World

North Korea blamed for NHS cyberattack

North Korea blamed for NHS cyberattack

WannaCry affected around 300,000 computers in 150 countries and brought down IT systems at 48 NHS trusts. British hacker Marcus Hutchins disarmed the attack by identifying a "kill switch" in the code. "So what you saw with Microsoft with respect to North Korea, you're seeing a lot more activity in terms of botnet takedowns and malware cleanups that the private sector is working on with governments not only in the US but overseas as well".


Florida lawyer accused of filming jailhouse 'porn scenes' with female inmates

Florida lawyer accused of filming jailhouse 'porn scenes' with female inmates

She says Spark offered to put money in her commissary account in exchange for oral sex, and bragged about meeting another inmate earlier that day. They also say that Spark began paying her for sex about three years ago. Boselli turned him down again when he approached her at the jail, but authorities were later able to confirm that he had sex with at least one other inmate - 28-year-old Antoinette Rose Napolitano .


N.Korea rejects USA offer of talks

N.Korea rejects USA offer of talks

Speaking at the UNSC later that week, Tillerson said that the United States would continue pressuring Pyongyang, urging Russian Federation and China to join the move in order to bring North Korea to the negotiating table to suspend its nuclear and ballistic missile programs.


Final shortlist for Caf Player of the Year award

Final shortlist for Caf Player of the Year award

Salah also propelled the Pharaohs of Egypt qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup set to be staged in Russian Federation having had a successful World Cup qualification campaign. For no given reason CAF has removed the categories for Africa-based player of the Year and Referee of the Year from the 2017 shortlist of nominees.


Democrat leads recount in Virginia House race

Democrat leads recount in Virginia House race

Republican David Yancey previously lead Democrat Shelly Simonds by just ten votes. Simonds and other Democrats overcame aggressive partisan gerrymandering - the act of shaping voting districts in order to give one party an edge - in the commonwealth to win their 50 seats.


Mild start to the week

Mild start to the week

Portland residents will start their workweek with temperatures in the 40s and a chance of rain, forecasters say. When it will get here and just how cold the air behind the front will be is still uncertain. Areas of low pressure are expected to develop and work through the Ohio Valley while bringing potential wintry weather to the state. "We could potentially pick up 1-2" of rain by the time all is said and done.