N Korean hackers stole US-S Korea war plans, official says

N Korean hackers stole US-S Korea war plans, official says

Rhee, who belongs to the ruling Democratic Party and sits on the Defense Committee, told CNN on Tuesday that he received information about the alleged hacking from the Defense Ministry. He said the documents stolen included the South Korea-US wartime operational plan and a document that includes procedures to “decapitate” the North Korean leadership. When asked about Rhee’s comments by reporters at a daily press briefing on Tuesday, a spokesman from South Korea’s Defense Ministry declined to comment, saying the information is classified. The Pentagon also declined to comment specifically…

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North Korea 'hacked, stole US-South Korean assassination plans for Kim'

North Korea 'hacked, stole US-South Korean assassination plans for Kim'

Posted October 11, 2017 09:00:36 North Korean hackers may have stolen a large amount of highly classified military documents, including US-South Korean “decapitation strike” plans against Kim Jong-un, according to South Korean media reports. The South’s Yonhap news agency quoted Democratic Party representative Rhee Cheol-hee as saying that 235 gigabytes of military documents were taken from the Defence Integrated Data Centre in September last year. While nearly 80 per cent of the documents had not yet been identified, they reportedly included contingency plans for South Korean special forces and information…

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Harvey Weinstein accused of rape in New Yorker story

Harvey Weinstein accused of rape in New Yorker story

Harvey Weinstein stands accused of rape by multiple women, according to an explosive new story by The New Yorker magazine. One of the accusers, Asia Argento, confirmed her account to CNN. She also commented on the mountain of allegations against Weinstein by various actresses, saying, “This is our truth.” Argento told reporter Ronan Farrow that Weinstein forcibly performed oral sex on her, and she’s been haunted by the encounter ever since. “Just his body, his presence, his face, bring me back to the little girl that I was when I…

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Siberian blue robin excites bird watchers in Orkney

Siberian blue robin excites bird watchers in Orkney

Image copyrightBryony Baker/North Ronaldsay Bird Observatory Bird watchers have been left in a bit of a flap after the rare arrival of an off-track adult Siberian blue robin in North Ronaldsay. It is believed to be the first adult male of the breed in the UK, although juveniles have been seen before. The bird should be spending the winter in Indonesia, but is thought to have been blown off course by bad weather. The distinctive robin was helped out of a derelict house, and the sighting has sparked wide interest….

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