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Stories with subject: Classified information
  • Manning's conviction, 35-year sentence upheld 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 4:31 pm
  • An Army general has upheld Private Chelsea Manning's conviction and 35-year prison sentence for giving reams of classified U.S. government information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks, the Army said Monday.

  • Leaked findings paint pattern of CIA deception 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 7:33 pm
  • WASHINGTON - A controversial torture report by the Senate Intelligence Committee paints a pattern of CIA deception about the effectiveness of waterboarding and other brutal interrogation methods used on terror suspects after the Sept. 11 attacks, according to leaked findings. The committee said it will ask the Justice Department to investigate how the material was published.

  • US officials reject Rubio claim about CIA report 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 5:39 pm
  • WASHINGTON - The State Department is seeking the declassification of a 10-month-old letter expressing its concerns about a controversial Senate torture review, U.S. officials said Wednesday.

  • Correction: Fast and Furious-Reprimand story 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 7:55 pm
  • PHOENIX - In a story March 28 about the reprimand of former U.S. Attorney Dennis Burke in the Fast and Furious investigation, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the prosecutor leaked classified documents to news organizations. The documents were not classified.

  • Prospect of spy release latest twist in legal saga 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 4:54 am
  • WASHINGTON - The arrest of Jonathan Pollard nearly 30 years ago set off an emotional legal saga that has confronted American presidents and Israeli prime ministers, wound through the courts and divided those who say the convicted spy has paid his debt to society and those who contend the damage he caused was incalculable.

  • Ex-intel analyst gets prison for documents leak 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 2:53 pm
  • WASHINGTON - A federal judge has sentenced a former State Department intelligence analyst on North Korea to 13 months in prison for passing classified information to a journalist.

  • Clarification: Media Shield Law story 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 3:59 pm
  • WASHINGTON - In a story March 24, The Associated Press reported that Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., discussed the media shield legislation at The New York Times' Sources and Secrets conference on the press, government and national security. The story should have made clear that it was the George Polk Awards conference hosted by The New York Times.