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Discoveries of classified documents prompting questions in Washington
Politics

Discoveries of classified documents prompting questions in Washington

Discoveries of classified documents prompting questions in Washington - CBS News Watch CBS News The U.S. government's ability to safeguard its most sensitive information is under fire. On Friday, former Vice President Mike Pence acknowledged "mistakes were made" after classified documents were recently found in his Indiana home. The discoveries with Pence, former President Trump and President Biden have prompted the National Archives to ask every living former president and vice president to check for classified records. But many in Congress are questioning why the executive branch was not more careful. Christina Ruffini is at the Wh...
Feds seize more than $170 million in cash accounts linked to Sam Bankman-Fried
Business

Feds seize more than $170 million in cash accounts linked to Sam Bankman-Fried

FTX founder pleads not guilty to fraud FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried pleads not guilty to fraud 05:37 The Justice Department has seized more than $170 million in cash from multiple accounts associated with disgraced FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried, according to court documents filed Friday. This is in addition to an estimated $526 million in stock which was also seized by the federal government. According to the federal court doc...