CIA

In this photo made from the footage taken from Russian Defense Ministry official web site on Thursday.   (AP Photo/ Russian Defense Ministry Press Service)

Russia defends its military action in Syria

MOSCOW — As Russian warplanes carried out a second wave of airstrikes…

 

AP Photo/Bob LeveroneFormer CIA director David Petraeus

Petraeus sentenced to two years' probation for military leak

Former CIA Director David Petraeus, whose career was destroyed by an extramarital…

 

AP Photo/B.K. Bangash

Pakistan judge: Charge CIA lawyer, officer for drone strike

A Pakistani judge on Tuesday ordered that criminal charges be filed against…

 

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite

State Dept: 'No American is proud' of CIA tactics

The State Department has endorsed the broad conclusions of a harshly critical…

AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite
AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Senator: CIA improperly searched computer network

The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee accused the CIA Tuesday of…

AP Photo/J. Scott ApplewhiteSenate Intelligence Committee Chair Sen. Dianne Feinstein
AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth

Obama officials weigh drone attack on US suspect

The case of an American citizen and suspected member of al-Qaida who…

AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth
Maya Alleruzzo/AP file photoU.S. Marines monitor Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers in Quweira

U.S. considers training Syria rebels

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is considering a plan to use U.S.…

Maya Alleruzzo/AP file photoU.S. Marines monitor Eager Lion multinational military maneuvers in Quweira
AP Photo/ Evan Vucci

CIA deputy director Michael Morell retires

WASHINGTON -- CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell, who defended harsh interrogation techniques and was…

AP Photo/ Evan Vucci
Getty Images File PhotoSenator and San Francisco native Diane Feinstein has called a special meeting of the Senate Intelligence Committee to examine contact between government officials and the filmmakers of 'Zero Dark Thirty.'

Dianne Feinstein wants to get to the bottom of torture depictions in “Zero Dark Thirty”

S.F. hottie Dianne Feinstein is incensed over the so-called erroneous depictions of…

Getty Images File PhotoSenator and San Francisco native Diane Feinstein has called a special meeting of the Senate Intelligence Committee to examine contact between government officials and the filmmakers of 'Zero Dark Thirty.'
Gil Riego Jr./Special to the S.F. ExaminerComeback: Occupy participants march up Kearny Street on Monday. The march snarled traffic along Market Street and culminated in a California Street rally.

Occupy retakes streets, reaffirms mission

As if to defy the notion that their movement is irrelevant just…

Gil Riego Jr./Special to the S.F. ExaminerComeback: Occupy participants march up Kearny Street on Monday. The march snarled traffic along Market Street and culminated in a California Street rally.

Secret report accuses Russian spies of setting bomb at US Embassy

WHAT: U.S. intelligence agencies concluded in a newly leaked secret report that…

Morning Examiner: Why the Osama narrative matters

Dead cat bounce: The White House had hoped the death of Osama…

CIA declassifies final secrets of WWI

Secret writing ink and the ability to open letters without detection are…

Pakistan says no to CIA and drone strikes

Tensions between Pakistan and the U.S. intensified Monday when senior Pakistani officials…

Retired CIA officer: Quit saying the Valerie Plame leak was a big deal already

As you’ve probably heard, there’s a big Hollywood movie in theaters, Fair…

Obama criticized for not investigating alleged Bush-era torture

President Obama’s failure to shut down Guantanamo Bay despite campaign promises to…