Brennan Questioned

CIA nominee grilled on detainees, drone strikes
John Brennan / AP

White House counterterrorism director John Brennan came under intense questioning on Thursday by the Senate Intelligence Committee over his views on interrogating terrorists and drone strikes against them.

Up Chuck

Obama nominates Hagel for Defense, Brennan for CIA director
Hagel

President Barack Obama nominated Monday former Sen. Chuck Hagel to succeed Sec. Leon Panetta as head of the Defense Department, as well as counterterrorism adviser John Brennan to director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

The Book on Bin Laden

Navy SEAL reveals Obama administration misled public for over a year on bin Laden killing
Mark Owen

A former U.S. Navy SEAL commando who took part in the daring raid to kill Osama bin Laden has exposed as false part of the account put out by the Obama administration on how the al Qaeda leader died.