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NEW YORK | Espionage, ID theft? Myriad risks from stolen Marriott data

NEW YORK — The data stolen from the Marriott hotel empire in a massive breach is so rich and specific it could be used for espionage, identity theft, reputational attacks and even home burglaries, security experts say. Hackers stole data on as many as 500 million guests of former Starwood chain properties over four years … Continue reading NEW YORK | Espionage, ID theft? Myriad risks from stolen Marriott data

ALIAGA, Turkey | The Latest: White House cheers Turkey’s release of pastor

ALIAGA, Turkey  — The latest on the trial of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who is accused of espionage and terror related charges(all times local): 12:35 a.m. The White House is welcoming Turkey’s release of an American pastor and says “we look forward to his return home where he will be reunited with his family.” North … Continue reading ALIAGA, Turkey | The Latest: White House cheers Turkey’s release of pastor

ALIAGA, Turkey | The Latest: American pastor leaves Turkey after court ruling

ALIAGA, Turkey — The Latest on trial of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who is accused of espionage and terror related charges(all times local): 11:10 p.m. Turkish media say American pastor Andrew Brunson has left Turkey, following a court ruling that convicted him on terror charges but also set him free. The evangelical pastor from North … Continue reading ALIAGA, Turkey | The Latest: American pastor leaves Turkey after court ruling

ALIAGA, Turkey | The Latest: Trump hopes US pastor will be back in US soon

ALIAGA, Turkey — The Latest on trial of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who is accused of espionage and terror related charges(all times local): 5:20 p.m. U.S. President Donald Trump says he hopes to have U.S. evangelical pastor Andrew Brunson back in the United States soon. Brunson is a 50-year-old American pastor who was convicted Friday … Continue reading ALIAGA, Turkey | The Latest: Trump hopes US pastor will be back in US soon

ANKARA, Turkey | Turkish lira steady despite new threats from Trump

ANKARA, Turkey  — Turkey’s currency remains steady against the dollar despite an apparent threat of possible new sanctions by U.S. President Donald Trump. The Turkish lira stood at 5.80 per dollar on Friday, up about 0.4 percent against the dollar. The currency has recovered from record lows earlier this week. Investors, already worried about Turkey’s … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | Turkish lira steady despite new threats from Trump

US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage

| April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  Washington and London on Monday jointly accused the Russian government of maliciously targeting global internet equipment for political and economic espionage. The two governments said the Russian operations, which allegedly involve planting malware on internet routers and other equipment, could also lay the foundation for future offensive cyberattacks. A joint … Continue reading US, UK say Russia targets internet hardware for espionage