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EU boss Donald Tusk on Brexit: "There's no reason to pretend this is a happy day"

“There is no reason to pretend that this is a happy day,” the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, said following the triggering of Article 50 SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews and https://twitter.com/skynewsbreak Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and […]

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Facebook stored passwords unencrypted, visible to employees on internal servers – National

SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook left hundreds of millions of user passwords readable by its employees for years, the company acknowledged Thursday after a security researcher exposed the lapse . By storing passwords in readable plain text, Facebook violated fundamental computer-security practices. Those call for organizations and websites to save passwords in a scrambled form that […]

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Golan Heights: Syria condemns Donald Trump’s remarks

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The Golan Heights has a political and strategic significance which belies its size Syria has condemned as “irresponsible” US President Donald Trump’s comments that it was time to recognise Israel’s sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights. A statement published by the Syrian state news agency said it showed the “blind […]

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Inside Raqqa: The Raqqa Resistance

Sky News has obtained footage giving us a glimpse into daily life in Raqqa and the Islamic State’s strongholds. In the footage children play executions at schools, and reportedly are put on the front line in battles. The group Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently (RBSS) also warns Russian airstrikes are killing civilians and helping Daesh. […]

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Zambia bans ‘Viagra’ energy drink

Image copyright Unknown/WhatsApp Image caption Power Natural High Energy Drink SX is popular among Zambian men The Zambian authorities have banned an energy drink after a Ugandan man complained it had caused him to have a prolonged erection. Power Natural High Energy Drink SX, which is made in Zambia, is not marketed as a sexual […]