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American embassies, military units and other U.S. interests are preparing for possible security threats related to the release of a report on the CIA’s harsh interrogation techniques at secret overseas facilities after the 9/11 terror attacks...
An Amazon worker pushes a box of diapers along a conveyor belt at the Amazon.com Phoenix Fulfillment Center in Goodyear, Arizona. The Supreme Court ruled today that the company does not have to pay its workers for time spent waiting to pass through...
A protester on Telegraph Avenue in Berkeley faces police with his hands up during Saturday night’s protest. Photo by Patrick Chong/Daily Californian. Weekend protests in Berkeley, California, responding to recent grand jury decisions concerning the...
The report from the Senate Intelligence Committee will be the first public accounting of the CIA’s use of what critics call torture on al-Qaida detainees held at “black” sites in Europe and Asia. The committee is expected to...
Esther is an Ebola survivor who waited out her incubation period at the Hope 21 interim care facility. Photo by M. Holden Warren for More Than Me The nonprofit More Than Me helps girls in Liberia’s West Point slum get an education and stay off the...
Rep. Darrell Issa leads the House Oversight Committee hearing on the president’s health care overhaul today. Photo by the office of Congressman Darrell Issa/ Flickr WASHINGTON — Congressional Democrats charged Tuesday that Republicans...