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The Liberal Guilt of Unbridled Anticipation for Ben Wheatley’s ‘Free Fire’

When everyone has a gun…no one’s in control.<p>It’s kind of amazing to me that every film that features a gun (let alone a full stockade of guns) is not …

Bruce Willis

Second Amendment protects the assault rifles

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>For decades the federal judiciary has been trying to interpret the Second Amendment out of the Constitution. It is, as Sanford …

10 Awesome Slow Cooker Recipes That’ll Make You Hungry

ADVERTISEMENT<p>1) Slow Cooker Chicken Spaghetti (1 of 10)<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Did you know you can make spaghetti in the crockpot? You’re welcome. We just …

Cooking

11 Thanksgiving Recipes You Can Make in Your Crock Pot

Are you hosting the big Thanksgiving dinner this year? If you want to serve a classic menu but only have so much kitchen space, try using your …

Recipes

The US government is already lying like crazy about surveillance after the Paris attacks

At a Center for Strategic & International Studies talk today, CIA director John Brennan renewed one of the government's favorite lies about spying: that mass surveillance has been successful in stopping a bunch of mysterious threats <i>while it is simultaneously</i> too ineffective to stop real attacks, …

Surveillance

'Idiots': ISIS responds to Anonymous threatening its 'biggest operation ever' against it

After the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday night that left at least 129 people dead and hundreds more injured, the hacking collective Anonymous posted a video in which a person claiming to represent the group said, "Anonymous from all over the world will hunt you down."<p>"We will launch the …

Charlie Hebdo

Mass surveillance can't catch terrorists. That's the uncomfortable truth

The spread of encryption post-Snowden has ensured that collecting everyone's details en masse is no longer any guarantee<p>The Paris terrorists almost certainly used encrypted communications to plan their attacks – after all, the man identified as their mastermind, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, is based in …

Privacy
Privacy
Guns

U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis - HuffPost Politics | HuffPost

House Speaker Paul Ryan under pressure to stop funding for Syrian refugees

Conservative pressure is mounting on new House Speaker Paul Ryan to block President Obama's plan to allow up to 10,000 additional Syrian refugees to resettle in the United States.<p>In the aftermath of the Paris attacks, GOP presidential candidates -- backed by conservative lawmakers and some …

European Union

Washington threatened as next target in video purportedly released by Islamic State

Washington was among the potential targets of future attacks cited in a video released Monday purportedly by<p>Islamic Statethat warned of more strikes to follow last week’s violence in Paris.<p>Among the images were those of numerous fighters said to be from Islamic State, vowing to strike again. The …

Islamic State (ISIS)
Kasim Reed

‘Some weapons’ missing from US Army facility in Massachusetts after break-in – FBI

The FBI has confirmed an unknown number of weapons are missing after a burglary at the US Army Reserve center in Worcester, Massachusetts. All law …

Military
Islamic State (ISIS)

20+ States to Refuse Syrian Refugees

Nikki Haley

ISIS Has Help Desk for Terrorists Staffed Around the Clock

NBC News has learned that ISIS is using a web-savvy new tactic to expand its global operational footprint -- a 24-hour Jihadi Help Desk to help its foot soldiers spread its message worldwide, recruit followers and launch more attacks on foreign soil.<p>Counterterrorism analysts affiliated with the …

Terrorism

Woman Wins Right to Wear Colander on Her Head in Driver's License Photo

A woman who belongs to the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster has won the right to wear a colander on her head in her Massachusetts driver’s …

Religion

Keep sensitive data safe with these 5 secure USB drives | ZDNet

Cryptex USB Flash Drive 16 GB<p>Those into physically locking sensitive data away, and with a steampunk device at that, should look no further than the …

Badly coded ransomware locks away data forever

<b>Coding mistakes in a malicious program that encrypts data mean anyone hit by the Power Worm virus will not be able to recover files, say security experts.</b><p>Usually viruses known as ransomware decrypt files when victims have paid a substantial fee.<p>But one variant of Power Worm destroys keys that could …

Ransomware

Teen hackers have broken into law enforcement and employee records

The same group that breached CIA director John Brennan's personal email last month seems to have stayed busy. A new cache of data has been published, first discovered by <i>Motherboard</i> and apparently from the same group of hackers. The data contains the names, phone numbers, and email addresses of more …

Surveillance

These Are Edward Snowden's Favorite Security Tools (That Anyone Can Use)

In a recent interview, Edward Snowden unveiled his top five security tools that he uses all the time to protect his communications and devices …

Privacy

What The DHS Just Threatened To Do In US Airports Could Make Holiday Flying An Even Bigger Nightmare

As America’s biggest holiday travel times of the year approach, so are new restrictions, regulations and screenings. The focus of the new steps will …

Tor Wars: The Signal Awakens

The long arm of the law wants ever more eyes, if you’ll pardon the gruesome metaphor. The UK government recently unveiled an attempt to legalize “draconian state surveillance powers.” US voices keep calling for a mythical “secure golden key” for government access to encrypted messages. Canadian …

U.S. Supreme Court rejects cellphone search warrant case

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a test case on privacy in the digital age on Monday, declining to decide whether police need to obtain search warrants to examine cellphone location information held by wireless carriers.<p>The nine justices turned away an appeal filed by a …

U.S. Supreme Court

Walmart’s Use of Sci-fi Tech To Spot Shoplifters Raises Privacy Questions

In the old days, when a store caught someone stealing, a detective would march the thief to a backroom and take his picture with a Polaroid camera. …

17 Genius Tips & Tricks For If You Own A Slow Cooker

How to easily cut cleanup time, figure out high vs. low, and slow-cook like a pro.