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May 18, 2018
Gina Haspel confirmed as first woman CIA director; Senate votes 51-43 for America's new spy chiefThe U.S. Senate confirmed Gina Haspel on Thursday to be director of the CIA, ending a bruising confirmation fight centered on her ties to the spy agency's past use of waterboarding and other brutal interrogation techniques.
May 16, 2018
CIA nominee Gina Haspel wins Senate panel backing, paving way for confirmation as America's spy chiefGina Haspel, US President Donald Trump's nominee to head the CIA, won the backing of the Senate intelligence committee on Wednesday, paving the way for her expected confirmation to lead the spy agency.
May 10, 2018
'Torture' doesn't work,' says Gina Haspel: Donald Trump's CIA nominee led US interrogation programme after 9/11 attacksUS President Donald Trump's nominee to be the next CIA director said the spy agency learned "tough lessons" from its use of harsh detention and interrogation tactics on terror suspects after 9/11 and that if confirmed, she would not permit the CIA to restart such a programme.
Oct 24, 2017
Facebook asked by British parliamentary committee for evidence of Russia-linked Brexit activityFacebook said on 2 Oct. that some 10 million people in the United States saw politically divisive ads on its network that were purchased in Russia.
Oct 21, 2017
Russia probe: Senate investigators interrogate Russians who met Donald Trump JrSenate intelligence committee investigators have spoken with several Russians who attended a June 2016 meeting with US President Donald Trump's son
Oct 12, 2017
US House Intelligence Committee to make public Russian ads appearing on Facebook during 2016 electionThe decision was taken after US Congress leaders met Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg late on 11 October, Politico reported.
Oct 05, 2017
US Senate intelligence warns political candidates of possible Russian meddling in the forthcoming electionsThe US intelligence clarified that in a bid to affect Hillary Clinton’s chances for the president’s position, it ended up helping Donald Trump instead.
Aug 23, 2017
President Trump is required to notify US lawmakers before creating joint US-Russia cyber security unitThe proposal, if it became law, would be the latest in a series of maneuvers by Congress to limit President Trump's authority on Russian matters.
Jul 26, 2017
Jared Kushner, Donald Trump's under-qualified 'Secretary of Everything', is caught woefully out of his depthApparently, that included hiring a 36-year-old real estate shark named Jared Kushner as Senior Advisor to the President.
Jul 25, 2017
Donald Trump 'very proud' of Jared Kushner for being transparent about Russia interactionsPresident Donald Trump is "proud" of his son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner for being transparent about his interaction with Russians.