Here we go again. How long until Jim Hoft tries to label these crazies as "leftists?" FBI: Men Arrested for Making Explosives to Resist Government. You know he will. Reports say that law inforcement received tips that Walter Litteral, 50, Christopher Barker, 41 and Christopher Campbell, 30, were attempting to...
The India government is under fire for a sweeping censorship move blocking hundreds of adult websites as a social nuisance. A total of 87 websites were blocked — denying millions of adults the right to choose their own associations and entertainment. It is a triumph for morality codes and a significant erosion of free speech […]
Updated: Tuesday, August 4 at 6:00 p.m. AEST with the release of the government report, "Digital currency—game changer or bit player." In a positive sign for financial technology startups, a government inquiry has set the stage for the...Show More Summary
The Republicans' first move in their renewed effort defund Planned Parenthood failed on Monday, but they set the stage for a potential government shutdown this fall, and ensured that the issue will be front and center in the 2016 campaign. In response to the secretly-recorded videos in which Planned Parenthood... More »
Is the government set to bring bombing Islamic State terrorists in Syria before the Commons soon? The Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has announced that the RAF’s Tornado aircraft will be kept… Continue reading The post Michael Fallon: ‘Iraqi forces are slowly but surely beginning to push ISIL back’ appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
If social conservatives gut funding for Planned Parenthood, unintended -- and deeply ironic -- consequences await
In the midst of the Cold War, Brooklyn insurance lawyer James Donovan was recruited by the American government to travel to East Berlin and negotiate the exchange of a captured Russian spy and a captured American U-2 pilot. Bridge of Spies is the story of James Donovan’s step from total obscurity to the front lines … Continue reading Cold War Trailer: Bridge of Spies! ?
This is something of a bombshell in the on-going saga over the Waters of the U.S. rule (also known a the federal government’s attempt to extend regulatory control over all land that gets wet or even might get wet). According to documents obtained by Senator Jim Inhofe, the Army Corps of Engineers is disputing the...
The government of Puerto Rico has confirmed that it failed to make a $58 million debt payment that was due Saturday, a significant escalation of the debt crisis facing the US island territory. Puerto Rican officials had warned on Friday that they would not make the payment because the island...
My native California is suffering the single worst recorded drought in the state’s history. Today, the drought crisis is so severe the some municipal governments are facing the prospect of no water at all. Literally none. Now, it might...Show More Summary
Today Senate Democrats rallied enough support to block a bill that, if passed, would eliminate Planned Parenthood’s government funding. Good news, indeed — but we’re not yet out of the woods. GOP leaders are steadfast in their resolve to defund the organization, even if their efforts lead to another government shutdown. Read more...
This appeared a few days ago.'We are failing': Digital Transformation Office CEO Paul Shetler warns public serviceDate July 28, 2015 - 11:08AM Phillip Thomson Public Service Reporter at The Canberra Times.Australia's public service must...Show More Summary
Insurer hits out at government proposal to intervene in north Qld insurance market.
NSW government unveils plans to establish a whole-of-government data analytics centre.
CURITIBA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazilian police on Monday arrested former government minister Jose Dirceu, one of the most senior members of the ruling Workers' Party to be detained so far in a corruption scandal engulfing state-run oil company Petrobras.
Australia’s site blocking laws are live, and ever since the government handed the executioner’s axe to the rights holders, we’ve been wondering who would swing it on The Pirate Bay first? A new report points to Foxtel acting as The Pirate Bay’s executioner. More »
If your company’s IT security rests solely on the IT manager, Cisco wants this to change. As part of its recommendations to the Federal Government for the 2015 Cyber Security Review, the networking vendor wants to see CEO level accountability for the “integrity, confidentiality and assured availability of data, systems and services” within businesses. More »
LONDON — Critics of the British government’s new promises to crack down on illegal immigration say its policies could breed discrimination, with landlords opting for British applicants over foreigners out of fear of being penalized. The British government pledged new measures Monday whereby landlords who fail to evict illegal immigrants or carry out proper checks on them […]
Government contracts with private prisons provide an incentive to round up immigrants, they say. 1 - Name: w-line read more
The United States has imposed sanctions on a number of Syrian and Turkish front companies and individuals, providing the Syrian government with oil and gas products, the US Treasury Department announced on Monday.