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    ‘We were lucky’: massive cyberextortion attack could have affected Canada
    May14

    ‘We were lucky’: massive cyberextortion attack could have affected Canada

    TORONTO Canada is not immune to online extortion, despite apparently sidestepping a massive attack that temporarily crippled networks around the world, a cybersecurity expert said. Atty Mashatan, a professor at Ryerson University’s School of Information Technology Management, said it was nothing more than a fluke that Canada appears to have...

    Portugal’s Sobral Wins Eurovision Contest With Tender Ballad
    May14

    Portugal’s Sobral Wins Eurovision Contest With Tender Ballad

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday with a gentle romantic ballad that challenged the event’s decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery excess. Sobral sang his Amar Pelos Dois (Love For Both) in a high, clear tenor accompanied by quiet strings and a piano. Unlike the 25 other competitors who...

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision
    May14

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision

    This year’s Russian entrant, Yuliya Samoylova, was blocked from competing by Ukraine because she had toured in Crimea …read more Source:...

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision
    May14

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral wins Eurovision

    This year’s Russian entrant, Yuliya Samoylova, was blocked from competing by Ukraine because she had toured in Crimea …read more Source:...

    Portugal wins Eurovision for 1st time with Sobral’s tender ballad
    May14

    Portugal wins Eurovision for 1st time with Sobral’s tender ballad

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday in Kyiv with a gentle romantic ballad, marking the country’s first win since entering the event in 1964. …read more Source:...

    Portugal wins Eurovision for 1st time with Sobral’s tender ballad
    May14

    Portugal wins Eurovision for 1st time with Sobral’s tender ballad

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday in Kyiv with a gentle romantic ballad, marking the country’s first win since entering the event in 1964. …read more Source:...

    Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision with tender ballad
    May14

    Portugal’s Sobral wins Eurovision with tender ballad

    Portugal’s Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday in Kyiv with a gentle romantic ballad that challenged the event’s decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery excess. …read more Source:...

    Artillery Fire Kills 4 in Ukraine’s Restive East
    May14

    Artillery Fire Kills 4 in Ukraine’s Restive East

    Ukraine officials blamed pro-Russian separatists in the country’s restive east for the killings of four civilians Saturday by artillery fire in a government-controlled area near the Russian border. The shelling in the Donetsk region occurred just hours before the finals of the wildly popular Eurovision song contest, held this year in Kyiv....

    ‘We were lucky’: massive cyberextortion attack could have affected Canada
    May14

    ‘We were lucky’: massive cyberextortion attack could have affected Canada

    TORONTO — Canada is not immune to online extortion, despite apparently sidestepping a massive attack that temporarily crippled networks around the world, a cybersecurity expert said. Atty Mashatan, a professor at Ryerson University’s School of Information Technology Management, said it was nothing more than a fluke that Canada appears to...

    Worldwide Cyberattack Spreads Further in Second Day
    May14

    Worldwide Cyberattack Spreads Further in Second Day

    A cyberattack against tens of thousands of data networks in scores of countries, all infected by malware that locks computer files unless a ransom is paid, spread further in its second day Saturday, with no progress reported in efforts to determine who launched the plot. Computer security experts assured individual computer users who have kept...