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Russian hack of Democrats' accounts wider than first appeared; FBI broadens probe

Private e-mail accounts of more than 100 party representatives and groups breached, officials say
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 05:50
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Ms Schultz (above) resigned as DNC chairwoman after WikiLeaks released hacked internal e-mails showing party officials eager for Mrs Clinton to win the party nomination over Senator Bernie Sanders.
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Ms Schultz resigned as DNC chairwoman after WikiLeaks released hacked internal e-mails showing party officials eager for Mrs Clinton (above) to win the party nomination over Senator Bernie Sanders.

Washington

A RUSSIAN cyberattack that targeted Democratic politicians was bigger than it first appeared and breached the private e-mail accounts of more than 100 party officials and groups, officials with knowledge of the case said on Wednesday.

The widening scope of the attack has