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Trump signs bill to temporarily avert government shutdown

Added: 29.04.2017 1:16 | 1 views | 0 comments

Congress passed the bill earlier in the day.


Coal miners' health care bailouts riddled with dubious expenses, audit says

Added: 29.04.2017 1:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Between 2011 and 2015, the Obama administration paid nearly $1 billion into health care funds of the United Mine Workers of America, including tens of millions of dollars to unverified and sometimes dubious beneficiaries and undocumented union administrative expenses, according to a U.S. government audit


Gulbuddin Hekmatyar appears at Hezb-i-Islami meeting

Added: 29.04.2017 0:39 | 1 views | 0 comments

Infamous commander returns from self-imposed exile after his group signed a peace deal with the government.


Brazil cities gripped by first general strike in decades

Added: 28.04.2017 22:38 | 1 views | 0 comments

Brazilian unions on Friday led the nation's first general strike in over two decades to protest President Michel Temer's austerity measures, hitting public transport and closing schools, factories, banks and other businesses in every state. Even so, analysts and government officials said the strike would have little impact on Temer's efforts to push economic reforms through Congress, which are widely expected to be approved given the president's continued support among legislators. Police clashed with demonstrators in several cities, firing tear gas in efforts to clear roadways blocked by burning barricades. Protesters...

Congress Prevents Government Shutdown From Occurring on Trump’s 100th Day

Added: 28.04.2017 22:16 | 1 views | 0 comments

A measure approved on Friday will sustain government operations for a week, giving lawmakers more time to negotiate a long-term spending package.

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Exclusive: 'If there's a shutdown, there's a shutdown,' Trump says

Added: 28.04.2017 21:52 | 0 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump downplayed the severity of a potential government shutdown on Thursday, just two days shy of a deadline for Congress to reach a spending deal to avert temporary layoffs of federal workers.


Venezuelan opposition activists march to Leopoldo Lopez' jail

Added: 28.04.2017 21:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

Hundreds of activists marched on Friday to the hilltop jail of Venezuela's best-known detained opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez in the latest of a month of protests against the socialist government.


Trump: 'I Do Feel Badly' for Mike Flynn

Added: 28.04.2017 21:40 | 1 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump said he felt "badly" for his former national security adviser Michael Flynn in light of a possible investigation over his activities with the Russian government after retiring as an Army lieutenant general.


Stealthy Mac malware spies on encrypted browser traffic

Added: 28.04.2017 21:33 | 3 views | 0 comments

A new malware program that targets macOS users is capable of spying on encrypted browser traffic to steal sensitive information.
The new program, by researchers from Check Point Software Technologies, was distributed via email phishing campaigns to users in Europe.
One of the rogue emails was crafted to look as if it was sent by a Swiss government agency warning recipients about apparent errors in their tax returns. The malware was attached to the email as a file called
What makes OSX/Dok interesting is that it was digitally signed with a valid Apple developer certificate. These certificates are issued by Apple to members of its developer program and are needed to publish applications in the official Mac App Store.


Congress passes stopgap bill to avoid government shutdown

Added: 28.04.2017 20:56 | 1 views | 0 comments

Lawmakers are close to a deal on a broader spending package.


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