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Is Suicide of GOP Operative Key to Russia Probe?

Is Suicide of GOP Operative Key to Russia Probe?Smith committed suicide days after speaking to the Wall Street Journal about receiving Clinton emails from Russian hackers.



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Trump Offers $430,000 Of His Own Money For Aides' Legal Fees In Russian Probe

Trump Offers $  430,000 Of His Own Money For Aides' Legal Fees In Russian ProbeDonald Trump is offering at least $ 430,000 of his own funds to help defray the legal costs of aides amid federal probes into Russian influence in the presidential election.



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Partisan feud undercuts Trump-Russia probe, U.S. Democrats charge

Partisan feud undercuts Trump-Russia probe, U.S. Democrats chargeBy Jonathan Landay and Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats on a congressional panel say members of its Republican majority are trying to sabotage an investigation into suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, raising concerns the two parties will reach contradictory conclusions. Republicans on the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee have coached witnesses, scheduled interviews without first requesting important documents, and many fail to attend witness interviews, four sources close to the investigation said.



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Former Facebook employees regret working for company as Russia election probe continues: 'What have I done?'

Former Facebook employees regret working for company as Russia election probe continues: 'What have I done?'Less than a month before Facebook executives appear in front of US intelligence officials to explain the role their platform played in Russian meddling at the 2016 US election, former employees have come forward and expressed regret at having worked at the company. The social network, used by a quarter of all people on the planet, is at the centre of growing outrage at the scale of the Russian disinformation campaign staged on the platform, and is facing claims it has done little to address the issue. Critics have accused Facebook of failing to properly acknowledge and deal with the Russia problem.



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The Trump-Russia Probe Could Make Clinton President

The Trump-Russia Probe Could Make Clinton PresidentHarvard professor Lawrence Lessig says that if Trump cheated, Clinton deserves payback.



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Ken Starr Predicts Indictments Over Russia Probe

Ken Starr Predicts Indictments Over Russia ProbeThe former special counsel involved in Whitewater-gate said he expected it.



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Police probe letter calling on day care to fire black worker

Police probe letter calling on day care to fire black workerWHITEHALL, Pa. (AP) — Police are investigating an anonymous letter calling on a Pennsylvania day care center to fire a black worker because of her skin color.



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Police probe letter calling on day care to fire black worker

Police probe letter calling on day care to fire black workerWHITEHALL, Pa. (AP) — Police are investigating an anonymous letter calling on a Pennsylvania day care center to fire a black worker because of her skin color.



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Stephen Paddock: Isis insists Las Vegas shooter was 'soldier of caliphate' as authorities probe gunman's motive

Stephen Paddock: Isis insists Las Vegas shooter was 'soldier of caliphate' as authorities probe gunman's motiveIsis has repeated its claim of responsibility for the Las Vegas attack while alleging that Stephen Paddock converted to Islam six months ago. Investigators have not yet confirmed any link between the 64-year-old gunman and the terrorist group, with his girlfriend and relatives claiming he had no religious affiliation and was not an extremist. In a new issue of its Arabic propaganda newspaper, Isis celebrated the worst mass shooting in modern American history with a graphic showing the Mandalay Bay hotel and casino stained blood red.



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Manhattan DA Dropped Criminal Probe Of Trump Kids After Campaign Donation: Report

Manhattan DA Dropped Criminal Probe Of Trump Kids After Campaign Donation: ReportManhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.’s office was busy probing a felony fraud case involving siblings Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump Jr. in 2012.



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