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  • Iranian parliament pursuing lawsuit against CIA for 1953 coup

    Iranian parliament pursuing lawsuit against CIA for 1953 coup
    A week after declassified CIA documents came to light verifying that the U.S. spy agency was behind a 1953 coup in Iran, parliamentarians in the Islamic Republic voted Tuesday to fast-track a lawsuit against Washington for interfering in Iranian...
  • Secrecy Conceals U.S. Spy Agencies' Flaws

    One interesting conclusion that emerges from The Washington Post's revelation Thursday of the secret "black budget" for intelligence activities is that the United States doesn't have many secrets anymore — not in the age of WikiLeaks and omnipresent...
  • Tom Clancy dies: Ben Affleck says writer made realism 'top priority'

    Tom Clancy dies: Ben Affleck says writer made realism 'top priority'
    As the Oscar-winning filmmaker behind "Argo," Ben Affleck certainly knows the difference between a good spy story and a bad one. Part of his education came from novelist Tom Clancy, who died Tuesday in a Baltimore hospital. The bestselling author of...
  • Tom Clancy dies at 66; insurance agent found his calling in spy thrillers

    Tom Clancy dies at 66; insurance agent found his calling in spy thrillers
    In 1980, Tom Clancy was making a decent living as an insurance agent. But underwriting fire, casualty and car policies wasn't the stuff of his dreams. In his spare time he began to plot a novel — about an ex-Marine who worked for the CIA and a...
  • McNamara's Picks: 'Parks and Rec,' Muhammad Ali, 'Revolution,' more

    McNamara's Picks: 'Parks and Rec,' Muhammad Ali, 'Revolution,' more
    "Parks and Recreation." Ron Swanson (Nick Offerman) is married! Again! What can it mean? Well, for last week's season premiere it meant a double episode including a trip to London that was among the best the show has aired. Andy (Chris Pratt) met his...
  • 'Homeland' recap: CIA silences Carrie; Fara links bombing to Iran

    'Homeland' recap: CIA silences Carrie; Fara links bombing to Iran
    Off her meds and off to reveal the truth about the deadly bombing at CIA headquarters, bipolar case officer Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) finds herself isolated and institutionalized in Episode 302 ("Uh... Oh... Ah...") of Showtime's "Homeland."...
  • 'Homeland' recap: Brody in Caracas; Carrie in a psych ward

    'Homeland' recap: Brody in Caracas; Carrie in a psych ward
    Although they’re more than 2,000 miles apart on different continents, suspected terrorist Nicholas Brody (Damian Lewis) and scapegoated CIA case officer Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) endure similar ordeals in "Tower of David,” Episode 303...
  • 'Homeland' recap: Carrie working undercover; Dana dating a killer?

    'Homeland' recap: Carrie working undercover; Dana dating a killer?
    In a major plot twist, the “Game On” episode of Showtime’s “Homeland” reveals that case officer Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) is working undercover to expose the key terrorist behind the CIA headquarters bombing. For the...
  • 'Enemies Within' sheds light on NYPD's secret spying campaign

    'Enemies Within' sheds light on NYPD's secret spying campaign
    What with taking off our shoes and belts at airports, discovering the feds are hoovering up all our phone records, and watching drone strikes and SEAL raids around the globe, it's sometimes easy to forget that America has escaped the horror of another...
  • 'Homeland' recap: Iranian agents kidnap Carrie; Saul's career in doubt

    'Homeland' recap: Iranian agents kidnap Carrie; Saul's career in doubt
    By helping to rescue the daughter of fugitive Nick Brody (Damian Lewis), Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) jeopardizes a high-stakes undercover operation in “The Yoga Play,” Episode 305 of Showtime’s “Homeland.” In the episode,...
  • 'Homeland' recap, 'The Yoga Play'

    Spies, drones, runaways, yoga and kidnapping: episode five had it all. The episode was framed by Saul’s duck-hunting trip with the old boys network of DC. Invited by the White House chief of staff, Saul assumes that he was there to network with...