Hijacker threatened to crash airplane on Walmart; he was arrested.
Early in the morning of 3rd September 2022, a hijacker threatened to crash their plane at a Walmart in Tupelo, Mississippi. The situation was averted as the plane landed in a nearby field later on and the pilot/man responsible was arrested.Read full story
WWE Superstar John Cena Meets with a Teen with Down Syndrome Who Escaped Ukraine
John Cena meets up with Misha Rohozhyn, a 19-year-old boy with down syndrome, who escaped his home in Ukraine following the Russian invasion. Keep reading to learn more. John Cena meets a fan with Down Syndrome.Image courtesy: Twitter.Read full story
A Group of White Supremacists Planned to Riot at a Pride Event, Members Arrested
The authorities arrested 31 members of a white supremacist group named Patriot Front near a local Pride event in Idaho, USA. Close-Up Shot of a Person with Handcuffs - Image used for artistic purposes only.Kindel Media / Pexels.Read full story
TikToker gets called "a Whale" - Shuts Trolls Up with a Video
The Internet can bring you followers, fame, and monetary gains too. But the internet can also get toxic because of trolls. Influencers often face trolls who make fun of their appearance. Getting bullied by people who hide behind the keyboard is not a new thing on the internet. Getting fat-shamed is one of the worst experiences an influencer might face in his/her internet journey. Here's a story from Olivia Nicole Duffin who handled it differently.Read full story
Engineer at Google Claims Their A.I. Has Gained Sentience
Blake Lemoine, who has been an engineer at Google for seven years, claims that their A.I. “LaMDA” has gained sentience, even going on to say that it has effectively become a “person”.Read full story
The US Senate Approves a New Aid Package for Ukraine, Amounting Over 40 Billion dollars.
As the last aid package runs out, the US Senate has approved a new package for the war-torn nation Ukraine. The package, which would cost over $40 billion, would include military assistance as well as humanitarian resources.Read full story
Johnny Depp’s Lawyer Camille Vasquez Finally Addresses the Rumours About Her and Johnny's Dating
Johnny Depp’s lawyer Camille Vasquez has finally commented on the rumours about her and Johnny dating. She has called these rumours “sexist”. The court case fought between the famous Hollywood actor Johnny Depp and actress Amber Heard have been the talk of the town all across the globe for some time now. The case started off as Amber filed a case against Johnny on the basis of domestic abuse and Johnny countered it by pleading innocence and filing three separate defamation cases against Amber. Recently, the celebrity trials came to an end with Johnny Depp securing the victory, proving his innocence in the eyes of the law as well as his fans.Read full story
Another Mass Shooting in the US, This Time in Maryland - All We Know
An employee in a manufacturing plant in Maryland, USA, fatally shoots three of his co-workers. Here's all we know till now. Image given for artistic purpose only (not an accurate image).Maurício Mascaro / Pexels.Read full story
Chilling Account of Texas School Shooting Shared by a 10-Year-Old Survivor
“You’re all gonna die”– 10-year-old Samuel Salinas, a survivor of the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School, recalls what the shooter said. As reported in People, In a tragic incident that took place on May 24th, 2022, at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, USA, 18-year-old Salvador Ramos fatally shot nineteen students and two teachers. Earlier that day, Ramos evidently shot his grandmother in the forehead, severely wounding her. Then, he headed for the school. Approximately five minutes before entering the premises of Robb Elementary, he started firing shots with his AR-15 style rifle. Then he entered the premises through an unlocked side gate and faced no obstruction in the process. Upon entering the building, he locked himself in a classroom. It is there that the tragedy took place. Inside the classroom, he shot and killed twenty-one people including nineteen students and two teachers. He then remained there for approximately an hour before a member of the United States Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC) fatally shot him.Read full story
Windows Users Must Be Aware of a New Found Exploit - Follina
An exploit has been discovered recently and it can affect all versions of Windows. According to experts in a report on Wired, this newly found exploit takes advantage of the MSDT (Microsoft Support Diagnostic Tool), which is a tool that is built into all versions of Windows. This tool basically helps the support team of Microsoft help the users with troubleshooting. This tool can be found easily by searching for “MSDT” in the Home menu of Windows. When an user needs help troubleshooting and they call the support team, they give the user a passcode. When this passcode is entered into the MSDT, it gives the support team access to some information about the device and software of the user. The support team can then use that information to locate the problem with the device and guide the user to efficient troubleshooting.Read full story
Bug in Gmail’s Authentication Code for Facebook Users is Discovered.
A recently discovered error in its authentication code and its possible exploits can make users rethink. Speaking to The Daily Swing, security researcher Youssef Sammouda has revealed a set of flaws in the authentication code that Gmail uses, which has allowed him to exploit the vulnerabilities of Facebook. He reveals that this can be used to hijack any Facebook account that uses Gmail credentials as log-in info. The scope of the damage that could be done through the wrong exploitation of this vulnerability can only be imagined.Read full story
Event Horizon Telescope Captures Picture of the Black Hole at the Center of Our Galaxy - Sagittarius A*
On 12 May 2022, the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration published the first-ever image of Sagittarius A* for the eyes of the public. The rendition and publication of the photograph is a historical moment in the world of cosmology.Read full story