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by | May 17, 2017 | 10:08

Andrew Tully, pensions technical director at Retirement Advantage, says: 'We are all feeling the pain from rising prices and stagnant wages, but this latest inflation increase really will be a hammer blow to households across the country.

by | May 17, 2017 | 09:38

The ban, imposed by the Department of Homeland Security, is already expected to be expanded to flights from Europe to the us but now flights from Australia to the usa are being considered. He said the logistic of doing launching measures at screening points would be significant. John Coyne, a national security analyst with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, explained that the US' laptop ban move was triggered from intelligence on a specific threat, but Australia appears to have no ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 16:21

Thursday night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82 degrees. Northwest winds 5 to 15 miles per hour. Partly sunny, with a high near 73 degrees. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.

by | May 16, 2017 | 16:10

This is considerably better than past year, when Romania was barred from the contest because of debts owed by the country's national broadcaster. It has been only a matter of days since Salvador Sobral won for Portugal with a record number of points.

by | May 16, 2017 | 15:48

The WannaCry ransomware has been affecting PCs at an alarming rate since it first affected the American health system of NHS. Putin said the incident was "worrisome" but had done "no significant damage" in Russian Federation and called for urgent worldwide talks on countering the hackers.

by | May 16, 2017 | 14:45

Hawaiʻi's law enforcement officers from city, county, state, military and federal agencies who died while protecting and serving the people of Hawaiʻi are being honored this week. Peace Officers' Memorial Day opens National Police week , which will include events located at the Washington , D.C. National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.

by | May 16, 2017 | 14:36

In a separate development, authorities in Kirkersvilled, Ohio, were trying Monday to piece together the events that led to a nursing home shooting that left four people dead, including the suspected gunman. Firefighters said they believe the blaze started in front of the home. He said his brother and Angela Boggs loved their children very much, describing her as "very sweet, soft-spoken and gentle".

by | May 16, 2017 | 13:29

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn called the programme "radical and responsible", saying the country had been run "for the rich, the elite and the vested interests" in seven years of Conservative government. The poll of 1,016 people, carried out on May 12-13, found the National Health Service was now the most important issue for voters overtaking Brexit, followed by the economy, immigration and education.

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:27

In a statement released on his website , the 2009 champion said that it was regrettable that he had made a decision to withdraw, though pointed out that " scheduling will be key to my longevity in the future ". Following several injury layoffs he rolled back the clock to make the Australian Open in January in a classic match against Federer. Federer, 35, has already won the three biggest titles of the year to date as he followed his triumph in Australia with wins at Indian Wells and the ...

by | May 16, 2017 | 12:25

However, there is no clarity yet on whether access is restored upon payment of the amount demanded. Hundreds of thousands of computers have been affected so far. Becky Pinkard, from Digital Shadows, a UK-based cyber-security firm, also said it would be easy for the initial attackers or "copy-cat authors" to change the virus code so it is hard to guard against.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:57

But Kaspersky said it wasn't clear cut and could be worked around by the culprits. "We think Asia-Pacific was impacted probably not as heavily as the European regions, but I don't think they dodged a bullet", said Tim Wellsmore, Asia-Pacific director for threat intelligence at FireEye, a California-based network security company.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:41

The bill proposes to dump $8 billion into subsidies for those pools over five years - some indicate the cost would be closer to $200 billion. "The state estimates that this plan would cost the state almost $7 billion a year in Medicaid funding, and more than two and a half million New Yorkers could be deprived of the coverage they need", Brindisi continued.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:35

The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) voted in favour of a motion on Monday (15 May) which suggests that if dementia was detected, it did not necessarily spell the end of the nurse's career. "Furthermore, it is highly unlikely that STP, or any new models of care, will be successful given the substantial workforce shortages and major funding constraints that the NHS is now experiencing".

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:33

His legal team continues to press the courts to stop Ledford's execution, arguing that the 45-year-old man could suffer a horrific death because a medication he had been taking for years for chronic pain may have altered his brain chemistry, and that could mean the pentobarbital may not perform as it should.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:31

Europol executive director Rob Wainwright said the situation could worsen on Monday when workers return to their offices after the weekend and log on. The most public damage was on the country's largest movie chain. "The fact that so many computers remained vulnerable two months after the release of a patch illustrates this aspect", Smith wrote Sunday.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:06

CERT-In added: "Individuals or organisations are not encouraged to pay the ransom, as this does not guarantee files will be released". "This attack provides yet another example of why the stockpiling of vulnerabilities by governments is such a problem", he said.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:06

Now the boy's father is facing child endangerment charges, with more charges pending. "The child suffered the effects from the THC in his body", police said. Additional possession charges are possible pending testing and weighing of the candy, police told WTVD-TV . Investigators say the boy was with Zagelbaum at a Little League game in Orchard Hill Park on Sunday when it began to rain and he asked his father if he could go to their auto.

by | May 16, 2017 | 11:03

In Britain, the National Cyber Security Center says it is "working round the clock" with experts to restore vital health services. The ransomware appeared to exploit a vulnerability in Microsoft Windows that was purportedly identified by the U.S.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:22

Burnley defender Kevin Long has earned a first senior call-up in Republic of Ireland's 37-man squad for their three global matches next month. Another man to suffer a frightful run of injuries, Long made his Premier League debut earlier this month after a long period on the sidelines.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:22

The comments followed a uniquely horrifying briefing by the State Department's top Middle East diplomat, who laid out a devastating list of alleged regime atrocities over the past six years of the Syrian civil war. 'Saydnaya Military Prison is where the Syrian state quietly slaughters its own people, ' the report said. "We are appalled by the atrocities carried out by the Assad regime", he said.

by | May 16, 2017 | 07:47

The WannaCry attackers didn't put in a lot of work to build the SMB-based infection component either, as they simply adapted an existing exploit leaked in April by a group called the Shadow Brokers . He said many NHS hospitals in Britain use Windows XP software, introduced in 2001, and as government funding for the health service has been squeezed, "IT budgets are often one of the first ones to be reduced".

by | May 16, 2017 | 07:33

Russian Federation was hit harder than any other country during last week's "WannaCry" attacks, though damage appears to have been kept to a minimum. Chinese state media said 29,372 institutions there had been infected along with hundreds of thousands of devices.

by | May 16, 2017 | 06:32

According to Visit Florida — the state's tourism arm — 2.2 percent fewer Canadians and 1.8 percent fewer worldwide visitors came to Florida in the first three months of the year. "With all the attractions in the state and the natural resources that we have here, I believe people are going to continue coming to Florida and visiting Florida".

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:54

A defeat for center-left governor Hannelore Kraft would be a major blow for the Social Democrats after poor showings in two previous state elections punctured the party's euphoria over Schulz's nomination. Exit polls last night put Mrs Merkel's Christian Democratic Union (CDU) on 34.5 per cent of the vote, four points ahead of the SPD in the third straight defeat for Mr Schulz since March, throwing his campaign into disarray.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:36

Countries so far hit by the attack include the UK, US, Spain, Ukraine, France, Russia, Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, India, Sweden and Norway. He began analyzing a sample of the malicious software and noticed its code included a hidden web address that wasn't registered.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:33

Devendra Bishoo and Alzarri Joseph also offered some resistance but it was Gabriel s defiance through eight nerve-jangling overs with Chase that nearly took the West Indies to safety and a drawn series. Captain Jason Holder chipped in with 3 for 23 to add to his 3 for 42 in the Pakistan first innings along with a crucial 58 in the West Indies' first innings.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:32

In the communique, China and other nations underlined the importance of expanding trade and investment based on a level playing field. But some Western diplomats have expressed unease about both the summit and the plan as a whole, seeing it as an attempt to promote Chinese influence globally.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:11

Dyche feels it is not only the bigger clubs which have the power to blow Burnley out of the water in terms of wages and transfer fees and made the comparison with Bournemouth, to whom they lost on the south coast on Saturday, and their superior financial might.

by | May 15, 2017 | 19:14

The deceased was shot after an unidentified armed group attacked the FAR checkpoint located in downtown Bangassou , in Central African Republic (CAR). Central African Republic has been plagued by inter-religious violence since 2013 when mainly Muslim Seleka fighters seized power and ousted then-President Francois Bozize, prompting reprisal killings from anti-balaka militias drawn from the Christian minority.

by | May 15, 2017 | 16:50

Symantec predicted infections so far would cost tens of millions of dollars, mostly from cleaning corporate networks. The hackers behind WannaCry took things a step further by creating a ransomware worm, allowing them to demand ransom payments not just from individual but from entire organizations - maybe even thousands of organizations.

by | May 15, 2017 | 15:49

The worldwide health authorities acknowledged the nation's ingenuity in this regard which enabled her to be the first country to effectively contain and eliminate the Ebola threat that was ravaging three other countries in the West African region.

by | May 15, 2017 | 14:10

Eddis added, "It just means reflecting on my mother , what she taught me, and how I need to raise my children". I am blessed and fortunate that she is still around so I can return a measure of her love and that she can see that her sacrifice was not in vain.

by | May 15, 2017 | 14:03

He came to this conclusion in part by observing that the region of the brain he identified with rational thought - the frontal lobe of the cerebral cortex - is relatively enlarged in humans compared to other mammals. What scents - glorious or gross - can a twitchy little mouse nose detect that are passing right by us? However, McGann said that maybe dogs have some advantage because they devote more of their attention and behavior to investigating and analyzing smells.

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:43

The 32-year-old Mercedes AMG Petronas driver from Hertfordshire took his 55th career F1 victory today, his second at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and second of the 2017 season. "If we had had the same tires on, it probably wouldn't have been as exciting" Hamilton said. "I thought Seb would get me at the end of the final stint but I was able to do it".

by | May 15, 2017 | 13:44

Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and some of its Arab allies have been carrying out deadly airstrikes against the Houthi Ansarullah movement in an attempt to restore power to Hadi. However, some all veterans say they were not fully aware of where the money they were being paid to lobby originated. The Saudi involvement was first reported by The Daily Caller, a conservative website, and later explored by the Saudi-skeptic website 28pages.org.