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  • Remembering CIA’s Heroes: Leslianne Shedd/news-information/featured-story-archive/2016-featured-story-archive/remembering-cias-heroes-leslianne-shedd.html <b>Featured Story: </b>Leslianne Shedd—a young, courageous, highly successful CIA operations officer serving in East Africa—was a passenger on an Ethiopian Airlines flight when it was hijacked and then crashed into the Indian Ocean on November 23, 1996, killing 125 people, including Leslianne. Survivors said that Leslianne spent her final moments comforting those around her.No publisherNewsroomfeeditem2016-11-22T13:40:00-05:00Agency PageCIA Launches Signature School Program at The University of New Mexico/news-information/press-releases-statements/2016-press-releases-statements/cia-launches-signature-school-program-at-the-university-of-new-mexico.html <b>Press Release: </b>CIA Launches Signature School Program at The University of New MexicoNo publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-11-10T19:05:18-05:00Agency Press ReleaseMarion Frieswyk: The First Female Intelligence Cartographer/news-information/featured-story-archive/2016-featured-story-archive/first-female-intel-cartographer.html <b>Featured Story: </b>The First Female Intelligence Cartographer, Marion FrieswykNo publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-11-10T13:55:00-05:00Agency PageThe Mapmaker’s Craft: A History of Cartography at CIA /news-information/featured-story-archive/2016-featured-story-archive/mapmakers-craft.html <b>Featured Story: </b>The Mapmaker’s Craft: A History of Cartography at CIA No publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-11-10T13:55:00-05:00Agency PageRemembering CIA’s Heroes: David Lee Konzelman/news-information/featured-story-archive/2016-featured-story-archive/remembering-cias-heroes-david-konzelman.html <b>Featured Story: </b>Remembering CIA’s Heroes: David Lee Konzelman No publisherNewsroomfeeditem2016-10-26T15:50:00-04:00Agency PageStatement from Director Brennan on Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act/news-information/press-releases-statements/2016-press-releases-statements/statement-from-director-brennan-on-justice-against-sponsors-of-terrorism-act.html <b>Statement: </b>Statement from CIA Director John O. Brennan Regarding the “Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act”No publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-09-28T11:55:00-04:00Agency PageDirector Brennan Speaks at the 9/11 Memorial Museum in New York City/news-information/speeches-testimony/2016-speeches-testimony/director-brennan-speaks-at-the-9-11-memorial-museum-in-new-york-city.html <b>Speeches: </b>CIA Director John Brennan Speaks at the 9/11 Memorial Museum in New York City (September 26, 2016). Here are his remarks, as prepared for delivery.No publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-09-27T16:41:27-04:00Agency SpeechDirector Brennan Delivers Keynote at Miles College/news-information/speeches-testimony/2016-speeches-testimony/director-brennan-delivers-keynote-at-miles-college.html <b>Speech: </b>Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Central Intelligence Agency Director John O. Brennan, Keynote Address at Miles College National Security Colloquium in Birmingham, Alabama (September 13, 2016)No publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-09-15T12:13:21-04:00Agency SpeechCIA Receives NAAAP Milestone Honor and Silver Sponsor Award/news-information/blog/2016/cia-receives-naaap-milestone-honor-and-silver-sponsor-award.html <b>Blog Post: </b>CIA Receives NAAAP Milestone Honor and Silver Sponsor AwardNo publisherblogItemNewsroom2016-09-27T15:20:00-04:00Agency PageSpy Catcher: Jeanne Vertefeuille/news-information/featured-story-archive/2016-featured-story-archive/spy-catcher-jeanne-vertefeuille.html <b>Featured Story:</b> Spy Catcher: Jeanne Vertefeuille and the hunt for KGB mole, Aldrich AmesNo publisherNewsroomfeeditem2016-08-25T11:55:00-04:00Agency PageCIA Releases Roughly 2,500 Declassified President’s Daily Briefs/news-information/press-releases-statements/2016-press-releases-statements/cia-releases-roughly-2-500-declassified-president2019s-daily-briefs.html <b>Press Release:</b> CIA Releases Declassified President’s Daily Briefs from the Ford and Nixon Administrations at Event Hosted by the Richard Nixon Presidential Library.No publisherNewsroomfeeditem2016-08-24T12:35:00-04:00Agency Press ReleaseTelling Data Stories: An Interview with CIA’s Dr. Calvin Andrus/news-information/featured-story-archive/2016-featured-story-archive/telling-data-stories.html <b>Featured Story: </b>Telling Data Stories: An Interview with CIA’s Dr. Calvin AndrusNo publisherNewsroomfeeditem2016-08-16T10:59:10-04:00Agency PageCIA to Release Declassified Nixon and Ford President’s Daily Briefings/news-information/press-releases-statements/2016-press-releases-statements/cia-to-release-declassified-nixon-ford-pdb.html <b>Press Release:</b> CIA to Release Declassified President’s Daily Briefings from the Nixon and Ford AdministrationsNo publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-08-10T15:45:00-04:00Agency Press ReleaseWho First Cracked the ENIGMA Cipher? /news-information/blog/2016/who-first-cracked-the-enigma-cipher.html <b>Blog Post: </b>During World War II, the Germans used ENIGMA, a cipher machine, to develop nearly unbreakable codes for sending messages. ENIGMA’s settings offered 150,000,000,000,000,000,000 possible solutions, yet the Allies were eventually able to crack its code. Who was the first to break the ENIGMA cipher and how? Read more to find out.No publisherblogItemNewsroom2016-07-21T12:40:00-04:00Agency PageDirector Brennan Speaks at the Brookings Institution/news-information/speeches-testimony/2016-speeches-testimony/director-brennan-speaks-at-the-brookings-institution.html <b>Speech: </b>CIA Director John Brennan Speaks at the Brookings Institution (July 13, 2016). Here are his remarks, as prepared for delivery.No publisherfeeditemNewsroom2016-07-13T16:45:00-04:00Agency Speech