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Russia tasks Hollywood actor Seagal with improving U.S. ties

Russia tasks Hollywood actor Seagal with improving U.S. ties

Published 05/08/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Saturday it had made U.S. actor Steven Seagal its special representative for Russian-U.S. humanitarian ties, a role [more…]

Indonesia lobbies U.S. to maintain special tariff treatment

Indonesia lobbies U.S. to maintain special tariff treatment

Published 05/08/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia lobbied visiting U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to keep the Southeast Asian nation on a list of countries that receive [more…]

TSMC says third-quarter revenue hit by computer virus

TSMC says third-quarter revenue hit by computer virus

Published 05/08/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - A computer virus outbreak has hit third-quarter results at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd, the world’s largest contract chipmaker, the company said [more…]

Huawei in British spotlight over use of U.S. firm’s software

Huawei in British spotlight over use of U.S. firm’s software

Published 05/08/2018

LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies is facing increased scrutiny in Britain because it is using an aging software component sold by a firm based [more…]

Britain plans for opt-out organ donation scheme to save lives

Britain plans for opt-out organ donation scheme to save lives

Published 05/08/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain plans to increase the number of organ donors by changing the rules of consent and presuming that people have agreed to [more…]

Eastern Congo Ebola outbreak believed to have killed 33: health…

Eastern Congo Ebola outbreak believed to have killed 33: health…

Published 04/08/2018

DAKAR (Reuters) - An outbreak of the Ebola virus declared this week in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is believed to have killed 33 people, [more…]

Trump says tariffs are working, U.S. and China are talking

Trump says tariffs are working, U.S. and China are talking

Published 04/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that his strategy of placing steep tariffs on imports of goods from China is “working [more…]

New York art turns Bulgarian village into outdoor gallery

New York art turns Bulgarian village into outdoor gallery

Published 04/08/2018

STARO ZHELEZARE, Bulgaria (Reuters) - With fewer than 500 inhabitants, Staro Zhelezare in southern Bulgaria is a world away from the mean streets of Manhattan, [more…]

U.S. court orders Trump administration to fully reinstate DACA program

U.S. court orders Trump administration to fully reinstate DACA program

Published 04/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Friday ruled that the Trump administration must fully restore a program that protects from deportation some young [more…]

Facebook fakers get better at covering tracks, security experts say

Facebook fakers get better at covering tracks, security experts say

Published 04/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Creators of fake accounts and news pages on Facebook (FB.O) are learning from their past mistakes and making themselves harder to track [more…]