Thu Mar 15, 2018 AT 4:32 PM EDT
The Trump administration accused Russia on Thursday of a concerted operation to hack the U.S. energy grid and other critical infrastructure including aviation, and separately imposed sanctions on a raft of Russian officials for alleged high-tech interference in the 2016 American presidential election, reports Newsmax.
Wed Mar 14, 2018 AT 5:12 PM EDT
President Donald Trump has chosen Larry Kudlow to be his top economic aide, elevating the influence of a long-time fixture on the CNBC business news network who previously served in the Reagan administration and has emerged as a leading evangelist for tax cuts and a smaller government, reports the Associated Press.
Tue Mar 13, 2018 AT 4:40 PM EDT
The specific timing of the move—following the secretary of state’s split from the president to condemn a Russian attack in the U.K.—raises questions about its motive, reports The Atlantic.