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Obama vows retaliation for suspected Russian hacking

Obama vows retaliation for suspected Russian hacking

Mr. Obama said the issue "gets caught up in the carryover from election season". Trump has said he was joking. Obama reiterated that the USA would respond, though he said parts of the response will be directly to Russian Federation and not public.


USA intelligence leaders agree on Russian intervention in election to help Trump

USA intelligence leaders agree on Russian intervention in election to help Trump

According to a report in the Washington Post , CIA Director John Brennan confirmed the support of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Director of National Intelligence, James R. He was asked if he supported a briefing for electors, Obama declined to comment. But officials said the congressman didn't take his calls until after he issued a statement Wednesday asking intelligence leaders to "clarify press reports that the CIA has a new assessment that it has not shared with us".


Auto bomb in Turkey kills 13 soldiers and wounds dozens of people

Auto bomb in Turkey kills 13 soldiers and wounds dozens of people

The governor of Kayseri province, Suleyman Kamci, has described the incident in Kayseri as a "terrorist attack" and says the blast appears to have been caused by a vehicle bomb. One of the main cities of central Turkey, Kayseri is a key industrial hub with a population of over one million and a stronghold of Turkish nationalists.


Fire breaks out at NYU Langone Medical Center building under construction

Fire breaks out at NYU Langone Medical Center building under construction

Images from the scene showed thick black smoke and flames rising from a roof as people in hard hats worked nearby. A spokesman for the FDNY said that a call came in at 12:03 p.m. And flames are visible on the building's exterior. A major fire broke out at New York University's Langone Medical Center in Manhattan on Wednesday, the FDNY said.


Sindhu avenges Olympic loss, in semis at Super Series Final

Sindhu avenges Olympic loss, in semis at Super Series Final

The 22-year-old Indian, who had beaten Akane Yamaguchi of Japan in the opener before losing to Sun Yu of China, needed the win over Carolina to progress to the semi-finals. The Spaniard looked like coming back to the game by stepping up in the second half of the second game. The Spaniard used her deceptive returns to put Sindhu in trouble and opened up a 3-1 lead which the Indian soon erased and grabbed a 5-3 advantage after another excruciating rally.


Police look into threats against California professor who made anti-Trump remarks

Police look into threats against California professor who made anti-Trump remarks

After calling Donald Trump's winning the election an "act of terrorism" during one of her lectures, California professor Olga Perez Stable Cox has gone into hiding because she started receiving death threats . Hundreds of people at the college came out Monday to rally for and against her. Meanwhile, some colleagues at the Costa Mesa campus have said they too are getting angry emails, including from one group called the "White Genocide Project" that asked faculty members to "urge your ...