The hacking of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ National Inventory of Dams (NID) has raised concerns that information gathered in the attack could help China carry out a cyberattack on the national electrical power grid. WT news feed
The general is accused of spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on hotels, purchases for his family, and unauthorized access to his private plane among other expenses.
* 9,000 on an 11-day trip to Washington with his wife and 13 staff where he only had short engagements on the first three days of the trip. The cost covers the hotel and ‘other’ costs such as transportation.
* ,000 on hotels rooms for himself and staff during a ‘refueling stop’ in Bermuda on the way to an engagement in Germany. He and his wife stayed in a 0 suite. The bill does not include transport or other costs.
* Dinner and a Broadway showpaid for by a government contractorbefore meeting Denzel Washington and staying in the five-star Waldorf Astoria Hotel. It’s Not News Yet
More than 2,000 people displaced by Superstorm Sandy are still living in New York City hotels five months after the storm. The Federal Emergency Management Agency is paying for the rooms at an average cost of 2 a night. bertb news feed