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Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korean hacking group behind ransomware attacks

Symantec says 'highly likely' North Korean hacking group behind ransomware attacks

North Korea has angrily dismissed earlier reports linking its isolated regime to the worm that crippled hundreds of thousands of computers, demanding payment in Bitcoin to return control to users. "It is important to note that while malware used in past Lazarus campaigns was discovered on systems infected with the WannaCry malware, it is uncharacteristic of the Lazarus Group to leave identifying tools on victim systems or more recently, to not deploy a destructive wiper component when ...


General Motors Company Posted gains of 0.91% in the Last Trade

General Motors Company Posted gains of 0.91% in the Last Trade

Planning Alternatives Adv reported 60,243 shares. Wisconsin-based Sva Plumb Wealth Ltd Co has invested 0.12% in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). Royal Retail Bank Of Canada has invested 0% in Medley Capital Corp (NYSE:MCC). F&M Bank had 33 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock.



Commemorate Memorial Day in Lake Country

Memorial St. Eric Seibert, pastor of Kasbeer Community Church, will speak. BRIDGETON - The City of Bridgeton Memorial Day events start off at Veteran's Park at 9 a.m. The annual parade usually draws a large crowd along the parade route . Boy Scout Troop 730 will assist in the ceremony and the honor guard will be provided by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9010.



Ariana Grande returns to U.S. following Manchester bombing

USA broadcasters, drawing on United States sources, named the suspected killer as Salman Abedi hours before Manchester police revealed his identity. "He was showing me hate, he hated me basically", Saeed said. Police claim he had prior knowledge of the attack and said he may have been planning his own atrocity.


Facebook to Pay as Much as $250000 Per Episode for Originals

Facebook to Pay as Much as $250000 Per Episode for Originals

During that same call, Facebook CFO David Wehner said that the company was looking at "kickstarting an ecosystem for longer-form content on Facebook" with upfront investments. Facebook was looking to unveil a first slate of content at the Cannes Lions advertising festival in June, according to Business Insider . Earlier this year, it tapped former MTV executive Mina Lefevre to lead the effort.



Ford announces 10 percent workforce layoff Worldwide

Some are also expected in Europe, where Ford already has retrenched. The layoffs are apparently part of a bid to save $3 billion in costs, at a time when vehicle sales are sluggish and new technologies require heftier investments. Trump has pointed to carmakers' plans and claimed they're restoring American manufacturing because of him. Investors are concerned that US auto sales are peaking and Ford's market share is slipping.