• Moscow now accused of US election meddling, in indictment

    7 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - Twelve Russian military intelligence officers hacked into the Clinton presidential campaign and Democratic Party and released tens of thousands of private communications in a sweeping conspiracy by the Kremlin to meddle in the 2016 U.S. election, according to an indictment announced days before President Donald Trump's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
    The indictment represents special counsel Robert Mueller's first charges against Russian government officials for interfering in American politics, an effort U.S. intelligence agencies say was aimed at helping the...
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  • As Rosenstein announced new indictments of Russian hackers who targeted the 2016 US election, House Republicans renewed their push to impeach him

    As Rosenstein announced new indictments of Russian hackers who targeted the 2016 US election, House Republicans renewed their push to impeach him

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    A group of conservative House Republican are a step closer to filing impeachment documents targeting the deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein.
    The move, first reported by Politico on Friday, comes just hours after Rosenstein announced a dozen new indictments against a dozen Russian intelligence officers who targeted the 2016 US presidential election.
    Members of the House Freedom Caucus have floated the impeachment idea recently, citing what they see as Rosenstein's "slow-walking" of an investigation into perceived political bias against Trump at the FBI.
    For his part, Rosenstein has...
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