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December 12, 2017 1:46 PM Italian prosecutors seek to shelve Hacking Team breach case

Italian prosecutors seek to shelve Hacking Team breach case A legal document obtained by The Associated Press says that Italian prosecutors want to drop their investigation into the 2015 breach of surveillance company Hacking Team, leaving a question mark over a dramatic leak which embarrassed intelligence figures across the globe. A redacted, three-page 16

December 11, 2017 6:24 PM NASA to make major announcement Thursday, will reveal new Kepler discovery

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope has gazed at more than 150,000 stars and continues to transmit back data that leads to important discoveries of celestial objects in our galaxy, including first-time observations of planets outside our solar system. (Credits: NASA/Ames Research Center/Wendy Stenzel) NASA has announced it will make an announcement surrounding 30

December 10, 2017 11:57 AM Pope urges nuclear disarmament, climate-change solutions

Pope urges nuclear disarmament, climate-change solutions Pope Francis is calling for a world without nuclear arms and for effective measures to combat climate change. Addressing the faithful Sunday in St. Peter's Square, he stressed what he called "the strong link between human rights and nuclear disarmament." Francis said working to protect the dignity 21

December 8, 2017 2:45 AM Judge in Michael Flynn case recuses himself

Rep. Cummings says a credible whistleblower claims that then-national security adviser Michael Flynn exchanged texts with a former business associate on Inauguration Day to say a nuclear project involving Russia was 'good to go'; chief intelligence correspondent Catherine Herridge reports. The judge overseeing former national security adviser Michael 28

December 7, 2017 10:25 PM Manafort's work on draft op-ed does not violate gag order: defense lawyer

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager Paul Manafort did not violate a court gag order when he helped edit an opinion piece about his political work in Ukraine, his defense lawyer Kevin Downing said in a court filing on Thursday. The filing comes after prosecutors working for Special Counsel Robert Mueller earlier this week said they could 25

December 7, 2017 2:21 AM Donald Trump Jr. Refuses to Discuss Father-Son Talk With Investigators

President’s son invoked attorney-client privilege when asked by congressional investigators about conversation held after revelations of a 2016 meeting with a Russian attorney WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump’s eldest son on Wednesday refused to discuss with congressional investigators a father-son conversation earlier this year about how to handle 20

December 5, 2017 7:32 PM Why the U.S. Considers North Korea’s Kim a ‘Rational Actor’

Intelligence and military agencies shape policy around conclusion that Korean dictator is rational WASHINGTON—U.S. intelligence and military officials believe Kim Jong Un is a rational actor, a conclusion that for now is guiding Washington’s approach to the North Korean leader as he risks economic sanctions and military reprisals to build nuclear weapons 24

December 5, 2017 6:01 PM The Latest: FBI escorting Kentucky fugitive from Honduras

Officials in Honduras say a fugitive Kentucky lawyer who disappeared six months ago after pleading guilty to massive Social Security fraud is on his way back to the United States. Eric Conn was handed over to the FBI on Tuesday, a day after his capture by a SWAT team as he came out of a restaurant in the coastal city of La Ceiba. Spokesman Jorge Galindo 40

December 4, 2017 11:57 PM Prosecutors: Manafort wrote op-ed with man linked to Russian intelligence

Federal prosecutors are opposing Paul Manafort's request to be released from house arrest on bail, citing his recent efforts to co-write an opinion piece about his work in Ukraine with a person believed to have ties to Russian intelligence — and publish the piece anonymously. Prosecutors filed an objection in federal court Monday that said, "Manafort 24

November 30, 2017 7:19 AM Pakistan: US missiles kill 3 militants near Afghan border

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan – Pakistani intelligence officials say a suspected U.S. drone strike has hit a militant compound near the Afghan border, killing three militants. Two officials say the unmanned drone fired two missiles at the Ghazni compound of the militant Haqqani network's commander Abdur Rasheed early in the morning on Thursday. The network 21