Trump team limits press briefings' time and subjects

/ | Jun 21, 2017

Trump team limits press briefings' time and subjects

U.S. President Donald Trump’s White House is putting the “brief” in press briefings. Sean Spicer, the embattled press secretary, spoke for 30 minutes Tuesday and didn’t answer a number of basic questions, including whether the president believes Russia interfered in the 2016 election and ...

No bond for woman accused of leaking top-secret documents

Jun 9, 2017

No bond for woman accused of leaking top-secret documents

A federal judge says a young woman charged with leaking classified U.S. documents to a reporter will remain in jail until her trial. Prosecutors successfully argued Thursday that 25-year-old Reality Winner might possess more stolen government secrets and that she might be a flight ...

Jun 3, 2017

Ex-spy says NSA did mass surveillance during Utah Olympics

A former top spy agency official who was the target of a government leak investigation says the National Security Agency conducted blanket surveillance in Salt Lake City during the 2002 Winter Olympics in Utah, according to court documents. Ex-NSA official Thomas Drake wrote in ...