Social media trend has students trash Metro Detroit school property

CARLETON, Mich. – Some students are destroying and stealing school property in a new social media challenge called “Devious Licks.” Several school districts across Metro Detroit are warning parents after local schools experienced vandalism. TikTok has banned devious licks, making the hashtag unsearchable as the company works to remove videos. “I got wind of this… Continue reading Social media trend has students trash Metro Detroit school property

Metro social media users becoming increasing targets of ransomware attacks – WSB-TV Channel 2

ATLANTA — The federal government is warning consumers and companies alike about an increase in cyberattacks. Cybersecurity experts say they are seeing a surge in ransomware attacks against both multimillion dollar companies and everyday social media users. Research shows that most hackers can break into your social media account through your username and password. Once… Continue reading Metro social media users becoming increasing targets of ransomware attacks – WSB-TV Channel 2

Hochul’s cannabis appointment reeks of inexperience: lawmaker

Gov. Kathy Hochul’s choice to head the new cannabis control board is a half-baked idea — because the appointee has zero experience dealing with the marijuana industry, a legislative pot expert kvetched. Sen. Diane Savino (D-Staten Island) called Hochul’s appointment of former state Assemblywoman Tremaine Wright “mystifying” during a hastily assembled confirmation hearing before the… Continue reading Hochul’s cannabis appointment reeks of inexperience: lawmaker

Pyro ranted on social media hours before Chelsea arson rampage

The alleged pyro accused of a fiery “rampage” through Chelsea bizarrely complained about the city’s gay community on social media hours before the arson attack. “I am going to need big time protection to go to any of these places!!!” alleged firebug Alex Blodgett, 39, ranted on Facebook the day before the arson outburst, posting… Continue reading Pyro ranted on social media hours before Chelsea arson rampage