| May 2, 2010
Reporting from Kundian, Pakistan, and Bagram, --
Their whir is unmistakable, a buzzing hum that prompts the tribespeople of Waziristan to refer to the fleet of armed U.S. drone aircraft hovering overhead as machay, or wasps.
The Khan family never...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 11:13 AM
President Obama on Thursday joined the growing chorus of top U.S. officials calling on a Florida pastor to abandon his plans to stage a Koran burning on the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
"This is a recruitment bonanza for Al Qaeda," Obama...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 1:20 PM
A former CIA officer is facing decades in prison after being charged Monday with disclosing classified information to journalists, the latest in an unprecedented Obama administration crackdown against national security leaks.
John Kiriakou, who made news...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 10:21 AM
The leaders of the Senate intelligence committee praised CIA Director David H. Petraeus at a public hearing Tuesday, and criticized a Los Angeles Times story that said the retired Army general was working to improve relations with some members of...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 9:45 AM
The Republican chairman of the House intelligence committee took aim Thursday at an Obama administration plan to transfer five prisoners out of U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay as part of a package of negotiations with the Taliban.
With four of the...
| Jul 2, 2007
PRECIOUS FEW POLITICIANS know how to hold their tongues, and even fewer are lambasted for doing so. But Sen. Richard G. Lugar (R-Ind.), the former Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman, has taken fire — including on this page — for his...
| Aug 26, 2007
What does sovereignty mean? In the case of Iraq, Washington can't seem to decide.
On June 28, 2004, the United States ceremoniously ended its occupation of Iraq by transferring sovereignty to its hand-picked interim prime minister, Iyad Allawi. Three...
| Oct 28, 2008
Just a little more than a week before the presidential election, the United States on Sunday began a dramatic escalation of the conflicts in the Middle East, launching what is believed to be the first attack on Syrian soil by U.S. troops. Although both...
| Feb 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
All of a sudden, it seems like we're getting smarter at combating the terrorists who have plagued U.S. policy and politics since the 9/11 attacks that killed more than 3,000 Americans. The Pentagon's new budget, released Monday, calls for more......
| Feb 19, 2010
| 9:34 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Feb. 14 - 20 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SATURDAY Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer 3 p.m. CNN Huckabee First......
| Feb 20, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Also, Ed Rendell, Arnold Schwearzenegger, Mike Pence, James Baker. Jim Douglas, Deval Patrick, Tim Pawlenty and Mitch McConnell....