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Petraeus Sentenced For Leaking Classified Material

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.23.2015 | Politics

Former CIA director David Petraeus was sentenced to 2 years of probation and a $100,000 fine Thursday for sharing classified material with his biograp...

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...

ND Treasurer: Red Carpet Rollout for Gen. Petraeus Fracking Field Trip 'Not Unusual'

Steve Horn | Posted 07.30.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlogNorth Dakota Treasurer Kelly Schmidt has responded to DeSmogBlog's investigation of the Bakken Shale basin fracking field ...

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...

Broadwell Looks To Rebuild Life After Petraeus Scandal

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 1 (Reuters) - Paula Broadwell said she is focusing on her faith and family as she rebuilds her life after revelations of he...

FBI Interviews Petraeus As Part Of Probe

www.usatoday.com | Posted 04.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — FBI agents interviewed David Petraeus, the former head of the Central Intelligence Agency, at his home in Arlington on Friday, two gove...

Jill Kelley: The Real Story Lies in Tampa

Vicky Ward | Posted 04.07.2013 | Media
Vicky Ward

In Tampa, Jill Kelley was certainly not known to shy away from the press or the famous. David Petraeus was Tampa's George Clooney -- and she and her sister were blatant wannabe Stacey Keiblers.

Jill Kelley & Gen. John Allen's LEAKED Emails

Posted 01.24.2013 | Comedy

Look, there's a perfectly good explanation for the rumors that Jill Kelley and Gen. John Allen had an inappropriate email relationship. And we have th...

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.

Jill Kelley Makes Shocking Allegation

The Daily Beast | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

Jill Kelley was not the first to see the anonymous email that would rupture her comfortable life as a wealthy Tampa socialite who forged friendships w...

Greetings, Fiends!

Jerry Adler | Posted 02.27.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Adler

(Apologies to Roger Angell and Ian Frazier) Our weary planet's never-ending Trip around the Sun, now trending Toward its yearly consummation Beckons ...

The Year of the Woman and the Hefty Burden of Making Choices

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 02.10.2013 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

The behavior of a woman who appears on the public stage can be counted on to provoke a contentious referendum on the state of women in general. Is this good for women?

Bad Boy Generals and the Reporters Who Love Them

Shelley Ross | Posted 11.16.2012 | Media
Shelley Ross

The Mysterious Tango Between a News Spinner and Those He Spins The latest spin from the Petraeus camp is that the affair with Paula Broadwell began t...

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.

She Can Leap Tall Buildings in a Single Bound

Rachel Braun Scherl | Posted 02.02.2013 | Women
Rachel Braun Scherl

There is nothing wrong with reaching for high standards. But just as I wouldn't tell a new tennis player that she would soon be playing in Wimbledon, I would never be so insensitive to tell a working mom that she can have it all -- all the time.

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. ...

The Right to Bare Arms

John O'Toole | Posted 11.29.2012 | Politics
John O'Toole

Even four-star generals seldom make the front page unless they've been killed in action or involved in an extra-marital affair, as witnessed the sudde...

Why I Got Sexted By Hundreds Of Men

Marcy Miller | Posted 01.29.2013 | Divorce
Marcy Miller

Being victimized by jealous women on the internet is not limited to generals and celebrities. I have also been the target of a cyber bully, and in my case, it was an ex-wife.

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...

Girlfriends, Generals and Gmail

Daniel Hill | Posted 01.27.2013 | Politics
Daniel Hill

Petraeus' predicament might not tell us much about effective crisis management, but the generals and their girlfriends do serve up five important reminders.

What the Petraeus Scandal Means for Women Who Want to Get Ahead

Carol Roth | Posted 01.27.2013 | Women
Carol Roth

People seek out mentorship, business dealings and contacts with other successful people who can help them (and hopefully, that they can help in return). It's a necessary part of career growth and advancement and it should be viewed as a positive. But if you are a woman, it's not.

Can the Infidelity-Damaged Relationship Survive?

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 01.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Peggy Drexler

The Petraeus and Broadwell families can take comfort in one thing: this too shall pass. When it does, they will be alone to face days that most who have experienced them call the toughest time of their lives.

War And Sex: The Petraeus Scandal And The Untold Stories

Andrew Lam | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics
Andrew Lam

One can always rely on this old savory caveat: sex follows the army the way bottle flies follow fresh dung.

The Truth About Cheating Wives

Iris Krasnow | Posted 01.21.2013 | Weddings
Iris Krasnow

I am so sick of this overblown non-news story, the generalization of "Why Women Want To Sleep With Powerful Men", as if all women were lemmings flocking to fancy-titled males, putty in their hands.