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Apr 7, 2014 — Also: Tracy Chevalier will write a novel inspired by Shakespeare's Othello; the best books coming out this week.
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Apr 3, 2014 — A Senate panel voted Thursday to declassify parts of a controversial report on the CIA's use of interrogation activities. Here's a look at some of the key Senate players and their motivations.
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Mar 20, 2014 — The majority leader informed the CIA director that the Senate's chief law enforcement officer would be conducting a "forensic examination" to get answers in the unprecedented dispute.
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Mar 11, 2014 — The Senate was a chamber divided in reaction to Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein's diatribe against the CIA for allegedly hacking into Senate computers.
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Mar 11, 2014 — Sen. Dianne Feinstein says some of the CIA's actions could be illegal or unconstitutional, accusing the agency of interfering with the oversight committee she chairs.
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Dec 12, 2013 — Robert Levinson vanished in Iran in 2007. His family hasn't received proof of life in more than two years.
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Dec 12, 2013Aviation Week says the classified surveillance drone, which is meant to replace the Cold War-era SR-71 Blackbird, has begun test flights at Area 51.
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Oct 2, 2013 — The director of national intelligence says that with 70 percent of spy agency staff on furlough, essential staff are being stretched thin.
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Jul 19, 2013 — Robert Seldon Lady, the former CIA station chief in Milan, was arrested in connection with the extraordinary rendition of Muslim cleric Abu Omar in 2003.
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Jun 14, 2013 — Keeping tabs on the arm of government that constantly invokes national security to justify its opaqueness can be a frustrating experience for members of Congress.
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