U.S. drops case against Russian firm accused of 2016 election meddling

World Mar 17, 2020

U.S. drops case against Russian firm accused of 2016 election meddling

The U.S. Justice Department abruptly dropped its criminal case Monday against the company controlled by a confident of Russian President Vladimir Putin that allegedly funded the campaign to meddle in the 2016 elections. Just weeks before the trial was to begin, the Justice department announced ...

Ukraine did not meddle in 2016 U.S. election, says Zelenskiy

World / Crime & Legal Nov 27, 2019

Ukraine did not meddle in 2016 U.S. election, says Zelenskiy

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that his country interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, rubbishing a conspiracy theory promoted by some allies of U.S. President Donald Trump. Zelenskiy, elected in April, told reporters that Ukraine did not interfere in the elections ...

Trump administration renews efforts on probe into Clinton emails

World / Politics Sep 29, 2019

Trump administration renews efforts on probe into Clinton emails

Donald Trump's administration is amping up an investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails, The Washington Post reported Saturday, breathing new life into a pet issue used by the president to rail against his opponent during the 2016 elections. The question of whether Clinton improperly used a ...