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Friday, November 24, 2017

Chilean Singer, Composer Suing Disney for "Let it Go" Ripoff; Major Bombing in Mosque Egypt


 TOP NEWS … 
Militant extremists bombing during Friday prayers kills 200 or more at al-Rawdah mosque, a Sufi mosque in Bir al-Abd, Egypt with additional car bombings blocking roadways -- CBS News

ISIS-affiliate gunmen waited outside to shoot fleeing worshippers in mid-day Egypt mosque attack in Sinai Peninsula -- CNN

Hope lost of finding Argentine 44 crewmembers of ARA San Juan alive after reports of an underwater explosion -- Jane's 360

Russia launches deadliest submarine The Knyaz Vladimir capable of launching 16 city-destroying ICBMs with further reach than any US submarine -- The Sun

Sentence more than doubled, from 6 to 15 years, for Oscar Pistorius in South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal after government said sentence was too lenient -- NPR
SEC leader Mississippi State QB Nick Fitzgerald leaves rivalry game against Ole Miss with gruesome ankle dislocation injury with game loss 31-28 -- SPORTINGNEWS

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa takes power and vows to serve all citizens as new Zanu-PF party leader -- BBC NEWS | Second president since 1980 -- New York Times

Islamic State beheads 15 of its own fighters in eastern province of Nangarhar, Afghanistan -- Reuters

Slapped, insulted, hung upside down, tortured in Ritz Carlton Hotel Riyadh: American mercenaries (private security contractors) torture Saudi elite on orders of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Blackwater (now Academi) denies claims -- Daily Mail UK

Facebook introduces portal that will show user if they followed or "liked" Russian propaganda accounts on Facebook or Instagram -- Fox Business
 SEXCUSE ME? … 
Uma Thurman to Harvey Weinstein: ‘I’m Glad It’s Going Slowly — You Don’t Deserve a Bullet’ in Thanksgiving Instagram alert -- IndieWire

Alabama Republican senate candidate Roy Moore's accuser Gloria Deason's lawyer slams Sean Hannity's attempt to interview her -- FORTUNE

Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., accused of sexual misconduct by a second woman woman as ethics committee launches probe -- ABC News | $27,000+ to female aide confidentiality agreement to settle a complaint -- BuzzFeed NEWS
 PEOPLE … 
Only one NFL player, New York Giant Defensive End Olivier Vernon, takes a knee during national anthem -- The Hill

Tesla's Elon Musk warns we only have 'a 5 to 10% chance' of preventing killers robots from destroying humanity; regulation of Artificial Intelligence needed -- Daily Mail UK

Chilean international song artist Jaime Ciero sues Disney, Idina Menzel, Demi Lovato and more for stealing his song "Volar" with Disney with "Let It Go" from movie "Frozen" -- TMZ
 BUSINESS … 

CBS blackout on Dish ends 3-day blackout that affected customers in 26 states -- Fox Business

World's highest paid athletes: Cristiano Ronaldo, LeBron James, Lionel Messi, Roger Federer, more -- Forbes

Countries that use the most mobile data: Finland, Austria, Sweden, South Korea, Poland, Switzerland, United States, more -- Forbes

Facial recognition is tracking customers as they shop in stores, tech company Jardine OneSolution -- CNBC

Exit Scam: Cryptocurrency start-up Confido disappears with $375,000 from an ICO (Initial Coin Offering) -- CNBC
 WEATHER …