Trump plan calls for new nuclear weapons

The Trump administration on Friday called for the development of two new types of nuclear weapons to better deter potential adversaries, in a reassessment of the current arsenal that critics slammed as increasing the likelihood of nuclear conflict. The Pentagon’s Nuclear Posture Review, the first since 2010, calls for a “lower-yield” option — with less…

Russia probe lawyers think Mueller could indict Trump

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation has gathered enough steam that some lawyers representing key Donald Trump associates are considering the possibility of a historic first: an indictment against a sitting president. While many legal experts contend that Mueller lacks the standing to bring criminal charges against Trump, at least two attorneys working with clients…

Russia says U.S.

Russia says U.S. ‘hunting’ for Russians to arrest around the world Russia says U.S. Russia has issued a travel warning recommending its citizens think twice before travelling abroad, saying the United States was hunting for Russians to arrest around the world. Source

Comey Slams ‘Dishonest and Misleading’ Nunes Memo

That’s it?” former FBI chief James Comey tweeted Friday afternoon following the release of a GOP-authored memo accusing the FBI and DOJ of abusing their surveillance powers. “Dishonest and misleading memo wrecked the House intel committee, destroyed trust with Intelligence Community, damaged relationship with FISA court, and inexcusably exposed classified investigation of an American citizen.…