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Chelsea Manning Released From Jail After Refusing To Testify On WikiLeaks
The former Army analyst said she would continue to refuse to testify before a grand jury about giving documents to WikiLeaks. She might soon go back in jail.
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Julian Assange Sentenced To 50 Weeks In Jail For Breaching Bail
The WikiLeaks founder still faces extradition to the U.S. over leaks of classified information.
House Oversight Committee Investigating White House Security Clearances
The probe is one of the first to target the Trump administration since Democrats took control of the House.
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Reality Winner, National Security Agency Leaker, Thanks Trump For Tweet
The former NSA contractor, sentenced to five years in prison, gave her first TV interview.
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How Much Money Is Security Clearance Worth?
Having access to secret information is a valuable asset.
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Reality Winner, National Security Agency Leaker, Pleads Guilty To Espionage Charge
Winner is the first to be convicted in the Trump era for disclosing classified documents to the media.
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Reality Winner, Accused National Security Agency Leaker, To Change Her Not Guilty Plea
She's expected to accept a plea deal over disclosure of a memo that gave proof of Russia's 2016 meddling in the presidential election.
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Ex-CIA Employee Charged With Leaking Classified Information
By Eric Walsh, Reuters
Joshua Schulte, 29, faces several charges, including criminal copyright infringement and possession of child pornography.
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Former Top Senate Intel Staffer Pleads Not Guilty To Lying To FBI
The FBI had questioned the Senate aide about an investigation into leaks of classified information.
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Trump Lawyer Attended DOJ Meeting On Confidential FBI Informant
Ryan J. Reilly
Emmet Flood, the White House attorney dealing with the Russia probe, was present at a controversial DOJ meeting about the investigation.
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Democrats Weren't Invited To Review Classified Documents On FBI Informant
Republicans have been demanding a look at documents about whether Obama planted a spy in the Trump campaign.
Molly Riley / Reuters
GOP Lawmakers Will Soon Be Allowed To Review Classified Info On Russia Investigation
Trump wants to know whether an FBI informant infiltrated his campaign for political purposes.
Stephen Colbert Celebrates Jared Kushner's Security Downgrade
"The Late Show" host's intelligence on Kushner's loss of "top-secret" access is hilarious.
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The Guy Bringing Mideast Peace Now Can't Read Top Secret Reports About The Place
Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner’s failure to get a top-level security clearance raises questions about how he can do his job.
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Shepard Smith: People Go To Prison For What Jared Kushner Did
As Trump's son-in-law continues to revise his answers, Robert Mueller may be looking over his shoulder, too.
Democrats Erupt After Trump Blocks Rebuttal Memo
"Clearly, he has something to hide," Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says.
DHS Staffer Leaves Sensitive Documents On Airplane, Only To Be Found By CNN Employee
We are not making this up.
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Australia’s National Security Overhaul Worries Press Freedom Advocates
Under the proposed laws, possessing classified information could be seen as espionage.
During Rare Look Inside Her Home, Parents Say Fellow Inmates Stand By Reality Winner
On the day prosecutors say in court that the NSA contractor had written she wanted to "burn the White House down," her parents also stand by their daughter.
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GOP Still Trusts Trump With Classified Intel After He Gave It To Russians
"Sure! No reason not to.” ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
President Trump’s New View On Sharing Classified Information
Remember when the GOP loved to call out Hillary Clinton on her trustworthiness?
Joshua Roberts / Reuters
National Security Adviser Won't Deny Trump Revealed Classified Info To Russian Officials
H.R. McMaster said that “what the president shared was wholly appropriate.”
Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Twitter Explodes Over Donald Trump's Russian #Blabbergate
We've found the leaker, tweets declare.
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