Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call, Microsoft warns

Ransomware cyber-attack a wake-up call, Microsoft warns

A security guard stands outside the Telefonica headquarters in Madrid, Spain, Friday, May 12, 2017. It's a good idea to back up files to a drive that remains entirely disconnected from your network. Brad Smith, who is Microsoft's chief legal officer, said Sunday in a blog post that his company, its customers and the government all share the blame. Read More

Real Madrid thrashes Sevilla to close in on La Liga title

Real Madrid thrashes Sevilla to close in on La Liga title

The defender appeared to talk to the referee before striking the set piece, but should he have been allowed to do that? Was Nacho simply being inventive? Then, on the final day of the season next Sunday, Real visit Malaga and Barcelona entertain Eibar. Read More

Revamped F1 returns to Europe with no clear favorite

With Ferrari having won two of the year's first four races, Hamilton believes this weekend's actual deficit is less than that, and that both teams have found similar gains. "I didn't get everything together, I wasn't too happy but I can feel the vehicle is quick so that is good". Wolff said Mercedes had to face this new scenario after dominating for three seasons. Read More

AAP sacks senior leader Upkar Sandhu

AAP sacks senior leader Upkar Sandhu

Now he raises question about it". He lashed out at AAP national leaders for not taking Punjab leaders into confidence while taking major decisions. Gurpreet Waraich also said that the AAP leadership was miffed with him because be refused to come to Delhi and campaign for the municipal corporation elections in Rajouri Garden. Read More

Should the Mets move on from Matt Harvey?

The Mets say they sent security after a number of messages weren't returned and they did so just to make sure Harvey was OK or to see if he needed help. Harvey has not pitched since Tuesday May 2, when he allowed six runs, all earned, in 5.1 innings against the Braves ; he will pitch Friday on ten days' rest. Read More

Caffeinated bagels now exist and they taste like espresso

Caffeinated bagels now exist and they taste like espresso

Bagels hopes these caffeinated bagels will help get chronic breakfast-skippers to kill two birds with one stone and start their day with grub as well as caffeine. 'At first I thought it tasted like a regular plain bagel, but I noticed the hint of espresso that lingered in my mouth, ' said Senior Femail Reporter Erica Tempesta. Read More

More work needed in mental health: Coleman

More work needed in mental health: Coleman

While the sector "currently provides high quality mental health services for New Zealanders across the continuum of care", there were "undoubtedly" challenges in meeting demand, he said. If you or someone you know is in need of help for a mental illness, visit your primary care physician, call a mental health specialist, contact NAMI at 1-800-950-NAMI for referral sources, or call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK. Read More

Researchers flawless an artificial womb that works as well as ewe do

Researchers flawless an artificial womb that works as well as ewe do

Flake and his fellow researchers at CHOP are now working with the FDA on preliminary studies to clear the way for the first clinical trial of the device in human babies, NewsWorks.org reports . Critics, on the other hand, said that it raised a lot of ethical issues including the issue whether it would be acceptable to test it on human babies. Read More

Illegal Pot Use Is Rising in States That Have Legalized Medical Marijuana

Illegal Pot Use Is Rising in States That Have Legalized Medical Marijuana

Hasin, PhD, of the Columbia University Medical Center in New York City, and colleagues. In addition, the percentage of people with "marijuana use disorders" - people who use the drug in unhealthy ways, or abuse it - has also increased at a higher rate in these states, according to the study . Read More

Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

And that's exactly what sanctuary cities are counting on. "New York City continues to see gang murder after gang murder, the predictable effect of the city's "soft on crime" stance". Defiance is likely to continue until the courts order sanctuary cities to comply. According to a since suspended U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement report, Clark County in Nevada declined to honor federal immigration detainers for undocumented immigrants more than any other jurisdiction. Read More

Starbucks begins to release Limited Quantities of Unicorn Frappuccino

Starbucks begins to release Limited Quantities of Unicorn Frappuccino

The pink and blue layered drink is topped off with a vanilla whipped cream and a a sprinkle of the pink and blue powders. According to the company's website , the drink's " magical flavors start off sweet and fruity, transforming to pleasantly sour". Read More

Celtics expect Isaiah Thomas to play in Game 2 vs. Bulls

Isaiah Thomas intends to play in Game 2 against Chicago tomorrow night, and then fly to Seattle for a memorial service honoring his late sister, Chyna , who died in a auto crash early Saturday morning. Chyna Thomas, 22, died in a single-car accident in Washington State before dawn on Saturday. "He was playing for his sister, playing for his family - we appreciate that as team-mates", said Celtics guard Avery Bradley, who was seen comforting Thomas during the pre-game shootaround. Read More

EPA head Scott Pruitt calls for exit from Paris climate agreement

EPA head Scott Pruitt calls for exit from Paris climate agreement

Conservatives alarmed by the corporate advocacy are stepping up their opposition, arguing that the potential worldwide political benefits the US may gain on the world stage by staying in the deal are outmatched by the political fallout Trump would experience at home. Read More

Sliding home: Jackie Robinson gets statue at Dodger Stadium

Although I never met Jackie, I have interviewed his wonderful wife, Rachel Robinson , who always shows her love for Jackie, baseball, and of course, America every time I see her. "Shoot, I don't know what year that was". Just for the sake of comparison, Staples Center, which opened in 1999, last month welcomed its eighth statue, a dunking Shaquille O'Neal. Read More

Nationals host Jackie Robinson Day and Black Heritage Day on Saturday

A 28-year-old Jack Roosevelt Robinson, better known as Jackie, digs into the batters box at Ebbets Field in an event that forever changed the course of sports. Weighing in at over 700 pounds, the statue will be secured with a steel rod and is said to have three quotes chosen by Robinson's family. "My dad was a humble person". Read More

Texas Sees Bump in Mumps

Texas Sees Bump in Mumps

Several states, including Texas, have reported positive mumps cases in individuals who traveled to South Padre Island in March. The Texas Department of State Health Services is investigating multiple new outbreaks throughout the state. There is a vaccine and it protects 88 percent of the people who are fully vaccinated. "Obviously, one of the things you do is avoid people with mumps ", said Infectious disease specialist Dr. Read More

Venom of Tiny Fish Could Lead to New Pain Treatments

Venom of Tiny Fish Could Lead to New Pain Treatments

Fang blennies are tiny, tropical fish with huge, terrifying fangs - that shoot out a toxic, drug-like venom . Whether the venom causes pain to the predator fish is unclear, but researchers found that it doesn't cause pain when injected into lab mice. Read More

6 remain hospitalized from hotel carbon monoxide poisonings

Bryan Douglas Watts, 13, was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital after the incident at the Quality Inn & Suites in Niles, southwestern MI. They range from ages 10 to 14. Police said she had just been in the pool area with the other children. The hotel has been shut down until repairs are made. The Environmental Protection Agency advises that a person should not remain in a room for more than an hour if the carbon monoxide levels are 35 parts per million . Read More

Driver strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody

Capitol Police cruiser and tried to run over several other officers. Around 9:20 a.m., the woman was spotted driving erratically in the area of Independence Avenue. Dozens of police cars swarmed the area, and Independence Avenue between Washington Avenue and 1st Street SW is still closed. "All of a sudden, we heard one shot, and two shots right after that - just like boom, and then boom, boom - and the police were just swarming", Yanta told CNN. Read More

Deal to end 'bathroom law' under fire from LGBT people

Deal to end 'bathroom law' under fire from LGBT people

Only a complete repeal, with nothing else, will do, they say. "Instead, they're reinforcing the worst aspects of the law", said James Esseks, director of the ACLU LGBT Project. "In passing House Bill 2, they wrote discrimination into the law, and did untold damage to our state's economy and reputation". In a statement Wednesday, Cooper said the bill is "not a flawless deal", but it repeals the controversial bill and "begins to fix our reputation". Read More

Philly region's counties ranked by health - or is it wealth?

Philly region's counties ranked by health - or is it wealth?

Monroe County Health Department Administrator John Wagner could not immediately be reached for comment. "We have slipped to 44 out of 92 counties in our overall health ranking!" Lee said the coach meets via virtual conference with members of the coalition's executive board for 90 minutes once a month. Read More

Young Girl Severely Burns Hands Making Homemade Slime

Young Girl Severely Burns Hands Making Homemade Slime

Her mother, Siobhan Quinn, says that by the time her daughter returned home the next day, Kathleen was crying from the pain. According to CBS Philly , doctors said Kathleen's blisters came from "extended exposure" to Borax. Kathleen Quinn, who at one point was making the slime on a daily basis, suffered the injury while staying over at a friend's house, WCVB reported. "I feel like the worst mother". Read More

'Pizzagate' gunman influenced by Clinton fake news pleads guilty

'Pizzagate' gunman influenced by Clinton fake news pleads guilty

Edgar Welch, 28, of Salisbury, North Carolina, told the court that he fired the shots from an AR-15 rifle previous year after reading what were later proven to be "fake news" reports online that Comet Ping Pong pizzeria had housed a child sex ring with alleged ties to 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Read More

House Intel Chair: Trump, Aides Swept Up In Legal US Surveillance

House Intel Chair: Trump, Aides Swept Up In Legal US Surveillance

Nunes said he found these bits but they have nothing to do with Russian Federation, and he feels the president needs to know. Nunes contended that there was " unmasking " of Trump officials during the transition-meaning the naming of American citizens in intelligence reports (as opposed to denoting "American A" or some other designation) which concerned him. Read More

Sears Says Turnaround Effort May Be in Doubt

Its total liabilities stand at $13.19-billion. The future of Sears and Kmart is up in the air. Shares of Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) opened at 9.05 on Friday. It also failed to keep up with changing shopper tastes and habits even before the intense competition traditional retailers are now facing from online sellers took hold. Read More

Family says missing teen was sexually assaulted on Facebook Live

The teenager had last been seen in person around 3 p.m. Sunday, but her mother feared she might be in danger after seeing her daughter in a "disgusting" Facebook Live video. She told him her daughter had been missing since Sunday and showed him screen grab photos of the alleged assault. "He was also very dismayed when he learned that there were people (who) were watching the incident live and no one called police", Giancamilli said. Read More

'Beauty and the Beast' Bows With Record-Breaking $170 Million Opening

'Beauty and the Beast' Bows With Record-Breaking $170 Million Opening

A dazzling $22.8M in the United Kingdom gave BATB the highest grossing 3-day opening weekend ever for a PG title; and China opened to $44.8M for the biggest-ever Disney Live Action launch weekend. The Beauty And The Beast remake follows other Disney live action re-boots like The Jungle Book , which made close to $1 billion (around £807 million) past year. Read More

Ministry awaiting govt decision on body of Jong-nam, Subramaniam says

In a separate development, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Malaysia has not started formal negotiations with North Korea over the release of nine Malaysians stranded in Pyongyang. Malaysia is one of the few countries outside China that has for decades maintained ties with North Korea. The four - Hong Song Hak, 34; Ri Ji Hyon, 33; O Jong Gil, 55; and Ri Jae Nam, 57 - were at the airport on the day of the killing, and have since fled the country, Malaysia's police chief Khalid Abu Bakar told ... Read More

GOP leaders try to hold party together on Obamacare repeal

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday stepped up his fight for support on Republicans' plan to dismantle Obamacare, wooing some conservative lawmakers at the White House while legislation advanced toward a possible vote in the House of Representatives next week. Read More

An Up-to-Date List of the Best and Worst Foods for Pesticides

An Up-to-Date List of the Best and Worst Foods for Pesticides

However, a report by the USDA in 2014 found that "overall pesticide chemical residues on foods tested were at levels below the tolerances established by the Environmental Protection Agency" and were not a safety concern to consumers. 8 to No. 2. The " Clean Fifteen ", on the other hand, were: sweet corn, avocados, pineapples, cabbage, onions, frozen sweet peas, papayas, asparagus, mangos, eggplant, honeydew melon, kiwi, cantaloupe, cauliflower and grapefruit . Read More