Feds said alleged Russian spy Maria Butina used sex for influence. Now, they're walking that back.
It's an embarrassing climb-down by prosecutors, but the core accusation that she spent years as an unregistered agent of the Russian government remains unresolved.
UK points finger at Russia for poisoned spy, Trump stays mum
British Prime Minister Theresa May said “it is highly likely that Russia was responsible” for using a rare, military-grade nerve agent to poison an ex-intelligence officer and his daughter last week.