Presidential Hopefuls Mostly Mum On Torture Report
December 09 2014 4:45 PM
Only two politicians seen as contenders for the 2016 presidential election publicly addressed the CIA torture report released Tuesday.
Is DC Marijuana Legalization Doomed?
December 09 2014 4:34 PM
The recently passed ballot initiative to legalize marijuana in Washington, D.C., could be doomed by Congress via a provision in a forthcoming federal spending bill.
Did Bush And Cheney Lie About Torture?
December 09 2014 4:32 PM
Ex-President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney were misled about the CIA's interrogation program, a Senate committee found.
Americans Weren’t Always So Unfriendly Toward Torture
December 09 2014 2:49 PM
Overall American opposition to torture has declined since 2004. It remains to be seen if the Senate's report changes that.
'High Alert': US Ups Diplomat Security After Torture Report
December 09 2014 2:35 PM
Concerned about retribution attacks on U.S. targets after the release of the CIA torture report, the administration tightens security.
McCain, Feinstein: Torture Did Not Work
December 09 2014 2:34 PM
The CIA torture report outlines instances where the agency sought to mislead the government about the effectiveness of such practices.
Torture Report ‘Truly Horrifying’
December 09 2014 1:03 PM
The document, released Tuesday, revealed the CIA’s so-called “enhanced interrogation techniques” were much more brutal than thought.
Jewish Community ‘Shaken Up’ After Stabbing At Brooklyn Synagogue
December 09 2014 1:00 PM
Members of the Jewish community in Brooklyn's Crown Heights remain rattled after a student was stabbed inside the Chabad-Lubavitch world headquarters early Tuesday morning.
'This Is A Train Wreck'
December 09 2014 12:47 PM
Detainees were forced to stand on their broken legs, were beaten while naked and had their families threatened during CIA interrogations.
CIA Torture Report Now Dianne Feinstein's Legacy
December 09 2014 11:59 AM
The CIA torture report may have the biggest impact on Dianne Feinstein's legacy in her 45 years in public office.
Jay Z May Have Given LeBron His 'I Can't Breathe' Shirt
December 09 2014 11:52 AM
Rapper Jay Z, who has not publicly spoken about the Eric Garner case, may have made a statement by providing "I can't breathe" shirts to basketball players.
America Needs To 'Clean Up Its Own Human Rights Issues': China
December 09 2014 11:41 AM
Now the U.S. is in no position to talk about human rights in other countries, China's official news agency said.
Senate Report Denounces Brutal Tactics
December 09 2014 11:40 AM
Detainees under interrogation were subject to "rectal rehydration" and "rectal feeding," which were medically unnecessary and unapproved.
Full Summary: The Senate Intelligence Committee Torture Report
December 09 2014 11:16 AM
Read the torture report from the Senate Intelligence Committee on CIA interrogation methods.
White House, Senate Fought For Months Over CIA Investigation
December 09 2014 11:06 AM
The investigation into torture tactics began in 2009.
Keystone XL Could Have 'Disastrous' Climate Effects: Obama
December 09 2014 10:48 AM
In a Monday interview, the president said the benefits of the controversial project must be weighed against its effect on global warming.
Covering Rape Cases, Post-Rolling Stone
December 09 2014 10:47 AM
There are concerns that the fallout from the now-discredited UVA rape story could impact future reporting on sexual assaults.
George Tenet, Hassan Ghul And 6 Other Names To Know
December 09 2014 10:32 AM
Former President George W. Bush and his administration officials are the main characters in the CIA torture scandal.
By 2020, US Navy Will Have 180 Ships In The Pacific
December 09 2014 9:04 AM
U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said 180 ships, including four of the Navy's most sophisticated stealth destroyers, will be in Pacific waters by 2020.
Did The CIA's Enhanced Interrogation Tactics Work?
December 09 2014 8:25 AM
Here are six things to look for in the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee torture report, to be released Tuesday.