News Kremlin says charges over U.S. election tampering prove nothing 2018-02-19T09:15:38.000000000-05:00 MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Monday that U.S. charges against 13 Russians and several Russian companies accused of meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election campaign contained zero proof of Russian state involvement. World stocks extend global recovery, set for sixth day of gains 2018-02-19T08:37:10.000000000-05:00 LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks were set for a sixth session of gains on Monday, extending a recovery from a selloff sparked by fears of creeping inflation and higher borrowing costs. Russia looms large as U.S. election officials prep for 2018 2018-02-19T07:21:54.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Ten months before the United States votes in its first major election since the 2016 presidential contest, U.S. state election officials huddled in Washington this weekend to swap strategies on dealing with an uninvited guest: Russia. Iran cannot confirm missing plane found, freeze hampers search 2018-02-19T06:29:12.000000000-05:00 LONDON (Reuters) - The wreckage of an Iranian plane that crashed with 65 people on board was found in central Iran, state media said on Monday, but aviation authorities could not confirm the report. Oxfam says Haiti director admitted using prostitutes 2018-02-19T05:40:55.000000000-05:00 LONDON (Reuters) - Oxfam's country director in Haiti admitted to using prostitutes at his residence during a relief mission before resigning in 2011, according to an internal investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct released by the charity on Monday. All 65 passengers, crew feared dead in Iranian plane crash 2018-02-19T03:27:23.000000000-05:00 DUBAI (Reuters) - All 65 passengers and crew were feared dead in a plane crash in central Iran on Sunday after the domestic flight came down in bad weather in a mountainous region. Trump blasts Oprah over 60 Minutes episode 2018-02-19T03:03:29.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump blasted media mogul Oprah Winfrey on Twitter on Sunday night over a segment on CBS's 60 Minutes program and again said he hoped she would face him as an opponent in the 2020 presidential race. Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides 2018-02-19T02:12:44.000000000-05:00 TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares gained on Monday, joining a global recovery for equity markets as sentiment improved gradually from a recent shakeout that was sparked by fears of creeping inflation and higher borrowing costs. Carnival probes security personnel's response to brawl in South Pacific cruise 2018-02-19T01:18:44.000000000-05:00 SYDNEY (Reuters) - Carnival Corp , the world's largest cruise operator, said on Monday it was investigating the response of its security personnel to a brawl that broke out on one of its South Pacific cruises that resulted in 23 passengers being removed. Asian shares extend global recovery, volatility subsides 2018-02-18T22:50:17.000000000-05:00 TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares gained on Monday, joining a global recovery for equity markets as sentiment improved gradually from a recent shakeout that stemmed from fears of creeping inflation and higher borrowing costs.