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Flynn’s lawyers end communication with Trump team, signaling cooperation with Mueller: NY Times

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lawyers for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, have told Trump’s legal team they can no longer discuss a probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election, indicating Flynn may be cooperating with the investigation, the New York Times reported on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: White House National Security Advisor Michael Flynn (C) arrives prior to a joint news conference between Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, DC, U.S. on February 13,...

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YouTube child abuse reporting system ‘flawed’

YouTube child abuse reporting system ‘flawed’ By Elizabeth Cassin, Anisa Subedar and Mike Wendling BBC Trending 24 November 2017 Part of YouTube’s system for reporting sexualised comments left on children’s videos has not been functioning correctly for more than a year, say volunteer moderators. They say there could be up to 100,000 predatory accounts leaving indecent comments on videos. A BBC Trending investigation has discovered a flaw in a tool that enables the public to report abuse. But YouTube says it reviews the “vast majority” of reports within 24 hours. It says it has no technical problems in its...

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Asian shares off 10-year peak, eyes on China markets

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares hovered below their 10-year peak on Friday while investors viewed Chinese shares with caution after their big fall the previous day. Passersby are reflected in an electronic stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, October 23, 2017. REUTERS/Issei Kato MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS ticked down 0.1 percent in early trade, led by 0.3 percent fall in Australian shares . The MSCI index hovered still just 0.5 percent below its 10-year peak hit earlier this...

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