Monday August 21-st, 2017

MIT issues statement regarding research on Paris Agreement

The EPA official answered by underling that "the discussions we had, through the last several weeks, have been focused on one singular issue: is Paris good or not for this country?" The decision to join Syria and Nicaragua, the only two nations tha...

Kerr to miss NBA Cavs-Warriors Finals opener Kerr to miss NBA Cavs-Warriors Finals opener

Have the two team faced each other this season? . Golden State is better , however, with the same core of stars ( Curry , Thompson, Green) but they added superstar Kevin Durant in the offseason to create one of the strongest teams the Nationa...

Meeting with Abbas, Trump calls Manchester attackers 'evil losers' Meeting with Abbas, Trump calls Manchester attackers 'evil losers'

He added, " First the two-state solution must exist and be implemented". Trump and Netanyahu never talked about a two-state solution to the problem, but Abbas did. Beigelman thought the trip illustrated that the bond between the USA and Israel i...

Oil rises more than 1 percent, market corrects following OPEC

Technological improvements and greater efficiency has helped U.S. shale producers pump out crude oil at lower margins - some say it is now profitable at less than $50 per barrel. Russia, which effectively is fighting a proxy war with Saudi Arabia i...

Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast

Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., said. He says Congress may soon hear from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin (mih-NOO'-shin) about a change in the deadline to raise the debt ceiling. Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said the budget...

Trump budget chief defends plan in face of opposition

Representative Mark Meadows, who heads the House of Representatives' hard-right Freedom Caucus, called it "a great step forward" for conservatives, adding: "It's all about economic growth". The president seeks to trim $610 bilion from Medicaid and ...

Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

But in this case, according to Kaspersky Lab , the shared code was removed from the versions of WannaCry that are now circulating, which reduces the likelihood of such a "false flag" attempt at misdirection. He also compared both WikiLeaks' relea...

First Lady Visits Israeli Hospital that Treats Both Arabs and Jews First Lady Visits Israeli Hospital that Treats Both Arabs and Jews

President Trump arrived in Israel Monday, continuing his visit to the Middle East. Afterwards, he is expected to become the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray and located in east Jerusalem...

Microsoft Criticizes Government Creation of Hacking Tools

While many cyber policies would cover losses from WannaCry and related attacks and cyber coverage is growing more popular throughout the world, the United States is by far the biggest market for cyber insurance - but most of the problems with WannaC...

Hospitals no longer diverting patients — NHS cyber attack Hospitals no longer diverting patients — NHS cyber attack

Pictures posted on social media showed screens of NHS computers with images demanding payment of 300 USA dollars worth of the online currency Bitcoin, threatening to delete files within seven days. giant. Not only will this ensure none of your fi...

Beijing left as observer as tensions rise on Korean Peninsula Beijing left as observer as tensions rise on Korean Peninsula

Behind the heated rhetoric, in fact, Trump's strategy in the region looks somewhat similar to predecessor Barack Obama's - albeit with the added unpredictability of a new president who has shown he's willing to use force. "And so on this day I think ...

Microsoft re-releases security update after cyberattacks

But many computer systems are not set for automatic updates , and older systems may not even be supported anymore. The BBC reported that more than 200,000 computers were hit. Grafi said his firm has been contacted by companies that are scrambl...

Basketball: John Wall's game-winner forces Game Seven in NBA playoffs Basketball: John Wall's game-winner forces Game Seven in NBA playoffs

The Celtics know they have Game 7 in Boston in their back pocket, so their intensity may wane when the Wiz get things rolling early. So the Celtics , leading their best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal 3-2, might be feeling pretty good ab...

Crude prices hit 5-month lows as glut fears weigh

The slide steepened after the Opec delegates downplayed the chance that their group and other producing countries would deepen their output cuts when they meet on May 25. Data released this week by the Energy Information Administration showed that US...

United Kingdom govt doesn't know who's behind cyber attack, says minister

According to security experts, the ransomware exploits a vulnerability that was discovered and developed by the National Security Agency. "It is past time for [the US] congress to enhance cybersecurity by passing a law that requires the government to...

Sen. Thune Begins Work On Health Care Bill

States may also set up high-risk insurance pools, which are policies created to help people with pre-existing conditions and pay for those who find it hard to get health insurance with federal aid. "If you're on Medicaid, nothing's going to change"...

Oil price up on in U.S. petroleum stocks, possible OPEC cut extension

This true on several levels but right now I am simply stating that OPEC does not wield the same level of control over oil markets that it once did. "The answer is absolutely yes because we are going into a deficit market", Currie said at the S&P Glob...

Top Republican rejects call for special investigator

Like Nixon, he has responded by firing the investigator. Patty Murray, D-Washington. "Not since Watergate have our legal systems been so threatened..." said Senator Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from CT. The reported involvement of Attorney Genera...

Fresno Pacific Reaching Out To ITT Students Fresno Pacific Reaching Out To ITT Students

Nicole Elam, vice-president of government relations and external affairs at ITT, said the organization would make no comment on the situation that led to the closure. Since the ITT Tech schools shut down, students say that the links and phone numbers...

US House panel: Federal Bureau of Investigation provides documents on Clinton email probe US House panel: Federal Bureau of Investigation provides documents on Clinton email probe

But it was made in response to an effort by lawmakers to learn more about the FBI investigation which resulted in no charges against the former secretary of state and current Democratic presidential nominee - though Comey concluded Clinton had been...

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