(Advertisement)

Petraeus exits CIA post over an affair

FBI probe leads to his resignation

Posted: November 10, 2012 at 4:45 a.m.

David Petraeus, shown testifying before a Senate panel in June, turned in his resignation as CIA head on Thursday.

David Petraeus, the director of the CIA and one of America’s most decorated four-star generals, resigned Friday after an FBI investigation uncovered evidence that he had been involved in an extramarital affair.

This story is only available from our archives.

Front Section, Pages 1 on 11/10/2012

(Advertisement)



« Previous Story

House delays vote on speaker selection

State House speaker-designee Darrin Williams (right), D-Little Rock, confers with Rep. Terry Rice, R-Waldron, the man Republicans want to be the new speaker, as other House members draw numbers by lot to determine seating arrangements.

Arkansas’ state representatives will wait for the resolution of a contested House race before members vote whe... Read »

Next Story »

Sluggish Razorbacks survive Bearkats scare

Jacorey Williams attempts a shot during Arkansas' 73-68 win over Sam Houston State on Nov. 9, 2012 at Bud Walton Arena.

Practice games are over for Arkansas. Read »