Ashley Madison parent CEO quits after huge infidelity data hack Aug 28, 2015 10:35AM

By Alastair Sharp

TORONTO (Reuters) - The chief executive of infidelity website Ashley Madison's parent company Avid Life Media has left, just over a week after hackers leaked data about millions of its clients in a massive cyber assault.

Avid Life said on Friday the departure of Noel Biderman was by "mutual agreement" and its existing senior management team would take over until a new CEO is appointed.

On Aug. 18, hackers who... (continue reading...)

Trump Looks to Acquire The Pope's Favorite Soccer Club Aug 28, 2015 09:22AM

As the presidential race heats up, business doesn't end for Donald Trump. And his next move might aim to secure a holy lot more voters.

The NY Post said Trump and business partner Alessandro Proto send a letter to Argentina’s Club Atletico San Lorenzo de Almagro proposing an acquisition of the club.

Notably, Club Atletico San Lorenzo de Almagro is Pope Francis' favorite football club.

No official bid has been made and discussions are still in early stages.

San Lorenzo... (continue reading...)

Florida Governor declares state of emergency ahead of storm Erika Aug 28, 2015 09:06AM

MIAMI (Reuters) - Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency on Friday in preparation for the arrival of Tropical Storm Erika as it made a soggy path through the Caribbean toward the southeastern United States.

Scott, in announcing his decision, cited a five-day forecast by the U.S. National Hurricane Center that predicted the storm will travel "up the spine of Florida" from Sunday into next week.

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Florida governor declares state of emergency ahead of tropical storm Erika Aug 28, 2015 09:01AM

Florida governor declares state of emergency ahead of tropical storm Erika

Accused U.S. 'flash crash' trader fails to have UK extradition case postponed Aug 28, 2015 06:30AM

LONDON (Reuters) - A London-based day-trader accused by the United States of market manipulation that contributed to the Wall Street "flash crash" in 2010, failed to persuade a court on Friday to postpone his extradition hearing.

Navinder Sarao, who lives with his parents in a small house near London's Heathrow Airport, was arrested by British police on a U.S. extradition warrant in April after being charged with wire fraud, commodities fraud and market... (continue reading...)

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