Putin's soccer ball gift to Trump may be bugged, or worse — and the US may never know

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Business Insider—President Donald Trump received a soccer ball from Russian President Vladimir Putin at a their joint press conference in Helsinki, Finland on Monday, and it could be a listening device.  Russia's spycraft and ingenuity is first class, and history is replete with its triumphs in stealing US secrets via bugs. The US can never really know whether or not the ball has been somehow altered, so they should probably stick it in a museum.  President Donald Trump received a soccer ball from Russian...

Putin gave Trump a soccer ball that may have a transmitter chip. Russian President Vladimir Putin gave President Donald Trump an Adidas soccer ball during a news conference last week in Helsinki, Finland -- and the ball may have contained a transmitter chip.