How Anonymous and other hacking groups are helping protests in Iran

One netizen, claiming to be affiliated with Anonymous, said the Iranian Council had been hacked. Jacob Borzeki | Nurphoto via Getty Images Anonymous and other global hacking groups are engaged in a multi-pronged cyber attack on Iran, and join the fight with protesters on the ground in resisting the country’s strict hijab laws. Thousands of … Read more

Brazil votes on Sunday. Here’s what you need to know

CNN – hotly contested brazil Presidential election Less than 24 hours away, and for many Brazilians, the stakes couldn’t be greater. Two household names – former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and current leader Jair Bolsonaro – are vying to become the country’s next president. Depending on who wins in the end, Latin America’s … Read more

As attempts to ban books mount across the county, Chicago has created “sanctuaries for books”: “Encourage and Alert” | Arts and entertainment

A glass shelf displaying some of the nation’s most notable and challenging books decorates the entrance to the Lincoln Belmont branch of the Chicago Public Library. Books are surrounded by yellow tape and red banners directing the attention of those walking inside to titles that have been banned or attempted to be banned in other … Read more

Markets are now dealing with British bonds such as Greek and Italian debt

London CNN Business – The pound may have stopped its price Reckless crash towards parity In US dollars, but Damage to the UK economy Triggered by Prime Minister Liz Truss’s massive tax cut gamble is still pervasive in financial markets. Sterling settled early Tuesday to trade near $1.08, bouncing off Monday’s low of around $1.03. … Read more

How political candidates target you on social media based on your music tastes, shopping habits and favorite TV shows

CNN – Marco Rubio hopes to sway voters interested in Chick-fil-A, Ram Trucks and Duck Dynasty. John Fetterman is looking for fans of microbreweries, Teslas and Dave Matthews Band. And Michael Bennett wants to reach people who love Taylor Swift and Lizzo — while shunning Jason Aldean’s loyal listeners. Candidates in some of the most … Read more

A new book sheds light on the achievements of women in making history | local news

QUINCIY, Illinois – Author Robert Turek and co-author Nancy Benz highlight the accomplishments of influential women from Hannibal and the surrounding region with a new book, “Pioneering Midwestern Women Who Made Their Marks on Hearst’s History.” Turek, whose work includes The Colorful Hannibal coloring book featuring Hannibal’s landmarks, knew immediately that he wanted to work … Read more

Biden has arrived in London for a two-day visit to honor the Queen

Biden joins leaders from dozens of other countries to pay their respects to the late king, whom he met last year and then announced that he reminded him of his mother. On Sunday afternoon, President and First Lady Jill Biden will pay their respects to the Queen, whose coffin lies in Westminster Hall, before signing … Read more