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Huawei: Billions of customers could be harmed by US sanctions

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Huawei has said billions of customers around the world could be harmed by US sanctions against the company – as it launched a legal challenge against some of the restrictions. The Chinese telecoms giant’s chief legal officer Song Liuping accused Washington of setting a “dangerous precedent” and said there was “no gun, no smoke, only Read More

Huawei challenges legality of U.S. defense bill as sanctions fight ramps up

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has filed a motion for summary judgment in its lawsuit against the U.S. government, in the telecoms equipment maker’s latest bid to fight sanctions from Washington that threaten to push it out of global markets. Huawei’s Chief Legal Officer Song Liuping attends a news conference on Read More

Assange’s request to postpone alleged rape hearing due to bad health denied

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A Swedish court has rejected a request to postpone a hearing on the detention of the WikiLeaks founder. Julian Assange’s lawyers requested the court session be postponed due to their client’s ill health. Swedish prosecutors reopened a rape case against Assange earlier this month after Assange was hauled from London’s Ecuadorian embassy and jailed for Read More

Is the # sign a symbol of Nazism and white supremacy? 4chan is trying to make people think so

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Trolls on the infamous 4chan forum are attempting to co-opt the innocent hashtag and turn it into a symbol of white nationalism called the “fashtag” — but don’t worry, it’s not a real thing, and you can keep hashtagging as normal. The 4chan pranksters are trying to trick social media users (and the media) into Read More

Two killed as schoolgirls stabbed while waiting for bus

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By Lucia Binding, news reporter An 11-year-old girl is one of two people killed in a mass stabbing by a knife-wielding man at a bus stop near Tokyo, Japanese authorities have said. Police said schoolgirl Hanako Kuribayashi, from Tokyo, and 39-year-old government employee Satoshi Oyama, a father of one of the students, were killed. At Read More

Baltimore ransomware attack: NSA faces questions

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Politicians representing a US city struck by a ransomware attack are asking questions of the National Security Agency after claims it helped make the breach possible. The New York Times reported on Saturday that a hacking vulnerability known as EternalBlue has been exploited to blackmail Baltimore’s local government. The NSA discovered the flaw, but the Read More

Flooded Arkansas, Oklahoma brace for more rain; Southeast gets record heat

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(Reuters) – Flooded Arkansas and Oklahoma were bracing for more rain that will feed the already swollen Arkansas River, forecasters said on Monday, as Missouri deployed the National Guard in anticipation of further storms. A funnel cloud is seen in Homer Glen, Illinois, U.S., May 27, 2019 in this still image taken from a video Read More