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    Warning: AT&T texts can be faked to hack you

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — There’s a problem with the way AT&T sends out customer alerts via text message: They’re too easy to mimic. With little effort, a scammer could send you alerts that look just like the real thing. Click on a link and the hacker will grab your login credentials — or fool you into giving up your credit card too. It’s yet another phishing scheme. But instead of email, hackers can target you with texts. The problem stems […]

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    Watch: Baby Louise ‘seeing her mommy’ for the first time will warm your heart

    Baby Louise suffers from a rare form of Albinism, and part of the condition has limited her eyesight since birth. Last week Louise’s mother uploaded a touching video to YouTube showing her baby receiving glasses for the first time. Her mother writes in the video’s description on YouTube, “Our sweet Louise who has Albinism, received her glasses! This is her reaction from putting them on for the first time.” By Thursday the video had been seen more than three million […]

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    U.S. officials say 6,000 ISIS fighters killed in battles

    WASHINGTON (CNN) — The coalition fighting ISIS has killed more than 6,000 fighters including half of the top command of the terror group, U.S. diplomatic officials said Thursday. The number of fighters killed has not been publicly discussed before but was disclosed by the U.S. ambassador to Iraq who told Al Arabiya television earlier in the day that an estimated 6,000 fighters have been killed, saying it was having an “devastating” impact on ISIS. The estimate calculated by U.S. Central […]

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    Thousands to say farewell to Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah

    (CNN) — Thousands are gathering in Riyadh on Friday to say farewell to Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud, a cautious reformer who succeeded in securing broader freedoms in the conservative kingdom but fell short in gaining greater independence for women. Abdullah died early Friday Riyadh time, several weeks after the state-run Saudi Press Agency said he was suffering from pneumonia and had been admitted to the hospital. The royal court didn’t release an exact cause of death. […]

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    Mother outraged after spotting ‘satanic’ symbol in school bus brake lights

    CORDOVA, Tenn. — A Tennessee parent is upset after she says she saw a “satanic” pentagram on a school bus. The mom told WMC she snapped a photo of the brake light on a Durham School Services bus in Cordova. “Anyone who fears a God, if not God and Jesus Christ, should be outraged,” said the mother, who was not identified because she is reportedly receiving death threats after sharing the photo on social media. The mother says it’s appalling […]

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    Netflix has big plans to produce more original series

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — If you like “House of Cards” or “Orange is the New Black,” there will be more where that came from. A lot more. “I think that we can probably launch successfully — high-quality — around 20 original scripted shows a year, which means every 2.5 to three weeks you’re launching a new season or a new show on Netflix,” said the company’s chief content officer, Ted Sarandos. Here are the movies and shows coming to Netflix […]

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    Watch: New ‘Bad Lip Reading of The NFL’ video features lots of Tony Romo

    Tired of waiting for the Super Bowl? This will cheer you up:

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    Watch: Richmond realtor caught on camera stealing from home

    Henrico, Va. — A Richmond real estate agent is being charged with drug possession and larceny after allegedly stealing pain medication from a home she was showing. The home owner installed four cameras into the home after his wife reported that she was missing a pair of earrings following an open house, according to our sister station WTVR. “I thought it was a little bit silly, but I mean he had reason for putting it up,” the owner’s daughter said. It […]

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    Man accused of stealing dog from Eastern Shore yard denies charge

    Accomack County, Va. – A man accused of stealing a dog from a yard on the Eastern Shore says he didn’t do it, but he has turned himself into police. “I’m not going to run from the law, so I’m going to answer that warrant and make sure I turn myself in on my own and not be embarrassed in public,” Gordon Shell told NewsChannel 3. Shell is out on bond. Last week, a neighbor said he saw a group of […]

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    U.S. military bases in Europe ordered to step up security

    (CNN) — All U.S. military bases in Europe were ordered Tuesday to institute additional security measures in the wake of the attacks in Paris and arrests in Belgium and continuing intelligence that foreign fighters are returning to Europe. “U.S. European Command directed its component commands to implement additional force protection measures and random security enhancements at facilities across the EUCOM area of responsibility,” Captain Gregory Hicks, EUCOM spokesman told CNN on Thursday. Hicks said the measures were “prudent” given the […]

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    Rare frilled shark caught off Australian coast

    (CNN) — It looks like something out of “Alien,” but has more in common with “Jurassic Park.” It’s a rare frilled shark that has been caught by a fisherman in Australia, where no one remembers ever seeing one caught before. With a mouth packed full of needle-like teeth and a body like an eel, the six-foot long frilled shark is sometimes described as a fish “fossil” that dates back 80 million years. David Guillot says that it’s like nothing he […]

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    Accomack County Schools, Northampton County Schools (Va.) closed due to weather

    Heavy fog is causing bridge advisories and school delays around the region. Northampton County Schools (VA) and Accomack County Schools are closed. There are fog advisories at the Coleman Bridge, JRB, MMMBT, HRBT, Midtown Tunnel and High Rise Bridge. Due to fog, the Currituck/Knotts Island Ferry is not running this morning.


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