Hitachi, UK says no decision taken on British nuclear project

YOSHIKAZU TSUNO | AFP | Getty Images A logo of Japan's high-tech giant Hitachi at an exhibition...

Journalists jailed in Myanmar released after more than 500 days in prison

Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone are escorted by police as they leave after a court hearing in Yangon, Myanmar, August 20, 2018.Ann Wang | ReutersConvicted of breaking Myanmar's Official...

Here's how the Russians targeted social media posts to influence the 2016 election

A report compiled on online influence operations in the 2016 elections points to an "aggressive" effort by Russia to inflame sentiments on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter, with efforts dating back to as...

Bomb suspect has long arrest record, including bomb threat

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Florida man in custody in connection with the package bombs sent to Democratic political figures is a fervent supporter of President Donald Trump with an extensive record of past...

Argentina's Cristina Fernandez starts graft trial she blasts as 'smokescreen'

© Reuters. Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner looks on in a court room before the start...

Senator John McCain, ex-POW and political maverick, dead at 81

WASHINGTON : Sen. John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam prisoner of war camp with jut-jawed defiance and later turned his rebellious streak into a 35-year political career that took...

Government asked to import 1 million tonnes of maize to check local price

The government is “positively” considering an industry demand to allow import of 1 million tonnes of non-genetically modified maize at zero duty to overcome a shortage in domestic output and check rising prices...

'He said, he said' – Who can you trust in Cohen-Trump saga?

NEW YORK (AP) — It's a "he said, he said" where the "he" -- no matter who he is -- has a credibility problem. READ SOURCE

Turkish currency and stocks drop after President Erdogan fires top central bank official

President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) and Governor of Turkish Central Bank, Murat Cetinkaya (L) shake each other's hands ahead of their meeting, at Presidential Complex, in Ankara, Turkey on May 5,...

Experts: Bomber likely left behind trove of forensic clues

WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators examining the explosive devices sent to high-profile targets in Washington and New York this week will be working to glean forensic clues to help identify who sent them, from...