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Former employees say Lyft staffers spied on passengers

Similar to Uber’s “God View” scandal, Lyft staffers have been abusing customer insight software to view the personal contact info and ride history of the startup’s passengers. One source that formerly worked with Lyft tells TechCrunch that widespread access to the company’s backend let staffers “see pretty much everything including …

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Gardaí investigate shooting at boxing tournament

Gardaí are investigating a shooting in Dublin this evening, less than a week after the 14th murder in the ongoing feud between the Hutch and Kinahan crime gangs. At around 9.45pm, shots were fired on the South Circular Road near the National Stadium where a juvenile boxing tournament was taking …

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'Russia's Trump' gears up for Putin battle

He is a millionaire several times over and claims to represent the forgotten people of his country. He also wants to root out corruption among its elites. Sound familiar? You could call Pavel Grudinin Russia’s answer to Donald Trump. After making a fortune out of real estate, Mr Grudinin is …

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