Julia Child and the OSS Recipe for Shark RepellentFeatured Story Read More
Reports of shark attacks consumed the media during WWII, causing concern amongst US sailors and airmen who conducted dangerous missions over shark-infested waters. To boost morale, the Joint Chiefs of Staff asked the OSS to help develop a shark repellent. Former OSS officer and famous chef Julia Child worked on the team that created it.
DCIA Participates in Mount Vernon Naturalization Ceremony
Nathan Hale, American Spy... Independence Day Video MessageBlog Read More
CIA Director John O. Brennan remembers Nathan Hale and the sacrifices he made in service to freedom and Independence. His statue stands vigilant guard over the Agency and is a continuing reminder to our employees of the duties and sacrifices of an intelligence officer. Click to watch the video.
Statement from Director John Brennan on Improving Leadership Diversity at CIA
The World Factbook Update for July 31, 2015Read More
The US dollar is the official currency not only for the United States, but for several other countries around the world including three Pacific Island nations. Can you name them? Hint: all three were part of the UN Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands under US administration after World War II and attained independence between 1986 and 1994. .