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We’re suing the IRS for audits of Donald Trump’s tax returns
VICE News filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the IRS demanding Donald Trump's tax audits, and against the FBI for any investigations into some inflammatory Trump comments.
Hillary Clinton told the FBI she didn't think drone strike plans were classified
The FBI released on Friday files related to its investigation of Clinton's use of an unsecured email server to discuss classified information.
FBI probe of Clinton's emails prompted by espionage fears, secret letters say
Secret letters from the FBI to the US State Department released exclusively to VICE News reveal the probe into Hillary Clinton's emails was rooted in fears of potential espionage.
A Promise Not to Torture Was Enough for US Detainee Transfers, Says Declassified Report
A Department of Defense report shows that before transferring detainees to other countries, the US required only non-binding assurances torture wouldn't be used.
The CIA Helped Produce an Episode of 'Top Chef'
Newly released details from a CIA watchdog report reveal that the agency "supported" the Bravo reality show, along with a book and several documentaries and movies.
It Took a FOIA Lawsuit to Uncover How the Obama Administration Killed FOIA Reform
The Obama administration bills itself as the "most transparent in history," but recently released documents show that behind the scenes, the administration has been fighting against government transparency.