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    Putin plays piano before Xi meet
    May14

    Putin plays piano before Xi meet

    Russian President Vladimir Putin played piano while awaiting Chinese leader Xi Jinping for bilateral talks in Beijing yesterday.Putin spoke earlier yesterday at a summit on China’s new Silk Road plan.He later arrived at state Diaoyutai residence for talks with Xi and other leaders.While waiting for his bilateral with Xi to begin, Putin...

    Portugal hails Eurovision win
    May14

    Portugal hails Eurovision win

    Portugal heaped praise yesterday on the country’s first Eurovision song contest victor Salvador Sobral, who suffers from a serious heart condition but triumphed with a melancholy ballad.“When we are very good, we’re the best of the best. Congratulations Salvador Sobral,” President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa wrote in a message to the...

    Friday’s massive ransomware cyberattack will probably get worse, experts warn
    May14

    Friday’s massive ransomware cyberattack will probably get worse, experts warn

    A massive cyberattack infected some 200,000 computers in at least 150 countries Friday with ransomware — malicious software that encrypts the computer’s files and demands a payment to regain access to them. The attack was “unprecedented in scale,” Europol’s chief Rob Wainwright told the BBC. This attack is likely the most widespread...

    China’s Xi says Silk Road Plan Boosts Finance, Security Ties
    May14

    China’s Xi says Silk Road Plan Boosts Finance, Security Ties

    BEIJING — Pledging more than $100 billion in financing, Chinese President Xi Jinping called Sunday for closer cooperation across Asia and Europe in areas from anti-terrorism to investment as leaders from 29 countries gathered to promote a Chinese initiative that could increase Beijing’s global influence. The “Belt and Road...

    Eurovision Winner Greeted by Ecstatic Portuguese Nation
    May14

    Eurovision Winner Greeted by Ecstatic Portuguese Nation

    Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital.The 27-year-old Sobral was a virtual unknown before his triumph in Kiev, but around 2,000 jubilant fans… …read more Source:...

    Donald Trump’s highly abnormal presidency: a running guide for May
    May14

    Donald Trump’s highly abnormal presidency: a running guide for May

    Click here to sign up for a weekly newsletter about President Donald Trump to be delivered to your inbox every Friday. Donald Trump made it clear at the beginning of his campaign that he wasn’t going to follow the normal rules or tone of politics. We’re keeping track of all the ways his presidency veers from the norm in terms of...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    LISBON (AP) — Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The 27-year-old Sobral was a virtual unknown before his triumph in Kiev, but around 2,000 jubilant fans cheered his arrival at Lisbon’s airport. “Without...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The 27-year-old … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    LISBON (AP) — Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The weekend was a busy one in Portugal, with Pope Francis’ visit to Fatima and Lisbon soccer team Benfica winning its fourth straight Portuguese league...

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation
    May14

    Eurovision winner greeted by ecstatic Portuguese nation

    Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was greeted as a national hero upon his return home to Portugal on Sunday, a day after winning the song contest in Ukraine’s capital. The 27-year-old … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...