Someone press the reset button

by Charles Smith -- There is a term that comes to mind with the recent activities surrounding U.S. foreign affairs: The most relevant is FUBAR – known in cleaner terms as "Fouled more…

Hillary's old Chinese pals

by Charles Smith -- While Hillary Clinton is in China – dispelling any ideas that the U.S. will stand up for human rights in Tibet or Taiwan – she is also meeting more…

Iran: Satellite today, nuke tomorrow?

by Charles Smith -- Iran fired a shot heard round the world, but barely a whisper of reaction emerged from Washington. The Iranian launch of a space satellite called Omid – "hope" more…

Federal cookies track Internet users

by Charles Smith -- The federal government is collecting cookies from your computer, in violation of its own policy, according to a newly released General Accounting Office report. Titled "Internet Privacy: Federal more…

Gore donor linked money to China trade trips

by Charles Smith -- A generous supporter of Vice President Al Gore's presidential campaign has proudly linked past donations to the Clinton-Gore campaign to China trade trips that benefited his business. According more…

Chinese army fires super-gun

by Charles Smith -- Shocking the international military community like Saddam Hussein did with his 512-foot-long super-gun in 1990, the Chinese army has tested its "Taiwan rocket gun," a new weapon with more…

Al Gore's secret deal with Russia

by Charles Smith -- Recent reports in the New York Times and the Washington Times show that in 1995 Vice President Al Gore signed a secret arms deal with Moscow. The deal more…

U.S. Muslim PAC endorses Bush

by Charles Smith -- WASHINGTON -- In a move certain to shock Democrats, a group of influential American Muslims has endorsed Republican George W. Bush for president. The endorsement from the American more…

Flying the deadly skies

by Charles Smith -- On the night of April 26, 1994, China Air Lines flight 140 made its final approach to Nagoya, Japan. The weather over Nagoya was perfect, clear with light more…