Former CIA chief General David Petraeus said sorry on Tuesday for the “mistake” which triggered his resignation last year, in his first public speech since quitting due to an extra-marital affair.Thursday, 28 March, 2013, 3:04am
Jill Kelley, the Florida socialite involved in the scandal that led to David Petraeus’ resignation as CIA director, said Paula Broadwell tried to “blackmail" her.23 Jan 2013 - 12:56pm
Robert Bork, whose failed 1980s nomination to the US Supreme Court helped draw the modern boundaries of cultural fights over abortion, civil rights and other issues, has died. He was 85. Brilliant, blunt and piercingly witty, Bork had a long career in politics and the law that took him from respected academic to a totem of conservative grievance.20 Dec 2012 - 3:57am
An audio tape has emerged revealing how Fox News chief Roger Ailes tried to convince General David Petraeus to run for the US presidency.
The tape includes reference to an offer for Ailes to quit Fox to run the campaign, which Fox owner Rupert Murdoch would bankroll.6 Dec 2012 - 6:02am
The sister of the Florida socialite who inadvertently triggered the FBI probe that brought down CIA chief David Petraeus on Tuesday defended both her twin and the former general.21 Nov 2012 - 1:34pm
I find that the rate of giving in Hong Kong runs in reverse to the economic situation
RTHK chief Roy Tang Yun-kwong at the launch of this year's Operation Santa Claus appeal
Hong Kong artists have long been overshadowed by mainland artists. Few realise we have a lot of good artists locally21 Nov 2012 - 3:57am
Speaking through her brother, the ex-lover of fallen CIA chief David Petraeus has broken her silence on the affair that led to his downfall, saying she is "filled with guilt and shame".
Paula Broadwell and her husband, Scott, were captured by TV cameras returning to their North Carolina home on Sunday after staying at her brother's house in Washington since the scandal broke.21 Nov 2012 - 3:05am
Speaking through her brother, the ex-lover of fallen CIA chief David Petraeus has broken her silence on the affair that led to his downfall, saying she is “filled with guilt and shame”.20 Nov 2012 - 9:28am
The head of the US House Intelligence Committee has suggested President Barack Obama might have known about former CIA director David Petraeus' extra-marital affair before the November election.20 Nov 2012 - 4:18am
The White House denied having heavily edited talking points to UN ambassador Susan Rice about the deadly attacks on a US mission in Libya to remove references to terrorism.19 Nov 2012 - 3:42am
I have Petraeus and Allen both e-mailing me about getting this dealt with
Florida socialite Jill Kelley, embroiled in scandal that saw David Petraeus resign as CIA chief, wrote to Tampa mayor about a DJ's offensive remarks on the Koran
We must be a tool to serve the government. We are not a chit-chat unit or a playgroup18 Nov 2012 - 3:48am
General John Allen18 Nov 2012 - 3:48am
When Florida radio personality Bubba the Love Sponge claimed he would "deep fat fry a Koran" in response to deadly protests over US troops accidentally burning the Muslim holy book in Afghanistan Jill Kelley was enraged.
The socialite now embroiled in the scandal that brought down former CIA director David Petraeus, fired an e-mail to the Mayor of Tampa in March.18 Nov 2012 - 3:11am
The sex scandal that punctured the image of America's most admired general, David Petraeus, is just the latest in a litany of cases of misconduct plaguing the US top brass, and raises questions about a military that is venerated but isolated from civilian society.18 Nov 2012 - 4:33am
Former CIA director David Petraeus said yesterday he believed all along that the deadly September 11 assault on the US consulate in Libya was a terrorist attack, a lawmaker said, as the ex-general faced Congress for the first time since he resigned over an extra-marital affair.17 Nov 2012 - 2:41am