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Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 11:27 PM EST

Biden, in Public and Private, Tiptoes Toward a 2020 Run

Biden, in Public and Private, Tiptoes Toward a 2020 Run

Former Vice President Joe Biden is tiptoeing toward a potential run in 2020, even broaching the possibility during a recent gathering of longtime foreign policy aides. Huddled in his newly opened office...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 05:09 PM EST
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By Sadef Kully

Here Are Some of the Social Media Accounts Russians Created

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Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 at 12:09 PM EST

Parkland Shooting Survivor Calls 'BS' on Politicians' Gun Stance

Parkland Shooting Survivor Calls 'BS' on Politicians' Gun Stance

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High senior Emma Gonzalez had a message for president Donald Trump and for other politicians on their failure to enact sensible gun laws: "BS." Gonzalez was one of several...

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 at 08:22 AM EST

Trump 'No Collusion' Indictment Claim Overreaches: Analysis

Trump 'No Collusion' Indictment Claim Overreaches: Analysis

President Donald Trump has consistently pushed back against the idea of Russia meddling in the election that put him in power, dismissing that claim as a hoax and an affront to the legitimacy of his victory. N...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 03:53 AM EST

Trump Overreaches to Claim Indictment Proves 'No Collusion'

Trump Overreaches to Claim Indictment Proves 'No Collusion'

For years, President Donald Trump pushed back against the idea of election meddling, dismissing it as a hoax and an affront to the legitimacy of his victory. Now, in a 37-page indictment, special counsel Robert...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 03:45 AM EST

Romney, Favored in Senate Bid, Could Take on Outsized Role

Romney, Favored in Senate Bid, Could Take on Outsized Role

If Mitt Romney becomes Utah's next senator, he will be far from the typical freshman. The 2012 Republican nominee for president is among the best-known names in U.S. politics, with a long career that includes...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 01:14 PM EST

Social Media Firms Got Played by Russian Agents: Indictment

Social Media Firms Got Played by Russian Agents: Indictment

Friday's election-interference indictment brought by Robert Mueller, the U.S. special counsel, underscores how thoroughly social-media companies like Facebook and Twitter were played by Russian propagandists....

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 09:31 PM EST

Mueller Names Social Media Accounts in Indictment

Mueller Names Social Media Accounts in Indictment

The comprehensive campaign detailed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the 37-page indictment revealed the extensive efforts made by 13 Russians and three Russian entities to undermine the U.S. democratic...

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 08:30 PM EST

‘Information Warfare’: How Russians Interfered in 2016 Elect

‘Information Warfare’: How Russians Interfered in 2016 Elect

The 13 Russians and three Russian entities mentioned in the indictment revealed Friday by Special Counsel Robert Mueller detailed the alleged strategies used for identity theft, Hillary Clinton impersonators and...

Friday, Feb 16, 2018 at 07:21 PM EST

'Putin's Chef' Among Russians Indicted by Mueller

'Putin's Chef' Among Russians Indicted by Mueller

He's known as "Putin's chef" — a wealthy Russian businessman and restaurateur who gained favor with Vladimir Putin through his stomach. On Friday, Yevgeny Prigozhin — along with 12 other Russians and three...

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