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Hackers from North Korea steal crypto

North Korean hackers aimed at bitcoin and other digital tokens. Sanctions, as well as a rapid rise in the price of bitcoin, led to the fact that cybercrime in North Korea switched from state institutions to crypto-exchange exchanges. Companies specializing in cyber security note attempts...

Activities Yellen as head of the Federal Reserve received high marks from economists – WSJ

The work of Janet Yellen as chairman of the Federal Reserve System (FRS) received higher estimates of economists than its predecessor Ben Bernanke, according to the results of a survey of The Wall Street Journal. In the WSJ survey, which was conducted on December 8-11,...

UN expert reports on continuing torture in Guantanamo Bay

UN Special Rapporteur Nils Melzer said that at least one inmate was recently tortured in the US detention center at the US military base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. According to the expert, he received information that torture using noise is continuing against one of...

Inflation in the US increased in November to 2.2% in annual terms, as expected

Consumer prices (CPI index) in the US in November 2017 increased by 0.4% in monthly terms and increased by 2.2% compared to November 2016, according to the Ministry of Labor. In October, the growth rates of consumer prices were 0.1% and 2%, respectively. The November dynamics...

Rapper Kendrick Lamar spoke about communicating with aliens

Famous American rapper Kendrick Lamar made an unexpected statement, talking with journalist Howard Stern. The musician told about his contacts with the aliens. The artist is confident in the existence of extraterrestrial life. According to Lamar, he met with representatives of extraterrestrial civilizations when he...