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Yemeni officials: Pro-government fighters press on with siege of key rebel ...
SANAA, Yemen – Yemeni military officials say pro-government troops have been besieging a military base held by Shiite rebels for 40 hours, after cutting off major supply routes to the facility. The officials, speaking on condition of anonymity because ...
Saudi-Led Airstrikes in Yemen May Be War Crime, Group SaysBloomberg
Saudi-led raid on Yemen plant appears unlawful: Rights WatchTODAYonline
Saudi-led air raids, clashes shatter Yemen truceThe Daily Star
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Tech: NSA to purge phone records cache; Planned Parenthood site under attack
The Obama administration announced that the National Security Agency will purge phone records collected under its expiring bulk surveillance program by the beginning of next year. “The decision comes as a victory for privacy advocates, who worried that ...
Ben Carson, Rand Paul among GOP luminaries to attend rally against Planned ...Washington Times
Here's Another Video For Planned Parenthood To Lie AboutDaily Caller
Main Street rally attempts to expose Planned ParenthoodBuffalo News
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An analysis of the cyber security job market looking back at 2014, the first half of 2015, and projecting out to 2019, reveals some interesting figures. For instance, the top paying cyber security job is a security software engineer with an average annual salary of $233,333, according to a recent report from the job board Dice. That tops the salary for a CSO which is $225,000.
But the big story in the cyber security labor market is a severe workforce shortage.[ Here are 6 skills a solid IT generalist should master, no matter where your life in IT leads. | Get the latest practical data center info and news with Paul Venezia's Deep End blog. ]
"The demand for the (cyber security) workforce is expected to rise to 6 million (globally) by 2019, with a projected shortfall of 1.5 million," stated Michael Brown, CEO at Symantec, the world’s largest security software vendor. Not long before Brown's statement, the Cisco 2014 Annual Security Report warned that the worldwide shortage of information security professionals is at 1 million openings, even as cyber attacks and data breaches increase each year.
Christian Science Monitor
Best kept secret: How exactly will Fox winnow GOP debate field?
Christian Science Monitor
Fox News won't say exactly which polls it will consider in deciding which 10 Republican candidates to invite to the Aug. 6 debate. Candidates' antics are intensifying as they jockey for position. By Linda Feldmann, Staff writer July 28, 2015. Save for ...
So who is a 'real' GOP candidate?Washington Post (blog)
What's behind the frenzy of stunts, accusations among GOP candidates? The Aug ...Los Angeles Times
Why the first GOP debate next week is already so controversialVox
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Microsoft will break Internet traffic records this week as it begins to distribute Windows 10, a content delivery expert said Monday.
"Windows 10 ... will easily be the largest day/week of traffic ever on the Internet," said Dan Rayburn, an analyst with Frost & Sullivan who also writes on his own StreamingMediaBlog.com, in a piece posted yesterday.[ For all the latest updates on Microsoft's operating system, see "Where Windows 10 stands right now." | Stay up on key Microsoft technologies with the Microsoft newsletter. ]
"Unless Windows 10 is a complete flop and people don't upgrade as quickly as Microsoft expects, Windows 10 is going to create some serious havoc with regards to the user experience," Rayburn contended. "Expect to see some download times in the days, not hours, especially if any other content owners happen to have larger-than-expected traffic at the same time.
Sales of mobile management software will grow at a slower pace over the next few years but will still top $2.9 billion in 2019, according to IDC’s latest forecast.
The projected annual sales growth by multiple enterprise mobility management software (EMM) vendors globally will slide from last year's 27 percent growth rate to a projected annual increase of less than 10 percent in 2019, IDC said in this month's forecast.[ Find out how to care and support today's mobile worker, who requires a different approach to management. | Keep up on key mobile developments and insights with the Mobile Computing newsletter. ]
In 2014, global revenues totaled $1.4 billion, a number expected to reach $2.92 billion in 2019. The Americas will dominate the market in all those years, IDC said.
Sweden Probes Claim of Russian Submarine Wreck in Its Waters
Sweden's military said Tuesday it is examining a video that shipwreck hunters say shows the remains of a Russian submarine off the Scandinavian country's coast. The alleged find comes less than a year after reports that a Russian submarine was seen in ...
Wrecked Submarine Found in Swedish WatersWall Street Journal
Russians mock Sweden over 'submarine wreck'The Local.se
Sweden Investigates If Wreck Is Russian SubSentinel Republic
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Samsung Electronics has announced a key event in August in New York, suggesting that the company may be attempting to launch new products ahead of Apple's closely watched annual iPhone event a month later.
The South Korean company announced Tuesday the "Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2015" event on Aug. 13 at the Lincoln Center in New York, but did not provide further details. The company launched its flagship Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge smartphones at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in March.[ Also InfoWorld: Find out which is the best browser for Android smartphones. | Get a digest of the day's top tech stories in the InfoWorld Daily newsletter. ]
Samsung plans to launch a larger version of the Galaxy S6 edge curved smartphone at the August event, according to The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter.
Bomb kills two Bahraini policemen, government implicates Iran
DUBAI (Reuters) - A bomb killed two Bahraini policemen on Tuesday and the explosives resembled some seized at the weekend that the government say were smuggled in from Iran, state news agency BNA reported. The Sunni monarchy often accuses Iran ...
Bahrain: 2 police officers killed, 6 wounded in bomb attackseattlepi.com
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Dallas Morning News
Nevada conservatives join push to defund Planned Parenthood
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Nevada conservatives are joining an effort to defund Planned Parenthood after the release of covert videos of agency officials. Republican Assemblyman Erv Nelson is scheduled to join conservative talk radio host Heidi Harris and ...
Planned Parenthood controversyPhilly.com
How To Help Planned Parenthood, Because It's Important To "Stand With PP ...Bustle
Questions for Planned ParenthoodPatheos (blog)
Politico -Fox News -Longview News-Journal
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CNN/ORC poll: Majority wants Congress to reject Iran deal
Michelle Obama brushes specks from the coat of then-Sen. Obama inside the Old State Capitol in Springfield, Illinois, just before he announced his candidacy for president of the United States in February 2007. Their daughters Malia, left, and Sasha ...
New options for Mideast peace after Iran dealPolitico
Reject Iran deal, and work toward better onePhilly.com
Administration is desperate to sell bad deal with IranSTLtoday.com
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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. NATO MEETS IN EMERGENCY SESSION. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey is asking the alliance to be prepared to help his country ...
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Theater shooting: No red flags reported at time of gun sale
CARROLLTON, Ga. (AP) — John Russell Houser's mental problems were well known to many, though perhaps not to the store that sold him the .40-caliber handgun used in a deadly attack on a Louisiana movie theater. A federal background check came ...
Louisiana shooting suspect never involuntarily committed: Georgia authoritiesReuters
No red flag on La. shooterPhilly.com
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John Sewel Resigns From British House of Lords Amid Sex and Drug Scandal
New York Times
LONDON — Two days after a newspaper claimed that he had used cocaine with prostitutes, a senior member of the House of Lords in Britain resigned his seat on Tuesday, apologizing for the “pain and embarrassment” he had caused. The member, John ...
Lord Sewel quits parliament, apologizes for 'pain and embarrassment'CNN
Lord Sewel resigns from House of Lords after drug claimsBBC News
Lord Sewel Resigns After Drug ClaimsWall Street Journal
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Libya Court Sentences Gadhafi Son to Death for 2011 Killings
New York Times
TRIPOLI, Libya — A court in Libya's capital sentenced a son of Moammar Gadhafi to death in absentia on Tuesday over killings during the country's 2011 uprising. The Tripoli court that sentenced Seif al-Islam, who is being held by a militia that ...
Libyan court gives death sentence to Gaddafi son Saif al-IslamReuters
Moammar Gadhafi's son Saif al-Islam sentenced to death in LibyaCNN
Libyan Court Sentences Gadhafi Son to Death for 2011 KillingsWall Street Journal
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