Every child born gets government overseer

by Bob Unruh -- A Christian rights organization in the United Kingdom has promised to mount an attack on what its chief calls "Big Brother politics writ large" – a law adopted more…

Urban warfare shatters Ukraine truce

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A fragile truce between pro-West demonstrators and Ukraine's security forces was shattered early Thursday as battles erupted on the streets of Kiev, leaving at least 10 more…

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…