Maryland Investigates Russian National's Links To State Elections Software

Maryland Investigates Russian National's Links To State Elections Software

A Russian investor purchased a company that runs portions of Maryland’s voter registration software systems in 2015. State officials did not know until the FBI informed them this week.

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Maryland Investigates Russian National's Links To State Elections Software

In Ireland, Drought And A Drone Revealed The Outline Of An Ancient Henge

In Ireland, Drought And A Drone Revealed The Outline Of An Ancient Henge

Drone footage captured by Anthony Murphy shows the outline of an ancient henge, visible in the pattern of crops grown in a field near Newgrange, Ireland.As crops get thirsty in Ireland, some plants are faring better than others. Aerial photos show a pattern in crop growth near Newgrange, believed to be the footprint of a previously unknown henge.

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In Ireland, Drought And A Drone Revealed The Outline Of An Ancient Henge

Sen. James Lankford Reacts To Justice Department Charges Against Russian Cyberspies

Sen. James Lankford Reacts To Justice Department Charges Against Russian Cyberspies

Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., talks with NPR’s Ailsa Chang about the Justice Department’s latest charges against 12 Russian cyberspies related to the 2016 targeting of the DNC and Clinton campaign.


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Sen. James Lankford Reacts To Justice Department Charges Against Russian Cyberspies

Week In Politics: 12 Russian Cyberspies Charged With Attack On 2016 Election

Week In Politics: 12 Russian Cyberspies Charged With Attack On 2016 Election

NPR’s Ailsa Chang is joined by E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Brookings Institution, and Ben Domenech, the publisher of The Federalist, to discuss the indictment of 12 Russians involved in campaign hacking and President Trump’s upcoming summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.


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Week In Politics: 12 Russian Cyberspies Charged With Attack On 2016 Election

Ireland Expected To Become World's First Country To Divest From Fossil Fuels

Ireland Expected To Become World's First Country To Divest From Fossil Fuels

Smokestacks loom over Bull Island, northeast of Dublin, in 2008.The lower house of parliament OK’d the bill, which is likely to sail through the upper house too. “We are ready to think and act beyond narrow short-term and vested interests,” one lawmaker vowed.

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Ireland Expected To Become World's First Country To Divest From Fossil Fuels

U.S. Government To Appeal Judge's Approval Of AT&T-Time Warner Deal

U.S. Government To Appeal Judge's Approval Of AT&T-Time Warner Deal

Federal lawyers contended that a combined AT&T and Time Warner would be too large and powerful.A month after Judge Richard Leon backed the $85 billion deal, federal antitrust attorneys say they will seek to overturn it. AT&T has already begun to consolidate control of its new media holdings.

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U.S. Government To Appeal Judge's Approval Of AT&T-Time Warner Deal