Russia Headlines

  • WATCH: Trump says he's finished answering Mueller's questions in Russia probe

    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos proposes new campus sexual assault guidelines.

    ABC News
  • Trump's attorney general appointment challenged at Supreme Court

    The fight over President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general has reached the U.S. Supreme Court, with lawyers in a pending gun rights case set to ask the justices on Friday to decide if the action was lawful.

    U.S.
  • Prosecutors in talks with accused Russian agent to resolve case -...

    U.S. prosecutors and defence lawyers are in talks potentially to resolve a criminal case accusing gun-rights activist Maria Butina of acting as a Russian agent to infiltrate a pro-gun rights organisation in the United States and influence U.S. foreign policy toward Russia.

    IN
  • U.S. House Republican to subpoena ex-FBI head Comey, ex-AG Lynch

    The outgoing chairman of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee is planning to issue subpoenas compelling former FBI Director James Comey and former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch to be deposed about their decision-making ahead of the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a House Democratic aide told Reuters on Friday.

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  • House Republicans ready subpoenas for James Comey, Loretta Lynch

    The Republican-led House Judiciary Committee, in its final days in power, is planning to issue subpoenas to former FBI Director James Comey and President Barack Obama's attorney general Loretta Lynch, according to a source with knowledge of the subpoenas. The source said the committee chairman, Republican Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia, plans to issue the subpoenas on Monday for Comey to appear for a closed-door deposition on November 29 and for Lynch to appear on December 5. The interviews are...

    WPLG
  • Erdogan, Trump agree all aspects of Khashoggi case must be uncovered: Turkish presidency

    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed in a phone call on Friday that all aspects of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi should be uncovered, the Turkish presidency said.

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  • EU Risks Dangerous Blowback by Undermining Iran Sanctions

    Since the election of President Donald Trump, the European Union and the United States have increasingly disagreed on Iran policy. The divergence widened in May... Read More The post EU Risks Dangerous Blowback by Undermining Iran Sanctions appeared first on The Daily Signal.

    The Daily Signal
  • U.S. House Republican to subpoena ex-FBI head Comey, ex-AG Lynch

    The outgoing chairman of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee is planning to issue subpoenas compelling former FBI Director James Comey and former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch to be deposed about their decision-making ahead of the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a House Democratic aide told Reuters on Friday.

    U.S.
  • Ship traffic, November 19

    Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP FROM PORT Blue Baie Long Beach SCK CMA CGM Rhone Los Angeles OAK Daniel K. Inouye Philadelphia OAK Georhia Highway San Diego RCH Hannover Bridge Los Angeles OAK Kauai Seattle OAK NYK Meteor Vancouver, B.C. OAK Due to depart today SHIP TO PORT APL Merlion Fuqing, China OAK CAP Jervic Seattle OAK Gudrun Maersk Vostochnyy, Russia OAK Hyundai Busan Busan, South Korea OAK NYK Delphinus Tokyo OAK NYK Romulus Seattle OAK Source: S.F. Marine Exc

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  • Ship traffic, November 17

    Ship traffic Due to arrive today SHIP FROM PORT CAP Patton Long Beach OAK Ever Lambent Los Angeles OAK Hyundai Busan Long Beach OAK MSC Caterina Long Beach OAK President Truman Los Angeles OAK Wisteria Ace San Diego BNC YM Mutuality Los Angeles OAK Due to depart today SHIP TO PORT CAP Patton Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico OAK Colombo Express Qingdao, China OAK Ever Libra Tokyo OAK Island Spirit Port Unknown SCK Maersk Evora Vostochnyy, Russia OAK NYK Aquarius Busan, South Korea SFO Wisteria Ace Irago,...

    SFGate
  • Key facts about APEC host Papua New Guinea

    Papua New Guinea hosts leaders from Pacific Rim countries, including the United States, Russia and China, this weekend in a coming-out party for the jungle-clad nation

    Washington Post
  • Trump says he's written answers to Mueller questions

    President Donald Trump said Friday he was personally crafting the answers to special counsel Robert Mueller and denied he was agitated by the state of the probe. "I write the answers. My lawyers don't write answers. I write answers. I was asked a series of questions. I've answered them very easily -- very easily. I'm sure they're tripped up, because you know they like to catch people," Trump told reporters gathered for a bill signing. He said he hasn't submitted them, but that he's just finished...

    WPLG
  • U.S. government agencies hit by ‘spear phishing’ attempts by suspected Russian hackers

    The "spear phishing" attempts began on Wednesday, sending email messages purported to come from a department public affairs official.

    Global News
  • Russians impersonating U.S. State Department aide in hacking campaign: researchers

    Hackers linked to the Russian government are impersonating U.S. State Department employees in an operation aimed at infecting computers of U.S. government agencies, think tanks and businesses, two cybersecurity firms told Reuters.

    U.S.
  • US negotiating possible resolution in Russian agent case

    New court papers reveal that a woman accused of being a Russian agent is in negotiations with federal prosecutors about a "potential resolution" to her case. Lawyers for Maria Butina and federal prosecutors in Washington made the disclosure in a joint filing Friday. It's the first...

    ABC News
  • Trump says he finished his written answers in Russia probe

    President Donald Trump on Friday said he had completed his written answers for Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election, but had not yet submitted them to Mueller's office.

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  • Trump says he answered written questions in Mueller probe

    President Donald Trump said Friday that he has answered written questions from special counsel Robert Mueller but hasn't yet submitted them. Trump told reporters in the Oval Office that he answered the questions "very easily" this week about the special counsel's ongoing probe into 2016...

    ABC News
  • Prosecutors in talks with accused Russian agent Butina to resolve case-filing

    Prosecutors and defense lawyers are in talks to potentially resolve a criminal case accusing gun-rights activist Maria Butina of acting as a Russian agent to infiltrate a pro-gun rights organization in the United States and influence U.S. foreign policy toward Russia.

    U.S.