Russia meddling

Sessions to face questions on Russia, Comey in high-stakes Senate hearing

Sessions' testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. (1830 GMT), has the potential for high drama as the Russia probe continues to dominate U.S. politics, sidelining President Donald Trump's domestic agenda, according to Reuters. The former Republican

Former FBI director Comey ‘asked not to be left alone with Trump’

It is one of a slew of allegations relating to Donald Trump and an investigation into alleged Russian involvement in the 2016 US election, according to the BBC. It comes ahead of the former FBI chief's testimony to the Senate on Thursday. "I

F.B.I. Director James Comey Is Fired by Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday fired the director of the F.B.I., James B. Comey, abruptly terminating the top official leading a criminal investigation into whether Mr. Trump’s advisers colluded with the Russian government to steer the outcome of the 2016 presidential

Devin Nunes steps down from US election Russian hacking probe

House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes is now himself under investigation by the House Ethics Committee. The panel is looking into claims that the Republican disclosed classified intelligence, Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. Mr Nunes called the charges "entirely false"

Blackwater founder held secret Seychelles meeting to establish Trump-Putin back channel – report

The United Arab Emirates arranged a secret meeting in January between Blackwater founder Erik Prince and a Russian close to President Vladi­mir Putin as part of an apparent effort to establish a back-channel line of communication between Moscow and President-elect Donald Trump,

Trump’s Top Aide Flynn Hid Income From Russian Companies: White House

In a financial disclosure form signed by Flynn on March 31, the former White House official listed speaking engagements to Russian entities, including the Kremlin-funded RT TV and Volga-Dnepr Airlines, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Reuters. The form does not say how

Fired Trump aide Michael Flynn wants immunity to testify on Russia allegations

Robert Kelner says his client "has a story to tell", but needs to guard against "unfair prosecution", Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. Congress is investigating the allegations, with one senator warning of Kremlin "propaganda on steroids". Mr Flynn was sacked

Russia ‘tried to hijack US election’, says US senator

As the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing opened, its Republican chairman also warned: "We are all targets of a sophisticated and capable adversary", Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. US intelligence agencies believe Russia tried to help Donald Trump win in November

20 people to be questioned at US Senate intelligence committee hearing over Russia interference in 2016 election

"This one is one of the biggest investigations the Hill has seen in my time here," Chairman Richard Burr, a North Carolina Republican, said at a news conference with committee vice-chairman Mark Warner. Burr's been in the Senate since 2005, and served

Trump son-in-law to be questioned on Russians by U.S. Senate panel

The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, confirmed a New York Times report that the panel wants to question Kushner. The official said the committee will make an announcement later in the day, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Reuters. Kushner, an adviser