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By news On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Trump campaign aide met Russian officials in 2016 -NY Times

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign met Russian government officials last year, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing testimony he gave this week More...

By news On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Manafort money laundering charge in Russia probe may face challenges

(Reuters) – When the lawyer for the former campaign manager of President Donald Trump attacked the money laundering charge brought against his client as flimsy, some legal experts say he may have pinpointed More...

By news On Friday, November 3rd, 2017
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Serbian foreign minister rejects U.S. call to choose between Russia and the West

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Serbia wants to maintain its delicate balancing act between Russia and the West, its foreign minister said on Thursday, dismissing U.S. calls for it to pick a side. Serbian Foreign More...

By news On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Millions of Americans exposed to Russian content on Instagram, Facebook says

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – About 20 million Americans may have seen Russian-backed content on Instagram in the run-up to the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Facebook Inc disclosed on Wednesday as lawmakers questioned More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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FLYING taxis in Russia – but would you be brave enough to catch one? | Science | News

Hoversurf, the firm behind the hoverbike, has unveiled the ‘Formula Project’ – a car with fold-out wings which could help beat traffic jams. Using similar technology to its hoverbike the vertical take-off More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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U.S. senators hammer Facebook for power over elections

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators on Tuesday pressed Facebook Inc’s chief lawyer on why the company did not catch 2016 election ads bought using Russian rubles, why its investigation of them took so More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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U.S. senators hammer Facebook for power over elections

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators on Tuesday pressed Facebook Inc’s chief lawyer on why the company did not catch 2016 election ads bought using Russian rubles, why its investigation of them took so More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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France news: Desperate Macron attempts to cosy up to Russia while defending European Union | World | News

Mr Macron addressed the European Court of Human Rights for the first time on Tuesday. During the speech, he promoted “European values” which he believes should influence policy with Russia. He said: “We More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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U.S. lawmakers turn to tech sector for answers on 2016 election

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators said on Tuesday they wanted to work with Silicon Valley to find answers to election meddling as they kicked off two days of congressional hearings on how Russia allegedly More...

By news On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Lawmakers turn to tech sector for answers on 2016 election

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Lawyers from Facebook Inc (FB.O), Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) and Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google head before U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday for two days of hearings on how Russia allegedly used More...