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Britain Says It Has Proof Russia Stockpiled Lethal Nerve Agent

NY Times - 3 hours 17 min ago
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Sunday that Russia had been researching military-grade nerve agents for use in assassinations. Russia denies it.

In A Flurry Of Furious Tweets, President Trump Takes Aim At Mueller Probe

NPR All Things Considered - 3 hours 19 min ago

President Trump spent much of the weekend on Twitter criticizing the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, calling it unnecessary and partisan.

Cuco, 19, Keeps His Feet On The Ground As His Dreamy Tracks Break Through

NPR All Things Considered - 3 hours 27 min ago

The relaxed, Spanglish-singing artist is one of the leading up-and-coming Chicano artists, and performed at this year's South by Southwest.

(Image credit: Abraham Recio/Courtesy of the artist)

For New Schools Chancellor, New York City Is a Big Leap

NY Times - 3 hours 40 min ago
Richard Carranza will lead the country’s biggest school district after a stint in Houston so brief that his record is hard to judge.

UK diplomat cites proof that Russia stockpiled nerve agent

CNN - 3 hours 57 min ago
UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says the United Kingdom has evidence Russia has been creating and stockpiling the nerve agent Novichok over the last decade.

Data Leak Puts Facebook Under Intensifying Scrutiny on Two Continents

NY Times - 4 hours 1 min ago
American and British lawmakers called on Facebook to explain how a political data firm tied to the Trump campaign harvested private data from more than 50 million users.

Putin: Unity is the most important thing

CNN - 4 hours 27 min ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin thanks his supporters following the close of polls in the Russian election. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports from Moscow.

Trump lawyer's call for end to Russia probe is all about the investigation's aftermath — or firing Mueller

Washington Post - 4 hours 34 min ago
We pretty much knew this day would come. Here's what it means.

The West must find courage to stand up to Putin

CNN - 4 hours 38 min ago
After the weekend's election in Russia and the expected coronation of Vladimir Putin as president yet again, some 20% of the world's population and 17% of its entire land mass will could be ruled by two individuals serving, unchallenged, for life.

How Trump Consultants Exploited the Facebook Data of Millions

NY Times - 4 hours 45 min ago
Cambridge Analytica harvested personal information from a huge swath of the electorate to develop techniques that were later used in the Trump campaign.

Massachusetts to investigate Facebook and Cambridge Analytica

CNN - 4 hours 57 min ago
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey announced Saturday that her office is opening an investigation into Facebook and the data firm Cambridge Analytica, which has ties to the Trump campaign.

After McCabe firing, Trump attacks FBI, and his lawyer says Russia probe must end

Washington Post - 5 hours 4 min ago
The war between Trump and federal law enforcement agencies escalated this weekend as the special counsel’s investigation heats up.

Could getting Andrew McCabe fired come back to bite Trump?

Washington Post - 5 hours 4 min ago
McCabe's firing is significantly more personal than that of James B. Comey. The question is what he might know about.

Asia and Australia Edition: Russia, North Korea, Xi Jinping: Your Monday Briefing

NY Times - 5 hours 8 min ago
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.

Masterpiece Rental: My Life in the ‘American Gothic’ House

NY Times - 5 hours 28 min ago
I laughed when I saw it, exactly as Grant Wood had depicted it. Now “the world’s second most famous White House” was mine — for $250 a month.
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