Feinstein Urges Changes To Avoid Repeat Of CIA TortureThe 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.
Psychologist In CIA Torture Report: 'I Can't Even Defend Myself'When the CIA set out to design a program to elicit intelligence from captured terrorists, it turned to two former Air Force psychologists with no practical interrogation experience and no specialized knowledge of al Qaeda, according to a Senate investigation released this week.
CIA Torture Report Casts Shadow Over 'Zero Dark Thirty'The damning Senate Intelligence Committee report on post-9/11 interrogation techniques has cast a new pall over the 2012 film "Zero Dark Thirty."
Former CIA Deputy Director: My Officers 'Did Not Torture Anybody'The former deputy director of the CIA is ripping the torture report released by Democrats on Tuesday, calling it “deeply flawed.”
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.
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."
Feinstein: Obama May Be 'Too Cautious' With ISISDemocratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein says President Barack Obama may be too cautious in his approach to dealing with Islamic State militants.
Graham: The 2008 Law 'Doesn't Make Sense When You Talk About 50,000 Unaccompanied Minors'Sen. Dianne Feinstein recalls turning on her television and seeing a young Chinese girl crying before a judge, without even an interpreter to help her after surviving a harrowing journey to the U.S.
Report: Feinstein Compares Immigrant Children To Jews Fleeing Nazi GermanySen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., reportedly made a comparison between “boatloads of Jewish immigrants” turned away from the U.S. as they attempted escape from Nazi Germany and the current influx of illegal immigrants coming across the border today.
House Passes NSA Regulations, First Legislation Since Snowden LeaksThe House on Thursday passed legislation to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of American phone records, the first legislative response to the disclosures by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
Feinstein: Benghazi Select Committee 'A Hunting Mission For A Lynch Mob'The chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee hammered House Republicans over the Benghazi Select Committee.
Senate Dems Ridicule Obama Judge Nominee Over Abortion, Confederate Flag VotesSenate Democrats lambasted one of President Barack Obama's picks for a federal judgeship in Georgia on Tuesday, skewering him for his past votes on abortion and the Confederate flag.
US Sen. 'Stunned' By Cheney Torture Denials, Suggests He 'Sit In A Waterboard' HimselfSen. Angus King (I-Maine) said that he was “stunned” at former Vice President Dick Cheney’s defense of torture techniques, saying that if Cheney doesn’t believe the controversial practice is torture – he should give a try himself.
Obama: Taking Sides In CIA-Feinstein Spat 'Not Something That Is An Appropriate Role For Me' To Wade IntoThe public spat between President Barack Obama's trusted CIA ally and a loyal senator has sharpened the focus on his complicated role in managing the terrorism-fighting programs he inherited.
Graham: 'The Legislative Branch Should Declare War On The CIA'The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee accused the CIA Tuesday of criminal activity in improperly searching a computer network set up for lawmakers investigating allegations that the agency used torture in terror investigations during the Bush administration.