Daily Archives: May 10, 2018




  • Devin Nunes Gets Meeting On Secret Russia Probe Source After Threatening DOJ

    Devin Nunes Gets Meeting On Secret Russia Probe Source After Threatening DOJ

    WASHINGTON ― Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), a prominent defender of President Donald Trump who has taken to threatening the Trump-appointed leadership at the Justice Department, got a meeting with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Thursday about his subpoena for documents that government officials reportedly worry would put a top-secret intelligence source in danger. Nunes, who chairs…


  • Giuliani: Media should ‘calm down’ about Cohen payments

    Giuliani: Media should ‘calm down’ about Cohen payments

    Rudy Giuliani told The Hill on Thursday that the media ought to “calm down” in their coverage of money paid to Michael Cohen, President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump greets 3 American detainees freed by North Korea Trump called Blankenship after Senate primary loss: report Education Dept to relax rules restricting faith-based institutions from getting federal aid MORE’s longtime…


  • US apologized after Canadian minister was asked to remove turban

    US apologized after Canadian minister was asked to remove turban

    At that point, Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Navdeep Bains did something he doesn’t always do — he pulled out his diplomatic passport. Bains described the episode, which took place in April 2017, in an interview published Thursday in the online newspaper La Presse. “I went through all the security checks without…


  • Nurse charged in death of H.R. McMaster’s father

    Nurse charged in death of H.R. McMaster’s father

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  • Congress Releases 3,000 Russian Ads Found on Facebook

    Congress Releases 3,000 Russian Ads Found on Facebook

    Members of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee have released thousands of Russia-linked Facebook ads, providing a closer look at how outside actors used the platform during the 2016 presidential election and who they targeted. While it’s been more than six months since Facebook and other social platforms including Google and Twitter revealed they had found…


  • Military investigation of Niger disaster finds numerous failures in planning

    Military investigation of Niger disaster finds numerous failures in planning

    A months-long military investigation of a disastrous mission in Niger last year found multiple individual and institutional failures contributed to a chain of events culminating in the death of four Americans in an operation that touched off a political firestorm and shed light on the Pentagon’s often murky counterterrorism efforts overseas. Senior officials, unveiling public…