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Lawmakers urge Trump to avoid picking a partisan for FBI job

Lawmakers urge Trump to avoid picking a partisan for FBI job

Trump has openly vented his frustration with the media and Democrats on Twitter, musing about canceling press briefings and arguing that it's hard for aides to know his thinking. While the Senate was in session last week in the midst of Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey, the House returns this week from a recess. More than a lack of momentum on major policy goals, Trump is said to be seething over the flood of leaks pouring out of the White House and into news reports .



WannaCry explained: What is WannaCry ransomware and how does it work?

The infection takes advantage of a Windows vulnerability which Microsoft released in March as a security patch. The malicious software was transmitted via email and stolen from the National Security Agency, reports the New York Times . "Once they're let out of the lamp, genies of this kind, especially those created by intelligence services, can later do damage to their authors and creators", he said.


Elon Musk's LA Tunnel Idea Might Make You Queasy

Elon Musk's LA Tunnel Idea Might Make You Queasy

But Elon Musk, who is man behind this venture put out some videos which shows us how this so called electric sled works and in fact it is now being tested in real world conditions. The boring machine used to build the first tunnel is called "Godot" and yes we're "waiting" to hear more about it. Here's what Musk has planned. Even in the post Musk warns the viewers at the very beginning saying.


US housing starts fell 2.6 percent in April

US housing starts fell 2.6 percent in April

Privately-owned housing starts in April were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,172,000, 2.6% below the revised March estimate of 1,203,000 but still 0.7% above the April 2016 rate of 1,164,000. Some of the drop in starts, especially in the Northeast, could be weather-related after a snowstorm lashed the region in March. "So Mother Nature had a hand in this".


Lender CYBG reports higher first half profit

Lender CYBG reports higher first half profit

Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, November 15 report. Royal Bank of Canada restated an "underperform" rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.58) price target on shares of Cybg Plc in a research note on Wednesday, April 12th.


Tata Steel posts surprise loss after British pension charge

Tata Steel posts surprise loss after British pension charge

The strong fourth quarter helped the business generate earnings of £526 million for the last 12 months, compared to a £52 million loss the year before, with stronger market conditions and tailwinds from the fall in the value of sterling, which makes British exports cheaper overseas.