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Cyber attack disrupting British NHS was worldwide: Theresa May

The only way to unlock the files is to pay a ransom. A DHS official, however, said they have not yet confirmed any incidents in the United States, and declined to discuss the cybersecurity of private companies. The spread of the ransomware capped a week of cyber turmoil in Europe that kicked off a week earlier when hackers posted a huge trove of campaign documents tied to French candidate Emmanuel Macron just 1-1/2 days before a run-off vote in which he was elected as the new president of ...



Tornadoes, flooding blamed on at least 16 deaths

State of emergency introduced in the us States of Missouri and Oklahoma due to floods caused by rains. "It is heart-breaking and upsetting to say the least", said Thomas Bernabei, the mayor of Canton, Ohio, in a news conference. In Tennessee, 2-year-old Melanie Espinoza Rodriguez was killed after she was struck by a soccer goal post thrown by high winds. A trip up the road showed how isolated the worst of the storms were.



Acting FBI head calls Russian Federation probe 'highly significant'

McCabe, who had been serving as Comey's deputy until his firing, said he would not consider the investigation to be one of the smallest things the bureau is working on at this time. Trump maintains Comey told him that he was not under investigation, but McCabe suggested under questioning that was highly improbable. "Frankly, he'd been considering letting Director Comey go since the day he was elected", White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said, a sharply different explanation from ...


This Picturesque Italian Village Wants to Pay You to Move There

This Picturesque Italian Village Wants to Pay You to Move There

Well, believe it or not, you could actually be paid to do just that. You're listening to MORNING EDITION. But with only four people added, he decided more-enticing measures were needed, hence the subsidies, which also include a $130-a-month rent for larger homes.



UBC economist says chance of Liberal majority just one in ten

Lyle said in retrospect, he feels NDP leader John Horgan's campaign slogan "This isn't as good as it gets" resonated with Lower Mainland voters in particular while the Liberal leader Christy Clark ran on a message of being a fiscal success running government so vote for them again failed to excite those same voters.


Bipartisan Illinois House group urges Senate to pass budget fix

Bipartisan Illinois House group urges Senate to pass budget fix

The governor's office did not immediately comment. Madigan issued a statement Monday saying that passing a permanent budget should still be everyone's focus, but he's willing to "work with the governor to identify areas of his agenda where compromise can be reached".