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CIA's Brennan to overhaul spy agency's management structure

CIA Director John Brennan has ordered a sweeping reorganization of the spy agency, an overhaul designed to make its leaders more accountable, enhance the agency's... Read more »

March 6, 2015


Saudi man convicted of conspiracy in '98 US embassy bombings

A man prosecutors portrayed as one of al-Qaida's early leaders was convicted Thursday of conspiracy in the deadly 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa... Read more »

Feb. 26, 2015

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The perilous state of U.S. intelligence

If and when a major terrorist attack next occurs in the U.S., it cannot be excused as another “intelligence failure.” Read more »

Feb. 24, 2015


Video purports to show Islamic militants beheading 21 Coptic Christian hostages

A video purporting to show the mass beheading of Coptic Christian hostages was released Sunday by militants in Libya affiliated with the Islamic State group. Read more »

Feb. 15, 2015


American: Bin Laden asked him in '90s to use plane as weapon

A New York terrorism trial has featured the first testimony by an American who says Osama bin Laden asked him to use his plane as a weapon in 1995. Read more »

Feb. 14, 2015


Q&A: Yemen at dangerous crossroads as Shiites seize power

Shiite rebels have dissolved parliament and declared a transitional government in the majority Sunni nation. The move raises doubts over whether the U.S.-led... Read more »

Feb. 7, 2015


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