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Rick Perry Mistakes Lebanon for Libya

Rick Perry Mistakes Lebanon for Libya

Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry had a bit of an “oops” moment on Saturday when he mistakenly referred to the administration’s response to the attack on the American consulate in Benghazi as o…

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…

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 …

McCain Skips Classified Briefing While Blasting White House over Benghazi

McCain Skips Classified Briefing While Blasting White House over Benghazi

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Senator John McCain is demanding answers on the Benghazi attack, but his office tells ABC News he missed a classified briefing on the subject because of a “scheduling error.”The briefing was held on W…

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…

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 …

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…

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…

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….

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