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Rock singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge shows the NewsHour’s Gwen Ifill her extensive collection of guitars and tells the story behind a few special instruments. It’s been a big year for Melissa Etheridge, personally and professionally...
A guard in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Photo by Larisa Epatko Two military psychologists were contracted by the U.S. government for $180 million to develop the enhanced interrogation tactics within the CIA’s Enhanced Interrogation...
President George W. Bush, Central Intelligence Agency Director George Tenet and others stand on the seal of the Agency March 20, 2001 at the CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia. Photo by David Burnett/Newsmakers In 2006, CIA officials were...
Senate investigators delivered a damning indictment of CIA practices Tuesday, accusing the spy agency of inflicting pain and suffering on prisoners beyond legal limits and deceiving the nation with narratives of life-saving interrogations...
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...