Director of US National Intelligence James Clapper Resigns

The Levant News — US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper announced that he is resigning from his post during the House Intelligence Committee hearing on Thursday. “I submitted my letter of resignation last night which felt pretty good,” Clapper said. “I’ve got 64 days left.” Referring to cyberattacks on US servers allegedly carried out …

Confusion over Trump’s first talks with foreign leader

By Alistair Bell and Ginger Gibson for Reuters | WASHINGTON | One day before U.S. President-elect Donald Trump’s first meeting with a foreign leader, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japanese officials said they had not finalized when or where in New York it would take place, who would be invited, or in some cases whom …