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2018-08-22 05:23

Russian hackers targeted US Senate, think tanks - Microsoft

Microsoft says hackers linked to Russia's government launched cyber attacks on the US Senate and conservative American think tanks.

Manafort found guilty in fraud trial

A federal jury finds former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort guilty on eight charges of bank and tax fraud, in a major victory for Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

US deports accused ex-Nazi guard to Germany

A man accused of being a former guard at a Nazi labour camp has been deported from his home in New York City to Germany. This picture of Jakiw Palij, now 95, was taken back in 1949, the year he became a US citizen.

Luxury brands cash in on China's millennials

It's no wonder global luxury brands from Gucci to Louis Vuitton are investing heavily in China, despite the slowing economy and a crackdown on conspicuous consumption, as Pascale davies reports, there's a new wave of cash-rich millennials.

Danny Boyle quits as James Bond director

Danny Boyle has quit as director of the next James Bond film "due to creative differences", the production team has announced. The latest statement on the official James Bond site said: "Michael G Wilson, Barbara Broccoli and Daniel Craig today announced that due to creative differences Danny Boyle has decided to no longer direct Bond 25."

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