Guantanamo Bay

Kristin Stewart in "Camp X-Ray" (credit: © Beth Dubber/Sundance Institute)

Sundance Premiere ‘Camp X-Ray’ Uncovers Gitmo Life

Kristen Stewart endures a fair share of abuse in her latest film…

01/24/2014

Senator Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senator Feinstein Pushes To End Forced-Feedings At Guantanamo Bay

The chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee says she’s against the force-feeding of hunger strikers at the Guantanamo Bay detention center and she’s expressed her concerns to the secretary of defense.

06/21/2013

Medea Benjamin, an activist from the organization called Code Pink, shouts at U.S. President Barack Obama while he speaks at the National Defense University May 23, 2013 in Washington, DC. Obama used the speech to outline and justify his administration's counterterrorism policy, including increased cooperation with Congress on matters of national security, added transparency regarding the use of drones, and a review of current threats facing the United States. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Obama Repeatedly Heckled By Bay Area Activist During Security Speech

President Barack Obama was interrupted three times by a Bay Area activist shouting about drones and detainees in Cuba as he delivered a speech on national security Thursday.

05/23/2013

James Hetfield of Metallica (Kevin Winter / Getty Images)

Bin Laden Shooter: Navy Seals Asked Not To Use Metallica For Torture

According to the anonymous Navy SEAL who claims to have killed Osama bin Laden, Metallica asked that their music not be used for torture after the band discovered…

02/14/2013

Detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, also known as Gitmo. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Feinstein: Guantanamo Detainees Can Be Moved To US

The controversial detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, could be closed and the 166 detainees being held there could be absorbed safely by U.S. prisons, a report commissioned by Sen. Dianne Feinstein says.

11/28/2012

US Military Police escort detainee during transport, Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay US Naval Base, Cuba (AP)

Berkeley Council Votes Against Welcoming Gitmo Detainees

The Berkeley city council has narrowly rejected a measure that would have welcomed freed Guantanamo Bay detainees to resettle.

CBS San Francisco–02/16/2011

US Military Police escort detainee during transport, Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay US Naval Base, Cuba (AP)

Berkeley Council To Vote On Inviting Guantanamo Detainees

The City of Berkeley was set to vote Tuesday night on a proposal to invite some former Guantanamo Bay detainees to resettle there.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/15/2011

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