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Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call - Microsoft warns

Security experts say the unprecedented ransomware attack that on Friday locked up computers across the globe including United Kingdom hospital, FedEx , train s...


Martin Demichelis announces retirement from football

I had been thinking about it for some time. I always anxious about the end of my career. "I am grateful to the profession, and in this case Malaga in partic...


Lovely new picture of Princess Charlotte released by Duchess

It is thought the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will throw a party for the youngster at their Norfolk home Anmer Hall. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge , ...


China-Pakistan Economic Corridor should not be politicised, says Nawaz Sharif

The gathering is the latest high-profile appearance for Mr Xi that seeks to cast him as a global leader and chief advocate for free trade. "No country can acc...


Cyber attack spreads across 150 countries

The malware is targeting Microsoft's Windows operating systems. The software tools to create the attack were revealed in April among a trove of NSA spy tools ...


NY subway offers 'Baby on Board' buttons to pregnant riders

Riders can choose from a " Baby on Board " button or another that reads "Please Offer Me a Seat". In New York, the buttons will be available as part of a pilo...


Axl Rose and Pink Join Billy Joel at Dodger Stadium

Joel welcomed Rose to the stage late in his main set for the 1979 track, which Rose delivered regularly while on tour previous year with AC/DC in the absence of...


Netflix quietly tests weekend price hikes in Australia

Your Netflix bill could be set to increase, as the video streaming company experiments with charging customers more for binge-watching on weekends. Australian...


EV Energy Partners, L.P. (EVEP) Given Neutral Rating at Citigroup Inc

The share price of ETP has decreased by over -7.89% in the last six months. A number of brokerages have commented on NGL. The Average True Range indicator a...


Italian, Spanish firms seek to create infrastructure giant

Under Spanish law, a shareholder that buys 30 percent or more of a company must make a full offer for that company. Atlantia , which is controlled by the Ben...


New long-range missile can carry heavy nuclear warhead, North Korea says

He has modernized production of nuclear and missile parts, upgraded the program within the military hierarchy and overtly pampered engineers, forcing Western le...


Price Target Analysis Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG)

Therefore 33% are positive. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, April 6th. BP plc (LON:BP)'s stock had its "hold" rating restated by analysts ...


Coach Agrees to Buy Kate Spade for $2.4 Billion

Activist investor and major Kate Spade shareholder Caerus Investors sent a letter to the company's board in November of 2016 imploring the company to sell...


Australia vows 'practical' budget to counter voter frustrations

It was a shift to the middle for the government, which had previously linked funding the $22 billion scheme to its doomed Omnibus bill, ditching the threats a...


Microsoft criticizes government creation of hacking tools used in global cyberattack

National Security Agency to exploit the hole. After taking computers over, the virus displayed messages demanding a payment of $300 in virtual currency Bitcoi...


China's Xi says Belt and Road summit reaches consensus, achieves positive outcomes

It covers an arc of 65 countries, reaching from the South Pacific through South and Central Asia to Europe and Africa. Xi insisted his government has "no desi...


Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc (SGYP) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.07 EPS

Amalgamated Bank now owns 24,013 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 1,758 shares during the last quar...


Dallas To Burbank Southwest Flight Ends In Fistfight

The two men grapple through the aisle, where one gains the advantage and pushes the other down into a seat. Cable ended up the better of the exchange, raining...


Mariners RHP Weber leaves season debut with shoulder injury

Martin said the injury, which doesn't cause pain but limits mobility and strength, may be an aggravation of a similar issue he dealt with in Spring Training. Wh...


China Pledges $124 Billion for Silk Road Plan, Says Everyone Welcome

Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks during the opening ceremony of the Belt and Road Forum (BRF) in Beijing, China. While Xi did not mention North Korea durin...


Emergency declared at Hanford nuclear site in Washington state

A spokesperson said there was no evidence any radioactive materials had been released and all workers in the area were accounted for. Hundreds of workers at...


Liberum Capital Gives Unite Group PLC Price Target With Potential 11.71% Upside

Over the last twelve months Compass Group's stock price has increased by 29.14% from 1233.56 to 1593. It is down 32.59% since October 4, 2016 and is uptrending....


Trump administration postpones another meeting on Paris climate agreement

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Trump is continuing to hear from advisers on the pros and cons of the United States remaining in the global accord. In Ap...


Turkey assails United States move to arm Syria Kurds against IS

In talks that Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana White described as good and calm, the officials reaffirmed their support for peace and stability in Iraq and Syri...


Banks demand to see new levy modelling

That will include a potential buy-out of the Snowy Hydro scheme from Victoria and NSW, and a $20 billion "once in a generation" rail line upgrade. "The govern...


How Trump's "Religious Liberty" Executive Order Could Affect Women & The LGBT Community

DAVID SAPERSTEIN: What is a pastor to if a congregant who's a major donor says , I'll give you the gift this year but only if you endorse such a candidate? A...


TUI Reiterates Guidance As Underlying Loss Narrows

Tourists have over the previous year been avoiding Turkey, as well as Egypt and Tunisia, over security concerns, instead opting for western Mediterranean destin...


Oil prices fall due to consistent increase in USA output

Brent crude futures LCOc1 were up 9 cents at $49.43 per barrel at 1110 GMT (7.10 a.m. ET), above a session low of $49.18, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate fut...


DMK "demands" PM Modi to talk on fisherman issue in Sri Lanka

Modi arrived in Colombo on Thursday on a two-day visit to Sri Lanka at the invitation of President Sirisena. Although no bilateral talks are scheduled betwe...


How to avoid the ransomware attack

He said it was unclear so far how it had started but ransomware generally spread via a few different methods. Microsoft said it had taken the "highly unusual ...


Angela Merkel's party wins vote in rivals' German heartland

Merkel's Christian Democrats (CDU) saw a surge in support in Germany's most populous state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), which is home to one in five German ...


N.Korea says missile can carry nuclear warhead

Speaking in Beijing, Dmitry Peskov, Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman, told reporters Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping had discussed the situat...


Goldman says oil prices on the brink of 'capitulation'

The recent selloff in oil has erased most of the gains made after the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed to cut production in November. Ot...


NEXT plc (NXT) Rating Increased to Buy at Investec

It has underperformed by 9.75% the S&P500. On 5/28/2015 BT Group plc announced a semiannual dividend of $1.30 3.78% with an ex dividend date of 8/12/2015 whic...


Oil prices plunge on signal deeper supply cuts unlikely

The result has been 11 weeks of expansion in U.S. output in longest run of gains since 2012. Opec sources said yesterday that Opec is likely to extend cut...