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Did Elon Musk Lose Secret U.S Government Satellite? SpaceX Zuma May Have Failed to Reach Orbit

  (Newsweek)  Elon Musk’s SpaceX finally launched its mysterious Zuma satellite on Sunday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. To viewers of the live stream, the launch seemed like a success. The Falcon 9 rocket carrying Zuma blasted off and appeared to shed “stage one,” as planned. However, cameras did not follow stage two of the rocket, and reports […]

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GOP senators request criminal investigation of Trump dossier author

(The Hill)  Two Republican senators are asking the Department of Justice to open a criminal investigation into Christopher Steele, the author of a controversial opposition research dossier on President Trump. Sens. Chuck Grassley (Iowa) and Lindsey Graham (S.C.) sent a letter to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray asking that they investigate if the former British intelligence agent […]

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FBI launches new Clinton Foundation investigation

(The Hill)  The Justice Department has launched a new inquiry into whether the Clinton Foundation engaged in any pay-to-play politics or other illegal activities while Hillary Clinton served as secretary of State, law enforcement officials and a witness tells The Hill. FBI agents from Little Rock, Ark., where the foundation was started, have taken the lead in […]

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Manafort files lawsuit charging Mueller probe is illegal

(Washington Times)  Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort is directly challenging Special Counsel Robert Mueller, charging in a law suit filed on Wednesday that the prosecutor lacked the legal authority to investigate and indict him on pre-2016 money laundering charges. Attorney Kevin Downing’s suit in U.S. District Court says Mr. Mueller was appointed in May with a mandate to investigate […]

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Justice Department May Have Something Big in the Works: Over 9,000 Sealed Indictments

(The Epoch Times)  Since late October, more than 9,000 sealed indictments have been filed in districts across the United States. Sealed indictments are typically used to prosecute individuals or criminal networks when revealing names may risk individuals fleeing or destroying evidence. As of Dec. 22, 2017, there were 9,294 sealed indictments, according to data collected by researchers, […]

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Intelligence Contractor: CIA Director Says World War 3 Begins in ’12 Weeks’

(The Free Thought Project)  The current tensions and saber rattling with North Korea could be coming to a head—which would inevitably kick off world war III—by as early as March 20, 2018, according to intelligence insider, James Rickards. Rickards, who has worked closely with U.S. intelligence agencies over the last two decades, was once asked […]

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Streaming becomes mainstream as cord-cutting accelerates

  (Chicago Tribune)  Cord-cutting is not just for millennials anymore. Fed up with high prices and bloated packages, millions of Americans cut the cord on cable TV in 2017, finding refuge with a growing number of streaming services, which deliver lower prices and a competitive channel lineup over the internet. “This was really the year […]