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President honors fallen officers at National Peace Officers' Memorial Service

President honors fallen officers at National Peace Officers' Memorial Service Under the bill, a member's retirement allowance will be equal to 1.85% of the member's average final compensation multiplied by the years of creditable service. He said the memories of their courage will be remembered forever. You rush into unknown danger, risking your lives for people you have never met. I call upon all Americans to observe Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week with appropr... [Full Article...]

Microsoft says cyber attack should be wake up call for governments

Microsoft says cyber attack should be wake up call for governments His move may have saved governments and companies millions of dollars and slowed the outbreak before US-based computers were more widely infected. The threat was "escalating" as cyber experts warned that another attack was imminent in coming days, he said. [Full Article...]

Firefighters report multiple deaths in blaze at Akron home

Firefighters report multiple deaths in blaze at Akron home He says he learned about the fire from a cousin. "I just saw my dad last night, and I feel like I'm going to see him tomorrow", he said. "I'm forever going to miss him". WKYC-TV reports that arson investigators were among the officials at the scene. The home was titled in both of their names, county records show. The oldest daughter, on the right, was not at home at the time of the fire. [Full Article...]

Reasons Why season 2 could have featured all new characters and stories

Reasons Why season 2 could have featured all new characters and stories The show is about a teenage girl, Hannah Baker, who took her own life and recorded the 13 reasons why she committed suicide on tapes, sent out to the people who contributed to her suicide. It's unclear if the series would have kept the same cast, but had them play different characters like American Horror Story , or if they would have brought in an entirely new cast to tell the new story, like ... [Full Article...]

Follow CERT-In instructions on WannaCry attack: RBI to banks

Europol executive director Rob Wainwright told Britain's ITV television on Sunday that the attack had been "unprecedented". Carmaker Renault said its plant in the northern town of Douai would not reopen on Monday as it dealt with the cyber-attack. [Full Article...]

Pa. congressman doesn't want to pay for maternity care

You can see the full exchange in the video above, which is getting national attention on the eve of Mother's Day . It wasn't easy. It took Republicans running on a promise to "repeal and replace" Obamacare for seven years to build the overwhelming pressure necessary to convince a narrow majority to vote against the desires of the health care industry. [Full Article...]

Disruption continues as cybersecurity agencies push back to slow down ransomware attack

The ransomware attack that began on Friday may have been slowed for the moment, but there are indications that another similar attack could occur as soon as Monday morning, according to Europol Director Rob Wainwright. Microsoft released security updates last month to address the vulnerability, with another patch released on Friday. "We weren't able to ingest the threat vector , which was pro... [Full Article...]

10-year-old boy overdoses on cannabis-infused sour candy

10-year-old boy overdoses on cannabis-infused sour candy A 10-year-old child overdosed on cannabis-infused candy over the weekend and his 37-year-old father was arrested. Police told WCBS that Zagelbaum permitted his son to be alone in the vehicle, where the sweets were located. The "candy" was held as evidence to be properly tested and weighed. Investigators say the boy was with Zagelbaum at a Little League game in Orchard Hill Park on Sunday when ... [Full Article...]

Cyberattack is 'wake-up call' for governments

Cyberattack is 'wake-up call' for governments The code for the ransomware unleashed Friday remains freely available on the internet, experts said, so those behind the WannaCry attack - also known as WanaCryptor 2.0 and a variety of other names - could launch new strikes in coming days or weeks. [Full Article...]

Are you protected? How to avoid ransomware attacks

The NHS was crippled on Friday by a malware attack which blocked access to crucial IT systems unless a ransom was paid. Although experts had voiced fears that a second wave of attacks could strike systems on Monday, the British authorities said this appeared to have been avoided. [Full Article...]

Cyber attack hit 200000 in 150 countries

Ransomwear attacks work by locking the computer and encrypting all the data. "The global reach is unprecedented", Wainwright said. So far the massive cyber attack has hit 200,000 people in at least 150 countries including an Australian business. [Full Article...]

Researchers see possible North Korea link to global cyber attack

Investigators fear the ransomware can be re-released without a kill switch that allowed researchers to interrupt the malware's initial spread. Reports suggest that over two lakh systems globally could have been infected by the malicious software. [Full Article...]

Sangamo Therapeutics Inc (SGMO) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest

Sangamo Therapeutics Inc (SGMO) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio . The stock has earnings growth of -8.20% yoy and showed a low EPS growth of -6.30% over the past five years. Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (SGMO)'s distance from 200 day simple moving average is 96.97 percent, its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 82.53 percent, while its distance from 20 day simple moving... [Full Article...]

Royals Hold Party For Kids At Buckingham Palace

Royals Hold Party For Kids At Buckingham Palace At one point, Harry joined the widow and son of Fusilier Lee Rigby, who was killed by two Islamic extremists outside Woolwich Barracks in south east London in 2013. The trio appeared to be having a blast at the fĂȘte, which included a tea party, cupcake decorating station, water-balloon slingshot, plate spinning and face-painting. [Full Article...]

Mayday! PM faces wrath of voters and big business

Mayday! PM faces wrath of voters and big business Cathy, who said she had mild learning disabilities, lambasted the prime minister for pulling support from people with learning disabilities, mental health problems and "wheelchair users". 'Theresa, are you going to help people with learning disabilities?' Cathy called out from a bustling crowd. The notorious "fit for work" tests force severely ill people to look for jobs and then sanction them if ... [Full Article...]

Nebraska Gov. Ricketts vetoes $56.5 million in spending

Nebraska Gov. Ricketts vetoes $56.5 million in spending This will keep a cash reserve balance of 3 percent of the budget, while the budget passed by the Legislature would have allowed cash reserves to fall to 2.5 percent. Ricketts said his cuts leave the budget essentially at the spending level he proposed in January. Among the proposed cuts are $11 million for the new HVAC system for the capital and $7.5 million dollars in gas tax funds. [Full Article...]

Global cyber attack affects 200000 victims: Europol chief

Action to increase cyber security is to be stepped up in Scotland following the ransomware attack on NHS computers. But the agency added that some infections may not yet have been detected, and that existing infections can spread within networks. [Full Article...]

Aussie SMEs urged to update their systems after huge "WannaCry" ransomware attack

The source of the attack is a delicate issue for the USA because the vulnerability on which the malicious software is based was published by a group called the Shadow Brokers , which last summer began publishing cybertools developed by the National Security Agency. [Full Article...]

Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

Tens of thousands of computer systems in approximately 104 countries were affected by this cyber attack, that is touted to be one of the biggest attacks ever. Important data should be backed up - you can't be held to ransom if you've got the data somewhere else. The blogger said he was "jumping around a room with the excitement" after he discovered that activating a specific web domain could dis... [Full Article...]

Frozen burritos maker relocates after recall, listeria scare

Frozen burritos maker relocates after recall, listeria scare The recall was a result of regulatory agency testing which had tested positive for Listeria monocytogenes , The company has ceased distribution of the affected product and the company is working in close cooperation with the U.S. The products were distributed in four states: California, Illinois, Oregon and South Dakota. Pregnant women are especially vulnerable to this infection and can suffer st... [Full Article...]


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