MISSOULA — Khalid Sheikh Mohammed — the principal mastermind behind the 2001 terrorist attacks — told his CIA interrogators in 2003 that he’d sent a militant to Montana seeking African-American Muslim converts to blow up gas stations, according a U.S. Senate report released this week.
HELENA — They were sworn to secrecy. In fact, they couldn’t use their real names. Their story went untold for more than 50 years.
MISSOULA — The power to hunt down a terrorist like Osama bin Laden may not be enough to protect the United States from the folly of its own spending problems, former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta told a Missoula audience Thursday.
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Rand Paul made some dubious warnings about drone strikes on San Francisco cafes in his filibuster last week against the confirmation of John Brennan as CIA director. But his larger argument for clearer limits on drones is absolutely right.
WASHINGTON — The Romney campaign may have misfired in its suggestion that statements by President Barack Obama and U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice about the Benghazi attack last month weren't supported by intelligence, according to documents provided by a senior U.S. intelligence official.
In this Sept. 17, 1975 black-and-white file photo, Sen. Frank Church, D- Idaho is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Henry Griffin, File)