Trump targets critics’ security clearance
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Clockwise from top left: Michael Hayden, James Comey, Andrew McCabe, John Brennan, James Clapper, and Susan Rice. President Donald Trump is said to be considering revoking security clearance for ex-CIA boss John Brennan and other Obama-era critics of him. The White House named six former intelligence, law enforcement and…
‘That was not the deal’: McCarthy, Ryan renege on immigration vow
House GOP leaders are reneging on a vow to hold an immigration vote before the August recess, a move that puts House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy in a particularly awkward spot as he seeks to become the next speaker. In June, McCarthy (R-Calif.) personally promised several rank-and-file members a vote on a new guest-worker program…
9 new Academy members speak on ‘storming the gates’ of Oscar with diversity revolution
Amber Tamblyn is no stranger to the Academy, having grown up accompaning her actor father Russ Tamblyn to film screenings at the Academy theater, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants actress tells EW. “To me, the Academy always seemed like a place for men only like my father and maybe the occasional lucky woman. I…
Dozens killed as fires rage around Athens, Greece
RAFINA, Greece -- Twin wildfires raging through popular seaside areas near the Greek capital have torched homes, cars and forests and killed at least 60 people, authorities said Tuesday, raising the death toll after rescue crews reported finding the bodies of more than 20 people huddled together near a beach. CBS News correspondent Seth Doane…
Aly Raisman Is Taking Destiny into Her Own Hands: The B/R POWER 50 Cover Story
Inside Exxcel Gymnastics, young girls crowd around a photo collage, boxing each other out for the best view of their hometown Olympian plastered across the wall. Among the cluster of pictures in this Newton, Massachusetts, gym is an image of 10-year-old Aly Raisman, so determined to hold her position, her little arms holding up the entire…