| Mar 4, 2015
| 6:08 PM
The special House committee investigating the 2012 attacks on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya, will issue subpoenas for former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's personal emails, congressional aides said Wednesday.
The move comes amid the...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 4:20 PM
WASHINGTON A federal court ruling that the private email account of a top White House official is off-limits for a records search may help Hillary Clinton shield her electronic messages from the news media and public.
A federal judge in Washington denied...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 2:35 PM
WASHINGTON Hillary Clinton's use of a personal email account while she was secretary of state may not have broken the law, but it exposed her to hacking and ran counter to the Obama administration's policy of preserving electronic records.
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:50 AM
WASHINGTON Hillary Clinton used a personal e-mail account while serving as U.S. secretary of state to conduct official business instead of a government account, the State Department said.
The practice was discovered after the State Department last year...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:26 PM
Four years ago this month, the world came together to stop Moammar Kadafi as his security forces massacred peaceful demonstrators during the Arab Spring. The U.N. Security Council sanctioned Libya and referred the violence to the International Criminal...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 6:46 PM
The U.S. Embassy in Yemen is closing because of mounting security threats, State Department officials said Tuesday, raising questions about the future of the high-priority U.S. counter-terrorism campaign in the unstable Arab nation.
The embassy in Sana,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:05 PM
Yemen's al-Qaida branch on Wednesday confirmed it carried out last week's deadly assault on a French satirical newspaper to avenge cartoons depicting the Prophet Muhammad, as it called for unity among jihadi ranks and vowed more attacks on the West.
| Dec 29, 2014
Everyone was crying.
The 30 or so workers in the U.S. Consulate in Montreal had learned that former colleague Sean Smith was one of four Americans killed in the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya. The assault also...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:37 PM
The recently released House Intelligence Committee report on the Sept. 11, 2012, attack against an American diplomatic facility in Benghazi, Libya, was the seventh such inquiry since 2012. An eighth, led by a House select committee, began work this year....
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:10 PM
In editorials on the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks in the Libyan port city of Benghazi, we've tried to explore facts while stressing the bare-knuckle context: Congressional Republicans have tried to embarrass the Obama administration for its actions before,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
What an embarrassment.
After two years of intense partisan scrutiny, the Republican-chaired House Intelligence Committee has issued its definitive report on the tragic events at the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where Ambassador Christopher...