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'Mistakes were probably made,' Belgian official acknowledges after Brussels attacks

The failure of Belgian authorities to foil deadly attacks on the airport and metro this week has fueled new questions about the nation's ability to handle the extremist threat and on Thursday prompted two top ministers to offer their resignations.<p>Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel refused to …

Blackwater Founder Erik Prince Faces Multi-Agency Federal Investigation

ERIK PRINCE, founder of the now-defunct mercenary firm Blackwater and current chairman of Frontier Services Group, is under investigation by the U.S. …

We Asked NSA’s Privacy Officer if U.S. Spying Powers Are Safe With Trump. Here’s What She Said.

A QUESTION ABOUT the potential of Donald Trump wielding power over the country’s eavesdropping capabilities evoked nervous laughter, and eventually a …

Surveillance

Canadian Cops Won't Say if They Use ‘Stingray’ Mass Surveillance Devices

Civil rights groups want to know: Are you reading our texts or nah?<p>A group of civil rights organizations are demanding Vancouver law enforcement reveal whether or not they use Stingray mass surveillance technology to intercept and collect phone data. So far police aren't cooperating, so the civil …

Is Bitcoin the New Swiss Bank Account (And Is That a Problem?)

<i>This is a guest post by Victoria Ross.</i><p>Bitcoin was embraced by many for its libertarian ideals of economic liberty and individual sovereignty. But it …

Privacy

Belgian officials acknowledge warning signs missed

BRUSSELS (AP) — Belgium's prime minister refused to accept the resignations of his justice and interior ministers Thursday despite increasing …

Phoenix official backtracks after blaming voters for lines

PHOENIX (AP) — Bruce Weiss stewed after waiting 2½ hours in line outside a downtown Phoenix polling place, where juice drinks, snacks and circus animal cookies were handed out by citizens hoping to pacify thousands who turned out to cast ballots in Arizona's presidential primary.<p>The scene was …

Trump, Clinton spar in efforts to woo pro-Israel lobby

Potential US presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have traded barbs while seeking to court the pro-Israel vote. Each accused …

United States and South Korea commence joint naval exercises

Manoeuvres begin just hours after North Korea fires five short-range missiles into Sea of Japan<p>More than 50 warships from South Korea and the United States began joint naval exercises off the Korean Peninsula on Tuesday, just hours after North Korea fired five short-range missiles into the Sea of …

600-Year-Old Cambridge Library Offers Rare Glimpse of Collection

CAMBRIDGE, England — One of the world’s oldest libraries is offering a rare glimpse of key artifacts that have helped define human history.<p>The exhibition is entitled "Lines of Thought: Discoveries that Changed the World" allows visitors to peruse parts of Cambridge University Library's 600-year-old …

State Dept. to miss deadline for ISIS 'genocide' declaration

The State Department will miss a congressionally mandated deadline to decide whether to call ISIS atrocities against Christians and other religious minorities a genocide, a spokesman said Wednesday.<p>The March 17 deadline was set as part of the 2015 omnibus government spending bill. A resolution …

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