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 2017-09-24 15:31 

RT.com

Send nudes: Ransomware demands x-rated photos to unlock victims device... +

In an entirely predictable development, victims of a new type of ransomware attack are being extorted for 10 nude pictures in order to unlock their computers. ...

 2017-09-24 15:23 

RT.com

German elites prepare Russian hacking claim in case elections don't go their way - ex-MI5 officer... +

The German national character is risk-averse: stability, prosperity and security tend to be the things Germans would vote for. And if Merkel is perceived to deliver them, she will remain in power, says former MI5 intelligence officer Annie Machon. ...

 2017-09-24 15:21 

Zero Hedge

With German Polls Closing, Merkel Looks To Historic 4th Term In Office; Far-Right AfD Set To Enter Bundestag... +

With polls closing shortly, Germany voted on Sunday in the country's federal elections, with long-serving Chancellor Angela Merkel looks certain to win a historic fourth term in office (see full preview here). Absent last minute drama, the poll is also ex...

 2017-09-24 15:00 

Sputnik International

German Voting Day: Sights of the Bundestag Election 2017... +

On September 24, voters all over Germany flocked to polling stations to elect the country's new parliament....

 2017-09-24 14:59 

ANA-MPA

Democratic forces must show 'absolute unity' on national goals, president says in Tripolis... +

Greece's national course toward the future demands the absolute unity of all the democratic......

 2017-09-24 14:59 

KyivPost.com

New York Times: Germans vote on whether to give Merkel a 4th term... +

BERLIN Warned about the dangers of complacency in parlous times by their president, Germans voted on Sunday in anelectionthat is expected to return Angela Merkel to power for a fourth term as chancellor but also tobring a far-right party into Parliamentf...

 2017-09-24 14:58 

Sputnik International

'This is Canada': Video of Man's Cordial Reaction to Bears Charms Internet... +

A video featuring a Canadian man's polite response to a family of black bears entering his property has already become viral....

 2017-09-24 14:55 

Zero Hedge

Trump Tax Plan Leaked, Includes Tax Cuts For Wealthiest Americans; Morgan Stanley Skeptical... +

Ahead of the Trump administration's official disclosure of what its latest tax proposal would look like, overnight Axios leaked some of the more salient highlights, the first being that the tax rate for the wealthiest Americans would be cut to 35% and sec...

 2017-09-24 14:51 

KyivPost.com

Financial Times: Russia and China quietly build business bonds... +

There has been no shortage of biginvestment promises each time a Chinese government delegation has visited Moscow in recent years, but concrete deals have often been lacking. So the$9.1bn stumped up byCEFC China Energy this month for a 14.16 per cent stak...

 2017-09-24 14:42 

Sputnik International

German Election Witnessing High Voter Turnout Local Election Committees... +

German Federal election is witnessing high turnout, local election committees said....

 2017-09-24 14:39 

Sputnik International

Pics or It Didn't Happen: Fake Photos of Catalonia-Bound Troops Flood Web... +

A bevy of fake photographs and video of military equipment, allegedly sent by Spanish authorities to Catalonia, which continues to push for a October 1 independence referendum, appeared in social networks in recent days....

 2017-09-24 14:38 

RT.com

US aircraft carrier & bomber under attack in doctored N. Korea video (VIDEO)... +

North Koreas state media has released a doctored video worthy of a Hollywood blockbuster, in which a North Korean missile "destroys" US B-1B and F-35 jets, while a submarine targets Americas state-of-the-art carrier USS Carl Vinson. ...

 2017-09-24 14:34 

Sputnik International

Evil Contacts: Adolf Hitler's Phone Book Actioned Off for Almost $45,000... +

A phone directory, which allegedly belonged to Adolf Hitler and which contains the names, addresses and phone numbers of some of the key Nazi figures, such as Heinrich Himmler, Joseph Goebbels, Hermann Goering, among others, has been auctioned off in the ...

 2017-09-24 14:33 

KyivPost.com

Agence France-Presse: Russias Lavrov says US will not strike North Korea... +

MOSCOW &#-; Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday that the United States would not carry out a strike on North Korea because it knows Pyongyang has nuclear bombs. The Americans wont carry out a strike on (North) Korea because its not th...

 2017-09-24 14:29 

Sputnik International

US Warns Citizens of Unrest Possibility in Iraq Over Referendum Embassy... +

On Sunday the US Embassy in Iraq warned US citizens of possible unrest in the country amid the upcoming independence referendum in Kurdistan....

 2017-09-24 14:29 

Sputnik International

German Federal Returning Officer Has No Info on Possible Cyberattacks... +

Germany's Federal Returning Officer Dieter Sarreither said Sunday nothing indicated that any cyber attack took place during the parliamentary election in the country....

 2017-09-24 14:24 

KyivPost.com

112.ua: OSCE reports strengthening of militants positions near Luhansk... +

According to theOSCEobserversR17; estimates, the militants’ reinforcements have recently been equipped, or are being built nearDovge settlement.This is stated in the report on the OSCE mission website. OSCE observersreporded an armored personnel ...

 2017-09-24 14:20 

KyivPost.com

US Army publishes handbook on defeating Russia in hybrid war... +

Three years after the Kremlin launched its cover war against Ukraine, the U.S. Army has released a book on how to defeat Russias hybrid-warfare strategy. The book was first published in December 2016, but only recently made available to the public over th...

 2017-09-24 14:19 

Zero Hedge

Eric Peters: "One Day Your Investment Style Will Blow Up: Will You Fold Or Double Down?"... +

Sunday morning brings us the traditional Weekend Notes from One River CIO, Eric Peters, whose panoply of topics under discussion today include systematic investing, economic forecasts, Fed reaction functions, Twitter algorithms, bond yields for the new ab...

 2017-09-24 14:10 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: Hundreds take to streets in Russias St. Petersburg for unauthorized rally against war with Ukraine... +

In St. Petersburg, several hundred people came out for an unauthorized rally protesting Russias aggression against Ukraine, according toan UNIANcorrespondent in Russia. A “March for Peace” had initially been planned but it was never sanctioned...

 2017-09-24 14:01 

RT.com

Germany bans face coverings for drivers amid claims of anti-Muslim discrimination... +

The German parliaments upper house, the Bundesrat, passed new rules to prevent drivers from covering their faces to avoid speeding tickets in a move that some claim unfairly targets female Muslim drivers. ...

 2017-09-24 13:45 

KyivPost.com

CBC News: Russian military in Syria eager to show its victories... +

Standing on a runway less than 10 metres from a Russian Su-34 fighter jet reaching takeoff velocity leaves one rattled to the core. The intensity of the engines’ roar makes it impossible to not cover yourears and look away. Read more here The post C...

 2017-09-24 13:39 

Zero Hedge

STaR SPaNGLED BLuNDeR...... +

We certainly don't need Donald Trump to remind us that the charade called professional sports is one big commerical exploitation. That alone should be enough reason not to watch...before you even get to this performance. And why do they play the National...

 2017-09-24 13:38 

Sputnik International

Why 62 Catholic Theologians Have Accused Pope Francis of 'Spreading Heresy'... +

Catholic clergy from around the world have recently issued what it called a "Filial Correction", a 25-page letter to Pope Francis, accusing him of "spreading heresy" about marriage, the moral life, and the reception of the sacraments. Here is why....

 2017-09-24 13:36 

Sputnik International

The Coke Challenge: Scientists Identify Cocaine Users With Fingerprint Scan... +

British scientists have discovered a method that may help to identify cocaine users simply by scanning their fingerprints, even if a person being tested has washed his hands....

 2017-09-24 13:29 

RT.com

North Korea is US stage-managed geopolitical theater to counter China - analyst ... +

The whole Pacific Rim agenda is predicated on poor relations with North Korea and being on a war footing. The only reason the US is there is to counter China, while North Korea is just theater, geopolitical analyst Patrick Henningsen says. ...

 2017-09-24 13:29 

Sputnik International

A Tweet Too Far: Twitter Explodes Over Trump's Feud With 'Unpatriotic' Athletes... +

President Donald Trump got embroiled in a new Twitter war over the weekend, angering sports fans with remarks about NFL players' alleged lack of patriotism during the playing of the national anthem. Trump's comments have prompted a tidal wave of angry twe...

 2017-09-24 13:25 

KyivPost.com

Politico: Russian botnet promotes far-right messages in German election... +

An online network of social media accounts linked to Russia is trying to boost messages connected to the far-right Alternative for Germany as the countrys voters head to the polls today, according toanalysisby the Atlantic Council, a think-tank. The resea...

 2017-09-24 13:06 

Zero Hedge

As Trump's Feud With NFL Escalates, Patriots Owner Says He Is "Deeply Disappointed" By President's Comments... +

Trump's bizarre, concurrent fight with the NBA and NFL, in which he slammed players who kneel during the US anthem and also rescinded an invitation to Warriors' star Stephen Curry, escalated on Sunday morning when Trump blasted a couple of tweets first sa...

 2017-09-24 13:04 

Sputnik International

For Dummies? US Publishes How-To Handbook for Countering 'Russian Threat'... +

The Russian New Generation Warfare Handbook has recently emerged on the Internet; the US magazine National Interest described it as something that explains how the US Army should "defeat Russia's hybrid-warfare strategy."...

 2017-09-24 13:00 

Sputnik International

Flyboarders Staged An Incendiary Show On The Volga... +

Neon suits worn flyboarders performed an incredible show on the Volga river....

 2017-09-24 13:00 

LRT.lt

[ Lithuania ]

Parlamento rinkimai Vokietijoje: A. Merkel siekia ketvirtos kadencijos... +

Vokietijoje – parlamento rinkimai, kuriuose 62 mln. šalies piliei rinks Bundestag. Apklaus duomenimis, rezultatai turt bti palanks Angelai Merkel, kuri kanclers pareigas eit ketvirt kadencij. Pirm kart parlament greiiausiai pateks ir kra&sca...

 2017-09-24 12:49 

KyivPost.com

112.ua: Ukraine enlists Canadas support in promoting idea of peacekeepers in G7... +

The visit of Petro Poroshenko in Toronto confirmed thestrategic support of Ukraine by Canada.This was stated by deputy head of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine Kostyantyn Yeliseyev, Ukrinform reports. “The first thing we received from this...

 2017-09-24 12:47 

Zero Hedge

Trump Threatens "Little Rocket Man", Says Kim "Won't Be Around Much Longer" As North Korea Holds Huge Anti-US Rally... +

The war of words between Trump and Kim escalated once again in the late hours on Saturday night, when President Trump sent another belligerent tweet directed at North Korea saying that if the country's foreign minister was speaking for North Korean leader...

 2017-09-24 12:47 

Sputnik International

Uber Displeased: Petition to Save App in London Nears 1 Million Signatures... +

Londoners are so dismayed at Uber's disappearance from city's streets, that a petition set up by the company has gained more than 640,000 signatures in just two days....

 2017-09-24 12:46 

KyivPost.com

UNIAN: Ukrainian judges charged with corruption come to top prosecutor with bribe, get arrested... +

The Prosecutor Generals Office of Ukraine and the SBU security service have reported on the arrest of two judges from the city of Dnipro who had attempted to corrupt Nazar Kholodnytsky, head of Ukraines Special Anti-Corruption Prosecutor’s Office in...

 2017-09-24 12:40 

LRT.lt

[ Lithuania ]

Miego trkumas paaugliams gali baigtis net depresija... +

Jei paaugliai tinkamai neišsimiega, ilgalaik atmint nepatenka informacija. Tai gali sukelti nerim, virstant galvos skausmu ir net depresija, LRT RADIJUI sako Vaik ligonins Vaik neurologijos skyriaus vedja, gydytoja vaik neurolog dr. Rta Praninski...

 2017-09-24 12:36 

Sputnik International

US Not to Strike N Korea Over Certainty Pyongyang Has Nuclear Weapons - Lavrov... +

Russia Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov commented on clashes between the US and North Korea amid recent nuclear launch....

 2017-09-24 12:33 

LRT.lt

[ Lithuania ]

S. Lavrovas vardijo, kodl Jungtins Valstijos nesmogs Korjai... +

Jungtins Valstijos neišdrs smogti Šiaurs Korj, nes ino, kad Pchenjanas turi branduolins ginkluots, sak Rusijos usienio reikal ministras Sergejus Lavrovas. Skaityti daugiau...

 2017-09-24 12:28 

LRT.lt

[ Lithuania ]

Kinika vaza aukcione parduota u 10 tkst. kart didesn u pirmin kain... +

Kiniška vaza, vertinta 500–800 Šveicarijos frank, aukcione enevoje buvo parduota u rekordin sum – penkis milijonus Šveicarijos frank, praneš aukciono namai. Skaityti daugiau...

 2017-09-24 12:18 

Sputnik International

You Heard It Right: Husky's First Meow... +

This adorable husky pup's first howl turns out like a "meow."...

 2017-09-24 12:15 

Radio Prague

Actor Jan Tska in serious condition after falling from Charles Bridge... +

The famous actor Jan Tska is in serious condition after falling from Charles Bridge. The incident happened on Saturday; initial reports did not reveal his identity and stated the person in question was 60 years old. Mr Tska is 80. The actor was pulled fr...

 2017-09-24 12:15 

LRT.lt

[ Lithuania ]

Grtantiems tremtiniams sikurti per trejus metus ketinama skirti beveik 4 mln. eur... +

Per artimiausius trejus metus Lietuv norintiems grti gyventi buvusiems politiniams kaliniams ir tremtiniams apgyvendinti bei persikelti planuojama skirti beveik 4 mln. eur. Skaityti daugiau...

 2017-09-24 12:04 

Sputnik International

German AfD Party Asks Supporters to Register as Observers On Federal Election... +

The right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD) party called on its supporters to register as observers during Sunday's federal election....

 2017-09-24 12:00 

LRT.lt

[ Lithuania ]

Paaikino, kodl samanos ir laumirgiai yra gyvosios ikasenos... +

Gyvj iškasen – organizm, primenani labai sen laik protvius, – nra itin daug, bet j galima rasti ir Lietuvoje, LRT RADIJUI sako gamtininkas Almantas Kulbis. Pavyzdiui, pasakoja jis, gyvosiomis iškasenomis vadinamos ir samanos &nda...

 2017-09-24 11:59 

KyivPost.com

Reuters: Trump cranks up North Korea threats as Pyongyang holds anti-US rally... +

DUBAI/ISTANBUL Iranian forces have launched war games in an area near the border with Iraq’s Kurdistan region, Iran’s state media reported on Sunday, a day before a Kurdish independence referendum in the region. Turkey also said on Sunday its...

 2017-09-24 11:57 

Sputnik International

US Have Other Political Goals in Syria Apart From Fighting Terrorism Lavrov... +

Russian Foreign Minister on Sunday did not rule out the possibility of US having another goal in Syria apart from defeating terrorism....

 2017-09-24 11:57 

TASS

DPRs minister addresses audience of local television... +

On Saturday, some media reported about an attempt on the republics minister of revenues and taxes...

 2017-09-24 11:55 

LRT.lt

[ Lithuania ]

Saviudis sprogdintojas Afganistane taiksi NATO karius... +

Afganistano sostinje Kabule usienio kari konvoj nusitaiks saviudis sprogdintojas sekmadien sualojo maiausiai 3 civilius, praneša vietos pareignai. Kai kurie iniasklaidos kanalai skelbia apie 5 sueistuosius. Skaityti daugiau...

 2017-09-24 11:50 

KyivPost.com

Associated Press: Thousands rally across Catalonia for independence from Spain... +

BARCELONA, Spain Thousands of Catalan separatists are rallying in public squares in Barcelona and other towns in support of a disputed referendum on independence of the northeastern region from Spain. Many are carrying pro-independence flags and signs ca...

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