As Trump's behavior continues to deteriorate, the threat he poses to the rule of law and the national security of the United States continues to increase.
By Christopher Bing
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A majority of U.S. states has adopted technology that allows the federal government to see inside state computer systems managing voter data or voting devices in order to root out hackers.
President Trump admitted a direct connection between the Russia investigation into possible collusion by his campaign and his revoking of the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan in an interview with the Wall Street Journal late Wednesday night.
Trump's move today may make him feel like a strongman, but it shows how weak he is and it will only make America less safe in the long term.
This is the behavior of an authoritarian, not a president of the United States. Donald Trump has become a clear and present danger to the United States.
Former deputy CIA Director John McLaughlin said that Trump's revoking of John Brennan's security clearance is a signal that he is trying to move the country toward authoritarianism.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders announced that Trump has revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan because he criticized Trump
By Karen Freifeld and Nathan Layne
(Reuters) – Paul Manafort had “a huge dumpster of hidden money” abroad, a prosecutor said on Wednesday, urging a jury to convict the former Trump campaign chief on financial fraud charges based more on a paper trail of evidence than the testimony of a former protege.
The Russians successfully attacked a Democrat who was running against Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) who is the most pro-Putin and pro-Russia member of Congress.
By Karen Freifeld and Nathan Layne
(Reuters) – Paul Manafort lied to “bank after bank after bank” to get loans and falsified his tax returns, a prosecutor said on Wednesday as the former Trump campaign chairman’s trial on financial fraud charges moved toward a close.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House national security adviser John Bolton will meet Russian officials in Geneva next week as a follow-up to the summit meeting that President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin had in Helsinki last month, the White House said.
Rachel Maddow used Trump's attacks on Omarosa and the Manafort trial to expose the dangerous problem of how the Trump administration hires people for the White House.
Omarosa said that Trump knew in advance about the emails that Russia stole from the Clinton campaign before they were leaked.
(Reuters) – An 11-year-old boy managed to hack into a replica of Florida’s election results website in 10 minutes and change names and tallies during a hackers convention, organizers said, stoking concerns about security ahead of nationwide votes.
This is obstruction of justice in plain sight, and it's more evidence that Donald Trump recognizes just how much legal jeopardy he is in.
Trump added more fuel to the Mueller fire when he had Peter Strzok fired instead of following proper FBI disciplinary procedures.
If Democrats take back the House, Leader Nancy Pelosi is ready to hit the ground running to get the truth on Russia while working to advance the Democratic "For the People" agenda on health care, better wages and cleaning up the corruption in D.C., she told Sarah Jones in an exclusive interview.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Monday backed Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the federal Russia investigation, allowing a case to proceed against a Russian company accused of helping fund a propaganda operation to sway the 2016 presidential election in Donald Trump’s favor.
By Nathan Layne, Karen Freifeld and Amanda Becker
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (Reuters) – The head of a small Chicago bank was directly involved in approving $16 million in loans to former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort while seeking Manafort’s help securing a post in the new administration, a witness testified on Friday in Manafort’s fraud trial.
A Chicago bank chief pushed for $16 million in loans to Paul Manafort in return for help landing a post in the incoming Trump administration, a witness testified in the former Trump campaign chairman's federal fraud trial testified on Friday.