A Russian man on Friday pleaded not guilty to charges he hacked three U.S. technology companies, potentially compromising personal details of more than 100 million users, including on LinkedIn, after being extradited from the Czech Republic.
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On the ground @ Washington IAD Russian Special Flight Squadron IL96 RA96023 RSD037
Monica Lewinsky special prosecutor weighs in on Stormy Daniels — says DOJ needs to evaluate whether a special counsel should be tapped to probe hush money claims.
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A boy has been hospitalized after police say he was shot in Northwest D.C. The shooting happened around 5 a.m. in the 5900 block of 13th Street
Staff of the U.S. consulate in Russia's second-largest city the Russian government ordered to shut down prepare to wind up its operations
Russian foreign ministry says it has summoned the envoys of foreign states which expelled Russian diplomats and they will be handed notes of protest and informed of Russia's retaliatory measures
Amid the military tensions over the South China Sea, China and the US are coordinating Secretary Mattis' visit to China, China's Ministry of National Defense said at a regular press conference, adding that other exchange programs between the two militaries are proceeding smoothly
Amazon cuts ties with top Washington lobbying firms: Bloomberg
Japan PM to raise North Korean abductions in Trump summit
Man arrested multiple times for skipping out on pricey restaurant tabs in D.C.
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: We've seen Russia again and again misinform, use disinformation, claiming that little green men went into Ukraine, denying responsibility for the downing of MH17. Russia is known for its disinformation campaigns.
Special counsel Robert Mueller pushed for former Trump campaign deputy Rick Gates' help to investigate collusion - CNN
"Trump's national security advisers spent months trying to convince him to sign off on a plan to supply new U.S. weapons to UkraineYet when the president finally authorized the major policy shift, he told his aides not to publicly tout his decision."
: Washington spent trillions building up foreign countries while allowing OUR OWN infrastructure to fall into a state of total disrepair. No more. It's time to REBUILD, and we will do it with American WORKERS, American GRIT, and American PRIDE.
: JOBS, JOBS, JOBS. Unemployment claims have fallen to a 45-year low. Together, we are making the economy great again.
: We are going to REBUILD our crumbling infrastructure, and there is no better place to begin this campaign than in the Great State of Ohio. A tremendous honor to be here today at a state-of-the-art training site, where the skills of the American Worker are forged and refined.
"I'm limited in my ability to talk about it" says @ChiefPentSpox on transgender policy "You have to remember that what was posted was a recommendation"
Russia orders out 60 U.S. diplomats over spy poisoning affair
"We're not gonna pay a trillion dollars to be in the Paris Accordthat was a disaster for this country." says @POTUS
: "We spend billions of dollars in other countries maintaining their borders, and we can't maintain our borders in our own country. Is there something a little bit wrong with that?"
Pentagon silent on transgender policy the Trump administraton released last week
: "In recent years, Americans have watched as Washington spent trillions and trillions of dollars building up foreign countries while allowing our own country's infrastructure to fall into a state of total disrepair."
Russia to respond in kind in diplomatic row over ex-spy, to shut U.S. consulate
"North and South Korea. 32,000 soldiers. Their finest equipment, barbed wire all over the place. We protect that whole thing." says @POTUS
: "African-American unemployment has reached the lowest levels ever recorded. Hispanic-American unemployment rate has also reached the lowest levels ever recorded. And wages are rising at the fastest level in more than a decade."
: "We're keeping our promises and the results are in. Three million new jobs since Election Day."
: "We're moving along very nicely with North Korea, we'll see what happens."
: "Hispanic-American unemployment has also reached the lowest levels ever recorded."
: "We've stood up for the American workers by finally cracking down on unfair trade that steals our jobs and plunders our wealth."
: "We've unleashed American energy independence. Energy exports are at a record high and foreign imports are at their lowest level in much more than a decade."
: "We need walls. We started building our wall We're getting that sucker built."
: "People said, 'oh has he given up on the wall?' I never give up.' We have $1.6 billion toward the wall."
Russian foreign ministry expresses concern about Poland's "progressive militarisation" following the announcement of an anti-missile deal with the US
: "We've eliminated a record number of job-killing regulations, that's why [companies are] coming back."
: "Joined by our friends here in Ohio, my administration is fighting every day to protect, defend and grow American jobs."
: "American workers are truly the best in the world. Right? The best."
U.S. 'pleased' after Koreas set date for summit
FBI looked into Trump plans to build hotel in Latvia with Putin supporter
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A teenager has been arrested after authorities said he carjacked and raped a woman before forcing her to take off all her clothes and jump into the frigid waters of the Anacostia River. Officials said 17-year-old Troy Ashley, who has been charged as an adult, attacked the woman the evening of March 21 in the 3200 block of Buena Vista Terrace in Southeast D.C.
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Several people were injured after a major crash on Rock Creek Parkway in Northwest, D.C. Emergency crews have closed all access points leading into the Parkway between Virginia Avenue and Beach Drive Northwest due to the crash
: I have stated my concerns with Amazon long before the Election. Unlike others, they pay little or no taxes to state and local governments, use our Postal System as their Delivery Boy (causing tremendous loss to the U.S.), and are putting many thousands of retailers out of business.
Pakistan FM spox Faisal says: "We have shared locations of safe heavens of groups includ TTP, JuA, Lashkar-e-Islam, Daesh, wid Afghan, US authorities on many occasions, however, our concerns have not yet been addressed. These terror groups are involved in raids on our military posts"
Senior Palestinian officials lash out at the U.S. ambassador in Israel for reportedly warning that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas could become irrelevant if he keeps shunning the U.S. as a Mideast broker
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@ashrafghani: I'm very pleased to have received a delegation of members of the U.S. House of Representatives led by @NancyPelosi in ARG today. We discussed economic development, elections, counter terrorism and counter narcotics and women inclusion in peace process and leadership positions
US diplomat in Islamabad for talks on Afghanistan
U.S. upbeat about fast NAFTA deal, Canada says much work is left
China's Commerce Ministry calls on U.S. to discard a tariff plan it warns might set off a chain reaction that could disrupt global trade
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Pakistan-US diplomacy quietly continues: US Ambassador in Islamabad meets with Pakistan foreign secretary
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Saudi's Crown Prince Mohammedbin Salman met with former US Secretary of State John Kerry
Seoul stresses currency deal with U.S. on separate track