Russia

Pyotr Verzilov, a member of the feminist protest group Pussy Riot speaks during an interview to the Associated Press
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September 13, 2018 - 10:43 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Doctors say a hospitalized member of protest group Pussy Riot may have been poisoned by an overdose of medication. Independent news website Meduza reported Thursday that Pyotr Verzilov's doctors told his relatives that he either overdosed on medicine or was given too much medicine...
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This combination photo made available by the Metropolitan Police on Wednesday Sept. 5, 2018, shows Alexander Petrov, left, and Ruslan Boshirov.
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September 12, 2018 - 11:46 am
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that the two Russians named by Britain as suspects in the spy poisoning case do not work for the military and that there is "nothing criminal" about them. Britain last week charged two alleged agents of Russia's military intelligence agency...
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Donald Trump
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August 23, 2018 - 9:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump downplayed his relationship to Michael Cohen in an interview that aired Thursday, claiming his longtime personal attorney only worked for him part-time and made up "lies" to reduce his legal exposure. "It's called flipping and it almost ought to be illegal...
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August 21, 2018 - 7:57 am
Microsoft said Tuesday it has uncovered new Russian hacking attempts targeting U.S. political groups ahead of the midterm election.
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August 10, 2018 - 8:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- So-called Manhattan Madam Kristin Davis has a date with special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday. Davis gained notoriety for claiming to have supplied high priced prostitutes to then New York Governor Eliot Spitzer. She's been asked to testify before the federal grand jury...
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August 08, 2018 - 3:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States will impose sanctions on Russia for its use of a nerve agent in an attempt to kill a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain. The State Department says Wednesday the sanctions will be imposed on Russia because it used a chemical weapon in violation of...
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Federal Bureau Of Investigation - File
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July 17, 2018 - 11:52 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- NYPD Deputy Commissioner for Intelligence and Counter-Terrorism John Miller spoke with reporters Tuesday about hacking issues in New York and how the NYPD handles such incidents. Miller said countries like Russia, China, and North Korea hack every day. He calls it the new...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the Oval Office of the White House, Monday, July 2, 2018, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 15, 2018 - 2:53 pm
President Donald Trump is setting expectations low for his high-stakes summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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Mar 7, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; Rod Rosenstein testifies at his Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing for Deputy Attorney General.
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July 13, 2018 - 12:37 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Twelve Russian intelligence officers hacked into the Democratic National Committee and the Clinton presidential campaign in the run-up to the 2016 election and released tens of thousands of stolen communications in a brazen effort by a foreign government to meddle in U.S. politics...
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AP Photo/Evan Vucci
July 12, 2018 - 2:21 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An FBI agent whose anti-Trump text messages fueled suspicions of partisan bias said at a bitterly contentious and occasionally chaotic hearing in Congress on Thursday that his work has never been tainted by politics, angrily rejecting Republican allegations that he set out to stop...
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