The story of one booming diploma mill

by David M. Bresnahan -- Government employees from the local to the national level can usually qualify for more pay and benefits if they obtain additional educational degrees -- even if those degrees more…

Government inundated with phony degrees

by David M. Bresnahan -- William Tiller was hired by the city of Encinitas, just north of San Diego, in 1996, fresh out of the Marine Corps, to coordinate preparations for Y2K at more…

Is it still legal to buy, sell guns?

by David M. Bresnahan -- A Y2K expo operator charges government officials used intimidation to stop him from buying unwanted guns and redistributing them to those who wanted guns for protection. The effort, more…

Army prepares for Y2K food crisis

by David M. Bresnahan -- Army Special Forces are engaged in a secret operation to learn how to protect food distribution centers in the event of a Y2K emergency or other disaster, according more…

Investigator testifies to Congress

by David M. Bresnahan -- The leading private investigator of the crash of TWA Flight 800 has taken his case to Congress, but doesn't have much hope that anyone took him seriously. His more…

National Guard's Y2K mobilization

by David M. Bresnahan -- The National Guard has completed the first ever nationwide test of a backup communication system in preparation for possible Y2K related problems. The exercise was conducted to practice more…

Schools vs. parents?

by David M. Bresnahan -- Potentially violent school children might be detected in advance through the use of psychological testing, but a federal court has made that tougher to do. Concern over the more…

Playing Clinton's dangerous game

by David M. Bresnahan -- The Chinese have greater power and control in Washington than the Republicans with their majority in Congress. President Bill Clinton, with the help of the Chinese, has built more…

Donaldson called conspiracy theorist

by David M. Bresnahan -- A former U.S. Naval officer and other retired aviation professionals are wrong about their theory that TWA Fight 800 was shot down by a missile, according to a more…

Doping our kids

by David M. Bresnahan -- Mind altering drugs may be the cause of violence among school children, according to some doctors and other experts. Millions of children are legally taking drugs similar to more…