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With Macron on board, Paris 2024 bid is 'ready right now'

Their bid book stipulates that Wasserman would be executive chairperson of the Los Angeles 2024 Organising Committee while Gene Sykes would remain chief executive. "There is a strong Olympic spirit in both cities". "We've really tried to put the emphasis on taking the stress out of the athletes" lives", Garcetti said.


Mining company BHP drops Billiton from name in $10m ad campaign

Mining company BHP drops Billiton from name in $10m ad campaign

Company lists on what is now the Australian Securities Exchange. "It's a form of reset for us", said Geoff Healy, the Melbourne-based company's chief external affairs officer. BHP Billiton spins off some of its aluminium, coal, manganese, nickel and silver assets as ASX-listed South32. "This has been in the works for many months", Mr Healy said.



Almost 100 countries hit by massive cyberattack

Finally, Russia reported 1000 governmental computer systems has been hit. This one worked because of a "perfect storm" of conditions, including a known and highly risky security hole in Microsoft Windows, tardy users who didn't apply Microsoft's March software fix, and malware created to spread quickly once inside university, business or government networks.



Cyber attack hits 200000 in at least 150 countries - Europol

Britain's National Cyber Security Center and others were hailing the cybersecurity researcher, a 22-year-old identified online only as MalwareTech, who - unintentionally at first - discovered a "kill switch" that halted the unprecedented outbreak.



Tottenham v Manchester United: 5 key matchups including Pogba against Wanyama

Speaking ahead of this match, Pochettino believed that his players deserved a lot of credit for being the only team to put up a title challenge against Chelsea given the greater financial muscle of their Premier League rivals. The Portuguese said he had no regrets though about prioritising the Europa League final against Ajax when a Champions League spot will be up for grabs.