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Russian hackers infiltrated voter databases in dozens of states

A new report says that Russian hackers breached voting systems in 39 states well before the election. Details of the wave of attacks, in the summer and ...


Trump Names Democratic FCC Choice

Although Rosenworcel is a strong advocate for net neutrality - going against both the president and the current FCC chair's agenda - she is more centrist than...


Germany concerned by Hungary's curbs on foreign-funded NGOs

Foreign ministry spokesman Martin Schaefer says Germany is "very concerned" by the law as it suggests that Hungary views foreign funding of civil groups as a ...


UN agency seeks access to civilians in IS-held Syrian city

The investigators cite hundreds of civilian deaths by the US-led coalition backing Syrian Kurdish forces with air strikes since the offensive was launched in Ma...


German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges swift Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

The inconclusive outcome of the UK's general election not only left the nation's political scene in a state of flux but raised doubts over whether Brexit neg...


Top Republican Steve Scalise wounded in multiple shooting

The politicians were preparing for the Democrats versus Republicans congressional baseball game , an annual tradition that takes place at Washington , D.C.'s ...


Preds: Shutting down Pens' stars not possible every game

The defending champions provided an emphatic reminder of why they're on the cusp of history with a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of the ...


Trump says travel ban ruling comes at 'dangerous time'

Under the amendment, the 90-day ban won't start until court orders now blocking it are lifted. The court also acknowledged through the press secretary that Pr...


Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Opening Statement to Senate Intelligence Committee, Annotated

He said he never met with, or had conversations with, Russians about election interference. He can't remember what he discussed in his Senate office with Sergey...


Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians

First, Sessions contradicted Comey's testimony regarding their interactions related to private meetings with President Donald Trump . Sessions told th...


Talking to the Taliban: negotiations restart in Kabul

Kabul has been on edge since the massive truck bomb last Wednesday ripped through the city's highly fortified diplomatic quarter, home to the presidential pala...


Zille promises to restore trust in the DA

Kodwa accused Maimane of relying on a "carefully designed script prepared to appease the black majority" when the party's "real leaders [Zille] speak out of lin...


EU's Brexit negotiator puts pressure on UK

The Tories and the DUP are considering a "confidence and supply" arrangement which would see the Northern Irish party back the Government to get its Budget ...


Arlene Foster and Theresa May set for crucial talks in London

May will meet DUP leader Arlene Foster in London on Tuesday as she seeks to thrash out an agreement for the party's 10 lawmakers in the House of Commons to ...


Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks

Iran's intelligence minister said on Saturday the mastermind behind Wednesday's attacks in Tehran , which killed 17 people, had been killed by security force...


28 dead in landslides in southeastern Bangladesh

An Army statement said Major Mohammad Fazlul Haque, Captain Tanvir Salam Shanta, Corporal Mohammad Azizul Haque and soldier Md Shahin Alam were killed while try...


DUP head arrives for talks with United Kingdom leader May

A BPAS spokeswoman said that "10 MPs with quite frankly extremist views on abortion must not be allowed to threaten an area of healthcare that 1 in 3 women wil...


Myanmar adds ships, aircraft to search for missing plane

There are fears the Chinese-made Y-8 turboprop aircraft, which was flying to Rangoon, may have crashed into the ocean as its route would have taken it over the ...


Putin critic detained after defying police with protest call

The Kremlin has dismissed Navalny's graft allegations, accusing him of irresponsibly trying to whip up unrest. According to a statement issued by the Mosc...


Highlanders defeat British and Irish Lions 23-22

After the fist-clenched celebrations of a hard fought win in Wintry Christchurch, the Lions were brought back down to earth in the pristine playing conditions...


Cryptocurrency exchanges shut down amid heavy trading, rollercoaster Bitcoin

Billionaire investor and Dallas Mavericks owner, Mark Cuban recently commented that bitcoin is a "bubble " and it is due for correction. Regulators in the nati...


2 people dead after Nairobi building collapse; 1 missing

The National Construction Authority found that 58 percent of buildings in Nairobi were unfit for habitation. The National Disaster Management Unit said that...


Melbourne terror police 'outstanding'

Once Khayre arrived at the apartments, he killed the 36-year-old Chinese-Australian concierge with a shotgun and took the female sex worker hostage, calling pol...


Israel Accomplished Pivotal Cyber Attack Against ISIS

A small Syria-based cell of IS bomb makers was hacked months ago, an effort that led to the 21 March "laptop ban " on direct flights to the U.S. from ten airpo...


'Centre committed to fast-track development in northeast'

The Home Minister said Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, and Mizoram got Rs 567.39 crore in three years under the Border Area Development programme. And on ...