Updated 12:51 am CST, Wednesday, December 12, 2018 Police vehicles move at the center of the city of Strasbourg following a shooting, eastern France, Tuesday Dec. 11, 2018. A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the city of Strasbourg's famous Christmas market Tuesday, killing three people, wounding 12 and sparking a massive manhunt. France immediately raised its terror alert level. less Police vehicles move at the center of the city of Strasbourg following a shooting, eastern France, Tuesday Dec. 11, 2018. A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprayed gunfire near the city of ... more Photo: Jean-Francois Badias, AP Photo: Jean-Francois Badias, AP Image 1 of / 12 Caption Close Image 1 of 12 Police vehicles move at the center of the … [Read more...] about France hunts terror suspect who attacked Christmas market
Poll PUBLISHED: 06:00 12 December 2018 Stuart Watson Henri Lansbury has made just two Championship starts for Aston Villa in 2018. Photo: PA PA Archive/PA Images Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert is keen to add some Championship experience to his relegation-battling squad as soon as possible in January. In part one of this feature, STUART WATSON looks at some midfielders who fit the bill. Charlie Adam may not be keen on a reunion with his former Stoke City boss Paul Lambert. Photo: PACHARLIE ADAM (Stoke City)He’s out-of-favour, available and desperate for regular football, but there’s a chance Paul Lambert has burned his bridges with the 26-cap Scotland international.Adam, 33, has said Lambert should have had more respect when asking Stoke players to be ‘water carriers’ for Xherdan Shaqiri during the Potter’s failed Premier League survival bid in the first half of this year. Lambert responded by saying they would have … [Read more...] about Who might Town turn to in January? – Part one: Midfielders with Championship experience
By John Woolfolk | [email protected] | Bay Area News GroupPUBLISHED: December 11, 2018 at 4:50 pm | UPDATED: December 11, 2018 at 10:07 pm Texting your sweetheart that you’re on your way home? California may soon charge you for that. This is no LOL matter, critics say. State regulators have been ginning up a scheme to charge a fee for text messaging on mobile phones to help support programs that make phone service accessible to the poor. The wireless industry and business groups have been working to defeat the proposal, now scheduled for a vote next month by the California Public Utilities Commission. “It’s a dumb idea,” said Jim Wunderman, president of the Bay Area Council business-sponsored advocacy group. “This is how conversations take place in this day and age, and it’s almost like saying there should be a tax on the conversations we have.” It’s unclear how much individual consumers would be asked to pay … [Read more...] about OMG! Now California wants to tax text-messaging?
Munir Ahmed, Associated Press Updated 12:24 am CST, Wednesday, December 12, 2018 FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to members of the media at the Capitol in Washington. The Trump administration has placed Pakistan on its list of worst offenders for nations that infringe on religious freedom. Pompeo says he added Pakistan to its list of “countries of particular concern” regarding protection for people to worship according to their beliefs. less FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to members of the media at the Capitol in Washington. The Trump administration has placed Pakistan on its list of worst offenders ... more Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP Image … [Read more...] about Pakistan rejects US rebuke on religious freedoms
By Bao Nam  December 12, 2018 | 01:32 pm GMT+7 A malicious code spreading in Vietnam is a fifth generation variant of GandCrab. Photo by Reuters/Kacper Pempel More than 3,900 computers in Vietnam have been infected with the GandCrab data encryption virus, which takes data hostage for ransom. According to the Whitehat Security Forum, the malicious code spreading in the country is a fifth generation variant of GandCrab. The first was first discovered by the world in January this year, and has been constantly been upgraded with increasing levels of sophistication and complexity. With nearly 4,000 computers infected, this encryption software could spread on the Internet in Vietnam. By sending the victim a fake e-mail, the hacker prompts the victim to open an attached text file. This attachment contains GandCrab, and if the victim opens the file, their computer is infected with the malicious code, which then encrypts all the data, rendering it unopenable. A ransom … [Read more...] about New ransomware spreading in Vietnam, nearly 4,000 computers infected