• The Biggest Takeaways From Mueller's Indictment of Russian Intel Officers

    2 monthes ago - By Slate

    Special counsel Robert Mueller released an indictment on Friday of 12 Russian intelligence officers, accusing them of hacking the Democratic National Committee, the Hillary Clinton campaign, and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
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  • U.S. accuses Russian spies of 2016 election hacking, summit looms

    2 monthes ago - By Politicus USA

    By David Shepardson and Warren Strobel WASHINGTON - A federal grand jury on Friday charged 12 Russian intelligence officers with hacking Democratic computer networks in 2016, in the most detailed U.S. accusation yet that Moscow meddled in the presidential election to help Republican Donald Trump. The indictment, which alleges a wide-ranging conspiracy involving sophisticated...
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  • Caught red-handed: Lessons from the just-announced indictments of 12 Russian operatives for hacking Democrats in 2016

    2 monthes ago - By NY Daily News

    It is painful but necessary to admit: We, the members of the news media, were had. With the detailed federal indictments of 12 Russian intelligence officers for orchestrating an elaborate plot to hack the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign, the evidence is all but unassailable...
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  • These prominent conservatives shared stolen material from Russian intelligence

    These prominent conservatives shared stolen material from Russian intelligence

    2 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    Special counsel Robert Mueller's Friday indictment of 12 Russian intelligence agents for hacking Hillary Clinton's campaign and the servers of the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 election mentioned two notorious Twitter accounts that were amplified by several prominent conservatives: Guccifer 2.0 and DCLeaks.
    Trump adviser Roger Stone has acknowledged communicating with Guccifer 2.0 during the 2016 campaign, but that account denied any connection to Russia. U.S. intelligence, however, assessed “with high confidence” that Russian intelligence was behind both DCLeaks and...
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  • U.S. indictments show technical evidence for Russian hacking accusations

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. indictments against a dozen Russian intelligence officers on Friday provided detailed technical evidence to back up allegations of Russian hacking and leaking of information to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
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  • Moscow now accused of US election meddling, in indictment

    2 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - Twelve Russian military intelligence officers hacked into the Clinton presidential campaign and Democratic Party, releasing tens of thousands of stolen and politically damaging communications, in a sweeping conspiracy by the Kremlin to meddle in the 2016 U.S. election, according to a grand jury indictment announced days before President Donald Trump's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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  • Week In Politics: 12 Russian Cyberspies Charged With Attack On 2016 Election

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    NPR's Ailsa Chang is joined by E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution, and Ben Domenech, the publisher of The Federalist, to discuss the indictment of 12 Russians involved in campaign hacking and President Trump's upcoming summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
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  • Justice Department Charges Russian Cyberspies With Attack On 2016 Election

    Justice Department Charges Russian Cyberspies With Attack On 2016 Election

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    The Justice Department announced Friday that a new indictment had been unsealed against 12 Russians connected to hacking of Democratic Party and other targets.
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  • 12 Russian Intelligence Officers Indicted For Hacking In 2016 Election

    2 monthes ago - By CBS

    WASHINGTON - The Justice Department has announced charges against 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking offenses during the 2016 presidential election.
    The indictments were announced Friday by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as part of the ongoing special counsel probe into potential coordination between the Trump campaign and Russia.
    The Russians were accused of hacking into the computer networks of the Democratic National Committee and the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton.
    Before Friday, 20 people and three companies had been charged in the Mueller investigation...
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