Topic: Central Intelligence Agency
Gary Brooks Faulkner, the man arrested in the hinterlands of Pakistan who says he was hunting Osama bin Laden, seems to have more in common with Chuck Norris movies than with any US intelligence activity.
06/16/2010 01:20 pm
Gary Brooks Faulkner was detained in Pakistan Tuesday, and is undergoing psychological tests today. He said he was there to assassinate Osama bin Laden. Some Pakistanis wondered if he was working for the US government or Blackwater. His brother defended him as a 'man on a mission.'
06/16/2010 12:28 pm
There's no Mr. T, but the movie version of 'The A-Team' is full of explosions, gunfire, and fun.
06/12/2010 01:28 pm
Army Spc. Bradley Manning has been arrested in connection with the April release of classified footage of a US helicopter mistakenly shooting Iraqi civilians to website WikiLeaks.
06/07/2010 04:39 pm
Just ahead of the one-year anniversary of Iran's disputed presidential election, supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei told Iranians to be watchful for opponents. But he also has pardoned or commuted sentences in recent days for 81 detainees jailed during protests.
06/07/2010 10:47 am
Retired Air Force Gen. James Clapper has plenty of experience in the intelligence bureaucracy. But key lawmakers aren't happy with Obama's pick to be Director of National Intelligence.
06/05/2010 05:46 pm
UN special rapporteur Philip Alston on Wednesday called for a halt to US unmanned drone attacks, which he called a path to a 'Playstation' mentality towards killing.
06/03/2010 12:51 pm
Even the right wing applauds Secretary of State Clinton's performance.
05/27/2010 10:29 am
A slew of new law-and-order dramas ordered up by the TV networks show the genre's enduring appeal.
05/26/2010 04:17 pm
The crime rate fell last year across America, across all categories. Here, criminologists cite the key factors, which include better policing.
05/24/2010 06:20 pm