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Fears of hackers targeting US hospitals, medical devices for cyber attacks
Cybersecurity experts are rushing to analyze the new ransomware known by some as “Petya” that quickly spread to countries around the world Tuesday, including the United States, with hackers holding computers hostage for ransom payouts. Among the U.S. computers affected in the Petya attack were
How major US stock market indexes fared on Wednesday
US stocks continued to climb Wednesday, led by technology, health care and energy companies
Fears of hackers targeting hospitals, medical devices
"Nightline" was on-site for the first-ever hospital cyber attack simulation designed to help doctors prepare for what cybersecurity experts say is a very real threat.
FDA Issues Safety Advice for Cardiac Device Over Hacking Threat
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued new advice about how to safeguard implantable cardiac devices against hackers. A wireless transmitter used to transmit data from cardiac devices to medical providers, the Merlin@home Transmitter made by St. Jude Medical was found to be vulnerable to
A Look at Fidel Castro's Controversial Legacy in Cuba
For almost five decades, Communist revolutionary Fidel Castro ruled the island nation of Cuba and was a thorn in the side of some United States presidents who viewed his tyrannical military state as a near and present threat to freedom in the Western world. Under his leadership, the small country
Cleveland on the Rise: Look Back on the City's Comeback Before RNC
Tens of thousands of people are expected to head to Cleveland for the second time this summer, with the Ohio city having something of a renaissance. The NBA victory of the Cleveland Cavaliers drew fans in June, and the Republican National Convention is expected to draw voters from across the
Fizdale an upgrade for Grizzlies? Will Conley and Gasol be back?
Memphis has reportedly offered Heat assistant David Fizdale its head coaching position. Would he be an upgrade over Dave Joerger? Will the team keep free agent Mike Conley? What's the long-range outlook in Memphis? Our Insider crew looks at the future for the Grizzlies. 1. What's your take on the
Everything You Need to Know About Equity Crowdfunding
Starting today, companies using crowdfunding websites to raise money can offer stock options to donors. More than four years after equity crowdfunding was signed into law through the 2012 JOBS Act, the Securities and Exchange Commission is permitting start-ups to offer stock in their companies to
Who should Grizzlies' new coach be? Will Conley and Gasol be back?
Memphis fired coach Dave Joerger on Saturday, and we have questions -- and answers. Who should they hire next? Will they keep free agent Mike Conley? What's the long-range outlook in Memphis? Our Insider crew looks at the future for the Grizzlies. 1. What's your take on the firing of coach Dave