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How Elizabeth Holmes convinced powerful men like Henry Kissinger, James Mattis, and George Shultz to sit on the board of now disgraced blood-testing s...

Theranos at one point had a star-studded board of directors, including military leaders and former secretaries of state.

Trump’s own party slams his Syria ‘retreat’ after ISIS-claimed attack kills US troops

The deaths of the four Americans on Wednesday, including two US soldiers, were a result of an ISIS-claimed suicide bombing in Manbij, Syria.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to students at the American University in Cairo, Egypt, January 10, 2019.

Pompeo offers blistering rebuke of Obama’s foreign policy in Cairo speech: ‘The age of self-inflicted American shame is over’

"The United States under President Trump has reasserted its traditional role as a force for good in this region," Pompeo said to an audience in Cairo.

The life and career of Jim Webb, a Vietnam hero who could be Trump’s next secretary of defense

Webb is a decorated Marine veteran and former Democratic senator being considered for defense secretary. Here's 20 images from his extraordinary life.
President Donald Trump and former Secretary of Defense James Mattis in the East Room of the White House.

Retired US admiral slams Trump’s views of the military in a stunning opinion column: Trump thinks his military generals are ‘Rambos’...

Ret. Navy Adm. James Stavridis suggested Trump was "attracted to the macho, direct, domineering profile that many civilians associate with generals."
President Donald Trump held a freewheeling Cabinet meeting on Wednesday that touched on everything from the shutdown to Syria.

Trump rants about the government shutdown, stock-market ‘glitches,’ Tom Cruise, and more during wild Cabinet meeting

Trump's Cabinet meeting addressed a variety of topics, including the government shutdown, the Syria withdrawal, Mitt Romney, and the stock market.
Vice President Mike Pence laughs as U.S. President Donald Trump holds a baseball bat as they attend a Made in America product showcase event at the White House in Washington, U.S.

Trump says he would have made a ‘good general’ while trashing Mattis’ service and claiming he really fired him

President Donald Trump criticized former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis at a Cabinet meeting Wednesday, trashing his service as the defense chief.
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis awaits the arrival of Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani for an Enhanced Honor Cordon and meeting at the Pentagon in Washington, U.S., April 9, 2018.

‘Our department is proven to be at its best when the times are most difficult’: Mattis encourages Pentagon employees to ‘keep the fa...

On New Year's Eve, his last day on the job, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis sent a final farewell message to the Department of Defense.
President Donald Trump spent much of his Christmas Eve attacking his critics and opponents on Twitter.

Trump tweets he’s ‘all alone (poor me)’ on Christmas Eve as he spends the day attacking everyone from Democrats and the Fed to James...

President Donald Trump spent much of his Christmas Eve attacking his opponents and critics on Twitter, including Democrats and James Mattis.

Here’s what legendary Marine General James ‘Mad Dog’ Mattis is really like, from people who served with him

We spoke with a number of people who served with Mattis to understand what the former four-star general is really like when he's in charge.