FRANKFURT/MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) - A new cyber virus spread from Ukraine to wreak havoc around the globe on Wednesday, crippling thousands of computers, disrupting ports from Mumbai to Los Angeles and halting production at a chocolate factory in Australia.
Great Britain's Mo Farah wins the 10,000m in a time of 27:12:09 at the Golden Spike meet in the Czech Republic.
GANZHOU, China (AP) -- The three Chinese investigators who went undercover at a factory that made Ivanka Trump shoes walked out of a Chinese police station Wednesday after a month behind bars, but face an uncertain future and threat of a trial....
CARACAS (Reuters) - The Venezuelan government hunted on Wednesday for rogue policemen who attacked key installations by helicopter, but critics of President Nicolas Maduro suspected the raid may have been staged to justify repression.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Republican leaders faced calls from critics within the party on Wednesday for substantial changes, rather than mere tinkering, to a major healthcare bill if they are to salvage their effort to repeal major parts of the Obamacare law.
LONDON (AP) -- Prosecutors charged a former senior police commander with manslaughter on Wednesday in the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster that left 96 people dead - long-awaited vindication for the families of the victims after authorities spent years blaming fans for the catastrophe....
Former US president's visit receives saturation coverage in Indonesia, where he lived as a child.
Ministers hint the 1% limit could be lifted as a Labour move to scrap it is defeated in Parliament.
Foreign vessels may be blocked from landing, reports say, as Italy reaches "saturation point".
BRUSSELS/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Wednesday that the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad appeared so far to have heeded a warning this week from Washington not to carry out a chemical weapons attack.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Flush with cash, political groups outside the White House are aggressively coming to President Donald Trump's aid as he battles low public approval numbers, questions about his election campaign's ties to Russia and a stalled legislative agenda.
New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen makes two changes for the second Test against the British and Irish Lions in Wellington on Saturday.
A number of celebrities call for marriage equality ahead of a planned protest in Belfast.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senior officials from the departments of State, Justice and Homeland Security labored Wednesday to finalize rules for visitors from six mostly Muslim nations who hope to avoid the Trump administration's revived travel ban and come to the United States....
British number one Johanna Konta eases past Romania's Sorana Cirstea in a straight-set second-round win at Eastbourne.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- A man yelled "Freedom!" as he crashed his vehicle into Arkansas' new Ten Commandments monument early Wednesday, nearly three years after he was arrested in the destruction of Oklahoma's monument at its state Capitol, authorities said....
Old school consoles are well and truly back, and far from Game Over.
Wayne Marques was the first officer to face all three London Bridge attackers during their rampage.
Police say most of the people who died in the fire were in 23 of the high-rise building's flats.
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel could face further punishment for his collision with Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Stacey English has modest desires for her 7-year-old daughter Addison: Be able to eat without gagging and move both her arms....
The granite slab was struck by a car less than 24 hours after it was unveiled.
Images of the newly opened Exhibition Road Quarter at London's Victoria and Albert Museum.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate GOP leaders scrambled Wednesday for a deal to revive their health care legislation, but encountered new obstacles as recalcitrant senators doubled down on their opposition to the bill sought by President Donald Trump....
Not only is the UK leaving but the EU also has pressing new spending demands, a commissioner warns.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday expressed confidence that the Republican-led Senate would ultimately prevail in passing legislation aimed at repealing and replacing the 2010 healthcare law passed under his predecessor, former Democratic president Barack Obama.
The private rededication will be held on Saturday, which would have been Diana's 56th birthday.
Ex-Ch Supt David Duckenfield faces 95 charges of manslaughter while five others will be prosecuted.
A humanoid robot that can iron clothes is being developed in Spain.
BOSTON (AP) -- A Massachusetts man was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison in the killing of a 2-year-old girl who became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up on the shore of a Boston Harbor island....
The England Under-21s' defeat on penalties brings back memories of previous shootouts lost.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Homeland Security Department is set to announce new security measures Wednesday for international flights bound to the United States, which could lead to a lifting of a ban on laptops and other electronics from passenger cabins from certain airports....
The Japanese man, paralysed below the waist, had to pull himself aboard without assistance.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- A police helicopter fired on Venezuela's Supreme Court and Interior Ministry in what President Nicolas Maduro said was a thwarted terrorist attack aimed at ousting him from power....
Bear lovers and fans around the world, including Stephen Fry, remember the joy the Paddington author brought them.
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraq's military pushed deeper into Mosul's Old City on Wednesday, taking two more districts from Islamic State and bringing it closer to total control of the city.
Survivors of the blaze vent their frustration over what they say is a lack of progress, two weeks on.
The best-selling children's author died at his home after a short illness, aged 91.
A lobster in a passenger's bag is the latest of a long list of odd luggage items found at airports.
MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) - Five decapitated civilians were found in a Philippine city occupied by Islamist rebels on Wednesday, the military said, warning the number of residents killed by rebel "atrocities" could rise sharply as troops retake more ground.
The life of the man who created Paddington Bear and The Herbs.
There has been a 65% drop in stop and search rates since 2011, with the government issuing stricter guidelines on the practice in recent years.
A Kurdish fighter reacts after a bullet fired by an IS opponent narrowly misses her head.
Michelle Rodriguez marks the digital release of The Fate Of The Furious with an Instagram post suggesting she wants to quit.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union formally extended its economic sanctions on Russia on Wednesday, a widely expected step that keeps restrictions on business with Russian energy, defense and financial sectors until Jan. 31, 2018.
Concerning levels of faecal bacteria were found in ice at three major coffee chains, a BBC investigation finds.
Children's film Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs inspires a play about modern masculinity.
Olu is still scarred by the fire he feared would kill him and his family. What does his life hold now?
How one company is turning sewer fat into biodiesel
The Argentinian theme park that recreates Jesus's Jerusalem.