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Petraeus Will Testify Behind Closed Doors on Benghazi

Petraeus Will Testify Behind Closed Doors on Benghazi

KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former CIA Director David Petraeus has agreed to testify at a closed-door session of Congress to answer questions about September’s terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya.  Still, he will likel…

Some Congress Members Still Want Petraeus to Testify on Benghazi

Some Congress Members Still Want Petraeus to Testify on Benghazi

Department of Defense photo by Cherie Cullen/Released(WASHINGTON) — While the FBI was investigating the director of the CIA, a top U.S. general and a Florida socialite, Congress was — for a while — left in the dark.  The affair only came to lig…

Senator Says It’s ‘Imperative’ Petraeus Still Testifies

Senator Says It’s ‘Imperative’ Petraeus Still Testifies

United States Senate(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Susan Collins on Tuesday said it is “absolutely imperative” that David Petraeus should still testify on the attack in Benghazi, Libya, despite his resignation as CIA director due to his affair.&ldquo…

David Petraeus Personally Investigated Benghazi Attack

David Petraeus Personally Investigated Benghazi Attack

KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — In late October, former CIA Director David Petraeus traveled to Libya to conduct his own review of the Benghazi attack that killed four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens.While in …

Obama Calls McCain’s Allegation of Benghazi Cover-Up ‘Nonsense’

Obama Calls McCain’s Allegation of Benghazi Cover-Up ‘Nonsense’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama on Tuesday rebuffed as “nonsense” the insinuation by Sen. John McCain and other Republicans that the administration had engaged in a “cover-up” of botched security pla…

Pentagon on Benghazi Troop Movements: ‘Swift Action’ on Night of Attack

Pentagon on Benghazi Troop Movements: ‘Swift Action’ on Night of Attack

GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — A day after the release of a new timeline of the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, the Pentagon has released new details about  the military forces moved that night in case they were…

FBI Granted Access to Benghazi Suspect in Tunisia

FBI Granted Access to Benghazi Suspect in Tunisia

FBI(WASHINGTON) — FBI agents investigating the Benghazi attack have been granted access a suspect who is currently being held in Tunisia. Ali Harzi was initially detained in Turkey after he posted information on a social media site about his involveme…

Libyan Police Reportedly Scouted US Consulate Before Attack

Libyan Police Reportedly Scouted US Consulate Before Attack

STR/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — There is mounting evidence that the deadly attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was an inside job, based on a draft letter reported by ForeignPolicy.com, a Washington Post company.According to the website…

New Detailed Account of Benghazi Attack Notes CIA’s Quick Response

New Detailed Account of Benghazi Attack Notes CIA’s Quick Response

STR/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — Intelligence officials have disclosed a new detailed timeline of the attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, acknowledging the CIA played a greater role in responding to the attack than has previously been discl…

Game On? McCain Blasts Obama on Benghazi at ‘Storm Relief’ Rally

Game On? McCain Blasts Obama on Benghazi at ‘Storm Relief’ Rally

ABC News(ONTARIO, Ohio) — After nearly 48 hours of squall stall, Sen. John McCain has kicked the the presidential campaign back into gear, ripping the Obama administration’s response to the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi during a brief…

Father of Consulate Victim Feels ‘Abandoned’ by Obama Administration

Father of Consulate Victim Feels ‘Abandoned’ by Obama Administration

STR/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The father of former Navy SEAL Tyrone Woods, who was killed during the attack last month on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, feels “abandoned” by the White House because he has received no answers as to why there…

Panetta Explains Military Response on Day of Benghazi Attack

Panetta Explains Military Response on Day of Benghazi Attack

TIM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Defense Secretary Leon Panetta spoke Thursday about the “Monday morning quarterbacking” going on about the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi and why the U.S. military didn’t act sooner….

Republicans Press White House for Explanation on Benghazi Emails

Republicans Press White House for Explanation on Benghazi Emails

Chris Maddaloni/CQ Roll Call(WASHINGTON) — Top congressional Republicans are pouncing on the email alerts sent to national security officials in real-time during the assault on a U.S. consulate in Benghazi last month, one of which suggested a known te…

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

John Foxx/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A series of email alerts sent as Obama administration officials monitored the attack on the U.S consulate in Benghazi last month are the latest to shine light on the chaotic events that culminated in the death of U.S…

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

John Foxx/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A series of email alerts sent as Obama administration officials monitored the attack on the U.S consulate in Benghazi last month are the latest to shine light on the chaotic events that culminated in the death of U.S…

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

John Foxx/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A series of email alerts sent as Obama administration officials monitored the attack on the U.S consulate in Benghazi last month are the latest to shine light on the chaotic events that culminated in the death of U.S…

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

Email Alerts Describe Benghazi Consulate Assault Unfolding

John Foxx/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A series of email alerts sent as Obama administration officials monitored the attack on the U.S consulate in Benghazi last month are the latest to shine light on the chaotic events that culminated in the death of U.S…

Intelligence Shows No Planning for Benghazi Consulate Attack

Intelligence Shows No Planning for Benghazi Consulate Attack

STR/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — The latest intelligence assessment of the attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi indicates there was little if any pre-planning for it and that it was in part an opportunistic response to the protests at the …

Intelligence Shows No Planning for Benghazi Consulate Attack

Intelligence Shows No Planning for Benghazi Consulate Attack

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The latest intelligence assessment of the attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi indicates there was little if any pre-planning for it and that it was in part an opportunistic response to the protests at…

Documents Back Up Claims of Requests for Greater Security in Benghazi

Documents Back Up Claims of Requests for Greater Security in Benghazi

STR/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — Republicans on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform have released new documents backing up claims by security personnel previously stationed in Libya that there was a shortage of security personnel i…

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