Ransomware Attack Spurs Renewed Scrutiny of US Spy Agency

The victims, the official says, range widely in scope, from a few computers at companies and organizations to networks of many more. The minister assisting the prime minister for cyber security, Dan Tehan, said that government agencies and the nati... More..

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South Koreans find 'comfort women' deal hard to accept: envoy
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

South Koreans find 'comfort women' deal hard to accept: envoy

Moon made his comments hours after South Korea, which hosts 28,500 US troops, said it wanted to reopen a channel of dialogue with North Korea as Moon seeks a two-track policy, involving sanctions and talks, t...More..

Conservative Ghalibaf withdraws from Iran presidential race
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Conservative Ghalibaf withdraws from Iran presidential race

Iran's principalists hope that the support of Ghalibaf is likely to give him a real push in gaining votes and drawing closer to Rouhani in the polls . But Rohani's influence is limited and he has less power th...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

At least 21 killed in Iranian coal mine explosion -state media

The explosion took place at 12:45 p.m. local time Wednesday, according to IRNA . An official said the current priority was to remove potentially explosive gas that has concentrated in the tunnel the workers ...More..

Russia's Putin says ready to give transcript of Trump meeting with Lavrov
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Russia's Putin says ready to give transcript of Trump meeting with Lavrov

But whether the charges are true or false, US experts said this and other White House turmoil is creating, at the very least, the sense that the administration is in a state of disorder. Michael Flynn was sacke...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump NSA says status of Western Wall a 'policy decision'

Immediately after landing in Tel Aviv, Friedman traveled to Jerusalem and visited the Western Wall, praying for the health of his family and for the success of President Trump . The White House later disavow...More..

Dutch king was KLM 'guest pilot' for 21 years
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Dutch king was KLM 'guest pilot' for 21 years

For it was in fact their monarch telling them about the weather conditions and the estimated arrival times. It was their king. The fleet of smaller Fokker 70 planes flown by the king are now being phased out ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Turkish thugs must pay for assault on DC protest

Erdogan and Trump, in particular, discussed the Kurdish issue. "There is no convergence, there is no compromise on the definition of PYD, which Turkey sees as PKK branch in Syria, while the United States see ...More..

Pvt. Chelsea Manning set for release after 7 years in prison
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Pvt. Chelsea Manning set for release after 7 years in prison

On Jan. 17, President Obama commuted the bulk of Manning's 35-year prison sentence, enabling her to be released this year. At the age of 22 while known as Bradley Manning and stationed in Iraq, she leaked a...More..

Several hurt in clashes outside Turkey's Washington embassy
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Several hurt in clashes outside Turkey's Washington embassy

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived at the White House today for his first meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump. The Washington Post reports: "Erdogan is staying at Blair House across from th...More..

Israel to maintain strong military ties with US
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Israel to maintain strong military ties with US

He added again: "If the American administration wants this, of course". The paper - citing two people who read notes written by Mr Comey - reported that when Mr Comey met Mr Trump the day after Mr Flynn resig...More..

Merkel says she won't tell France what to do
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Merkel says she won't tell France what to do

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres tweeted after the Tuesday meeting that the two "discussed peace and security #globalgloals and human rights". "First we need to work on what we want to change, and then i...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump revealed highly classified info to Russia

Those reports first appeared in The Washington Post , saying that in his meeting last week with the Russian foreign minister, Trump revealed classified information that was so sensitive, it had not been wid...More..

White House offers shifting explanations of Trump's disclosure to Russians
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

White House offers shifting explanations of Trump's disclosure to Russians

Consternation and confusion overtook Capitol Hill on Tuesday as Republicans confronted revelations that President Donald Trump had disclosed highly classified information to the Russians in the Oval Office a da...More..

WannaCry ransomware loses its kill switch, so watch out
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

WannaCry ransomware loses its kill switch, so watch out

Computers in more than 150 countries have been hit by what experts are calling an unprecedented mass cyberattack using ransomware . According to Singh, this was not the first time a ransomware has hit the s...More..

White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

But the fact is, the overwhelming majority of law enforcement are outstanding men and women who choose to serve our community. It also was incredibly silent, he said , adding that it was "hard to imagine" such...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft's President Reflects On Cyberattack, Helping Pirates And The NSA

Most security professionals understand that it's not a case of "if" but "when" an organisation will be hit by an attack. The fact is that poorly protected encryption or outdated systems are deplorably prepare...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

John McCain says Trump scandals now 'Watergate size'

Comey to drop the investigation on former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Mak said the longtime Arizona senator was speaking at the "International Republican Institute where he is receiving the Fre...More..

Ransomware attack: What you need to know
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ransomware attack: What you need to know

The European Union's police agency, Europol, says it is working with countries hit by the global ransomware cyberattack to rein in the threat and help victims. Griffiths, who was receiving chemotherapy at Bart'...More..

Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump claims 'absolute right' to share info with Russian Federation

Trump did not identify the particular method of intelligence gathering employed in the operation or the partner nation. The Washington Post reported on Monday that Trump leaked " highly classified informa...More..

Arsene Wenger rules out Arsenal swoop for Jordan Pickford
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Arsene Wenger rules out Arsenal swoop for Jordan Pickford

City look nearly certain to achieve the bare minimum of a top-four place and could only finish below Arsenal if they lost at Watford , Arsenal won and there was a five-goal swing, with Wenger's side scor...More..

DraftKings PGA Lineup: Byron Nelson Championship 2017 Optimal Picks
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

DraftKings PGA Lineup: Byron Nelson Championship 2017 Optimal Picks

Palmer was the runner-up here in 2011, and has had one top-10 since in five starts. India's Anirban Lahiri, who has been struggling for form for the last two months, will be seeking to reverse his fortunes wh...More..

Authorities: Jet crashes at small airport near New York City
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Authorities: Jet crashes at small airport near New York City

No one else was on the Learjet, which was coming from Philadelphia. A pilot suffered minor injuries Tuesday night after an aircraft crashed near a home in Ocean County, authorities said. EAGLESWOOD, N.J. (AP)...More..

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan's intentions have been revealed, says Dalbir Kaur
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan's intentions have been revealed, says Dalbir Kaur

India and Pakistan on Monday presented their arguments before the International Court of Justice over the death sentence awarded to Kulbhushan Jadhav by the Pakistani military court. "It is written in an agreem...More..

North Korea claims test of 'newly developed ballistic rocket'
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

North Korea claims test of 'newly developed ballistic rocket'

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects the long-range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12 (Mars-12) in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on May 15, 2017. The t...More..