7:00 PM Jan 20, 2014
WASHINGTON (MCT) – House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, R-Mich., said Sunday that former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden may have received help from Russian intelligence in stealing and leaking thousands of classified files, many of which the lawmaker said compromised U.S. military operations.
9:00 PM Dec 31, 2013
A U.S. MRAP drives in Kabul, Afganistan in December 2013. The U.S. military is selling many of the vehicles as scrap because of the cost of moving them back to the States. (Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times/MCT)
WASHINGTON (MCT) – U.S. intelligence agencies warn in a new, classified assessment that insurgents could quickly regain control of key areas of Afghanistan and threaten the capital as soon as 2015 if American troops are fully withdrawn next year, according to two officials familiar with the findings.