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Ryan Grim

Spy Agency Stole Scoop From Media Outlet And Handed It To The AP

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 08.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Associated Press dropped a significant scoop on Tuesday afternoon, reporting that in the last several years the U.S. government's te...

WATCH: Iran: Crossing the 'Red Line?'

Posted 07.21.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 20, 2013. TIME: 5:45p – 6:4...

WATCH: The Military and Intelligence: Out of the Shadows

Posted 07.21.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 20, 2013. TIME: 3:30p – 4:3...

WATCH: Law Enforcement and National Security

Posted 07.20.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 20, 2013. TIME: 1:30p – 2:...

WATCH: Counterterrorism and the Media

Posted 07.20.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 20, 2013. TIME: 11:00a – 12...

WATCH: Unrest in the Arab World and its Implications for Our Security

Posted 07.20.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 20, 2013. TIME: 12:15p – 1:...

WATCH: AFRICOM: The Next Afghanistan?

Posted 07.19.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 19, 2013. TIME: 7:00p – 8:0...

WATCH: Iraq and AfPak: Now and Then

Posted 07.19.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 19, 2013. TIME: 5:45p – 6:4...

WATCH: Industry's Role in Cybersecurity

Posted 07.19.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 19, 2013. TIME: 4:30p – 5:3...

WATCH: Putting Out Fires Before They Spread: The US's Role in Preventing Conflict

Posted 07.19.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 19, 2013. TIME: 3:30p – 4:3...

WATCH: At The Center Of The Action: The National Counterterrorism Center And Its Role In Securing The Homeland

Posted 07.18.2013 | Impact

This livestream is part of our coverage of the Aspen Security Forum. For more from the series, click here. DATE: July 18, 2013. TIME: 5:15p-6:15p E...

Matt Sledge

Government's Rules On 'Terrorist Information' Revealed

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 02.16.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK -- A training document released in response to a civil liberties organization's lawsuit and obtained by The Huffington Post reveals that the ...

Matt Sledge

Terrorism Agency A Federal 'Pre-Crime' Squad

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.13.2012 | Politics

An obscure counterterrorism agency now has access to an array of data on ordinary Americans so vast and with so few restrictions that critics are like...

Andrea Stone

Counterterrorism Chief Urges Congress To Renew Surveillance Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The federal government's top official in charge of analyzing intelligence warned Congress Wednesday not to "wait until the last minute" ...

Watch: U.S. Officials: Al Qaeda On Brink of Collapse

Posted 09.26.2011 | Home

The killing of Osama bin Laden and seven years of drone strikes against Al Qaeda's leadership have left the organization near collapse according to U....

Al Qaeda On Brink Of Collapse, U.S. Officials Say

The Washington Post | Greg Miller | Posted 09.25.2011 | Home

U.S. counterterrorism officials are increasingly convinced that the killing of Osama bin Laden and the toll of seven years of CIA drone strikes have p...

David Wood

How A Little-Known Spy Agency Helped Track Down Osama Bin Laden

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 07.02.2011 | Politics

A little-known spy agency in Washington helped track the hour-by-hour movements of the al Qaeda courier who inadvertently led a Navy SEALs assault tea...

National Counterterrorism Planning: Who's Calling the Plays?

Jeffrey D. Ratner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey D. Ratner

In the wake of the September 11th attacks, it was clear that significant gaps in U.S. counterterrorism structures had left us vulnerable to attack. But nine years later, many gaps still exist.

Botched Attack Revives Scrutiny Of Bush Intelligence Reforms

The Washington Post | Karen DeYong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The failure of U.S. authorities to detect a plot to bomb a U.S. airliner on Christmas Day has reignited long-simmering concerns that intelligence refo...

Brennan Suggests He Played Role In Domestic Surveillance

The Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I'll have a broader piece up soon about John Brennan's speech about counterterrorism, which in many ways represented a stark departure from several ke...