Ransomware Cyber-Attack A Wake-Up Call, Microsoft Warns

It was too early to say who was behind the onslaught, which struck 100,000 organizations, and what their motivation was, aside from the obvious demand for money. The malicious software, known as ransomware, is spread by people clicking on links in em... More..

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Australia to repatriate non-refugee asylum seekers
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Australia to repatriate non-refugee asylum seekers

Behrouz Boochani, an Iranian refugee and journalist at the centre, told Fairfax Media: "I'm sure they will threaten people to accept this decision". "Also the local people don't want the refugees in their sma...More..

Texas tests Trump administration over abortion providers
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Texas tests Trump administration over abortion providers

Missouri and Iowa have both mimicked Texas' removal of Planned Parenthood from their family planning programs, she said. The Casper location, which opened in 1975, serves around 500 patients per year, the ...More..

Parasite found in sushi causing illnesses in parts of U.S.
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Parasite found in sushi causing illnesses in parts of U.S.

The report said the man had severe abdominal pain, vomiting and a low-grade fever. A week later, he was in the hospital. Further exams showed a parasite attached to his intestine with the end of it extending in...More..

World champ Sagan wins Stage 3 of Tour of California
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

World champ Sagan wins Stage 3 of Tour of California

Polish cyclist Rafał Majka has finished 19th in the fourth stage of the Tour of California but remains overall leader in the race. The third stage Tuesday takes riders 120 miles from Pismo Beach to Morro Bay....More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Marcus: Why didn't Trump want anyone to hear his conversation with Comey?

An embattled Donald Trump complained on Wednesday that no United States leader had been treated "more unfairly", as top Republican lawmakers demanded the facts on the swirling scandals convulsing his presidency...More..

Lack of sleep could be making you ugly
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Lack of sleep could be making you ugly

Researchers at the Karolinska Institute asked 25 volunteers to photograph themselves, make-up free, after two full nights' sleep. Surprisingly, the results showed that your face not only visibly communicates ...More..

'McDelivery' -- McDonald's delivery service -- expanded to more than 1000 locations
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

'McDelivery' -- McDonald's delivery service -- expanded to more than 1000 locations

In January, McDonald's and UberEATS began piloting McDelivery in more than 200 restaurants throughout Miami, Orlando, and Tampa Bay. UberEats expanded the "McDelivery" option to Los Angeles and several ...More..

Crash on Route 1 in Charlestown causing delays
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Crash on Route 1 in Charlestown causing delays

He was flown to Shock Trauma, police said. The driver, Anthony Stanley, 59, of Bowie, was not injured. He was uninjured in the crash. 50 at Route 2, in Annapolis. She was headed westbound in the eastbound lan...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Lib Dems to launch General Election manifesto

But the party is also committing to spending £14bn a year extra on public services, raised by increasing income tax across the board along with reversing cuts to corporation tax and capital gains tax. He adde...More..

Texas girl chokes on a fidget spinner
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Texas girl chokes on a fidget spinner

The toy of the moment, a fidget spinner has three paddles which create a mesmerising pattern when spun. Kelly Rose Joniec says her daughter Britton ended up in the emergency room after accidentally swallo...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Tornado Watch until 10 p.m. includes south metro

The Tornado Watch also covers Boone, Lee, Ogle and Winnebago counties. The detailed information meteorologists are able to get from the GOES-16 is even more important on days when severe weather threatens com...More..

FDA, CDC warn some lead poisoning tests may not be accurate
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

FDA, CDC warn some lead poisoning tests may not be accurate

Certain tests used to measure blood lead levels in children and pregnant women are inaccurate and may underestimate true concentrations, the Food & Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control & P...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

US teen's death after caffeine binge sparks concern over energy drinks

In the United States, we average about two cups of coffee - which total 100 to 200 mg of caffeine - a day. "A single teaspoon can be packed with as much caffeine as 28 cups of regular coffee", Cha reporte...More..

Visakhapatnam Railway Station Cleanest Amongst 75 Stations
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Visakhapatnam Railway Station Cleanest Amongst 75 Stations

In 2016, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation interviewed various passengers with regard to cleanliness of the station. It is being done to keep the rail premises clean, as part of the "Swachh Ra...More..

Always Dreaming early favorite for Preakness
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Always Dreaming early favorite for Preakness

He'll start from the No. 3 post as a 20-1 choice. "Hopefully, they both have good trips, break good and it could be interesting", said Mark Casse, who trains Classic Empire . "He's feeling super, strong but ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief sacking: 'Four to be interviewed' to replace Comey

After Trump made a decision to fire Comey, he was told by aides that Democrats would likely react positively to the news, given the role many believe Comey played in Hillary Clinton's defeat a year ago. Still, ...More..

Ben Stokes set to miss IPL playoffs
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ben Stokes set to miss IPL playoffs

Mumbai, a two-time champion, has one more chance to make the final, when it plays the victor of Wednesday's (Thursday NZT) eliminator between defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders ...More..

Plane carrying four people vanishes while flying over Bermuda Triangle
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Plane carrying four people vanishes while flying over Bermuda Triangle

On board along with Blumin were her two sons, aged 3 and 4, and 52-year-old Nathan Ulrich of Lee, New Hampshire. The Coast Guard has hunted for the plane since Miami air traffic control reported it had ...More..

Massive Tornado Rips Through Oklahoma's Elk City, Damages And Casualties Reported
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Massive Tornado Rips Through Oklahoma's Elk City, Damages And Casualties Reported

A mobile home is the most risky place to be during a tornado, the National Weather Service (NWS) said. Emergency services are continuing to rescue Elk City residents, several of whom remain trapped under the ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump and Abbas vow 'historic' peace deal

Separately, Israelis were riled on Monday by a report on Channel 2 news that a member of the USA delegation making preparations for Mr Trump's visit rejected a request that Mr Netanyahu accompany Mr Tr...More..

FDA warns of foot, leg amputations with J&J diabetes drug
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

FDA warns of foot, leg amputations with J&J diabetes drug

Nearly exactly 1 year ago, the FDA issued an alert about interim results from the two trials that suggested the increased amputation risk, and promised an update when fuller data were available. Canaglifloz...More..

Researchers find links of cyberattack with North Korea
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Researchers find links of cyberattack with North Korea

Most computer users said that they are cautious when opening emails. South Korea's Han said Sunday's test was "successful in flight". "It is considered an IRBM (intermediate range ballistic missile) of enha...More..

Trailer seized in search for killer of 8 Ohio family members
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trailer seized in search for killer of 8 Ohio family members

James Manley, 40, was at his logging job in Lima Tuesday, just a day after agents showed up at his home to take off a Global Positioning System tracking device that they had earlier installed, said his father L...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

GOP candidate for FBI says no special counsel for inquiry

Fisher formerly served as assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's Criminal Division. "Nearly all of them are very well-known", Trump said aboard the plane that took him to Lynchburg, Virginia, w...More..