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    Politics: Cambridge Analytica began testing out pro-Trump slogans in 2014 — the same year Russia launched its influence operation targeting the 2016 election
    Mar20

    Politics: Cambridge Analytica began testing out pro-Trump slogans in 2014 — the same year Russia launched its influence operation targeting the 2016 election

    Cambridge Analytica was testing out slogans that later became the bedrock of President Donald Trump's campaign before he even announced his candidacy. The Trump campaign-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica began testing out slogans like “Drain the Swamp” and “Build the Wall” the same year Russia began its social...

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat
    Mar20

    Why I Became a U.S. Citizen in Today’s America: Cécile Daurat

    Daurat, right, at the ceremony(Bloomberg Online) – On my right, a Catholic nun from Ukraine, in her habit. On her right, a woman from Liberia. On my left, a couple from India. Altogether we are 50 immigrants from 30 countries ranging alphabetically from Albania to Vietnam, gathered in a small town of historical renown: Washington Crossing,...

    LIVE: Putin Speaks at Rally Celebrating Reunification of Crimea With Russia
    Mar20

    LIVE: Putin Speaks at Rally Celebrating Reunification of Crimea With Russia

    As of today, Crimea — a popular tourist destination — is a rapidly developing Russian region with a fast-growing economy. As many as 5.2 million tourists visited the peninsula in 2017. Crimea’s reunification with Russia is celebrated all over the country with rallies, concerts, festivities and other events. Key celebrations are held in...

    Eugal Pipeline to Transport Gas From Nord Stream 2 at Maximum Capacity in 2020
    Mar20

    Eugal Pipeline to Transport Gas From Nord Stream 2 at Maximum Capacity in 2020

    Earlier in the day, the Kommersant newspaper reported, citing sources from Gascade, that Gazprom will be unable to fully meet the European gas demand in 2020 without using Ukrainian gas transit infrastructure, because the European gas pipelines will not be ready to transit the entire gas volume planned for the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline by that...

    German Lawmaker Slams Ukrainian Ambassador’s Idea to Ban Germans From Crimea
    Mar20

    German Lawmaker Slams Ukrainian Ambassador’s Idea to Ban Germans From Crimea

    “Ambassador Melnyk is interfering in German internal affairs. This statement is nonsense. Neither [German Chancellor Angela] Merkel nor the government or the foreign minister can ban a member of… [any local] parliament, Bundestag or any ordinary citizen from going somewhere and ask Ukraine about it,” Maurer, who has visited Crimea on numerous...

    #CambridgeAnalytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting
    Mar20

    #CambridgeAnalytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting

    Washington — Sitting in a hotel bar, Alexander Nix, who runs the political data firm Cambridge Analytica, had a few ideas for a prospective client looking for help in a foreign election. The firm could send an attractive woman to seduce a rival candidate and secretly videotape the encounter, Nix said, or send someone posing as a wealthy land...

    Cambridge Analytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting
    Mar20

    Cambridge Analytica’s dirty tricks go beyond data harvesting

    Washington — Sitting in a hotel bar, Alexander Nix, who runs the political data firm Cambridge Analytica, had a few ideas for a prospective client looking for help in a foreign election. The firm could send an attractive woman to seduce a rival candidate and secretly videotape the encounter, Nix said, or send someone posing as a wealthy land...

    Facebook security chief changes role to focus on election fraud
    Mar20

    Facebook security chief changes role to focus on election fraud

    Facebook’s chief of security Alex Stamos is said to be leaving the social network after internal clashes over how to respond to Russian disinformation © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP/File / WIN MCNAMEESan Francisco, United States, Mar 20 – Facebook’s chief of security said late Monday his role has shifted to focusing on emerging...

    Facebook rocked by data breach scandal as investigations loom
    Mar20

    Facebook rocked by data breach scandal as investigations loom

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is being asked on both sides of the Atlantic to explain the social media giant’s response to the leak of data on 50 million users to a political consultant for Donald Trump © GETTY/AFP/File / JUSTIN SULLIVANWashington, United States, Mar 19 – Facebook shares plunged Monday as the social media giant was pounded...

    Facebook Rocked By Data Breach Scandal As Investigations Loom
    Mar19

    Facebook Rocked By Data Breach Scandal As Investigations Loom

    In this file photo taken on May 17, 2012, a Facebook logo is seen through the windows of the NASDAQ stock exchange as people walk by on Times Square in New York. Emmanuel DUNAND / AFP Facebook shares plunged Monday as the social media giant faced an onslaught of criticism at home and abroad over revelations that a firm working for Donald...

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