U.S. developing airborne laser project

by Jon Dougherty -- On the heels of an announcement by the Russian Defense Ministry that Moscow's newest ICBM, the Topol-M, can avoid ballistic missile defenses "of any state," U.S. defense officials more…

Are Pentagon computers compromised?

by Jon Dougherty -- A National Security Agency-trained computer vendor and security analyst says the Pentagon and other government agencies have violated their own security rules by purchasing mass quantities of a more…

Are U.S. planes spraying chemicals?

by Jon Dougherty -- Some people have respiratory problems. Others have mouth blisters. Still others are chronically tired. Many people are suffering from a combination of these illnesses, coupled with weight loss, more…

China's strategic threat to U.S.

by Jon Dougherty -- China wants the U.S. out of Asia, and will continue to upgrade and enhance its military capability to accomplish that goal, according to a senior congressional policy analyst. more…

U.S. hosts global corruption conference

by Jon Dougherty -- It may seem ironic to many, considering the level of corruption -- some proven and some alleged -- in the Clinton administration, but nonetheless Vice President Al Gore more…

Pushing the envelope at U.N. conference

by Jon Dougherty -- Young delegates to the latest U.N. population conference in The Hague demanded more sexual freedom from the international community last week, saying in essence that children and teens more…

Health providers sound privacy alarm

by Jon Dougherty -- Medical professionals have begun sounding the alarm over new federal regulations which they say constitute a huge and egregious violation of a patient's privacy. Federal and state government more…

Hidden dangers in 'Terminator' seeds?

by Jon Dougherty -- A biology expert in Indiana says neither the companies nor the U.S. Agriculture Department which patented "Terminator" seed technology have adequately considered all the possible ramifications which could more…

Rally planned for House managers

by Jon Dougherty -- The Free Congress Foundation has announced the organization is sponsoring an event to honor majority whip Tom DeLay, R-TX, and Rep. Henry Hyde, R-IL, and the House managers more…

Gates backs population control

by Jon Dougherty -- Bill Gates, whose combined wealth is said to exceed $100 billion, has joined the Rockefeller Foundation, the World Bank, and the Hewlett Foundation in becoming major international supporters more…