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PARIS | French president’s aide seen in police helmet beating man

PARIS — A security aide to French President Emmanuel Macron has been seen in a video wearing a police helmet and beating up a student protester. His punishment — a two-week suspension — has brought criticism down on Macron. Responding to public backlash, the president’s spokesman said on Monday that the suspension without pay and … Continue reading PARIS | French president’s aide seen in police helmet beating man

BANGKOK | Rights group details lead-up to Myanmar attacks on Rohingya

BANGKOK — The Myanmar military systematically prepared for attacks on Rohingya Muslims, confiscating knives and other sharp-edged tools, arming and training non-Muslim civilians and forcing Rohingya families to remove protective fences around their homes, the independent group Fortify Rights said Thursday. The report by the Southeast Asian human rights group documented the preparations authorities made … Continue reading BANGKOK | Rights group details lead-up to Myanmar attacks on Rohingya

TOKYO | Japan prosecutors charge Kobe Steel in fake data scandal

TOKYO — Japanese prosecutors charged major steelmaker Kobe Steel Thursday with violating laws overseeing competition in a massive faking of product data. Kobe Steel has repeatedly apologized for the practice but declined comment, saying it had not yet been notified of the charges. The systematic misconduct spanned years, affecting products sent to more than 680 … Continue reading TOKYO | Japan prosecutors charge Kobe Steel in fake data scandal

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland  | The Latest: Carnoustie not living up to its nickname

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland  — The Latest on the British (all times local): 8:45 a.m. That nickname “Car-Nasty” might be taking a hit in the opening round of the British Open. Carnoustie already is dry and fast with wispy rough. It’s not getting much help from the wind, either. Conditions were benign enough that Sandy Lyle made … Continue reading CARNOUSTIE, Scotland  | The Latest: Carnoustie not living up to its nickname

MOSCOW  | Russian officials to meet suspected spy jailed in US

MOSCOW  — Russian Embassy officials are to meet with a Siberian gun rights activist jailed in Washington on charges of spying on the United States. The Embassy said in a Facebook post that consular officials will meet with Maria Butina on Thursday for the first time since her Sunday arrest, and will provide her “all … Continue reading MOSCOW  | Russian officials to meet suspected spy jailed in US

SAN ANTONIO  | With Leonard gone, a new look for Popovich and the Spurs

SAN ANTONIO  — The most tumultuous offseason in Gregg Popovich’s two decades with the Spurs ended with the trade of star Kawhi Leonard to Toronto. And Popovich says he is fine with that. The Spurs traded Leonard and Danny Green to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl and a conditional 2019 first-round pick … Continue reading SAN ANTONIO  | With Leonard gone, a new look for Popovich and the Spurs

CANBERRA, Australia  | Australian prime minister calls on pope to fire archbishop

CANBERRA, Australia  — Australia’s prime minister on Thursday called on Pope Francis to fire an Australian archbishop who is the most senior Roman Catholic cleric ever convicted for covering up child sexual abuse. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said two weeks ago that Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson should have resigned when he was convicted in May … Continue reading CANBERRA, Australia  | Australian prime minister calls on pope to fire archbishop

TOKYO  | Didi, SoftBank set up taxi-hailing joint venture in Japan

TOKYO  — Chinese mobile service giant Didi Chuxing and Tokyo-based SoftBank Corp. have set up a joint venture for taxi-hailing in Japan. The companies announced the plan Thursday for a service that uses artificial intelligence and data analysis on a technology platform available for free to all taxi companies in Japan. The service will roll … Continue reading TOKYO  | Didi, SoftBank set up taxi-hailing joint venture in Japan