Exclusive: Russia meddling ... and Pikachu

Russian efforts to meddle in American politics did not end at Facebook and Twitter. A CNN investigation of a Russian-linked account shows its tentacles extended to YouTube, Tumblr and even Pok√©mon Go......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Exclusive: Russia considers extra $17 billion bailout for two rescued banks - sources

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's central bank is considering pumping more than 1 trillion rubles ($17 billion) into two banks it first bailed out last year to shore up their balance sheets, three sources familiar with the discussion told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2018

Exclusive: Another Ukraine? Russia Backs Separatist Politician"s Military Buildup in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Research Shows

New research details an extensive military buildup in Bosnia and Herzegovina, where Russian President Vladimir Putin is supporting the separatist ambitions of a Serbian politician......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 16th, 2018

US hits Russia with new sanctions for election meddling, cyberattacks

Senior security officials said the sanctions target five entities and 19 individuals.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 15th, 2018

Putin on Russia"s meddling in the US election: "I don"t care. I couldn"t care less"

Screenshot via NBC News Russian President Vladimir Putin said he "couldn't care less" that US law-enforcement officials accused Russian nationals and entities of meddling in the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 10th, 2018

Susan Rice reportedly told the White House cyber team to "knock it off" when they tried to combat Russian meddling

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Former President Barack Obama's cyber response team reportedly wanted to strike back hard at Russia when they first learned of its election meddling in the summer of 2016.  But as they began float.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 9th, 2018

Senate investigators want answers from Reddit and Tumblr on Russia meddling

Senate investigators want answers from Reddit and Tumblr on Russia meddling.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 5th, 2018

Russia Claims U.S. Is Meddling in Its Presidential Election and Says It Has Evidence

Russia's deputy foreign minister accused the U.S. of attempting to create chaos to undermine its March election......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 5th, 2018

Russia Election Interference: Trump State Department Has Spent None of $120 Million Allocated to Fight Russian Meddling

The State Department has spent $0 of its allocated $120 million to fight Russian election meddling......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 5th, 2018

Obama Warning on Russia Meddling Was "Watered Down" By Mitch McConnell, Former Aide Claims

Denis McDonough said the statement would have been more robust......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 4th, 2018

Exclusive: U.S. investors seek to acquire Russia"s Rosneft lien in Citgo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of U.S. investors is seeking Washington's approval to acquire the nearly 50 percent collateral in U.S. refiner Citgo held by Russia's largest state-owned energy firm Rosneft, one of the investors said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2018

"It Was A Good Laugh" - German Newspaper Publishes Embarassing "Russian Meddling" Hoax

It had all the trappings of a bombshell report. The German socialists turning against their conservative former allies - and running headlong into the open arms of Russia's Vl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 23rd, 2018

Giving the green signal to Vladimir Putin?

Without firm condemnation from Trump, Russia may carry on meddling in Western democracies with potentially dangerous ramifications.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 22nd, 2018

Bernie Sanders Mirrors Trump, Blames Hillary Clinton for Not Combatting Russian Meddling, Denies It Helped His Campaign

The Vermont senator denied Russia's efforts helped his campaign, despite the special counsel's recent indictment......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 22nd, 2018

Dollar, Bond Yields Drop As Mueller Unveils New Charges In Russia Probe

Just days after he announced charges against 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russian entities for their role in meddling in the US election, Special Counsel Robert Mueller has secured yet another .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 20th, 2018

Trump Hits Out At Obama Over Russia Election Meddling After Apparently Deciding He Now Believes In Investigation

The president appears to have forgotten Obama's reaction to the allegations......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 20th, 2018

Fox News" Shep Smith Smacked Down Trump for Not Going After Russia for Election Meddling

The news host broke down the president's Twitter attacks and lack of condemnation of Russia for election meddling......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 19th, 2018

Facebook Will Use Postcards To Fight Foreign Meddling In U.S. Politics

The goal is to verify that advertisers are in the U.S. and not, for example, Russia. A Facebook executive says the social network will begin using paper postcards to try and stop foreign meddlers--for instance, Russian agents--from buyi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 19th, 2018

Exclusive Interview: Alfa Bank"s Chief Economist On The Outlook For Russia

Exclusive Interview: Alfa Bank"s Chief Economist On The Outlook For Russia.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 19th, 2018

AP Exclusive: Key EU banker accused of bribery, Russia ties

Executives at Latvian bank Norvik say the nation's central bank chief, who was detained Saturday without charges, sought to extort money from their firm for years......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 19th, 2018

Trump Now Claims He Never Said There Was No Meddling By Russia, But He Did

The president has made numerous statements on the subject......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekFeb 18th, 2018