• Underscores the contradiction of president waging a political fight to shutter the facility while the military assumes it will remain open.

    LAST UPDATE : May 21, 2013, 8:20 PM EDT
  • President uses evening remarks from White House to respond to growing scandal surrounding federal tax collectors' focus on conservative political groups.

    LAST UPDATE : May 15, 2013, 9:47 PM EDT
  • ttorney General Eric Holder pauses during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, Tuesday, May 14, 2013. Holder said he's ordered a Justice Department investigation into the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups for extra tax scrutiny.

    Justice Department looking into reports the federal tax agency inappropriately targeted conservative "Tea Party" groups.

    LAST UPDATE : May 14, 2013, 10:25 PM EDT
  • This June 7, 2012 file photo shows U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Susan Rice listening during a news conference at the UN.

    New report says political considerations influenced what U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice told the country after the deadly attack on U.S. mission in Benghazi.

    LAST UPDATE : May 10, 2013, 9:23 PM EDT
  • Gen. Mark A. Welsh III, Chief of Staff, Air Force, right, looks to Michael B. Donley, Secretary of the Air Force, as he testifies during the Senate Appropriations Defense Subcommittee hearing on the Air Force Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Request, Wednesday, May 8, 2013, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

    Outrage bubbles over Pentagon estimates about the incredibly high number of incidents and two recent cases where convictions were overturned. 

    LAST UPDATE : May 09, 2013, 8:47 PM EDT