Intelligence


No Doubt Russia Interfered in Election, Intel Chief Says

Brushing aside Donald Trump’s dismissiveness, the nation’s intelligence chief insisted Thursday that U.S. agencies are more confident than ever that Russia interfered in America’s recent presidential election. And he called…

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Obama: President Without Briefings ‘Flying Blind’

President Barack Obama, who’s been complimented by President-elect Donald Trump for helping to smooth his transition to the White House, is criticizing Trump for saying he’ll shun daily intelligence briefings…

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National Intelligence Director Submits Resignation

The director of U.S. national intelligence says he’s formally submitted his resignation. James Clapper has long said he planned to retire at the end of the Obama administration, and he…

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Germany Emptied Stadium on Israeli Intel

Acting on a report from Israeli intelligence services of an imminent terrorist attack, Germany emptied a soccer stadium full of people, according to the German magazine Stern on Wednesday. The…

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NYPD Chief: NYC Best-Prepared to Fight Terrorism

New York may have thousands of well-armed security personnel at the ready, but intelligence is essential to protect the type of “soft” targets attacked in Paris, police Chief William Bratton…

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State Department Officials Routinely Sent Secrets Over Email

The transmission of now-classified information across Hillary Rodham Clinton’s private email is consistent with a State Department culture in which diplomats routinely sent secret material on unsecured email during the…

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Her Email Trouble, Explained

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s effort to quash the rising scandal over her misuse of email when she was secretary of state has, so far, backfired spectacularly. Instead of cutting the story…

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