Death of Osama bin Laden

Navy Adm. William McRaven, commander, U.S. Special Operations Command. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

Email shows effort to shield bin Laden photos

WASHINGTON (AP) — A newly-released email shows that 11 days after the killing of terror leader Osama bin Laden in 2011, the U.S. military’s top special operations officer ordered subordinates to destroy any photographs of […]


President Barack Obama meets with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Obama, Pakistani vow cooperation as tensions ease

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to improve a rocky relationship, President Barack Obama and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday pledged cooperation on the security issues that have strained ties between their nations. But the […]


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Govt obtains wide AP phone records in probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative’s top executive called a “massive and unprecedented intrusion” into […]


President Barack Obama

Poll gives Obama best numbers in years

WASHINGTON (AP) – In the aftermath of his re-election, it appears that President Barack Obama’s popularity is on the rise. A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds Obama with his highest approval ratings since the killing […]


Al-Qaida leader confirms June death of No. 2

CAIRO (AP) – The leader of al-Qaida has confirmed the death of the group’s second-in-command in a U.S. drone strike in June. In a video posted late Monday on militant websites, al-Qaida chief Ayman Al-Zawahri […]


Pentagon says ex-SEAL book contains secrets

WASHINGTON (AP) – A former Navy SEAL’s insider account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden contains classified information, the Pentagon said Tuesday, and the admiral who heads the Naval Special Warfare Command said […]


Pentagon weighing options against former SEAL

WASHINGTON (AP) – A lawyer for the former Navy SEAL who wrote a book about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden says his client is not violating any non-disclosure agreements. Attorney Robert Luskin made […]


Pentagon checking SEAL raid book for secrets

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Pentagon said Monday it is reviewing a copy of a soon-to-be-published account of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, checking for leaks of classified information. Pentagon spokesman George Little said […]



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