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August 4, 2017 1:42 PM AP source: Grand jury among Mueller's tools in Russia probe

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is using a grand jury in Washington as part of an investigation into potential coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia, a person familiar with the probe says. The use of a grand jury, a standard prosecution tool in criminal investigations, suggests that Mueller and his team of investigators are likely to hear from witnesses 29

August 4, 2017 6:53 AM UK hacker arrested in US over banking malware

A British hacker credited with helping to stop the global WannaCry attack has been arrested by the FBI and indicted on several criminal counts, US officials have said. Marcus Hutchins was charged with creating and distributing banking malware, according to court filings. The case is unrelated to the WannaCry attack that struck the NHS in May, the US Justice 118

August 1, 2017 5:10 AM FBI offers to help probe murder of Kenya's Election ICT boss

US ambassador Robert F. Godec and British High Commissioner Nic Hailey condemned the killing and said they welcomed the government’s commitment to investigate the crime, adding: “We have offered our assistance in the investigation.” The body of Mr Msando, stripped to his underwear, was identified on Monday at City Mortuary, three days after he was reported 58

August 1, 2017 4:09 AM No let-up in spying amid tit-for-tat Russian sanctions: U.S. official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia still runs a versatile spying campaign against the United States despite sanctions and daily publicity about Moscow's interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the top U.S. counter-intelligence official said in an interview. William Evanina, the National Counterintelligence Executive, described a wide array of challenges 51

July 31, 2017 11:41 PM President Trump silent on Russia after Putin announced expulsion of U.S. diplomats

President Trump said nothing Monday in response to Russia’s planned expulsion of hundreds of American diplomats, announced over the weekend by President Vladi­mir Putin. “Right now we’re reviewing our options, and when we have something to say on it, we’ll let you know,” White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Monday after Trump’s silence 32

July 30, 2017 3:18 AM Why ‘the Mooch’ Whacked Reince Priebus

“This is really a lesson in life,” a source close to the White House told me last Saturday, “Priebus made a mistake with Anthony because he kept his enemies on the outside, not the inside. Anthony wasn’t part of the problem they’ve been having, so Anthony can look like the solution.” At the time, Anthony Scaramucci, a political novice who gave up dreams 61

July 22, 2017 10:40 AM Timing of Sean Spicer's exit allows him to go 'with the least egg on his face'

Could anyone communicate effectively for Trump? The press secretary tried his best for 6 months He has been humiliated and mocked, and repeatedly frustrated and undercut by his own boss. But the hiring of a new White House communications director seems to have been the final straw for Sean Spicer, who announced on Friday he will abandon his post as Donald 37

July 21, 2017 11:50 PM Inside the 24 hours that broke Sean Spicer

Trump’s beleaguered press secretary had been in better spirits recently. Then Scaramucci had an Oval Office meeting. Sean Spicer came to the White House on Thursday completely unaware President Donald Trump was planning to meet with Anthony Scaramucci, a longtime Wall Street friend, and offer him the job of communications director. Other top aides including 11

July 20, 2017 6:47 PM U.S. Attorney General Sessions brushes off Trump criticism

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday brushed off sharp criticism from President Donald Trump over his recusal from the Justice Department's Russia investigation, saying he loved his job and planned to continue serving. "We love this job, we love this department, and I plan to continue to do so as long as that is appropriate 64

July 20, 2017 6:04 PM What John McCain learned from Ted Kennedy on challenging his own party

The late Massachusetts Democrat and the Arizona Republican were on the floor of the Senate and became distracted by a heated debate between two freshmen senators. Just for the fun of it, Kennedy and McCain launched into the fray. As one spoke, the other circled the chamber, pretending to be agitated. They bellowed away at each other. Finally, they scared 83