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Microsoft president: Cyber attack should be 'wake-up call'

Microsoft president: Cyber attack should be 'wake-up call'

Europol said Sunday the cyberattack affected more than 100,000 organizations in at least 150 countries. So far, he said, not many people have paid the ransom demanded by the malware. The cyber sleuths agency advised users to apply patches to their Windows systems in order to prevent its infection and spread. The hackers remain anonymous for now, but it appears that they are amateurs.


Anger as North Korean missile lands in sea 100km from Russian Federation

Anger as North Korean missile lands in sea 100km from Russian Federation

The North says it needs atomic weapons to defend itself against the threat of invasion and has carried out two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the beginning of previous year. It quoted Kim as saying his country has "the most ideal weapon systems in the world", which he's ready to use to target the USA, if attacked. Tokyo said the flight pattern could indicate a new type of missile.



Korea: Rival N. Korea launches ballistic missile

The launch also will complicate Moon's efforts to mend ties with China that have been strained by a decision by South Korea's former government to deploy a US anti-missile defense system aimed at defending against North Korea, but which China sees as a threat to its security.



Tillerson signs declaration stressing climate change threat

On climate change, Tillerson said the Trump administration is not yet ready to reveal its long-term policy, but he said it will put US interests ahead of all others. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, emphasizing the strong need for a naval base in the Arctic. The most surprising feature of this declaration was that it was signed by Rex Tillerson, the U.S.


NHL Predictions: Will the Capitals win Game 4 vs

NHL Predictions: Will the Capitals win Game 4 vs

And our top guys, I thought, weren't as good as they needed to be". The penalty on Oshie, a high-sticking call against Nick Bonino, turned out to be one of the most damaging because it happened with less than two minutes to play in regulation with the Capitals trying to tie the game.


Merkel's party overwhelms opponents in Germany's biggest state election

Merkel's party overwhelms opponents in Germany's biggest state election

Party, the Christian democratic Union, whose leader is Angela Merkel, won the local elections in North Rhine - Westphalia, where previously the authorities were social Democrats. Schulz had hoped that his push for "social justice" would resonate in NRW, which has lagged behind western Germany economically. He argues that many people are struggling in temporary or low-paid jobs even though the country as a whole is growing richer.