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Cisco’s Talos unit warns that half a million routers are networked for a cyberattack
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:34:55 GMT
Cisco Inc.’s Talos cyberintelligence unit said Wednesday it has discovered at least 500,000 routers and storage devices in at least 54 countries that are infected with a type of malware that uses code previously used to attack Ukraine.
Market Snapshot: Stock market stages rebound after Fed minutes hint at gradual rate hikes
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:30:40 GMT
U.S. stocks rebound to close higher Wednesday, after the minutes from the Federal Reserve’s May 2 meeting showed policy makers’ support for a June rate increase and calm attitude about inflation outlook.
Currencies: Dollar hits 2018 high as Fed minutes support June hike
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:19:02 GMT
The U.S. dollar climbed against many of its rivals Wednesday, but lost ground versus the likes of the Japanese yen as geopolitical worries boosted traditional haven currencies.
Households lose out on hundreds or thousands of dollars due to slow pay gains
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:13:58 GMT
American workers still aren’t cashing in despite a 3.9% unemployment rate and tightest U.S. labor market in at least 18 years.
More women are paying alimony—that includes supporting their ex’s porn habit
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:11:22 GMT
There’s been an increase in women paying spousal and child support.
Bond Report: Policy-sensitive two-year Treasury yield falls the most in 11 weeks after Fed minutes
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:10:40 GMT
Treasury yields extend their decline Wednesday after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s meeting show the central bank was willing to entertain an overshoot of its 2% inflation target.
Trump Today: Trump Today: President suggests ‘different structure’ needed for China trade deal
Wed, 23 May 2018 20:04:31 GMT
President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday the U.S. will probably need a “different structure” for a deal with China on trade, as he blasted the FBI’s reported use of an informant to contact campaign aides and repeated his charge that some gang members are “animals.”
The Fed: Fed minutes show support for June hike and calm about inflation outlook
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:56:53 GMT
Minutes of the Fed’s May meeting show central bankers supported a June rate hike and were not worried about an overheated economy.
Ireland’s abortion referendum under siege from bots and fake ads
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:48:02 GMT
As Ireland gears up for a historic referendum on abortion on May 25, there are growing concerns that campaigners are resorting to some of the same tactics used in the U.S. presidential election and Brexit vote to win over undecided voters.
The New York Post: NFL owners reach ‘compromise’ that keeps anthem kneelers off field
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:47:33 GMT
The group sets a new policy that states that if players are on the field during the anthem, they must stand. For those who wish to join Colin Kaepernick’s movement, they can stay in the locker room.