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The Latest: Ukraine cites rogue accounting…

A series of tweets issued by Ukraine's cyberpolice unit says the ransomware that has caused global havoc may have first spread through a rogue update to a piece of Ukrainian accounting software called MEDoc

Brazil's president says corruption charge is…

Brazil's president has called corruption allegations against him a "soap opera plot" and is seeking to cast doubt on the motivations of the country's top prosecutor a day after a scathing indictment was issued against the leader

UK's largest warship puts to sea for maiden voyage

Timelapse video shows tug boats maneuvering the 65,000-ton HMS Queen Elizabeth out of dock

The Majority of Millennials Would Rather Use…

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Renewable Energy In Refugee Camps Could Be The…

A project in Azraq refugee camp could pave the way for changes worldwide.

EU hits Google with $2.7B fine for abusing weaker…

European regulators fined Google a record 2.42 billion euros ($2.72 billion) for abusing its dominance of the online search market

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Colombia takes big step to peace as rebels lay…

Colombia is taking a big step toward peace as members of the country's largest rebel group lay down their guns

Fight for Mosul stalled after ISIS counterattack

Benjamin Hall reports from London

Florida Police Have Slow-Speed Chase With…

If you have to ask why anything crossed the road, it’s not often your first thought is of an alligator. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Germany Is Probably Going To Vote On Same-Sex…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has given the go-ahead to vote according to personal beliefs and not along party lines.

The Latest: US warns Syria against chemical attack

The Trump administration is warning that Syria will pay "a heavy price" if it follows through on what the U.S. says are preparations for another chemical weapons attack

House votes overwhelmingly to back NATO mutual defense pact

The House has unanimously approved a resolution reaffirming the U.S. commitment to NATO's mutual defense accord

Pentagon confirms chemical weapons activity at…

Lucas Tomlinson reports from the Pentagon

Salvador Dali's Body Might Be Exhumed To Settle A…

A Spanish woman claims she is the result of an affair Dali had with her mother in 1955.

US commerce secretary: US, Europe should have…

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is saying that the United States and the European Union should have a free trade agreement

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Macron invites Trump to Bastille Day to honor US…

President Emmanuel Macron has invited President Donald Trump to the Bastille Day fete next month when France will celebrate the arrival 100 years ago of American troops to fight with the French during World War I.

WH warns Syria may be planning another chemical…

Kristin Fisher reports from the White House

Brazil's President Is Charged With Corruption…

Brazilian President Michel Temer is accused of accepting a $152,000 bribe from the head of a major meatpacking company.

Scottish leader puts second independence…

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon puts second independence referendum on hold amid Brexit

The Latest: Vetted refugees can come to US…

The Supreme Court's decision to allow part of President Donald Trump's travel ban to go forward is likely to have only a minimal impact on refugees

White House says Assad potentially planning…

Trump administration warns Syria about consequences of using chemical weapons

US Issues Unusual Warning To Syria Over Possible…

Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Monday the U.S. has identified "potential preparations" for an attack by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime.

Albania Socialists win election, can govern…

Albania's left-wing Socialist Party has secured a second mandate in a general election, winning a majority of seats in parliament

Mossad launches fund to invest in firms developing spy tech

Israel's Mossad is launching an investment fund for start-ups developing "groundbreaking" technologies that could be used by the spy agency

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'Special Report' on the front lines: Part 1

Jennifer Griffin reports on plans to send several thousand more U.S. troops to Afghanistan

Cladding Used In Grenfell Tower Will No Longer Be…

Arconic says it'll stop selling Reynobond PE panels for use in high-rise buildings.

Mali bishop pledges to make cardinal's ceremony…

A Mali archbishop facing allegations of financial impropriety has assured the Vatican he plans to show up at St. Peter's Basilica to be made a cardinal by Pope Francis