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Gov't issues warnings against WannaCry ransomware

Gov't issues warnings against WannaCry ransomware

It has attacked hundreds of thousands of computers, security experts say, from hospital systems in the United Kingdom and a telecom company in Spain to universities and large companies in Asia. Analogy time: Let's say there's an architect who designs castles. Someone hacked into the NSA and stole this method of hacking and started deploying it on the world.


Corbyn says May's manifesto aims to 'pitch young against old'

Corbyn says May's manifesto aims to 'pitch young against old'

She also set out plans to transfer a greater share of the cost of caring for elderly people from taxpayers to those who can afford to pay for their own care, including property owners who are the basis of support for her party, and to restrict a now universal winter fuel payment for older people.



Minority government thrusts BC Greens into centre of power

Mr. Weaver said he will not telegraph what his party will try to negotiate with either the Liberals or the NDP, but he did say his party is not interested in pursuing a liquefied natural gas industry, a central plank in Premier Christy Clark's vision of British Columbia's economic future.


James Comey reportedly rebuffed Trump's attempts to get chummy

James Comey reportedly rebuffed Trump's attempts to get chummy

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein journeyed to the Capitol today to brief senators on the just-announced special counsel investigation into possible ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, but lawmakers said he offered little information about the firing of former FBI Director James Comey.



Trump Won't Use Israel Trip to Announce Embassy Move

This message, however, needs to be made loud and clear to our Palestinian neighbors. Israeli intelligence officials are furious that President Donald Trump revealed sensitive information about an ISIS plot during a meeting with Russian officials, fearing he may have compromised a vital source, Foreign Policy reported Friday.



Trump Boasted of Firing 'Nut Job' James Comey to Russian Ambassador

The person of interest is a senior Trump administration adviser who is close to the president, the Washington Post reported Friday, citing sources would not further identify the individual. "I don't expect this to be any different", he added. "He is widely respected in Congress, across the political spectrum", Leahy said. I think it shows division, and it shows that we're not together as a country.