Boating? Feds new spy program has eye on you

by Bob Unruh -- A prominent privacy advocate has withdrawn its lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security after the federal agency provided thousands of pages of documents about the government's system more…

2,000 'ticking time bombs' in U.S. – and counting

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2896364" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama visits mosque in Maryland in January.[/caption] In Germany, following a wave of Islamic immigration, one political party is considering a call for more…

Govt-funded play: 'Kill Climate Deniers'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ARTS HUB) – In late 2014, Canberra's Aspen Island Theatre Company received $18,793 from Arts ACT for the creative development of David Finnigan's provocatively-titled play, "Kill Climate Deniers." more…

Obama: Iran not following 'spirit' of deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) President Obama on Friday criticized Iranian leaders for undermining the "spirit" of last year's historic nuclear agreement, even as they stick to the "letter" of the more…

Brazil's big Olympic-ticket headache

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Brazil's government sounded the alarm Saturday over meager sales of Olympic tickets and public apathy just five months before Rio hosts South America's first Summer Games. more…