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Global cyberattack sparks fewer aftershocks than feared

But those computers infected by the ransomware appear to be outdated devices that organizations deemed too expensive to upgrade, or too hard to patch withou...


Stock in the Limelight: Opko Health, Inc. (OPK)

Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -7.60%. Moreover, Essex Investment Mgmt Lc has 0.43% invested in Opko Health Inc . The difference between the expected and...


South Korea prepares for summit with United States - ministry

There could be friction between the US and South Korea as well as the North. Hong Seok-hyun gave Trump a letter from President Moon while Trump expressed his ...


Microsoft issues WannaCry security patch for XP, blasts USA for 'stockpiling vulnerabilities'

But policy making isn't necessarily the only solution, said Casey Ellis, CEO of San Francisco cybersecurity company Bugcrowd. Microsoft patched their weak spo...


Labour at its highest rating in the polls since election campaign began

Mr Corbyn said a government under his leadership would have "a "robust and independent foreign policy". "Britain deserves better than simply outsourcing our c...


Donald Trump's threat of Comey 'tapes' brings more questions than answers

While several presidents secretly recorded conversations without problems, the practice is most associated with Nixon. Mr Trump has dismissed the FBI inves...


The mechanics of the Trump Russia special counsel

Putin told a news conference that he would be willing to turn over notes of Trump's meeting with the Russian diplomats if the White House agreed. While the Wh...


Expansion of ban on larger electronics on airlines likely

The Trump administration's measure barring airline passengers from bringing larger electronic devices into flight cabins could cost passengers an extra $1.1 bil...


Trump, Erdogan hail ties while US arms Kurds

The Syrian civil war shocks the conscience of the whole world. On Monday, the American Center for Law and Justice submitted a formal written statement to the ...


Federal Budget 2017: Drug testing of dole recipients defended by Malcolm Turnbull

Those savings, including welfare reforms, had artificially reduced the red ink in the budget after they were blocked by opposition lawmakers in a hostile Senate...


2 dead after tornadoes hit Oklahoma, Wisconsin

Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald told News 18 Tuesday night that at one point, every officer with the Barron County Sheriff's Department was in the area, helping and lo...


Senate Russia investigators invite Comey to testify, seek documents

Several Democrats called for an independent commission to investigate any ties between Trump and Russian Federation, but there have been mentions of impeachme...


Microsoft says WannaCry ransomware must be a wake-up call for governments

The vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows software - exploited by "WannaCrypt" - crippled computers from hospitals in Britain to police stations in India, with...


Dick's Sporting Goods plunge on same-store sales disappoint

Finally, CIBC restated a "market perform" rating on shares of Dicks Sporting Goods in a report on Tuesday, February 21st. One research analyst has rated the sto...


Thibaut Courtois says Chelsea were driven on by last season's disappointments

That would set them up ideally for their bid to complete a double with victory over Arsenal in the May 27th FA Cup final. Thibaut Courtois has revealed that f...


European Union hits Facebook with $123 mln fine over WhatsApp buyout

Facebook has been slapped with a 110 million euro (£94.5 million/ $123 million) fine after the EU's anti-trust watchdog said it provided "incorrect or misleadi...


Philippines declines European Union aid after securing billions from China

EU Ambassador Franz Jessen said more than 250 million euros ($278.7 million) worth of grants could be at stake. But President Rodrigo Duterte had earlier challe...


Three decades after Bofors, India gets first modern 155mm artillery guns

According to a report, this is the first time in three decades, since the Bofors scandal that the Indian army has received howitzers. The last artillery guns ...


Snap Misses Earnings, User Growth Targets After IPO

Snap said average revenue per user rose 181.3 percent to 90 cents in the first quarter while revenue jumped almost four-fold to $149.6 million. Snap Inc. Snap...


Shadow Brokers teases more Windows exploits and cyberespionage data

Microsoft issued a security update in March that stops WannaCry and other malware in Windows 7. Many users report the amount of the ransom as $300 worth o...


Canada Jobless Rate Hits Near-decade Low

The increase could ease the way for an interest rate rise in June despite moderate wage growth. The U.S. legal industry gained 1,100 jobs in April amid a posi...


NCSC urges vigilance in wake of cyber attack

And it was because of the NHS that one cybersecurity researcher, who wished to remain anonymous and goes under the name of "MalwareTech", was alerted to the att...


Ryan backs Trump, cautions against 'rush to judgment'

In addition, Green told ThinkProgress the president's possible admission that the FBI's investigation into possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russia...


Ford to cut 1400 salaried jobs in North America, Asia

Ford's profit in the first quarter of 2017 fell from $2.4 billion to $1.6 billion, with profit in its North American unit declining by more than $1 billion. For...


ACLU files open records request for Comey memo

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, Republican chairman of the House oversight committee, sent a letter to the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday requesting that it ...


Trump Knew Flynn Was Under Investigation for Turkey Lobbying, Still Hired Him

In early August, Flynn signed a 90-day contract with Inovo BV, a Dutch company owned by the Turkish businessman Ekim Alptekin , who is close to Turkish preside...


It appears BC has its first minority government in 65 years

She says she has worked with Green Party leader Andrew Weaver in the past and called him a "smart, thoughtful and reasonable guy". "And they voted for an econ...


Philippine economy grows 6.4 percent in first quarter

Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia said the growth was faster than other countries like Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam. Economists polled by The...


Senate intelligence committee orders Flynn to hand over Russia-related documents

Speaking with reporters earlier in the day, Burr said he preferred when people cooperate, but pointed to his willingness to use the power of the committee to co...


Ronaldo happy with Madrid role

Real eventually doubled their lead two minutes into the second half when Ronaldo grabbed his second after collecting a pass from Isco. "I am scoring goals and h...


Brokers Issue Forecasts for Kosmos Energy Ltd's Q1 2017 Earnings (KOS)

Finally, BMO Capital Markets reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $10.00 price objective on shares of Kosmos Energy in a research note on Friday, April 21st. ...


No substantial impact of WannaCry on Indian IT system: Aruna Sundararajan

Vicente Diaz, a security analyst at Kaspersky, said big companies would have spent the weekend implementing such measures, but smaller firms without a dedicat...


France's Macron unveils Cabinet, half of them women

Rightwinger Bruno Le Maire was named economy minister and is one of three members of the conservative Republicans party in the government along with Prime Minis...


Trump to Give Speech on Islam in Saudi Arabia

Miller played a key rule creating the administration's initial travel ban on citizens from seven majority-Muslim countries, which was denounced by critics as a ...


Father: 'Betty Shelby got away with murder'

They noted Crutcher had his hands in their air and wasn't combative - part of which was confirmed by police video taken from a dashboard camera and helicopter t...