Feds opening up about discontinued nuke programs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A move by the U.S. government to disclose details of nuclear programs that have been discontinued has "positive consequences" for future efforts to declassify some of the nation's more…

China's plan called 'religious winter'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A series of proposed restrictions by the Chinese government is setting up a "religious winter," a Christian group that works in the communist nation contends, according to a more…

Hurricane Matthew churns toward Jamaica, Haiti

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) Jamaicans and Haitians braced for Hurricane Matthew as the powerful Category 4 storm barreled toward their countries, forecasters said Saturday. The storm is expected to smack the more…

Hack attack! Businesses, gov't 'breached at insane pace'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2955424" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] The revelation that at least 500 million user accounts were hacked at Yahoo is spawning more concern over cyber security failures by more…

U.N. appoints 1st-ever LGBT-rights watchdog

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The Human Rights Council has appointed international human rights expert Vitit Muntarbhorn of Thailand as the first U.N. independent expert charged with investigating violence and discrimination more…