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Cuomo calls lawmakers back to Albany for special session

Cuomo calls lawmakers back to Albany for special session

Cuomo issued his call on the same day the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office said the Senate bill would leave 22 million more people without health insurance over the next decade. Hear from a north country doctor on the proposed health care changes by clicking on the picture above this story to watch Chris Spiker's report from 6 PM Monday .


WannaCry All Over Again? European Servers Hit By Massive Ransomware Attack

WannaCry All Over Again? European Servers Hit By Massive Ransomware Attack

The disruptions follow a spate of hacking attempts on Ukrainian state websites in late-2016 and repeated attacks on the country's power grid that prompted security chiefs to call for improved cyber defences. "We can confirm the breakdown is caused by a cyber attack", a spokeswoman said. Firms based in Ukraine , Russia , India and the Netherlands have been hit as well.


Otto Warmbier in state of 'unresponsive wakefulness,' doctors say

Otto Warmbier in state of 'unresponsive wakefulness,' doctors say

Warmbier , a University of Virginia student, was sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years of hard labour for trying to steal an item with a propaganda slogan, according to North Korean media. Warmbier said the Obama administration urged the family to maintain a low profile while the administration tried to retrieve Otto. The doctors declined to discuss treatment for Warmbier or his prognosis, citing the family's wish for privacy.



Conservatives agree pact with DUP to support Theresa May

Parliament. DUP leader Arlene Foster said she hopes to finalise a deal to prop up the minority Conservative Government as she arrived in London to resume talks with Theresa May. A billion pounds was being handed over to Northern Ireland, he said, while Scotland was being offered little more than scraps from the table. By forming the agreement, May takes another step in resisting calls for her resignation that erupted after the snap election held in early June.


Capitol flag honors for 2 San Diego sailors killed near Japan

Capitol flag honors for 2 San Diego sailors killed near Japan

Speaking in reference to the accident on Monday, Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin, the commander of the US Navy's 7th Fleet, told reporters that " our deepest sympathies are with the families of these sailors ". The Navy has identified the deceased as follows: Gunner's Mate Seaman Dakota Kyle Rigsby , 19, of Palmyra, Va.; Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass , 25, of San Diego, Calif.; Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T.



The US declares Syed Salahuddin as global terrorist

Over 100 people, including troops, from both sides have been killed in border clashes between the two forces since last September following a militant attack on an army camp in occupied Kashmir that killed 19 Indian soldiers. "Under Salahuddin's tenure as senior HM leader, HM has claimed responsibility for several attacks, including the April 2014 explosives attack in Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir, which injured 17 people", PTI quoted an official from the State Department saying.