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One of the men who helped build and implement the CIA’s torture program said he would ‘get up today and do it again’
James Mitchell testified about the torture program he developed, which included waterboarding, rectal feeding, and hanging inmates from the ceiling.
A Guantánamo Bay detainee’s drawings show the brutal CIA torture he endured at a secret US-run prison in Thailand
Abu Zubaydah was the first victim of the CIA's "enhanced interrogation" program and was waterboarded 83 times. He's never been charged with a crime.
A former Somali army commander who worked as an Uber driver in Virginia has been found guilty of a war crime
Yusuf Abdi Ali, who drove for Uber for 18 months, was found guilty of torturing Farhan Tani Warfaa on Tuesday, and ordered to pay him $500,000.
A Georgia man sexually abused a teenage girl and locked her in a dog cage. He will spend no time in prison.
A Georgia man will spend no time behind bars despite sexually abusing a teenage girl, locking her in a cage, and not allowing her to leave his home.
Comedian Hasan Minhaj called out Jared Kushner while he was in the audience at the Time 100 Gala, mocking his close relationship with Saudi’s cr...
Hasan Minhaj went viral after Netflix bowed to Saudi Arabia's request to remove an episode of his comedy show critical of the Saudi government.
David and Louise Turpin were sentenced on Friday to 25 years to life in prison for torturing and abusing their children in a case that shocked the US.
As a POW in Vietnam, John McCain refused release until his fellow prisoners were freed, making him a hero in the eyes of many
Sen. John McCain, a giant of American politics who died on Saturday at 81, was perhaps most profoundly shaped by his military service and more than five years as a prisoner of war during the Vietnam War.
A violent Mexican city on the US border has seen a wave of disappearances — and marines are being accused of carrying them out
Nearly two dozen people have gone missing in Nuevo Laredo since February, and many on the ground believe that Mexican marines deployed there for fight crime are responsible for them.
The White House and the Republican National Committee are pulling out all the stops to push through Gina Haspel's nomination to serve as the next director of the Central Intelligence Agency, despite widespread opposition and skepticism about her past behaviour with the CIA.
‘She was up to her eyeballs in torture’: Trump’s nominee for CIA director oversaw the torture of detainees under Bush
Gina Haspel, the president's pick to lead the CIA, helped implement the agency's torture program under the George W. Bush administration.