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A June 10, 2015, file photo shows Ashley Madison's Korean website on a computer screen in Seoul, South Korea. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man/ File)

Ashley Madison claims surge of new users in wake of security breach

- The Washington Times

Ashley Madison says a massive security breach of the dating site and its 30 million-plus users hasn’t slowed new signups, claiming that hundreds of thousands of new accounts have been registered in the last week amid global legal disputes and the loss of company’s chief executive.

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In this Saturday, June 27, 2015, photo, an Air Koryo plane sits on the tarmac in front of the new Pyongyang International Airport terminal building, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Air Koryo is the only carrier to have been awarded just one star in rankings released recently by the UK-based SkyTrax consultancy agency. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

Is N. Korean airline world's worst? It may be the quirkiest

- Associated Press

If an Air Koryo passenger ignores its no-photography rule, a flight attendant might take the camera and delete the pictures herself. Crumpling up a newspaper bearing the image of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un can earn travelers a stern lecture, or worse.

FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2015 file photo, a Chinese military vehicle carrying what appears to be covered short-range ballistic missiles rolls down a main avenue during a rehearsal for a large military parade in Beijing. When China rolls out its latest armaments Thursday, Sept. 3, for a lavish parade commemorating the defeat of Japan in World War II, defense experts and foreign armies will be watching closely for any revelations about new military capabilities. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)

A preview of new gear China's military showing off at parade

- Associated Press

When China rolls out its latest armaments Thursday for a lavish parade commemorating the defeat of Japan in World War II, defense experts and foreign armies will be watching closely for any revelations about new military capabilities.

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer smiles during a session at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, in this Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, file photo. Mayer posted on Tumblr, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, that she's pregnant with twin girls, due in December. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)

CEOs big news can cause ripple effects for company

- Associated Press

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is promising to be away from the job for just a "limited time" when she gives birth to twins later this year, but the development only adds to the uncertainty some investors have long had about Yahoo.

FILE - In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, a man leaves the headquarters of Uber in San Francisco. A federal judge granted class-action status Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, to a lawsuit in California against Uber over the payment of its drivers, upping the stakes for the ride-hailing company in the case. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)

Court sides with Uber drivers to expand case over pay

- Associated Press

A federal judge granted class-action status Tuesday to a lawsuit in California against Uber over the payment of its drivers, upping the stakes for the ride-hailing company in the case.

Bruce Kulick (photo by Rick Gould)

Bruce Kulick: 'Have Guitar, Will Rock!'

Not many people can lay claim to having played with two of the biggest bands in the history of classic rock, but guitarist Bruce Kulick can. He spent more than a decade in the nonmakeup run of KISS and has been riffing in Grand Funk Railroad for the past 15 years.

In this Saturday Aug. 29, 2015 photo, Illinois Veterans Home resident Godfrey Rezba, left, visits with family members out front of Elmore Infirmary in Quincy, Ill. The death toll from a Legionnaires' disease outbreak at the western Illinois veterans home climbed to seven Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, with the state's public health director suggesting more fatalities are likely. Officials with the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs and the state Department of Public Health said that each of the victims at the 129-year-old facility had underlying medical conditions, with an average age of 86. (Michael Kipley/The Quincy Herald-Whig via AP)

7 dead from Legionnaires' disease at Quincy veterans home

- Associated Press

The death toll from a Legionnaires' disease outbreak at a western Illinois veterans home climbed to seven Tuesday, with the state's public health director suggesting more fatalities are likely.