Internet traffic hijack dogs Google

Internet traffic hijacking disrupted several Google services Monday, including search and cloud-hosting services. Network-monitoring companies say service interruptions lasted for nearly two hours and ended about 5:30 p.m. EST. The incident was suspicious because it rerouted data traffic to Google through Russian and Chinese telecommunications companies. Google confirms Monday’s disruption and says it believes the … Continue reading Internet traffic hijack dogs Google

KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh | Rohingya fearful of doctors keep faith healers in business

KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh— Abul Kalam sits cross-legged on the floor of his tiny mud hut and whispers prayers into a small plastic bottle filled with water, creating what he says is a potion that will cure stomach cramps. “I got these powers in my dreams,” he says. “People come to me because I heal them.” Kalam … Continue reading KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh | Rohingya fearful of doctors keep faith healers in business

NEW YORK | Ohtani wins AL Rookie of the Year; Acuna takes NL honor

NEW YORK— Two-way star Shohei Ohtani was a singular sensation in voting for AL Rookie of the Year. A standout on the mound and at the plate for the Los Angeles Angels, Ohtani was an overwhelming pick for American League Rookie of the Year after becoming the first player since Babe Ruth a century ago … Continue reading NEW YORK | Ohtani wins AL Rookie of the Year; Acuna takes NL honor

Business News: Energizer’s Board Elects Patrick J. Moore As Chairman of the Board of Directors

ST. LOUIS, MO – Energizer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ENR) (“Energizer”) today announced that its Board of Directors elected Patrick J. Moore, currently Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, as independent Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective immediately.  Mr. Moore succeeds J. Patrick Mulcahy, who served as Energizer’s independent Chairman since July 2015.  Mr. … Continue reading Business News: Energizer’s Board Elects Patrick J. Moore As Chairman of the Board of Directors

PHOENIX | Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat

PHOENIX — Democrat Kyrsten Sinema won Arizona’s open U.S. Senate seat Monday in a race that was among the most closely watched in the nation, beating Republican Rep. Martha McSally in the battle to replace GOP Sen. Jeff Flake. The three-term congresswoman won after a slow vote count that dragged on for nearly a week … Continue reading PHOENIX | Democrat Kyrsten Sinema wins Arizona US Senate seat

BALTIMORE | Bishops delay votes on combating church sex abuse crisis

BALTIMORE — At the Vatican’s insistence, U.S. Catholic bishops abruptly postponed plans Monday to vote on proposed new steps to address the clergy sex abuse crisis roiling the church. Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, said he was told on the eve of the bishop’s national meeting … Continue reading BALTIMORE | Bishops delay votes on combating church sex abuse crisis

MALIBU, Calif | New blazes fan fresh fears in California as some return home

MALIBU, Calif  — The sky was black and flames on the next ridge were fast approaching when Paul Rasmussen, his pregnant wife and 6-year-old daughter fled their mountainside Malibu home Friday for what they thought might be the last time. His only hope that the large home, once billed in real estate listings as “Shangri-La,” … Continue reading MALIBU, Calif | New blazes fan fresh fears in California as some return home