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Obama cyber chief confirms 'stand down' order against Russian cyberattacks in summer 2016

Obama cyber chief confirms 'stand down' order against Russian cyberattacks in summer 2016Michael Daniel, Obama White House’s chief cyber official testified that proposals he was developing to counter Russia’s attack on the U.S. presidential election were put on a “back burner” after he was ordered to “stand down” his efforts in the summer of 2016.



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Obama official: 'We should have done more' on Russian interference in 2016 election

Obama official: 'We should have done more' on Russian interference in 2016 electionBen Rhodes details the former president's missteps in dealing with the threat of a Russian propaganda campaign.



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Mitt Romney Reveals His 2016 Vote For President

Mitt Romney Reveals His 2016 Vote For PresidentMitt Romney, who is running for the U.S. Senate from Utah, has had a hit-or-



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Oil output could return to October 2016 level, says Russia's Novak

Oil output could return to October 2016 level, says Russia's NovakBy Vladimir Soldatkin MOSCOW (Reuters) – A return to the oil production levels that were in place in October 2016, baseline for the current deal to cut output, is one of the options for easing curbs, Russia’s energy minister said on Saturday. Sources said this week that Saudi Arabia and Russia were discussing raising OPEC and non-OPEC oil production to ease 17 months of strict supply curbs amid concerns that a price rally has gone too far. “When we extended the agreement until the end of 2018, we spoke about such possibilities (of returning to the October 2016 level),” Novak told reporters.



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Lawmakers attend classified briefing about FBI investigation into Trump’s 2016 campaign

Lawmakers attend classified briefing about FBI investigation into Trump’s 2016 campaignCongressional Democrats say the briefing did not offer evidence to support Trump's allegations that an FBI informant was used during his 2016 presidential campaign.



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Lawmakers attend classified briefing about FBI investigation into Trump’s 2016 campaign

Lawmakers attend classified briefing about FBI investigation into Trump’s 2016 campaignCongressional Democrats say the briefing did not offer evidence to support Trump's allegations that an FBI informant was used during his 2016 presidential campaign.



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Foreigners tried to influence the 2016 election – Not just Russia

Foreigners tried to influence the 2016 election – Not just RussiaThe New York Times reports Donald Trump Jr. allegedly met with an Israeli social media specialist and an emissary for the crown princes of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.



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Here Are Some More Of Those Facebook Ads That Russia Ran During The 2016 Election

Here Are Some More Of Those Facebook Ads That Russia Ran During The 2016 ElectionOn Thursday, Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee released the 3,000



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Democrats sue Russia, Trump campaign for alleged 2016 election conspiracy

Democrats sue Russia, Trump campaign for alleged 2016 election conspiracyThe Democratic Party sued the Russian government, U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign and WikiLeaks on Friday, charging that they carried out a wide-ranging conspiracy to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election. In its federal lawsuit in Manhattan, the Democratic National Committee said that top officials in Trump’s campaign conspired with the Russian government and its military spy agency to hurt Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and tilt the election to Trump by hacking Democratic Party computers.



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Bodycam video shows 2016 shootout between Central Florida man and police

Bodycam video shows 2016 shootout between Central Florida man and policeNewly released police footage shows how Deputy Justin Ferrari arrested a man after a shootout, while saving his wife and three children in Central Florida.



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