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Former Joint Chiefs Leader 'Encouraged' By Trump's Cabinet Picks
Former U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen said that in light of Donald Trump 's lack of foreign policy experience, he is encouraged that the president-elect is naming people experienced in international relations for top posts in his administration. “I am encouraged by the fact
Hillary Clinton Campaign Sorted Potential VP Picks Into 'Food Groups' by Race and Gender, Email Shows
Clinton campaign officials grouped potential vice presidential running mates by race and gender, according to a recently leaked email, further suggesting the degree to which their run for the White House appeared to be scripted. Campaign chairman John Podesta -- whose hacked emails have been
CIA Study Finds Low Minority Representation in Agency's Senior Ranks
A new internal CIA report has concluded that the agency has not done a good job of promoting minorities to its senior leadership ranks. Concerned by the report’s findings CIA Director John Brennan vowed to implement the report’s recommendations noting that a lack of diversity at the agency’s
Department of 'Homeland' Controversy: Pakistan and Terrorism
Pakistani officials recently lashed out at the Showtime series "Homeland" for its portrayal of the Southwest Asian nation as a friend to terrorist groups, among other complaints, but according to former U.S. officials and Pakistan experts, it could be a case of a fictional show hitting just a
Top US Spy: Intel Cooperation With Pakistan 'On the Upswing'
The strained spy relationship between Pakistan and the U.S. is “of late… on the upswing,” according to America’s top intelligence official. “I have to be careful what I say here,” Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told students at the University of Georgia today. “First...
At Benghazi Hearing, Republicans Draw Link to Clinton
On Thursday, House Republicans continued to ask questions about Hillary Clinton in connection with the attack on the U.S. facility in Benghazi. This time, in questioning the State Department’s review of the attack at a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing, they asked why...
Benghazi Hearing: Your Government at Work
This is the strangest thing … As today’s big Benghazi hearing gets underway, Republicans are saying Ambassador Thomas Pickering – the co-chairman of the State Department’s committee investigating of the Benghazi attack – has refused to testify today. The State Department says the opposite is...
Transcript: Hillary Clinton's Final Television Interview as Secretary of State
The following is a transcript of "Nightline" anchor Cynthia McFadden's interview with Hillary Clinton in her final television interview as Secretary of State. This interview will air on "Nightline" on Jan. 29, 2013. "Nightline" anchor Cynthia McFadden: Thank you for letting us come and talk to you.
Transcript: Clinton Testifies On Benghazi
Testimony as prepared for delivery by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Mr. Chairman, Ranking Member, members of the Committee, thank you for this opportunity. The terrorist attacks in Benghazi on September 11, 2012 that claimed the lives of four brave
'Systematic Failure' by State Department in Benghazi Attack, Report Finds
The State Department has released its independent, internal investigation into the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, concluding the attack was the result of the State Department's "systematic failure" in addressing the security needs of the consulate. The 39-page unclassified