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Experian suffered a major data breach, as 15 million T-Mobile applicants were hacked. Information including social security numbers were taken from customers who signed up for a regular T-Mobile postpaid plan between Sept. 1-16. Find out what T-Mobile CEO John Legere had to say and the full story here.
“I had to get real with the fact that I am my own backup plan. Women across the board who are raising children or are sandwiched between childcare [...]
This past Monday, Grammy Award-winning producer/rapper Che “Rhymefest” Smith premiered his new documentary, “In My Father’s House“ in his hometown of Chicago.
The subject of his film is re-establishing a relationship with his father, Brian Tillman, who had been homeless for over 20 years.
Tillman shares how he adjusted to being in front of the camera, and the one thing Rhymefest can’t do. Check out the video below!
“In My Father’s House” is in select theaters October 9th.
The post A Moment with Rhymefest’s Father appeared first on JetMag.com. [...]
The Weeknd is headed to the Saturday Night Live stage as this weekend’s musical guest, but he first stopped by the set for a few promo videos.
In a series of three clips, the singer stands beside guest host Amy Schumer as SNL cast mate Kate McKinnon attempts to befriend them.
Unfortunately for her, the Trainwreck star and “The Hills” singer don’t seem too interested.
Watch the clip below, and catch The Weeknd Oct. 10 at 11:30 P.M. EST on NBC.
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A federal judge in Massachusetts has refused to dismiss a defamation lawsuit brought against comedian Bill Cosby by three women who say he sexually abused them decades ago.
The ruling Friday is a legal blow to Cosby, who has been accused of sexual assault by dozens of women.
The women claim in their lawsuit that Cosby’s representatives damaged their reputations by denying their allegations in sometimes disparaging language. Cosby’s lawyers had asked the judge to dismiss their suit, arguing that the remarks were personal opinions protected by the First Amendment and legal declarations made in his defense.
But in his ruling Friday, U.S. [...]
Over the summer, Miguel released his third studio album Wildheart, which includes “Simple Things.” While the original only features the singer, the remix invites Chris Brown and Future.
The “Coffee” crooner takes the first verse, Breezy covers the second and Future delivers the third. Coming in at almost four minutes, the “re-lit” version keeps the theme and flow of the song.
Take a listen below, and let us know which version you like the best.
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Google CFO Ruth Porat
This article was originally published on CNET.com on Oct. 7, 2015.
New Google finance chief Ruth Porat, who has been called Wall Street’s most powerful woman, is not alone in her belief that tech companies need to help open the door for more women and minorities.
But one of her reasons why isn’t always touted so clearly: It’s good for the bottom line, she said at a forum Wednesday at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit in San Francisco.
[RELATED: Lack of Diversity in Tech Takes Center Stage This Summer]
“This is not just the right thing to do socially. It’s [...]
As a global leader in helping governments, institutions and individuals build wealth, Morgan Stanley is committed to providing the tools and resources needed for entrepreneurs to elevate their business.
This week, in Bethesda, Maryland, the financial services firm held their Business FORWARD: Innovate and Connect event where business owners engaged with Morgan Stanley business leaders and partners to gain knowledge on how they can take their business to greater heights.
With opening remarks from Robert Meredith, executive director, central Maryland complex manager for Morgan Stanley; attendees enjoyed a day full of networking and insightful sessions on how to survive the ups and downs [...]