Revealed: Secret
sniper stake-out

by Paul Sperry -- ROCKVILLE, Md. – Montgomery County Police Chief Charles Moose secretly dispatched a team of undercover officers to stake out the home of alleged sniper John Allen Muhammad's ex-wife more…

Government admits airport security holes

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – The Transportation Department admits holes in airport security were "systemic" before and even in the months after the Sept. 11 hijackings, according to an inspector general more…

Could Iraq war sink
American economy?

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – U.S. forces have nearly taken Baghdad, but the vengeful Saddam Hussein blows up his oil wells and hits Tel Aviv with scud missiles, drawing Israel and, more…

The Iraq echo chamber

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – As much as I fault White House press corps doyen Helen Thomas and the Washington Post for lobbing softballs at President Clinton during his press conferences, more…

Moose denies blocking
cop pay raise

by Paul Sperry -- ROCKVILLE, Md. – Montgomery County Police Department Chief Charles Moose, who led the Beltway sniper task force, has denied police union claims he blocked a pay raise for more…

Can Iraqis who live
in U.S. be trusted?

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Several Iraqi nationals recently have been caught sneaking illegally across the U.S.-Mexican border into Arizona, according to a U.S. congressman who is alarmed by the security more…

Democrat hampered FBI terror probe in Detroit

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – A former Democratic congressman years ago hampered FBI efforts to investigate terrorist suspects in Detroit, which is now a hotbed for al-Qaida sympathizers and cells, former more…

Saddam bin Laden

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – Remember when Osama bin Laden had a ZZ Top beard? Well, he's apparently replaced it with a bushy mustache and now looks to Americans a lot more…

U.S. Army prepares
for 9,000 casualties

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army is stationing a minimum 9,000 soldiers at a "casualty replacement center" in Kuwait to swiftly replace troops lost across the border in Iraq more…