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Clapper: More shoes will drop in probe

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper tells CNN's Anderson Cooper that he thinks more details about the financial relationships between the Trump organization before the election and the Trump campaign will surface in the Mueller investigation.

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Tapper fact-checks VP on election interference

CNN's Jake Tapper, in partnership with FactCheck.org, looks at whether the intelligence community agrees Russian meddling did not affect the 2016 election.

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Schiff: Bannon is likely to be held in contempt

The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee said Friday it's likely that Steve Bannon will be held in contempt of Congress after refusing to answer questions before the panel, which is investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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Agreement near on Democrats' Russia memo: Schiff

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee are "very close" to reaching agreement with the FBI and Department of Justice on redactions to a memo that seeks to rebut assertions of bias in the probe of U.S. President Donald Trump's ties to Russia, the panel's top Democrat said on Friday.

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U.S. spy agencies to brief state officials on election threats

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. intelligence and security agencies will meet with senior election officials from all 50 states this weekend to lay out threats to the integrity of U.S. elections and security measures they can take, the top U.S. spy agency said on Thursday.

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U.S. tries to keep some Russia probe details secret despite Republican memo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday fought in federal court to keep some minor details of its counterintelligence probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election under wraps, even after President Donald Trump had unwrapped them.

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Bannon met with special counsel investigators two days this week

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former White House adviser Steve Bannon met with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigators for two days this week, even as he frustrated lawmakers by refusing to answer many questions posed by the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Thursday.

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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: A Spy’s Guide to Climate Change

The government’s intelligence agencies warn of big problems ahead, despite what the president might say.

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Trump-Russia probe muddies House hearing on U.S. threat assessment: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans are resisting requests by Democrats for U.S. intelligence chiefs to present their annual global threat report to a congressional panel so they can avert a likely showdown with the head of the FBI over aspects of the Trump-Russia investigation, two Democratic sources said on Wednesday.

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House panel weighs holding Bannon in contempt if he fails to show

The House Intelligence Committee has scheduled a Thursday meeting to hear testimony from Steve Bannon -- but it's an open question whether President Donald Trump's former chief strategist will even show up.

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U.S. weighs plans to prevent Russian meddling in future elections: Pence

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration and the U.S. intelligence community are discussing plans to prevent Russia from interfering in future elections, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday, a after the nation's top intelligence officials said they expected Moscow to continue such efforts.

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Democrat hopes to resolve Russia memo issues 'very soon'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee said on Wednesday the White House and FBI wanted too much information kept from the public in a still-secret Democratic memo related to probes of Russian influence in the 2016 U.S. election.

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Schiff: We're working with FBI to redact Democratic memo

The House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat said Wednesday he's working with the FBI to try to minimize the number of redactions to the Democratic rebuttal to the GOP's intelligence memo alleging FBI abuses of its surveillance authority.

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Don Lemon and GOP lawmaker spar over Democratic memo

CNN's Don Lemon questions Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT) on the fairness of blocking the Democratic rebuttal to the Republican intelligence memo alleging FBI abuses of its surveillance authority.

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US intel chiefs unanimous: Russia is targeting 2018 elections

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said Tuesday "there should be no doubt" that Russia sees the 2018 US elections as a target.

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Opinion: Intel hearing was the Super Bowl of wonks. Will Trump listen?

The Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on worldwide threats on Tuesday was like the Super Bowl for national security wonks. The best players were on the field and it seemed like the whole world was watching.

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U.S. 2018 elections 'under attack' by Russia: U.S. intelligence chief

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Leaders of U.S. intelligence agencies warned on Tuesday that Russia will try to interfere in the 2018 U.S. midterm elections by using social media to spread propaganda and misleading reports, much as it did in the 2016 campaign.

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As China Marches Forward on A.I., the White House Is Silent

Last summer, China unveiled a plan to become the world’s leader in artificial intelligence, challenging the longtime role of the United States.

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Russia Sees Midterm Elections as Chance to Sow Fresh Discord, Intelligence Chiefs Warn

As the midterm elections approach, Russia is likely to throw more propaganda at Americans in an effort to deepen political divisions, American intelligence chiefs said.

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More Russian cyber attacks on elections 'likely': U.S. intelligence chief

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Russia is likely to pursue more cyber attacks on elections in the United States, U.S. intelligence community leaders said on Tuesday, with just months to go before U.S. congressional and local elections in November.

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U.S. intelligence chief says North Korea 'decision time' is near

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. director of national intelligence warned on Tuesday that time was running out for the United States to act on the threat posed by North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

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CIA director strongly denies report Russia bilked U.S. spies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo strongly denied on Tuesday a report that Russia bilked U.S. spies out of $100,000 by offering compromising information on President Donald Trump.

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US intel chief says the risk of global conflict is at its highest since the Cold War

US Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats warned Tuesday that the current risk of a global conflict is higher than at any time since the end of the Cold War.

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U.S. senators voice concern over Chinese access to intellectual property

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Leaders of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday they were concerned about what they described as China's efforts to gain access to sensitive U.S. technologies and intellectual property through Chinese companies with government ties.

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After Porter scandal, White House leaves clearance changes up to FBI

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Grappling with the fallout over a former aide accused of domestic abuse, the White House on Monday said any changes in how security clearance investigations are conducted on President Donald Trump's team would be up to the FBI and intelligence agencies.

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How Artificial Intelligence Is Edging Its Way Into Our Lives

Artificial intelligence is here and its effects are being felt across how we work. The New York Times examines the impact at its New Work Summit on Feb. 12 and 13.

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An Appraisal: Jan Maxwell Was a Star Made for the Stage

Ms. Maxwell, who has died at 61, transmitted an uncommon intelligence and love of craft found only in great theater performers.

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Obama: Thanks for capturing wife's hotness

President Obama jokingly thanked artist Amy Sherald for capturing his wife's "beauty, grace, intelligence, charm and hotness" in her official portrait unveiled at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.

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Op-Ed Contributors: Is Devin Nunes Obstructing Justice?

Lingering questions about his memo hang over how he runs the House Intelligence Committee.

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Schiff to meet with FBI over memo

House Intelligence Committee ranking Democrat Adam Schiff says he plans to meet with the FBI to hear concerns about a Democratic rebuttal to a Republican intelligence memo alleging FBI abuses of its surveillance authority.

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Trump will not declassify Dem memo

White House counsel notified the House Intelligence Committee that President Trump will not approve the release of the Democratic rebuttal to the GOP memo alleging FBI abuses of its surveillance authority.

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Trump holds up Schiff memo that seeks to undercut GOP claims of FBI misconduct because it contains 'numerous' classified passages, White House says

President Donald Trump won't release the Democratic rebuttal to the Republican intelligence memo alleging FBI abuses of its surveillance authority at this time, and has sent it back to the House Intelligence Committee for changes.

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Read the White House letter denying release of Democratic memo

President Donald Trump on Friday denied the request to release the Democratic memo that seeks to undercut Republican claims of FBI surveillance abuses and has sent it back to the House Intelligence Committee for changes.

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How Partisan Has House Intelligence Panel Become? It’s Building a Wall

Since taking up its Russia inquiry last year, the committee, once an oasis of country-first cooperation in a divided Congress, has descended into dysfunction.

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Clash with witness shows drive to discredit dossier

Last month, an attorney expressed his outrage with leaders of the House Intelligence Committee: He demanded to know why a committee official shared his client's secret testimony with another lawyer, a blatant violation of the panel's rules.

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Dollars, data support record number of transgender U.S. election candidates

(Reuters) - Alexandra Chandler was a U.S. Navy intelligence analyst when she came out as a transgender woman in 2006. She could have been fired, but instead she said the conservative Republicans in her chain of command promoted her to division chief.

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Some members of Congress forgot their oath

Americans hardly agree on anything these days, but at a baseline, we all agree that government should be looking out for our national security. Congress in particular has a critical responsibility to provide oversight over the defense and intelligence communities.

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Democrat cites 'pattern' of U.S. administration refusals to testify in Russia probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee described on Wednesday "a developing pattern" in which witnesses have declined to discuss events occurring after President Donald Trump's election in the panel's probe of Russia and the 2016 vote.

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Former CIA analysts: We can't trust Nunes

Rep. Devin Nunes, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee who recused himself from the Russia investigation in April after investigators were asked to look into whether he revealed classified information -- has demonstrated over the past year he cannot be counted on to perform his critical duty within the committee. And now, by voting to release a politically motivated, recklessly drafted memo, House Republicans on the committee have demonstrated they are not reliable defenders of our nation's security.

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Clapper: Trump insults are normal now

In an interview with CNN's Alisyn Camerota, Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said that President Trump's insults, such as calling people "leakers" and "liars," don't bother him because they have become normal.

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Key U.S. Democrat suggests contempt proceedings for Bannon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the U.S. House Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday the panel should begin contempt proceedings if Steve Bannon, a former adviser to President Donald Trump, continues to refuse to testify in an investigation of Russia and the 2016 presidential election.

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WH: Trump has seen Democratic memo

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders says President Trump has seen the Democratic intelligence memo, and he met with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to discuss.

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Key Democrat suggests contempt proceedings for Bannon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat in the U.S. House Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday the panel should begin contempt proceedings if Steve Bannon, a former advisor to President Donald Trump, continues to refuse to testify in an investigation of Russia and the 2016 presidential election.

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Bannon will not testify before House committee on Tuesday: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former White House senior strategist Steve Bannon will not testify before the Intelligence Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, two sources said on Monday, despite a subpoena requiring him to appear.

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South Korean intelligence says North Korean hackers possibly behind Coincheck heist: sources

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's intelligence agency told lawmakers North Korean hackers could have been behind the $530 million theft of virtual coins from a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange last month, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.

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Bannon not expected to testify before House committee despite subpoena, source says

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon won't appear before the House Intelligence Committee Tuesday, risking being held in contempt for failing to comply with a subpoena, according to a source close to the process.

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GOP expected to agree to send Democratic memo to Trump

Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee are likely to vote Monday evening to make public the Democratic memo rebutting GOP allegations that the FBI abused surveillance laws, a move that will put the issue back on President Donald Trump's desk this week.

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House intelligence panel to take up Democratic memo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The House Intelligence Committee prepared on Monday to take up a Democratic response to a recently released Republican memo that alleges FBI bias against President Donald Trump, who accused the panel's top Democrat of leaking confidential information.

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Trump Mocks ‘Little Adam Schiff’ as House Democrats Push to Release a Rival Memo

Mr. Trump’s insult comes as Adam Schiff is expected to call for a vote on Monday afternoon for the House Intelligence Committee to release a Democratic rebuttal to the once-secret Republican memo.

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Trump slams 'little Adam Schiff' as Democrats push to release their memo

President Donald Trump jabbed the House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat Monday as Democrats push to release a memo expected to rebut a Republican document of alleged FBI surveillance abuses.

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Chipmaker Nvidia, auto supplier Continental in self-driving tie-up

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Nvidia Corp and German auto supplier Continental AG said on Monday they had teamed up to develop a self-driving system based on the U.S. chipmaker's artificial intelligence platform, underscoring the need for collaboration in the fast-moving industry.

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Trump accuses House intel panel's top Democrat of leaking information

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday accused U.S. Representative Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, of leaking "confidential" information.

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Republicans differ with Trump on whether memo undercuts Russia probe

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Several Republican lawmakers disagreed on Sunday with President Donald Trump's assertion that a memo released last week by the House Intelligence Committee vindicated him in the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

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Former CIA director: Nunes abused his office

Former CIA Director John Brennan scorned House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) for the release of the controversial GOP memo alleging FBI surveillance abuses, calling aspects of the move "exceptionally partisan" and saying Nunes has "abused the office" in refusing to allow Democrats on his panel to make their rebuttal document public.

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House intelligence panel to take up Democratic memo Monday: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Intelligence Committee will consider on Monday whether to release the Democratic rebuttal to a Republican memo that alleged bias at the FBI and Justice Department against President Donald Trump, two sources told Reuters.

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Former CIA Director Brennan says Nunes 'abused his office'

Former CIA Director John Brennan scorned House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes for the release of the controversial GOP memo alleging FBI surveillance abuses, calling aspects of the move "exceptionally partisan" and saying Nunes has "abused the office" in refusing to allow Democrats on his panel to make their rebuttal document public.

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North Korea is using its Berlin embassy to acquire nuclear tech, German intel chief says

North Korea has been acquiring technology for its nuclear weapons program through its Berlin embassy, according to Germany's intelligence chief.

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House intelligence panel takes up Democrats' memo on Monday: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Intelligence Committee plans on Monday to consider the Democratic rebuttal to a Republican memo alleging bias at the FBI and Justice Department against President Donald Trump, two sources told Reuters on Sunday.

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CNN anchor: Are Dems amplifying memo?

CNN's Erin Burnett confronts Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA) about the outcry by Democrats over a controversial GOP memo that alleged FBI abuses of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.

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Donations to Nunes' top Dem challenger just soared

Democrats challenging California Rep. Devin Nunes for his House seat have seen some benefit to the House Intelligence Committee memo alleging the FBI misused its surveillance authority.

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German spy chief alleges North Korea uses Berlin embassy for procurement

BERLIN (Reuters) - North Korea has been using its embassy in Berlin to procure parts for its missile program, the head of Germany's BfV domestic intelligence agency told a German broadcaster.

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Kashyap Patel, Main Author of Secret Memo, Is No Stranger to Quarrels

Mr. Patel, a staff member on the House Intelligence Committee, was once berated by a judge for being a “bureaucrat” who “causes trouble.”

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Nunes hints that there's more to come

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes hinted Friday that there would be additional memos released regarding the committee's investigation into alleged abuse of FISA warrants -- and the next one may look at the State Department.

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Here's what's behind the disputed four-page document and its potential fallout

The buildup is over, and the memo is out. So what does the newly released four-page document from House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes and his committee staff mean for the Russia investigation, key figures at the Justice Department and President Donald Trump?

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Nunes says he didn't read FISA applications

Rep. Devin Nunes, Chairman of the Intelligence Committee admits he did not read the FISA applications before writing the memo.

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Analysis: The memo's most interesting part isTrump's reaction

On Friday, we finally got the much-promised memo crafted by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) that allegedly blows the top off of the "deep state" conspiracy within the Justice Department aimed at discrediting Donald Trump's presidency.

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Watergate reporter: Darkest days since McCarthy

Carl Bernstein, one of the journalists who uncovered the Watergate scandal, reacts to the release of a disputed GOP intelligence memo that alleges FBI abuses of its surveillance authority.

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James Comey responds: That's it?

Former FBI Director James Comey, who was fired by President Trump, responds to the release of the disputed GOP intelligence memo that alleges FBI abuses of its surveillance authority.

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Memo alleges FBI abused its power to obtain surveillance warrant of Trump aide. Intel community disputes this central claim

President Donald Trump has authorized the release of a controversial Republican memo, and has sent word to the House Intelligence Committee the document may be made public, a White House official said.

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Democrats call memo release 'dangerous'

With the approval of President Donald Trump, House Republicans have released a disputed GOP intelligence memo that alleges FBI abuses of its surveillance authority -- and Democratic members of Congress are fuming.

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Read the disputed memo here

House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes, R-California, put together this highly controversial memo, released Friday, alleging the FBI abused its surveillance tools.

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Clapper: Trump tweet is pot calling kettle black

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper reacts to President Trump's tweet slamming law enforcement leaders for politicizing the Nunes memo.

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Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Attacks Devin Nunes, Key Figure in Secret Memo’s Release

Representative Devin Nunes is the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. Kimmel sees him as “not a Trump lap dog. He’s more of a retriever.”

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The 5 big questions before the expected release of a memo written by House GOP staffers faulting the FBI

After days of anticipation, President Donald Trump is expected to signal to the House Intelligence Committee on Friday that he wants a memo written by GOP staffers faulting the FBI over the Russia investigation released.

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Manchin: Nunes 'neutered' confidence in House committee

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) expressed disdain for the hyper-partisanship on the House Intelligence Committee, saying House Intelligence Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes has "neutered" the people's confidence in the committee.

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With Memo, Devin Nunes, Once a Scourge of the Hard Right, Becomes Its Hero

As House Intelligence Committee chairman, Representative Devin Nunes has won praise from party members he once called “lemmings in suicide vests.”

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CIA chief met with Russian counterparts, officials confirm

CIA Director Mike Pompeo did meet with the head of Russia's foreign intelligence agency, an official barred from entering the US under 2014 sanctions, as well as the head of Russia's internal security agency, according to a US official with direct knowledge of the meetings.

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The House Intelligence Committee chairman has emerged as one of President Trump's most effective allies for his ability to confuse and distract

Rep. Devin Nunes barged onto the national political scene in March 2017, when, in his on-again, off-again capacity as top House investigator into Russian election meddling, the California Republican told reporters he'd seen evidence that the intelligence community had gathered -- and inappropriately handled -- information on high-level Trump aides and officials.

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CIA Director Pompeo defends meetings with Russian spy chiefs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - CIA Director Mike Pompeo on Thursday defended the practice of meeting with Russian spy chiefs, following reports that top U.S. intelligence officials last week met a Kremlin spymaster who is under U.S. sanctions.

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Lawmaker says Nunes is acting as agent of the White House

Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL) says House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes is acting as an agent of the White House by refusing to answer questions regarding the memo alleging FBI surveillance abuses.

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Democrat says the version sent to the White House is not the one the House Intelligence Committee voted on

House Intelligence Committee ranking member Adam Schiff is accusing chairman Devin Nunes of sending a different version of the memo alleging FBI surveillance abuses to the White House than what the committee approved.

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Australian government secrets found in second-hand furniture

Australian intelligence officers have delivered safes to two offices of the country's national broadcaster to secure top secret Cabinet documents that were accidentally sold in second-hand furniture.

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Anderson Cooper to Rep. Nunes: You've fooled us once

GOP and White House officials say they aren't sure whether there have been conversations or collaborations between Rep. Devin Nunes and the White House over a controversial Republican intelligence memo. CNN's Anderson Cooper says something similar has happened once before.

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Amazon Wants to Disrupt Health Care in America. In China, Tech Giants Already Have.

While the United States is focused on reining in costs, Chinese tech firms are looking to build the hospital of the future using artificial intelligence.

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Clapper: It looks like obstruction to me

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper says that to him, President Trump asking Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein if Rosenstein he was "on my team" looks like obstruction of justice.

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CNN Exclusive: Are you on my team? Trump asked Rosenstein, sources say

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein visited the White House in December seeking President Donald Trump's help. The top Justice Department official in the Russia investigation wanted Trump's support in fighting off document demands from House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes.

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President met with Justice Department official leading the Russia investigation before his congressional testimony

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein visited the White House in December seeking President Donald Trump's help. The top Justice Department official in the Russia investigation wanted Trump's support in fighting off document demands from House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes.

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FBI expresses 'grave concerns' over Republican memo's accuracy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI said on Wednesday it had "grave concerns" about the accuracy of a top-secret House Intelligence Committee memo alleging anti-Trump bias within the Justice Department, challenging President Donald Trump's pledge to release it.

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Controversial Republican memo to be released quickly: White House official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House plans to release a classified House Intelligence Committee memo that Republicans say shows anti-Trump bias by the FBI and the Justice Department, U.S. President Donald Trump's chief of staff, John Kelly, said on Wednesday.

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Analysis: Why the memo is a big deal

On Monday night, the House Intelligence Committee approved -- on a party line vote -- the public release of a memo alleging a litany of abuses by the FBI and the Justice Department. President Donald Trump now has five days to decide whether or not to allow the memo's release. While no final "OK" has been given, Trump had made little secret of his desire to release the memo.

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Economic Scene: Is the Populist Revolt Over? Not if Robots Have Their Way

Job-killing imports from China gave rise to the dynamics that led to President Trump’s election. Artificial intelligence could provide the next wave.

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Afghan spy chief visits Pakistan in wake of Kabul attacks

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Afghanistan's intelligence chief visited Pakistan on Wednesday, officials said, at a time when tension between the neighbors is simmering over accusations that Pakistan offers a safe haven for Taliban militants.

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Bannon will not testify before U.S. House intel panel on Wednesday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former White House strategist Steve Bannon's return to the U.S. House Intelligence Committee will not take place on Wednesday as expected, Representative Adam Schiff, the panel's top Democrat said on Tuesday.

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Google Brain co-founder raises $175 million fund for AI startups

(Reuters) - Andrew Ng, who formerly led artificial intelligence projects at Alphabet Inc's Google and Chinese firm Baidu Inc, has raised a $175 million fund to invest in AI startups, starting with one of his own aimed at computers detecting defects in products.

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Bernstein: We'll remember this as 'Monday Night Slaughter'

CNN political analyst Carl Bernstein says FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe's departure and a passing vote by the House Intelligence Committee to release a memo alleging FBI misconduct will be remembered as a "Monday Night Slaughter."

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Ex-intel chief: This vote is about protecting the President

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former CIA Director Michael Hayden express concern over the release of a GOP memo alleging the FBI abused surveillance law.

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Pelosi: Memo is 'a total misrepresentation'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi expressed alarm Monday that House Republicans moved to release a memo alleging FBI abuse of surveillance powers, accusing House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes of misleading the public.

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House panel votes to release Republican memo alleging anti-Trump bias

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House Intelligence Committee voted along party lines on Monday to release a classified memo that Republicans say shows anti-Trump bias by the FBI and the Justice Department in seeking a warrant to conduct an intelligence eavesdropping operation.

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House Republicans Vote to Release Secret Memo on Russia Inquiry

Disregarding Justice Department warnings, the House Intelligence Committee will release a secret memo questioning the origins of the Russia investigation.

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Trump declines to impose new Russia sanctions

The Trump administration has declined to impose sanctions against companies and foreign countries doing business with blacklisted Russian defense and intelligence entities.