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Ransomware 'Bad Rabbit' hits computers in Europe

Ransomware 'Bad Rabbit' hits computers in Europe

It is also showing signs of spreading to other countries. BBC said USA officials confirmed receiving "multiple reports of Bad Rabbit ransomware infections in many countries around the world". The source of that attack remains unidentified. Cybersecurity experts warned officials from local and state government, local police departments, non-profit organizations and small businesses on Wednesday that a ransomware attack known as Bad Rabbit began spreading across Europe on Tuesday ... Read More

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Lanark volunteer encourages people to talk about mental health

Lanark volunteer encourages people to talk about mental health

The health startup said firms in the FTSE 100 that addressed the issue of employee mental health and wellbeing issues in their annual reports past year enjoyed up to three times more profit. Mental health support organisation Mind has some tips to help get a good night's rest . "Since then I have been very open about how I am feeling, and how mental illness has affected my life. Read More

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Breast cancer death rates dropping

Breast cancer death rates dropping

So how do you know if you have dense breast tissue? A lot of people, including men, are seen wearing pink, and especially the pink ribbon , because that's the color associated with breast cancer awareness. Since its establishment in 1994, NBCF has awarded more than $140 million to around 470 Australian-based research projects to improve the health and wellbeing of those affected by breast cancer . Read More

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Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?

Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?

It was fun to watch Carson Palmer get hit 16 times and sacked six. Arizona drove down the field to open the game, but Ray-Ray Armstrong intercepted Carson Palmer in the end zone to keep the Cardinals from scoring. Hyde is now averaging a career-best 5.2 yards per carry through three games and scored two touchdowns in last week's loss to the Rams . An 11-yard touchdown pass to Matt Breida was wiped out due to an offensive pass interference penalty against Taylor. Read More

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Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?

Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?

It was fun to watch Carson Palmer get hit 16 times and sacked six. Arizona drove down the field to open the game, but Ray-Ray Armstrong intercepted Carson Palmer in the end zone to keep the Cardinals from scoring. Hyde is now averaging a career-best 5.2 yards per carry through three games and scored two touchdowns in last week's loss to the Rams . An 11-yard touchdown pass to Matt Breida was wiped out due to an offensive pass interference penalty against Taylor. Read More

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Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?

Arizona Cardinals, Inspired or Expired?

It was fun to watch Carson Palmer get hit 16 times and sacked six. Arizona drove down the field to open the game, but Ray-Ray Armstrong intercepted Carson Palmer in the end zone to keep the Cardinals from scoring. Hyde is now averaging a career-best 5.2 yards per carry through three games and scored two touchdowns in last week's loss to the Rams . An 11-yard touchdown pass to Matt Breida was wiped out due to an offensive pass interference penalty against Taylor. Read More

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What defensive breakdowns happened for 49ers on Cardinals' OT drive?

What defensive breakdowns happened for 49ers on Cardinals' OT drive?

San Francisco's only three sacks came in Week 2 against Seattle's suspect line , and the 49ers have generated just 17 quarterback pressures the other two games. "I think sometimes if you get desperate, you could play worse", 49ers quarterback Brian Hoyer said. His 19-yard catch was the only touchdown of the game for either team and the 106th of his National Football League career. Read More

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CARDINALS WIN! 3 big takeaways from their overtime victory over the 49ers

CARDINALS WIN! 3 big takeaways from their overtime victory over the 49ers

The 49ers suffered a two-point loss to the Los Angeles Rams , but they remain winless after three games and will try to post their first win against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday (1:05 p.m. Hoyer passed for 332 yards last week, which marked his 10th career 300-yard performance. He was also awful under pressure, completing just three of his 11 passes and taking three sacks when under duress, according to Pro Football Focus' Refocused recap. Read More

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Astros start Verlander in ALDS opener

Team USA looks to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. And their pitching matches up very well with Houston , especially in a shorter series. Both pitching staffs have a number of well-known stars, and this isn't a case where the Q scores exceed the on-the-field production by any means. Read More

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49ers players kneel during national anthem prior to game against Cardinals

49ers players kneel during national anthem prior to game against Cardinals

Six players from the Buffalo Bills, three from the Miami Dolphins and two from the Detroit Lions protested. Some fans of the franchise threatened to return season tickets if protests by players during the national anthem continues. While it's being performed, I feel pride. But this is why the U.S.is so great! This is the same for other players, while others have done it purely out of solidarity with other protesters. Read More

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Why you should get that flu shot and remind others too

Why you should get that flu shot and remind others too

Why the extra concern? Influenza, commonly referred to as the flu, is a contagious respiratory illness caused by several types of viruses. Small clusters of that strain are already showing up in the U.S. Health care professionals try to guess when it will hit their communities - and how hard. It doesn't take into account partial protection that the vaccine offers for "those who didn't have to go to the hospital and who didn't die from influenza", he said. Read More

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Trump Waives Jones Act For Puerto Rico, Lifts Restrictions On Shipping

Trump Waives Jones Act For Puerto Rico, Lifts Restrictions On Shipping

For people who have family and friends still on the island, Dunn urges them to not give up hope. "This is 3.1 or 2 million Americans that are without power, without running water". "They need water, gas for their generators, and food". The Jones Act requires ships that deliver goods between American ports to be American-built, which isn't a big deal for most Americans. Read More

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County Health Department: 'People of all ages are advised to get vaccinated'

County Health Department: 'People of all ages are advised to get vaccinated'

The difference is, the flu comes on fast, hits hard and lasts longer - one to two weeks - while a cold is generally slower to show and milder. The study found that women vaccinated early in pregnancy with a flu vaccine containing the pandemic H1N1 (H1N1pdm09) component who had also received the H1N1pdm09 vaccine component the previous season had an increased risk for spontaneous abortion (SAB) within the 28 days after vaccination. Read More

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Global shares drift as investors pause ahead of Fed

Global shares drift as investors pause ahead of Fed

The Fed wrapped up a two-day meeting of top USA economic policymakers on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Apart from currency moves, yields on short-term and longer-term U.S. The Fed will reduce its balance sheet by ten billion dollars a month initially, gradually upping the pace after each quarter, until it reaches 50 billion dollars every month promising to move cautiously, so as to avoid unsettling the markets . Read More

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Authorities Report First Death in South Carolina

Authorities Report First Death in South Carolina

Forecasters warned that Irma remained extremely unsafe as the monster storm toppled trees and power lines, peeled tiles off roofs, and threatened coastal areas with storm surges of up to 15 feet. "Search and rescue teams are ready to deploy". Irma flooded portions of River Street in the tourist magnet city of Savannah, Georgia, and forced police to temporarily shut Highway 80 leading to the barrier island community of Tybee Island. Read More

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Western Force fight: Wallabies hope to inspire Perth rugby fans

Hooper's side were pilloried after the All Blacks romped to a 54-6 advantage after 48 minutes, with the biggest criticism being a lack of physicality in the tackle. The Aussie mantra of "always look after your mates", while noble, can become a roadblock for some to say what needs to be said. In seven editions, the Black Ferns have won the title four times, England twice and the United States once but a good semi-final win over the USA has given the Kiwis the momentum they need to also ... Read More

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Swift in court over alleged groping

Swift in court over alleged groping

She said she and Mueller started out as co-workers at radio station KYGO-FM and became romantically involved in February 2013. A picture of Swift , Mueller and his girlfriend is a key piece of evidence in the lawsuit - with lawyers for the singer claiming it is "damning" proof that the presenter touched her backside. Read More

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Is trading for Jose Quintana enough to get Cubs back in playoffs?

Is trading for Jose Quintana enough to get Cubs back in playoffs?

Jimenez, Rose and Flete have all been assigned to Winston-Salem, who are now in Myrtle Beach for a three-game series. They trail the first-place Milwaukee Brewers (50-41) by 5½ games. The 28-year old lefty spent his entire Major League Baseball career with the White Sox and sports a career 3.51 ERA , 1.25 WHIP , 6.5% walk rate, 20.4% strikeout rate, and a 0.84 home runs per 9 innings ratio. Read More

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Know the laws, be safe when using fireworks

Know the laws, be safe when using fireworks

The pyrotechnics association also noted a reduction in firework-related injuries in states and areas with more liberal fireworks laws, Heckman said. Lewistown will hold its fireworks display at 9:30 p.m. Fireworks kick off at 9 p.m. A person who possesses or uses fireworks without a valid permit or who sells to a person who does not have a valid permit is subject to a forfeiture of up to $1,000 per violation. Read More

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India rolls out biggest tax reforms since Independence

India rolls out biggest tax reforms since Independence

The GST measures took more than a decade to get through parliament , with political disagreement resulting in the creation of four tax rates instead of a single one, as had been originally envisioned. Women activists all across the country have questioned the GST Council whether 'sindoor 'or sanitary pads are more necessary for women. India made the biggest tax system reform in its history when it transitioned to the goods and service tax (GST ) regime on Friday night. Read More

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Spithill, Oracle get swagger back with 1st America's Cup win

Spithill, Oracle get swagger back with 1st America's Cup win

However, it's proven anything but, with the Kiwi boat having won seven of the eight races to the line to date. Team New Zealand has won six races but began with a negative point because Oracle won the qualifiers. Now he's closing in on adding his name to a list of America's Cup winners that includes Dennis Conner, fellow New Zealander Russell Coutts and Ted Turner. Read More

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David Davis leaves door open to leaving EU without a deal

Some leading members of Britain's ruling Conservative Party want finance minister Philip Hammond to become prime minister, replacing Theresa May and steering the country through the Brexit process, the Sunday Times reported. Mrs May was fatally wounded after losing her majority in this month's election and having to rely on the DUP to prop up a minority government. However, while he said he took his "share of the blame", he suggested that the party's misjudged election strategy was ... Read More

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Neighboring Arab Nations Slap Qatar With 13-Point List Of Demands

Neighboring Arab Nations Slap Qatar With 13-Point List Of Demands

Turkey rejected a call from four Arab states on Friday to shut down its military base in Qatar , saying the base was a guarantor of regional security, and demands for its closure represented interference in its ties with Doha. "We cannot expect an end to the crisis, solutions are not yet developed and the countries besieged Qatar have not provided any clear reasons for the steps they have taken", he said. Read More

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Popular Telegu actor Ravi Teja's brother died in a road accident

Popular Telegu actor Ravi Teja's brother died in a road accident

Tollywood actor Ravi Teja's brother Bharath, well known for playing supporting roles in popular movies has met an unfortunate accident in Hyderabad , his vehicle hit the lorry at Outer Ring Road, Kavvalaguda, near Shamshabad. Ravi Teja's family hail from Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh. A case has been registered under section 304-A and further probe is on. The police were unable to identify the victim till Sunday morning as his face was completely disfigured in the accident. Read More

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