Around the World in 60 Seconds: Today’s top stories - Bring Me The News

Around the World in 60 Seconds: Today’s top stories


Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for Sept. 25, 2015.

U.S., China reach cyber-crime agreement

The U.S. and China have reached an agreement not to "conduct or knowingly support" cyber-crimes involving intellectual property or commercial trade secrets. The deal was hammered out by Presidents Obama and Xi Jinping during the Chinese Premier's visit to the U.S. for the United Nations General Assembly.

[Read more from NBC News]


FIFA president under investigation by Swiss authorities

Sepp Blatter, the president of the soccer governing body FIFA, is being investigated by Swiss prosecutors for criminal mismanagement. He is accused of signing a contract that was unfavorable to FIFA and for making a "disloyal payment" to European football chief Michel Platini.

[Read more from the BBC]

Zoo's baby giant panda gets a name

The male giant panda cub that was born last month at the National Zoo has been named "Bei Bei." The name was announced by First Lady Michelle Obama and China's First Lady Peng Liyuan. It means "precious treasure."

[Read more from the Washington Post]

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