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House Panel to Subpoena Conway After Watchdog Says She Broke Hatch Act

House Panel to Subpoena Conway After Watchdog Says She Broke Hatch Act

A House committee voted Wednesday to authorize a subpoena for testimony from Kellyanne Conway, a top aide to President Donald Trump, after the White House said this week she was immune from having to
Trump Pressed to Confront Putin After Mueller's Indictments

Trump Pressed to Confront Putin After Mueller's Indictments

Whatever Donald Trump had hoped to get out of his summit with Vladimir Putin, Robert Mueller changed the game.
Reading Between the Lines on Mueller's Russia Investigation

Reading Between the Lines on Mueller's Russia Investigation

On the morning of July 27th, 2016, Donald Trump made a now-infamous address into the camera.
Trump Forging Ahead With Putin as Democrats Demand He Cancel

Trump Forging Ahead With Putin as Democrats Demand He Cancel

President Donald Trump will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin as planned despite Friday’s indictment of 12 Russian spies in the hacking of Democratic Party computer systems and calls from
Bitcoin Was Russian Hackers' Currency of Choice, U.S. Says

Bitcoin Was Russian Hackers' Currency of Choice, U.S. Says

For years, Bitcoin believers have tried to distance the digital coin from the perception that it’s only used for criminal activity. New insights into Russian meddling in the U.S. election aren’t
Mueller Charges 12 Russians on Hacking Before Trump-Putin Summit

Mueller Charges 12 Russians on Hacking Before Trump-Putin Summit

The U.S. special counsel brought election meddling directly to Vladimir Putin’s doorstep just days before the Russian leader plans to meet with President Donald Trump, charging 12 Russian military
Democrats Want Trump Administration to Help Them Sue Russia

Democrats Want Trump Administration to Help Them Sue Russia

The Democratic National Committee is seeking a court order that would essentially force President Donald Trump’s administration to aid the group’s lawsuit accusing Russia of interfering in the 2016
Elliott Broidy and the GOP’s Bad Hacking Karma

Elliott Broidy and the GOP’s Bad Hacking Karma

If John Podesta and the Democrats were easy marks, the Republican donor was a hacker’s delight.
DNC Sues Trump Campaign, WikiLeaks, Russia Over Election Interference

DNC Sues Trump Campaign, WikiLeaks, Russia Over Election Interference

The Democratic National Committee sued Russia, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks claiming widespread interference in the 2016 election as part of a "brazen attack on American democracy."
Facebook Draws Scrutiny From FTC, Congressional Committees

Facebook Draws Scrutiny From FTC, Congressional Committees

Facebook is drawing scrutiny from the main U.S. privacy watchdog and half a dozen powerful congressional committees over how the personal data of 50 million users was obtained by a data analytics firm
A Top Republican Fundraiser’s Emails Have Been Hacked

A Top Republican Fundraiser’s Emails Have Been Hacked

A top Republican fundraiser for Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign learned last week that his email accounts had been hacked, sowing concerns that document leaks could roil another national U.S. election
Bannon, Lewandowski to Testify in Russia Probe Behind Closed Doors

Bannon, Lewandowski to Testify in Russia Probe Behind Closed Doors

Stephen Bannon and Corey Lewandowski are scheduled to testify in the coming week as the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation of possible Russian interference in the 2016 election reaches a
Bannon Expected to Meet With House Panel in  Russia Probe

Bannon Expected to Meet With House Panel in Russia Probe

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, is expected to meet privately with the House Intelligence Committee as part of its investigation into Russian interference in the 2016
Trump Criticizes Russia Probe But Says Mueller Will Be Fair: NYT

Trump Criticizes Russia Probe But Says Mueller Will Be Fair: NYT

President Donald Trump said Thursday that while the investigation into possible ties between his campaign and Russia makes the U.S. “look very bad,” he believed Special Counsel Robert Mueller is