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…

Migrant child brides put Europe in a spin

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) Should a 14-year-old married girl who migrates to Europe be viewed as a child - or a spouse? The issue has put European governments in a more…

White House denies Jerusalem is in Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (McClatchy) The White House forgot its own policy on Jerusalem Friday — at least temporarily. The administration initially sent out a copy of President Barack Obama’s remarks at more…

Mandatory virginity tests for women entering college?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Egyptian Streets) Egyptian member of parliament Elhamy Agina continued his recent string of controversial statements, this time calling for all women to undergo mandatory ‘virginity tests’ to ensure more…