U.S. debating whether to officially blame Russia for Democratic Party hacks
Aug 15, 2016
Two websites created in recent months and whose operators are believed
to have ties to the Russian government now serve as portals for leaking
sensitive and at times embarrassing information about the ... Read More
The Daily 202: Can Trump chairman Paul Manafort survive new Ukraine revelations?
BIG IDEA: We’re about to find out how loyal Donald Trump is to Paul
Manafort, the man running his campaign. “Handwritten ledgers show $12.7
million in undisclosed cash payments designated for Mr. Manafort from
(Viktor) Yanukovych’s pro-Russian political party from 2007 to 2012,
according to Ukraine’s newly formed National Anti-Corruption Bureau.
Investigators assert that the disbursements were part of an illegal
off-the-books system whose recipients also included election officials,”
Andrew E. Kramer, Mike McIntire and Barry Meier report from Kiev. “In
addition, criminal prosecutors are investigating a group of offshore
shell companies that helped members of Mr. Yanukovych’s inner circle
How Usain Bolt predicted Wayde van Niekerk would break Michael Johnson's 400 record
Merritt was certain Wayde van Niekerk couldn’t maintain his blistering
pace. Bralon Taplin assumed the South African would tie up over the
final 100 meters. Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa celebrates after
breaking the men’s 400-meter world record.