Espionage

A life of spying puts Iraqi double agent in a Canadian conundrum: his cloak-and-dagger means he can neither stay nor be deported

3 hours ago   |   National Post

A man who led an eccentric life of spying and espionage, skulking in the shadows as an agent and then a double agent for both Saddam Hussein and Israel's Mossad, has been given...
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How the Trump Administration Stepped Up Pursuit of WikiLeaks's Assange

1 day ago   |   NY Times

As American spies worked to collect intelligence on Julian Assange, Justice Department prosecutors took steps that resulted in secret charges.
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The Little Drummer Girl proves that the best John le Carré adaptations must risk being boring

2 days ago   |   National Post

In certain obvious respects, John le Carré's The Little Drummer Girl was ripe for adaptation. It concerns the adventures in espionage of Charlie, an aspiring young English...
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U.S.'s Overt Payback for China's Covert Espionage

2 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

David Ignatius , Washington Post
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How Russia Often Benefits When Julian Assange Reveals the West's Secrets

2 days ago   |   NY Times

American officials say Mr. Assange and WikiLeaks probably have no direct ties to Russian intelligence services. But the agendas of WikiLeaks and the Kremlin have often dovetailed.
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The DOJ is reportedly preparing to indict WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

The DOJ is reportedly preparing to indict WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

The DOJ reportedly plans to indict WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The exact charges prosecutors would bring are unclear, but they are likely to include some related to the...
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International intrigue: two defence and security conferences open in Halifax

3 days ago   |   National Post

HALIFAX - Hundreds of defence and security experts from around the world are expected to gather in Halifax this weekend to discuss everything from espionage and terrorism to...
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Meet the KGB Spies Who Invented Fake News

5 days ago   |   NY Times

We reveal how one of the biggest fake news stories ever concocted - the 1984 AIDS-is-a-biological-weapon hoax - went viral in the pre-Internet era. Meet the KGB cons who...
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CIA Whistleblower: Brennan and Clapper Should Not Escape Prosecution

6 days ago   |   MintPress News

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley, the longtime chairman of the Judiciary Committee, made a dramatic announcement Nov. 1 that should lead to jail time for both former CIA Director...
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Saudis Close to Crown Prince Discussed Assassinating Enemies a Year Before Khashoggi Killing

7 days ago   |   NY Times

During discussions in Riyadh in 2017, Saudi intelligence officials discussed hiring private companies to kill the head of Iran's Quds force and other Iranian operatives.
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Florida Democrat Bill Nelson ends US Senate reelection bid, concedes to Gov...

Florida Democrat Bill Nelson ends US Senate reelection bid, concedes to Gov. Rick Scott

Florida Senator Bill Nelson ended his reelection bid, the New York Times reported Sunday, conceding the race to his Republican rival Governor Rick Scott. The Nelson-Scott... Read more ...

Searchers in California fires step up efforts ahead of rain

Searchers in California fires step up efforts ahead of rain

Searchers combing a Northern California town leveled by a deadly wildfire stepped up their efforts ahead of rains forecast later this week in the fire zone where 76 bodies have... Read more ...

NFL scores: Week 11 live updates, highlights

NFL scores: Week 11 live updates, highlights

Week 11 of the 2018 NFL season continues Sunday with another full slate of games. Follow along for scores and stats from around the NFL, plus highlights and notable injury updates. Read more ...

Alex Smith suffered a gruesome injury that reminded many of Joe Theisman's...

Alex Smith suffered a gruesome injury that reminded many of Joe Theisman's infamous broken leg

Alex Smith suffered a gruesome leg injury in the third quarter of the Redskins game against the Texans. The injury immediately brought up memories of Joe Thiesman's infamous... Read more ...

Kanye West donates $150,000 for security guard killed by officer in Chicago

Kanye West donates $150,000 for security guard killed by officer in Chicago

Rapper Kanye West donated $150,000 to a memorial fundraising site for a security guard shot by an officer in his hometown of Chicago. Read more ...

Michael Bloomberg donates $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

Michael Bloomberg donates $1.8B to Johns Hopkins

Michael Bloomberg is donating $1.8 billion to Johns Hopkins University for financial aid for low- and middle-income students. Read more ...

Report: Cleveland Browns interested in Condoleeza Rice for head coaching job

Report: Cleveland Browns interested in Condoleeza Rice for head coaching job

According to a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter, a league source says the Browns want to talk with Rice about their coaching vacancy. Read more ...

Condoleezza Rice responds to being linked to Browns coaching job

Condoleezza Rice responds to being linked to Browns coaching job

CLEVELAND - The Browns' coaching search isn't quite ready to cross gender or diplomatic lines. After ESPN, citing an anonymous league source, reported the team would like to... Read more ...

Republican Rick Scott Wins Florida Senate Race

Republican Rick Scott Wins Florida Senate Race

Ultimately, even a hand recount didn't shift the final margin of the race too much. Scott's win means Republicans have picked up two Senate seats even as the GOP lost... Read more ...

Ravens win in rookie QB Lamar Jackson's first start

Ravens win in rookie QB Lamar Jackson's first start

The Baltimore Ravens beat the Cincinnati Bengals as rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson gets his first start. Read more ...