By Susan Crabtree | 11/07/13 05:36 PM
The top Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee is urging the Obama administration to abandon any effort to help close Guantanamo Bay by sending detainees back to their home country of Yemen. The administration is in talks with the Yemeni government and is working with the United...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/07/13 09:39 AM
President Obama is moving closer to his longtime goal of shutting down the controversial prison facility at Guantanamo Bay with plans to send a large number of remaining detainees back to their home country of Yemen.
By Sean Higgins | 11/06/13 11:15 AM
Will the Transportation Security Administration officers patting you down at the airport before you board a plane be armed as well? Their union is pushing for that now.
By Eileen Sullivan | 11/05/13 10:27 AM
When the White House called some of the nation's major law enforcement associations with a heads-up that the president would tap Jeh Johnson to run the Homeland Security Department, the response on the other end of the line was brief: Who?
By Brian Hughes | 11/01/13 05:47 PM
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki in a White House meeting with President Obama on Friday pressed the United States for a major weapons deal to help Baghdad defeat a resurgent al Qaeda -- but Obama made no concrete commitments to meet the request.
By Susan Crabtree | 11/01/13 09:31 AM
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., said she is encouraged that the National Security Agency is pushing back against inaccurate press reports about its surveillance programs as she pushes for greater transparency and a review of the nation’s...
By Tim Mak | 11/01/13 05:11 AM
GUANTANAMO BAY, CUBA -- When 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed appears before the military commission trying him for war crimes, his day starts early, with a lawyer arriving at his cell around 5 a.m.
By Joel Gehrke | 10/30/13 05:27 PM
Al Qaeda looms as "a major and increasing threat to Iraq's stability" and to the United States, a senior State Department official told reporters Wednesday. "So that leads really to the final point, which is countering the reemergence of al Qaeda and the reemergence of the Islamic State of...
By Tim Mak | 10/29/13 12:02 PM
On Oct. 24, the Washington Examiner's Tim Mak took a tour of Camp X-Ray, a temporary detention facility at Guantanamo Bay that housed dozens of suspected terrorists in the months immediately after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the United States.
10/28/13 09:09 PM
(www.cbsnews.com) Benghazi was a planned, sophisticated attack by al Qaeda against a barely protected American outpost. Lara Logan reports.
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