A federal judge asks for statements from two guards accused of threatening a detainee.
Readers write about Russia's invasion of Georgia and residency laws against sex offenders.
Aafia Siddiqui, who went missing in Pakistan for five years before her arrest, is accused of trying to kill US Army and FBI officers.
The new facility, which will hold up to 1,100 detainees, is aimed at replacing the controversial existing one at Bagram.
About 3,200 former militants have completed the ambitious program aimed at persuading them to disavow violent Islamist ideologies.
Saudi family members are allowed to speak annually to those detained as 'enemy combatants' by the US
Salim Hamdan's sentence is less than the Bush administration wanted. Officials have suggested he can be held indefinitely.
Sentence is far less than prosecutors sought, but Osama bin Laden's former driver could be held indefinitely.
A mixed verdict against Salim Ahmed Hamdan has his defense lawyers preparing to appeal to federal civilian courts.