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    22-year-old who lives with his parents stops the cyber attacks!
    May14

    22-year-old who lives with his parents stops the cyber attacks!

    The “accidental hero” who halted the global spread of an unprecedented ransomware attack by registering a garbled domain name hidden in the malware has warned the attack could be rebooted. The ransomware used in Friday’s attack wreaked havoc on organisations including FedEx and Telefónica, as well as the UK’s National Health Service...

    Israel quits Eurovision Song Contest live on air
    May14

    Israel quits Eurovision Song Contest live on air

    Israel has announced they’re quitting the Eurovision Song Contest after 44 years. A representative for the nation made the shock announcement live on air as he handed out their scores on Saturday night. He said it was because the Israel Broadcasting Authority (IBA) is shutting down. As the hosts in Kiev, Ukraine went live to Israel to find...

    Ukraine on the spot over arms sale to South Sudan

    UN says European state defying international embargo …read more Source: The...

    Ukrainian Jew in serious condition after altercation with neighbor
    May14

    Ukrainian Jew in serious condition after altercation with neighbor

    (JTA) — A Ukrainian Jew in his twenties was critically injured by his neighbor. The incident happened in Dnepropetrovsk in eastern Ukraine on Friday, according to a statement on the community’s website, which identified the injured community member only as Abraham, 26. The neighbor attacked the man with a sharp object, hitting his leg,...

    Is it time for Trump staff to lawyer up?
    May14

    Is it time for Trump staff to lawyer up?

    Veterans of past White House scandals from Watergate to Plamegate have an important message for Team Trump: It’s time to think about lawyering up.In the past week, a Senate committee began issuing subpoenas in its investigation into Russian contacts with President Donald Trump’s staff and other associates during the 2016 election...

    Ukrainian Jew in serious condition after altercation with neighbor
    May14

    Ukrainian Jew in serious condition after altercation with neighbor

    (JTA) — A Ukrainian Jew in his twenties was critically injured by his neighbor. The incident happened in Dnepropetrovsk in eastern Ukraine on Friday, according to a statement on the community’s website, which identified the injured community member only as Abraham, 26. The neighbor attacked the man with a sharp object, hitting his leg,...

    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party
    May14

    Portuguese crooner wins Eurovision as conflict mars Kiev’s party

    KIEV: Portugal won the Eurovision Song Contest for the first time ever early Sunday with a melancholy ballad performed by a singer who suffers from a serious heart condition. The fado-tinged song “Amar Pelos Dois” was performed by 27-year-old Salvador Sobral, who is awaiting a heart transplant. It scored a crushing victory, winning...

    Four civilians die as artillery fire continues in eastern Ukraine
    May14

    Four civilians die as artillery fire continues in eastern Ukraine

    With no let-up in the shelling along eastern Ukraine’s ceasefire line, four people die when a shell lands in the courtyard of their house. …read more Source:...

    Shelling leaves causalities in east Ukraine
    May14

    Shelling leaves causalities in east Ukraine

    New violence in eastern Ukraine has reportedly left new casualties, as the unresolved conflict in the region enters its fourth year. …read more Source: Iran...

    Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest for the first time
    May14

    Portugal wins Eurovision Song Contest for the first time

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday performing a jazz-style ballad written by his sister, taking the top spot for the first time in the country’s history and celebrating with a call to “put emotion back into music”. Along with singers from Italy and Bulgaria, Sobral was a favorite going into the...