Day: October 3, 2013

NSA chief admits govt collected cellphone location dataBig Brother

NSA chief admits govt collected cellphone location data

The director of the National Security Agency admitted this week that the NSA tested a program that collected cellphone location
FBI seizes Silk Road black market domain, arrests ownerInteresting News

FBI seizes Silk Road black market domain, arrests owner

Authorities have arrested a man in San Francisco, California accused of operating an underground website that allowed users to purchase
Snowden’s email service Lavabit consistently denied US govt access despite intimidationMore News

Snowden’s email service Lavabit consistently denied US govt access despite intimidation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation secretly obtained a court order compelling Lavabit, the email service used by National Security Agency
The first Obamacare security breach leaks 2,400 Americans’ infoInteresting News

The first Obamacare security breach leaks 2,400 Americans’ info

Beyond the glitches. An employee of Minnesota’s Obamacare exchange, MNsure, sent an unencrypted file to the wrong person and left
Newtown Shooting to Get Comprehensive BookInteresting News

Newtown Shooting to Get Comprehensive Book

The tragic shooting in Newtown, Connecticut last winter will be getting a deep dive in the coming book Newtown: An
Massive dinosaur fossil unearthed by Alberta pipeline crewScience & Space

Massive dinosaur fossil unearthed by Alberta pipeline crew

A large dinosaur fossil has been found by a pipeline crew near Spirit River, Alta. The 10-metre-long fossilized skeleton was
13 Anonymous hacktivists indicted over Operation PaybackMore News

13 Anonymous hacktivists indicted over Operation Payback

A federal grand jury has returned an indictment against 13 alleged members of the hacktivist movement Anonymous and has charged
US Supreme Court to review existing gun ban for domestic abusersMore News

US Supreme Court to review existing gun ban for domestic abusers

The US Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case on whether a conviction for domestic violence precludes Americans from
Fukushima leak is 20,000 times radioactive than Tepco claimedRandom News

Fukushima leak is 20,000 times radioactive than Tepco claimed

(Emphasis Added): New spill at No. 1 laid to typhoon miscalculation Authorities are still groping for a solution to the
Obama: If you do not allow us to raise the debt ceiling you will not get your SS checkEconomy & Money

Obama: If you do not allow us to raise the debt ceiling you will not get your SS check

By Brett LoGiurato Early Thursday morning, Potomac Research Group analyst Greg Valliere predicted that if the debt-ceiling deadline grew closer,
Pills made from poop could cure serious gut infectionsFood & Health News

Pills made from poop could cure serious gut infections

Hold your nose and don’t spit out your coffee: Doctors have found a way to put healthy people’s poop into
Witnesses Describe Dramatic Arrest Of Alleged Drug Kingpin Inside SF LibraryMore News

Witnesses Describe Dramatic Arrest Of Alleged Drug Kingpin Inside SF Library

The dramatic arrest inside a San Francisco public library of a man accused of running an underground drug website has
Obama administration asks Congress to hold off on new Iran sanctionsRandom News

Obama administration asks Congress to hold off on new Iran sanctions

A top US State Department official urged members of Congress Thursday to hold onto fresh sanctions against Iran until President
143-year-old law has Washington treading gingerly during shutdownRandom News

143-year-old law has Washington treading gingerly during shutdown

By Steve Liesman Administration officials now live in fear of a 19th-century law that could get them fired, penalized or
Mark Levin: You lay one damn hand on a WWII vet, I’ll bring half a million people to DCRandom News

Mark Levin: You lay one damn hand on a WWII vet, I’ll bring half a million people to DC

By Jeff Poor Conservative talker Mark Levin has a stern warning for President Barack Obama and his administration: Don’t mess