WASHINGTON - Representative Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee, criticized the administration of former President Barack Obama for not taking earlier and tougher action against Russia for its alleged hacks aimed at swaying the Nov. 8 election for Donald Trump.
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Italy winds up Veneto banks, deal could cost up to 17 billion euros
Italy began winding up two stricken Veneto-based banks on Sunday in a deal that will see their good assets transferred to Intesa Sanpaolo and could cost the state up to 17 billion euros ($19 billion).
Schaeuble says he's open to German parliament discussing Greek deal
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Sunday he was not opposed to an open discussion in parliament on the euro zone's decision to give Greece a new credit lifeline - even though internal party opposition may embarrass Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative party just months before the election.
Sixty high-rise buildings fail safety tests after London fire: UK government
Sixty high-rise buildings have failed safety tests carried out after a fire killed at least 79 people in London earlier this month, the British government said on Sunday.
Albania's ruling Socialists set to win Sunday vote: exit poll
Albania's Socialist Party looked set to win Sunday's parliamentary vote, an exit poll showed, which would give the ruling party a mandate to push judicial reforms vital for membership of the European Union.
Oil truck explosion kills 146 people in Pakistan
An oil tanker crashed and exploded on a road in Pakistan on Sunday, killing 146 people, many of whom were collecting leaking fuel before it ignited, government officials and rescue workers said.
New Zealand reach match point against U.S. in America's Cup
New Zealand flew to the edge of America's Cup victory over the U.S. on Sunday, going 6-1 ahead in the first-to-seven final and setting themselves up to exorcise the ghost of losing in San Francisco in 2013.
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