Jun 1, 2014 12:26pm

Susan Rice Cites ‘Sacred Obligation’ in Making Deal for Bergdahl’s Freedom

President Obama stuck to a “sacred obligation” when he agreed to a deal with the Taliban to release five prisoners held by at the U.S. military facility in Guantanamo Bay in exchange for the freedom of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, White House National Security Adviser Susan… Read More »

Jun 1, 2014 11:44am

Ted Cruz Says Hillary Clinton ‘Deliberately Stonewalled’ on Benghazi

Tea party heavyweight Sen. Ted Cruz said that he believes former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton purposely prevented the public release of details pertaining to the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. “What I think is that she has deliberately stonewalled,” Cruz said… Read More »

May 30, 2014 9:06am

Sunday on ‘This Week’: Susan Rice and Sen. Ted Cruz

In her first appearance on “This Week” since 2012, National Security Advisor Susan Rice goes one-on-one with George Stephanopoulos Sunday. Then, in an exclusive interview, George talks with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas. Plus, the powerhouse roundtable debates all the week’s politics with Weekly… Read More »

May 28, 2014 6:28pm

Excerpt: Glenn Greenwald’s ‘No Place to Hide’

From the Book NO PLACE TO HIDE:  Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State by Glenn Greenwald. Copyright © 2014 by Glenn Greenwald. Reprinted by arrangement with Metropolitan Books, an imprint of Henry Holt and Company LLC. CONTACT On December 1, 2012, I… Read More »

May 25, 2014 12:44pm

Jon Huntsman Calls Hacking Charges Against China Military Officers ‘Symbolic’

Former U.S. ambassador to China Jon Huntsman described the hacking charges announced this week against five Chinese military officers by the Justice Department as “symbolic” and said the United States will need to get more serious about the actions it takes to counter China’s alleged… Read More »

May 25, 2014 11:25am

Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey Suspects Some VA Allegations Will Be Proven True

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff believes some of the allegations of malfeasance plaguing the Department of Veteran’s Affairs — the very organization meant to offer care to veterans — will be proven true, and if so, those individuals responsible need to held… Read More »

May 23, 2014 11:55am

Sunday on ‘This Week’: Gen. Martin Dempsey

Sunday on ‘This Week,” after the United States Justice Department charged five Chinese military officers with spying, we examine the impact on U.S.-China relations with former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman — who served as ambassador to China under President Obama — and ABC News contributor… Read More »

May 22, 2014 6:33pm

Excerpt: ‘Age of Ambition’ by Evan Osnos

  Excerpted from AGE OF AMBITION: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China by Evan Osnos, published in May 2014 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC. Copyright © 2014 by Evan Osnos. All rights reserved. PROLOGUE Whenever a new idea sweeps across China—… Read More »

May 18, 2014 5:28pm

Bill Kristol Admonishes Karl Rove for Hillary Clinton Health Comments

ABC News contributor and Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol admonished fellow Republican Karl Rove this morning on ABC News’ “This Week,” asserting that his choice to weigh in on the health on former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was not an especially smart move. “I don’t… Read More »

May 18, 2014 2:54pm

5 Tips for Protecting Your Privacy

Although there is no single step that effectively blocks unwanted tracking on the internet, there are some steps you can take to help prevent it, and we asked independent researcher and consultant Ashkan Soltani for five tips to protect your privacy. Here they are below. 1)… Read More »