American missing in Iran was on unapproved mission
Updated Dec 13, 11:02 AM
WASHINGTON - In March 2007, retired FBI agent Robert Levinson flew to Kish Island, an Iranian resort awash with tourists, smugglers and organized crime figures.
For years, the U.S. has publicly described him as a private citizen who traveled to the tiny Persian Gulf island on private business.
The CIA paid Levinson's family $2.5 million to pre-empt a revealing lawsuit, and the agency rewrote its rules restricting how analysts can work with outsiders.
Broncos loss puts division, home-field in limbo
Updated Dec 13, 04:12 AM
DENVER - A wake-up call, or the sign of something more serious?
An unexpected 27-20 loss to the Chargers on Thursday night made Peyton Manning and the Broncos look average and placed all their regular-season goals in jeopardy.
The Chargers won this game by keeping Manning on the sideline.