Al Gore optimistic about stopping warming

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Ezra Klein: In 2005, when "An Inconvenient Truth" came out, I remember that the hope was we could keep the carbon load in the atmosphere to more…

Obama's 'red line' tested in Syria?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) A year after President Obama warned the Syrian regime that using chemical weapons would cross a "red line," Syrian activists are accusing Bashar Assad's forces of more…

NSA collected thousands of U.S. communications

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- The nations' top intelligence official is declassifying three secret U.S. court opinions showing how the National Security Agency scooped up as many as 56,000 emails more…

NSA 'goes after man who mocked agency'

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_505377" align="alignright" width="394" caption="The NSA has claimed copyright infringement after a businessman created a parody version of the agency's logo."][/caption] The National Security Agency, the secretive federal more…

Manning sentenced in WikiLeaks case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) FORT MEADE, Md. — Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in prison for giving hundreds of thousands of secret military and diplomatic documents more…

Shirts and shoes required, but no guns?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEATTLE TIMES) Shirts and shoes required, and guns prohibited? Mayor Mike McGinn plans to unveil a program Monday to encourage Seattle businesses to go “gun free” by not more…

New details show broader NSA spying

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The National Security Agency's surveillance network has the capacity to spy on 75 percent of all U.S. Internet traffic, The Wall Street Journal reports. Citing current and former more…

Illegals demand free liver transplants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) - Monday marks the seventh day of a hunger strike for protesters demanding access to organ transplants for undocumented immigrants at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. more…

Obama campaign arm rallies for Paul Ryan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Organizing for Action, the offshoot of President Obama’s campaign committee, is now supporting Republicans — a few of them, at least. OFA has begun demonstrating in more…