Director Sharon Helman was "formally removed" from her position.
Conservative senator says Obama should give the independent "full and fair consideration."
Rebecca Richards faced skepticism during an online chat.
Hagel's surprise resignation as Defense secretary is stirring rampant speculation.
McConnell calls for leader to "think creatively," Boehner wants leader to handle threats.
"Believe me, he was up to the job," McCain said.
Obama is making the move because of concerns Hagel is not equipped for ISIS fight.
Paul also wants to set a one-year limit on operations.
The House Intelligence panel, Graham said, is “doing a lousy job policing their own.”
Advocates say increased fees and payments for families would be burden.
Muhammed Murdi Issa Al-Zahrani had been held at the detention facility for the last 12 years.
Reps. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) and Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) introduced legislation to allow...
"Sometimes being a leader means knowing when to go," a Defense official said.
Talk had shifted from budget to ISIS at Pentagon.
The senator introduced a bill giving tax breaks to U.S. troops fighting the Ebola outbreak in West...
Secretary of State John Kerry said the negotiations will be extended for seven months.
The Rhode Island Democratic senator had been mentioned as a possibility to replace Hagel.
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) said she is "deeply troubled" by the Obama administration's decision to...
Sen. Kirk says Graham is right about Intelligence report on Benghazi.
Missing from the pre-election dialogue was a serious discussion about cybersecurity.
Sens. McCain, Corker and Burr are ready to push back on Obama's agenda.
Four years ago, Biden promised all troops would leave within four years.
Obama decided to expand the U.S. military role in Afghanistan in a classified order.
The military may begin recruiting people with family in the country illegally.