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David Petraeus Affair

The Charmed Life Of David Petraeus

Nick Turse | Posted 07.05.2016 | Politics
Nick Turse

We live in an age when hardly a soul, it seems, cares that high-ranking, mission-unaccomplished officers have had leading roles in quagmire wars or even, in two prominent cases, saw their government service cease as a result of a career-ending scandal.

How Gen. David Petraeus Gets It, And Hillary Clinton Still Doesn't

John A. Tures | Posted 09.29.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

When classified information gets in the hands of our enemies and rivals, bad things happen for our beleaguered intelligence forces. General Petraeus gets that it is wrong. But as Clinton blames Republicans for her woes on NBC's Meet the Press, it's clear she still just doesn't get it.

Ryan J. Reilly

David Petraeus To Plead Guilty In Connection With Disclosing Classified Information To Mistress

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former military commander and CIA Director David Petraeus agreed Tuesday to plead guilty to one misdemeanor count of removing and retain...

Dianne Feinstein Urges Government Not To Seek David Petraeus Indictment

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.12.2015 | Politics

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) urged the Department of Justice not to bring criminal charges against former CIA Director David Petraeus over his han...

Protesters Heckle Petraeus On The Street

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Protesters harassed retired Gen. David Petraeus before he gave a lecture at The City University of New York (CUNY), Mediaite reported on Monday. T...

Christina Wilkie

'Other Woman' Sues In Petraeus Scandal

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jill Kelley, the Tampa, Fla., socialite whose FBI complaint about threatening emails set off the investigation that exposed CIA Director...

Broadwell Admits She Has 'Remorse' Over Major Scandal

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.24.2013 | Politics

Biographer Paula Broadwell said she's sorry for her involvement in the scandal surrounding former CIA Director David Petraeus, who was forced to resig...

David Petraeus' New Campaign

BuzzFeed | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics

There is a quiet and conventional path from shame to redemption for American political figures brought down by personal sins, and David Petraeus has, ...

David Petraeus Gets New Job After Resignation

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics

April 23 (Reuters) - David Petraeus, who resigned his post as CIA director amid revelations of an extra-marital affair with his biographer, will joi...

Petraeus Reportedly Interviewed By FBI

Reuters | Posted 06.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, April 6 (Reuters) - FBI agents met with former CIA Director David Petraeus at his northern Virginia home as part of an investigation in...

Inside A Four-Star Scandal

www.nypost.com | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics

Sisters Jill Kelley and Natalie Khawam invaded Tampa society like twin buccaneers. They were hilariously over-the-top, stars of their own imaginary re...

Media Ethics Journalist Howie Kurtz Should Be Ashamed of Himself: New Low in American Journalism

Vicky Ward | Posted 03.24.2013 | Media
Vicky Ward

Last Sunday I got an email: "I think I have convinced Jill Kelly to speak with you if you are still interested?... She wants the promise of a cover and an assurance that the interview will be favorable." I laughed. Today I saw, to my astonishment, that Kelley appeared to have got her conditions -- in The Daily Beast.

Notes From a Scandal

Kate White | Posted 02.04.2013 | Women
Kate White

Though Paula and Jill made a mess of things in the long run, they used a couple of smart, steal-worthy strategies at the front end. They just should have quit while they were ahead.

Petraeus For President? Fox News Chief Once Advised General To Run

The Washington Post | Bob Woodward | Posted 12.03.2012 | Media

Roger Ailes, the longtime Republican media guru, founder of Fox News and its current chairman, had some advice last year for then-Gen. David H. Petrae...

Bell, Book and Broadwell

Staar | Posted 02.02.2013 | Comedy
Staar

Who doesn't understand the coupling? Hot hard bodies under a hot desert sky. A craggy faced general and his bicep bodalicious biographer. Bring it on. I'd sign up for the military if it meant more of that.

16 Things To Say To Your Spouse After Cheating

Posted 11.30.2012 | Divorce

On Thursday, the New York Post reported that CIA chief David Petraeus had admitted that he "screwed up royally" in a recent letter to a friend. ...

Petreaus: 'I Screwed Up'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics

Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus admitted he "screwed up royally" in a letter to a friend, the New York Post reports. “I paid the price (appropriately...

A Fourth Amendment for the 21st Century

Julian Sanchez | Posted 01.28.2013 | Technology
Julian Sanchez

The resignation of CIA Director David Petraeus has thrown a spotlight on the FBI's sweeping power to sift through the most intimate details of our digital lives -- often with little or no judicial supervision.

Semper Fi(landerer)

Layla Demay | Posted 01.19.2013 | Media
Layla Demay

My fellow French citizens are looking under the sheets of your latest sex scandal thinking that, decidedly, we don't have the same values.

Adam And Eve And General Petraeus

William B. Bradshaw | Posted 01.20.2013 | Religion
William B. Bradshaw

It was a breath of fresh air for a highly respected General of the Army to resign while blaming no one other than himself for the mess he was in.

Natalie Khawam Shakes Up Scandal With Gloria Allred

Reuters | Posted 01.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Nov 20 (Reuters) - The twin sister of one of the women in the David Petraeus scandal appeared before the media with celebrity attorney G...

Who Is Jill Kelley?

Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics

As one of the women at the center of the David Petraeus scandal, many are wondering: Who is Jill Kelley? Kelley's name first surfaced when she was...

Keeping Up With David Petraeus: In the Game of Success, Is Scandal Par for the Course?

Emily Orrson | Posted 01.19.2013 | College
Emily Orrson

I'll happily keep up with Petraeus in the Kardashian sense. But in today's world, is the pressure to "keep up" pressure to compromise ethics?

How Broadwell Fits Into Big Scam

The Daily Beast | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics

Of the compounding mysteries of the Gen. David Petraeus affair (Why was the president informed of the investigation so late? How do people in Tampa be...

Petraeus Hires Top Lawyer To Handle Affair Troubles

Reuters | Posted 01.18.2013 | Politics

By Jessica Dye Nov 18 (Reuters) - Former CIA Director General David Petraeus has hired a top Washington lawyer to help him navigate t...