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WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate report says automakers are cramming cars with wireless technology, but have failed to adequately protect against the real possibility that hackers could use those potential entry points to take control of vehicles or steal personal data. Sen. Edward Markey of Massachusetts commissioned the report.
BOSTON (AP) — Much of New England is already covered in snow. Over the next 48 hours, parts of the region could get even more, perhaps more than a foot of new snow. Officials are wondering where they'll put it all after they plow the streets. Winter storm warnings have been issued for central New York, the western Catskills and much of New England through early Tuesday.
MONROEVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania mall that was the scene of a shooting that wounded three people, two of them critically, plans to institute a new policy barring unaccompanied minors on weekend nights. It'll go into effect at the end of this month. The shooting in a Macy's department store at the Monroeville Mall took place last night. A 17-year-old suspect has been arrested.
CAIRO (AP) — Security officials in Egypt now say at least 25 people have been killed in a riot outside a major soccer game near Cairo. Three officials say some people died during a stampede, while others died in clashes with police. What caused the riot on Sunday isn't clear. Similar violence three years ago killed 74 people.
LONDON (AP) — The British Academy Film Awards are considered an indicator of likely success at Hollywood's Academy Awards later this month. On Sunday, "Boyhood" was named best picture. Its filmmaker Richard Linklater was named best director. Eddie Redmayne won best-actor for portraying physicist Stephen Hawking in "The Theory of Everything." Julianne Moore was named best actress for "Still Alice."
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