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KKK branch plans meeting hoping to impeach Obama
19 Dec 2013 at 6:31pm
A Maryland branch of the Ku Klux Klan has announced that it plans to hold a meeting in a government building this month and begin formulating a plan to impeach US President Barack Obama.
??Data brokers? selling personal info of rape victims to marketers - report
19 Dec 2013 at 6:12pm
?Data brokers? track, categorize and sell personal health information for marketing use, a new US Senate report reveals. Data groupings include rape victims and HIV-positive individuals, those with...
Dozens injured after balcony collapse at Apollo Theatre in London's West End
19 Dec 2013 at 3:53pm
At least 80 people have been injured and five taken to hospital with more serious injuries after a balcony collapsed during a packed performance in London?s Apollo Theatre. Emergency services have ...
Florida couple forced to uproot their 17-year-old organic garden
19 Dec 2013 at 3:38pm
After 17 years of managing an organic vegetable garden in their front yard, a Miami Shores, Florida couple was forced to remove it due to a zoning violation.
Eyes everywhere: NSA's second tier spying partners identified
19 Dec 2013 at 3:08pm
Denmark, Belgium, the Netherlands and several other EU countries were named among ?third party partners? in the NSA-led global signal intelligence program, a new leak submitted by journalist Glenn ...
Bill Gates becomes ?Secret Santa? on Reddit
19 Dec 2013 at 3:05pm
Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates surprised a user of the website Reddit this week when he revealed himself to be the sender of a ?Secret Santa? package arranged through an online gift ex...
Webcams can be covertly compromised by cops and hackers
19 Dec 2013 at 2:24pm
Security experts in the United States have figured out how hackers can remotely access without being detected the built-in webcams installed in millions of Apple computers, but law enforcement agen...
Inquiry fears Britain ?inappropriately involved? in US rendition practice
19 Dec 2013 at 2:18pm
British intelligence in Afghanistan was aware of US mistreating terror suspect detainees after 9/11 attacks, but was told not to intervene, a new inquiry found. It also concluded the UK might have ...
Iraqi policeman embraces suicide bomber, dies saving pilgrims
19 Dec 2013 at 2:15pm
An Iraqi policeman threw himself on a suicide bomber on Wednesday, just as the man made moves to detonate his device. The 34 year old policeman was attempting to shield dozens of Shiite pilgrims fr...
California might be first to mandate 'kill switch' for smartphones
19 Dec 2013 at 2:03pm
The quest to reduce smartphone thefts in the United States is taking a new turn in California, where two state officials plan to introduce legislation mandating ?kill switches? in all phones.
Snowden defeats Boeing in Brazilian jet fighter soap opera
19 Dec 2013 at 12:37pm
The climatic end of a decade-long intercontinental aerial soap opera seems to have yielded two clear winners: Sweden and Snowden.
Coroner calls inmate?s death homicide, deputies insist it?s suicide
19 Dec 2013 at 12:20pm
A prison inmate?s death in Brown County, Ohio has officials debating whether or not it was actually a homicide.
No place like home: Pirate Bay back to Sweden after domain?s ?world tour?
19 Dec 2013 at 12:01pm
Only a day after the biggest torrent site The Pirate Bay moved its domain to Guyana, it was informed of being ?suspended immediately? there. TPB then chose its next destination to be .se, which it ...
Facebook won?t pay taxes again, will get refund instead
19 Dec 2013 at 11:25am
It?s shaping up to be another multi-billion dollar year for Facebook, but don?t expect the social networking site to pay it forward: according to a new analysis, the website will pay no taxes this ...
?Land of Oz?: Ukraine slipping into far-right hands
19 Dec 2013 at 9:32am
With growing popularity of neo-Nazi Oleg Tyahnybok, leader of the Ukrainian far-right Svoboda party, Ukraine is falling into an extremely dangerous situation, journalist and blogger Graham Phillips...
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