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Israel attacks Syrian position after mortar lands in Golan Heights

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel said it attacked a Syrian military position on Wednesday after a stray mortar shell from fighting in Syria’s civil war landed inside the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.

Philadelphia barbecue shooting: 16-year-old girl was hit 5 times

A 16-year-old girl was shot multiple times early Wednesday while at a barbecue in southwest Philadelphia.

Diamond Whitaker, 16, was shot while standing with a group of friends outside a home in the Kingsessing neighborhood, KYW reported. 70 more words

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Impact of cyber attacks escalates with latest Petya ransomware

(Source: www.techgoondu.com)

Staring at an ATM machine that is unable to dispense money or visiting a hospital for an operation only for it to be cancelled may have been scenarios in a Hollywood movie depicting the most dramatic of cyber attacks in the past. 539 more words


Helicopter attacks Venezuela court, Maduro denounces coup bid

CARACAS (Reuters) – A Venezuelan police helicopter strafed the Supreme Court and a government ministry on Tuesday, escalating the OPEC nation’s political crisis in what President Nicolas Maduro called an attack by “terrorists” seeking a coup.

Cyber attacks have long-lasting business impact: Lloyd's of London

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Businesses in Europe underestimate the “slow-burn” effects of cyber attacks and need to prepare more fully for a loss of customers, a fall in share price and other potential consequences, Lloyd’s of London said in a report on Wednesday. 220 more words

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Helicopter attacks Venezuela's pro-Maduro Supreme Court

CARACAS (Reuters) – A Venezuelan police helicopter attacked the Supreme Court on Tuesday, ratcheting up a political crisis in what President Nicolas Maduro condemned as a “terrorist” attack.


No matter where you are in the world, it’s common knowledge that there are different kinds of bottles: glass bottles, plastic bottles, and so on. Then people label bottles according to their contents, for example, if you hear the term “coke bottle”, you know that it’s a bottle in which coke is (or has been) packaged. 1,457 more words