Thursday, February 22, 2018

Politics

Politics
Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw

UK Blames Russia for Cyber Attack, Moscow Decries Western Campaign

By Sarah Young and Denis Pinchuk LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) Britain blamed Russia on Thursday for a cyber-attack last year, publicly pointing the finger at Moscow for...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen on the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London

Judge to Rule on Assange’s Bid to Escape Legal Action in...

LONDON (Reuters)  WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will hear on Tuesday whether his legal bid to halt action against him for breaching bail has been successful,...
Prince Henrik suffers from dementia

Reluctant Consort to Denmark’s Queen, Prince Henrik Dies at 83

By Emil Gjerding Nielson and Teis Jensen COPENHAGEN (Reuters) Denmark's Prince Henrik has died at 83, taking to the grave his resentment at playing second fiddle...
Former U.S. President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama attend their portrait unveiling ceremony in Washington

Obama Unveils Official Portraits, Jokes about Wife’s ‘Hotness’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) Former U.S. President Barack Obama joked about his ears and grey hair and praised his wife Michelle Obama's "hotness" at the unveiling...
A carnival chariot is seen with figures of U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a parade in Torres Vedras

Portuguese Carnival Revelers Poke Fun at Putin, Trump and Kim

LISBON (Reuters) Portuguese revelers portray Russian President Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as sharks, in a yearly...
Trump speaks to reporters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington

Russian Offering Info on Trump Bilked U.S. Spies Out of Money...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) A Russian who offered stolen National Security Agency cyberweapons and compromising information on President Donald Trump bilked U.S. spies out of $100,000...
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