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Germany rejects idea of joint euro bonds after Macron victory

French president-elect Emmanuel Macron laid the groundwork yesterday for his transition to power, announcing a visit to Germany and a name change for his politi...


US AG orders toughest possible sentences for criminals, reversing Obama easing

Sessions wrote in his memo to prosecutors this week that the new charging policy "affirms our responsibility to enforce the law, is moral and just, and prod...


See Jeremy Corbyn in 360 With The Labour Party's Latest Video

Armed forces minister Mike Penning said: " Jeremy Corbyn has spent a lifetime trying to disarm Britain but now he's pretending he's got what it takes to keep u...


Charlie Hunnam was offered a part in 'Game Of Thrones'

As directed by Guy Ritchie ( Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels and Snatch ), everything plays at a raucous clip before devolving into the button-mashing fre...


NHS computer systems and phones down after cyber attack

The National Health Service (NHS) said it was responding to the incidents. NHS Digital said the attack "was not specifically targeted at the NHS and is affe...


US Attorney General Sessions Declares War on Poor, Black and Brown Communities

In a brief one-and-a-half-page memo, Sessions outlined his new instructions for charging decisions in federal cases, saying that his new first principle is "tha...


Hospitals in England hit by 'large-scale ransomware' attack

The NHS says its working closely with the National Cyber Security Centre and the Department of Health to help resolve the problem. East and North Hertfordshir...


West Indies fight despite Yasir's three

The West Indies resumed on 14 without loss and still struggled to score. Leg-spinner Yasir Shah lifted his series-leading wicket tally to 20 with three vi...


Blame game heats up as budget work hits a standstill

Dayton says with this weekend's Fishing Opener and Sunday being Mother's Day, Monday is probably the first day he and legislative leaders could meet. In five ...


Countdown to Cass County Relay for Life Event

There's plenty of vendors selling food and games for the entire family until 10:30 p.m. Those who have teams are invited to Relay for Life of Cass County Team...


England's NHS hit by a large-scale cyber-attack

Ransomware results from a sophisticated malware tool that can root into computer systems undetected and lock up important data. May stressed that hackers ha...


Malware Cyberattack Hits English Hospitals and FedEx, Hackers Demand Bitcoin

Most others rely on humans to spread by tricking them into clicking on an attachment harbouring the attack code. "We are issuing an alert of a massive ransomw...


UN chief: drought-stricken Somalia 'hangs in the balance'

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has warned of a new starvation in Somalia and called for a massive expansion of global aid for the African country...


Patient records 'not compromised' in NHS cyber attack, says PM

We got a message saying your computers are now under their control and pay a certain amount of money. NHS Digital says 16 NHS organizations report being hit. ...


Spain also reports ransomware attack

Routine appointments had been canceled and ambulances were being diverted to neighboring hospitals. All told, several cybersecurity firms said they had identi...


Hepatitis C nearly triples in US in 5 years

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention almost tripled from 2010 to 2015, marking a 15-year high. "Cases of acute and chronic hepatitis C in Pierce Count...


Sister of accused killer in Arkansas says he's mentally ill

James Arthur Bowden, 42, surrendered Thursday after a five-hour standoff at a house near Dardanelle where 61-year-old Rita Miller and 17-year-old Ciera Miller w...


Labour Party Suffers Crushing Defeat After Local Elections, Jeremy Corbyn Unperturbed

Labour's shadow chancellor John McDonnell acknowledged: "So far, it's been a tough night, but it hasn't been the wipe out that people expected". The results f...


Ruby Tandoh on battling the stigma of discussing mental health

Everyone has something they could work on, even that person you know who looks like they have the ideal life, even THEY have something. Mental health problems...


DaVita Helps Raise Awareness of Mental Illness During Mental Health Month

In the media it has sometimes been portrayed in a very negative light - who could forget Britney Spears trying to hit the paparazzi with an umbrella during her ...


Hospitals in England hit by apparent cyberattack

The attack appeared to exploit a vulnerability purportedly identified for use by the U.S. National Security Agency and later leaked to the internet. Spain, me...


Mormons pull older teens out of Boy Scouts

Guy Aydelotte, who grew up in Boise, said that as a Mormon teen, there was already less emphasis on Boy Scouts after he turned 14. Thursday's decision to leav...


Ireland draw World Cup inspiration

Wallabies veteran Matt Giteau took to Twitter after the announcement, saying it was a "decent draw" for his former teammates. The Pool A winners will face t...


Worldwide Ransomware Attack Underway Using Stolen NSA Tools

Computers have been infected with "ransomware" demanding payments of as much as Dollars 600 to restore access and scrambling data. First, there were reports ...


The Department of Homeland Security May Ban Laptops on Flights from Europe

A statement from the Department of Homeland Security to The Daily Beast said that there has not been a final decision on the ban, but that "changes will be ...


What does France's new president-elect have to offer?

In his article for RIA Novosti , Marachovsky argued that many media outlets and politicians would interpret Le Pen's defeat as a great victory of the so-called ...


France turns to parliamentary battle after Emmanuel Macron victory

Trump made a point of not receiving Le Pen, whose anti-immigrant stance aligns with some of Trump's nativist positions, when she visited NY in January. Jean Pet...


Human sense of smell as good as that of dogs

Paul Broca , a French physician in the 19 century, studied the human brain in an attempt to understand what made humans different from other animals. By overl...


Vermont House agrees to legalize marijuana; bill to governor

Trump makes ominous noises about ignoring congressional mandates protecting medical marijuana states, Florida fails to complete medical marijuana implementation...


Supervisor told officer to be mum after shooting

During opening statements Wednesday, Shelby's attorneys said the 43-year-old officer was following her training in using deadly force against a person who wasn'...


Facebook to play down links to websites with deceptive ads

Facebook is tweaking its algorithm again, and issuing a warning to "low-quality web page experiences" with bad advertising: We're coming for you. On a blog r...


More Chibok schoolgirls to regain freedom soon: Nigerian minister

Mr Buhari said he was joyous that they were free. Presidential aide Bashir Ahmad tweeted a photograph of the girls, most of whom were sitting on the floor of ...


Indian fans appalled over Bieber's lip syncing

But Bieber took it like a sport and invited a young boy next, to play pass with him, but he shyly declined. When pop star Justin Bieber's Mumbai concert was a...


Mass. nurses may take staffing demands to voters in 2018

Nursing literature is replete with studies suggesting an empowered nurse is more likely to trust the organization, stay on with their current employer, have hig...


Hospitals in United Kingdom have tech problems after possible large-scale cyberattack

It says the impact was limited to computers on an internal network and didn't affect customers. Portugal Telecom was also hit by a cyber attack but no service...