Aaron Brennan

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Top-Secret Document Reveals NSA Spied On Porn Habits As Part Of Plan To Discredit 'Radicalizers'

WASHINGTON -- The National Security Agency has been gathering records of online sexual activity and evidence of visits to pornographic websites as part of a proposed plan to harm the reputations of those whom the agency believes are radicalizing others through incendiary speeches, according to a …

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I don't really understand the need to drink on public transport -- yes, train travel can be brutal, but is it <i>that</i> bad? I say this because some idiot …

Microsoft on Valve's move into consoles: 'It's not an easy transition'

Valve has done a great job keeping PC gaming strong at a time when there is a growing focus on the console market, according to Microsoft Studios vice president Phil Spencer in an interview with Games Beat. But when it comes to venturing into the console space, the company might face an uphill …

Hopes of hepatitis C cure raised after antiviral drug treatment success

Scientists have reported the successful eradication of hepatitis C in patients using two new antiviral drugs, raising hopes of a possible cure.<p>In the trial, the virus was eliminated from almost all the patients involved, including those who had not previously responded to existing drugs.<p>Hepatitis C …

Detroit asks judge to approve $350M debt deal

Bankruptcy judge has to sign off on agreement.<p>DETROIT — The city of Detroit officially asked a federal judge Tuesday to approve a deal to borrow up to $350 million to pay off a disastrous interest-rate transaction from 2005 and improve city services.<p>Last month, Michigan's largest city secured a …

Powerful Portraits of Secluded Cultures on the Brink of Extinction

Before They Pass Away is a powerful documentary series by photographer Jimmy Nelson featuring dozens of cultures around the world whose people live in seclusion and are at risk of fading away. Traveling across five continents, the English photographer manages to embrace the various cultures he has …