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  • Russia took the step after the U.S. Senate on Thursday sent a breath-taking signal that it does not trust Trump on Russia by passing a bill that imposes new sanctions on Moscow and ties the president's hands if he seeks to ease them. "have taken Trump's measure and while they are willing to exploit his goofy fixation on Putin and naive sense you can do deals with...

  • Russia took the step after the U.S. Senate on Thursday sent a breath-taking signal that it does not trust Trump on Russia by passing a bill that imposes new sanctions on Moscow and ties the president's hands if he seeks to ease them. "have taken Trump's measure and while they are willing to exploit his goofy fixation on Putin and naive sense you can do deals with...

  • *Russia hits back after U.S. Senate sanctions vote. President Donald Trump will sign legislation that imposes sanctions on Russia, the White House said on Friday, after Moscow ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff in retaliation for the measures and said it was seizing two U.S. diplomatic properties. The legislation was in part a response...

  • Russia took the step after the U.S. Senate on Thursday sent a breath-taking signal that it does not trust Trump on Russia by passing a bill that imposes new sanctions on Moscow and ties the president's hands if he seeks to ease them. "have taken Trump's measure and while they are willing to exploit his goofy fixation on Putin and naive sense you can do deals with...

  • Russia took the step after the U.S. Senate on Thursday sent a breath-taking signal that it does not trust Trump on Russia by passing a bill that imposes new sanctions on Moscow and ties the president's hands if he seeks to ease them. "have taken Trump's measure and while they are willing to exploit his goofy fixation on Putin and naive sense you can do deals with...

  • *Russia hits back after U.S. Senate sanctions vote. MOSCOW, July 28- Russia on Friday ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff in retaliation for a new round of U.S. sanctions, and said it was seizing two U.S. diplomatic properties. The legislation was in part a response to conclusions by U.S. intelligence agencies that Russia meddled in the 2016...

  • LAS VEGAS, July 28- Hackers attending this weekend's Def Con hacking convention in Las Vegas were invited to break into voting machines and voter databases in a bid to uncover vulnerabilities that could be exploited to sway election results. "We encourage you to do stuff that if you did on election day they would probably arrest you," said Johns Hopkins computer...

  • LAS VEGAS, July 28- Hackers attending this weekend's Def Con hacking convention in Las Vegas were invited to break into voting machines and voter databases in a bid to uncover vulnerabilities that could be exploited to sway election results. Fears of digital election interference have grown since the end of last year, when top U.S. intelligence agencies said...

  • MOSCOW, July 28- Russia on Friday ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff in retaliation for a new round of U.S. sanctions, and said it was seizing two U.S. diplomatic properties. Moscow's decision, which had echoes of the Cold War, was announced by the Foreign Ministry a day after the U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved new sanctions on Russia.

  • *Russia hits back after U.S. Senate sanctions vote. MOSCOW, July 28- Russia on Friday ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff in retaliation for a new round of U.S. sanctions, and said it was seizing two U.S. diplomatic properties. Moscow's decision, which had echoes of the Cold War, was announced by the Foreign Ministry a day after the U.S. Senate...

  • LAS VEGAS, July 28- Hackers attending this weekend's Def Con hacking convention in Las Vegas will have a chance to break into voting machines and voter databases in a bid to uncover vulnerabilities that could be exploited to sway election results. Such concerns have been growing since the end of last year, when news surfaced that top U.S. intelligence agencies...

  • WASHINGTON, July 27- The U.S. Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own Republican Party. The bill, which includes a provision that allows Congress to stop any effort by Trump to ease...

  • WASHINGTON, July 27- The U.S. Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own Republican Party. The Senate backed the bill, which also imposes sanctions on Iran and North Korea, by a margin of 98-2...

  • WASHINGTON, July 27- The U.S. Senate voted almost unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia, putting President Donald Trump in a tough position by forcing him to take a hard line on Moscow or veto the legislation and infuriate his own party. The Senate backed the bill, which also imposes sanctions on Iran and North Korea, by a margin of 98-2 with strong...

  • WASHINGTON/ SAVONLINNA, Finland, July 27- The U.S. Senate voted nearly unanimously on Thursday to slap new sanctions on Russia despite President Donald Trump's objections to the legislation, which has angered Russian President Vladimir Putin who threatened to retaliate. The Senate backed the measure, which also imposes sanctions on Iran and North Korea, by a...

  • WASHINGTON/ SAVONLINNA, Finland, July 27- The United States Senate will vote on Thursday on a bill that would impose new sanctions on Russia, a U.S. senator said, legislation that has angered Russian President Vladimir Putin, who has threatened to retaliate against the measure. If it passes the Senate as expected, the bill would be the first major foreign policy...

  • WASHINGTON/ SAVONLINNA, Finland, July 27- The United States Senate will vote on Thursday on a bill that would impose new sanctions on Russia, a U.S. senator said, legislation that has angered Moscow who have threatened to retaliate against the measure. The measure has already passed the House of Representatives by a 419-3. It is expected to garner strong support in...

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  • President Donald Trump could veto pending legislation that would slap new sanctions on Russia in order to push for a tougher deal, a top White House aide said on Thursday, as Moscow warned of retaliation if Washington went ahead with the measure. The sanctions, which the U.S. House of Representatives has approved, need to pass in the Senate too before going to...

  • President Donald Trump could veto pending legislation that would slap new sanctions on Russia in order to push for a tougher deal, a top White House aide said on Thursday, as Moscow warned of retaliation if Washington went ahead with the measure. The sanctions, which the U.S. House of Representatives has approved, need to pass in the Senate too before going to...