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Justice Department Recover Millions Worth in Bitcoin Used to Pay Hackers for Colonial Pipeline Ransom Attack

Last month a Russian group known as “DarkSide” hacked into Colonial Pipeline encrypting its system with ransomware shutting down their pipeline that supplies oil to…

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While California Sees a $75.7 Billion Surplus, State Legislatures Look to Increase Taxes

Last year, California Governor Gavin Newsom announced a $54 billion budget deficit and demanding President Trump sign the HEROES Act to fund the state or…

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Colonial Pipeline Cyber Attack – Production Resumes But At What Cost?

On Wednesday it was announced that Colonial Pipeline will resume service after it halted due to ransomware cyber-attack.  However, it is not exactly clear what…

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Colonial Pipeline Shutdown

On Friday, May 7th, Colonial Pipeline became victim to a cyber-attack ransomware causing a major shutdown in their supply chain of oil to the eastern…

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Cuba: Their Economy and Public Health System

Having the opportunity to travel to Cuba and observe their Public Health system was a humbling experience.  In Havana, Cuba people live very simple lives. …

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