3 US Air Marshals Accused Of Hiring Prostitutes, Recording Sex With Government-Issued DeviceTwo federal air marshals have been suspended and a third has resigned amid allegations they hired prostitutes overseas and recorded at least one sexual encounter with a government-issued device.
Congresswoman Demands Investigation Into Report Of Social Security Benefits For Suspected Nazi War CriminalsRep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., wants to know why dozens of Nazi suspects collected benefits after being forced out of the United States.
State Department To Issa: There Are 'More Appropriate' Witnesses Than Kerry To Testify On BenghaziThe State Department believes the House Oversight Committee can find a better witness than Secretary of State John Kerry to testify about the 2012 attack at the U.S. consulate in Benghazi that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans.
Pelosi On Benghazi Emails: 'Why Aren't We Talking About Something Else?'A retired U.S. general came under sharp criticism from a Republican committee chairman on Thursday after testifying that the Obama administration reacted weakly to the deadly 2012 attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya.
Health Care Site Passes Newest Cyber Security TestMedicare's top cybersecurity official says the Obama administration's health care website recently passed full security tests, easing her earlier concerns about vulnerabilities.
GOP Rep: Calling Obamacare A Train Wreck Is 'Not Fair To Train Wrecks'Probing whether the White House shares blame for health care website woes, the House's chief investigator Wednesday plunged into the technical issues behind the dysfunctional rollout of HealthCare.gov.
House Panel: IRS Conferences Racked Up $50M Tab, Hefty Hotel BillsA House committee says a soon-to-be released Treasury Department report finds the Internal Revenue Service spent about $50 million to hold about 220 conferences for employees between 2010 and 2012.
IRS Replaces Lerner Amid Tea Party Controversy A day after she refused to answer questions at a congressional hearing, Lois Lerner was replaced Thursday as director of the Internal Revenue Service division that oversaw agents who targeted tea party groups.
Dem Rep: 'There Will Be Hell To Pay' For Refusal To Cooperate In IRS ScandalThe Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the storm over the agency's targeting of conservative groups has told Congress she did nothing wrong and has invoked her constitutional right to not answer lawmakers' questions.
Treasury: Agency Played No Role In IRS Targeting Of Conservative GroupsThe Treasury Department's No. 2 official is telling Congress that his agency played no role in the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups.
Hicks: Libyans Told Us To Come 'Fetch' Ambassador's BodyA former top diplomat in Libya on Wednesday described a 2 a.m. call from Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton in the middle of the deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, amid confusion about the fate of U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and fears about the safety of additional American personnel.
Committee: Holder 'Not Serious' About Fast And Furious SettlementThe Justice Department and a congressional committee disagree on the pace of their talks to settle a lawsuit over congressional efforts to get records related to Operation Fast and Furious, a bungled gun-tracking operation.
Libyan Official Warns Against US Strike On Group Behind Consulate AttackA Libyan military official warns against a U.S. military strike against the terror group that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans last month.
Dem Chairman Overrode Own Subpoena In Mortgage Lender InvestigationA Democratic committee chairman overrode his own subpoena three years ago in an investigation of former subprime mortgage lender Countrywide Financial Corp. to exclude records showing that he, other House members and congressional aides got VIP discounted loans from the company, documents show.
Republican-Run House Asks Court For 'Fast And Furious' DocsThe Republican-run House on Monday asked a federal court to enforce a subpoena against Attorney General Eric Holder, demanding that he produce records on a bungled gun-tracking operation known as Operation Fast and Furious.