World reels from cyberattack that hit nearly 100 countries

Hospitals across Hertfordshire have recently been experiencing IT failures - but it has been confirmed they are NOT linked to a countrywide "cyber attack". "Appropriate economy-wide policy responses are needed", the ministers said in their draft stat... More..

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Now what? Election puts BC into political parts unknown
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Now what? Election puts BC into political parts unknown

Voters in Canada's British Columbia went to the polls to choose a new provincial government on Tuesday in a neck-and-neck race between the ruling Liberal Party and left-leaning New Democrats. At last look, howe...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Take a look at Price Fluctuations: Marathon Oil Corporation's (MRO)

The firm earned "Sector Perform" rating on Friday, February 19 by RBC Capital Markets. Currently, the market capitalization of FirstEnergy Corp. Invesco Limited holds 0.02% or 1.21M shares in its portfolio. T...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UK interior minister says health system has recovered from cyber attack

Kaspersky reported Friday it recorded more than 45,000 attacks of the so-called " WannaCry " ransomware in 74 countries around the world, with most of the incursions occurring in Russian Federation. "Most folks...More..

Ebola outbreak declared in Congo, with at least 3 dead
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Ebola outbreak declared in Congo, with at least 3 dead

The Zaire strain is the same one that caused an global public health emergency, more than 28,000 illnesses, and more than 11,000 deaths in West Africa in 2014 to 2016. None is yet approved for sale, in part bec...More..

Eurovision: Pop, beats and a dancing ape - but no Russia
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Eurovision: Pop, beats and a dancing ape - but no Russia

The thing that makes it such a sensation and reverent today is that viewers are able to vote on the victor, the same way it worked with " American Idol ". The decision to ban Russia and Samoylova from the com...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

COAS visits LoC, appreciates high state of operational readiness

In a press release, the ISPR said that during his visit, the COAS was briefed on the situation by local commander. He hailed supreme sacrifice of the officer and his family for the motherland. Meanwhile, Paki...More..

Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Italy, Portugal lead the pack as Kiev hosts Eurovision final

The concert venue, however, is an uninspiring exhibition centre across the city's Dnipro River. The contest drew 204 million viewers worldwide last year, with that number expected to grow this year. The Eurovis...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

UN agency announces 2 more suspected Ebola cases in Congo

One out of the five blood samples tested at the DRC's National Biomedical Research Institute tested positive for the disease. Six cases are now hospitalized. The country has fought seven outbreaks before the cu...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

England drawn with France and Argentina

Japan will be out for revenge against Scotland after their sole loss against the home nation team denied them a quarter-final spot at the 2015 World Cup. "We've got two very big games against France and A...More..

Mental Health Month and MHP Classes
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Mental Health Month and MHP Classes

Dr. Shyvonne Brooke, medical director at Oakwood Springs . Oh, hey. If you like reading about mental health stuff, you'll probably also like listening to it. The American Psychological Association estimates ...More..

Sanchez, Giroud send Arsenal up to fifth
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Sanchez, Giroud send Arsenal up to fifth

Wenger's situation is also a topic of intense debate, as many Arsenal supporters demand the Frenchman - out of contract at the end of the season - makes way for a change in leadership. It was a fairly dismal ...More..

Police dog takes a bullet for partner
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Police dog takes a bullet for partner

Friday and led police on a chase in West Palm Beach, according to the Post. Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw says O'Shea had an extensive criminal history and was wanted in Raleigh, North Carolina, in con...More..

Pak may not accept ICJ's jurisdiction in Jadhav's case
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Pak may not accept ICJ's jurisdiction in Jadhav's case

It is pertinent to mention here that the Indian government has filed a petition in the worldwide court on May 9 (Tuesday), seeking stay order in Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence. Judge Ronny Abraham, the Pres...More..

Windies crawl to 218-5 at stumps against Pakistan
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Windies crawl to 218-5 at stumps against Pakistan

Mohammad Abbas (1-43) got the nod and was hit for two boundaries by Chase in his first over back. Younis, who was trapped leg before wicket by Jason Holder in the ninth over of the day for 18, and captain Mis...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Malware and ransomware explained

In Sweden, a local government office said it had been attacked on Friday with about 70 computers infected. "This was not targeted at the NHS, it's an global attack and a number of countries and organisations ...More..

Blame game heats up as budget work hits a standstill
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Blame game heats up as budget work hits a standstill

Mark Dayton are now engaged in a prequel. Dayton said he would veto the five completed budget bills by Friday morning, and the rest whenever they get to his desk. Republican lawmakers have been urging Dayton ...More..

Relay For Life of Lakeway changes location due to weather
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Relay For Life of Lakeway changes location due to weather

The soft lighting was conducive to talking about why everyone was there - to fight cancer and honor those who had survived and those had lost the battle. This "celebration of life" takes place June 9-10 at the ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Global extortion cyberattack hits dozens of nations

Hospitals in London, North West England and Central England have been affected, according to the BBC . The attacks are similar to those being reported around the globe in countries including the United Kingd...More..

UN chief: drought-stricken Somalia 'hangs in the balance'
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

UN chief: drought-stricken Somalia 'hangs in the balance'

Drought in Somalia led to the destruction of crops and livestock, leaving more than 3.3 million people hungry every day. Other speakers included Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, International Development Secret...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Ransomware Attack Targeting Microsoft Windows Hits Spanish Telco Giant Telefonica

Similar attacks have been reported on telephone companies in Spain and Portugal (targeted to internal networks), but it's unclear if the incidents are related. He said many NHS hospitals in Britain use Window...More..

Hepatitis C Disease Jumps for Ages 20 - 29 Sharing Heroin Needles
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hepatitis C Disease Jumps for Ages 20 - 29 Sharing Heroin Needles

There is no vaccine for hepatitis C. The best way to prevent hepatitis C is by avoiding behaviors that can spread the disease, especially injecting drugs, according to the CDC. The only way to prevent this inf...More..

Suspect in killing of Arkansas deputy captured
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Suspect in killing of Arkansas deputy captured

Sadler said authorities believe the traffic stop and the disturbance call are connected. Inmon says her brother told her he killed two of his girlfriend's relatives. The residence is about 80 miles northwest ...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Mormon church pulls most teenagers out of Boy Scout troops

The church is the biggest sponsor of scouting in the country, but has announced that members between the ages of 14 and 18 will no longer participate, that could be as many as 180 thousand older teenagers. "Wit...More..

Springboks draw All Blacks in 2019 Rugby World Cup
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Springboks draw All Blacks in 2019 Rugby World Cup

Eddie Jones' men will be in the same group as France and Argentina for the 2019 tournament in Japan. "The good thing is we've got a number of guys who have been around, who went to the World Cup a couple of y...More..