• Europe Hit By Major Ransomware Attack Bringing Businesses To A Close
Europe Hit By Major Ransomware Attack Bringing Businesses To A Close

The CEO of TV and radio company Lux has said that Channel 24 has been hit by the attack, with part of its computer equipment affected. According to Ukrainian Deputy Prime Minister's Facebook post, all computers in the government building were affected by the virus.

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  • North Korea: Otto Warmbier freed on humanitarian grounds
North Korea: Otto Warmbier freed on humanitarian grounds

The 22 year old was held prisoner in North Korea for 18 months, sentenced to 15 years of hard labor for allegedly attempting to steal a political poster from his hotel. Most people will make a full recovery with treatment, but the paralysis can spread to the muscles that control breathing if it's not treated quickly.

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  • Three resign from CNN after Russian Federation story retraction
Three resign from CNN after Russian Federation story retraction

Populist website Breitbart reported that the "very fake news scandal" was consuming the network, while Fox News host Sean Hannity taunted the president of "very FAKE NEWS" CNN Jeff Zucker on Twitter. "Links to the story have been disabled". CNN did do the right thing by deleting the story and apologizing to Scaramucci, but if they hadn't be...

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  • PM defends £1bn DUP deal amid Labour claims it will 'increase division'
PM defends £1bn DUP deal amid Labour claims it will 'increase division'

The party would decide its stance in other votes on a case-by-case basis. Ms May said the deal would not affect her government's approach to Northern Ireland. "Our aim in these negotiations has been to deliver for all of the people of Northern Ireland and the support measures which we are announcing will be to the benefit of all our people".

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  • Narendra Modi invites Donald Trump, his family to India
Narendra Modi invites Donald Trump, his family to India

One day after the Modi-Trump hugs, news about the hugs continues to gain attention online. As reported by The Associated Press (AP), the Trump administration says it wants to provide India the kind of defence technology it does to the closest U.S.

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  • Feds looking into Bernie Sanders, wife over real estate deal
Feds looking into Bernie Sanders, wife over real estate deal

Sanders' office inappropriately urged the bank to approve the loan . He would not address reporters' questions about the topic Monday during a news conference on funding for health-care centers. But the increase in the size of the student body and the promised donations didn't materialize. That same year the liberal arts college closed. Brady ...

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  • US Navy Confirms All 7 Missing Sailors From USS Fitzgerald Found Dead
US Navy Confirms All 7 Missing Sailors From USS Fitzgerald Found Dead

The route of the container ship ACX Crystal , provided by vessel-tracking service MarineTraffic, shows that the ship made a sudden turn around 1:30 a.m., as if possible trying to avoid something, before continuing eastward. The Navy said that the collision happened at the home of the 7th Fleet which is 103 kilometers southwest of Yokosuka. T...

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  • Ukrainian serviceman killed in auto bomb
Ukrainian serviceman killed in auto bomb

Police say that the driver of a luxury auto has been killed instantly as the vehicle blew up at a Kiev intersection. Kiev police say that a passer-by was hospitalized with injuries. There have also been a string of killings of rebel leaders in the war-torn east of the country that the separatists have blamed on Kiev, but Ukraine's government has pi...

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  • Rescuers ordered to leave amid fears over second China landslide
Rescuers ordered to leave amid fears over second China landslide

A smaller second landslide caused huge rocks to fall onto the village, which made it more hard for heavy machinery to get to the scene, police team leader Wang Yongbo told CCTV. More than 1,000 rescue workers are on the scene searching for survivors under heavy boulders, state media reported . Officials told Reuters that at least 10 bodies hav...

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  • Trump and Modi reaffirm Indian-US relations with a hug
Trump and Modi reaffirm Indian-US relations with a hug

Heaping praises on Prime Minister Modi, Trump said that he had been reading a lot about him and that he would want to congratulate him for the exemplary leadership he has shown, primarily, economically. "We will destroy radical Islamic terrorism", Trump said forcefully, an affirmation that may not have been exactly music to Pakistani ears. "I am ...

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  • Pakistan fuel tanker explosion: Death toll climbs to 153
Pakistan fuel tanker explosion: Death toll climbs to 153

The tanker overturned early Sunday on a main highway from Karachi to Lahore while carrying some 40,000 litres of fuel. Prime Minister Sharif visited the injured in Bahawalpur's Victoria Hospital on Sunday after flying home from a trip to London, his office said.

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  • Trump says US, India 'tied together in friendship' after Modi meeting
Trump says US, India 'tied together in friendship' after Modi meeting

Trump said both nations are "determined" to destroy terrorist organisations and the radical ideology that drives them. Modi called his party's March win in India's largest state the "icing on the cake". India has been a solid ally in USA -led anti-terror efforts, including playing a significant role in rebuilding Afghanistan. Trump welcomed Mod...

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  • Senate Republicans issue modest revisions to health care bill
Senate Republicans issue modest revisions to health care bill

The bill also eventually ends financial assistance for low-income people on their deductibles, known as "cost-sharing reductions". The CBO says low-income Americans in their 50s and early 60s would be disproportionately likely to lose their health care coverage under the Senate bill.

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  • Theresa May Makes Deal With Northern Ireland Democratic Party
Theresa May Makes Deal With Northern Ireland Democratic Party

The deal includes $1.9 billion in funding to Northern Ireland, including $1.2 billion of new money, for infrastructure, health, and education there for the next two years, the BBC News said. Alan Smith, Labour leader of Allerdale Council, criticised the deal and Mrs May for clinging onto power at any cost. The ad-hoc deal with the DUP is not, a...

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  • Trump says Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'
Trump says Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'

In the Fox and Friends interview, Trump suggested that the possibility of tapes, one that he raised in a tweet shortly after Comey was terminated from his position, may have changed Comey's account of events. All demanded anonymity to speak about private discussions with the president. Whether Mr Trump's tape comments were a stroke of strateg...

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  • CNN's 'Massive' Error on Russia? No Time For It on 'Reliable Sources'
CNN's 'Massive' Error on Russia? No Time For It on 'Reliable Sources'

Journalistic standards at CNN? The story was posted on the network's website Thursday and was removed, with all links disabled, Friday night. Give this a watch and let us know in the comments what you think about this fake news expose.

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  • Large majority for Macron in French parliament
Large majority for Macron in French parliament

The 54-year-old was rebuffed but REM did not run a candidate against him, facilitating his win. Le Pen, 48, who lost her presidential bid to centrist Emmanuel Macron , triumphed in her northern fiefdom of Henin-Beaumont, a depressed former mining town, the town's FN mayor Steeve Briois said.

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  • Tillerson urges Qatar and boycotting Arab countries to resolve crisis
Tillerson urges Qatar and boycotting Arab countries to resolve crisis

As chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee , Corker must give preliminary approval to any major arms sale before it can proceed to a 30-day congressional review period. Corker's opposition includes all six members of the Gulf Cooperation Council - the five countries involved in the Qatar dispute as well as Kuwait, which has been acting as a me...

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  • Narendra Modi leaves for Netherlands after concluding U.S. trip
Narendra Modi leaves for Netherlands after concluding U.S. trip

In another strong reference to Pakistan , Jaishankar said there was an extensive discussion between the two leaders on terrorism, "what its epicenter is" and how it is affecting the region, particularly the South Asian region where India is located.

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  • Investigators Release Dashcam Video From Shooting of Philando Castile
Investigators Release Dashcam Video From Shooting of Philando Castile

The video was shown to the jury that acquitted Yanez of manslaughter charges last week. Yanez fired seven shots total, hitting Castile five times. Yanez can be heard screaming profanities and sobbing after the shooting. "I told him to get his hands off it!" The video is graphic and incredibly hard to watch.

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  • Cuomo demands vote to extend mayoral school control
Cuomo demands vote to extend mayoral school control

Some reports show as many as 10 Senate Republicans who oppose the bill - assuming all Democrats vote against, only two Republicans could vote against and see the bill pass. Defunds Planned Parenthood, which provides essential services for 2.4 million Americans every year. Included in the bill is an amendment Faso, Collins and their colleagues are...

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  • State elections in India delayed Modi's visit to USA, says Trump
State elections in India delayed Modi's visit to USA, says Trump

US President Donald Trump walks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi towards a joint press conference in the Rose Garden at The White House on June 26, 2017. While Trump's relations with some traditional allies had a rocky start, he and Modi appeared to strike up an immediate rapport in their first meeting, exchanging hugs in the White Ho...

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  • New Draft of Senate Health Bill Is Released as Budget Score Looms
New Draft of Senate Health Bill Is Released as Budget Score Looms

NPR's Scott Horsley joins us now. Remember, Obamacare expanded Medicaid . This bill would shrink it. The plan would lead to 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 , while average premiums are expected to fall after climbing at first, according to the nonpartisan CBO's estimate .

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  • Kashmiris, Sikhs protest as Modi arrives at White House
Kashmiris, Sikhs protest as Modi arrives at White House

In Netherlands, Modi will have an official meeting with Dutch PM Mark Rutte, with whom he will have a discussion on global issues including counter-terrorism and climate change . Modi is likely to have presented Trump with an original commemorative postal stamp that was issued by India 52 years ago in 1965 on the death centenary of Abraham Lincoln...

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  • US still not winning in Afghanistan: Defense Secretary Jim Mattis
US still not winning in Afghanistan: Defense Secretary Jim Mattis

During the wide-ranging hearing, Mattis sought congressional approval to shutter excess military bases - a move the Pentagon concludes will save billions of dollars but one that lawmakers have previously rejected. Mattis's remarks come months after the Trump administration pledged a new direction in the war-stricken country and weeks since repo...

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  • Role of DUP, new partner in United Kingdom government
Role of DUP, new partner in United Kingdom government

The deal was crucial for May because she needs the DUP's support to pass legislation to extricate the United Kingdom from European Union laws and treaties. "Thanks to the Tories, what we have got instead is the worst sort of politics at play, based on narrow party self-interest and backroom deals". Many analysts believe a deal that boosts fu...

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  • Cosby prosecutor fights release of juror names
Cosby prosecutor fights release of juror names

Andrew Wyatt raises his fist as Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown , Pa., Saturday, June 17, 2017. The jurors for the first trial were already hard to find and chosen from a pool in Pittsburgh rather than Philadelphia where the alleged sexual assault took place and the trial was held.

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  • Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe
Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in killing of Baby Doe

In the end, the jury sided with the prosecutors, who argued that McCarthy beat the little girl to death. In exchange for her testimony, she's expected to walk free on time served with probation after she's sentenced Tuesday. The jury started deliberating June 20. Bond's attorney Janice Bassil has said Bella was "everything to her" and she wante...

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  • ISIS Claims Responsibility for Jerusalem Attack
ISIS Claims Responsibility for Jerusalem Attack

The investigators will try to figure out how the lone terrorist at one of the scenes was able to surprise the Border Police officers who were told to be on alert due to the first terror attack. Palestinian militant factions on Saturday dismissed a claim by the Islamic State group that it was behind the fatal stabbing of the policewoman, saying ...

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  • U.S. designates Hizbul chief Syed Salahuddin as global terrorist
U.S. designates Hizbul chief Syed Salahuddin as global terrorist

Hizbul Mujahiddeen had always been projected as an indigenous Kashmir group, rather than a Pakistan-sponsored terror organisation like Lashkar-I-Taiba. "The designation of individuals supporting the Kashmiri right to self-determination as terrorists is completely unjustified", the foreign ministry statement said.

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  • Three US soldiers wounded in Afghan 'insider attack'
Three US soldiers wounded in Afghan 'insider attack'

The NATO-led Resolute Support Mission said in a statement that no USA soldier died in the assault, while the attacker was killed in a retaliatory fire. Six Afghan police and six militants were killed after Taliban attacked a police headquarters in Gardez city, capital of eastern province of Paktia on Sunday, the provincial police chief said.

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  • US Supreme Court partially lifts Trump's travel ban
US Supreme Court partially lifts Trump's travel ban

The Supreme Court's decision green-lighting parts of President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban Monday saved numerous prickly questions about the constitutionality of the executive order for another day - but legal experts say that the court's compromise ruling raises other more practical headaches (and potentially further litigati...

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  • CBO: Senate health bill leaves millions uninsured
CBO: Senate health bill leaves millions uninsured

Despite the united opposition of Senate Democrats, Trump told Fox News on Sunday, "I think we're going to get there". Constituent and industry groups have been critical of the Senate bill's proposal to reduce the Medicaid healthcare program for the poor and point to the CBO analysis that it would disproportionately affect older adults...

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  • Senior Russian lawmaker accuses US of provocation over Syria
Senior Russian lawmaker accuses US of provocation over Syria

The White House , in a statement claiming that Syrian President Bashar Assad's government is allegedly reading a chemical attack, said it would "likely result in the mass murder of civilians". The strike put Washington in confrontation with Russian Federation, which has advisers in Syria aiding its close ally Assad. The Pentagon says the US...

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  • Assad regime 'preparing chemical weapons attack', White House says
Assad regime 'preparing chemical weapons attack', White House says

In a statement, the White House said it had detected "potential preparations" similar to those made before a chemical attack on a rebel-held town in April, which killed at least 80 people. air strike. That assault with 59 Tomahawk missiles marked the first direct United States attack on the Syrian regime and Trump's most dramatic military action ...

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