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CIA Director: No Waterboarding, Even if Ordered

U.S. CIA Director John Brennan says his agency would not use waterboarding against a detainee, even if a future president ordered such interrogation techniques. "Absolutely, I would not agree to having any CIA officer carrying out waterboarding again," he said in an interview with NBC News, a portion of which aired Sunday. Brennan said he would not use the tactics "because this institution needs to endure." The CIA used a program of harsh interrogations aimed at...

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