The Petraeus scandal is a series of events that garnered strong media attention when an extramarital affair between retired four-star general David Petraeus , then Director of the Central Intelligence Agency CIA , and Paula Broadwell became public information. Petraeus had chosen Broadwell to be his official biographer. Humphries II after he received a complaint about cyberstalking from Jill Kelley. Humphries reported it to his superiors and then to Republican congressional leaders Dave Reichert and Eric Cantor who then reported it to Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation FBI Robert Mueller after Humphries received complaints from Kelley that she was being stalked the stalker was eventually found to be Paula Broadwell on the grounds that: "They seem to know the comings and goings of a couple of generals.
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Jenny Gathright. Daniel Estrin. Lama Al-Arian. In this photo taken Thursday, flames and smoke billow from a fire on a target in Ras al-Ayn, Syria. This is the result of shelling by Turkish forces, the same day Turkey and the U.
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Washington CNN -- Gen. David Petraeus was back before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Wednesday and looking well a day after a mid-hearing faint postponed his previous appearance. Senators were quick to resume their questioning of Petraeus, the chief of U. Central Command, over the progress of the war in Afghanistan. But before the questioning began, Petraeus -- whose command over sees the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq -- joked with the committee about the Tuesday incident, which was heavy replayed on cable television networks and online.
Tamara Keith. One of the first people hired to work at the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a small, quiet, unassuming woman named Holly Petraeus. And if the name sounds familiar, there's a good reason: She's married to Army Gen. David Petraeus, the U. Petraeus is a celebrity general, respected by people on both sides of the political aisle.