[ad_1] SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A cyber security researcher widely credited with helping to neutralize the global “WannaCry” ransomware attack earlier this year has been arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Marshals Service said on Thursday. Marcus Hutchins, a British-based malware researcher who gained attention for detecting a “kill switch” that effectively
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[ad_1] (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) would take a roughly 5 percent stake in Mazda Motor Corp (7261.T) to establish a U.S. auto plant and develop key electric vehicle technologies, the Nikkei reported. The deal could be announced as soon as Friday, the newspaper said. (s.nikkei.com/2wpAbhk) The Japanese automakers would discuss building a plant
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[ad_1] BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s Foreign Ministry on Thursday said India has been building up troops and repairing roads along its side of the border amid an increasingly tense stand-off in a remote frontier region beside the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan. The stand-off on a plateau next to the mountainous Indian state of Sikkim, which
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[ad_1] TRURO, England (Reuters) – Victims of acid attacks in Britain are calling on the government to enforce longer prison sentences and tighten controls on the sale of corrosive substances, after a jump in the number of cases last year and in 2017. The issue hit headlines after a recent spate of attacks, including one
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[ad_1] (Reuters) – Injuries continued to plague Australian Nick Kyrgios, who retired with a shoulder injury while losing 6-3 3-0 to American Tenny Sandgren at the Citi Open on Wednesday in Washington D.C. and left the court to a chorus of boos. It marked the third successive tournament in which the 22-year-old retired during a
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[ad_1] TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares dipped on Thursday as investors locked in recent gains after Wall Street’s Dow Jones Industrial Average broke the 22,000 barrier for the first time in its 121-year history. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS dropped 0.5 percent, with South Korea’s Kospi index .KS11 falling 1.5 percent
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