CIA Official Dies in Apparent Suicide

Death did not take place at CIA headquarters

A senior CIA official has died in an apparent suicide this week from injuries sustained after jumping off a building in northern Virginia, according to sources close to the CIA.

CIA spokesman Christopher White confirmed the death and said the incident did not take place at CIA headquarters in McLean, Va.

CIA Sued for Mandela Records

FOIA activist seeking CIA’s files on South African leader
The late South African President Nelson Mandela / AP

A transparency advocate is suing the Central Intelligence Agency to obtain the agency’s files on Nelson Mandela, the late South African anti-Apartheid activist and Nobel Prize laureate.

Rep. Frank Wolf’s Office: Legal Representation Obtained by CIA Officer

Claims agent is facing a backlash for refusing to sign Benghazi non-disclosure agreement
Rep. Frank Wolf (R., Va.) / AP

Rep. Frank Wolf’s (R., Va.) office publicly disclosed on Tuesday the name of the D.C. law firm said to be representing a CIA employee who is allegedly facing backlash for refusing to sign a non-disclosure agreement prohibiting discussion of the Sept. 11, 2012 terror attack in Benghazi, Libya.

The Spy Who Came in from Erotica Night

New CIA deputy director hosted 'Erotica Night' at bookstore in the '90s
President Barack Obama attends a meeting in the Situation Room of the White House, April 2, 2013. Haines is at far right.

The woman nominated by President Obama to be deputy director of the Central Intelligence Agency once hosted a regular “erotica night” at a Baltimore bookstore in the 1990s.