CIA chief speaks, US Senate critic tweets

WASHINGTON (AP) — When CIA Director John Brennan held a rare news conference Thursday to challenge explosive findings in the U.S. Senate tor…

White House: Obama supports spending bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama will sign a $1.1 trillion spending bill that has drawn widespread opposition f…

Senate committee votes for new war powers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday voted to authorize President Barack Obama’s war against the Islamic Sta…