Mail.com: John Podesta https://www.mail.com/people/163156-john-podesta.html Mail.com - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Mail.com: John Podesta https://s.uicdn.com/mailint/8.812.0/assets/mailcom_logo_rss.png https://www.mail.com/people/163156-john-podesta.html CIA director calls WikiLeaks 'hostile intelligence service' https://www.mail.com/news/world/5114870-cia-director-calls-wikileaks-hostile-intelligence.html WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo denounced the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks on Thursday as a "hostile intelligence service" and a threat to U.S. national security, a condemnation that differed sharply from President Donald Trump's past praise of the organization. In his first public speech since becoming America's spy master, the former Republic... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 21:34:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/5114870-cia-director-calls-wikileaks-hostile-intelligence.html 2017-04-13T21:34:00Z Former Trump campaign chairman to register as foreign agent https://www.mail.com/news/world/5111398-trump-campaign-chairman-to-register-foreign-agent.html WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort will register with the Justice Department as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did on behalf of political interests in Ukraine, led at the time by a pro-Russian political party, his spokesman said Wednesday. Manafort is the second Trump campaign adviser to have to registe... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:10:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/5111398-trump-campaign-chairman-to-register-foreign-agent.html 2017-04-13T00:10:00Z Candidates: Gubernatorial front-runner violated campaign law https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5078814-candidates-gubernatorial-front-runner-violated-cam.html TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The wealthy front-runner in the state's Democratic primary for governor should be punished for setting up political groups before officially entering the contest, two of his rivals said Thursday, with one of them citing emails stolen from Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign chairman as proof of a campaign law violation. Jim Johnso... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 22:16:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5078814-candidates-gubernatorial-front-runner-violated-cam.html 2017-03-30T22:16:00Z Roger Stone: I'll beat suit even if jury thinks I'm a devil https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5076430-roger-stone-beat-suit-jury-thinks-im-devil.html NEW YORK (AP) — Republican strategist Roger Stone said Thursday that jurors may think he's "the devil" but he still expects to beat a defamation lawsuit accusing him of circulating a mailer calling a political candidate a sexual predator. The civil trial in New York was set to start Thursday but was postponed until at least August. Stone, a longtime Donal... Thu, 30 Mar 2017 19:57:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5076430-roger-stone-beat-suit-jury-thinks-im-devil.html 2017-03-30T19:57:00Z The Latest: Google says Android, Chrome security flaws fixed https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/5021088-latest-google-android-chrome-security-flaws-fixed.html SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on the publication by WikiLeaks of what it described as thousands of pages of confidential files about CIA hacking activities (all times ET): 8 p.m. Google believes it has already protected people using Android-powered phones and its Chrome operating system from many of the security weaknesses disclosed by the anti-secrecy site WikiLeaks. ... Thu, 09 Mar 2017 01:01:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/5021088-latest-google-android-chrome-security-flaws-fixed.html 2017-03-09T01:01:00Z No more love for WikiLeaks from Trump after CIA hacked https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5021696-love-wikileaks-trump-cia-hacked.html WASHINGTON (AP) — When WikiLeaks published the hacked emails of Hillary Clinton's campaign manager last year, then-candidate Donald Trump had one thing to say: "I love WikiLeaks." But there wasn't a lot of love from the Trump administration Wednesday, after WikiLeaks published thousands of documents described as secret files about CIA hacking tools. ... Wed, 08 Mar 2017 23:15:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5021696-love-wikileaks-trump-cia-hacked.html 2017-03-08T23:15:00Z Official: Trump briefed on potentially compromising report https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4886348-official-trump-briefed-compromising-report.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Top intelligence officials last week told President-elect Donald Trump about an unsubstantiated report that Russia had compromising personal and financial information about him, a U.S. official says. The briefing about the document was first reported by CNN. A summary of the allegations was separate from a classified assessment of Russia... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:29:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4886348-official-trump-briefed-compromising-report.html 2017-01-11T16:29:00Z Amid hacking feud, US hits Russia with new sanctions https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4884806-amid-hacking-feud-us-hits-russia-with-sanctions.html WASHINGTON (AP) — The outgoing Obama administration on Monday blacklisted five Russians, including a senior law enforcement official close to President Vladimir Putin, as the two nations' feud over U.S. election hacking escalated. The founder of WikiLeaks, publisher of the election-related emails, denounced last week's U.S. intelligence report about the hacking as a "press r... Mon, 09 Jan 2017 22:44:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4884806-amid-hacking-feud-us-hits-russia-with-sanctions.html 2017-01-09T22:44:00Z Trump: Only 'stupid' people, fools oppose better Russia ties https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4880378-trump-stupid-people-fools-oppose-better-russia-tie.html NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump said Saturday that "only 'stupid' people or fools" would dismiss closer ties with Russia, and he seemed unswayed after his classified briefing on an intelligence report that accused Moscow of meddling on his behalf in the election that catapulted him to power. "Having a good relationship with Russia is a good t... Sun, 08 Jan 2017 00:16:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4880378-trump-stupid-people-fools-oppose-better-russia-tie.html 2017-01-08T00:16:00Z Who hacked? Trump challenges intel agencies he'll oversee https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4874694-who-hacked-trump-challenges-intel-agencies-hell-ov.html WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday escalated his blunt public challenge to the U.S. intelligence agencies he will soon oversee, appearing to embrace WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's contention that Russia did not provide his group with the hacked Democratic emails that roiled the 2016 election. Trump's defiance has increased the... Thu, 05 Jan 2017 01:09:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4874694-who-hacked-trump-challenges-intel-agencies-hell-ov.html 2017-01-05T01:09:00Z The Latest: Trump cancels business talks in 3 countries https://www.mail.com/news/world/4873292-latest-trump-cancels-business-talks-3-countries.html WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 6:35 p.m. The Trump Organization is canceling talks over possible projects in Brazil, Argentina and India as the president-elect pulls back from deal-making less than three weeks before taking office. Trump lawyer Alan Garten says the compan... Wed, 04 Jan 2017 23:43:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/4873292-latest-trump-cancels-business-talks-3-countries.html 2017-01-04T23:43:00Z Trump uses Assange to cast doubt on US intel case on hacking https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/4873488-trump-uses-assange-to-cast-doubt-us-intel-case-hac.html NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump appeared to side with controversial WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over U.S. intelligence officials Wednesday, citing the activist's assertion that Russia did not provide his organization with the hacked Democratic emails that roiled the 2016 election. Trump's latest challenges to the intelligence community —... Wed, 04 Jan 2017 18:52:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/4873488-trump-uses-assange-to-cast-doubt-us-intel-case-hac.html 2017-01-04T18:52:00Z WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange interviewed on 'Hannity' https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4872254-wikileaks-founder-julian-assange-interviewed-hanni.html NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Hannity interviews WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange tonight on "Hannity." During the hour, Assange insists the Russian government was not his source for the hacked emails he released from the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta. In the interview, Assange argues that the O... Tue, 03 Jan 2017 22:01:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4872254-wikileaks-founder-julian-assange-interviewed-hanni.html 2017-01-03T22:01:00Z US punishes Russia for hacking presidential campaign https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/4862748-us-punishes-russia-hacking-presidential-campaign.html HONOLULU (AP) — The United States struck back Thursday at Russia for hacking the U.S. presidential campaign with a sweeping set of punishments targeting Russia's spy agencies and diplomats. The U.S. said Russia must bear costs for its actions, but Moscow called the Obama administration "losers" and threatened retaliation. A month after an election the U.S... Fri, 30 Dec 2016 01:18:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/4862748-us-punishes-russia-hacking-presidential-campaign.html 2016-12-30T01:18:00Z FBI sought evidence of intrusions in Hillary Clinton emails https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/4845800-fbi-sought-evidence-intrusions-hillary-clinton-ema.html NEW YORK (AP) — The FBI was trying to get a look at thousands of Hillary Clinton's emails on disgraced former congressman Anthony Weiner's computer partly to see if anyone had hacked in to steal classified information, according to court documents unsealed Tuesday. Investigating possible hacking appeared to be a secondary rationale for the email search, w... Wed, 21 Dec 2016 00:01:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/4845800-fbi-sought-evidence-intrusions-hillary-clinton-ema.html 2016-12-21T00:01:00Z Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4840964-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — To be announced. NBC's "Meet the Press" — Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates; Sens. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va.; John Podesta, chairman of Democrat Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. ... Sat, 17 Dec 2016 16:26:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4840964-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html 2016-12-17T16:26:00Z The Latest: Trump taps SC Rep. Mulvaney to run budget office https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4839010-latest-trump-taps-sc-rep-mulvaney-to-budget-office.html WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times local): 8:55 p.m. President-elect Donald Trump has chosen South Carolina congressman Mick Mulvaney as his budget director, naming a tough-on-spending conservative and an advocate of balancing the federal budget to the important post. An official o... Sat, 17 Dec 2016 02:08:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4839010-latest-trump-taps-sc-rep-mulvaney-to-budget-office.html 2016-12-17T02:08:00Z Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4840034-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — To be announced. NBC's "Meet the Press" — Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates; Sens. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., and Joe Manchin, D-W.Va.; John Podesta, chairman of Democrat Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign. ... Sat, 17 Dec 2016 00:16:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4840034-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html 2016-12-17T00:16:00Z Clinton says Putin's "personal beef" prompted election hacks https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4839152-clinton-putins-personal-beef-prompted-election-hac.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton is blaming Russian interference for her defeat in the presidential race, casting her loss as part of a long-running strategy by Russian President Vladimir Putin to discredit the fundamental tenets of American government. In an address to donors at a Thursday night gathering in New York City, Clinton cited a "personal beef... Fri, 16 Dec 2016 18:27:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4839152-clinton-putins-personal-beef-prompted-election-hac.html 2016-12-16T18:27:00Z Democrats to GOP: Run fair investigations of Russian hacking https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4829462-democrats-to-gop-fair-investigations-russian-hacki.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional Democrats prodded Republicans on Tuesday to be aggressive and even-handed as lawmakers prepared to run investigations into U.S. intelligence assertions that Russia intruded into last month's elections to help Donald Trump win the White House. In a written statement, No. 2 House Democrat Steny Hoyer of Maryland and the top D... Tue, 13 Dec 2016 18:06:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4829462-democrats-to-gop-fair-investigations-russian-hacki.html 2016-12-13T18:06:00Z Clinton campaign presses for intelligence on Russian hacking https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4827752-clinton-campaign-presses-intelligence-russian-hack.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign Monday said that the Obama administration "owes it to the American people" to tell what it knows about Russian hacking of Clinton campaign emails and those of the Democratic National Committee as it attempted to sway last month's election. Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta, whose emails were stolen and pos... Mon, 12 Dec 2016 19:00:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4827752-clinton-campaign-presses-intelligence-russian-hack.html 2016-12-12T19:00:00Z CNN's Jake Tapper pushes for answers and then pushes more https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4826660-cnns-jake-tapper-pushes-answers-then-pushes.html NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Tapper's verbal tug-of-war with Vice President-elect Mike Pence last week illustrated a persistent style the CNN anchor is making his signature, and one that he hopes his colleagues take up, too. Tapper asked Pence eight times about the son of Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, the incoming administration's pick as national security adviser, bef... Mon, 12 Dec 2016 15:36:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/4826660-cnns-jake-tapper-pushes-answers-then-pushes.html 2016-12-12T15:36:00Z Obama orders review of election-season hacking https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4820950-obama-orders-review-election-season-hacking.html WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review of election-season cyberattacks, including the email hacks that rattled the presidential campaign and raised fresh concerns about Russia's meddling in U.S. elections, the White House said Friday. The review, led by intelligence agencies, will be a "deep d... Sat, 10 Dec 2016 03:26:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4820950-obama-orders-review-election-season-hacking.html 2016-12-10T03:26:00Z Fake news rings alarm bells from restaurant to White House https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4810432-fake-news-rings-alarm-bells-restaurant-to-white-ho.html WASHINGTON (AP) — The bizarre rumors began with a leaked email referring to Hillary Clinton and sinister interpretations of pizza parties. It morphed into fake online news stories about a child sex trafficking ring run by prominent Democrats operating out of a Washington, D.C., restaurant. On Sunday, it culminated in violence when police say a North Carol... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:57:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4810432-fake-news-rings-alarm-bells-restaurant-to-white-ho.html 2016-12-06T14:57:00Z Police: Fake news story led gunman to popular DC pizzeria https://www.mail.com/news/us/4807614-police-fake-news-story-led-gunman-to-popular-dc-pi.html WASHINGTON (AP) — The bizarre rumors began with a leaked email referencing Hillary Clinton and sinister interpretations of references to pizza parties. It morphed into fake online news stories about a child sex trafficking ring run by prominent Democrats operating out of a Washington, D.C., pizza joint. On Sunday, it culminated in violence when police say... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 03:07:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/us/4807614-police-fake-news-story-led-gunman-to-popular-dc-pi.html 2016-12-06T03:07:00Z Trump, Clinton campaign managers hash out election at forum https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4800888-trump-clinton-campaign-managers-hash-election-foru.html CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The campaign managers for Republican President-elect Donald Trump and Democratic rival Hillary Clinton clashed as they offered their behind-the-scenes perspectives on the 2016 presidential contest at a forum, with Clinton's aide saying interference from the FBI's director cost her the White House. Clinton aide Robby Mook zeroed in ... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 02:21:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4800888-trump-clinton-campaign-managers-hash-election-foru.html 2016-12-02T02:21:00Z