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Encrypted messaging services like WhatsApp must make their platforms accessible to intelligence agencies, a top British security official declared Sunday amid reports that the Westminster attacker used the service minutes before his assault on Parliament.
British police investigating the attack on Parliament that claimed four victims and wounded dozens say they still believe the assailant acted alone and they have no information indicating that further attacks are planned.
Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu said it may never be possible to fully determine the motives of attacker Khalid Masood, who was shot dead Wednesday after running over pedestrians with an SUV on London's Westminster Bridge and fatally stabbing a policeman guarding Parliament.
Yuri Gripas/ReutersOn Friday, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin answered a slew of questions in an interview with Axios' Mike Allen about the global economy and US labor market, including about the threat of artificial intelligence (AI) affecting American jobs.
Mnuchin is not overly worried. Concerns about AI and jobs are so far way "it's not even on our radar screen
Lawton Wood. At the edge of Discovery Park, this four-bedroom house lies on nearly an acre of gardens and mature trees. The 1919 home's craftsman-style woodwork, built-ins, and trim come from reclaimed wood and local materials.
The main living room has a vaulted ceiling, a fireplace, and hardwood floors. A finished tree house for guests overlooks the outdoor pool, which is thought to be the oldest residential pool in Seattle.
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President Trump is granting automakers "their top wish," said Bill Vlasic at The New York Times. While visiting Detroit last week, Trump pledged to reopen a government review of the strict fuel efficiency standards set by the Obama administration in 2012.
One person was killed and at least 14 people were wounded in a shooting at a nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, early on Sunday, CNN reported, citing police.
The shooting took place just after 1 a.m. at Cameo Night Club, police said.
According to The Independent, the shooter is reportedly on the run after the incident.
Fast casual Tex-Mex spot The Whole Enchilada is renovating a Plant Street building for a new Winter Garden restaurant. The Whole Enchilada is working on a remodel of the former Encore Furniture building at 129 W. Plant St. Owners are planning a rooftop patio with a bar and a restaurant on the bottom