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Defense Report Omits Panetta's SEAL Team 6 Disclosure
The final Defense Department watchdog report on the military’s cooperation with the makers of film “Zero Dark Thirty” largely clears the department of wrongdoing, but leaves out two instances in which, according to a previous version of the report, then-CIA chief Leon Panetta and a...
The Secret History of NSA Contractors
NSA Leaker Ed Snwoden is one of thousands of contractors working at the NSA
After Leak, Rep. King Demands 'Zero Dark Thirty' Disclosure Report
Draft IG Report, Published Online, Says Leon Panetta Incidentally Disclosed Secret Info to Filmmaker
US Embassy in Kabul 'Dangerously Vulnerable' to Attack: Report
The U.S. Embassy compound in Kabul is “dangerously vulnerable to a new attack,” according to a new report issued today by an independent watchdog group that monitors government spending and misconduct. For the report, the Project on Government Oversight (POGO) said it interviewed a number...
Petraeus Scandal: Paula Broadwell Stars in Gun Commercial
In addition to the book and the romance, Paula Broadwell's role as a trusted confidant of General David Petraeus provided another benefit: rising-star status in elite military circles. That meant, among other perks, a speaking slot at the Aspen Ideas Festival, an invitation to Washington's annual
Exclusive: Video Shows Drunk US Defense Contractors
Tonight, shocking behavior caught on tape. Employees of a big u.S. Defense contractor in afghanistan appearing extremely drunk, fumbling and shirtless, on the job. A cell phone video obtained exclusively by abc news is igniting outrage over a scene that looks more like a rowdy frat house than the
Exclusive: Video Shows Drunk, Stoned US Security Contractors
Too High to Stop Any Terror Attack, Whistleblowers Say; Where Was Military Oversight?
Obama Delicately Assaults Romney Over Transparency
President Obama is withdrawing from one war, the war over women, but he is escalating another: the war over transparency. Obama's reelection team was out in full force Monday to put pressure on Mitt Romney over what Democrats say is a history of secrecy, in both his personal life and his political
Billion Dollar Boondoggle?
Welcome back I'm Brian Ross in New York. Is it possible to spot the terrorist. The Department of Homeland Security has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in a program. Aimed at training security officers to use tiny behavioral clues to detect terrorists at the airport based on unproven