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Ukraine cyberattack cripples government website and banks

Ukraine cyberattack cripples government website and banks

The CEO of TV and radio company Lux has said that Channel 24 has been hit by the attack, with part of its computer equipment affected. Officials in Ukraine reported serious intrusions of the country's power grid as well as at banks and government offices, where one senior executive posted a photo of a darkened computer screen and the words, "the whole network is down".


Appointment of new prince marks start of reforms in Saudi Arabia

Appointment of new prince marks start of reforms in Saudi Arabia

He is also deputy prime minister and remains minister of defense. The Allegiance Council operates under an independent system to organize and arrange the governance and choose the king or the crown prince . The newly minted crown prince built his reputation as a bold reformer. In an interview conducted last month, the Saudi prince had suggested that Iran wanted to wrest control of Islam's holiest sites away from Riyadh and that there could be no dialogue with the regional Shia power.



Paragon Group of Companies PLC 18.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Macquarie

The target price gives a potential downside of -3.36% from Foxtons Group PLC (LON:FOXT)'s previous close. Boulegeris holds 0.17% in 3M Co (NYSE:MMM) or 1,610 shares. The Weir Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in engineering businesses. Guardian Communications reported 4,746 shares. The company has market cap of $421.09 million.


Apple working with Hertz to test self-driving technology

Apple working with Hertz to test self-driving technology

Waymo won't comment on whether the partnership includes plans to expand beyond Phoenix, but it's easy to see how Alphabet could incorporate other locations into its autonomous ride-hailing effort based on Avis locations. As for the Avis Budget Group , the partnership gives the company a foothold in the growing autonomous vehicle market. The reason for the optimism: Calling on the likes of Avis and Hertz shows that Apple and Waymo are willing to partner with traditional players ...


Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing

Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing

Maksym Shapoval, was killed in a vehicle explosion in Kyiv's Solomensky district on Tuesday morning, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry said on its website. Police say that the driver of a luxury auto has been killed instantly as the vehicle blew up at a Kiev intersection. Officials said the incident was a "terrorist act".



New Zealand promises to do 'right thing' with America's Cup

The 39-year-old, who won a silver medal for Australia in sailing at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, had a low-key but critical role trimming the giant wing with a games console-type device. There were no Americans on Oracle Team USA's crew, which included five Australians and one from Antigua. Land Rover BAR Team Principal and Skipper, Ben Ainslie, said: "We could not be prouder of the Land Rover BAR Academy winning the Cup".