Few options for online users to avoid spying

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MCCLATCHYDC) — What can people do to protect their privacy from massive data-mining efforts by U.S. and other intelligence services? The answer is not much, short of going more…

George Zimmerman's brother spanks media

by Jack Cashill -- SANFORD, Fla. – On the first day of George Zimmerman's trial, his older brother Robert held an impromptu news conference. In it, Robert openly challenged the media spin more…

Will U.S. even survive Obama's full term?

by Joe Kovacs -- The rash of scandals facing Barack Obama and his administration in recent days has some people wondering if the president can survive his full term through January 2017. more…

NSA spying disclosures alarm tech companies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Recent revelations about the National Security Agency's expansive data-collection efforts have underscored the power of electronic surveillance in the Internet era and renewed an historic debate more…

U.S. fights China over solar power

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — The United States could try to work out a deal that would end ongoing tit-for-tat disputes over trade in solar energy products. Last week, the European more…

AP: Mounting scandals harming Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - As a candidate, Barack Obama vowed to bring a different, better kind of leadership to the dysfunctional capital. He'd make government more efficient, accountable and more…

Parents defend boy's make-up on campus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TAMPA BAY TIMES) — ST. PETERSBURG — After years of struggling to feel comfortable in his own skin, Chris Martin — who chooses not to label his sexual more…