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    Senator McCain says U.S. stands with Ukraine against Russia
    Jan01

    Senator McCain says U.S. stands with Ukraine against Russia

    KIEV (Reuters) – Republican U.S. Senator John McCain promised on Saturday continued support for Kiev in the face of aggression from Moscow, as he spent New Year’s Eve on the front line in Ukraine’s eastern conflict zone. …read more Source:...

    Blueprint for the #Resistance: How to use tea party tactics to block the Trump agenda
    Jan01

    Blueprint for the #Resistance: How to use tea party tactics to block the Trump agenda

    Now that the Electoral College has spoken and completed the installation of President Drumpf, we need to focus on the goal of totally and completely blocking and opposing his agenda and administration, which includes but is not limited to the following items: His nominees for cabinet and key positions need to be vigorously opposed, exposed and...

    Putin won 2016, but Russia has its limits as a superpower
    Jan01

    Putin won 2016, but Russia has its limits as a superpower

    MOSCOW – In a New Year’s address that came off like a victory lap, Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked his country Saturday in the wake of a wildly successful 2016 that saw the Kremlin leader shore up Russia’s standing abroad and acquire a host of powerful geopolitical friends. Related Articles Russian President Vladimir...

    Ukraine?s ?indefinite? truce ?will it bring any change?
    Jan01

    Ukraine?s ?indefinite? truce ?will it bring any change?

    KIEV: The sceptics are out there — and so are the shells echoing over the decimated war zone of eastern Ukraine that is supposed to be protected by a new “indefinite” truce. The announcement of latest armistice in the 31-month conflict that has roiled the EU’s backyard at the cost of nearly 10,000 lives came after several days of...

    States re-examine cybersecurity after Russia accused of hack
    Jan01

    States re-examine cybersecurity after Russia accused of hack

    (AP) — Several states around the country on Saturday asked cybersecurity experts to re-examine state and utility networks after a Vermont utility’s laptop was found to contain malware that U.S. officials say is linked to Russian hackers. The Burlington Electric Department, one of Vermont’s two largest electric utilities, confirmed...

    Report: Russian hackers penetrate Vermont utility system
    Jan01

    Report: Russian hackers penetrate Vermont utility system

    WASHINGTON: A code connected to Russian hacking efforts has been discovered in a utility system in Vermont, The Washington Post reported. The code detected in the northeastern state’s system did not disrupt its operations, the paper wrote on Friday, citing US officials. The code was associated with the Russian hacking efforts that US...

    States re-examine cybersecurity after alleged Russian hack
    Jan01

    States re-examine cybersecurity after alleged Russian hack

    BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Several states around the country on Saturday are asking cybersecurity experts to re-examine state and utility networks after a Vermont utility’s laptop was found to contain malware that U.S. officials say is linked to Russian hackers. The Burlington Electric Department, one of Vermont’s two largest electric...

    Cyberspace: The new field for war in 21st century
    Dec31

    Cyberspace: The new field for war in 21st century

    Reportedly, Russia interfered in American elections through its attacks on the Democratic National Committee, a fact vigorously denied by Russian authorities. The use of cyberspace as a tool of war has changed the nature of conventional warfare. This not only poses problems in terms of how to respond to those threats but also how to develop...

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid – Report
    Dec31

    Russian hackers penetrated US electricity grid – Report

    WASHINGTON: A code connected to Russian hacking efforts has been discovered in a utility system in Vermont, which could point to vulnerabilities in the US electrical grid, The Washington Post reported Friday. The code detected in the northeastern state’s system did not disrupt its operations, the paper cited US officials as saying. The code...

    NEW YEAR’S EVE EDITION — What HILL REPUBLICANS think of Trump’s PUTIN embrace — FEDS rush to hire before Trump WH — PETE SOUZA’s favorite 2016 WH pix — B’DAY: Don Trump Jr.
    Dec31

    NEW YEAR’S EVE EDITION — What HILL REPUBLICANS think of Trump’s PUTIN embrace — FEDS rush to hire before Trump WH — PETE SOUZA’s favorite 2016 WH pix — B’DAY: Don Trump Jr.

    TRUMP’S NYE MESSAGE — @realDonaldTrump at 8:17 this morning: “Happy New Year to all, including to my many enemies and those who have fought me and lost so badly they just don’t know what to do. Love!”Good Saturday morning, and Happy New Year’s Eve! We know there are lots of readers looking forward to 2016 being over. And...