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Cold wave kills at least 20 across Europe

Jan 9, 2017 A cold wave across Europe has left at least 20 people dead in the past two days, including several homeless and migrants, authorities said Saturday, with the frigid temperatures expected to continue through the weekend. Russia meanwhile celebrated the coldest Orthodox Christmas in 120 years, and Istanbul was covered with a blanket…

Swedish police brave rockets, grenade and axeman on NYE

Swedish police faced a hand grenade attack, youths firing rockets and throwing powerful bangers at them, and an axe attacker in an unusually busy New Year’s Eve. “There has been a lot to do. A lot of assaults at private parties, rockets being fired, damage carried out. It’s been pub-related, alcohol-related, New-Year’s-Eve-related,” Johan Ljung from…

Donald Trump: I know a lot about hacking

US president-elect voices doubt about security of private online communications, saying « no computer is safe ». President-elect Donald Trump says he is knowledgeable in the field of cyber-hacking and « no computer is safe » when it comes to keeping information private. Trump’s statement to reporters during his annual New Year’s Eve bash expressed new scepticism about the…