• Trump made clear his decision to review and revoke security clearances has everything to do with the Russia investigation

    3 monthes ago - By Chron

    President Donald Trump said he was motivated to revoke former CIA director John Brennan's security clearance in part because of the ongoing Russia investigation.
    In its announcement about Brennan's security clearance earlier on Wednesday, the White House claimed it was Brennan's "erratic conduct and behavior" and "frenzied commentary" that prompted the action.
    In a Wall Street Journal interview published Wednesday night, Trump said it was because of the Russia investigation. "I call it the rigged witch hunt, is a sham. And these people led it," the president said, adding that Brennan's...
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  • The 10 most important things in the world right now

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here's what's happening on Thursday.
    1. US President Donald Trump revoked former CIA director John Brennan's security clearance. Brennan said Trump's decision was "part of a broader effort... to suppress freedom of speech & punish his critics." 2. White House adviser Kellyanne Conway disclosed that President Trump has affected her marriage. Conway's husband George has not been shy about his public criticism of the president.
    3. The US slapped sanctions on Chinese and Russian entities for helping North Korea earn billions from smuggling banned substances. The US Treasury said North Korea's...
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