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Mysterious wave of texts leave Americans extremely confused

Mysterious wave of texts leave Americans extremely confused

Technology
A mysterious technical glitch has seen some American mobile phone owners receive unintelligible messages from their friends, family, and even exes.It is believed that a "maintenance update" caused texts originally sent in February to be randomly sent in the early hours of Thursday morning. While the glitch helped reunite friends who hadn't talked to each other for several months, the unprompted messages instilled fear in others.One woman from Oregon said she woke up at 5am to a text from her sister that simply said "omg" - causing her to worry that something had happened to her newborn nephew in hospital.Stephanie Bovee ended up waking her mother in a panic, and it took three hours for her to realise that everything was fine and the text was a mistake. ...
7 in 10 Americans have cried over money. Here’s what to do if you’re one of them

7 in 10 Americans have cried over money. Here’s what to do if you’re one of them

Finance
Don Bayley | iStock / 360 | Getty ImagesYou've heard that you shouldn't cry over spilled milk. But what about money?A new study from CompareCards.com found that about 7 in 10 Americans have shed tears about their finances.Debt is the biggest source of stress, according to the survey, with 31% saying household debt caused them to shed tears, and 20% saying credit card debt made them cry.Other sources of worry include unemployment, for 15% of those surveyed; cost of living issues, such as meeting rent or mortgage payments, 14%; and tight budgets, 14%.More from Personal Finance:Here are steps you can take to protect your side hustle How retirees can make required minimum distributions pain free Here's why you should buy life insurance when you are youngThe online survey was conducted in Sept...
KSI vows to knock Logan Paul out ‘by round five’ and sends chilling message to American’s brother: ‘I’d like to break Jake Paul’s skull’

KSI vows to knock Logan Paul out ‘by round five’ and sends chilling message to American’s brother: ‘I’d like to break Jake Paul’s skull’

Sports
KSI has told talkSPORT he will knock Logan Paul out by the FIFTH round of their boxing rematch.The two Youtubers will fight each other in the ring for a second time after battling to a draw in their first bout – the rematch taking place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Getty The two couldn’t be separated at the first fight in August 2018 Brit KSI also took the opportunity to send a chilling message to Paul’s younger brother Jake, who is also a Youtuber, that he’d like to “break Jake Paul’s skull.” At the KSI vs Logan Paul rematch press conference in London, KSI insisted that Paul will not be able to deal with him come November 9. He told Gareth A Davies: “November 9th I’m knocking him out by round five. There’s nothing he can do about it. “He can lift
Anthony Joshua v Jarrell Miller off after American’s second ‘adverse finding’

Anthony Joshua v Jarrell Miller off after American’s second ‘adverse finding’

Sports
Jarrell Miller has returned a second "adverse finding" from a drugs test and will now be replaced as Anthony Joshua's next opponent, says Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn.Miller was denied a licence for the 1 June bout after a first adverse finding from a sample taken on 20 March.Hearn said Miller had "failed a second separate test for a further substance". He says a new opponent for British IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight champion Joshua will be announced next week.The fight, due to take place in New York, will be Joshua's US debut.Where does Joshua go now?Listen: 5 Live Boxing with Costello & BunceHearn had previously stated that Joshua's "preparations continue" and that eight boxers were bei...