MPs too? Harassment of female lawmakers widespread in European parliaments, report claims

Psychological pressure, sexual harassment and violence against female MPs and staffers are widespread in parliaments all across Europe, according to a new report by a Council of Europe body. A new study released on Tuesday by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) claims a vast majority of […]

Ryanair’s German Pilots Join Widespread European Strikes

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BBC weather forecast: Widespread rain to PUMMEL Britain ahead of TROPICAL blast

Carol Kirkwood reported the BBC Breakfast weather forecast live from the Garden Museum in Lambeth, south London, where she told viewers it would be a “muggy” day. She said: “It’s quite a muggy start in the south, the temperatures here are about 19 degrees Celsius, but at the moment between 15 and 18 degrees Celsius […]

Water may be widespread on the moon after all – new research

Water on the moon is widespread across its surface and appears to be present at all times of the lunar day, according to a new analysis of two lunar missions. The new evidence contradicts previous research suggesting water was confined to certain areas and depended on lunar days. “We find that it doesn’t matter what […]

Billionaire casino mogul Steve Wynn was accused of widespread sexual misconduct — here are the major politicians and groups he helped fund

Reuters Billionaire Steve Wynn, one of the biggest donors in politics, was accused of widespread sexual misconduct on Friday. He has donated millions to Republicans while donating a much smaller amount to Democrats. So far, his largest recipients have remained silent. Billionaire casino magnate Steve Wynn, who was just accused of widespread sexual misconduct, including […]

Stuxnet-style code signing is more widespread than anyone thought

Enlarge / The two legitimate signing certificates Stuxnet used to bypass Windows protections. One of the breakthroughs of the Stuxnet worm that targeted Iran’s nuclear program was its use of legitimate digital certificates, which cryptographically vouched for the trustworthiness of the software’s publisher. Following its discovery in 2010, researchers went on to find the technique […]

Child-porn images so widespread, police can’t prosecute everyone – chief constable

A “horrifying” number of people in Britain are viewing child sexual abuse images online, a police chief has warned amid suggestions that pedophiles who view indecent images should not be charged unless they pose a physical threat to children. Society needs to discuss the issue, which is about “much more than law enforcement,” Dave Thompson, […]