Report: Government spyware crops up in 21 countries

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mashable) Four cyber sleuths claim to have found evidence of "untraceable," government-grade surveillance software in use in 21 countries, some of which have records of dubious practices when more…

Arab cleric: Israel belongs to the Jews

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Yossi Aloni/Israel Today Sheikh Ahmed Aladoan of Amman, a member of Jordan’s well-known Adwan tribe, posted to Facebook this week that there is no such place as “Palestine,” more…

Syrian blowback? American jihadis attacking homeland

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's note: The videos embedded in this story contain offensive language. Please use caution in viewing. WASHINGTON – The Federal Bureau of Investigation is becoming increasingly alarmed over more…

House Benghazi report relied on recalled book

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_643217" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="CBS News reporter Lara Logan interviews 'Morgan Jones' in '60 Minutes' feature"][/caption] The recently released House Armed Services Committee report on Benghazi utilized a more…

NSA antics prompt ally to turn spies loose on U.S.

by Michael Carl -- The chief of Germany's counter-espionage service says that in direct response to revelations of U.S. spying on Germans by the National Security Agency, German intelligence agents are starting more…

Is Beijing's love for Treasurys waning?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) China sold almost $48 billion worth of U.S. Treasurys in December, the most in two years. A huge sum but not a sign that China is about more…

Volkswagen: Unionize U.S. plant or else

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Volkswagen's top labor representative threatened on Wednesday to try to block further investments by the German carmaker in the southern United States if its workers there more…

Obama executive order to speed imports, exports

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) President Obama on Air Force One Wednesday will sign an executive order to streamline U.S. exports and imports, according to the White House. The directive “cuts processing and approval more…