JFK files: Thousands released but Trump holds back others
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JFK files: Thousands released but Trump holds back others

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump blocked the release of hundreds of records on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, bending to CIA and FBI appeals, while the National Archives came out Thursday night with a hefty cache of others. “I have no choice,” Trump said in a memo, citing “potentially irreversible harm” to … Continue reading

Flynn turns over documents to panel probing Russia, Trump
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Flynn turns over documents to panel probing Russia, Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn turned over about 600 pages of documents Tuesday to the Senate intelligence committee as part of its investigation into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election, according to a congressional aide. The aide said the committee’s investigators immediately began reviewing the information to determine the extent … Continue reading

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Secrets have long slipped into State Department email

WASHINGTON (AP) — During the 2012 attack on U.S. facilities in Benghazi, Libya, State Department officials in Washington were emailing one another with updates in real time. Embedded in those messages were nuggets of classified information, including an apparent reference to a CIA facility that was a closely guarded secret. When the emails were released … Continue reading

Rand Paul threatens filibuster to block anti-terrorism act
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Rand Paul threatens filibuster to block anti-terrorism act

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is vowing to “everything possible” to terminate the terrorism-era Patriot Act, but the Republican presidential hopeful concedes that it may not be enough. Paul on Monday lashed out at the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of American citizen phone records in the name of preventing acts of terrorism. … Continue reading