Strange, glowing night clouds spread

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wired) Just after summer sunsets in northern latitudes, shimmering, wispy clouds appear in the twilight sky. This year, these noctilucent clouds have appeared earlier and farther south than more…

Bill Clinton splits with Obama on Syria

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) Bill Clinton told Sen. John McCain he agrees that President Barack Obama should act more forcefully to support anti-Assad rebels in Syria, saying the American public elects more…

Obama herding senators through amnesty plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="0xcDRlYzpH_UGDuRk8zv6JT5oJ5uqoqo"] President Obama on Thursday called a meeting with key Democrats in the U.S. Senate shortly after the body voted to create a legal status for illegal more…

Snowden tied to another NSA whistleblower?

by Aaron Klein -- [ooyala code="Q0cTRlYzrJ32QU0EyAl7THMAvGU5gZrJ"] The filmmaker who has been working closely with National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden also has a close working relationship with another famed NSA whistleblower, William more…

Syria: White House 'full of lies'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's authorization of military aid to the Syrian rebels "dramatically" increases U.S. support for the opposition, the White House said Friday, while acknowledging that more…

U.S. officials: Assad used chemical weapons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) The Obama administration has concluded that Syrian President Bashar Assad’s regime has used chemical weapons against the opposition seeking to overthrow him, US officials said more…