Wednesday, May 6, 2015
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The Central Intelligence Agency logo is displayed in the lobby of CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on August 14, 2008 (AFP/Saul Loeb)

Iran-Backed Rebels In Yemen Loot Secret Files About U.S. Spy Operations

U.S. officials say the names of confidential informants and plans for counterterrorism strikes have been exposed.

March 26, 2015
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David Petraeus To Plead Guilty To Giving Classified Material To Mistress

David Petraeus has agreed to plead guilty for sharing classified material with Paula Broadwell.

March 3, 2015
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Talk Of Petraeus Indictment Raises Legal Questions For His Ex-Paramour

David Petraeus’ former paramour may be in legal trouble, too.

January 13, 2015
Al-Qaeda and Taliban detainees captured in Afghanistan after the 2001 terror attacks were transferred to the US Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

Human Rights Groups Urge Criminal Investigation Into CIA Torture

The Senate torture report is spurring new calls to prosecute Bush administration officials.

December 23, 2014
Al-Qaeda and Taliban detainees captured in Afghanistan after the 2001 terror attacks were transferred to the US Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

September 11 Detainees In Guantanamo Get Copies Of CIA Torture Report

Could the torture report boost the 9/11 detainees’ criminal defenses?

December 15, 2014
The Central Intelligence Agency logo is displayed in the lobby of CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on August 14, 2008 (AFP/Saul Loeb)

Incoming Senate Intelligence Chief Plans ‘Real Time’ Scrutiny Of CIA

Find out how the North Carolina Republican plans to keep tabs on the CIA.

December 15, 2014
The Central Intelligence Agency logo is displayed in the lobby of CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on August 14, 2008 (AFP/Saul Loeb)

Torture Is Not Only Morally Corrupting, But Ineffective As Well

The CIA torture report reveals a genuine threat to democracy itself.

December 13, 2014
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Senate Report Confirms CIA Had ‘Black Site’ At Guantanamo, Hid It From Congress

Inside one of the most shocking revelations from the CIA torture report.

December 12, 2014
Director of Central Intelligence Agency John Brennan takes questions from reporters during a press conference at CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, December 11, 2014 (AFP/Jim Watson)

Q&A: Senate Torture Report Opens Political Wounds

Everything you need to know about our national debate over torture.

December 11, 2014
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Intelligence Gleaned From CIA Torture Focus Of Debate

CIA officials are pushing back against the Senate’s conclusion that torture made America no safer.

December 11, 2014
The Central Intelligence Agency logo is displayed in the lobby of CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on August 14, 2008 (AFP/Saul Loeb)

CIA Chief Acknowledges Some ‘Abhorrent’ Terror Interrogations

Find out what John Brennan had to say in his first press conference since the release of the Senate torture report.

December 11, 2014
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Cartoon: TMI From The CIA

For too many Americans, ignorance is bliss.

December 11, 2014
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U.S. Shuts Down Last Detention Center In Afghanistan

The Defense Department no longer operates any prisons in Afghanistan.

December 11, 2014
Senate Intelligence Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (C) speaks to reporters about the committee's report on CIA interrogations at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on December 9, 2014 (AFP/Saul Loeb)

Will We Torture Again?

The reaction to the Senate’s shocking torture report raises troubling questions about the future.

December 11, 2014
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CIA Struggled To Keep Rationalizing Brutal Interrogations, Report Shows

The CIA kept finding new reasons to keep torturing prisoners.

December 10, 2014
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Cartoon: Does Torture Work? George W. Bush Thought So

Cartoon: George W. Bush and Dick Cheney respond to the torture report.

December 10, 2014
Al-Qaeda and Taliban detainees captured in Afghanistan after the 2001 terror attacks were transferred to the US Naval Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

At CIA’s ‘Salt Pit’ Prison, Torture Reigned, With Little Oversight

Learn more from the Senate’s horrifying CIA torture report.

December 10, 2014
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The Senate Torture Report: Crimes Without Punishment

The CIA broke international law and American values. How can the nation hold torturers accountable?

December 10, 2014
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Will History Or The Law Judge CIA’s Interrogations As Illegal Torture?

Will CIA officers face any legal consequences for the Senate Intelligence Committee’s revelations?

December 9, 2014
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Report’s Release Strengthens U.S. Security And Stature, McCain Says

At least one prominent Republican backs Democrats’ decision to release the CIA torture report.

December 9, 2014
President Barack Obama says US ideals are more effective than torture techniques in fighting terrorism

Obama Says Report Shows CIA Torture Program At Odds With U.S. Values

Find out what President Obama has to say about the CIA torture report.

December 9, 2014
Senate Intelligence Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (C) talks to reporters about the report on CIA interrogations of high-value terrorists a decade ago, December 9, 2014 in Washington, DC

Senator Feinstein: CIA Abuses ‘A Stain On Our Values’

The senator is strongly defending the release of a startling report on the CIA’s use of torture.

December 9, 2014
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WATCH LIVE: Senators Respond To CIA Torture Report

See live video from Capitol Hill.

December 9, 2014
Photo: Senate Democratic Women to Outline How Women are More Burdened by Student Loan Debt, in Part Due to the Gender Wage Gap (Senate Democrats/Flickr)

Graphic Report On CIA Interrogations, Torture Released By Senate Panel

Inside the Senate’s shocking report on Bush-era torture.

December 9, 2014
Photo: Senate Democratic Women to Outline How Women are More Burdened by Student Loan Debt, in Part Due to the Gender Wage Gap (Senate Democrats/Flickr)

Dianne Feinstein Leaving Senate Intelligence Job As Clash On Interrogations Report Is Unresolved

Senator Feinstein is taking on the CIA as Democratic control of the Senate draws to a close.

December 8, 2014