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Federal Officials Investigating Scottrade Data Breach

Raymond Boyd/Getty Images(ST. LOUIS, Mo.) -- Another day, another data breach; this time for Scottrade Inc.On Friday, the discount brokerage company released a statement on its website saying federal law encorment officials had informed Scottrade there we

Black Women's Book Club Files Lawsuit Against Napa Valley Wine Train for Discrim

Jose Carlos Fajardo/Bay Area News Group/TNS via Getty Images(NAPA, Calif.) -- A group of predominantly African-American women who are part of a women's book club that was kicked off a Napa Valley Wine Train in California for allegedly being "too loud" has

Wall Street Gains After Bleak Jobs Report

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Big gains on Wall Street at the end of the week, despite a poor jobs report.The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 200.36 to close at 16472.37.The Nasdaq gained 80.69 to end 4707.78, while the S&P 500 finished the sess

Mattel Gives Classic View-Master Toy a Modern VR Makeover

Mattel(NEW YORK) -- Mattel introduced a new version this week of the classic View-Master toy with a modern twist: virtual reality.In collaboration with Google, Mattel created a plastic kid-friendly version of Google Cardboard to view new places and experi

Stagefright 2.0: How Bug Targets Android Devices

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The second coming of the Stagefright bug is here.Less than two months after Google patched the vulnerability affecting Android devices, security research firm Zimperium said it has discovered a second vulnera

Alphabet Shakeup Spells Change for Google

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The close of trading Friday will spell a new era for Google as the search giant becomes a part of new holding company Alphabet Inc.Google announced Friday it expects stock from "Google Inc." will transfer to

US Economy Adds 142,000 Jobs in September, Wages and Unemployment Rate Remain St

Pixsooz/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Labor Department released its September unemployment report on Friday, showing a lower than expected number of jobs added.According to the Labor Department, U.S. employers added just 142,000 jobs last mont

Data Breach May Have Exposed Information on 15 Million T-Mobile Customers

Wolterk/iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- T-Mobile said Thursday night that a data breach at a vendor in charge of processing the mobile carrier's credit applications may have put customers information at risk."We have been notified by Experian, a