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Katherine Heigl Stars in New NBC Drama

The Grey's Anatomy alumna Katherine Heigl returns to primetime television on NBC as a CIA agent tasked with giving daily briefings to the President of the United...

The Debunker Among the Buffs

Fifty years after John F. Kennedy's assassination, another wave of conspiracy theories has arrived. One little-known professor has spent his last 20 years...

Morning Must Reads: August 2

In the news: government shutdown looming, new details on the Benghazi attack, Snowden, "Fabulous Fab" conviction, the definition of "journalist," and the...

Morning Must Reads: April 25

In the news: CIA and the Boston bomber, Max Baucus, Obamacare exemptions for Congress, austerity vs. stimulus, and Bush 43

Art Of Darkness

In the late 1970s, the young artist Kathryn Bigelow had a thought-provoking conversation with a friend of a friend by the name of Andy Warhol. "Andy was saying...

Pondering Petraeus

We spent the weekend sifting through the shards of what had been the stellar career of the nation's most prominent and respected post911 general because of an...

Could Petraeus Face a Court-Martial?

US military officers – even retired ones like former CIA director David Petraeus – can be brought up on charges of adultery under the Uniformed Code of Military...

Military-Adulterous Complex

David Petraeus resigned Nov 9 as director of the CIA after admitting to having a sexual relationship with his biographer Since then the circle of scandal has...