FBI probes DNC hack as suspicions of Russian involvement widen

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The FBI has launched an investigation into the hacking of the Democratic National Committee’s computers, even as more evidence surfaced of possible Russian involvement in the attack.

The data breachΒ was firstΒ disclosed last month, when hackers published confidential DNC files, including opposition research on Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Then on Friday, Wikileaks published over 19,000 emails that were stolen from the DNC,Β some of which now threaten to damage the campaign of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

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