Terror interrogations produced CIA rifts

WASHINGTON, July 19 (UPI) -- Dissension racked a team of U.S. officials as harsh interrogation techniques overseen by a CIA contractor were escalated against a terror suspect, sources say.

Report: Waterboarding produced no leads

WASHINGTON, March 29 (UPI) -- The use of waterboarding and other harsh interrogation techniques on a high-value U.S. terror detainee produced only false leads, sources say.
CIA was urged not to destroy tapes

CIA was urged not to destroy tapes

WASHINGTON, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- A senior U.S. lawmaker said she urged CIA officials in 2003 not to destroy videotapes of harsh interrogations.

CIA requests probe after interviews

WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- The U.S. Justice Department has been asked by the CIA to probe whether a former agency officer acted illegally in describing the waterboarding of a prisoner.

CIA, FBI debate importance of captive

WASHINGTON, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- The FBI and CIA are butting heads over whether al-Qaida captive Abu Zubaida was an unstable hotelier or a bona fide terrorist, the Washington Post said.

CIA suspends extraordinary interrogations

WASHINGTON, June 27 (UPI) -- The CIA has suspended the use of extraordinary interrogation techniques pending a review by Justice Department and other administration lawyers.

Mystery military prisons skirt rules

WASHINGTON, May 9 (UPI) -- Some senior members of Congress have known in recent months that U.S. interrogators were not necessarily "going to stick with the Geneva Convention."

Cohen: 'dirty bomb' might come from Russia

WASHINGTON, April 23 (UPI) -- Terrorists intent on harming the United States are most likely to get the ingredients for weapons of mass destruction from Russia, former Defense Secretary Will