150 countries hit in escalating world cyber-attack

They became aware of it when we had the incident with the Census, so there are no excuses. Unfortunately, I don't think that any anti-virus software is capable of providing on-time protection for cyber attacks this big. Gangs are thought to have us... More..

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Hamilton: Rawest fight I can remember
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Hamilton: Rawest fight I can remember

Ricciardo was the only driver not lapped by the top-two finishers in a race after moving into third after Valtteri Bottas' engine malfunctioned. "Somehow he managed to get a decent exit from the chicane, so...More..

EU regulators to investigate Aspen's drug prices for cancer
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

EU regulators to investigate Aspen's drug prices for cancer

The investigation covers all of the EEA except Italy, where the Italian Competition Authority (ICA) previous year imposed a fine of more than €5 million (about $5.5 million) against Aspen for violating Arti...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

On Moving the US Embassy, Trump Was Right the First Time

Republican megadonor Sheldon Adelson is reportedly "furious" at President Trump for not immediately moving the USA embassy in Israel to Jerusalem - and hit the roof when he heard Secretary of State Rex Tillerso...More..

KP slams Stokes, Buttler for missing IPL Playoffs for Spain camp
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

KP slams Stokes, Buttler for missing IPL Playoffs for Spain camp

Pietersen said that Stokes and Buttler should be playing for playoffs and finals of Indian Premier League 2017. "I think it's pathetic [decision by the ECB]". Pietersen continued talking about the absence of ...More..

Police obtain amateur video at scene of shot 15-year-old
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Police obtain amateur video at scene of shot 15-year-old

But Bouley's cousin, Giovanni Rivera, posted a video of what he said was the the aftermath of the shooting on Twitter , which suggests that Negron may not have been killed instantly, and authorities may have...More..

South Africa bowler Steyn out of England Test series
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

South Africa bowler Steyn out of England Test series

But despite the required time for his rehabilitation passing up, it appears that the Steyn has not fully recovered and hence has backed out from the important England tour. But Steyn is still unclear on when he...More..

Microsoft partly blames U.S. gov't for cyberattack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Microsoft partly blames U.S. gov't for cyberattack

To help prevent a future attack make sure antivirus and anti-malware are set to automatically update and conduct regular scans. The computing giant said software vulnerabilities hoarded by governments had cau...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Eurovision 2017 averages 6.7m viewers on BBC One

Some of Eurovision's more controversial winners have included Finland's monster-masked Lordi in 2006 or bearded drag-queen chanteuse Conchita Wurst of Austria in 2014. Firebrace is one of two Australians in com...More..

10-year-old boy overdoses on cannabis-infused sour candy
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

10-year-old boy overdoses on cannabis-infused sour candy

Police in Rockland County say the 10-year-old's father allowed him to sit in the family auto by himself, where he discovered a pack of the laced treats. The boy's father, identified as Ephraim Zagelbaum , 37, ...More..

Here's the latest on the ongoing WannaCrypt global cyber attack
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Here's the latest on the ongoing WannaCrypt global cyber attack

Drawing a comparison with the worldwide rules that apply to conventional weapons, Smith is urging governments to act more responsibly with what are basically cyber weapons. And while Microsoft had already relea...More..

Parole board holding clemency hearing for death row inmate
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Parole board holding clemency hearing for death row inmate

He was ultimately sentenced to death. His lawyers requested this type of execution because they believe Ledford developed a tolerance to the drug he will be administered on Tuesday , as reported by the Inde...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Ransomware 'WannaCry': India put on high alert

If the system is infected by Wannacry and WannaCrypt Ransomware , then immediatele isolate the system from NW. The effects were felt around the globe, disrupting computers that run factories, banks, govern...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats win German state election in rival's heartland

Her party appears poised to take power in the region from the Social Democrats, who are in second at 30.5%. "This is a hard day for the SPD and a hard day for me personally". "My friend Emmanuel Macron was ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Billion-dollar Anthem-Cigna battle unfolds as merger deal ends

Cigna claims that Anthem wilfully breached those obligations and as a result the transaction did not receive the requisite regulatory approvals. The statement didn't detail what Cigna believes Anthem did to b...More..

Lana Del Rey releases new song, 'Coachella - Woodstock In My Mind'
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Lana Del Rey releases new song, 'Coachella - Woodstock In My Mind'

This new single by Lana Del Rey will become a part of her upcoming studio album "Lust For Life". "On my way home I found myself compelled to visit an old favorite place of mine at the rim of the world highw...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

WSJ Poll: Just 29 Percent Approve of Trump's Firing of James Comey

But from the outset, President Trump made it clear that there were other things on his mind when he took the decision to fire Mr Comey aside from his handling of the Clinton email investigation. Trump's state...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

NHS braced for repeat of cyber attack chaos

Microsoft's top lawyer is laying some of the blame for Friday's massive cyberattack at the feet of the US government. In a blog post on Sunday, Microsoft president Brad Smith appeared to tacitly acknowledge w...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

West Indies 73-4 at lunch vs Pakistan in decisive

West Indies had spent the whole day playing the resistance game led by the magnificent Roston Chase , who was left stranded on 101 as he saw Shannon Gabriel getting bowled by Yasir Shah to hand Pakistan the ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

China's Xi says Belt and Road summit reaches consensus, achieves positive outcomes

Leaders from 29 countries, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayep Erdogan, have been attending a two-day summit in Beijing which is based around the Belt and Road initiat...More..