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Trump CIA nominee secures key Democrat's vote, heads for confirmation


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrat on the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday he would support President Donald Trump's nominee to be CIA director, Gina Haspel, all but ensuring her confirmation as the first woman to lead the spy agency. (Reuters Politics) More More

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