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    US: Code associated with Russia hacking found on Vermont utility computer
    Dec31

    US: Code associated with Russia hacking found on Vermont utility computer

    AT A GLANCE Code associated with Russia hacking found on Vermont utility computer Description Code linked to Russian hacking detected by utility firm “Grizzly Steppe” code not connected to grid, says utility Malware in only one laptop, says Homeland Security (Adds comment from source) A code associated with a broad Russian hacking...

    Why Trump would be crazy to give Putin what he wants
    Dec31

    Why Trump would be crazy to give Putin what he wants

    Tensions are heating up between the Kremlin and the Obama administration, which imposed new sanctions on Russia on Thursday in response to Russia’s alleged and unprecedented interference in the U.S. presidential election, mistreatment of U.S. diplomats and cybertheft. Yet despite Russia’s deliberate cyber-assault on our...

    How Putin and Netanyahu are exploiting the transition
    Dec31

    How Putin and Netanyahu are exploiting the transition

    What do you get when you mix eight years of grudges, complex geopolitics and four world leaders — including incoming and outgoing American presidents with diametrically opposing views of the world — all convinced that this is a make-or-break moment with historic implications? This week, apparently. Presidential transitions...

    Heartwarming video of brave dog protecting injured friend stuck on train track in Ukraine goes viral
    Dec31
    Emerging stocks to end 2016 with gains after three years in red
    Dec31

    Emerging stocks to end 2016 with gains after three years in red

    (Reuters) – Emerging stocks hit two-week highs on Friday and were set to end 2016 in the black for the first time since 2012, while the top-performing rouble tumbled 2 percent on fears of fresh political strains between Russia and the United States.There were also jitters about China, where the yuan has fallen almost 7 percent, its biggest...

    Why Oil Is the Glue That Bonds Trump and Putin
    Dec31

    Why Oil Is the Glue That Bonds Trump and Putin

    Click here for reuse options! It’s a macabre waltz and the oil industry powers are calling the tune. Oil has fueled a bully bromance between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. Although this revolutionary union possesses a terrifying petro logic, it promises to be as volatile and tragic as any shotgun marriage. The relationship is, as Trump...

    Elitsa Kostova drops out of the Brisbane qualifiers
    Dec31

    Elitsa Kostova drops out of the Brisbane qualifiers

    Bulgaria’s second-best female tennis player Elitsa Kostova dropped out of the Brisbane International tennis tournament with a prize fund of USD 1 million. Kostova lost 1:6; 5:7 to Kateryna Bondarenko (Ukraine) in the second qualifying round. The twenty six year old Bulgarian earned USD 1862 and 13 points for the WTA ranking. Currently,...

    Putin won’t expel US diplomats
    Dec31

    Putin won’t expel US diplomats

    WASHINGTON: President-elect Donald Trump on Friday (Saturday in Manila) praised President Vladimir Putin for refraining from tit-for-tat expulsions of Americans in response to US punitive measures over alleged Russian interference in the November election. Putin’s decision came despite the foreign ministry asking him to send home 35 US...

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid – report
    Dec31

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid – report

    WASHINGTON: A code connected to Russian hacking efforts has been discovered in a utility system in Vermont, which could point to vulnerabilities in the US electrical grid, The Washington Post reported Friday (Saturday in Manila). The code detected in the northeastern state’s system did not disrupt its operations, the paper cited US...

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid: report
    Dec31

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid: report

    US authorities have not yet pinpointed why Russians targeted the electricity grid after code connected to Russian hacking efforts was found in a utility system in Vermont. AFP File Photo WASHINGTON: A code connected to Russian hacking efforts has been discovered within a utility system in Vermont, which could point to vulnerabilities in the US...