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UK minister confirmed as 12th target in Westminster ‘spear-phishing’ scandal – POLITICO

UK minister confirmed as 12th target in Westminster ‘spear-phishing’ scandal – POLITICO

When the former MP asked again who they were, the sender gave a surname and also the name of an MP they claimed to work for. “Now you know I’m not just a random popping up to compliment your ass,” they added. The next day the sender sent an explicit photo, at which point the former MP immediately blocked them. “When you described the phishing techniques my heart started racing,” the ex-MP told POLITICO, having read the original story Wednesday morning. “I had [previously] put it down to Westminster having lots of weird people who work there.” One of the journalists concerned was bombarded with messages that began with questions about how they and their boyfriend — whom the sender correctly named — were doing. The U.K. parliamentary authorities asked anyone affected to contact its security team. | iStock “Was v nice to hear you on the radio yesterday,” the sender said, before sending an explicit photo, then chasing on separate days saying “say something,” “hey,” “I’m really sorry” and “much planned for the long …

Jet2 set to land in Dorset with 12th UK base at Bournemouth Airport

Jet2 set to land in Dorset with 12th UK base at Bournemouth Airport

Holidaymakers in Dorset will have greater freedom to roam Europe next year after airline Jet2 announced it has chosen Bournemouth Airport as its 12th UK base. From summer 2025, the UK’s third largest airline with start flying to 16 destinations around Europe, the Canary Islands and the Mediterranean in a move which expands the company’s footprint. In the first summer of operations, Jet2 has announced it will be running 27 flights per week, including two destinations – Fuerteventura and Madeira – which will be exclusive to Bournemouth. The first flight will take off for Tenerife on the 1st April 2025, with two based aircraft operating from the town across the summer. Read the March 2024 issue of The Business Magazine, including our feature on skills Jet2 says this move will create more than 100 jobs initially, with positions available across flight deck, cabin crew, engineering, and ground operations, in what represents a significant investment into the region. Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays said: “We know that customers and independent travel agents have been asking us for a …

US Home Prices Rose For 12th Straight Month In January, Despite Soaring Rates

US Home Prices Rose For 12th Straight Month In January, Despite Soaring Rates

Home prices in America’s 20 largest cities rose for the 12th straight month in January (the latest data released by S&P Global Case-Shiller today), up 0.14% MoM (less than the 0.2% exp) Source: Bloomberg That pushed the YoY price up to +6.59% (in line with the +6.60% exp). “Our National Composite rose by 6% in January, the fastest annual rate since 2022.” According to Brian D. Luke, Head of Commodities, Real & Digital Assets at S&P Dow Jones Indices. “For the second consecutive month, all cities reported increases in annual prices, with San Diego surging 11.2%” Given the smoothing and heavy lag in the Case-Shiller data, it’s hard to find a causal relationship between prices and mortgage rates, but with rates remaining above 7%, it seems hard to believe prices can continue their advance… Source: Bloomberg …and we just saw median new home prices tumble (though median existing home prices did increase). How is Powell going to cut rates when home prices are rising at over 6% per year? Loading… Source link

Franklin Apple TV series premiers April 12th

Franklin Apple TV series premiers April 12th

Apple TV+ is set to premiere Franklin, a new eight-part limited TV series with Michael Douglas in the lead role, on April 12. The series, which Michael Douglas also executive produces, is adapted from Stacy Schiff’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book “A Great Improvisation: Franklin, France, and the Birth of America.” It dramatizes Benjamin Franklin’s crucial diplomatic mission to France during the American Revolution, highlighting his efforts to secure French support without any formal diplomatic training. The series will depict Franklin’s success in forging the Franco-American Alliance and negotiating peace with Great Britain, which were pivotal in America’s victory in the Revolution. Franklin Apple TV series Crafted from the pages of Stacy Schiff’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book “A Great Improvisation: Franklin, France, and the Birth of America,” the series promises to deliver a rich and nuanced portrayal of the intricate negotiations and alliances that defined this era. With Michael Douglas not only leading the cast but also serving as an executive producer, his seasoned perspective enriches the storytelling, promising a series that is both informative and engaging. The …

Super Tuesday LIVE: Joe Biden cruises to 15 wins as DoSupenald Trump clinches 12th victory | US | News

Super Tuesday LIVE: Joe Biden cruises to 15 wins as DoSupenald Trump clinches 12th victory | US | News

President Joe Biden has secured 15 major Democratic wins so far on Super Tuesday in Iowa, Virginia, Vermont, North Carolina, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Massachusetts, Maine, Arkansas, Alabama, Texas, Colorado, Minnesota, Utah, and California. Meanwhile, former president Donald Trump gained 12 victories in Virginia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Alabama, Maine, Arkansas, Texas, Massachusetts, Colorado, Minnesota, and California’s Republican primaries. Elections are being held on Super Tuesday in 16 states and one territory – from Alaska and California to Vermont and Virginia. Hundreds of delegates are at stake, the biggest haul for either party on any single day. Both Biden and former President Donald Trump are poised to move much closer to winning their parties’ nominations on Tuesday. The earliest either can become his party’s presumptive nominee is March 12 for Trump and March 19 for Biden. But in a departure from most previous Super Tuesdays, both nominations are effectively settled, with Biden and Trump both looking ahead to a reprise of the 2020 general election. READ MORE: Melania Trump ‘wants nothing to do with White House’ as …

How You Tend To Self-Sabotage, Based On Your 12th House Ruler

How You Tend To Self-Sabotage, Based On Your 12th House Ruler

The 12th house is a potent and often misunderstood house in astrology that can elicit fear because it is such an enigma. It is a place tied to our subconscious where we see the debts we have, where the hidden enemies reside and even karma from our past lives will surface. The 12th house is where the nightmares can take fuel and we have to discover how to find our way while navigating the storm. However, when transits are happening in our 12th, some benefic planets can bring an awakening, new passion, and hope. How you tend to self-sabotage, based on your 12th house ruler According to astrologer Zoe Cardiff, the ruler of the 12th house can also provide insight into “the work that you need to do on yourself to improve your life.” In a TikTok video, she explained how the 12th house is associated with self-sabotage. Knowing this information, instead of being afraid, we can find beauty and promise in the 12th house.  While the 12th can be a hidden gem, it is mysterious …

Millennia game demo available to play until February 12th

Millennia game demo available to play until February 12th

Paradox Interactive, a well-known publisher in the gaming industry, has recently unveiled a demo for their latest project, “Millennia,” crafted by the talented team at C Prompt Games. This new title is a turn-based strategy game that stands out for its unique blend of historical accuracy and imaginative scenarios. It allows players to delve into a world where they can rewrite history, offering a fresh and engaging experience for strategy enthusiasts. At the heart of “Millennia” is the challenge of leading a civilization through the twists and turns of time. Players are given the power to make critical decisions that will shape their civilization’s destiny. The game is designed to provide a customizable journey, where the choices you make have a lasting impact on the world you’re building. Whether you’re following the footsteps of history or charting a new course, your strategic prowess will determine the legacy of your civilization. One of the most intriguing aspects of “Millennia” is its structure, which is divided into ten distinct Ages. Each Age presents its own set of …