Russia Probe Shifts Focus to Flynn’s Business Partner, Democratic Lawmakers Confident

Former ousted national security adviser, Michael Flynn, is being further investigated for the lobbying work with the Turkish government and Bijan Kian, Flynn’s former business partner, according to an FBI interviewee. Sources close to Flynn’s business ventures told lawmakers to look into whether payments from foreign clients to Flynn and his company, the now-inactive Flynn Intel Group, were lawful, and if this includes payments by three … Continue reading Russia Probe Shifts Focus to Flynn’s Business Partner, Democratic Lawmakers Confident

Baseball Gunman Had List of Republican Lawmakers Names

WASHINGTON, June 16, 2017 — The gunman who seriously wounded Rep. Steve Scalise and three other people, was discovered to have a list of Republican representatives, according to FBI officials. James Hodgkinson died from his wounds. Scalise remains in critical condition on Friday. Investigators have not figured out what the list means, but have briefed lawmakers. The list included Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona, Rep. Jeff … Continue reading Baseball Gunman Had List of Republican Lawmakers Names

Kaliningrad: Russia’s Key to NATO Conflict

Kaliningrad, an exclave of Russia, has been an interesting piece of Russian foreign policy over the last decade. In 2016, it lost its SEZ status for duty free trade and survives almost entirely on monetary injection from Moscow.   Recent military developments have suggested it could be used as a forward operating base to springboard into conflict with one of its NATO neighbors.  Another piece … Continue reading Kaliningrad: Russia’s Key to NATO Conflict

GOP Leader Steve Scalise and 4 others injured During Shooting in Virginia

A gunman identified as James T. Hodgkinson opened fire after arriving at a charity baseball event for members of Congress this morning at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park in Alexandria, Virginia. Hodgkinson injured Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise (R) and four others. Scalise is the House Majority Whip. Hodgkinson was shot by police. Scalise is currently undergoing surgery after being shot in the hip. He is listed in … Continue reading GOP Leader Steve Scalise and 4 others injured During Shooting in Virginia

NSA Points To Russian Hackers Compromising Election

The Intercept’s classified NSA report, published in August 2016, suggest that a Russian Intelligence group hacked into an election hardware vendor in the U.S. The group known as GRU used company data to ‘spear phish’ two campaigns against local government officials that handled absentee ballots associated with elections. The NSA has not released the name of the company. Following the breaking story, the FBI announced … Continue reading NSA Points To Russian Hackers Compromising Election

Grande Returns to Manchester For Benefit Concert

Ariana Grande paid tribute to the city of Manchester, England, on Sunday with an energetic, all-star concert that raised millions for victims of a suicide bombing that tore through her last performance in the city outside of Manchester Arena nearly two weeks ago. Manchester, England was given a spirited benefit concert dedicated to the victims of Islamic terror which perpetrated an attack on May 22 … Continue reading Grande Returns to Manchester For Benefit Concert

Vladimir Putin to Megyn Kelly: “Don’t Worry, Be Happy.”

NBC News Anchor Megyn Kelly hosted the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in which she sat down with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The annual business event discussed topics from oil Russia’s economy, global politics, and business and economic matters across the world. The session also featured leading global figures such as India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, Austria’s Federal Chancellor, and the President of the … Continue reading Vladimir Putin to Megyn Kelly: “Don’t Worry, Be Happy.”

Bradley Manning release

Bradley Manning Freed from Prison

After serving seven years of a 35-year sentence, the person who gave classified information to WikiLeaks has been released from prison. Bradley Manning, now known as Chelsea Manning, received a commuted sentence from President Obama. President Trump during his campaign called Manning an “ungrateful traitor” and said she “should never have been released from prison.” Manning was serving time at the U.S. Disciplinary Barracks at … Continue reading Bradley Manning Freed from Prison

Hacker Seizes Control of 20 Percent of Dark Web

An Anonymous affiliated hacker took control of more than 20% of the dark web. The hack exposed more than 10,000 of the dark web’s secrets. The hack was initiated after the hacker discovered that the service was hosting child pornography websites. The dark web hosts many of the internet’s most criminal websites, including those featuring child pornography, gun and drug sales, and assassins-for-hire. The hacker … Continue reading Hacker Seizes Control of 20 Percent of Dark Web