Tag: Hillary Emails

Trump Campaign Data Firm Contacted Julian Assange About Clinton Emails

In an email last year, Alexander Nix, the head of Cambridge Analytica, a data-analytics firm hired by President Trump’s campaign, told a third party he had contacted WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange about how he could help him release some of Hillary Clinton’s deleted emails, citing two people familiar with the congressional investigation into ties between…

Trump Blasts ‘Beleaguered’ Sessions for Not Looking Into Hillary Emails

President Trump kicked off his week by tweeting about Russia. On Monday morning, Trump took a quote from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) criticizing Hillary Clinton for blaming her loss on outside factors as a suggestion that it’s time to move on from the Russia investigation since “after one year of investigation” there’s been…

Report: Trump’s Fury Over Russia Probe Led To Comey Firing

President Trump on Tuesday evening grew angry over the reaction to FBI Director James Comey’s firing, and Politico reports that he made the decision based on his fury about a federal probe into his ties with Russia. Trump had reportedly taken more than a week to make the decision about Comey, and in the end…

Comey Exaggerated Claim About Abedin Forwarding Clinton Emails

FBI Director James Comey misstated the facts in his testimony on Huma Abedin’s role in the Hillary Clinton email scandal, and FBI officials are trying to figure out how to correct the record, ProPublica reported Monday. Citing two anonymous sources familiar with the matter, ProPublica reported that FBI officials have acknowledged that Comey exaggerated his…

Colbert Slams WikiLeaks, Alex Jones And Reddit Trolls Over Pizzagate

Stephen Colbert Rips WikiLeaks, Alex Jones And Reddit Trolls: ‘Grow The F**k Up’, The late night host slammed conspiracy theorists for creating and involving him in the ‘Pizzagate’ hoax. People actually believe a conspiracy theory that Hillary Clinton and her former campaign manager John Podesta ran a child sex ring at a pizzeria in D.C.…

Trump Fires National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s Son Over Pizzagate

The Trump transition team on Tuesday fired Michael G. Flynn, the son of President-elect Donald Trump’s top national security adviser, for backing fake news posts that inspired a shooting incident at Washington’s Comet Ping Pong Pizza restaurant this week. Transition officials said Flynn, whose father is retired Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn, was ousted partly…

Markets Jump After FBI Clears Clinton

U.S. stock futures climbed, the Mexican peso gained new life, and markets in Asia rallied overnight after news came that the FBI again concluded Hillary Clinton should not face criminal liability over her email use. FBI Director James Comey’s Oct. 28 announcement about new emails sent stocks plummeting and markets tumbling amid fears Donald Trump…

FBI Hillary Email Decision Unchanged Says Director Comey

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the Republican chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said Sunday afernoon that FBI Director James Comey has told him that there has been no change in his conclusion from July in which he said there was not enough evidence to recommend charges against Hillary Clinton for her use…

Former Attorney General Eric Holder Rips FBI Director James Comey

Former attorney general Eric Holder in a new op-ed criticizes FBI Director James Comey for sending a letter last week to lawmakers about the bureau’s decision to review new emails “pertinent” to the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private server. Holder wrote in The Washington Post that he is “deeply concerned” with Comey’s decision to send…

Poll: Clinton Leads Trump Unharmed By FBI News

Following FBI Director James Comey’s bombshell news Friday about new emails that could pertain to the investigation of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private server, the presidential race hasn’t been dramatically changed, according to a new poll. The weekend Politico/Morning Consult poll suggests Clinton still maintains a 3 percentage-point lead over Republican presidential nominee…

Clinton Demands More Info on Emails [VIDEO]

Hillary Clinton urged FBI Director James Comey to release more details about the nature of the investigation as soon as possible, amid the revelation Friday that the FBI was reopening its probe into her use of a private email account. “The American people deserve to get the full and complete facts. The director himself has…

Colbert Mocks Hillary’s Anthony Weiner Email FBI Bombshell [VIDEO]

Stephen Colbert made a special report from his “pretend office.” “Turns out the FBI has announced that it’s going to investigate a newly-discovered batch of emails related to Hillary Clinton’s private server,” the host said, “which, ironically at this point has become the world’s most public server.” The craziest part of this story so far…

FBI looking into Newly Discovered Emails Related to Clinton Email Probe

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is re-opening its investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server, FBI Director James Comey said Friday, in order to examine newly discovered emails for potential classified information. In a letter to members of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Comey said additional emails were recovered as part of a separate probe. “I…

Ecuador: We Cut Off Assange’s Internet

The government of Ecuador said Tuesday that it chose to cut internet access for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at their London embassy due to his attempts to affect the presidential election in the United States. “The government of Ecuador respects the principle of nonintervention in the internal affairs of other states. It does not interfere…

House Releases Powell-Clinton Emails

Representative Elijah Cummings released the email exchange between Colin Powell and Hillary Clinton pertaining to her use of a private email server while she was Secretary of State. “This email exchange shows that Secretary Powell advised Secretary Clinton with a detailed blueprint on how to skirt security rules and bypass requirements to preserve federal records,…

Trump Implies Putin Uses ‘the N-word’ To Describe Obama [VIDEO]

The US election campaign has plunged to new a level of accusation and toxicity after Donald Trump claimed Russian leader Vladimir Putin had no respect for Barack Obama and appeared to imply he used a racial epithet to describe the American president. He also encouraged Russia to hack the emails of his election rival Hillary…

Donald Trump Asked Russia To Hack Hillary Clinton’s “30,000 Missing Emails”

After Donald Trump on Wednesday asked Russia to hack Hillary Clinton’s “30,000 missing emails,” the Democratic candidate’s policy director shot back with a statement calling Trump’s behavior “the first time that a major presidential candidate has actively encouraged a foreign power to conduct espionage against his political opponent.” During Trump’s speech, Republican vice-presidential nominee Mike…

Guccifer Hacker Claims Breach on Hillary’s Server [VIDEO]

A Romanian computer hacker who first publicized Hillary Clinton’s private email address now claims he also breached the former secretary of State’s private email server. Marcel Lehel Lazar, also known as Guccifer, told NBC News he easily hacked Clinton’s server on more than one occasion. His hack into the email account of a close Clinton…

More Than 7,000 Hillary Clinton Emails Released [VIDEO]

More Than 7,000 Hillary Clinton Emails Released [VIDEO]

The State Department released roughly 7,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails Monday, the biggest release of emails to date. The emails were, as they have been in past releases, heavily redacted. The 7,000 emails included about 150 that have been censored because they contain information now deemed classified. Department officials said the redacted information…

305 Hillary Emails Flagged for Secrets [VIDEO]

The State Department said Monday it has flagged 305 emails from Hillary Clinton’s private account for further review by U.S. intelligence agencies before releasing them to the public because they may contain classified information. In December, Clinton turned over 30,000 emails to the department from her private email server. Last week, the State Department’s inspector…