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A feeding tube and other items used in the forced feeding of detainees is seen at the detainee hospital at Guantanamo Bay. Doctors say that the method of rectal feeding and hydrating described in the Senate’s report on the CIA’s...
On Sept. 6, 2006, President George W. Bush delivered the first detailed “formal public representation about the effectiveness of the CIA’s enhanced interrogation technique.” This is according to the Senate Intelligence Committee...
Following months of negotiations and court dates, Detroit finally emerged from a historic bankruptcy yesterday with a new plan for the future. The city’s former Financial Emergency Manager, Kevyn Orr, who resigned his post yesterday, was the...
American Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and his wife Coretta Scott King, center, arm in arm, lead others during a Selma to Montgomery march in March 1965. Filmmaker Ava DuVernay’s “Selma,” opens on Christmas Day. Photo by...
Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), waves his hands to voters atop a van during a campaign for the Dec. 14 lower house election in Saitama, north of Tokyo December 12, 2014. Photo by Yuya...
New York Times Journalist James Risen sat down for an interview with Judy Woodruff in October, 2014.WASHINGTON (AP) — A source familiar with the case says the Justice Department will not compel New York Times reporter James Risen to testify about...