Health

Mass. Senate sees windfall in series of new tax changes

Mass. Senate sees windfall in series of new tax changes

However, in the state House of Representatives the plan to increase taxes on cigarettes failed this week. "If true, these memoranda raise questions as to whether the President attempted to influence or impede the FBI's investigation as it relates to Lt.


UN Security Council Holds Talks After North Korean Missile Launch

UN Security Council Holds Talks After North Korean Missile Launch

In recent years, cybersecurity experts say, the North Koreans have spread these agents across the border into China and other Asian countries to help cloak their identities. Nikki Haley announced that the United States will be as before to support its allies South Korea and Japan, which are directed against the aggression of the DPRK.


Patrick Threatens Special Session Is 'Bathroom Bill' Doesn't Pass

Patrick Threatens Special Session Is 'Bathroom Bill' Doesn't Pass

Patrick said the House is stalling on issues already passed by the Senate. "Surveys repeatedly show that this issue has some of the highest polling I've seen on any issue", he said. Democrats have argued the legislation could lead to voting rights violations because straight ticket voting is typically a method used by minority voters.


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

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

The government is targetting small businesses in it's mitigation messaging which it believes are most at risk from the ransomware. This even as there were reports that "WannaCry" spread globally was slowing down. Tehan said that Australia's critical infrastructure had also avoided infection. The National Cyber Security Centre has been coordinating the State's response to the threat from the fast-spreading malicious software and has issued a series of advisory notices to Government ...


Number of Australian WannaCry victims grows

Number of Australian WannaCry victims grows

It is a malicious piece of software, and it blocks access to computers until you pay the money. In Asia, where many offices closed before the WannaCry ransomware struck on Friday, the attack has been less severe than expected. Most of the federal agencies have completely stopped the use of Microsoft XP. "While Microsoft's release of back-ported patches is a commendable proactive action, the ACSC considers organisations running Windows XP, Server 2003 and other unsupported operating systems ...



FDA places clinical hold on Concert Pharma's hair loss drug

Concert said the hold was not due to safety concerns, but claimed it was needed for the FDA to review non-clinical toxicology studies. Concert Pharma's shares fell 16 percent to $13.50 before the bell. Its drug, CTP-543, is competing with Aclaris Therapeutics Inc's ATI-50001 to be the first FDA-approved treatment for alopecia areata. Aclaris said earlier this month it would begin a mid-stage trial testing ATI-50001 in the second half of this year.