Senate Intelligence Committee

Senate intel panel breaks with Trump and House Republicans, concludes Russia meddled in the 2016 election to help Trump and hurt Clinton

9 days ago   |   By

Alexei Nikolsky/Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP
The Senate Intelligence Committee leaders said Wednesday that they agreed with the US intelligence community's assessment that Russia interfered in the 2016 election to help President Donald Trump.
"The Russian effort was extensive, sophisticated, and ordered by President Putin himself for the purpose of helping Donald Trump and hurting Hillary Clinton," Sen. Mark Warner, the committee's vice chairman, said.
The findings depart from the House Intelligence Committee's report last month, which implied that Russia's goal was more to sow...
Read more ...

 

Trump wants to roll back banking regulations meant to prevent the type of risky behavior that crashed markets a decade ago

Trump wants to roll back banking regulations meant to prevent the type of risky behavior that crashed markets a decade ago

9 days ago   |   By

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
President Donald Trump and his administration are expected to scale back provisions of the Volcker Rule, which is designed to combat exorbitant risk-taking by banks.
Those financial-system excesses were largely blamed for the financial crisis a decade ago.
Banks were among the market's biggest gainers immediately after Trump's election victory amid expectations of less oversight.
Bank stocks surged following Donald Trump 's election victory amid expectations of reduced regulation. Now it looks like the president is ready to follow through.
Backed by the...
Read more ...

 

The Senate just released roughly 1,800 of pages of interviews about Donald Trump Jr.'s 2016 Trump Tower meeting with a Russian lawyer - here are the highlights

The Senate just released roughly 1,800 of pages of interviews about Donald Trump Jr.'s 2016 Trump Tower meeting with a Russian lawyer - here are the highlights

9 days ago   |   By

John Moore/Getty Images
The Senate released transcripts on Wednesday of its interviews with Donald Trump Jr. and others regarding a controversial Trump Tower meeting during the 2016 presidential campaign.
The meeting has become a key thread of inquiry in the special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
Trump Jr. told the committee he didn't believe there was anything wrong with attending the meeting, and that he never spoke with his father about the Russia investigation.
The Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday released hundreds of pages of transcripts from interviews with...
Read more ...

 

Donald Trump Jr. responds to Senate Judiciary Committee document dump

Donald Trump Jr. responds to Senate Judiciary Committee document dump

9 days ago   |   By

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Donald Trump Jr. responded to the Senate Judiciary Committee's release of closed-door interview transcripts related to the June 2016 Trump Tower Meeting with a Kremlin-connected lawyer.
"The public can now see that for over five hours I answered every question asked and was candid and forthright with the committee," Trump Jr. said.
The June 2016 meeting was presented as a chance for the lawyer to provide the Trump team with damaging information about Hillary Clinton.
Donald Trump Jr. on Wednesday responded to the Senate Judiciary Committee's release of...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Senate Intelligence Committee      Russia      Russia investigation      Donald Trump      Collusion      Hillary Clinton      House Intelligence Committee      Russia Newsletter      Reservation      Reservations      Pets      Business      Volcker Rule      Financial Regulation      Banks      Wall Street      Senate judiciary committee      Jr.      Natalia veselnitskaya      Trump tower meeting      BI Graphics      White House      Donald trump jr russia      Donald Trump Jr. Emails  


The 50 best deals you can get at Nordstrom's huge 'Half Yearly Sale' right now

The 50 best deals you can get at Nordstrom's huge 'Half Yearly Sale' right now

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Nordstrom's... Read more ...

Donald Trump says he's 'not familiar' with accusations against alleged...

Donald Trump says he's 'not familiar' with accusations against alleged sexual predator Harvey Weinstein

AP Photo/Evan Vucci; Steven Hirsch/New York Post via AP, Pool President Donald Trump told reporters he wasn't familiar with the Harvey Weinstein case. Weinstein has been... Read more ...

How to ask for time off work and actually get it

How to ask for time off work and actually get it

Tropical studio/Shutterstock.com You might think it's better to not ask for vacation time , so you can be a better asset to your company and not frustrate your boss and... Read more ...

An artist painted what it might be like if Princess Diana had gotten the...

An artist painted what it might be like if Princess Diana had gotten the chance to meet her daughters-in-law - and the results will make you emotional

Hulton Archive/Getty Princess Diana's absence did not go unnoticed at both Prince Harry and Prince William's weddings, but one artist took it upon herself to imagine what it... Read more ...

Gigi Hadid made $9.5 million last year - and the 23-year-old's total worth...

Gigi Hadid made $9.5 million last year - and the 23-year-old's total worth is just as mind-boggling

Getty Images Supermodel Gigi Hadid raked in $9.5 million in 2017 , according to Forbes. That makes her the fifth highest-paid model of last year, trailing after only her pal... Read more ...

A woman made a racially offensive gesture at an Asian-American man following...

A woman made a racially offensive gesture at an Asian-American man following an alleged road rage incident

James Ahn/Facebook James Ahn claims that he was involved in a road rage incident near Fremont, California, last week. Ahn, who said he was driving at the speed limit, said a... Read more ...

Nicki Minaj said she's dating Eminem - and the fans' reactions are epic

Nicki Minaj said she's dating Eminem - and the fans' reactions are epic

Neilson Barnard/Getty Images/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP A fan asked Nicki Minaj is she was dating Eminem . Minaj confirmed the news in an Instagram comment , as a fan captured... Read more ...

The general manager of Madison Beach Hotel named CT Tourism ‘Leader of the Year'

The general manager of Madison Beach Hotel named CT Tourism ‘Leader of the Year'

The Connecticut Office of Tourism has named John Mathers, general manager of Madison Beach Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton as the “Leader of the Year”. Mathers is one among... Read more ...

In addition to charging phones, this $20 car charger can find your parking...

In addition to charging phones, this $20 car charger can find your parking spot and stream music to your stereo

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Amazon There... Read more ...

Fiat Chrysler is sliding after announcing it's recalling 4.8 million vehicles

Fiat Chrysler is sliding after announcing it's recalling 4.8 million vehicles

Chrysler Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 4 million US vehicles for a software upgrade to fix a problem with cruise-control. Shares fell as much as 3% on the news. Watch... Read more ...