CLEVELAND — On Wednesday's 3News Now with Stephanie Haney, the top headlines include Olivia Jade's return to YouTube, how to make the most of Cyber Monday, ways to be smart about charitable giving and another warning to protect your personal data from hackers.
Olivia Jade, daughter of Fuller House star Lori Loughlin and fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, posted her first YouTube video on Sunday since her parents were accused of paying $500,000 to have their two daughters falsely labeled as recruits to the USC crew team. They have pleaded not guilty.
Jade went silent on social media at the time and lost advertising deals that included cosmetics retailer Sephora and hair products company TRESemme.
This latest video has 1.6 million views to date and is the #1 trending video on YouTube as of 3 P.M. Eastern on Monday.
In other online news, hackers are now taking advantage of our constant desire to stay connected by targeting public charging spaces where people plug in their devices.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's office calls this "juice jacking," and has offered three tips to avoid malware that might be planted at the public docks:
L.A. District Attorney Like Sasik says we should use AC power outlets instead of USB charging stations, take our own AC and car chargers with us when traveling and also consider investing in a portable charger for emergencies.
You may want to keep these tips in mind as you search the internet for Cyber Monday deals. To help you get the most bang for your buck, Stephanie will go over how 3News Danielle Serino broke down where to focus your shopping efforts today.
With Giving Tuesday coming up tomorrow, 3News' Brandon Simmons will stop by the live stream to sharing tips with us on how to be smart about making donations.
On 3News Now, digital anchor Stephanie Haney covers the top headlines, trending topics and previews what we’re working on for you right now ahead of What Matters Most at 6 P.M., Front Row at 7 P.M. and What’s Next at 11 P.M.
Check back with us each afternoon on wkyc.com, in the 3News app, on Facebook and YouTube for the 3News Now update with Stephanie.