CIA

Charlie Hebdo gunmen

Former CIA Official: ‘Good Possibility’ Al Qaeda In Yemen Directed Paris Terror Attack

A former CIA official believes that al Qaeda in Yemen could be behind the terror attack in Paris Wednesday that left 12 people dead.

01/08/2015

Dianne Feinstein CIA torture

Feinstein Urges Changes To Avoid Repeat Of CIA Torture

The outgoing chairman of the Senate intelligence committee is urging a series of policy and legislative changes to ensure that the U.S. government never again tortures detainees.

01/05/2015

New York Times reporter James Risen

Reporter Refuses to Answer Questions in CIA Leak Case

A New York Times reporter is expected to reluctantly testify in a trial run to see what evidence he could offer in the case of a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information.

01/05/2015

New York Times reporter James Risen

U.S. to Seek Limited Info from Journalist in CIA Leak Case

A New York Times reporter will be subpoenaed to answer questions ahead of an upcoming trial of a former CIA officer accused of leaking classified information, though a Tuesday hearing indicated there is much confusion about what the journalist may be asked to reveal.

12/16/2014

Senior U.S. officials who authorized and carried out torture as part of former President George W. Bush's national security policy must be prosecuted, a top U.N. special investigator said Wednesday. CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

UN Expert: Prosecute Senior US Officials, CIA Who Authorized Torture

Senior U.S. officials who authorized and carried out torture as part of former President George W. Bush’s national security policy must be prosecuted, a top U.N. special investigator said Wednesday.

12/10/2014

Dick Cheney Speaks

Cheney: CIA Torture Report Is A ‘Bunch Of Hooey’

The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee says the panel’s report on brutal CIA interrogation practices used after the 9/11 terror attacks is a troubling record of a stain on America’s history.

12/09/2014

Dianne Feinstein Talking

Senate Intelligence Committee Releases CIA ‘Torture Report’

The Senate Intelligence Committee has released its long-awaited “torture report,” which details finds from a three-and-a-half year investigation into the CIA’s “Detention and Interrogation Program.”

12/09/2014

Michael Hayden

Former CIA Director: Torture Report Could ‘Be Used By Our Enemies To Motivate People To Attack Americans’

Foreign governments and U.S. intelligence agencies are predicting that the release of a Senate report examining the use of torture by the CIA will cause “violence and deaths” abroad, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Sunday.

12/08/2014

Rodney Faraon, the director of the new TV series "State of Affairs" is shown working with the show's star Katherine Heigl. (Photo Courtesy of Rodney Faraon)

Arlington Dad Inspires NBC’s Latest Primetime Drama

An Arlington soccer dad is the inspiration behind a new TV series premiering on NBC Monday night.

11/17/2014

Guantanamo Bay

UN Panel: US Must Answer For Alleged Torture Violations

A U.N. panel began grilling American officials Wednesday over the country’s compliance with a key anti-torture treaty, raising a series of alleged violations and admitted “lapses” since the 9/11 attacks.

11/12/2014

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