CNA National News

Violent Protest Demonstrations in Charlotte

A prayer vigil in Charlotte, NC, became violent Wednesday night. Protesters attacked police and passing cars and vandalized businesses in downtown Charlotte. The governor has declared a state of emergency.

At Least 500 Million Yahoo Accounts Hacked

Yahoo announced on Thursday that at least 500 million accounts have been hacked and data stolen from them. The hacking is believed to have happened in late 2014. Yahoo says the hacker was most likely an individual sponsored by a government.

Planet Orbiting Two Stars Discovered

Scientists announced Thursday that they have discovered a planet orbiting two stars. The planet is located 8,000 light years from earth. The two stars are about 7 million miles apart from each other.