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Exclusive - Clinton campaign also hacked in attacks on Democrats


WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO A computer network used by Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s campaign was hacked as part of a broad cyber attack on Democratic political organizations, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Turkey releases 758 detained soldiers as Erdogan drops lawsuits 3:42pm BST

ANKARA/ISTANBUL, Turkey Turkey on Saturday released more than 750 soldiers who had been detained after an abortive coup, state media reported, while President Tayyip Erdogan said he would drop lawsuits against those who had insulted him, in a one-time gesture of "unity". | Video

Clinton gets down to campaign business with U.S. Rust Belt trip 2:22am BST

HARRISBURG, Pa. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton took her newly energized White House bid on the road on Friday for a tour of crucial "Rust Belt" states Pennsylvania and Ohio, but the campaign's focus was clouded by a newly disclosed cyber attack. | Video

Scots back remaining in UK despite Brexit vote - poll 12:07am BST

LONDON Most Scots still back remaining in the United Kingdom despite Britons voting to leave the European Union, a move which was opposed by the majority in Scotland, according to an opinion poll published on Saturday.

Turkey's anti-Gulen crackdown ripples far and wide 10:39am BST

MOGADISHU Barely 12 hours after a failed coup in Turkey, Somalia's cabinet met in Mogadishu to consider a request from Ankara to shut down two schools and a hospital linked to Fethullah Gulen, the Muslim cleric Turkey blames for the attempted putsch.

U.S. worries Russian humanitarian operation in Syria may be 'ruse' 4:30am BST

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT The United States is trying to determine whether a Russian plan for a humanitarian operation in Syria is sincere, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday, adding that if it proves a "ruse" it could ruin cooperation between Moscow and Washington. | Video

SABMiller backs AB InBev offer for biggest-ever consumer takeover 29 Jul 2016

LONDON/BRUSSELS The board of brewer SABMiller will recommend its shareholders approve a sweetened takeover offer by Anheuser-Busch InBev , the company said on Friday, capping a week of high drama about the fate of the consumer industry's biggest-ever merger.

May made decision to delay Hinkley nuclear project - source 2:46pm BST

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May personally intervened to delay the French and Chinese-backed Hinkley Point nuclear project so she could further consider the deal, a government source said, explaining Friday's shock move.

UK and China regulators discuss framework for financial projects 6:09am BST

HONG KONG British and Chinese securities watchdogs are discussing an agreement that will pave the way for landmark financial services projects between the countries, sources said, easing fears that Britain could be a less attractive partner for such deals after last month's vote to leave the European Union.

Pope visits Auschwitz, says same horrors happening today 29 Jul 2016

OSWIECIM, Poland Pope Francis made an emotional and silent visit to the former Nazi death camp at Auschwitz on Friday and later said many of the horrors committed are happening in places at war today.