Category: America

What we currently know about the global cyberattack

NEW YORK (AP) — As danger from a global cyberattack that hit some 150 nations continues to fade, analysts are starting to assess the damage. Hard-hit organizations such as the U.K.’s National Health Service appear to be bouncing back, and…
Was North Korea Behind the Ransomware Attack?

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Cybersecurity experts are pointing to circumstantial evidence that North Korea may be behind the global “ransomware” attack: the way the hackers took hostage computers and servers across the world was similar to previous cyberattacks attributed…
1st Amendment For All People, Not Just The Elite

Ever since Gutenberg invented the printing press in the 1400s, the written word in forms of books and tablets has been available for the literate masses to read.  But the real influence of publishing was limited to those wealthy enough…
Senate confirms Sessions for attorney general

By ANDREW TAYLOR and ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Wednesday confirmed Sen. Jeff Sessions to be attorney general in the Trump administration despite fierce Democratic opposition to the Alabama Republican over his record on civil rights and…