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August 5, 2018 8:50 PM Synchronized Swimming: Ukraine strike gold in Russia's absence

GLASGOW (Reuters) - Ukraine’s synchronized swimmers took full advantage of all-conquering Russia’s decision not to enter the combination free team event by winning gold at the European Championships on Sunday. The absence of the Russians, who had won every competition at the Championships so far, enabled Ukraine, who had already taken two silvers, to claim 49

July 31, 2018 6:29 PM U.S. homeland security secretary commends Facebook action

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen commended Facebook on Tuesday for taking action to interrupt a political influence campaign on its site and said it showed the company was taking election security seriously. “This is a very good news story because it’s showing that Facebook is taking this very seriously, so they should 35

July 15, 2018 9:50 AM Netanyahu, Trump discuss Syria, Iran ahead of Helsinki summit

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that he discussed Syria and Iran with U.S. President Donald Trump ahead of the latter’s meeting in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Moscow is the big-power ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, whose advances against rebel areas close to the Israeli frontier 62

July 14, 2018 11:12 PM Twitter suspends two accounts linked to 12 Russians indicted by Mueller

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Social networking site Twitter Inc. on Saturday suspended two accounts linked to 12 Russian spies indicted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. On Friday, a federal grand jury charged 12 Russian intelligence officers with hacking Democratic computer networks in 2016 in the most detailed 66

July 13, 2018 5:33 PM Mueller Probe Indicts 12 Russians in Hacking of DNC and Clinton Campaign

Russian intelligence officers accused of hacking, including by spear-phishing employees A dozen Russian intelligence officials were charged Friday with hacking into the Democratic National Committee and the campaign of the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, and distributing stolen emails, according to an indictment obtained by special 57

July 13, 2018 5:15 PM Trump must demand that Putin stop Russia election meddling: Pelosi

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump must seek a deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin to end Moscow’s interference in American elections, the top Democrat in the House of Representatives said on Friday after fresh indictments against Russian military officers. “President Trump must demand and secure a real, concrete and comprehensive agreement 74

July 12, 2018 12:00 PM Tunisia tourism revenues jump as Europeans return

TUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia’s tourism revenues grew by 40 percent in the first half of 2018 compared to the same period last year, the government said Thursday, driven by a strong return of European tourists three years after they were targeted in militant attacks. After shunning Tunisia in the wake of 2015 gun attacks on a beach in Sousse that killed 198

June 28, 2018 9:36 PM Kellen Winslow's Bail Denied Over Judge's Fear He's Like Tom Cruise

The judge in the Kellen Winslow rape case just denied the ex-NFL star's request to be released from jail and put on house arrest because he's afraid Kellen could escape with some 'Mission Impossible' trickery. Winslow's lawyer told the court that Kellen's house is equipped with a surveillance system -- and they'd be happy to give prosecutors full access 65

June 19, 2018 8:10 PM Russia on brink of knockout stage after win over Egypt

ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) - World Cup hosts Russia virtually booked their place in the second round with a 3-1 win over Egypt on Tuesday that moved them to top of Group A with six points from two games. Three goals in the space of 15 minutes early in the second half put the Russians firmly in command before Egypt’s Mohamed Salah, who had a subdued game on his return 74

June 13, 2018 2:44 PM How Far Will Your Favorite World Cup Team Have to Travel?

There’s a consequence to holding the World Cup in the largest country on earth: the travel isn’t exactly light. This year’s World Cup in Russia will take place in 11 cities, from Kaliningrad in the west to Ekaterinburg, which is east of the Ural Mountains. If your knowledge of Russian geography is based on the board game Risk, none of the host cities 38