SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea has said U.S.
accusations that it was involved in a cyberattack on Sony Pictures
were "groundless slander," and that it wanted a joint investigation
into the incident with the United States.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A gunman ambushed and fatally shot two
New York City police officers on Saturday and then killed himself,
police said, and a social media post indicated it may have been in
revenge for the police chokehold death of an unarmed black man.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
said on Saturday he is closely following an inquiry into a
U.S.-based Islamic preacher and media outlets close to him and
dismissed criticism that the case is politically motivated.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A gunman fatally shot two New York
police officers as they sat in their squad car on Saturday and then
killed himself, the New York Times reported, in the first deaths of
police officers by gunfire in the city in three years.
HAVANA (Reuters) - President Raul Castro demanded on Saturday
that the United States respect Cuba's communist rule as the two
countries work to restore diplomatic ties, and warned that
Cuban-American exiles might try to sabotage the rapprochement.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will not be intimidated over its
actions in Ukraine and Crimea, President Vladimir Putin said on
Saturday as his foreign ministry warned that it was preparing to
retaliate against fresh Western sanctions.
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea said on Saturday
U.S. accusations that it was involved in a cyberattack on Sony
Pictures were "groundless slander," and that it wanted a joint
investigation into the incident with the United States.
SINJAR MOUNTAIN, Iraq (Reuters) - Iraqi Kurdish fighters
flashed victory signs as they swept across the northern side of
Sinjar mountain on Saturday, two days after breaking through to
free hundreds of Yazidis trapped there for months by Islamic State