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By news On Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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Former Trump campaign aide pleads guilty in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A former senior official in Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, Rick Gates, pleaded guilty on Friday to conspiracy against the United States and lying to investigators, and More...

By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Exclusive: U.S. official focused on election security being replaced

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of a federal commission who has helped U.S. states protect election systems from possible cyber attacks by Russia or others is being replaced at the behest of Republican House More...

By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Exclusive: U.S. official focused on election security being replaced

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of a federal commission who has helped U.S. states protect election systems from possible cyber attacks by Russia or others is being replaced at the behest of Republican House More...

By news On Friday, February 23rd, 2018
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Special counsel files new charges against Trump ex-aides Manafort and Gates

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The special counsel in the Russia probe filed new criminal charges on Thursday against President Donald Trump’s former campaign aides Paul Manafort and Rick Gates, stepping up pressure More...

By news On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Russian curling medalist guilty of doping violation, says CAS

PYEONGCHANG/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Olympic curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has been found guilty of an anti-doping violation after testing positive for the banned substance meldonium, the Court of Arbitration More...

By news On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Trump-Russia probe counsel to interview ex-Trump aide Nunberg: sources

(Reuters) – Sam Nunberg, a former political aide to Donald Trump, will be interviewed on Thursday as part of a U.S. special counsel’s investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, two people with More...

By news On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Democrats want $300 million to fight possible Russia election tampering

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Democratic leaders called on Congress on Wednesday to give the Federal Bureau of Investigation $300 million to fight foreign efforts to interfere in congressional and state elections More...

By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Medvedeva sets world record in short program

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Evgenia Medvedeva set a world record in figure skating’s women’s singles short program on Wednesday, breaking the previous record she had set almost two weeks ago. The More...

By news On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Sessions forms U.S. cyber task force after election warnings

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday announced he would create a task force to examine how his Justice Department can better combat global cyber threats, including efforts More...

By news On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Ice Hockey: Canada crushes OAR to set up U.S. showdown

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) – Canada thumped the Olympic Athletes from Russia 5-0 on Monday to book their spot in the Olympic women’s ice hockey final and renew one of the Winter Games’s greatest More...