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Mississippi Attorneys General Critizes Google On User Protection

Mississippi Attorneys General Jim Hood (D) has written an 11-page letter to Kent Walker, general counsel for Google. Hood heads up the intellectual property wing of the National Association ...
State of Emergency Extended By Egyptian Government

State of Emergency Extended By Egyptian Government

The government of Egypt has extended the state of emergency. The new measure was announced 10AM ET Thursday and will be extended two months. Related Stories Interior Prime Minister ...
Interior Prime Minister Ibrahim Survives Assassination Attempt

Interior Prime Minister Ibrahim Survives Assassination Attempt

Egyptian Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim survived a bomb attack in Cairo that occurred around 10:30 (03:30 EST). Ibrahim appeared on state TV awhile afterwards and called the failed ...
Congress Approves Military Action In Syria

Congress To Approve Military Action In Syria

Photo Credit (Reuters/Osman Orsal) – Syrian refugee camp in the Turkish province of Hatay Amidst allegations of chemical weapons attacks on Syrian citizens by President Bashar ...
Microsoft and Google Legally Pursue Transparency On FISA Requests

Microsoft and Google Legally Pursue Transparency On FISA Requests

Microsoft and Google have set their sights on the United States government in a bid to publish statistics on the national security requests on their user bases. Earlier this week Facebook ...
New Executive Orders On Gun Control and New ATF Director Sworn In

New Executive Orders On Gun Control and New ATF Director Sworn In

With gun reform legislation being sluggish to come about, The White House has stepped in and issued two new executive orders as a means to stamp down gun violence in the U.S. The new ...
Putin and Medvedev In Drag Portrait Confiscated Among Others

Putin and Medvedev In Drag Portrait Confiscated Among Others

Artist Konstantin Altunin has called for the return of satirical portraits that were recently taken by Russian police Monday. The confiscation of the portraits were said to be at the ...
Facebook Releases New Numbers On Information Requests

Facebook Releases New Numbers On Information Requests

According to social networking giant Facebook, law enforcement agencies from 74 countries have demanded information on some 38,000 users via 26,000 requests in the first half of 2013. ...
Bob Filner Signs Resignation

Bob Filner Signs Resignation

After several days of legal mediation and weeks of refusing to step down, Bob Filner (D) has reportedly signed his resignation as letter from the position of San Diego mayor. Related ...
Muslim Brotherhood Spirtual Leader Detained, Former Egyptian President to Get Bail

Muslim Brotherhood Spirtual Leader Detained, Former Egyptian President to Get Bail

Mohammed Badie, the spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, was arrested by Egyptian security forces in Cairo Monday. This is but another event in the often violent clashes between ...