Mary Louise Kelly

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Trump To Get Russian Cyber Briefing; May Announce Intelligence Chief

Friday, January 06, 2017

A day after the Senate held a public hearing on Russia's cyber activities, Donald Trump gets his briefing. And, Trump's reported to have picked ex-Sen. Dan Coats to head National Intelligence.

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Senate Armed Services Committee Holds First Hearing On Alleged Russian Hacking

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Russia's alleged election-year hacking takes center stage when leaders of the intelligence community testify before Congress. Senate Armed Services Chairman John McCain has called the first of several expected hearings on the issue. This comes the day before President-elect Donald Trump is scheduled to receive an intelligence briefing on Russian hacking.

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Wave Of Congressional Probes Into Cyber Threats Set To Begin

Thursday, January 05, 2017

The director of National Intelligence and the head of the NSA are among those called to testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee on alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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Russian Hack Adds To Quandary: How To Keep National Secrets In An Open Society

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Why is it so hard to make public the evidence that Russia was behind the election hacks? A look at the inherent challenge facing a secret spy service operating in a democracy.

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CIA Director John Brennan Weighs In On Russian Hacking, Syrian Conflict

Friday, December 23, 2016

In an interview with NPR, CIA Director John Brennan talked about Russian hacking, the ongoing conflict in Syria and his plans for life as a civilian after he leaves his post in January.

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For America's Top Spy Catcher, A World Of Problems To Fix — And Prevent

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

As head of U.S. counterintelligence, William Evanina's job is to stop America's enemies from spying here. "We spend a lot of time fixing what's happened," he says. He'd like to see greater prevention.

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FBI Agrees With CIA On Russian Interference In Presidential Election

Friday, December 16, 2016

Intelligence sources tell NPR that the FBI agrees with the CIA's assessment that Russia interfered in the U.S. election, in part, to help Donald Trump.

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Obama: Espionage Is Being 'Turbocharged' By The Internet

Friday, December 16, 2016

President Obama says there's a need to develop new rules as countries increasingly spy on each other in cyberspace. The U.S. is particularly vulnerable because so much of the economy is digitized.

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Homeland Security Adviser Suggests U.S. May Respond To Russian Cyberactivity

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

In an interview with President Obama's Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Adviser, Lisa Monaco, she says the Obama administration may yet respond more forcefully to Russian cyber-intrusions.

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For CIA Nominee Mike Pompeo, 'Not A Good Situation To Inherit'

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

The situation Pompeo now faces would test the savviest politician: If confirmed, he will go to work for a president who is openly feuding with the agency he's preparing to run.

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Multiple Investigations Underway On Russian Ties To U.S. Election

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

What is the state of the various investigations underway into Russian cyber-intrusions? What are the key questions that Congress is trying to answer? And how much of the currently classified evidence can be made public? The CIA is weighing what it can share, without compromising what are known as "sources and methods."

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Senators Call For Probe Into Claims Russia Interfered In U.S. Election

Monday, December 12, 2016

The CIA believes Russia interfered with the presidential election in order to tip it to Donald Trump. Trump calls the claim "ridiculous." Four senators have called for a sweeping investigation.

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CIA Finds Russian Hackers Tried To Help Trump's Election

Saturday, December 10, 2016

The CIA has concluded that Russia launched a cyberintelligence operation to influence the U.S. election in an apparent effort to help Donald Trump win, a U.S. official tells NPR.

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CIA Concludes Russian Interference Aimed To Elect Trump

Saturday, December 10, 2016

NPR has confirmed that intelligence officials say it's now "quite clear" Russian hackers worked to tip the presidency in Donald Trump's favor. Trump's transition team has dismissed the assessment.

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Trump Skips Intelligence Briefings, Denies Russian Election Mischief

Thursday, December 08, 2016

President-elect Trump has been opting out of his presidential intelligence briefings and continuing to reject the assessment of the intelligence community that Russia interfered in the presidential election. Meanwhile, both Republicans and Democrats are calling for the outgoing Obama administration to release more evidence about Russia's cyber-mischief and for Congress to investigate on its own.

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Trump's Cabinet Of Ex-Generals Indicates Focus On National Security

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

President-elect Trump plans to nominate at least three former top generals to his cabinet, and he is said to be considering more former top four-star military commanders. NPR takes a look at why Trump favors the brass and what effect a cabinet of such leaders could have on the way he runs the government.

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Report Offers New Counterterrorism Strategy For Trump Administration

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

A commission chaired by Tony Blair and Leon Panetta calls for a U.S.-led strategy focusing on stopping radicalization before it happens and partnering with tech companies to fight extremism online.

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Assassin's Steak Tartare: Popular Detective Series Gets Its Own Cookbook

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The Yashim detective series features an intrepid sleuth chasing mysteries in 19th century Istanbul. He cooks while he puzzles over clues. Readers who clamored for the recipes have gotten their wish.

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National Security Elites Consider Whether To Work For Trump

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Scores of national security professionals, from former military officers to civilian specialists, said during the campaign they opposed then-candidate Donald Trump. Will they consider coming into the new Trump administration — and will it have them?

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Trump To Receive Same Top-Secret Briefings As President Obama

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Four former heads of the CIA say U.S. spy agencies will offer Trump the full benefit of their judgments and analysis — despite the fact that Trump openly questioned their guidance during the campaign.

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