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Eurovision 2017: Australia has a mooning moment

It is a considerable improvement for the United Kingdom, after last year's entrants Joe and Jake came 24th with 62 points. For the United Kingdom, Lucie Jones finished in 15th place with 111 points. BBC Monitoring reported that Ukrainian TV identified him as "scandalous" Ukrainian prankster Vitaliy Sedyuk. He said: "This is IBA, Channel 1 calling from Jerusalem".

Former French Prime Minister Valls plans to back Macron in June elections

Valls' overture received a non-committal response from Macron's party. Mr Valls told RTL radio that Mr Macron's victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in the presidential run-off on Sunday was a blow to populism in Europe, and gave a "terrific" image of France overseas.

Eurovision 2017: Your Recap Before Tomorrow's Diverse Grand Finale

Twenty-six countries will be competing for your votes, in a bid to win the competition. If you were relying on the betting markets to predict the outcome of the contest you'd have to side with Italy and Francesco Gabbani , but there's nothing stopping long shots Poland (100/1), last year's winners Ukraine (100/1), or even San Marino at a massive 200/1 from entering the fray.

Researcher finds 'kill switch' for cyberattack ransomware

A young cybersecurity researcher has been credited with helping to halt the spread of the global ransomware cyberattack by accidentally activating a so-called " kill switch " in the malicious software. But computers and networks that hadn't updated their systems were still at risk. Security experts said that they were not sure how many victims would pay the ransoms, or if access to computers was being restored after such payments.

New Chinese missile can attack aircraft carriers, THAAD

While no other country has claims in the busy Bohai Sea, the drills come amid heightened tension on the Korean peninsula, including Chinese anger at the deployment of the US anti-missile defence system THAAD in South Korea last month. Of course, left unsaid was China's support of its North Korean allies, who above all do not want to see anti-missile defenses in South Korea. Our positions should be judged not for what Trump proclaims but by the reality of China's activities.

Only female elephant of Lahore Zoo, Suzi, dies at 31

On the other hand Suzi died in the age of 36, less than half of the average age. Suzi had spent more than 25 years of her life at the Lahore Zoo. The process was resumed again in 2001 but Suzi was unable to carry weight as disease was not cured completely.

Liverpool closing in on £26m deal for the 'new Ronaldinho'

A local journalist based at Porto Alegre, however, claims that Liverpool have had a bid accepted by the club's President as of May 6, with the club holding out on the sale until after the conclusion of the Copa Libertadores. Representatives of the Anfield club reportedly met with the player's business advisor Jair Peixoto and agent Gianni Losito in April, after the pair flew to London for negotiations.

Feared Dead As WHO Confirms Ebola Outbreak In DR Congo

While the United States now has no indication that there's a stateside Ebola threat, Duchin, also a health officer for Public Health for Seattle and King County, said the nation should remain "very vigilant, closely monitor and ensure our national capacity developed during the last Ebola outbreak is able to be reactivated".

Medical Transcription Billing Corp (MTBC) Earns News Impact Score of 0.05

Is It Worth the Risk? For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Medical Transcription Billing, Corp .is -52.4%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -60%. Its shares have trimmed -22.05% since hitting a peak level of $26.22 on August 24, 2016. On 11 May 2017, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) shares moved to $80.22 after starting the day at $80.33.

UN agency announces 2 more suspected Ebola cases in Congo

The U.N. agency says the first case occurred April 22 in a male some 870 miles (1,400 kilometers) from the capital, Kinshasa. In addition, two more people in the area have been identified as suspected cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases to 11, WHO's Congo spokesman Eugene Kabambi told Reuters .

Trump promises quick decision on new Federal Bureau of Investigation boss as interviews begin

These reasons contradicted the White House's assertions - and even the widely disseminated termination letter Trump sent Comey - that the dismissal was based on the recommendations of Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who criticized Comey's handling of the email investigation into Hillary Clinton a year ago.

WHO Confirms Ebola Case in DR Congo

But the new outbreak in Congo has several big differences from the West African outbreak . The DRC's coordinated response to any ebola flare-ups is a lesson to anyone battling a deadly contagion. The first case appeared April 22. He was transported by taxi to hospital and was dead on arrival. The organisation underlined the importance of tracing people who had contact with confirmed victims to prevent the disease spreading.

Global ransomware attack: 5 things to know

Britain's home secretary said one in five of 248 National Health Service groups had been hit . Experts suggested Saturday that the ransomware's progress had been halted, but new attacks could soon follow. A cybersecurity expert says the biggest cyberextortion attack in history is going to be dwarfed by the next big ransomware attack. Germany's national railway said Saturday departure and arrival display screens at its train stations were affected, but there was no impact on actual train ...

Lenihan likes the look of Ireland's 2019 World Cup draw

It's also worth mentioning that while Ireland have avoided stronger teams like the Springboks, France and Argentina in the pool stages, Scotland shocked Ireland at the last Six Nations while Japan were inspired to victory over South Africa at the last World Cup.

Acting FBI chief declines to say if Trump is under investigation

He's a show boater", Trump said. TRUMP: What I did is I was going to fire Comey. "He said, 'You are not under investigation, '" Trump recounted, repeating an assertion made when the White House announced Comey's firing Tuesday. "I just want somebody that's competent". USA intelligence agencies concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered an effort to disrupt the election that included hacking into Democratic Party emails and leaking them, with the aim of helping Republican ...

Arsenal boost top-four hopes

Arsène Wenger wants his Arsenal team to maintain the "focus and intensity" that they showed in last night's win at St Mary's over the remaining three games of the season, beginning away to Stoke City on Saturday. "We can not find a win". "It gives them an incentive to go out there with a point to prove and Stoke City players have certainly done that over the years every time they have played Arsenal at home".

Ebola is Back. WHO Reports on Outbreak in Congo

On 11 May, the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of Congo informed WHO that of 5 laboratory samples tested, 1 tested positive for Ebola virus at the Institut National de Recherche Biomedicale (INRB) laboratory in Kinshasa. The virus can spread from animals, such as monkeys or bats, to humans. But this time around, the health authorities will also be able to take advantage of a new effective vaccine for the virus if it is needed.

Police K-9 Injured During Fatal Police Shootout Expected to Fully Recover

A deputy suffered minor injuries during this incident and was treated at a local hospital and released. O'Shea was wanted by Raleigh Police for the May 2 armed robbery of a Super 8 motel at 5110 Holly Ridge Road, off Glenwood. "He is now recovering and in stable condition". Deputies caught up with Oshea later Friday about 20 miles away in Jupiter and again got into a shootout, according to multiple local media accounts.

Remains removed from site of southern Kentucky plane crash

The plane struck a wooded area about eight miles northwest of Hopkinsville - in the southwest corner of the state. He declined to release the identities of the crash victims. Friday. They also received a call from the Fort Campbell Army Airfield, which had been in voice communication with the pilot. A recovery team is being assembled to remove the wreckage, he said.

What parents need to know about children's mental health

A TEAM from Cheshire Police is mounting a marathon this weekend to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing within the emergency services. Despite increased awareness, construction companies are still failing to recognise the importance of mental wellbeing in their health and safety policies, says safety consultant Paul Makoff-Clark.

New Yorkers read Derek Jeter's love letter to the city

Above you see the video attached to the post where the people of NY help Jeter deliver his heart felt message. "And I always respected the challenge to prove myself each and every day", Jeter wrote . A video of New Yorkers reading the letter was also created. And that's what I tried to do. Everyone comes to this city with dreams of being No.

Global cyber attack hits at least 99 countries

Hospitals across Britain found themselves without access to their computers or phone systems. Most cases have involved desktop computers in GP surgeries, dental practices and other primary care sites, but hospitals in the NHS Lanarkshire region are also affected.

Most US Homes Cellphones-Only Now, Study Finds

A government survey of 20,000 USA households found that the percentage who had mobile only phone service reached 50.8%, up from 48.3% a year earlier. A further 3.3% of homes surveyed had neither a mobile phone nor a landline. It did not, however, explore the reasons why a household could drop a landline. Cellphone-only homes had some odd common strains, according to study co-author Stephen J.

Tags: EVM Row, Kejriwal, Amit Shah

Meanwhile BJP women's wing leader Locket Chatterjee today visited a house in Chetla area of Bhawanipore in Kolkata , where Amit Shah had gone during his "Booth Chalo Abhiyan" in Kolkata last week. BJP's state president Dilip Ghosh condemned the incident and said, the ruling party in Bengal has set a precedence of "ugly" politics. The BJP has emerged as a strong contender, practically the main opposition, in West Bengal in recent years after Mamata Bannerjee was able to dislodge the ...

Black bear gets stuck in car, honks horn

A Salem, Virginia family had an unusual start to their Thursday morning after they found a bear in their vehicle. Like, a bear sitting in your auto in your driveway, honking the horn. These are examples of "habituation", Lee-Roney explains, which occurs when the animals become so familiar with a barrier we put between them and a source of food that they develop a knack for circumventing or overcoming it.

Global cyber attack hits hospitals, schools and companies; India among countries hit

In the WannaCry attack it is reported that many surgeries had to be put off, x-rays cancelled and ambulances called back. Also, the fact that a lot of what we have online is now also connected to the Aadhar data of over a billion Indians makes the threat even more real and worrisome.

DURECT Corporation Posted gains of 21.25% in the Last Trade

Small cap biotech Durect Corporation has signed a $20 million upfront deal, with biobucks down the line, with Novartis for the biotech's troubled late-stage asset that has seen a series of setbacks and name changes in recent years. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the company's performance the analyst decides whether their stock is a "buy", sell" or hold". Durect Corporation has a 52-week low of 0.74 and a 52-week high of 2.00.

Odisha ministers resign, reshuffle on Sunday

Patnaik also promoted two ministers of state to a cabinet rank. Given with his years of previous experience as minister, Patro would get a crucial portfolio. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's biggest-ever Ministry reshuffle points more to a political streamlining rather than any sort of a governance streamlining exercise as consistently maintained by Patnaik prior to the rejig.

Cyber extortion attack hits countries across the world

In the U.S. FedEx was hit. Hackers appear to have begun the campaign by targeting organisations in Europe, said Vikram Thakur, research manager with security software maker Symantec. "Like many other companies, FedEx is experiencing interference with some of our Windows-based systems caused by malware", said a spokesperson in a statement.

7000 bodies could be buried under MS medical center

The medical center is particularly interested in the latter section, since the wealth of bodies interred allows for insight into the lives of asylum patients during the Reconstruction, Gilded Age and Progressive Era. "We ask the questions, 'How many more are there?' explained Dr. Ralph Didlake, the Director of UMMC's Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities".

Identified - Skin cells responsible for baldness, grey hair

Scientists at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center discovered cells which could be the answer to treating gray hair and balding . According to the release, this protein is active in skin cells at the hair shaft and a new protein, called stem cell factor, is produced.

CIA's new special unit to assess North Korea threat

In a press statement attached to its letter, North Korea's U.N. mission accused the United States of trying to intimidate countries into fully implementing U.N. The Trump administration has on many occasions threatened the North's leader Kim Jung-un with a military response to new tests, sending warships and a nuclear submarine to Korean waters.

Bengal Governor cheerful post surgery

The bleeding started around 6am, and he was taken to the hospital around 7.30am. "He was bleeding due to high blood pressure", said a senior official of the Raj Bhawan. A source close to the governor termed the operation as "successful". West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee visited the hospital later in the evening and spoke to the doctors about the governor's health.

Cloud Eggs Are the Latest Brunch Craze Taking Over Instagram

Then, whisk the egg white until it resembles a cloud and then bake in the oven for about five minutes. Here's a dreamy breakfast idea that'll instantly increase its Instagram-ability-consider fluffing up your egg whites and making "cloud eggs" in the morning.

Atleti want Jamie Vardy

Spanish giants Atletico Madrid are being linked with a shock move for Leicester striker Jamie Vardy this summer. But at least Atletico Madrid restored some pride with a vibrant 2-1 win at the Calderon on Wednesday. Griezmann's current deal with Atletico runs until June 2021. The Arsenal star is about to enter the final 12 months of his contract at the Emirates and his long-term future with the club remains very much up in the air.