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Student charged in cyberattack on 304 computers at University of Alberta

January 6, 2017 The Canadian Press

EDMONTON – A University of Alberta student is facing numerous charges after a cyber-attack on university computers. The university says on Nov. 22 it found malware on 287 computers, which potentially affected more than 3,300 faculty, staff and students. It

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Judge approves $15 billion Volkswagen emissions settlement

October 25, 2016 The Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO – A federal judge in San Francisco has approved a nearly $15 billion court settlement of most claims against Volkswagen for its emissions-cheating scandal. U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer signed the order Tuesday approving the largest auto-scandal settlement

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California officials: Faulty hot tub caused deadly 2015 fire

August 12, 2016 Paul Elias - THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

SAN FRANCISCO – A hot tub’s faulty wiring ignited one of California’s most destructive wildfires, a blaze that killed four people, sent four firefighters to the hospital and destroyed more than 1,300 homes last year, officials said Wednesday. In addition,

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IBC congratulates police for laying charges in staged collision investigation in Ontario township

April 7, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is congratulating the York Regional Police (YRP) for laying charges in connection with an alleged staged collision in the Township of King, Ontario. Investigators with the YRP Major Collision Investigation Unit laid charges against