AP news guide: Russia probes still going strong in 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Late last year, lawyers for President Donald Trump expressed optimism that special counsel Robert Mueller was nearing the end of his probe of Russia's interference in the 2016 electi...

Cybersecurity firm says Russia-linked hackers are laying groundwork to spy on US Senate staff

PARIS (AP) — Cybersecurity firm says Russia-linked hackers are laying groundwork to spy on US Senate staff.

House OKs spy program after conflicting Trump tweets

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's puzzling tweets about a key U.S. spying law threw the House into temporary disarray Thursday, but lawmakers ended up renewing the law — with a new restrictio...

10 Things to Know for Friday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. TRUMP'S PROFANE REMARK PROVOKES UPROAR ...

The Latest: House rejects limits on surveillance program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the House and reauthorization of a key foreign intelligence collection program (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The House is rejecting ...

Trump targets surveillance program in tweet

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is suggesting that a key program to collect foreign intelligence could have been used to "badly surveil and abuse" his campaign. That's despi...

Trump orders rules for revealing US citizens in spy reports

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is ordering U.S. intelligence agencies to develop rules for disclosing the names of Americans whose identities are blacked out in classified spy reports. ...

AP NewsAlert

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Democrat releases transcript of co-founder of firm that hired former British spy to compile Trump dossier.

Highly classified U.S. satellite Zuma lost after launch

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A highly classified payload known by the code name Zuma and believed to be a spy satellite was lost after its launch by SpaceX, reports said Tuesday. Space Exploration ...

Oldman wins Globe for film drama actor in 'Darkest Hour'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — It took three decades of work, untold layers of makeup and the fighting spirit of Winston Churchill for Gary Oldman to finally find his way to a major awards stage. ...

Senators make criminal referral of dossier author to DOJ

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Republican senators have made the first known criminal referral in congressional investigations of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. They're targeting the autho...

Remember "Dirty Harry"? The Dow was at 1,000 points then

What do "Batman Forever," Cher's song "Believe" and the death of Mary Tyler Moore have in common? They all occurred in the same years that the Dow Jones industrial average passed major milestones. Her...

Prosecutors: More bribery charges for South Korean ex-leader

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An official says prosecutors have made additional bribery charges against South Korea's jailed ex-president alleging she received official funds from her spy chiefs for perso...

Taiwan officers not involved in spying for China: Ministry of National Defense

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Four serving military officers and two retired employees made statements as witness but were not being accused of spying for China in the scandal surrounding a New Party o...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Jan. 3 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Wednesday are as follows: @United Daily News: Prosecutors: Zhou Hongxu allegedly developing spy network in Taiwan @China Times: Cabi...