- 2017-10-14 23:20:12Z
New accusations of sexual misconduct against media mogul Harvey Weinstein indicate his predatory behavior began early in his career.
By Philip Wen BEIJING (Reuters) - China has denied responsibility for alleged cyber attacks in the United States appearing to target exiled tycoon Guo Wengui, who has levelled corruption allegations against senior Communist Party officials and applied for political asylum. The Ministry of Public Security said in a statement provided to Reuters on Sunday an investigation had found "no evidence" of Chinese government involvement in the alleged cyber attacks. The law enforcement agency said China had also provided the U.S. government with evidence that Guo, who has applied for political asylum in the United States, fabricated documents used to support his claims.
Cyrus Vance Jr has faced scrutiny over campaign contributions from associates of people his office opted not to prosecute. The Manhattan district attorney, Cyrus R Vance Jr, refused on Saturday to answer questions about contributions to his re-election campaign and decisions to quash a fraud investigation involving Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump Jr and not to prosecute the movie producer Harvey Weinstein over an alleged groping incident.
The deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history left the nation in mourning this week.
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday said she enjoyed the "full support" of her cabinet after a former chairman of her Conservative Party admitted he was behind a plot by around 30 MPs to urge her to resign. "What the country needs is calm leadership and that's what I'm providing with the full support of my cabinet," May told reporters in her constituency in Maidenhead, west of London. Grant Shapps, identified as the ringleader of the effort to oust May after a faltering performance at the party's conference this week and cabinet infighting over Brexit, said there was growing momentum behind the calls for her to step down.