CIA Had Told AP that Security Concerns About its Story Were ‘No Longer an Issue’
Posted: 5/16/2013  |  By: Andrew Beaujon | Poynter
The Associated Press held its story about a foiled underwear bombing for five days, Carol D. Leonnig and Julie Tate report in The Washington Post. But on Monday, May 7, “CIA officials reported that the national security concerns were ‘no longer an issue,’” they write.