NSA dragnet: Allies, aid groups, big business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Salt Lake Tribune) Secret documents reveal more than 1,000 targets of U.S. and British surveillance in recent years, including the office of an Israeli prime minister, heads of more…

More U.S. sailors claim Fukushima-linked cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) When the USS Ronald Reagan responded to the tsunami that struck Japan in March 2011, Navy sailors including Quartermaster Maurice Enis gladly pitched in with rescue more…

Dad fights China for arresting his 10-year-old

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_592535" align="aligncenter" width="622" caption="Zhang Lin and his daughter Anni"][/caption] Zhang Lin could tolerate serving house arrest for promoting democracy in China – after all, it was the more…

Israeli: Palestinians did Lockerbie bombing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Twenty-five years after Pan Am Flight 103 was blown up over Lockerbie, Scotland, with the loss of all 259 passengers and crew and 11 people more…

Spy-target Netanyahu has tricks to fool snoopers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu routinely assumes that he is being spied upon and therefore goes to extraordinary lengths to prevent his work being compromised by more…

Court strikes down anti-prostitution laws

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Ottawa (AP) -- Canada’s highest court struck down the country’s anti-prostitution laws Friday, a victory for sex workers who stepped up their fight for safer working conditions following more…

Putin frees oil tycoon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the Russian oil tycoon jailed for a decade after criticizing Vladimir Putin, was freed by a presidential pardon on Friday and immediately flew to more…

Report: Fired nuke general misbehaved in Russia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Air Force general who was fired from command of U.S. land-based nuclear missile forces had engaged in "inappropriate behavior" while on official business in more…