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2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Lawmakers scurried Tuesday to avoid failing to pass a defense authorization bill for the first time in more than a half-century, as the nation's top military commander warned that further delay might imperil U.S. troops stationed around the globe.
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6 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Two U.N. special investigators say they fear that an Algerian man recently sent home from Guantanamo Bay against his will is in danger.
7 hrs ago | Medical Daily
A commander's statement to "60 Minutes" about the extent that Guantanamo Bay prison guards are suffering from PTSD proved to be unsupported.
11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
A federal court has declined to get involved in a dispute over medical care for an obese prisoner in declining health at the Guantanamo Bay detention center.
13 hrs ago | Springfield News-Leader
Top House and Senate negotiators unveiled a new agreement Monday on a sweeping military bill that includes Sen. Claire McCaskill's proposal to revamp the way the military deals with sexual assaults.
17 hrs ago | National Review Online
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Two congressional committees have agreed to make it easier for the Pentagon to transfer Guantanamo Bay prisoners to their home countries, surpassing a major hurdle in the Obama administration's ability to close the facility.
High school seniors this year were in kindergarten when the Twin Towers fell on September 11, 2001.
"That's rather provocative and offensive, isn't it?" Judge Thomas Griffith asked a government lawyer at a hearing of a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
A man who cut off his forearm to free himself after becoming trapped by a dislodged boulder in a Utah canyon is in jail after being arrested in Denver over allegations of domestic violence.
Princeton University is set to start the vaccination of nearly 6,000 students to try to stop an outbreak of type B meningitis.
December is Human Rights month and the 10th of December is Human Rights Day. What better time for President Obama to fulfill his promise of actually closing Guantanamo Bay and to initiate an investigation of violations of human rights by the US government post-9/11? The UN Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment ... (more)
Chuck Hagel is in Afghanistan for his first official visit to the country since taking on the role of defense secretary.
Diplomatic sources claim that at a recent dinner, the minister of foreign affairs of Laos, Thongloun Sisoulith, waxed indignant about America's abduction of hundreds of individuals from around the world.
There are no statistics that support the claim of twice the number of troops diagnosed with PTSD.
A British resident locked up at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, was heartened by a letter from Foreign Secretary William Hague , a prisoner rights activist said.
Two Guantanamo Bay detainees were repatriated to Algeria on Thursday, a sign of the Obama administration's intensifying efforts to close the controversial detention center.