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As Huawei case continues, U.S. and China resume trade negotiations

Business Jan 31, 2019

As Huawei case continues, U.S. and China resume trade negotiations

Top U.S. and Chinese trade officials returned to the bargaining table Wednesday, working to avoid a further escalation in trade tensions between the world's two largest economies. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He is leading Beijing's delegation to the talks, with just a month remaining of ...

Ukraine sees surge in cyberattacks targeting election, suspects Russia

World / Politics Jan 26, 2019

Ukraine sees surge in cyberattacks targeting election, suspects Russia

Hackers likely controlled by Russia are stepping up efforts to disrupt Ukraine's presidential election in March with cyberattacks on electoral servers and personal computers of election staff, the head of Ukraine's cyberpolice said on Friday. Serhiy Demedyuk told Reuters the attackers were using virus-infected greeting ...

German, 20, confesses to massive data hack spurred by 'annoyance'

World Jan 9, 2019

German, 20, confesses to massive data hack spurred by 'annoyance'

German authorities on Tuesday said a 20-year-old hacker had confessed to stealing and leaking private data from hundreds of politicians, including Chancellor Angela Merkel, because he was "annoyed" by some of their public statements. The young German, who is still studying and lives with his ...