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US SEC says hackers may have traded using stolen insider information

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Cyber criminals have targeted financial information hubs before - the Hong Kong stock exchange and the Nasdaq stock exchange in NY were targeted by hackers in 2011. The system processes around 1.7 million electronic filings a year, while people access about 50 million pages of the documents on any given day. Its EDGAR database houses millions of filings on corporate disclosures ranging from quarterly earnings to statements on mergers and acquisitions. Read More »

Militants attack Naeem Akhtar's cavalcade in Tral, 2 civilians killed

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The terror attack comes almost a week after security forces gunned down Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Abu Ismail, the mastermind behind the July 10 attack on Amarnath yatra pilgrims. "The grenade was reportedly hurled at 11.45 am", a police official told PTI . "The area has been cordoned off for searches", an unnamed police said to news agency IANS. Read More »

EU Foreign Policy Chief sees 'no need' to renegotiate Iran nuclear agreement

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As reporters continued to press him for an answer, he added, " I'll let you know what the decision is". Trump faces an October deadline to decide whether Iran is in compliance with the agreement among Iran and six world powers. On Wednesday, the USA ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley , said Trump's speech indicated his unhappiness but not a decision to abandon the accord. In July 2015, Iran and the P5+1 group of nations comprised of the United States, Russia, China, France and ... Read More »

No terrorist havens in Pakistan, declares PM Abbasi in NY

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In the meeting Pence told Abbasi that Trump recently articulated America's renewed strategy in South Asia. She said the present government should make education a part of its manifesto. The Minister said the posters were put on display by banned outfit Balochistan Liberation Army that is a listed terrorist organization and proscribed in Pakistan, United Kingdom and a number of other countries. Read More »

Trump slams US's 'unfair' contribution to United Nations budget

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Pyongyang carried out its sixth and most power nuclear test earlier this month and last week launched an intermediate range ballistic missile that flew over Japanese territory for the second time. "Incredible speech by POTUS as he addresses the world at the United Nations General Assembly today", she wrote , accompanied by an image of Trump at the General Assembly podium. Read More »

Trump says he may have to destroy North Korea in United Nations speech

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North Korea fired a ballistic missile over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido Friday local time , the latest in a stream of missile tests that have looked to defy the worldwide community. "For those who have said, and been commenting about a lack of a military option, there is a military option". Trump, the official repeatedly emphasized, will use his United Nations speech to appeal to member countries to promote "sovereignty" in the face of "top-down governance". Read More »

Seoul To Separate Aid To N Korea From Political Situations

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The aid decision was made after a meeting of government officials chaired by Unification Minister Cho Myong-gyon. Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon is scheduled to meet with foreign investors in NY on Wednesday (local time) and intends to reassure the global financial community that the South Korean economy remains solid despite heightened tensions over North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. Read More »

Trump, Moon to increase pressure on N.Korea: White House

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Mr. Trump is scheduled to speak Tuesday before the United Nations General Assembly, an institution he has criticized in the past, but Ms. Haley insisted that it's a " new day" at the U.N. And he scolded that it was "an outrage" to enable and trade with North Korea, seeming to point a finger at China, although he did not mention it by name. Read More »

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel slams Cassidy over healthcare bill

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Republicans in the Senate are making one last push to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) - have not said whether they will support the new bill . Kimmel said the Graham-Cassidy bill is a scam that's trying to sneak in confusing language which does nothing its supporters claim it does. In May, late-night host Jimmy Kimmel delivered an emotional monologue as he revealed that his newborn son, Billy, was born with a heart defect that required immediate surgery. Read More »

Police appeal for information after M1 motorway closures

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One Twitter user described the item as " a black bag smoking and oozing yellow stuff under bridge ". Motorists are urged to avoid the area as the road is expected to be closed "for some time", the force added . Thames Valley Police say the object was found under a bridge at around 7.30 am Tuesday. There is no evidence to suggest that this was a terrorist related incident. Read More »

Fuel crisis: Industry and Government to work together to restore supply

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The pipeline between a refinery and storage depot was ruptured last week, causing major supply shortages at the airport and local petrol stations. Fiji Airways said guests travelling to and from Auckland may experience disruptions and delays to their flight due to restrictions on jet fuel supply at Auckland Airport. Read More »

Afghan President backs new USA policy on terrorism

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Mr. Ghani said, Afghanistan now also have an opportunity for a dialogue with the neighbours on how to work together earnestly to eliminate terrorism and contain extremism. Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House to hit pause on American aid flowing to Pakistan till the latter begins to crack down on terror safe havens operating within its ... Read More »

Starbucks 'hero' may be sued after stopping armed robbery

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Ryan Michael Flores, 30, was allegedly caught on surveillance cameras holding up a Starbucks in Fresno, California armed with a knife and a fake gun back in July. Jerri was filmed beating the suspect over the head with the chair before they fell to the ground wrestling for the knife. She told the Fresno Bee her son nearly died from stab wounds incurred in the struggle. Read More »

Abe Urges Int'l Community to Unite to Pressure N. Korea

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He also said, considering its past behavior, Pyongyang needs to display a honest will and action toward its denuclearization if it hopes to have substantial talks with concerned parties. In contrast, Japan's Asian rival China, and Russian Federation, have called repeatedly for a return to global diplomacy and talks with North Korea to resolve the crisis over Pyongyang's weapons programs. Read More »

OU president Boren announces he will retire

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He said he hopes a successor is named when his retirement is official. "Serving as your president has been the most rewarding period of my life", Boren said. His lifetime of public service has earned him a place as one of Oklahoma's finest statesmen. OU senior JD Baker is the president of the Student Government Association. Read More »

My friends are going to Africa to 'get rich'

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Trump's unorthodox style and inflammatory rhetoric usually results in the majority of the mainstream media and his critics lashing out, with many publicly hitting back at the former host of "The Apprentice" in the process. "The U.N.is in town this week", Colbert said. He later referred to the non-existent country of "Nambia" when discussing health crises on the continent. Read More »

Aung San Suu Kyi refuses to condemn military's persecution of Rohingya

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Her intervention follows mounting pressure on leader Aung San Suu Kyi to try to resolve the crisis with critics blaming the military for the bloodshed in the country, formerly known as Burma . "Verification was set up as early as in 1993". "We - the humanitarian agencies on the ground - are now a long way from being able to provide this, given the numbers and the speed at which people have arrived and continue to arrive". Read More »

United States stocks close higher ahead as Fed meeting starts

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Despite the fact that the US central bank was expected to announce a historic decision with the unwinding of its balance sheet, sentiment in the greenback remained weak, helping to support gold prices on Wednesday. The average is on a six-day streak of new highs. Technology companies also helped lift the market. Hartford Financial Services Group rose 70 cents, or 1.3 percent, to $55.10. Read More »

Wednesday weather: More showers likely, thunderstorms possible

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Saturday , it will be sunny with a high near 88, the weather service said. The overnight low is expected to be near 47. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 6 miles per hour. High: 90. Friday: Variably Cloudy With Afternoon Showers or Storms. Monday night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Read More »

After Trump's UN Speech, Some Senators Look To Reinforce War Powers

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Besides calling Iran a "murderous regime" and accusing its government of seeking nuclear weapons - despite its 2015 agreement with the USA and allies to curb its nuclear program - the US president also made strong threats towards North Korea directly in front of the their delegation, which drew front row seats through a United Nations lottery system. Read More »

Additional details you need to know about the Face ID

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Here are the official iPhone 8 accessories that you need to know about. Wireless charging: The iPhone X supports wireless charging. A higher pixel density means it's even more hard to see individual pixels on the screen. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are on sale now and you can pick one up at a local store. Oh and of course, with the TrueDepth camera on the iPhone X you can have a lot of fun with the brand new Animoji feature on your iPhone X . Read More »

Hezbollah has 10000 fighters in Syria ready to confront Israel, commander says

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The Israeli military downed a drone it said belonged to the Hezbollah terrorist group that was about to violate Israeli airspace. "We are operating as we do in south Lebanon, but of course in a veiled manner", he said. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly been negotiating with his counterparts in the United States and Russian Federation to establish an Iran-free area around surrounding the border, but to no avail yet. Read More »

Connecticut Coastline Under Tropical Storm Watch As Hurricane Jose Approaches

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Flood waters began to recede Wednesday morning, though coastal flood warnings remain in effect for Nassau County's South Shore bays and Suffolk's shores, except western parts of the county, until early afternoon. Heavier rain and gusty winds are possible Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. The storm will also cause rip tides and high surf at county beaches. Read More »