Trump Nominee Who Wrote Bush-Era Torture Memos Is Scrutinized
Senate Democrats accused Steven G. Bradbury, a Transportation Department nominee, of bad judgment for his role in providing legal blessing for waterboarding and other C.I.A...
3 hours ago - NY Times
The architects of the US torture program say the CIA called them 'pussies' when they tried to stop
One of the two military psychologists who created the "enhanced" interrogation techniques used by the CIA in the years after 9/11 testified earlier this year that CIA officials...
7 days ago - Business Insider
Former Twitter CEO compares meeting with Trump to waterboarding
Dick Costolo has been critical of the president before.
17 days ago - ABC News
Ex-Twitter CEO Destroys Trump By Comparing Meeting With Him To Being Waterboarded
Ex-Twitter CEO Dick Costolo destroyed Trump's self-created reputation as a deal maker who gets things done by comparing a meeting with the President to the literal torture of...
18 days ago - Politicus USA - 2 articles
Former Twitter CEO Compares Meeting With President Trump to Waterboarding
Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo said that attending President Donald Trump's meetings with Silicon Valley leaders is like waterboarding yourself. “If you don't get invited to...
18 days ago - Fortune - 2 articles
Rights group asks Germany to arrest CIA deputy director
BERLIN - A civil rights group is asking German authorities to issue an arrest warrant for the recently appointed deputy director of the CIA over claims she oversaw the torture...
21 days ago - News OK - 2 articles
Former whistleblower worries about ‘chilling effect' of Reality Winner arrest
Critics accuse an online news outlet of failing to protect its source, while reporters consider how to do their job in age of Trump. The Trump administration has accused...
21 days ago - Think Progress
'Torture memo' author nominated for Trump administration post
Steven Bradbury, a former George W. Bush administration official who authored legal memos authorizing "enhanced interrogation techniques" that have been regarded as torture...
23 days ago - Politico
New behind the scenes 'Game of Thrones' video teases a character's imprisonment in season 7
Warning: Spoilers ahead for "Game of Thrones" season seven. As we get closer to the July 16 premiere of "Game of Thrones" season seven, HBO continues dropping more deliciously...
23 days ago - Business Insider
All the Times Trump Has Been “Surprised” Since the Election
Because Trump's vocabulary is so limited, every word in his quiver has a big job to do. This is especially true of the word “surprised.” To hear the president tell it, he is...
1 month ago - Slate
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US sets new visa criteria for 6 mainly Muslim nations
The United States has set new visa criteria for six mainly Muslim nations, requiring close family or business ties for ban exemption.
Central Coast woman accused of stealing beloved service dog
A young woman is accused of befriending a man while vacationing in Colorado, stealing his service dog, and fleeing with the dog back to Monterey County, California
Australian police charge Vatican cardinal with sex offenses
SYDNEY - Australian police charged a top Vatican cardinal on Thursday with multiple counts of historical sexual assault offenses, a stunning decision certain to rock the...
"Cash me ousside" girl pleads guilty to multiple charges
Danielle Bregoli Peskowitz plead guilty to charges of grand theft, grand theft auto, marijuana possession, and filing a false report.
US to seek more security on international flights
The Homeland Security Department is set to announce new security measures Wednesday for international flights bound to the United States.
For $14 million, you can live in Audrey Hepburn's former home
For $14 million, you can live in this home once owned by Frank Sinatra and Audrey Hepburn.
Time Magazine asks Donald Trump to remove fake magazine covers from his...
They can be found hanging in five different Trump club locations.
Boy badly burned when playground slide explodes
Nine-year-old Giuseppe Storniolo was going down a slide when it suddenly exploded.
This professor's email to a single mom who had to miss class over childcare...
"In the future, if you are having trouble finding someone to watch [your child], please feel free to just BRING HER with you to class."
George Lucas Museum Plans Approved By LA City Council
Lucas said the museum won't only focus on film, but other forms of narrative art as well like storytelling and painting.