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Ex-FBI Director Mueller draws praise as special counsel on Russian Federation probe

The appointment Wednesday followed news of Comey's memo saying that Trump had asked him to shut down the FBI's investigation into ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and his Russian Federation ties. A senior administration official said former Democratic vice presidential candidate and Senator Joe Lieberman, one of those interviewed by Trump, was among the leading candidates.


Hackers steal Zomato data on 17 million users

Hackers steal Zomato data on 17 million users

But, even then the passwords have been reset and users will be automatically logged out from both the app and the desktop version. To round up the post, it says that it "regret (s) any disruption this may cause and appreciate your immediate attention to this information".


Egypt's Sisi invited to US-Arab Islamic summit in Riyadh

Egypt's Sisi invited to US-Arab Islamic summit in Riyadh

Besides Saudi Arabia, Trump's first foreign trip will also include visits to Israel, the Vatican, Brussels for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit and Sicily for a Group of Seven summit. Sudan has been under USA financial sanctions since the 1990s after being accused of state-sponsored terrorism. The United States is close to completing a series of arms deals for Saudi Arabia totaling more than $100 billion, a senior White House official said on Friday, a week ahead of President ...


Rare T.rex ant found alive for first time in Singapore

Rare T.rex ant found alive for first time in Singapore

The ants have pointed snouts, which may explain the T rex namesake, said Mark Wong from National University of Singapore. And Wong and Yong have naturally returned to the area in a bid to find more of them, but have yet to succeed in the repeat endeavour.


US should take some blame for Wannacry ransomware attack, says Chinese media

US should take some blame for Wannacry ransomware attack, says Chinese media

The big twist: The virus was made possible by USA government hackers at the National Security Agency. But it remains unclear how WannaCry got onto computers in the first place. "This area of law has been stunted in its growth", he said. The officials spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because they aren't authorized to speak publicly about an ongoing investigation.