Russian hackers targeted 21 U.S. state election systems in the 2016 presidential race and a small number were breached but there was no evidence any votes were manipulated, a Homeland Security Department official told Congress on Wednesday.
German prosecutors said on Wednesday they were investigating a 14-year-old boy suspected of shooting plastic bullets from a toy gun at the King of Thailand who was cycling near Munich late one evening earlier this month. The king was not hurt.
The Republic Cement group, a joint venture of Ireland-based CRH and local conglomerate Aboitiz Equity Ventures, has announced plans to invest an initial US$300 million for its capacity development activities.
Agriculture has deep roots in the Philippines, but the country’s isn’t really a global or even an Asia-Pacific industry leader. One area where it has failed to maximize opportunities is the $20-billion vegetables market in the region, of which the Philippines only accounts for $240 million.
A man killed in a crash last year while using the semi-autonomous driving system on his Tesla Model S sedan kept his hands off the wheel for extended periods of time despite repeated automated warnings not to do so.
(UPDATED - 9:50 a.m.) Catholic bishops railed against fake news, urging the faithful to “rebut and refute falsehood,” as a senator filed a bill seeking to punish its “malicious creation and distribution.”