Lawmakers want US intelligence assessment on fake videos

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three lawmakers want to see a U.S. intelligence assessment of the threat posed by technology that lets anyone make fake but realistic videos of real people saying things they never s...

Trump OKs sanctions for foreigners who meddle in elections

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is signing an executive order authorizing sanctions against foreigners who meddle in U.S. elections. Trump has drawn widespread criticism for...

2 alleged agents of Iran arrested for spying in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has charged two alleged agents of Iran, accusing them of conducting covert surveillance of Israeli and Jewish facilities in the United States and collecting intelligence on ...

US sanctions Myanmar forces for alleged human rights abuses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Treasury is slapping sanctions on Myanmar security forces for their alleged role in violent campaigns against ethnic minorities across the Southeast Asian nation. ...

Access denied: Behind Trump's review of security clearances

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has said he's yanking former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance and threatened to do the same to other current and former officials tied to the fed...

Access denied: Behind Trump's review of security clearances

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has said he's yanking former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance and threatened to do the same to other current and former officials tied to the fed...

CIA cables detail interrogation at base run by CIA director

WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly declassified documents graphically describe how an accused al-Qaida operative was stripped naked, repeatedly slammed against walls, waterboarded and confined in boxes for hours...

Florida officials want info about election hacking claims

WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida officials want more information from the U.S. Senate supporting claims made by Sen. Bill Nelson that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems. ...

Senator: Russia has breached Florida state election systems

WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida's Democratic senator said Wednesday that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems ahead of this year's midterms, but state officials said they ...

Experts: Iran could answer US sanctions with cyberattacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is bracing for cyberattacks Iran could launch in retaliation for the re-imposition of sanctions this week by President Donald Trump, cybersecurity and intelligence exp...

Trump picks former CIA career officer as deputy of agency

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has tapped a career intelligence analyst who worked at the CIA for 30 years to be deputy director of the agency. Vaughn Bishop will serve und...

Trump criticized for not leading effort to secure elections

WASHINGTON (AP) — As alarms blare about Russian interference in U.S. elections, the Trump administration is facing criticism that it has no clear national strategy to protect the country during the up...

Report: China, Russia and Iran conduct economic spying on US

WASHINGTON (AP) — A government report is outlining how spy services from China, Russia and Iran are hard at work trying to steal trade secrets and proprietary information from U.S. companies, governme...

CIA: China is waging a 'quiet kind of cold war' against US

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — A top CIA expert on Asia warns that China is waging a "quiet kind of cold war" against the U.S., using all its resources to try to replace America as the leading power in the world...

Acting CIA watchdog up for top job resigns

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — The acting watchdog at the CIA, who has been accused of retaliating against whistleblowers, is resigning. Christopher Sharpley, whose confirmation as CIA inspecto...