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Someone’s Trying To Hack The South Korean Winter Olympics

A hacker group, likely working on behalf of an unidentified government, has tried to take over the computers of dozens of South Koreans involved in the upcoming Winter Olympics, according to an analysis published this week by the cybersecurity firm McAfee. The purpose of the cyberattack is unclear, but the targeting of multiple computers used…

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It Was the Best Week for Stocks in a Year

It always looks inevitable in retrospect. Why wouldn’t U.S. stocks rally, surging to the biggest weekly gain in a year, amid earnings euphoria like this? With no hint of fatigue, the S&P 500 Index spent the holiday-shortened week rolling past 2,700, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped over 25,000. Ninety-eight companies in the Nasdaq…

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