House Intel Committee Holds Hearing On 'Deep Fakes' And Doctored Videos On Social MediaThe House Intelligence Committee heard from experts on the threats that so-called "deep fake" videos and other types of artificial intelligence-generated synthetic data pose to the U.S. election system.
Lawmakers React To Trump's First Budget As Russia Investigation Heats UpFormer CIA Director John Brennan told lawmakers on Capitol Hill Tuesday that it became "clear" to him last summer that Russia was engaged in an aggressive effort to interfere in the 2016 presidential election.
House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes Steps Away From Russia Probe, Citing Ethics ComplaintsIn a statement on Thursday, Nunes says that several left-wing activist groups have filed accusations against him with the office of congressional ethics.
Comey: FBI Investigating Russia's Efforts To Interfere In US Election, 'No Information' To Support Trump's Wiretap ClaimTestifying before Congress, the FBI Director said the investigation includes any potential coordination between Trump campaign associates and Russia's government.
Intel Documents Offer No Evidence Of Spying On Trump Tower, Lawmakers SayThe House intelligence committee is to begin hearings Monday into Russia's role in cybersecurity breaches at the Democratic National Committee, as well as President Donald Trump's unsubstantiated claim that his predecessor had authorized a wiretap of Trump Tower.
Sen. John McCain Defends Huma Abedin Against Muslim Brotherhood AllegationsMcCain strongly defended a longtime aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton against unsubstantiated allegations that her family has ties to Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.