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Windows 10 Users Are Reporting Weird Test Notifications That Smell Of A Security Issue

WT24 Desk Microsoft hasn’t exactly had good luck lately with its Windows 10 operating system. Microsoft was especially shown in a negative light when the Windows 10 October 2018 Update introduced a number of critical faults that made the company take the extreme measure of pulling the update from its servers, according to HOTHARDWARE. Now, we’re hearing about another potential issue with Windows 10; one that could ...

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Alligator weighing about 750 pounds removed from Florida parking lot

WT24 Desk An alligator weighing around 750 pounds was removed from a business park’s parking lot in South Florida this week, UPI reports. The 12-foot reptile, estimated to be at least 60 years old, was spotted Thursday in the Jupiter Commerce Park, officials said in a Facebook post. “He was carefully removed without harm from the area and relocated to a ...

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Giant alligator shocks golfers at Georgia course

WT24 Desk A Georgia golfer said he has spotted alligators on the course before, but nothing approaching the size of the massive gator he recently caught on camera, UPI reports. Ed Vance said he was golfing with friends Sunday at the Club at Savannah Harbor Golf Course on Hutchinson Island when they heard what they initially thought to be a groundskeeper in ...

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Secretive group seeking to oust Kim Jong-un claim North Korea embassy raid

Cheollima Civil Defence says it carried out daring raid on Madrid building in February WT24 Desk A secretive dissident group seeking to overthrow the regime in North Korea has claimed responsibility for last month’s raid on the country’s embassy in Madrid, as a court in Spain prepared to seek the intruders’ extradition, The Guardian reports. Cheollima Civil Defence said in statement posted on ...

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Fast crocodile steals fisherman’s big catch

WT24 Desk A pair of fishermen in Australia captured video of the moment a big crocodile ran out of the water to steal a large catch, UPI reports. Dac Craig was filming while his friend, Daniel, reeled in “a donkey” of a barramundi in the Northern Territory’s Top End. The video shows the fish being pulled toward shore when another ...

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Qatar’s $434 million desert rose museum finally blooms

Among the exhibits is a 19th century carpet embroidered with 1.5 million Gulf pearls and the oldest Koran yet discovered in Qatar, also dating back to the 1800s. WT24 Desk Almost a decade in the making, three years late and at an estimated cost of $434 million, Qatar’s vast national museum, built in the shape of a desert rose, opens ...

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Men ride every Boston commuter train to Guinness record

WT24 Desk A pair of men set a Guinness World Record when they managed to ride all of Boston’s commuter train lines in under 7 1/2 hours, UPI reports. Alex Cox and Dominic DiLuzio received word from the record-keeping organization that they set a new world record by riding every Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority train line with a time of 7 hours, ...

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Florida dog credited for saving neighbors from house fire

WT24 Desk A Florida family whose house caught fire after midnight were able to safely escape the home thanks to a neighbor’s dog, UPI reports. Amber Walker said she couldn’t sleep about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday at her home in the Kingswood Manor subdivision, near Eatonville, because her dog, Angel, was acting agitated. The dog drew her attention to the window, ...

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Drugged orangutan found in Russian’s airline luggage

Police at Indonesian airport also found two live geckos and five lizards in suitcase WT24 Desk A Russian tourist attempting to smuggle a drugged orangutan out of Indonesia in his suitcase to bring home and keep as a pet has been arrested in Bali, police said on Saturday, AFP reports. Andrei Zhestkov was detained in Denpasar airport late on Friday while ...

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