Newly released documents show that the Obama administration was warned as early as 2010 that electric car maker Fisker Automotive Inc. was not meeting milestones set up for a half-billion dollar government loan, nearly a year before U.S. officials froze the loan after questions were raised about the company's statements.
The Justice Department laid out its case in a lawsuit against Lance Armstrong on Tuesday, saying the cyclist violated his contract with the U.S. Postal Service and was "unjustly enriched" while cheating to win the Tour de France.
Government response to the Boston Marathon bombings, from local police efforts to the Obama administration's role, has won high marks in the aftermath of last week's intense manhunt that ended in one suspect dead and another in custody, but lawmakers are raising concerns that warning signs were missed and that authorities could have coordinated their efforts better.
The terror attack on a U.S. outpost in Libya was preceded by security cutbacks authorized at the "highest levels" of the State Department and the Obama administration's explanation in the immediate aftermath of the fatal assault was altered to protect the agency, according House Republicans who released a report Tuesday on the issue.