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Rand Paul to ask Trump to revoke Brennan security clearance

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Republican Sen. Rand Paul tweeted Monday that he will ask President Donald Trump to revoke the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, who criticized Trump's performance last week at the Helsinki summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.<p>In an unusual move, …

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The Russia Scandal Might Help Trump Get Reelected

If his opponents focus too much on theories of collusion and "kompromat", they'll risk glossing over the real failings of his presidency.<p>Donald Trump has spent most of this week claiming to be uncertain about whether Russian hackers targeted Democrats in 2016, reversing himself in the weakest …

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Manafort trial to begin as Trump calls for end to Russia investigation

The first trial in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian election interference begins this week, as President Trump faces …

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Organisers of Liam Miller memorial match to meet gaelic...

Organisers of Liam Miller memorial match to meet gaelic games chiefs over venue<p>Organisers of the Liam Miller memorial match say they are hopeful of …

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Black Bears Win Crosscutters Series in Williamsport

<b>GAME ONE</b><p>Granville, W. Va. - In the first game of a three-game road series, the West Virginia Black Bears defeated the Williamsport Crosscutters …

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Putin's Revenge | Watch S36 E2 | FRONTLINE | PBS | Official Site

Featured Films<p>54:47 Blackout in Puerto Rico 54:47 Trafficked in America 54:47 Trump's Takeover 54:18 Weinstein 01:56:41 Bitter Rivals Iran and Saudi …

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Trump-Russia: FBI believed Carter Page 'collaborated and conspired' with Moscow

The Trump administration has released documents related to the surveillance of the former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page, as part of an investigation into whether he colluded with Russia to undermine the 2016 US presidential election.<p>A surveillance application filed by the FBI in October 2016, …

Politics

Trump's campaign to demonize Mueller's investigation echoes failed Watergate strategy used by Richard Nixon

President Donald Trump and his lawyer Rudy Giuliani are increasingly escalating their attacks on special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, labeling it “corrupt” and partisan. So will it work? History suggests otherwise.<p>Those of us who remember the Watergate scandal should recognize the …

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How long will Mueller's investigation go on?

<b>(CNN) —</b> With the recent criminal indictment of 12 Russian intelligence agents, the special counsel's office made clear it has a treasure trove of information for its investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election. What's less obvious is how long Robert Mueller will …

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The CW Conclave: Is fantasy drama The Outpost worth a watch?

The CW’s new fantasy drama The Outpost, which has aired two episodes so far, isn’t necessarily groundbreaking. Warning: Spoilers<p><i>The Outpost</i>, the CW’s …

Entertainment

DOJ Releases Secret Documents About Carter Page Surveillance

The Justice Department has released hundreds of pages of documents relating to a secret warrant issued in October 2016 authorizing FBI surveillance …

Surveillance

Estonia Spy Chief: Network of Operatives Pushing Russian Agenda in West

For the past several months, intelligence and security officials in the U.S. government and private sector have cautiously marveled at the seemingly …

Russia

Week 61: The News Was All Russian and Mueller Made None of It

Trump cuddled with Putin and a Siberian gun lover got cozy with conservatives.<p>From every news tributary and watercourse flowed one story this week that drowned out all others: Its name was Russia.<p>The big gusher remains Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election and special counsel …

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What's behind Trump inviting Putin to the White House?

It is, of course, far better that the leaders of the two most heavily nuclear armed states in the world should talk to each other and try to arrive …

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Sources: McMaster Mocked Trump’s Intelligence At A Private Dinner

McMaster’s allegedly dismissive comments are the latest suggestion that at least some of Trump’s senior-most aides see their jobs as containing a …

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Former Deputy AG confirms White House knew Michael Flynn was compromised and under investigation

Former United States Deputy Attorney General was a guest on <i>The Rachel Maddow Show</i> and she confirmed some rather big news: the White House definitely …

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New dots connect Butina case to K.T. McFarland and Mike Flynn

Rachel Maddow explains how the man reported to have been living with accused Russian agent Mariia Butina is also reported to have been an advocate …

Politics

The FBI Releases A Document That Suggests Comey Drafted His Statement On Clinton's Emails Months Ahead Of Time

Mark Wilson / Getty Images<p>The FBI released a document Monday that suggests former FBI director James Comey began drafting his July 2016 statement …

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Accused spy Maria Butina met with Russia's former US ambassador

The woman charged with spying for Moscow in the US met previously with the former Russian ambassador to Washington whose contacts with Trump advisers have raised concerns among investigators.<p>Photographs of Maria Butina with Sergey Kislyak were among the files taken from Butina’s electronic devices …

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Ex-AG Sally Yates Sounds The Alarm: Trump Isn’t ‘All In’ For The United States

While Sally Yates was stunned by Trump's performance with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki this week, she says it tells us a lot about where his loyalties …

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Is Trump Being Manipulated by Putin? This GOP Lawmaker Says YES

July 20, 2018 by Susan Wright<p>Let it be known for the record that I no longer feel President Trump is acting like a Russian asset.<p>Donald Trump <b>is</b> a …

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We have a stadium

I hope everyone realizes that Miami already has a modern, large, conveniently located, fully air-conditioned sports stadium that’s ready for soccer — …

Opinion

Despite Drudge Drama, The New Yorker Doesn’t Want Trump Dead

Matt Drudge is at it again. And this time, he’s set his sights on <i>The New Yorker</i>.<p>The creator of the Drudge Report fired up his long-dormant Twitter …

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Former Trump administration officials: A list of notable departures

A growing number of people have left the Trump administration in just over a year, including Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, chief strategist Steve Bannon and FBI Director James Comey.<p>Some, such as Comey, were fired by President Trump, while others resigned or retired …

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"Witch Hunt?" Or "Shooting Witches in a Barrel?" McFarland & Flynn Connected to Spy Butina?

TPM has the beginnings of a nice chart on people connected to accused Russian spy Mariia Butina.<p>But, akin to what Police Chief Brody said in …

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Trump Has Been Set Up, Framed And Relentlessly Persecuted By The American Intelligence Community

8:17 PM 07/19/2018<p>The frenzied furor and fomented outrage over President Donald Trump’s reluctance to express blind trust for our “intelligence …

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9 Books That'll Help You Understand What "Bigger Than The Watergate Scandal" Really Means

For many of us Americans, it’s difficult to remember where the current White House scandal began — was it with former national security advisor …

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Thrillers: It's summer, so take your pick from bevy of new suspense tales

Books ranging from Brad Thor's "Spymaster" to Deborah Vadas Levison's "The Crate" wrap their excitement in events ranging from today's headlines to …

Books

Russian senator and right-wing media agree: Trump is just trying to avoid a war with Russia

Right-wing media and at least one Russian official are singing from the same song sheet after President Donald Trump’s humiliating press conference …

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White House: Trump didn't mean to say Russia no longer targeting US

White House officials denied that President Donald Trump expressed his disagreement Wednesday with U.S. intelligence officials who have said that the …

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