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Accused Russian agent Butina met with Treasury, and Fed officials

Accused Russian agent Butina met with Treasury, and Fed officials

The two meetings, which have not been previously reported, reveal that Butina sought a wider circle of high-powered connections.

  • by Sarah N. Lynch

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Woman dead, 13 injured in Toronto restaurant strip shooting
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Mass shooting

Woman dead, 13 injured in Toronto restaurant strip shooting

One woman is dead and at least 13 others, including a young girl, were injured after being shot outside a restaurant in the Canadian city of Toronto.

  • by Melissa Cunningham
Justine Damond's family to file US civil lawsuit
Tragedy

Justine Damond's family to file US civil lawsuit

The family of Australian life coach Justine Damond Ruszczyk, who was shot dead by a Minneapolis police officer, will file a civil lawsuit in the US.

  • by Peter Mitchell
After Helsiniki, Congress faces a new charge with Trump: complicity
Russia probe

After Helsiniki, Congress faces a new charge with Trump: complicity

In the nearly two years since Russia attacked the US democratic process, congressional Republicans have played conflicting roles in the drama.

  • by Nicholas Fandos and Sheryl Gay Stolberg
'Ridiculous': Ex-Trump aide Carter Page denies working for Russia
Russia probe

'Ridiculous': Ex-Trump aide Carter Page denies working for Russia

Carter Page, a former campaign aide to President Donald Trump, denied assertions levelled by federal investigators.

  • by John Fritze and Brad Heath
Trump claims his campaign was spied on illegally and FBI misled courts
Donald Trump

Trump claims his campaign was spied on illegally and FBI misled courts

The President was reacting after the Justice Department released a classified application to wiretap ex-Trump campaign adviser, suspected of being a Russian agent.

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Over the moon: NASA celebrates 60 years of space age
Space

Over the moon: NASA celebrates 60 years of space age

The 60th anniversary of the US space agency comes as it faces huge challenges and the search for a new, inspiring vision.

  • by Christina Horsten
Gunman arrested at LA supermarket after taking hostages
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Crime

Gunman arrested at LA supermarket after taking hostages

Police believe the man in the standoff shot his grandmother and girlfriend before firing at officers during a pursuit, then crashing outside the supermarket.

US security chief scrambles to save his job after Trump-Putin crack
Donald Trump

US security chief scrambles to save his job after Trump-Putin crack

Daniel Coats laughed when told Donald Trump had invited Vladimir Putin to Washington. Now he says he meant no disrespect towards the President.

  • by Shane Harris
Trump says Cohen taping him 'totally unheard of and perhaps illegal'
Donald Trump

Trump says Cohen taping him 'totally unheard of and perhaps illegal'

President Donald Trump on Saturday denied any wrongdoing a day after reports that his one-time attorney Michael Cohen had recorded them both discussing buying the rights to a story by a woman who said she had an affair with Trump.

Trump's cave-in to Putin just gobsmacking
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Donald Trump

Trump's cave-in to Putin just gobsmacking

Here was Trump, the most infamously bellicose blow-hard on the planet, turned into a simpering supplicant at the feet of Vladimir Putin. How could this be the same man?

  • by Peter FitzSimons