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'Flirting With EFTA': Sturgeon Says Scotland May Join Free Trade Association

'Flirting With EFTA': Sturgeon Says Scotland May Join Free Trade Association

The First Minister's proposals to keep Scotland in the single market after Brexit were rejected out of hand by the UK Government in December but Ms Sturgeon believes victory at the polls will give a mandate to her plans. Dodging questions about who he wanted to be Prime Minister, he ruled out alliances with the Conservative party and said Labour were "leaking votes" in Scotland.



Trump told not to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital ahead of visit

In response, a statement from the Prime Minister's office read: "Israel's position has been stated many times to the American administration and to the world". There are ongoing rumors and undertones that it is the Israeli administration, and not the White House, which is delaying the move. It seems that the official was prompted to make the statement after members of Netanyahu's team asked if Netanyahu could join Trump on the visit to the Western Wall and whether Israeli photographers could ...


Some Victims Of WannaCry Ransomware Hack May Have Only Themselves To Blame

Some Victims Of WannaCry Ransomware Hack May Have Only Themselves To Blame

Authorities have been encouraging affected companies to contact law enforcement and not pay the ransom. Another cybersecurity firm Avast said it had seen 75,000 cases of the ransomware around the world. Global standards should compel countries not to stockpile or exploit software vulnerabilities, Smith says. Above-mentioned units are asked to closely watch out and prevent WannaCry from connecting to the servers as well as update the protection systems such as IDS/IPS, Firewall.



Comey Must Testify Before US Senate Committee ASAP - Senator Graham

The laws governing obstruction of justice require prosecutors to show a person "corruptly" tried to influence a probe - meaning investigators have to find some evidence of what a person was thinking when taking a particular action. The Kremlin isn't commenting on the details of the classified information that U.S. President Donald Trump shared with the Russian foreign minister and the Russian ambassador last week.


Key dates in the case of WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning

Key dates in the case of WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning

Manning was released Wednesday from a lockup at Kansas' Fort Leavenworth. She served seven years out of 35 and on Wednesday, she finally walked free. Hawkins was planning to film Manning as she was released from prison Wednesday. Hawkins has followed her legal team since 2014. Manning, who was known as Bradley Manning before transitioning, was convicted in 2013 of 20 counts, including six Espionage Act violations.


Pope Francis Just Declared 2 Portuguese Children Saints

Pope Francis Just Declared 2 Portuguese Children Saints

Marking the milestone is momentous for devotees such as Mary Kruso, a mother of four from Wyandotte who has visited the Fatima site in Portugal and credits devotion with deepening her faith. Hotels and apartments were sold out months ago. On Saturday, the pope will canonize two of the little shepherds who saw Our Lady in Fatima, siblings Jacinta and Francisco.