Egypt's military Tuesday said its air force destroyed 12 vehicles loaded with weapons, ammunitions and explosives, after receiving intelligence that "criminal elements" were attempting to cross the we
Facebook is deleting about 66,000 posts a week as the social media giant cracks down on what it considers to be hate speech.
Three Syrians went on trial in German on Tuesday, accused of human trafficking after a boat that they allegedly used to smuggle people to Europe capsized and killed 13 people.
MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) - A ransomware attack hit computers across the world on Tuesday, taking out servers at Russia's biggest oil company, disrupting operations at Ukrainian banks, and shutting down c
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - As the United States pressures China to enforce United Nations sanctions on its ally North Korea, Washington is concerned that Russia could provide support to Pyongyang and
China could face sanctions after the US named it one of the worst offenders of human trafficking.
A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia's biggest oil company, the country's banks, Ukraine's international airport as well as g
BERLIN (Reuters) - The German city of Wuppertal on Tuesday evacuated around 80 people from a high-rise residential building after it was found to contain flammable materials, a local fire official sai
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Brain scientists at a Canadian university are aiming to get a better handle on how sleep affects memory, problem solving and other cognitive function
U.S. Senate leaders scrambled Tuesday to rescue their health-care bill, in deepening jeopardy as opposition from rebellious Republicans intensifies.
The European Commission's powerful competition regulator on Tuesday hit Google with the biggest fine ever against a company for abuse of a dominant market position.
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi forces on Tuesday pushed towards the river side of Mosul's Old City, their key target in the eight-month campaign to capture Islamic State's de-facto capital, and Iraq's
MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) - A major ransomware attack on Tuesday hit computers at Russia's biggest oil company, the country's banks, Ukraine's international airport as well as global shipping firm A.P. Mo
The European Union’s antitrust chief hit Google with a record $2.7 billion fine June 27, saying the powerful web-search leader illegally steered users toward its comparison shopping site and warning t
An 11-storey block is evacuated in Wuppertal because it has panels similar to Grenfell Tower's.
Brazil’s opposition went on the attack Tuesday after President Michel Temer became the first sitting president in the country’s history to face criminal charges.
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - The United States warned Syria's leadership against staging a chemical weapons attack after Washington detected what appeared to be active preparations at a Syrian airfie
An ex-far-right supporter is convicted in France of helping her Iranian partner illegally enter the UK.
EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scotland's secessionist leader on Tuesday postponed plans for a second independence referendum until the terms of Britain's exit from the European Union are clear.
Scotland’s chief minister reversed her earlier plans to push for a second independence referendum before Britain departs the European Union, saying instead she would revisit the issue once Brexit nego
Computer networks have been hit using a variant of earlier emerged ransomware. Its updated version is being studied now, the press service of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has reported. “
Some of the biggest state-owned and private companies in Ukraine stopped functioning on the afternoon of June 27 due to what appears to be the biggest-ever ransomware attack in the country’s his
BARRIE, Ont. - Police say they've recovered a puppy stolen from a central Ontario pet shop, but are still looking for four kittens taken during the same break-in.
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The tennis star, who is six months pregnant, poses naked for photographer Annie Leibovitz.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - The Latest on a California lawsuit claiming Bill Cosby sexually assaulted a teenage girl more than 40 years ago (all times local):
A California court has ......
Germany’s Metro said on June 27 its wholesale stores in the Ukraine have been hit by a cyber attack and the retailer was assessing the impact. Read more here.
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MONTREAL - Organizers of the Fete nationale parade are apologizing to people who were upset by the sight of black teenagers pushing a float carrying a white singer.
Footage of the ...
The claim has been made by a former British mercenary who led his own failed coup attempt in 2004.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Alabama military post says in tweet it is on lockdown amid reports of possible active shooter.
Russia denounced a US warning that the Syrian leadership will pay a heavy price for any chemical weapons attack, and dismissed White House assertions that a strike was being prepared as "unacce
Vatican experts said Zerbo, 74, was recovering from an illness but had managed to make the trip to the Vatican to be appointed cardinal along with four others by Pope Francis on Wednesday.
VERNON, Vt. (AP) — The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says a senior radiation protection technician at the closed Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant deliberately falsified safety records for eight mon
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Dredging crews left the Hudson River two years ago, but criticism of the $1.7 billion cleanup is bubbling up again. Advocates who want the Environmental Protection Agency to order