Mormon Church: We Are 'Deeply Troubled' Boy Scouts Ended Ban On Gay Adult LeadersThe Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended its blanket ban on gay adult leaders, while allowing church-sponsored Scout units to maintain the exclusion for religious reasons.
Clinton: Gates Was A 'Very Good Colleague'Hillary Rodham Clinton says former Defense Secretary Robert Gates was a "very good colleague" and says her main takeaway from his new book is his admiration for both Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama.
Gates Defends Memoir As 'An Honest Account' Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates says he doesn't regret anything he wrote in his controversial new book and calls the memoir "an honest account."
White House: 'Biden Has Been One Of The Leading Statesmen Of His Time'The White House is going on the defensive after excerpts released from former Defense Secretary Robert Gates’ new book criticizes President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.
Gates, Panetta Question Obama's Syria Strategy President Barack Obama's first two defense secretaries on Tuesday night questioned his Syria strategy and said they would have told him not to seek Congress' approval for a strike on President Bashar Assad's forces.
Is There A Morale Crisis In The US Nuclear Force? Beyond the Air Force's embarrassing suspension of 17 nuclear missile launch officers lie two broader questions.
Israeli Ambassador Fine With US Cabinet Changes For Obama's Second TermIsrael's ambassador to the U.S. said Tuesday that he expects to have a continued good working relationship with President Barack Obama's administration despite changes in the U.S. diplomatic corps.