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CIA chief: Intel leaks on the rise, cites leaker 'worship'
CIA Director Mike Pompeo says he thinks the disclosure of America's secret intelligence is on the rise, fueled partly by the "worship" of leakers like Edward Snowden.
Once cheering diversity, Istanbul braces for Pride Week
Once cheering diversity, Istanbul braces for tense Pride Week as authorities push back
Trump approves $2B sale of drones to India ahead of meeting
India wins approval from the Trump administration for the purchase of nearly two dozen unarmed surveillance drones
Trump admin OKs drone sale to India, manufacturer says
The Trump administration is set to authorize the $2 billion sale of unarmed surveillance drones to India
US drops terror reward for Somali al-Shabab leader
The Trump administration has quietly rescinded an up to $5 million reward for information about a top member of the al-Qaida allied al-Shabab in Somalia
Former US diplomat describes advising American student's family during North Korea detainment
A former U.S. diplomat, who said he counseled Otto Warmbier ’s family for over a year after he was detained in North Korea, said the conversation he had with the family after they learned Otto’s dire medical condition was one of the most emotional of his career. “It was a very, very, very emotional
After Otto Warmbier’s death, what are Trump’s options for responding to North Korea?
As his body is laid to rest in his Ohio hometown, the shock of Otto Warmbier ’s death is now giving way to anger -- and the Trump administration is actively weighing how to respond. “It's a total disgrace what happened to Otto," President Trump has said. "That should never, ever be allowed to
Experts: US exiting climate pact may doom some small islands
With the US pulling out of Paris climate accord, scientists and government leaders say some small island nations may not survive
Virginia man charged with giving secret documents to China
A Virginia man has been charged with transmitting top-secret documents to a Chinese agent
Ex-Mexican lawmaker arrested at US border on drug charges
A former Mexican lawmaker has been arrested at the California border on charges of working for the Sinaloa drug cartel