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Jun 23, 2015 09:02 AM ET
The CIA released a report on its failures prior to 9/11, yet parts of the report still remain classified. So, what is the government hiding?
Mar 31, 2015 09:55 AM ET
Once you become a U.S. Supreme Court justice, you have a gig for life. Why is it different for these nine men and women, when presidents and congress persons have to be re-elected to continue serving?
Mar 5, 2015 11:04 AM ET
The recent budget debate over funding for homeland security got us wondering about the role the agency plays in the life of the United States.
Feb 25, 2015 10:12 AM ET
By next year, German chancellor Angela Merkel will become the longest-serving female leader in history. Take a quick tour of her career and accomplishments.
Feb 9, 2015 03:25 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The tattered document dates back to 1300, 85 years after King John of England was compelled to sign the first agreement limiting the rights of kings.
Dec 11, 2014 09:58 AM ET
The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee has just released its findings on interrogation techniques used on terror suspects. Trace reviews the report's findings.
Dec 9, 2014 09:05 AM ET
With congressional budget talks often come whispers of a "government shutdown." What actually happens during one, and why do they occur? Does everything close? Trace runs down which things actually do shut down and which never really close.
Nov 26, 2014 10:22 AM ET
Do political leanings influence the manner in which liberal and conservative Supreme Court justices view the cases that come before them? Tara looks for a ruling on the question.
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