CIA

Trump Praises Haspel at Swearing In
 

Haspel’s Confirmation Hearing Felt Like Deja Vu to 2014 Interrogation Debate
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Expect a Full-Throated Push to Confirm Haspel as Next CIA Chief 
 

Director Denies CIA Spied on Senate Committee
 

A 2014 Senate report on the U.S. use of torture during the War on Terror reemerged Tuesday during a tense exchange between Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and CIA Director John O. Brennan, when Wyden pressed Brennan to apologize for spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee’s computers during its investigation of the CIA.

Speier Recalls Jonestown Massacre, 37 Years Later

Rep. Jackie Speier knows exactly how it feels to be left for dead.

On Nov. 18, 1978, she was shot five times on a remote airstrip in Guyana, South America. Her boss, Rep. Leo J. Ryan and four others lay dead nearby, killed by gunfire as they tried to escape Jonestown, the commune built by cult leader Jim Jones.

CIA Director: Paris Attack Likely Not Only Operation ‘In the Pipeline’
 

At the Center for Strategic and International Studies Global Security Forum Monday, Central Intelligence Agency Director John O. Brennan said he doesn’t think the Nov. 13 terrorist attack in Paris was the only Islamic State attack “in the pipeline.”