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Twitter Removes Image Tweet by Trump Over Copyright Complaint

Twitter Removes Image Tweet by Trump Over Copyright Complaint

Twitter Inc has taken down an image tweet by the U.S. President Donald Trump on June 30, in response to...

White House Sending Top Intelligence Officials to Brief Congress on Alleged Russian Bounties

White House Sending Top Intelligence Officials to Brief Congress on Alleged Russian Bounties

Top U.S. intelligence officials are set to brief key members of Congress about what is known — and what is...

Russian Voters Back Reforms Allowing Putin to Stay Until 2036

Russian Voters Back Reforms Allowing Putin to Stay Until 2036

Russians overwhelmingly approved a package of constitutional changes in a nationwide vote, partial results showed Wednesday, allowing President Vladimir Putin...

With US Off EU’s Coronavirus Safe List, Parisians to Miss a Popular Visitor

With US Off EU’s Coronavirus Safe List, Parisians to Miss a Popular Visitor

After months of coronavirus restrictions, the European Union began reopening its borders to visitors Wednesday from 14 countries it considers...

Reliance on Social Media News Amplifies COVID-19 Conspiracy Theories, Report Finds

Reliance on Social Media News Amplifies COVID-19 Conspiracy Theories, Report Finds

People who get most of their news from social media like Facebook and YouTube are much more likely to believe...

Turkish President Calls for Tighter Social Media Controls

Turkish President Calls for Tighter Social Media Controls

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday he would tighten controls on social media, days after remarks were made on...

China’s Long-Term Plan to Shape the Future of Technology

China’s Long-Term Plan to Shape the Future of Technology

In a rare twist to Washington’s long-standing restrictions on the Chinese tech giant Huawei, the Commerce Department recently reversed its...

Turkey Outperforms Much of Europe in COVID Battle, But Fear Remains

Turkey Outperforms Much of Europe in COVID Battle, But Fear Remains

Turkey claims to have one of the lowest COVID mortality rates in Europe, surpassing many more wealthy countries. But doctors...

Coronavirus Amplifies Spain’s Nursing Home Nightmare

Coronavirus Amplifies Spain’s Nursing Home Nightmare

Spain has had the world’s highest nursing home death rate during the COVID-19 pandemic, and Madrid city government documents show...

UK Extends Immigration Rights for 3M Eligible Hong Kongers

UK Extends Immigration Rights for 3M Eligible Hong Kongers

Britain announced Wednesday that it was extending residency rights to up to 3 million Hong Kongers eligible for the British...

Lawmakers Ask New Questions About Russian Bounties on US Troops

Lawmakers Ask New Questions About Russian Bounties on US Troops

News media reports President Donald Trump was briefed on Russian bounties awarded to the Taliban for the death of U.S. troops in...

In Rare Move, US Clears Limited Cooperation Between US Firms, Huawei

In Rare Move, US Clears Limited Cooperation Between US Firms, Huawei

In a rare twist to Washington’s long-standing restrictions on the Chinese tech giant Huawei, the Commerce Department recently reversed its...