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Wray: FBI frowns on ransomware payments despite recent trend

5 days ago   |   By Star Tribune

The FBI's director told lawmakers Thursday that the bureau discourages ransomware payments to hacking groups even as major companies in the past month have participated in multimillion-dollar transactions aimed at getting their systems back online.
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Biden apologized for losing his temper when a CNN reporter pressed him on...

Biden apologized for losing his temper when a CNN reporter pressed him on Putin, saying he 'shouldn't have been such a wise guy'

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden on Wednesday expressed regret over losing his temper when CNN White House correspondent Kaitlan Collins pressed him on his meeting... Read more ...

Biden gifts Putin a crystal sculpture of an American bison and custom...

Biden gifts Putin a crystal sculpture of an American bison and custom aviators during their first face-to-face meeting at Geneva summit

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden on Wednesday gifted Russian President Vladimir Putin a crystal sculpture of an American bison and a pair of custom Aviators... Read more ...

Education Department Erasing Debt For Defrauded For-Profit College Students

Education Department Erasing Debt For Defrauded For-Profit College Students

The Biden administration is approving 18,000 loan forgiveness claims from former students of ITT Technical Institute. Read more ...

Biden, Putin Talks End Earlier Than Expected

Biden, Putin Talks End Earlier Than Expected

President Biden and Vladimir Putin have concluded their summit meetings in Geneva, according to the White House, wrapping up more quickly than was expected. Biden and Putin... Read more ...

Senate will vote to repeal Iraq war authorization, Schumer says

Senate will vote to repeal Iraq war authorization, Schumer says

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer announced his support on Wednesday for repealing the 2002 war authorization for Iraq, vowing to hold a vote on scrapping the outdated... Read more ...

Media melee leaves journalists outside during Biden-Putin summit

Media melee leaves journalists outside during Biden-Putin summit

GENEVA, Switzerland - A scuffle broke out among U.S. and Russian journalists outside the much-anticipated meeting between President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir... Read more ...

Tucker Carlson baselessly claims 'FBI operatives were organizing the attack...

Tucker Carlson baselessly claims 'FBI operatives were organizing the attack on the Capitol,' his latest whitewashing of Jan. 6

Summary List Placement In his most severe rewriting of history on the January 6 insurrection at the US Capitol, Fox News opinion host Tucker Carlson baselessly claimed the riot... Read more ...

Clinton: Biden will reset U.S.-Russia relations after Trump 'emboldened' Putin

Clinton: Biden will reset U.S.-Russia relations after Trump 'emboldened' Putin

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday she is optimistic about the summit between President Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin, celebrating what she expects will be... Read more ...

Boris Johnson called his Health Secretary Matt Hancock 'f*****g hopeless'...

Boris Johnson called his Health Secretary Matt Hancock 'f*****g hopeless' leaked WhatsApp messages show

Summary List Placement Boris Johnson called his Health Secretary Matt Hancock "totally f*****g useless," according to bombshell messages published by the prime minister's... Read more ...

Biden and Putin pose for photos ahead of intense US-Russia summit

Biden and Putin pose for photos ahead of intense US-Russia summit

Summary List Placement US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin has posed for photos at the start of their summit in Geneva, Switzerland. The two leaders... Read more ...