Department of State
  • Senate report cites changes made by intelligence agencies, including the FBI and the CIA, in its probe of the origin of confusing explanations that came from the Obama administration.

    Senate Homeland Security Committee Chairman Sen. Joseph Lieberman and Sen. Susan Collins during a news conference on Capitol Hil
    LAST UPDATE : Jan 01, 2013, 9:46 AM EST
  • North Koreans leave after laying flowers to show respect to the statues of late North Korean leaders Kim Il Sung, left, and Kim

    Officials claim the American has confessed to "unspecified crimes," though analysts believe Pyongyang may be using him as a bargaining chip.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 23, 2012, 1:30 PM EST
  • FILE - In this Sunday, April 29, 2012 file photo, U.S. Army special forces Master Sergeant Eric, center, who would only give his first name in accordance with special forces security guidelines, speaks with troops from the Central African Republic and Uganda, in Obo, Central African Republic, where U.S. special forces have paired up with local troops and Ugandan soldiers to seek out Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army (LRA). Roughly one year after 100 U.S. special forces troops arrived in four Central Afri

    Roughly one year after 100 U.S. special forces troops arrived in Central Africa, Joseph Kony is still on the run and his exact whereabouts unknown.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 19, 2012, 12:46 PM EST
  • An independent panel's report blamed systematic State Department management and leadership failures for security lapses in the September terrorist attack in Libya.  

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 19, 2012, 11:32 AM EST