April 11, 2014
One year after the Boston Marathon bombings and almost three years after his death in a CIA drone strike in Yemen, Anwar al-Awlaki, the New
April 2, 2014
Afghans will go to the polls on Saturday to elect their second president since the overthrow of the Taliban in the winter of 2001. You might
March 28, 2014
What went wrong? In recent months the normally hyper-discreet Saudis have gone on the record about their dissatisfactions with the Obama adm
March 25, 2014
The Obama administration is proposing to scrap the NSA's bulk collection of all Americans' phone call records. The administration's proposal
March 21, 2014
It is, of course, hard to prove negatives, but having spent around a year reporting intensively on the hunt for al Qaeda's leader for my 201
March 18, 2014
Could the mystery of Malaysia Airlines 370 then be explained as an act of terrorism?
March 12, 2014
In an angry speech, Feinstein asserted that the CIA has violated federal laws by covertly removing classified documents from her committee's
March 11, 2014
Nothing gets conspiracy theorists going more than a passenger plane crashing under mysterious circumstances.
February 26, 2014
One topic where pundits, politicians and prognosticators of every persuasion don't have any problem about making pessimistic predictions is
February 11, 2014
President Barack Obama is the first American president known to have authorized the assassination of a US citizen.
February 5, 2014
When even al Qaeda publicly rejects you because you are too brutal, it's likely a reasonable indicator that you are. A long simmering disput
January 15, 2014
On Friday President Obama will address the nation about the NSA's controversial surveillance programs. He is expected to announce some subst