Uninvited Taiwan says going to United Nations health meeting, warns China on ties

Lindmeier said the WHO was in direct and ongoing contact with health authorities in Taiwan. Since Tsai's election last year, China has also discouraged tourism to Taiwan, with Taiwan's government saying the number of Chinese visitors fell by more t... More..

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After Ransomware, Next Global Cyber-Attack Likely On Monday, Say Experts

Dr Rainsberry said: "We have also been offering advice and assistance to GP surgeries, who will open as usual tomorrow". Any systems that had the fix applied would not be impacted by this virus. On Sunday Malwa...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

NHS 'robust' after cyber-attack

Gangs are thought to have used tools stolen from USA spies and dumped online by hackers linked to Russian Federation. We would hope that the hospitals that have been hit have already devised and implemented a...More..

With new president, new faces for French parliament
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

With new president, new faces for French parliament

Francois Baroin, head of the Republicans' parliamentary election team, said on Tuesday they would abandon key proposals that their unsuccessful presidential candidate, Francois Fillon, stood for. But he won j...More..

Saudi Arabia And Russia Agree Oil Output Cuts Until March 2018
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Saudi Arabia And Russia Agree Oil Output Cuts Until March 2018

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil prices are forecast to average 2 per barrel less than Brent prices in both 2017 and 2018, according to the report. A strong recovery in U.S. crude production - not subjec...More..

Aggie softball earns No. 9 seed in NCAA Tournament
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Aggie softball earns No. 9 seed in NCAA Tournament

The Bison finished with a 33-25 record. They were a No. 9 seed in the SEC tournament, losing in the opening round to Ole MIss, who went on to win the tournament championship. "We said at the beginning of the ye...More..

Bacteria Appears to be Behind Mysterious Outbreak in Liberia
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Bacteria Appears to be Behind Mysterious Outbreak in Liberia

The bacteria is to blame for a "meningitis belt" in sub-Saharan Africa that passes close to Liberia. Health officials say a bacterial infection appears to be the cause of at least some cases in a mysterious o...More..

Captain Kuyt leads Feyenoord to Dutch league title
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Captain Kuyt leads Feyenoord to Dutch league title

Giovanni van Bronckhorst's team needed to claim victory to secure the Eredivisie title and they did so in style. Kuyt, 36, who returned to Feyenoord in the twilight of his career saying he wanted to lead th...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Repercussions Continue From Global Ransomware Attack

Additional disruptions are possible as people return to work Monday and turn on their desktop systems, Europol Executive Director Rob Wainwright said on ITV's "Peston on Sunday" broadcast. The massive cyberatta...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

The local election results summed up in 6 handy graphics

The Conservatives have won the most seats on Nottinghamshire County Council - but fell short of gaining a controlling majority in a dramatically close local election. Ukip results resemble a vehicle crash. Th...More..

Nate Karns whiffs 12 as Royals outlast Orioles
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Nate Karns whiffs 12 as Royals outlast Orioles

The last pitcher to accomplish that was Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs on June 5, 2016. In order to do that, is a pretty cool feeling. Betts also doubled in a run in Boston's four-run fifth inning. Kelvin Her...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Eurovision streaker in Australian flag identified as Ukrainian prankster Vitalii Sediuk

The man who mooned crowds while wearing an Australian flag at Eurovision has been identified as Ukrainian prankster Vitalii Sediuk . The 17-year-old from Moama came ninth after performing ballad Don't C...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ebola Outbreak In DRC

A spokesperson of the WHO, Eric Kabambi, has assured there is no cause for alarm since "the case is in a very remote zone, very forested". Isaac Adewole has called for heightened vigilance and intensified awa...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

World Health Organization adopts measures to curb Ebola in Congo

Three days prior, a team led by the DRC's Health Ministry began the trek to the Likati health zone to begin an investigation. According to Moeti, WHO does not recommend any restriction on travel and trade to ...More..

Matt Wallace fends off challengers to win the Open de Portugal
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Matt Wallace fends off challengers to win the Open de Portugal

The tournament holds shared status with the European Tour and the victor will gain an exemption on the tour until the end of 2018, as well as the lion's share of the €500,000 prize fund, the biggest on the Chal...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo kills 3 people, World Health Organization says

The WHO says that tests reflected the disease's presence in the body of the victim - one of nine people in the remote northeast corner of the country to contract hemorrhagic fever since April 22. The U.S. ...More..

Browns rookie Peppers defends reputation amid drug talk
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Browns rookie Peppers defends reputation amid drug talk

He blamed the diluted sample on drinking too much water. The first prospect to run in both groups, Peppers has a history of cramping, the source told ESPN. The 49ers selected Foster No. 31 overall. The Browns...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

France's Macron to unveil list of candidates for new party

But it's not clear if he will be able to do so. "I will be candidate for the presidential majority and I wish to join the list (of candidates) of his movement", Valls, a Socialist, told RTL radio. The En Mar...More..

Mom hits son who didn't give her Mother's Day card
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Mom hits son who didn't give her Mother's Day card

Police say Murphy told them that she had disciplined her son for behavioral issues as school, but that she had struck him "hard or in a violent manner", according to WYFF. WSPA reported that a nurse said the ch...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

British hospitals, Spanish firms among targets of huge cyberattack

Security officials in Britain urged organisations to protect themselves from ransomware by updating their security software fixes, running anti-virus software and backing up data elsewhere. Hackers said they st...More..

CBI, ED tell United Kingdom that Vijay Mallya plotted criminal conspiracy
by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

CBI, ED tell United Kingdom that Vijay Mallya plotted criminal conspiracy

The banks had sought contempt action against Mr. Mallya arguing that the disbursal of the $40 million among his three children was in direct violation of a standing Karnataka High Court order that none of his a...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Chinese military conducts live-fire drills, weapons tests

It did not reveal the type of missile or provide other details. Although the missile test may have been scheduled in advance, some experts suspect that the test, of what is believed to be a DF-26 intermediate...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Six NHS trusts yet to return to normal after cyber attack

The ransomware appeared to exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was purportedly identified by the U.S. National Security Agency for its own intelligence-gathering purposes and was later leaked to t...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

Democratic Republic of Congo confirms new Ebola outbeak

The epidemic, which is now small, is in remote Bas-Uele province, near the northern border with the Central African Republic. Dr Allarangar Yokouide, WHO's representative in Congo, said the first teams of spe...More..

by | Sunday, May 14, 2017

First Ebola outbreak since 2014 kills three people

Bas-Uele province, the area of the outbreak, rests in a remote northern stretch of the DRC, on the border with the Central African Republic. "Since April 22, nine suspected cases, including three deaths, have...More..