Trump said he plans to announce a new pick for director of National Intelligence “shortly.”
A VICE News review of John Ratcliffe’s crime-fighting years in Texas found no sign that he ever prosecuted a terrorist.
As DARPA researchers work on identifying manipulated videos, and lawmakers call for an intelligence community report, the DHS is staying tight-lipped on deepfakes.
Three representatives asked the Director of National Intelligence to create a report about how deepfakes could be used against the U.S. by hostile nations.
"The country will be weakened if there is a political litmus test applied before seasoned experts are allowed to share their views.”
Intelligence officials declined to inform any of the states beforehand
“Don’t worry, 100 percent,” Trump said with a wave of his hand. “Can you imagine?”
James Comey’s second-in-command at the FBI is making his first public appearance since Donald Trump abruptly fired his boss two days ago.
Former FBI special agent and national security expert Clint Watts joins VICE News at 3:30 p.m. ET at our Brooklyn headquarters Monday to answer questions about the Trump-Russia investigation.
Trump aides allegedly spoke to Russian intelligence during campaign, Senate moves to repeal Obama gun restriction, and more.