Snowden granted 1-year asylum in Russia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden slipped quietly out of Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport on Thursday afterRussia granted him temporary asylum, ending more than a month more…

Canada threatens U.S. if Keystone not built

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — On 6 July, a Montreal, Maine & Atlantic train carrying 72 tank cars filled with oil exploded after its brakes apparently failed, sending it rolling into more…

Ex-CIA chief defends defector, cites 'whopping lies'

by Art Moore -- [ooyala code="9ld3ZxZDo4YMLdpR2b4bibUU7R1Cs-Gw"] In an unprecedented six-hour national broadcast in Romania Sunday honoring Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa – the ex-communist spy chief whose defection to America ended that more…

Fees for carry-on luggage 'inevitable'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — The chief executive of Ryanair has said it is “probably inevitable” that airlines will charge passengers for carry-on bags – though he insisted he had no more…

Woolly mammoth to be resurrected by DNA?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THEGUARDIAN) — The pioneering scientist who created Dolly the sheep has outlined how cells plucked from frozen woolly mammoth carcasses might one day help resurrect the ancient beasts. more…

Obama urged to restore Muslim Brotherhood

by Art Moore -- The Washington, D.C.-based Council on American-Islamic Relations – which was established as a Muslim Brotherhood front, according to FBI evidence – is urging the Obama administration to restore more…

DHS taking national security to new lows

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Just as concern is peaking over the prospect of a catastrophic electromagnetic pulse, or EMP, event from either natural or man-made causes that could cripple the more…