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US hospitals facing ‘increased and imminent cybercrime threat’, FBI warns

Cybercriminals could soon paralyse the US healthcare system with a ransomware attack, which has already hit five hospitals and four other facilities, the FBI has warned. In an alert on Wednesday, the FBI said it had credible evidence of an “increased and imminent cybercrime threat” to healthcare providers nationwide. They warned the fraudsters behind the […]

Spotify privately defends allowing Alex Jones to appear podcast guest

Spotify defends allowing Alex Jones to appear as a guest on Joe Rogan’s podcast, saying it won’t ban conservative voices just because staff and listeners don’t agree with them Horacio Gutierrez, Spotify’s chief legal officer, sent a memo to staff this week  He said the platform would not ban people from being guests on podcasts […]

France church attack suspect had been expelled from Italy weeks ago

Save articles for later Add articles to your saved list and come back to them any time. Rome: The 21-year-old Tunisian Nice attack suspect arrived in France via the Italian island of Lampedusa only a few weeks ago, sources close to the inquiry said. The revelation that Brahim Aouissaoui, the suspect, landed in late September […]

Defendant pleads guilty in Rudy Giuliani associates’ case

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors secured a guilty plea Thursday from a Florida businessman who hired one of President Donald Trump’s lawyers, Rudy Giuliani, to lend credibility to a supposedly fraud-busting company authorities say was a fraud itself. The plea by David Correia, 45, a former golf professional, came to charges of making false statements […]

The Wine World’s Most Elite Circle Has a Sexual Harassment Problem

Master sommelier is the most prestigious title in American wine, and those who earn it instantly join the ranks of the highest-paid and most influential members of the profession. Only 155 people have achieved the honor since the 1997 founding of the Americas chapter of the Court of Master Sommeliers, the examining body that confers […]