Watergate

U.S. President Barack Obama awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of The Washington Post, in the East Room at the White House on November 20, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee Dies At 93

The hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its coverage of the Watergate scandal, Ben Bradlee, has died. He was 93.

10/21/2014

Howard Baker (Photo: KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Howard Baker, Who Queried Nixon on Watergate, Dies

Howard Baker’s question sliced to the core of Watergate: “What did the president know and when did he know it?”

06/26/2014

Police boat in the Potomac. (Photo credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Body of Dead Woman Found in Potomac River Near Watergate

Police are investigating the discovery of a woman’s body found in the Potomac River Friday afternoon.

11/01/2013

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Last Nixon Tapes To Be Released Cover Key Period

The final installment of secretly recorded phone calls and meetings from President Richard Nixon’s White House will be released Wednesday, marking a final chapter in a campaign for public access that continues as memories of Watergate fade.

08/21/2013

File photo of the Watergate Hotel. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

More Long-Sealed Watergate Court Records Released

Court records detailing the personal histories and statements of four men involved in the Watergate break-in are now open to the public, 40 years after they were filed under seal.

07/16/2013

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., speaks after a weekly Senate Republican caucus meeting on May 21, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP Leader Warns Of Attacks On Free Speech

The Senate Republican leader, who last year accused the Obama administration of Nixon-style dirty tricks, said Friday the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative groups is part of a broader government assault on free speech.

06/21/2013

Longtime CBS newsman Bob Schieffer blasted the Obama administration for its handling of current scandals ranging from Benghazi to the IRS’ targeting of the Tea Party – even going so far to make comparisons to Richard Nixon’s Watergate scandal. ( EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images).

Schieffer Blasts Obama For Scandals: ‘Spare Me The Talking Points And Excuses’

Longtime CBS newsman Bob Schieffer blasted the Obama administration for its handling of current scandals ranging from Benghazi to the IRS’ targeting of the Tea Party – even going so far to make comparisons to Richard Nixon’s Watergate scandal.

05/19/2013

Damage inside the burnt US consulate building in Benghazi (Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: If Obama Is Impeached Over Benghazi Scandal

Mounting questions are being asked about Benghazi, which could lead to the Oval Office. If it is found that President Barack Obama lied about not knowing that the attack was a terrorist attack the nation could very likely repeat the events of Nixon’s resignation.

11/23/2012

Former CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus and Paula Broadwell (Photo by ISAF via Getty Images)

Opinion: Now That Paula Broadwell And Jill Kelley’s 15 Minutes Are About Up

Paula Broadwell and Jill Kelley need to be removed from the top of the nation’s top newspaper publications and demoted to the likes of the National Enquirer.

11/16/2012

File photo of the outside of a court.  (credit: Thinkstock)

DC Judge Orders Some Watergate Records Unsealed

Some documents sealed in the 1970s as part of the court case against seven men involved in the Watergate burglary must be released, a federal judge in Washington says.

11/02/2012

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