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Trump Hopes To Strip More People Of Security Clearances, Despite Outcry: Report

2 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Officials told The Washington Post Trump believes he looked strong after taking away John Brennan's security clearance.
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Trump Trying To ‘Stifle Free Speech,' Former Intelligence Officials Say

Trump Trying To ‘Stifle Free Speech,' Former Intelligence Officials Say

2 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The rare rebuke comes after the president revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan.
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Former Intel Chiefs: White House Using Security Clearances As A 'Political Tool'

Former Intel Chiefs: White House Using Security Clearances As A 'Political Tool'

2 monthes ago   |   By NPR

About a dozen former officials warn the White House is attempting to stifle free speech by revoking the clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, a vocal critic of the president.
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Man Who Oversaw bin Laden Raid: Take My Clearance, Too

Man Who Oversaw bin Laden Raid: Take My Clearance, Too

2 monthes ago   |   By Newser

President Trump's decision to strip former CIA chief-and frequent Trump critic-John Brennan of his security clearance apparently isn't sitting well in the intelligence community. A dozen former top senior officials, including former CIA chiefs, have signed a letter condemning the move, reports CBS News. "e all agree that...
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Admiral Who Led Bin Laden Raid Tells President Trump to Revoke His Security Clearance, Too

Admiral Who Led Bin Laden Raid Tells President Trump to Revoke His Security Clearance, Too

2 monthes ago   |   By Time

The Navy admiral who oversaw the 2011 mission to kill Osama Bin Laden has criticized President Donald Trump from revoking former CIA director John Brennan's security clearance - saying the President has “humiliated” and “divided” America
Retired Adm. William H. McRaven, a former Navy SEAL and commander of Joint Special Operations Command, wrote an open letter in the Washington Post Thursday in which he asked Trump to revoke his security clearance, as well. McRaven adds to the growing chorus of criticism over Trump's targeting of Brennan and other former intelligence and security officials...
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Trump Says Former Coal Lobbyist Will Be Next EPA Head

Trump Says Former Coal Lobbyist Will Be Next EPA Head

President Trump says he will nominate Andrew Wheeler to be the next administrator of the EPA, an agency that Wheeler has led on an interim basis since July, The Hill reports... Read more ...

Judge Sides With CNN's Acosta Over White House

Judge Sides With CNN's Acosta Over White House

Score one for CNN over the White House. A federal judge on Friday ordered the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of reporter Jim... Read more ...

Trump Writes Answers to Mueller's Questions

Trump Writes Answers to Mueller's Questions

“You always have to be careful answering questions for people who have bad intentions," President Trump said Friday as he told reporters that he has finished drafting answers... Read more ...

2 Democratic Longshots Eye 2020 Race

2 Democratic Longshots Eye 2020 Race

Oprah says she's not interested in running for president in 2020, but one of her friends definitely is. Marianne Williamson, described by Politico as a "spirituality guru and... Read more ...

Prosecutors Mistakenly Reveal Criminal Charges Against Julian Assange

Prosecutors Mistakenly Reveal Criminal Charges Against Julian Assange

A U.S. attorney asked to keep the charges sealed until Assange gets arrested. Read more ...

Florida Officials Order Hand Recount Of Ballots In Tight Senate Race

Florida Officials Order Hand Recount Of Ballots In Tight Senate Race

It's still not clear if Democratic U.S. Senator Bill Nelson or his Republican challenger, Governor Rick Scott, won the race. Read more ...

Gov. Scott Walker On Students Who Gave Nazi Salute: 'They're Idiots.'

Gov. Scott Walker On Students Who Gave Nazi Salute: 'They're Idiots.'

A lackluster response from Wisconsin's governor, who will soon be out of a job. Read more ...

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

Trump Names Mar-A-Lago Member And Handbag Designer As Ambassador

If confirmed, Lana Marks would bring no prior diplomatic experience to her role as the U.S. ambassador to South Africa. Read more ...

Pence, Putin And Bolton Have 'Informal Conversation' At Asian Summit In...

Pence, Putin And Bolton Have 'Informal Conversation' At Asian Summit In Singapore

The two "discussed the upcoming G20 Summit and touched on the issues that will be discussed" when President Trump and Putin attend that meeting, the White House says. (Image... Read more ...

UBS: A UK recession and pound-dollar parity are on the horizon, and Brexit...

UBS: A UK recession and pound-dollar parity are on the horizon, and Brexit risks are rising 'literally' by the minute

Swiss bank UBS warns that the rising likelihood of a no-deal Brexit as Prime Minister Theresa May's deal unravels could see the UK fall into recession next year. "The risks of... Read more ...