Pentagon slammed for deal with banned arms dealer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Alternet) A government watchdog criticized the Pentagon on Friday for forging ahead with controversial helicopter purchases from a Russian arms dealer despite warnings the Afghan special forces unit more…

Retired U.S. general leaked details of Stuxnet virus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A retired US general who served in the Pentagon's upper echelon is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyberattack on Iran's nuclear more…

Paris to welcome back Le Whopper

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) There is soon to be another item on the fast food menu to have with a side of French fries as Burger King returns to more…

Illicit online bazaar breaks cover on YouTube

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A brazen new online black market where users can buy drugs, forgeries and hacking services has broken cover to advertise itself in a YouTube clip. more…

China debates 'happy endings' after massages

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Post) China's law enforcers are having an unusually public debate about a delicate topic: Do paid sexual services known as "happy endings" at massage parlors count more…

Egypt: American killed during violent clashes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Egyptian security and medical officials say an American has been killed in the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria during clashes between supporters and opponents of Egypt's more…

Breaking the Benghazi stonewall

by Garth Kant -- WASHINGTON — Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., says the key to getting to the truth in the Benghazi investigation is hearing from the eyewitnesses who were there. In an more…

Police confiscate guns from flooded town

by Drew Zahn -- The town flooded, and the police came in, evacuated the population … and then confiscated the residents' guns out of their empty houses. The residents of High River, more…

Reagan's cure for disinformation

by Garth Kant -- President Ronald Reagan was so impressed by the shocking revelations of top Soviet bloc defector Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa – author of a widely read new book more…