Police made multiple arrests in Manchester and Tripoli in connection to the suicide bombing that killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert. The suspect bomber's father told Reuters his son did not hold extremist views.
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Egypt blocks 21 websites, including Al Jazeera: state news agency
Egypt has banned 21 websites, including the main website of Qatar-based al Jazeera television, for "supporting terrorism", state news agency MENA and security sources said on Wednesday.
U.S. House Democrats seek info from Deutsche Bank on Trump accounts
Democrats on a U.S. of House of Representatives panel have asked Deutsche Bank to provide information on whether any accounts connected to President Donald Trump have ties to Russia, adding another dimension to probes into connections between Moscow and Trump.
Asia shares race to two-year high as Fed signals no rush to tighten
Asian shares scaled two-year highs on Thursday while the dollar and U.S. bond yields slipped after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled a cautious approach to future rate hikes and the reduction of its $4.5 trillion of bond holdings.
Philippine military seeks to secure troubled city as fighting eases
Troops began clearing out a southern Philippine city besieged by Islamist militants, with hostilities easing on Thursday after thousands fled as the rebels seized large parts of the city and torched buildings in a battle with government forces.
Fighting corruption, Ukraine starts to judge its judges
Ukrainian judge Artur Yemelianov has acknowledged in an online declaration that he owns a Breguet watch worth nearly a third of his annual salary and keeps piles of cash.
Trump budget cut bid would make it 'impossible' for U.N.: spokesman
U.S. President Donald Trump's bid to slash funding for the United Nations would make it "impossible" for it to continue its essential work, a U.N. spokesman said on Wednesday, adding that the organization was ready to discuss reform with Washington.
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