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    Global cyber attack slows but experts see risk of fresh strikes
    May13

    Global cyber attack slows but experts see risk of fresh strikes

    A global cyber attack forced a European carmaker to halt some production lines, hit Russian computers with more than half of suspected infections, struck schools in China and hospitals in Indonesia, though it appeared to be dying down on Saturday. Capitalising on spying tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency,...

    Cyber attack subsides after striking dozens of countries
    May13

    Cyber attack subsides after striking dozens of countries

    A day after a “ransomware” cyber attack struck dozens of countries around the world, members of the G7 on Saturday vowed to collaborate to offset future assaults, which have rattled institutions in the United States, Russia, Britain and elsewhere. The malicious software deployed in the attack was stolen from the U.S. National Security Agency and...

    Jewish Man Attacked With Ax in Ukraine
    May13

    Jewish Man Attacked With Ax in Ukraine

    Multiple sources in Dnipro are describing the Ukrainian attacker as someone with a violent past and a history of mental-health issues. …read more Source: The Jewish...

    Eurovision 2017 Live Blog
    May13

    Eurovision 2017 Live Blog

    While the European Union prizes uniformity and technical consensus, the Eurovision Song Contest celebrates difference and emotion — with brutal competition, a colossal volume of glitter and an LED light spectacular thrown in for free. It’s the world’s largest non-sporting event, generating both undying devotion...

    Azerbaijani businessman goes missing in Ukraine
    May13

    Azerbaijani businessman goes missing in Ukraine

    An Azerbaijani businessman has gone missing in Ukraine’s Luhansk province, APA reports. …read more Source:...

    (Video) Shaunae Miller-Uibo destroys the field in 49.77 WL Women’s 400m in Shanghai
    May13

    (Video) Shaunae Miller-Uibo destroys the field in 49.77 WL Women’s 400m in Shanghai

    Shaunae Miller-Uibo is in great form at the start of the 2017 season. The Bahamian Olympic Champion athlete took a new world lead in the 400m on Saturday at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting. The run was a personal best of 49. 77, relegating all her competitors by more than a second. American, Natasha Hastings came second with 50.74 and...

    Trump Turns to Private Lawyers to Downplay His Russian Business Ties, Showing He Shuts Up When Threatened
    May13

    Trump Turns to Private Lawyers to Downplay His Russian Business Ties, Showing He Shuts Up When Threatened

    Are ex-Trump campaign aides cooperating with the FBI? President Trump keeps showing he can’t keep quiet when it comes to political fights. The latest evidence is his admission that firing FBI director James Comey was really about his refusal to pledge his loyalty to Trump and the FBI’s ongoing Trump campaign-Russia investigation—not...

    Huge Cyberattack Forces Microsoft to Offer Free Tech Fix
    May13

    Huge Cyberattack Forces Microsoft to Offer Free Tech Fix

    LONDON — Teams of technicians worked “round the clock” Saturday to restore hospital computer systems in Britain and check bank or transport services in other nations after a global cyberattack hit dozens of countries and crippled the U.K.’s health system. The worldwide attack was so unprecedented that Microsoft quickly changed...

    2017 Eurovision Grand Final tonight: Armenia’s Artsvik performs 5th
    May13

    2017 Eurovision Grand Final tonight: Armenia’s Artsvik performs 5th

    The Grand Final of 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Kyiv tonight. The slogan for 2017 is Celebrate Diversity, and the show tonight will feature both Ukrainian traditions interwoven with modernity. Reigning Eurovision champion Jamala will perform during the live broadcast as well as Ukraine’s first ever Eurovision winner Ruslana...

    Eurovision 2017: What Is Making Europe’s Annual Song Contest So Political?
    May13

    Eurovision 2017: What Is Making Europe’s Annual Song Contest So Political?

    Ukraine-Russia tensions loom large over the gaudy singing competition that is no stranger to controversy. …read more Source:...