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Russian Propaganda Targeted U.S. Military Veterans and Troops on Social Media

Russia exploited social media to target veterans and active duty military personnel — and pro-Trump users helped facilitate it. Russia exploited social…
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Facebook employees ’embedded’ in Trump campaign digital media operation

Republican Facebook employees embedded with the Trump campaign to help the then-candidate fine tune ads on the platform, according to…
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Mueller’s Russia probe is now looking into the “pee tape” dossier

Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into Russian meddling in the U.S. election is now looking into the explosive dossier that…
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‘Trump dossier’ on Russia links now part of special counsel’s probe: sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The special counsel investigating whether Russia tried to sway the 2016 U.S. election has taken over FBI…
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Rep. Dana Rohrabacher met in Moscow with Natalia Veselnitskaya two months before she met with Donald Trump Jr.

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher met with the Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya during a 2016 trip to Moscow, a previously undisclosed tête-à-tête that…
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Russian-generated Facebook posts pushed Trump as ‘only viable option’

Several anti-immigrant messages with an explicit pro-Trump slant are included among the 3,000 pieces of Russian-linked political content Facebook plans…
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Federal government notifies 21 states of election hacking

The federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year’s presidential…
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Sean Spicer filled ‘notebook after notebook’ on Trump campaign and White House meetings — and it could have major implications for the Russia investigation

Sean Spicer takes notes as President Donald Trump and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg hold a news conference at the White…
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Some Quick Thoughts On the Manafort Surveillance.

At least two former Trump campaign officials were surveilled under FISA warrants. CNN is reporting that at various times from…