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Latest news from Wnd.com - Politics feed

  1. Cyber firm at center of Russian-hacking charges misread data

    03.23 / 04:47 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    (VOA News) An influential British think tank and Ukraine’s military are disputing a report that the U.S. cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike has used to buttress its claims of Russian hacking in the presidential election. The CrowdStrike report, released in December, asserted that Russians hacked into a Ukrainian artillery app, resulting in heavy losses of howitzers in…
  2. Spicer slaps down 2 major-network reporters

    03.23 / 01:22 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    WASHINGTON – His patience apparently worn thin, Sean Spicer pointedly shot down barbs from network reporters twice during Wednesday’s press briefing. When NBC reporter Peter Alexander interrupted the White House press secretary to ask a question without being called upon, Spicer deflected him by saying, “I’m answering a question …” Alexander interjected again to complain, […
  3. Gorsuch: I accept Roe v. Wade as 'law of the land'

    03.23 / 01:22 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    (The Hill) President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, told Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) that he accepts the landmark Supreme Court case establishing a right to abortion “as the law of the land.” Gorsuch has never ruled directly on abortion rights, but liberal groups assume he would be hostile to continued access to abortion rights [..…
  4. Hate-Israel leader hid $700,000 in Palestinian bank

    03.23 / 00:06 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    The co-founder of an international movement to damage the Israeli economy by encouraging boycotts against businesses in the Jewish state and sanctions against companies doing business with Israel has apparently found another way to hit the country in the pocketbook – tax evasion. Israeli authorities arrested and questioned Omar Barghouti Monday on suspicion the activist from [.…
  5. Gorsuch sails, appears headed for confirmation

    03.22 / 21:34 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    (USATODAY) — WASHINGTON — Federal appeals court Judge Neil Gorsuch appeared headed for eventual confirmation to the Supreme Court on Wednesday as Democratic senators sought to influence him on issues, ranging from arbitration to women’s rights, that could come before the high court in the future. What had been a contentious Senate Judiciary Committee hearing [..…
  6. Nunes confirms: Obama admin spied on Trump transition team

    03.22 / 20:10 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    President Trump’s social media statement about the previous administration, run by Barack Obama, “wiretapping” his communications, was met with derision and doubt by the legacy media across the nation, which then spent several weeks repeatedly describing his claim as “unsubstantiated” and “without proof.” On Wednesday, Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., whose congressional committee is investigating whether…
  7. Conservatives claim votes to stop GOP Obamacare repeal

    03.22 / 18:57 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    (POLITICO) — House conservatives say they have the votes to bring down a Republican plan to repeal Obamacare, as more than two dozen members of the hard-line Freedom Caucus rejected President Donald Trump’s entreaties to unite behind his bill. It would take 22 Republican “no” votes to block the legislation, which is scheduled for a […
  8. Sarah Palin urges Trump dump 'tainted' top official

    03.22 / 18:57 wnd.com Wnd.com - Politics
    (THE HILL) — Former Gov. Sarah Palin (R-Alaska) says FBI Director James Comey is “tainted” by ties to the Clinton Foundation. “The swamp runs deep,” she wrote on Facebook. “Where are congressional ‘investigators’ on this conflict of interest issue?” “Why aren’t dots more clearly connected by those in authority, those privy to information that we [...]…