07/31/14 04:34 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA officers improperly accessed Senate computers, read the emails of Senate staff, and exhibited a "lack of candor" when interviewed by agency investigators, according to a declassified CIA inspector general's report. The document, released Thursday by the CIA, is a summary...
07/31/14 03:47 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department has endorsed the broad conclusions of a harshly critical Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks, a report that accuses the agency of brutally treating terror suspects and misleading Congress, according to a...
By Susan Crabtree | 07/31/14 02:46 PM
President Obama remains confident in CIA Director John Brennan's leadership despite an independent investigation that concluded that the agency had overreached its authority by spying on Senate staffers.
By Paul Bedard | 07/31/14 02:27 PM
A former CIA director is raising a new concern that Iran, or even North Korea, could send U.S. civilization "to a cold, dark halt" by firing a nuke over America's southern border which is largely absent of missile defenses.
By Ashe Schow | 07/31/14 01:08 PM
CIA Director John Brennan admitted Thursday that agency officials acted improperly when they hacked Senate computers, according to the Associated Press.
07/30/14 09:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept the secretary of state and some U.S. ambassadors in the dark about harsh techniques and secret prisons, according to a document circulating among...
By Paul Bedard | 07/25/14 04:16 PM
In a stunning reversal, the administration has told some 10 former intelligence officers that they can't review a 6,000-page Senate report on controversial post-9/11 interrogationÂ tactics is released.
07/24/14 03:00 PM
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Europe's top human rights court ruled Thursday that Poland violated the rights of two terror suspects by allowing the CIA to secretly imprison them on Polish soil from 2002-2003 and facilitating the conditions under which they were subjected to torture. The ruling by the...
By James Jay Carafano | 07/18/14 04:02 PM
The CIA's venture into the social networking world is a colossal embarrassment thus far. It does, however, reveal something that Washington hoped to keep secret: that it remains fundamentally unsavvy about how to use social networking to advance policy -- rather than political -- goals.
By Blake Seitz | 07/16/14 01:05 PM
"Five wounded, one martyred," was the radio report from Iraqi coalition forces who fought alongside Marine Maj. Douglas Alexander Zembiec when he fell to small arms fire in 2007.
By Steve Chapman | 07/10/14 10:43 AM
It's a classic Orwellian nightmare: The government decides to deny you a right it extends to other people, but it won't tell you why and it won't tell you what you can do about it. You're stuck in purgatory, effectively convicted without being tried -- or even being told the charge against you.
By Paul Bedard | 07/10/14 10:00 AM
Snickers are raining down on the director of national intelligence for his confusion over the apparently devilish "rein" versus "reign."
By Brian Hughes | 06/26/14 04:57 PM
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" has a villain who will remind viewers of a certain vice president back in the news: Dick Cheney.
By David Vitter | 06/25/14 05:00 PM
If there's one takeaway from the John Beale saga, it's that our federal bureaucracy has grown far too powerful, and there's not nearly enough oversight and transparency to keep it in check.
By Paul Bedard | 07/30/14
By Associated Press | 07/31/14
By Byron York | 07/31/14
By Paul Bedard | 07/30/14