Obama to relinquish remaining control over Internet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) U.S. officials announced plans Friday to relinquish federal government control over the administration of the Internet, a move that pleased international critics but alarmed some business more…

Why Russia may regret Crimea grab

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Russia is rushing to annex the Crimea from Ukraine, but the region could become another Chechnya, due to its small but united Muslim Tatar minority which more…

Wind leaves nuclear behind in China

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CleanTechnica) In China, wind power is leaving nuclear behind. Electricity output from China's wind farms exceeded that from its nuclear plants for the first time in 2012, by more…

Russian troops mass at border with Ukraine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) With a referendum on secession looming in Crimea, Russia massed troops and armored vehicles in at least three regions along Ukraine’s eastern border on Thursday, more…

Russia transferring U.S. holdings offshore?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) The record drop in U.S. government securities held in custody at the Federal Reserve is fueling speculation that Russia may have shifted its holdings out of the more…

Japan has nuclear 'bomb in the basement'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) No nation has suffered more in the nuclear age than Japan, where atomic bombs flattened two cities in World War II and three reactors melted down at more…

China intercepted missing Malaysian flight?

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – A review of China's recently updated strict rules for aircraft identification over the South China Sea raises immediate questions about a possible Chinese military response more…