• Nicholas George can't sue TSA agents over Arabic flashcards detention

    12/27/13 11:14 AM

    A college student who was detained, handcuffed and questioned for hours by the TSA over his possession of Arabic flashcards cannot sue the agents who interrogated him, a judge ruled earlier this week.

  • Waterboarding use by American interrogators uncovered

    9/6/12 9:01 AM Comment

    Human Rights Watch said it has uncovered evidence of a wider use of waterboarding in American interrogations of detainees than has been acknowledged by the United States, in a report Thursday that details further brutal treatment at secret CIA-run prisons under the Bush administration-era U.S. program of detention and rendition of terror suspects.