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Boehner Says Jail Time Possible in IRS Scandal

Boehner Says Jail Time Possible in IRS Scandal

Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — House Speaker John Boehner suggested on Wednesday that those who were responsible for the IRS targeting conservative groups should face jail time.“Now my question isn’t about who is going to re…

Sen. John McCain Asserts Benghazi ‘Cover-Up’

Sen. John McCain Asserts Benghazi ‘Cover-Up’

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., described the Obama administration’s handling of the Benghazi controversy as a “cover up,” following exclusive reporting by ABC News that showed the State Department w…

Diplomat: Ambassador in Benghazi Said, ‘We’re Under Attack’

Diplomat: Ambassador in Benghazi Said, ‘We’re Under Attack’

TR/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — Gregory Hicks, who became the top diplomat in Libya after Ambassador Christopher Stevens was killed during an attack on the U.S. compound in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, 2012, told a congressional committee Wednesday …

Were Attackers in Algeria Also Involved in Benghazi Raid?

Were Attackers in Algeria Also Involved in Benghazi Raid?

STR/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A senior Algerian official says that a militant captured following the deadly siege at a BP natural gas complex in the Sahara claims some Egyptian members of the terrorist group that occupied the facility last week als…

Republicans to Press Benghazi Issue With National Security Nominees

Republicans to Press Benghazi Issue With National Security Nominees

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Making clear they are not relenting in trying to hold the Obama administration accountable for the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, a trio of Republican senators said Friday they&rsq…

Hillary Clinton Ready to Testify About Benghazi in Two Weeks

Hillary Clinton Ready to Testify About Benghazi in Two Weeks

SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After weeks of speculation, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton fully intends to testify before Congress about the Sept. 11 U.S. consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya.Clinton, who couldn’t make the December hearing …

State Department Deputies Grilled by GOP at Benghazi Hearing

State Department Deputies Grilled by GOP at Benghazi Hearing

iStockPhoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Surrogates for Secretary of State Hillary Clinton faced sharp questions from the House Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday about the Obama administration’s initial statements about the Sept. 11 attack on the co…

Benghazi Report Finds ‘Systematic Failure’ by State Department

Benghazi Report Finds ‘Systematic Failure’ by State Department

GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — The State Department has released its independent, internal investigation into the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, concluding the attack was the result of the State Department’s…

Hillary Clinton Recovering at Home, Reviewing Benghazi Report

Hillary Clinton Recovering at Home, Reviewing Benghazi Report

Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is feeling a bit better following the concussion she suffered early last week, but will continue to rest this week, State Department officials said.“She is on the mend,&rd…

Egypt Terror Leader Possibly Linked to Benghazi Attack Arrested

Egypt Terror Leader Possibly Linked to Benghazi Attack Arrested

STR/AFP/Getty Images(CAIRO) — The leader of an Egyptian terrorist cell that planned attacks in Egypt and may be linked with the storming of the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya on Sept. 11 has been arrested by Egyptian intelligence officers, accordin…

Senate Homeland Committee Receives Four Hour Briefing on Benghazi

Senate Homeland Committee Receives Four Hour Briefing on Benghazi

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Chair of the Senate Homeland Security Committee, Sen. Joe Lieberman, I-Conn., said Thursday their starting to “fill in some of the blanks” about the attack at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi after…

UN Ambassador Susan Rice Defends Herself on Benghazi

UN Ambassador Susan Rice Defends Herself on Benghazi

TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images(UNITED NATIONS) — At a press briefing at the United Nations Wednesday, Ambassador Susan Rice gave a spirited defense of her actions following the Benghazi consulate attack, telling reporters that her talking points in…

John McCain Surprised by DNI Benghazi Talking Points Admission

John McCain Surprised by DNI Benghazi Talking Points Admission

ABC News(WASHINGTON) — Sen. John McCain, one of the loudest critics of the White House reaction to the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, admitted on Tuesday that he was surprised that the Director of National Intelligence admit…

McCain Wants Susan Rice to Admit to Being Wrong About Benghazi

McCain Wants Susan Rice to Admit to Being Wrong About Benghazi

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON0 — Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., would like for Susan Rice to admit that she gave out “wrong information” days after the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on Sept. 11, that killed four Americ…

Content of CIA Talking Points About Benghazi Confirmed

Content of CIA Talking Points About Benghazi Confirmed

US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)(WASHINGTON) — The  CIA’s unclassified Benghazi talking points were a major focus of former CIA Director David Petraeus’ closed testimony on Capitol Hill on Friday….

Ex-CIA Chief Testifies About Benghazi Investigation Behind Closed Doors

Ex-CIA Chief Testifies About Benghazi Investigation Behind Closed Doors

DoD photo by Petty Officer William Selby, U.S. Navy(WASHINGTON) — Disgraced former CIA director Petraeus spent almost four hours in closed-door hearings before the House and Senate intelligence committees Friday morning to testify about what he learne…

Petraeus Testifies for 90 Minutes Before House Panel

Petraeus Testifies for 90 Minutes Before House Panel

KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former CIA director David Petraeus slipped into a closed door hearing before the House Intelligence Committee Friday morning to testify about what he learned first-hand about the Sept. 11 attack in the U.S. …

Intelligence Committees Hold Hearings into Benghazi Attack

Intelligence Committees Hold Hearings into Benghazi Attack

STR/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — The House and Senate Intelligence Committees began closed-door hearings Thursday on the deadly Sept. 11 attacks on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, with lawmakers hearing testimony from CIA acting director Mike …

Gen. David Petraeus to Testify on Libya Attacks

Gen. David Petraeus to Testify on Libya Attacks

KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former CIA director David Petraeus is set to head to Capitol Hill on Friday to testify before the House Intelligence Committee about the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, that led to …

GOP Senators Stand Strong on Libya, Petraeus Scandals

GOP Senators Stand Strong on Libya, Petraeus Scandals

KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Three Republican Senators are at the helm of a movement to stand strong in their intent to combat President Obama on the two issues that currently stand at the forefront of the political media scene.Sen. Joh…

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