Monthly archives: January, 2017

Reports: Russian cyber-spy treason cases linked to CIA

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian cybersecurity intelligence officers reportedly detained on treason charges are being accused of passing secrets to the CIA. Sergei Mikhailov and Dmitry Dokuchaev, who worked for the cyber wing of Russia’s FSB domestic intelligence service until their arrests in December, are accused of cooperating with the CIA, according to unnamed sources cited …

‘Madiba’ brings Nelson Mandela’s inspiring life to BET

In many ways an old-fashioned miniseries, “Madiba” (a term of reverence used in reference to Mandela) spans decades, dutifully beginning with Mandela’s youth and his father’s dying wish that he be educated. The story progresses through his rise to lead the African National Congress, imprisonment and eventual release, triumphing against the system that oppressed him. …

Scott Hogan completes £12m move to Aston Villa

Aston Villa have signed Brentford striker Scott Hogan in a £12m deal Hogan had his medical at the club’s Bodymoor Heath training ground The transfer is believed to be worth an initial £9m with the remainder in add-ons Hogan’s former club Rochdale will receive a cut of the transfer fee West Ham had been linked with …