CIA Chief Defends Agency’s Work after 9-11, Legality of Interrogations

WASHINGTON – CIA director John Brennan on Thursday defended the work of the agency after the 9-11 terrorist attacks and said that the controversial interrogation techniques used on suspected terrorists were “legal” at that time, although he admitted that “unauthorized” and “abhorrent” practices were also used.

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Outrage grows in New York after officer cleared in chokehold death

(Reuters) - Thousands of protesters were expected to take to the streets of New York on Friday in a third day of demonstrations against police violence, even as prosecutors said they would consider charges against an officer for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man in November.

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