‘I Was Tortured’: Emotional Jan 6 Testimony from Officers

On Tuesday, the House select committee investigating the Capitol riot held its first hearing. The four officers who bravely defended the building spoke — angrily and emotionally — about the physical and psychological injuries they sustained. Some even pointed blame and told the committee to seek justice.

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Secret NSA Surveillance Program Operates with ‘No Oversight’

Almost eight years after former CIA contractor Edward Snowden revealed the existence of a massive domestic spying program, the National Security Agency still operates a clandestine surveillance tool that threatens Americans’ privacy, according to a dissenting member of a watchdog group that just completed a report on the “XKeyscore program.”

Intelligence Agencies Knew of Plans to ‘Storm’ Capital Jan. 6, says Senate Report

Top federal intelligence agencies failed to adequately warn law enforcement officials before the Jan. 6 riot that pro-Donald Trump extremists were threatening violence, including plans to “storm the Capitol,” infiltrate its tunnel system and “bring guns,” according to a new report by two Senate committees that outlines large-scale failures that contributed to the deadly assault.