One killed in western Oklahoma tornado Tuesday evening

A 46-year-old man was killed at the trailer park and at least 25 other people were injured, according to the Barron County Sheriff's Department. Cleanup crews say they need supplies including gloves, lumber, and tarps. Firefighters work the site of t... More..

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Tornado watch issued for much of central, southwest Kansas
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Tornado watch issued for much of central, southwest Kansas

The tornado watch as it is now in effect (starting at 4:00 p.m.) is set to continue through 11:00 p.m. Residents should remain alert to changing weather conditions today, the weather service said. The Weather...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

"WannaCry" Ransomware Attack Causes Disruption Globally - with the worst yet to come

It was reportedly distributed by the Shadow Brokers, which claimed to have hacked an NSA-linked team of hackers last August. "People may have updated their security systems over the last hours", Europol sai...More..

United Kingdom faces pay squeeze as unemployment rate sinks to 42-year low
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

United Kingdom faces pay squeeze as unemployment rate sinks to 42-year low

Excluding oil prices and other volatile components such as food, core consumer price inflation rose to 2.4 percent, the strongest rate since March 2013 and above economists' expectations for a 2.2 percent rise....More..

Cyber attack concern for rural Global Positioning System and practices
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Cyber attack concern for rural Global Positioning System and practices

This would change, Gazeley said, as Europe and USA computers are turned on, but it indicated the scale of the problem there. Overall, hundreds of thousands of computers at almost 30,000 institutions and organ...More..

Shocking! Girl dies after her father denies money for treatment
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Shocking! Girl dies after her father denies money for treatment

She who was suffering from bone marrow cancer.Sai Sri sent a heartbreaking WhatsApp message to her father. The girl finally died on May 14, 2017 due to her estranged father's inhuman attitude and thanks to Te...More..

Everything You Need to Know About the WannaCry Ransomware Attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About the WannaCry Ransomware Attack

The interior ministry, railways, banks and the Megafon mobile phone operator - Russia's second-largest - all found themselves battling demands for ransom. Qihoo had previously said the attack had infected close...More..

Reuters witness: Large explosion near centre of Somali capital Mogadishu
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Reuters witness: Large explosion near centre of Somali capital Mogadishu

Three bomb disposal unit soldiers lost their lives, and two others wounded, while trying to defuse the explosives attached to the vehicle that was destined for an attack on targets in Mogadishu , Hussein added...More..

Memorial Day travel to hit highest level since 2005
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Memorial Day travel to hit highest level since 2005

Still, AAA expects 2.9 million Americans to fly to their destinations over this holiday weekend; an increase of 5.5 percent over past year. This is the highest MI travel volume for the holiday in over a dec...More..

WannaCry Ransomware attack: Indian banking sector to be the next victim
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware attack: Indian banking sector to be the next victim

Microsoft has responded to the news that the "ransomware" virus dubbed WannaCry locked up more than 200,000 computers around the world. The recent cyberattack targeted government, businesses and hospita...More..

Autopsy Report Reveals High Levels of Banned Substance in Late Adeleke
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Autopsy Report Reveals High Levels of Banned Substance in Late Adeleke

While the Chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC ) in Osun West Senatorial District, Amobi Akintola , claimed that the deceased did not eat anything at his grandmother, Bilikisu Salimonu's burial on April...More..

Former top United States justice official to testify on Flynn-Russia links
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Former top United States justice official to testify on Flynn-Russia links

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates , right, and former National Intelligence Director James Clapper , prepare to testify on Capitol Hill in Washington , Monday, May 8, 2017 , before the Senate Judici...More..

Watch London rich kid use a Maltese puppy to polish his Maserati
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Watch London rich kid use a Maltese puppy to polish his Maserati

The video uploaded to the Rich Kids of London Instagram account shows an unidentified man holding a tiny, white Maltese puppy and using its back to polish a Maserati MC12 auto. The auto is a limited-edition, tw...More..

Massachusetts Senate To Present Spending Plan
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Massachusetts Senate To Present Spending Plan

Prior to the vote, Democrats vowed to block the bill as Republicans have refused to increase the rate at which oil and gas wells are taxed. Top Republicans in the North Carolina Senate say their state budge...More..

Snake bites Florida man who tries to kiss it
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Snake bites Florida man who tries to kiss it

The snake was found by Charles Goff, a resident of Putnam County, in the north-east of the state, on Monday. But he said some of his neighbors tried to play with the reptile, with disastrous results. "I guess h...More..

US Admiral Harris: 'The actions of North Korea are unacceptable'
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

US Admiral Harris: 'The actions of North Korea are unacceptable'

He also criticized China for throwing up obstacles to the freedom of navigation in the South China Sea, where Beijing has constructed island bases in the disputed waters, saying "we should fly, be able to fly, ...More..

Banks reinforce cyber defences after global attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Banks reinforce cyber defences after global attack

The ransomware known as Wanna Decryptor is believed to be responsible. Locally, Seccom Global managing director, Michael Demery said that, individual behaviour as much as controls could prevent attacks and th...More..

Ransomware attack: Home secretary can't get cash from ATM
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Ransomware attack: Home secretary can't get cash from ATM

The ransomware takes over users' files, demanding 300 dollars to restore them. A lot of organisations and individuals in India still rely on the Windows XP. Most of the federal agencies have completely stopped ...More..

Girls' use of computers and social media triples since 2002
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Girls' use of computers and social media triples since 2002

In Wales, 53% of boys and 47% of girls aged 11 used a computer for two or more hours on a weekday that was not for playing games. Welsh girls came fourth and those in England came seventh. "It's about reducing ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Hold on Concert's Hair Loss Trials Pushes Shares Down 10%

However, the agency did not cite any concerns about the safety of the drug, Concert Pharma said. Investors registered their disapproval of the news, but didn't panic. Oral ruxolitinib has been tested in an in...More..