Trump’s pick to lead CIA to face questions about torture

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s pick to be the next director of the CIA is a career spymaster who oversaw torture at a secret prison during one of the darkest chapters in the agency’s history. If confirmed, 61-year-old Gina Haspel would become the first woman to lead the CIA. Colleagues describe her as a […]

California DA says couple’s abuse of 12 kids became torture

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — They were starved and shackled to their beds, sometimes for months. They were beaten and choked. They were given scant medical care, often denied use of a toilet and allowed to shower but once a year. They lived mostly at night, out of sight of neighbors, and knew virtually nothing of […]

Kocian arrested for Conroe sexual assault, torture

Conroe, March 7 – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team, working with the United States Marshal Service, has arrested and jailed Gregory Kocian for aggravated sexual assault. He is in the Montgomery County Jail with a $1,000,000.00 bond. The Sheriff’s Office arrested Kocian in southwest Houston. On March 1, 2017, The Montgomery County Sheriff’s […]