Merrick Garland is a centrist who has been praised by Republicans in the past—but the GOP has promised to block anyone Obama chooses.
The president nominated Garland, a moderate with past Republican support who has earned early praise from marijuana and climate change advocates, on Wednesday.
The US Department of Defense's Task Force for Business and Stability Operations has been an unending source of scandal after audits found that it spent $43 million on a gas station and $150 million on private villas and associated security.
A new Inspector General report reveals that much of the money the US spent trying to build up the Afghan mining sector was squandered
When a secure fax line malfunctioned, the then-Secretary of State may have taken a shortcut that could have violated the law.
Colonel John C. Hope says his career is in jeopardy because he spoke out against a program that blew millions of dollars on ill-conceived projects.
A project in Afghanistan that became a Department of Defense money pit is drawing the ire of lawmakers on both sides of the aisle in Congress.
In three years, and spending almost $1 million on it, the DEA only used Hacking Team's spyware 17 times.