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Top intel chief says North Korea's weapons of mass destruction are the biggest threat to the US

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US Intelligence chiefs said Tuesday that North Korea will be one of the most confrontational threats to the US this year.
North Korea's relentless push for nuclear weapons that could strike the US and its increasing cyberwarfare activities pose legitimate concerns for US national security, the officials said.
During the annual hearing on worldwide threats, officials also warned of the dangers posed by Russia, Iran, and China.
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats issued a dire warning Tuesday about the threat North Korea poses to the United States, citing its intentions to amass...
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CIA, FBI Already Warning of Russian Interference in 2018 Midterms

CIA, FBI Already Warning of Russian Interference in 2018 Midterms

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The Senate Intelligence Committee had its annual hearing on worldwide threats on Tuesday, and intelligence officials took it as an opportunity to warn the Committee that they are expecting Russian actors to meddle in the 2018 midterm elections.
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Intel officials expect Russia to try influencing 2018 elections

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The top intelligence officials all agreed on Tuesday that Russia intends to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections.
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Lawmakers grill top intelligence officials on threats posed by Russia, China, and North Korea

Lawmakers grill top intelligence officials on threats posed by Russia, China, and North Korea

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The leaders of six top US intelligence agencies testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday for its annual "Worldwide Threats" hearing.
Topics ranged from cybersecurity to terrorism to nuclear threats.
The three big subjects were Russia, China, and North Korea.
The Senate Intelligence Committee grilled a panel of top-ranking intelligence officials about a series of rising global and cyber threats the United States faces on Tuesday.
Lawmakers and intel officials focused on the threats posed by China, Russia, and North Korea in particular. The hearing was elevated amid...
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ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night...

ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night Football' games

ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro said the network won't broadcast the national anthem before “Monday Night Football” games. Read more ...

Police: Surveillance video shows men steal from vehicles at tourist spot, go...

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Deputies: Fayetteville man assaulted 5-year-old with cellphone charger

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'85 seconds of evil': Man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting...

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Sheriff: 15-year-old daughter shoots, kills her mother's abusive boyfriend

Sheriff: 15-year-old daughter shoots, kills her mother's abusive boyfriend

The sheriff's office said the woman's 12-year-old son got a gun and handed it to his 15-year-old sister, who shot the boyfriend in the chest. Read more ...