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US files criminal charges against 2 Russian intelligence officers




A staff member reveals a wanted poser of Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin, one of three Russians charged for in the 2014 hacking of Yahoo, during a press conference at the US Department of Justice on March 15, 2017 in Washington, DC.
A staff member reveals a wanted poser of Igor Anatolyevich Sushchin, one of three Russians charged for in the 2014 hacking of Yahoo, during a press conference at the US Department of Justice on March 15, 2017 in Washington, DC.
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For the first time ever, the US is charging two Russian intelligence officers and two hackers with the mega hacking of Yahoo in 2014.

The hack affected at least half-a-billion users. Meanwhile, FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to disclose Monday whether the Bureau is investigating Trump campaign contacts with Russia.

Guests: 

Shane Harris, senior writer on national security for the Wall Street Journal

Alistair Barr, technology editor at Bloomberg news