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Security Worries Prompt Federal Halt On Kaspersky Software

Security Worries Prompt Federal Halt On Kaspersky Software Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke ordered all government offices to remove and replace any of the company's popular anti-hacker software in use within 90 days. It will take some time to stop the government from using Kaspersky products. The statement goes on to say that "North America remains a strategic market for Kaspersky Lab". [Full Article...]

Thousands evacuated across Russian Federation after wave of bomb threats

Thousands evacuated across Russian Federation after wave of bomb threats Terrorists have earlier rocked Moscow on two occasions. "There's never been anything like this before, it's 100 percent organized telephone terrorism", Frants Klintsevich, deputy head of the Defense Committee in the upper house of parliament, said in a telephone interview. [Full Article...]

Bauer forced to pay Rebel Wilson $4.5m

Bauer forced to pay Rebel Wilson $4.5m When the jury delivered its verdict they answered every single point in my favor. It is 4 times the Australian record. In court, Wilson said that Hollywood was age-ist and that she did not lie about her age but that she did not correct journalists who got their facts wrong. [Full Article...]

Juncker calls for combining two European Union presidencies into one

Juncker calls for combining two European Union presidencies into one Mr Juncker insisted the "wind is back in Europe's sails" as he boasted that countries were clamouring to do trade deals. Juncker's said he "rules out European Union membership for Turkey in the foreseeable future", saying that "in the case of all accession countries, the rule of law, justice and fundamental values have top priority in the negotiations". [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia ambassador hits out at Qatar's policies

Saudi Arabia ambassador hits out at Qatar's policies Qatar's minister of state for foreign affairs, Soltan bin Saad al-Muraikhi, delivered the remarks at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo on Tuesday, angering Saudi and Egyptian representatives. He went on to say that the boycotting countries refused to actively interact with the efforts of Doha to settle the dispute and described Iran as an "honorable country", a description which received a sev... [Full Article...]

Unacceptable for pilots to put Air Berlin fate at risk - minister

Unacceptable for pilots to put Air Berlin fate at risk - minister But he added that the firm could if necessary buy up all of Air Berlin's assets, including 140 leased aircraft and prized landing and takeoff slots at German airports. "We are now in final discussions with investors" he said, warning that cancellations were costing the already bankrupt firm "millions of euros". The allowance may reportedly keep the carrier afloat until mid-November with its G... [Full Article...]

Uninsured Rate Falls To Record Low 8.8 Percent

Uninsured Rate Falls To Record Low 8.8 Percent The lowest uninsured rate previous year was 2.5 percent in MA and the highest was 16.6 percent in Texas, the Census Bureau said. The number of people without health insurance continued to fall in 2016, according to new data from the U.S. [Full Article...]

Shinzo Abe's Gujarat visit: Of a packed Thursday, and a thaali dinner

Shinzo Abe's Gujarat visit: Of a packed Thursday, and a thaali dinner Senior government officials said Japan is increasingly becoming importance for Gujarat and India as a strategic economic partner as Japan has led FDI growth in Gujarat in recent years. First though, the two leaders will take part in a cultural roadshow-a pageantry running 8km from Ahmedabad airport to Sabarmati Ashram. It was in 2006 that India and Japan agreed to hold annual summits between the... [Full Article...]

Crude Oil Price Ticks Up Following EIA Inventory Report

Crude Oil Price Ticks Up Following EIA Inventory Report Some bearish investors are saying the OPEC data was not a true assessment of production because the numbers were lowered by unrest in Libya which contributed the country's 112,300-barrel decline in August's production. He added that oil exports are expected to reach up to 2.5 million bpd within five years. While the largest US refinery, Motiva Port Arthur, and a number of others were restartin... [Full Article...]

Spokane schools on lockdown after reports of a shooting

Spokane schools on lockdown after reports of a shooting The school is located in Rockford, a town of about 500 people located a few miles south of Spokane, WA. He says he saw the student at school with a duffel bag. We will update when we have more information. They were in stable condition, and family members were with them, she said. Multiple ambulances and a Lifeflight helicopter were dispatched to the high school. [Full Article...]

Macron, Johnson visit Caribbean isles as gripes about relief efforts mount

Macron, Johnson visit Caribbean isles as gripes about relief efforts mount Philippe also noted that the French Navy vessel Tonnerre, due for deployment to Saint Martin from Toulon on Tuesday, has "hospital capacity superior to what the hospital of Saint Martin had before the hurricane". France's public insurance agency estimated that the cost of property damage in St. Martin and St. Barts totaled more than $1.44 billion. Many residents had left town before the storm hit... [Full Article...]

Kohli a better skipper than Smith: Laxman

Kohli a better skipper than Smith: Laxman They might be one of the best in the business when it comes to the batting crease, but India skipper Virat Kohli and Australia skipper Steve Smith are not really the best of friends. Smith and Kohli will lead their respective sides in a five-match ODI series, which will be followed by three T20Is scheduled from September 17 to October 13. [Full Article...]

USA to open 3 disaster recovery centers in Houston area

USA to open 3 disaster recovery centers in Houston area It brought record-breaking rainfall to some areas, and caused catastrophic levels of flooding across eastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana. AccuWeather: Economic Cost of Hurricanes Could be $290 BillionUSAgNet - 09/12/2017AccuWeather reports it has been a destructive and costly hurricane season, following the historic impacts from Hurricane Harvey and now Hurricane Irma . [Full Article...]

Hope Hicks to Serve as Trump's Communications Director on Permanent Basis

Hope Hicks to Serve as Trump's Communications Director on Permanent Basis Trump sat her down and said, 'This is your new job, '" Hicks's mother said in a June 2016 New York Times profile of her daughter. She is one of six White House staff members who Mueller might want to meet. Her relationship with the Trump family began while she was an employee of Hiltzik Strategies, a NY public relations firm, where she worked on projects for Ivanka Trump, the President's eld... [Full Article...]

Mnuchin Says Hedge Funds Will Lose Lower Tax Rates

Mnuchin Says Hedge Funds Will Lose Lower Tax Rates CNBCs Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Andrew Ross Sorkin interview Steven Mnuchin , the 77th United States Secretary of the Treasury, at the CNBC Institutional Investor Delivering Alpha conference September 12th in NYC. However, if the party's bill was passed, Republicans would still face significant difficulties, including how the party would anticipate adjusting the budget in light of the massive a... [Full Article...]

Africa summit postponed to unknown date

Africa summit postponed to unknown date The Lome event, which was to promote the summit's slogan "Building bridges toward greater shared prosperity", was to be the jewel in the crown of efforts to strengthen Israel's diplomatic, trade and security relations with Africa. This period of Afro-Israeli relations came to an end during the Yom Kippur War of 1973 and the oil crisis which saw African nations cut ties with Israel in solidarity wi... [Full Article...]

Reliable Source: Eric and Lara Trump welcome a baby boy

Reliable Source: Eric and Lara Trump welcome a baby boy Luke's mom is Lara Trump, a former TV producer who was a frequent presence on her father-in-law's campaign trail. The couple live in NY, where Eric Trump is executive vice president of the Trump Organization. "Welcome to the world, baby boy", she said. Trump's daughter, Ivanka, also tweeted a sweet message on the new parents. "I can't wait to meet you", she wrote on Twitter shortly after the ann... [Full Article...]

Hurricane Jose weakens a little as it turns east in Atlantic

Hurricane Jose weakens a little as it turns east in Atlantic Jose passed north of the Caribbean islands and Puerto Rico on Sunday as a Category 4 hurricane . Almost 4.5 million homes and businesses across Florida lost power , and utility officials said it will take weeks to restore electricity to everyone. [Full Article...]

Rohingya crisis: Muslim insurgents declare month-long truce in Myanmar's Rakhine state

Rohingya crisis: Muslim insurgents declare month-long truce in Myanmar's Rakhine state Small solar panels are everywhere in the makeshift refugee camp that has sprouted up to accommodate numerous more than 270,000 people the United Nations says have entered Bangladesh since the violence started. Rohingya had to leave behind the vast majority of their livestock. But detractors say Suu Kyi is one of the few people with the mass appeal and moral authority in Myanmar to swim against t... [Full Article...]

Crane Collapses As Hurricane Irma Hits Downtown Miami

Crane Collapses As Hurricane Irma Hits Downtown Miami The weather service's Miami office said in a Tweet that one of its employees witnessed the crane boom and counterweight collapse in downtown Miami . The building was still in tact despite the crane's failure. "But for the grace of God, that (collapse) could be me". Tower cranes can rise hundreds of feet into the air on steel frameworks, and are used to lift steel, concrete, heavy constructi... [Full Article...]


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