Washington Post:Former DNI Mike McConnell, DHS Secretary Michael Chertoff, and Deputy Secretary of Defense William Lynn back strong encryption in op-ed — Why the fear over ubiquitous data encryption is
Takashi Mochizuki / Wall Street Journal:Japanese Police Arrest Mark Karpelès of Collapsed Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox — Official says police allege he manipulated the companys computer system to inflate its
David E. Sanger / New York Times:Anonymous Obama administration sources say US will retaliate against China for OPM hack and is weighing options that include breaching the Great Firewall — U.S. Decides to Retaliate Against
Mike Masnick / Techdirt:4th Amendment Lives: Court Tells US Government Get A Warrant If It Wants Mobile Phone Location Info — A potentially big ruling came out of the courtroom of Judge Lucy Koh yesterday,
The debate about the P5+1 agreement with Iran on its nuclear program has already produced a storm of angry rhetoric and a tsunami of opinion pieces. But one issue is notably absent from the debate: the fact that Israel has
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un announced this week that the country was inching closer to gearing itself up for war with the United States and the puppet South Korean regime, according to Russian news site Pravda.By Nathaly Pesantez
HOUSTON — Ken Paxton, the Republican attorney general of Texas and a former longtime lawmaker, has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of securities fraud and of failing to register with the state securities board, felony charges that
I have spent the last month cleaning out my parents home. Now that their house has sold, my brother and I are on warp speed. We rented a 30 cubic foot dumpster to help with trash. Weve done countless trips
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has been indicted in Collin County on three felony charges alleging securities violations.Three sources who asked not to be identified confirmed the indictment, first reported Saturday by KXAS-TV NBC 5, The Dallas Morning News medi …
Maybe congressional Democrats should just send their GOP colleagues a thank-you note.After a month during which Congress failed to make any progress on funding the government, an attempt to protect the Confederate flag killed an appropriations bill and hard-line Republicans
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. -- A Skagit County man, who federal agents say is a former youth minister, was indicted by a grand jury on child pornography charges. Obviously, if they thought I was some kind of monster or a threat
As the Navy investigates reports of seven military and civilian personnel diagnosed with cancer or other illnesses after serving at Guantanamo Bay, one of detention facilitys long-time defense attorneys says there could be almost three times as many claims.As of
More and more retailers are switching from the old school points based loyalty programs to our discount vouchers. They are finding the vouchers are driving more immediate and more valuable outcomes for retailers - they are driving a better bottom
The former chairman of an Argentina-based sports marketing business, one of 14 people indicted in a corruption case that has roiled the soccer worlds governing body FIFA, pleaded not guilty in a U.S. court on Friday. Alejandro Burzaco, an Argentine
A U.S. Forest Service firefighter from South Dakota has been killed battling one of more than a dozen wildfires raging across California, Forest Service officials said Friday night. David Ruhl, an engine captain from South Dakotas Black Hills National Forest,
The Texas trooper who arrested Sandra Bland after a confrontation that began with a traffic stop was once cautioned about unprofessional conduct in a 2014 incident while he was still a probationary trooper, according to documents released Friday. Bland, a
The white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston wants to plead guilty to 33 federal charges, but his lawyer said in court Friday that he couldnt advise his client to do so until
The other day someone mentioned that the ISS would be visible this week. This morning with the weather perfect and the full moon on the western horizon, the ISS was clearly visible at about 4:57 almost directly overhead ! You
A 26-year-old Arlington Heights man is accused of detaining and raping a woman in Glenview and stealing her cellphone, according to Cook County Circuit Court records. Jose R. Quinteros, 26, of the 2300 block of Goebbert Road, was charged with
The Odisha government on Thursday issued a fresh flood alert in the wake of cyclone Komen which is expected to worsen the flood situation in five districts where three persons have died and about 4 lakh people have been affected.
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The in vivo dog brain 31P NMR spectrum has a large peak in the phosphodiester region accounting for
The aims of this study were two-fold: to characterize the in vivo 31P NMR spectrum of human breast tumours by identifying the metabolites contributing to each peak; and to demonstrate changes in the detectability of the phosphodiester peak at varying
It seems several instances recently of private drones preventing firefighters from dealing with California forest fires have frustrated authorities enough that theyre issuing rewards for information on the pilots. San Bernardino County officials are now offering $75,000 in total to
Net sales of the Kolkata-based company, however declined 7.18% to Rs 8,505.53 crore for the quarter under review as against Rs 9,164.42 crore during June quarter of the previous fiscal, ITC said in a filing to the BSE. ITC Ltd
Youd think that a series of concrete boxes set in the middle of a coastal forest would stick out. Instead, the AV House by BAK Architects looks surprisingly organic, thanks to exposed concrete surfaces that were molded to look like
Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity profiled in a debunked account of a gang rape in a retracted Rolling Stone magazine story filed a lawsuit against the publication and the articles author Wednesday, court records show.
A Springettsbury Township man shot and killed his wife, then took his own life, according to the York County coroners office. The body of Donna Wilk, 61 was found Wednesday afternoon inside her home along the 300 block of South
The Last Days of Kathy Acker by Jason McBride. Mathias Viegener, the friend who stayed with the author during her final month, also wrote an account of her passing called Cannibal Acker. Shortly after her death, her friend Peter Wollen
Shot between 1962 and 1986, Tarkovskys seven feature films often grapple with metaphysical and spiritual themes, using a distinctive cinematic style. Long takes, slow pacing and metaphorical imagery – they all figure into the archetypical Tarkovsky film (Note: free versions of these
Gentrifiers are people with medium or high incomes moving into low-income neighborhoods, attracting new business but raising rents, and often contributing to tensions between new and long-term residents. Sociologists coined the term, which alludes to the European gentry—and which has
Kraft Mac and Cheese officially changes its Canadian name to KD Staple of children and dorm rooms everywhere, Kraft Dinner (macaroni & cheese to our friends down south) will now be officially branded as KD in Canada. Buzzfeed explores the
As the demand for tech labor grows, ambitious teenagers are flooding into San Francisco. Theres no official tally of the number of teens who work in tech, but Fontenot estimates that there are as many as a hundred recent high
The RISKS Digest Turns 30: In February 1985 Adele Goldberg, the President of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), published a letter in the Communications of the ACM expressing concern with humanitys increasingly critical dependence on the use of computers
Famed debunker James Randi (Wikipedia) teams up with Ars Technica to test the AudioQuest Vodka, a $340 Ethernet cable whose superiority to run-of-the-mill Cat 5 cables, as per a review by Audiostream.com, is as plain as day.
Probably this is the first time Bono has ever publicly baptized a long-dead wife-beater into postmortem Irishness at Ellis Island, but honestly I wouldnt know, because I mostly ignore his activities in his role as The Living Incarnation Of Thirst.
Episode 1: Jedi Party. Episode 2: The Friend Zone. Episode 3: Revenge of Middle Management. And now, Episode 4: Laser Moon Awakens. See also: The smoking and youth biology PSAs. And, of course, this (previously).
Desire. Metaphor. The problem of many (As anyone who has flown out of a cloud knows, the boundaries of a cloud are a lot less sharp up close than they can appear on the ground). Implicature (the act of meaning
Beijing has been voted as the host of the 2022 Winter Olympics, beating Almaty, Kazakhstan. It is the first city to host both the Summer and Winter games. Oslo and Krakow were among cities that pulled themselves from the running,
Wrestling legend Rowdy Roddy Piper has died of a heart attack at the age of 61. Piper was one of the great heels (villains) of the 1980s wrestling boom, teaming with Paul Orndorff at the first WrestleMania in 1985 to