US hacking claims: Obama told Putin to ‘cut it out’

Media captionUS elections: Barack Obama ‘told Vladimir Putin to cut it out’ President Barack Obama has said that he ordered Russia’s Vladimir Putin to “cut it out” in a conversation about email hacking ahead of the US election. Implying that the Russian president knew about the hacks, Mr Obama said: “Not much happens in Russia […]

US hacking claims: Obama told Putin to ‘cut it out’

Media captionUS elections: Barack Obama ‘told Vladimir Putin to cut it out’ President Barack Obama has said that he ordered Russia’s Vladimir Putin to “cut it out” in a conversation about email hacking ahead of the US election. Implying that the Russian president knew about the hacks, Mr Obama said: “Not much happens in Russia […]

US hacking claims: Obama told Putin to ‘cut it out’

Media captionUS elections: Barack Obama ‘told Vladimir Putin to cut it out’ President Barack Obama has said that he ordered Russia’s Vladimir Putin to “cut it out” in a conversation about email hacking ahead of the US election. Implying that the Russian president knew about the hacks, Mr Obama said: “Not much happens in Russia […]

US hacking claims: Obama told Putin to ‘cut it out’

Media captionUS elections: Barack Obama ‘told Vladimir Putin to cut it out’ President Barack Obama has said that he ordered Russia’s Vladimir Putin to “cut it out” in a conversation about email hacking ahead of the US election. Implying that the Russian president knew about the hacks, Mr Obama said: “Not much happens in Russia […]

US hacking claims: Obama told Putin to ‘cut it out’

Media captionUS elections: Barack Obama ‘told Vladimir Putin to cut it out’ President Barack Obama has said that he ordered Russia’s Vladimir Putin to “cut it out” in a conversation about email hacking ahead of the US election. Implying that the Russian president knew about the hacks, Mr Obama said: “Not much happens in Russia […]

China to return seized US underwater drone, Pentagon says

China to return seized US underwater drone, Pentagon says

Image copyright AFP Image caption The US said the drone, like the one pictured, was recording the salinity, temperature and clarity of the water The Pentagon says it has “secured an understanding” with China that it will return an underwater drone seized in the South China Sea. China captured the US vessel in international waters […]

Heimlich manoeuvre inventor dies aged 96

Heimlich manoeuvre inventor dies aged 96

Image copyright AP Image caption Dr Heimlich developed the lifesaving technique in 1974 US doctor Henry Heimlich, who invented the manoeuvre used to help victims of choking, has died aged 96. Dr Heimlich died at a hospital in the US city of Cincinnati early on Saturday following complications from a heart attack he suffered on […]

North Carolina Republicans accused of ‘power grab’

North Carolina Republicans accused of ‘power grab’

Image copyright AP Image caption Demonstrators gathered outside a special session and chanted Amid protests and threats of lawsuits, North Carolina’s Republican-controlled legislature took extraordinary steps on Friday to reduce the power of the new Democratic governor. Democrat Roy Cooper last month defeated incumbent governor Republican Pat McCrory by just over 10,000 votes. At a […]

US hacking claims: Obama told Putin to ‘cut it out’

Media captionUS elections: Barack Obama ‘told Vladimir Putin to cut it out’ President Barack Obama has said that he ordered Russia’s Vladimir Putin to “cut it out” in a conversation about email hacking ahead of the US election. Implying that the Russian president knew about the hacks, Mr Obama said: “Not much happens in Russia […]

North Carolina Republicans accused of ‘power grab’

North Carolina Republicans accused of ‘power grab’

Image copyright AP Image caption Demonstrators gathered outside a special session and chanted Amid protests and threats of lawsuits, North Carolina’s Republican-controlled legislature took extraordinary steps on Friday to reduce the power of the new Democratic governor. Democrat Roy Cooper last month defeated incumbent governor Republican Pat McCrory by just over 10,000 votes. At a […]