LONDON (Reuters) – British police have made a third arrest in connection with a cyber attack this month on telecoms company TalkTalk in which the company said bank details of more than 20,000 customers were hacked. AdvertisementsRead more "UK police make third arrest over TalkTalk cyber attack"
BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romania’s government declared a three-day national mourning on Saturday, after an overnight fire in a Bucharest nightclub killed 27 people and injured 184 during a rock concert that featured fireworks used indoors.Read more "Romanian nightclub fire kills 27, national mourning declared"
LONDON (Reuters) – Vodafone UK said on Saturday hackers had accessed the accounts of 1,827 of its customers this week, the second cyber attack on a British telecoms company this month.Read more "Vodafone says hackers broke into nearly 2,000 customer accounts this week"
BEIRUT (Reuters) – A newly formed U.S.-backed Syrian rebel alliance on Saturday launched an offensive against Islamic State in the northeast province of Hasaka, a day after the United States said it would send special forces to advise insurgents fighting the jihadists.Read more "New U.S.-backed Syrian rebel alliance launches offensive against Islamic State"
ISMAILIA, Egypt/CAIRO (Reuters) – A Russian airliner carrying 224 passengers and crew crashed in Egypt’s Sinai peninsula on Saturday after losing radar contact and plummeting from its cruising altitude, killing all aboard.Read more "Russian airliner with 224 aboard crashes in Egypt’s Sinai, all killed"
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Greece’s banks need to raise more than 14 billion euros ($16 billion) of extra capital to cover mounting unpaid loans, the European Central Bank said on Saturday as it announced the results of stress tests intended to rehabilitate Greek lenders.Read more "ECB reveals capital hole in Greek banks as unpaid loans soar"
JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli security forces shot and killed a Palestinian who ran at them with a knife in the occupied West Bank on Saturday, police said, as a month-long wave of violence showed no signs of abating.Read more "Palestinian wielding knife shot dead: Israeli police"