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  • LONDON, Aug 8- Samsung's Galaxy S7 smartphones contain a microchip security flaw, uncovered earlier this year, that has put tens of millions of devices at risk to hackers looking to spy on their users, researchers told Reuters. But researchers from Austria's Graz Technical University told Reuters they have figured out a way to exploit the Meltdown...

  • An employee demonstrates the waterproof feature on the Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy S7 smartphone during a media event in Seoul, South Korea.

    Samsung's Galaxy S7 smartphones contain a microchip security flaw, uncovered earlier this year, that put tens of millions of devices at risk to hackers looking to spy on their users, researchers told Reuters.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 8- The nightmare scenario for computer security- artificial intelligence programs that can learn how to evade even the best defenses- may already have arrived. The group will unveil details of its experiment at the Black Hat security conference in Las Vegas on Wednesday. I absolutely do believe were going there, said Jon DiMaggio, a senior...

  • LONDON, Aug 8- Samsung's Galaxy S7 smartphones contain a microchip security flaw, uncovered earlier this year, that put tens of millions of devices at risk to hackers looking to spy on their users, researchers told Reuters. Researchers from Austria's Graz Technical University told Reuters they have figured out a way to exploit the Meltdown vulnerability to...

  • LONDON, Aug 8- Samsung's Galaxy S7 smartphones contain a microchip security flaw, uncovered earlier this year, that put tens of millions of devices at risk to hackers looking to spy on their users, researchers told Reuters. Researchers from Austria's Graz Technical University told Reuters they have figured out a way to exploit the Meltdown vulnerability to...

  • Aug 7- A U.S. jury on Tuesday returned a $315 million verdict against Scientific Games Corp, saying the gambling products company had initiated a frivolous patent lawsuit in hopes of controlling the market for automatic card-shufflers at casinos. The Chicago jury awarded $105 million to a group of companies led by Shuffle Tech International LLC that compete...

  • PARIS, Aug 6- Chef Joel Robuchon, who at one point had earned more than 30 Michelin stars across nearly two dozen restaurants on three continents, died on Monday at his home in Geneva aged 73, his staff said. Born in Poitiers, western France, in 1945, Robuchon rose quickly through apprenticeships, learning techniques from around the country, before taking over as...

  • PARIS, Aug 6- Joel Robuchon, a world famous chef who at one point earned more than 30 Michelin stars across nearly two dozen restaurants on three continents, died on Monday at his home in Geneva aged 73, his staff said. Born in Poitiers, western France, in 1945, Robuchon rose quickly through apprenticeships, learning techniques from across the country, before taking...

  • PARIS, Aug 6- French chef Joel Robuchon, who owned and ran gourmet restaurants in three continents including several awarded three Michelin stars, died on Monday in Geneva aged 73, his staff said. Named the "chef of the century" by the Gault et Millau cooking guide in 1990, Robuchon, known for his mashed potatoes among many other dishes, owned restaurants in cities...

  • July 31- Car rental company Hertz Corp, a unit of Hertz Global Holdings, said on Tuesday it had partnered with Aptiv Plc to help the auto technology firm manage its autonomous vehicles in North America. The initial program, scheduled to launch this fall in Las Vegas, will act as a guide for launch in other markets, Hertz said in a statement. Aptiv announced the launch of...

  • LONDON, July 30- T-Mobile US named Nokia to supply it with $3.5 billion in next-generation 5 G network gear, marking the world's largest 5 G deal so far and solid evidence of a new wireless upgrade cycle starting to take root. T-Mobile, the third biggest U.S. mobile carrier, said on Monday the Nokia deal would help to deliver the first nationwide 5 G services in the...

  • A scene after a mass shooting at a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 1, 2017.

    The hotel-casino company said more than 2,500 victims have filed or threatened to file cases on the liability claims for death, injury and emotional distress.

  • PARIS, June 29- AccorHotels, Europe's biggest hotels group, has agreed to buy a 50 percent stake in hotelier Sam Nazarian's upmarket SBE Entertainment Group, in a deal that will see Accor making a total investment of $319 million in SBE. AccorHotels said the SBE acquisition would increase its profile in major U.S. cities such as Los Angeles, Miami, Las Vegas and New...

  • PARIS, June 29- AccorHotels, Europe's biggest hotels group, has agreed to buy a 50 percent stake in hotelier Sam Nazarian's upmarket SBE Entertainment Group, in a deal that will see Accor making a total investment of $319 million in SBE. French company AccorHotels said the acquisition would increase its profile in major U.S. cities such as Los Angeles, Miami, Las...

  • The sports entity will house the New York Knicks and New York Rangers professional sports franchises, while the live entertainment company will include all owned concert-hosting venues such as New York's Madison Square Garden and Radio City Music Hall as well as nightclubs owned by the TAO Group. Jefferies raised its rating on MSG to "buy" from "hold" and also...

  • Dennis Hof, a legal brothel owner and recent winner of the Republican primary election for Nevada State Assembly District 36, gets a kiss from Misty Matrix, his girlfriend and a legal prostitute, at his Moonlite BunnyRanch legal brothel in Mound House, Nevada, June 16, 2018.

    Dennis Hof's political rise reflects fundamental changes in electoral norms that have roiled the GOP and upended American politics during the era of President Donald Trump.

  • Recruiters and job seekers are seen at a job fair.

    Job seekers in the oil and energy fields might want to consider Houston. According to the monthly LinkedIn Workforce Report, the city has more jobs in those sectors than available workers.

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    The most expensive neighborhood in Nevada might not be where you think it is.

  • Slot machines beneath a fanciful ceiling treatment on the game floor of the new MGM National Harbor Casino, preparing to open next week, on December, 02, 2016 in Oxon Hill, MD.

    A casino-hotel worker union said it has reached a tentative agreement with MGM Resorts, covering nearly half of the 50,000 employees threatening to strike in Las Vegas.

  • NEW YORK, May 30- Michael Jackson's estate sued ABC on Wednesday, arguing that a special the network aired last week about the pop singer's final days used his songs and music videos without permission. The copyright infringement lawsuit, which also names ABC's corporate parent Walt Disney Co as a defendant, was filed in Los Angeles federal court and took aim at "...