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Iran detains 17 citizens accused of spying for the CIA and says they were given ‘tempting promises’ of jobs and money in the US

The announcement comes as nuclear and military tensions between Tehran and the West continue to mount after two British-linked ships were seized.

Here’s what you need to know about Palantir, the secretive $20 billion data-analysis company whose work with ICE is dragging Amazon into controv...

Palantir has been facing backlash for providing software to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which has been targeting undocumented families.
Peter Thiel, cofounder of PayPal.

Peter Thiel slams Google’s ‘seemingly treasonous’ links to China, which he says should be investigated in a ‘not excessively g...

Peter Thiel gave the opening speech at the National Conservatism conference on Sunday, and took the opportunity to go after Google.

William Barr ordered an investigation into how the CIA concluded Russia wanted to help Trump in 2016 — but that investigation was already done 2...

Attorney General William Barr opened an investigation into the CIA that's already been done by Mike Pompeo, a former agency director.

North Korean leader’s half brother was reportedly an informant for the CIA

Kim Jong Nam was said to have met with CIA operatives and established a "nexus," according to The Wall Street Journal's source.

A rich Iraqi reportedly stayed at Trump’s hotel for 26 days a few months after pushing the president to be more aggressive toward Iran

A wealthy Iraqi reportedly urged the Trump administration to take a hardline stance on Iran and also splurged on an extended stay at Trump's hotel.
U.S. Attorney General William Barr is greeted by President Donald Trump.

Spy agency veterans are horrified at Trump’s decision to grant AG Barr sweeping power to declassify Russia intelligence: ‘Lives are on the...

"Lives are on the line," said a former CIA operative. "The AG is either ignorant of that fact, or he doesn't care. Either way, it's horrifying."

The CIA’s first post on Instagram is a cryptic mashup of hidden messages

Many of the items in the picture reportedly belong to current CIA employees.
Then-CIA Director Mike Pompeo shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang, North Korea, in an undated photo released in April 2018.

Mike Pompeo refused to say whether or not Kim Jong Un knew about Otto Warmbier’s mistreatment — which happened while he was boss of the CI...

Wambier, a student, was imprisoned in North Korea for 17 months and died soon after he was returned to the US in a vegetative state in June 2017.
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump talk in the garden of the Metropole hotel during the second North Korea-US summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 28, 2019.

Trump’s acceptance of Kim Jong Un’s word on the death of Otto Warmbier fits a troubling pattern

Trump's trust in Kim is part of a trend of the president taking the word of leaders like Vladimir Putin and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.