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Ex-CIA officers slam former boss on Iraq, bin Laden WASHINGTON (CNN) -- In the period leading up to the Iraq war, the head of the CIA didn't speak out loudly enough about U.S. intelligence that said Saddam Hussein did not have weapons of mass destruction, said a former CIA...
Rice Rebuts Tenet’s Assertion That ’01 Warning Was Ignored By BRIAN KNOWLTON Published: April 30, 2007 WASHINGTON, April 29 — Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice defended herself on Sunday against the assertion by the former C.I.A. director, George J. Tenet, that she had...
NAACP to hold funeral for 'N' word DETROIT (AP) — The NAACP held a symbolic funeral in Detroit 63 years ago for Jim Crow. The civil rights organization will do the same this summer for the "N" word, the Rev. Wendell Anthony said Sunday. Anthony, president of the civil rights...
Watergate reporter demolishes Hillary’s career story Sarah Baxter, Washington Drawing on a trove of private papers from Hillary Clinton’s best friend, the legendary Watergate journalist Carl Bernstein is to publish a hard-hitting and intimate portrait of the 2008 presidential...
Reagan's men are backing - an actor By Tim Shipman in Washington, Sunday Telegraph Last Updated: 1:02am BST 29/04/2007 Ronald Reagan's closest allies are throwing their weight behind the White House bid by the late president's fellow actor, Fred Thompson. The film star and...
Saudi: Terror Suspects Trained to Use Planes By MIKE LEE April 28, 2007 Inside Saudi Arabia today, state run TV was showing the public what it usually shows them, a long series of handshakes and photo ops among dignitaries. It all looked like business as usual. But, in a...
Ex-C.I.A. Chief, in Book, Assails Cheney on Iraq By SCOTT SHANE and MARK MAZZETTI Published: April 27, 2007 WASHINGTON, April 26 — George J. Tenet, the former director of central intelligence, has lashed out against Vice President Dick Cheney and other Bush administration...
Parent-taught drivers more accident prone By GORDON DICKSON gdickson@star-telegram.com Parents may be their child’s first teachers, but they aren’t necessarily good driver’s ed instructors. Teen-agers taught to drive by their parents are nearly three times more likely to be...
Tenet: "Slam Dunk" Comment Misused Ex-CIA Director Explains Phrase He Says Bush Administration Has Dishonorably Clung To (CBS) Ex-CIA Director George Tenet says the way the Bush administration has used his now famous "slam dunk" comment — which he admits saying in reference to...