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US report: Putin ordered effort to help Trump, hurt Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a hidden campaign to influence America's presidential election in favor of Donald Trump …

Donald Trump

Russia, brushing off Obama, looks to friendlier Donald Trump

HONOLULU (AP) — Stung by new punishments, Russia is looking straight past President Barack Obama to Donald Trump in hopes the president-elect will …

Invoking Syria, policeman kills Russian ambassador to Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish policeman fatally shot Russia's ambassador to Turkey on Monday in front of a shocked gathering at a photo exhibit and …

Action needed now to prevent South Sudan genocide, says UN chief

Ban Ki-moon issues plea to security council to impose arms embargo on African country, amid fears of escalating violence<p>The United Nations secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, has said he fears genocide could start in South Sudan unless immediate action is taken, renewing his plea for the security …

Oregon is epicenter as Trump protests surge across nation

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Another night of nationwide protests against Donald Trump's election came to a head in Portland, where thousands marched and …

Donald Trump

About 100,000 devices helped take down the internet via a cyberattack

<b>UPDATE: Oct. 26, 2016, 12:48 p.m. EDT</b> This post has been updated to amend Dyn's analysis of the number of devices used in the DDoS cyberattack.<p>A …

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Dozens of 'Islamic State' militants killed in Iraq's Kirkuk offensive

Security forces in Iraq have overcome a major assault by "Islamic State" in Kirkuk, killing 48 of the militants. The advance comes amid claims of a …

Searching for signs of the Soviets in St Petersburg

Built from scratch by the tsars, imperial St Petersburg was at the epicentre of the Russian Revolution. Harriet Green scours its streets for Lenin’s legacy<p>From the counter, where a woman is pouring buckets of tea into an urn, the queue snakes as far as the front door and out into the street: …

Fresh wave of airstrikes hit Syria's divided city of Aleppo

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian residents in the opposition-held eastern part of Aleppo hunkered under a fresh wave of airstrikes on Friday amid intense clashes between government forces and rebels, while a senior opposition official warned that supplies of food and medicines were fast running out in the …

T-Mobile Just Suffered an National Network Outage

T-Mobile suffered a national outage of its high-speed LTE data wireless service on Wednesday night and into Thursday morning.<p>After widespread …

India calls Pakistan a 'terrorist state' as 17 soldiers die in Kashmir

Tensions rise between nuclear neighbours after deadly raid on army base close to disputed border with Pakistan<p>India has directly accused Pakistan of involvement in a deadly raid on a Kashmir army base that killed 17 soldiers, labelling its neighbour “a terrorist state”.<p>Sunday morning’s attack on …

Floods in North Korea are the 'worst disaster' to hit the country since World War II

The official KCNA news agency did not give exact numbers of those killed or unaccounted for, but a UN report said 138 people have died and 400 are missing after torrential rains caused devastation in the country's far north.<p>The floods along the Tumen River, which partially marks the border with …

North Korea

How much is Saudi Arabia to blame for Islamist terrorism? Iran says entirely.

By Ishaan Tharoor<p>, Reporter<p>In what's becoming almost a recurring theme, Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote an op-ed in the New York Times attacking Saudi Arabia, a long-standing geopolitical foe of the Islamic Republic.<p>The opinion piece, titled "Let Us Rid the World of Wahhabism" — …

Middle East

Utomik starts beta test of ‘Netflix for games’ with 145 titles for $5.99 per month

Utomik is launching the open beta test for its game streaming service with a special offer of $5.99 per month for access to 145 video games.<p>The Silicon Valley startup is the latest game streaming company trying to deliver a “Netflix for games” with a clever combination of cloud and client …

Key Takeaways from Golden State Warriors' Win over Indiana

On Tuesday night, the Golden State Warriors traveled to Indiana to take on one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference, the Pacers. Yet after one quarter, it seemed like these two teams didn't even belong on the same court, as the Warriors took a 44-28 lead after just 12 minutes.<p>For the season, …

2015 NBA scores: The Raptors played almost as well as the Warriors

With Kyle Lowry leading the way, the Raptors came extremely close to being the first team to beat the defending champions this season.<p>Almost beating a team shouldn't be a big deal but the Warriors are special. The defending champions were 20-0 going into Saturday's game in Toronto while boasting a …

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Brock Osweiler and Kirk Cousins are about to cash in

Brock Osweiler and Kirk Cousins will get huge contracts in the offseason because their teams have no choice but to pay them.<p>After three years as the backup behind Peyton Manning, the Broncos finally inserted Brock Osweiler into the starting lineup. The early results have been promising. He's only …

Chip Kelly likely staying put in Philadelphia -- for now

A departure by Chip Kelly from the Eagles would come as a surprise at this point, with the coach committed to making his vision work in Philadelphia …

How Apple and Samsung Got to $548 Million

<i>“I will spend my last dying breath if I need to, and I will spend every penny of Apple’s $40 billion in the bank, to right this wrong. I’m going to</i> …