Health


Friday Flicks: King Arthur: Legend of the Sword & Norman

Charlie Hunnam has revealed that he drew inspiration from Ultimate Fighting champion Conor McGregor for his starring role in King Arthur: Legend of the Sword . Men make fun of their femininity easily, and get away because well, you know, you are not to take any of this seriously. "I spent most of my childhood messing around with swords and pretending to be either a knight or a wizard, so I had a lot of practice pretending to play King Arthur before actually being hired to do it ...



British hospitals, Spanish firms hit by cyber attacks

Many doctors reported that they could not retrieve their patients' files. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant, File). "Technical work is under way to destroy it and renew the means of virus protection", she said. Earlier, Kaspersky researcher Costin Raiu cited 45,000 attacks in 74 countries , saying that the malware, a self-replicating "worm", was spreading quickly.


US Justice Department orders tougher criminal punishments

US Justice Department orders tougher criminal punishments

Sessions is withdrawing a 2013 directive from Attorney General Eric Holder that instructed federal prosecutors not to specify the amount of drugs involved when charging low-level and non-violent drug offenders. Mandatory minimum sentences laws, which were passed in the 1980s and 1990s as part of the U.S. " war on drugs ", prevent judges from applying discretion when sentencing certain drug offences and are instead determined by the quantity of drugs involved in the crime.



English Public Hospital System Hit by Suspected Cyberattack

The systems for appointments have been taken down, with the result being that patients are being turned away unless it's an emergency. The price will rise with time and the files will eventually be deleted, the warning reads . "We are experiencing a major IT disruption and there are delays at all of our hospitals". "More widely we ask people to use the NHS wisely while we deal with this major incident which is still ongoing".



UK's opposition Labour leader Corbyn says he is not a pacifist

She has repeatedly claimed Mr Corbyn is "simply not up to the job" of leading the country during the run-up to the General Election on June 8. However, Nia Griffith, the Shadow Defence Secretary, whose support for the Trident nuclear deterrent is at odds with her leader, was notably absent from the event.


Antibiotic-resistant microbes evolved prior to dinosaurs

Antibiotic-resistant microbes evolved prior to dinosaurs

Antibiotic resistant microbes are becoming an increasingly critical global health threat, with researchers searching for ways to combat these superbugs. By peering back into the bacteria's genetic material, investigators were able to trace enterococci's lineage to the Cambrian Explosion 542 million years ago when animals first emerged from the sea.