Russia Hacking

Putin Happy With Results of Hacking 2016 U.S. Election

For less than $500,000, Russian President Vladimir Putin got what he most wanted out of the Kremlin's campaign to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election: a destabilized American democracy and Hillary Clinton out of his hair, U.S. officials say.

Trump Denies Aides Had Contact with Russia

His denial came as former national security adviser Michael Flynn, in FBI interview, reportedly denied discussing sanctions with the Russian ambassador, something that could leave him open to charges.

Trump Still Considering Lifting Russia Sanctions

With Trump expected to speak on Saturday with Russian President Vladimir Putin for the first time since taking power a week ago, speculation has been rife that Trump is close to lifting sanctions imposed on Russia by then-President Barack Obama.