Month: October 2013

NSA secretly accessed Yahoo, Google data centers to collect informationBig Brother

NSA secretly accessed Yahoo, Google data centers to collect information

Despite having front-door access to communications transmitted across the biggest Internet companies on Earth, the National Security Agency has been
NSA listened to phone calls to and from the VaticanInteresting News

NSA listened to phone calls to and from the Vatican

The US intelligence services allegedly eavesdropped on cardinals before they elected the new pope at last March’s conclave, the Italian
Poland asks European court to hide CIA secret torture prison case from publicTerrorism

Poland asks European court to hide CIA secret torture prison case from public

Poland has asked the European Court of Human Rights to bar media and public presence during an upcoming hearing on
Forbes ranks Putin world’s most powerful person, downs ObamaMore News

Forbes ranks Putin world’s most powerful person, downs Obama

Russian President Vladimir Putin has been ranked the most powerful person in the world by Forbes. He topped the list
Homeland Stupidity creator sues NSA, DHSMore News

Homeland Stupidity creator sues NSA, DHS

A designer from Minnesota is suing the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security for attempting to take
Declassified: US air force tested secretly acquired Soviet fighters in Area 51War News

Declassified: US air force tested secretly acquired Soviet fighters in Area 51

The US government secretly acquired and tested Soviet war planes during the Cold War at the top secret air base
Delta Force was in Tripoli at the Time of Benghazi AttackTerrorism

Delta Force was in Tripoli at the Time of Benghazi Attack

By Steven H Ahle The Washington Times reports that contrary to what Barack Obama and Leon Panetta have said, there
Food bank CEO warns of riots over major food stamps cutsFood & Health News

Food bank CEO warns of riots over major food stamps cuts

The US food stamp system is to be reduced by $5 billion starting in November. The average benefit will shrink
A Police Chief Tries To Reform The System From WithinPolice State

A Police Chief Tries To Reform The System From Within

This article is the sixth in a six-part series about the drug war and police reform. Read Part 5 here.
Notorious anti-immigration Arizona sheriff wants fleet of dronesPolice State

Notorious anti-immigration Arizona sheriff wants fleet of drones

Yet another law enforcement agency is looking to acquire a fleet of surveillance drones, but don’t act too surprised. Sheriff
Ted Cruz criticizes DOJ for arguing international treaty can trump the ConstitutionMore News

Ted Cruz criticizes DOJ for arguing international treaty can trump the Constitution

By JOEL GEHRKE Justice Department attorneys are advancing an argument at the Supreme Court that could allow the government to
Healthcare.gov doesn’t protect personal information of Obamacare applicantsMore News

Healthcare.gov doesn’t protect personal information of Obamacare applicants

As members of Congress grilled the secretary of the United States Health and Human Services department Wednesday morning in Washington,
California town sues hot sauce company for contaminating air with chiliRandom News

California town sues hot sauce company for contaminating air with chili

Sriracha hot sauce may be known for burning your taste buds, but one southern California town is also blaming the
US Navy gets largest and most expensive destroyer everWar News

US Navy gets largest and most expensive destroyer ever

After suffering numerous problems with the latest class of surface warships, the Navy is hoping for a win with the
Victims of drone strike testify before CongressTerrorism

Victims of drone strike testify before Congress

The victims of a drone strike alleged to be launched last year by the United States spoke to members of
Pentagon’s DARPA works on reading brains in real timeInteresting News

Pentagon’s DARPA works on reading brains in real time

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is investing $70 million to develop a new implant that can track, and
NSA tracked 46mln Italian phone callsBig Brother

NSA tracked 46mln Italian phone calls

The NSA bugged 46 million phone calls in Italy in a month, according to digital library host Cryptome. The report
Big Brother tax: US roads to be funded by tracked cars?Big Brother

Big Brother tax: US roads to be funded by tracked cars?

Black boxes installed on cars in the US may soon track all their movements to determine how much wear they