Nader denies appearance with racist Muslim

by Sherrie Gossett -- Ralph Nader's office denied reports today the Green Party leader and consumer advocate was scheduled to headline an Islamic conference featuring a controversial Muslim cleric famous for virulent more…

Bio-chip implant arrives
for cashless transactions

by Sherrie Gossett -- At a global security conference held today in Paris, an American company announced a new syringe-injectable microchip implant for humans, designed to be used as a fraud-proof payment more…

Iraq's transition plan includes bill of rights

by Sherrie Gossett -- The agreement announced by Iraq's interim Governing Council that details the plans to hand over the control of Iraq to a sovereign transitional administration by the end of more…

U.S. foreign travelers
to be fingerprinted

by Sherrie Gossett -- Some 25 foreign nations are planning to require visiting Americans to be fingerprinted, according to a prominent biometrics expert and president of the company that produces the computerized more…

D.C. undercover operations blown?

by Sherrie Gossett -- A long-term undercover intelligence operation hangs in the balance as the District of Columbia appeals a circuit court judge's ruling ordering the Metro Police Department to reveal the more…

'Smart bomb' technology moving to China

by Sherrie Gossett -- Citing national-security concerns, two Democratic lawmakers are engaged in a last-ditch effort to halt plans for the transfer of an Indiana factory that produces critical technology used in more…

Anti-preferences initiative gaining steam

by Sherrie Gossett -- With a bevy of Republican legislators in tow, noted anti-affirmative action activist Ward Connerly held a press conference in Michigan yesterday to announce the creation of a statewide more…

Ward Connerly takes on Supreme Court

by Sherrie Gossett -- Reacting swiftly to the Supreme Court's recent decisions affirming the use of racial preferences in university admissions, noted civil-rights activist Ward Connerly has launched a campaign for a more…

GPS implant makes debut

by Sherrie Gossett -- Implantable VeriChip, about the size of a grain of rice. Applied Digital Solutions, a technology development company, yesterday said it has created and successfully field-tested a prototype of more…

European backlash against
anti-war movement

by Sherrie Gossett -- Some European leaders are denouncing communist groups linked to the anti-war movement, claiming their opposition to war and oppression is selective and motivated by opportunistic politics rather than more…