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Hacked? Microsoft Says Blame The Government

Becky Pinkard, from Digital Shadows, a UK-based cyber-security firm, told AFP news agency that it would be easy for the initial attackers or "copy-cat authors" ...


Chinese newspaper slams India for OBOR summit boycott

At the Belt and Road Forum in Beijing , Rmb100bn (US$14.5bn) was confirmed to augment the Silk Road Fund while Rmb380bn (US$55.1bn) will be used for loans for ...


EU, US to hold talks on airline laptop ban next week

The industry anxiety follows a report from Reuters that the Trump administration was considering expanding a ban on laptops - now in effect on us -bound fligh...


Donald Trump hits back over Russian information sharing

Mr Trump took to Twitter to defend his actions, stating he had "the absolute right" to share "facts" with Russian Federation. PRESIDENT Trump has hit back a...


Violence erupts on Southwest Airlines flight

As you can imagine, several passengers recorded the action on their cell phones and with a quickness uploaded the videos to social media. Two men started th...


Trump urged to prod Erdogan on human rights

U.S. President Donald Trump , right, extends his hand for a handshake with President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the Oval Office of the White House on M...


Acxiom (NASDAQ:ACXM) reports 4Q17 Profit Down 17%

Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ: ACXM ) stock has moved in a downward direction this week, causing concern for some investors. Revenue was reported as $880.2 million...


Oil prices soar as KSA, Russia back extension of output cut

USA crude inventories are finally showing some signs of shrinking, falling for the past five weeks from record levels at the end of March. US stock indexes ar...


Northern Dynasty Minerals, Ltd. (NAK) Under Analyst Spotlight

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 35.51 million shares versus an average volume of 8.91 million shares during last trading session. Media headlines a...


Sinclair To Buy Tribune Media For $3.9 Billion

Besides Sinclair, Twenty-First Century Fox Inc and Nexstar Media Group Inc had also considered an acquisition of Tribune, Reuters has reported. The deal is ...


Hackers to NSA give reason to WannaCry

Home secretary Amber Rudd confirmed that one in five NHS England trusts were hit by the attack. Whether globalization is good or bad for Americans is a hot to...


Corbyn and Theresa May battle it out in catty day of campaigning

He added that while a Labour government would like a "strong and friendly" relationship with the USA "we will not be afraid to speak our mind". "Britain deser...


UN Secretary-General Condemns Recent Ballistic Missile Launch by North Korea

Yesterday's launch was of a "new ground-to-ground medium long-range strategic ballistic rocket" named the Hwasong-12, the official Korea Central News Agency ( K...


(NYSE:MBI), Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM)

Co.'s quarterly revenue was up 14.9% on a year-over-year basis. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing had 8 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRat...


Rhythmone (LON:RTHM) Receives Buy Rating From Numis Securities Analysts

The stock decreased 1.56% or $0.54 on May 5, reaching $34.16. Among 2 analysts covering Power Financial Corporation ( TSE:PWF ), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and...


Supreme Court Rejects Appeal to Reinstate NC's Strict Voter-ID Law

The state's new Democratic governor, Roy Cooper, and its Democratic attorney general, Josh Stein, had told the justices they wanted to drop the state's appeal o...


Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. (RRGB) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.80-3.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.76. R...


Wesfarmers decides against Officeworks IPO

As tipped by Channelnews, Wesfarmers have pulled plans to sell off stationary retailer Officeworks. Wesfarmers said Wednesday that in light of current equity ...


Xi ends trade summit with plan to return in 2019

Xi said China would host the second Belt and Road Forum in 2019. "We reached the consensus, set the way forward, and outlined an action plan", Xi told repo...


Haley: US might look at sanctions on countries aiding North Korea

Its missile program is also a money-making operation, but its ability to sell weapons overseas is hampered by United Nations sanctions. "You've heard our lead...


Oil price climbs as Opec offers early consensus on renewed deal

Crude prices had hovered near five-months lows earlier this week, but surged yesterday after the Energy Information Administration released data showing a 5.2...


China's pirated software raises risks in attack

The North Korean mission to the United Nations could not be reached for comment, while the Federal Bureau of Investigation declined to comment. Following a UN...


LaVar Ball On Lonzo Ball: 'He's Going To Be A Laker'

LaVar Ball, who nearly never misses one of his son's games nor an opportunity to be seen and heard, caught the basketball world's attention when he wasn't in t...


England's emergency units open 'as normal' again after cyber attack

The government has long acknowledged the need to update its old IT systems. Meanwhile, many commentators have criticised Microsoft, for its policy of ending...


Avon Products, Inc. (AVP) Shares Sold by Oakbrook Investments LLC

The highest EPS estimate is $0.08 and the lowest is $0.05. Melvin Capital Management LP purchased a new position in shares of Avon Products during the third qua...


Royal Bank of Canada Increases Comcast Co. (CMCSA) Price Target to $45.00

MA's holdings in Comcast were worth $859,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The company's existing price is 39.11 with a change in volume of 4327412. The cur...


North Korea missile tests: United States warns against supporting Pyongyang

Shadow Brokers, the group that has taken credit for that leak, threatened on Tuesday to release more recent code to enable hackers to break into the world's mos...


Trump's Russia Intel Disclosure Risks Life Of Israeli Spy Within ISIS

Unusually, Donald Trump wasn't lying when he angrily tweeted that he had "absolutely the right" to give Russian officials highly classified information abou...


N. Korea Threatens to Take Retaliatory Measures against US

The announcement came days after North Korea successfully tested a powerful new missile that analysts believe could reach Alaska when perfected. The top Ameri...


Comey memo says Trump asked him to end Flynn investigation

Comey instead to pursue reporters in leak cases, according to associates of Comey who have seen private notes he wrote recounting the conversation. Last week,...


Britain to arrest criminal behind NHS cyber attack: Home Secretary

Nonetheless, officials and security firms seemed optimistic, telling news outlets that the spread was starting to slow. Krishna Chinthapalli, a doctor at Brit...


China downplays expectations from homemade C919 jet

The "C" in the aircraft's name stands for both China and COMAC (Commercial Aircraft Corp of China), the number 9 is a symbol for "everlasting", while the 19 rep...


Analytical Guide for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Stakeholders

Moreover, Wealth Architects Ltd has 0.18% invested in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) for 6,937 shares. BlackRock Inc. now owns 97,086,738 shares of the biop...


Oil Holds Advance as Saudis, Russia Favor Output Cut Extension

Global crude oil supply inched down by 140,000 barrels daily last month, to 96.17 million bpd, the International Energy Agency said in the latest edition of i...


UN Security Council for imposing sanctions on North Korea's missile test

North Korea said on Monday it was a test of the abilities of a "newly developed ballistic rocket". Speaking at a news conference in China, he also appeared ...