Report: CIA set up task-force in 2016 to investigate possible Russian funding of Trump's campaign - Business Insider

A US counterintelligence task force was established by the CIA in 2016 to investigate possible Russian funding of President-elect Donald Trump's presidential campaign, the BBC reported on Friday. The task force included the FBI, the Treasury and ...

This former British spy was identified as the Trump dossier source. Now he is in hiding. - Washington Post

LONDON — The former British intelligence officer who had a key role in drafting the dossier that alleged Russia holds compromising material and information on President-elect Donald Trump has gone into hiding, according to British reports. Christopher ...

Trump tweets about intelligence memo - CBS News

Last Updated Jan 13, 2017 3:17 PM EST. President-elect Donald Trump wrote a series of tweets early Friday morning about the intelligence memo with unverified reports that Russia has compromising information about him and about Hillary Clinton.

Decision to brief Trump on allegations brought a secret and unsubstantiated dossier into the public domain - Washington Post

As the nation's top spies prepared to brief President Obama and President-elect Donald Trump on Russian interference in the 2016 election, they faced an excruciatingly delicate question: Should they mention the salacious allegations that had been ...

Key Senate committee won't probe possible Trump-Russia collusion - Politico

Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) said Thursday that his panel's investigation into Russia's meddling in the presidential election would not look into possible contacts between Moscow and the Trump campaign. Burr's comments ...

How a Sensational, Unverified Dossier Became a Crisis for Donald Trump - New York Times

The building in London housing Orbis Business Intelligence, a commercial intelligence firm started by a former British intelligence officer who collected an opposition research dossier on President-elect Donald J. Trump. Credit Yui Mok/Press ...

Ex-MI6 officer Christopher Steele in hiding after Trump dossier - BBC News

An ex-MI6 officer who is believed to have prepared memos claiming Russia has compromising material on US President-elect Donald Trump is now in hiding, the BBC understands. Christopher Steele, who runs a London-based intelligence firm, is believed to ...

Intelligence Chief's Olive Branch to Trump Gets Twisted in Translation - New York Times

... □ James R. Clapper Jr., the director of national intelligence, offered a public olive branch to President-elect Donald J. Trump on Wednesday night, which Mr. Trump appears to have twisted. □ Mr. Trump appoints Rudolph W. Giuliani to head his ...

Trump says he has 'nothing to do with Russia.' The past 30 years show otherwise. - Washington Post

President-elect Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that he has “NOTHING TO DO WITH RUSSIA - NO DEALS, NO LOANS, NO NOTHING!” Trump, however, has a long history with Russia, trying repeatedly to build luxury properties in Moscow, holding a ...