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Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017

World

New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks

New highly virulent strain of ransomware cripples networks

New, highly virulent malware apparently seeded in Ukraine wreaks global disruption
Updated: 1 hour ago
Rising violence takes huge psychological toll in Rio favelas

Rising violence takes huge psychological toll in Rio favelas

Amid a spike in violence in Rio de Janeiro, favela residents face daily stresses akin to those in war zones
Updated: 1 hour ago
US envoy: China should allow Nobel laureate treatment abroad

US envoy: China should allow Nobel laureate treatment abroad

The newly arrived U.S. ambassador to Beijing says Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo should be allowed to receive treatment outside China after he was diagnosed with late-stage cancer in prison
Updated: 1 hour ago
Venezuela: Helicopter strafes court in 'terrorist attack'

Venezuela: Helicopter strafes court in 'terrorist attack'

A stolen police helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted "terrorist attack" aimed at ousting him from power
Updated: 1 hour ago

Millions in Nepal vote in second phase of local elections

Millions of people in Nepal are voting in the second phase of local elections to choose municipal and village councils despite threats from ethnic groups that oppose the polls
Updated: 1 hour ago
Maduro says helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court

Maduro says helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court

President Nicolas Maduro says a helicopter fired upon Venezuela's Supreme Court in a confusing incident that he said was part of a conspiracy to destabilize his socialist government
Updated: 2 hours ago
AP PHOTOS: A peek at The Peak in Hong Kong

AP PHOTOS: A peek at The Peak in Hong Kong

AP PHOTOS: The Hong Kong waterfront district bustles with commerce, while a slower pace of life endures along the streets rising toward the mountains above
Updated: 2 hours ago
'Farm boy' from Iowa tasked with bridging US-China divisions

'Farm boy' from Iowa tasked with bridging US-China divisions

A self-described "farm boy from Iowa" has arrived as the new U.S. ambassador to China at a time of greater unpredictability in American foreign diplomacy under President Donald Trump
Updated: 2 hours ago

China navy launches latest generation destroyer

China's increasingly powerful navy has launched its latest domestically-produced destroyer
Updated: 2 hours ago

TOUR 2017: A look at the Tour de France main contenders

TOUR 2017: A look at the Tour de France main contenders, including Chris Froome and Nairo Quintana
Updated: 2 hours ago