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At Dakota Pipeline, Protesters Questions of Surveillance and 'Jamming' Linger

There's a mysterious plane and helicopter circling over the camp at Standing Rock in North Dakota, where police and activists have been locked in a showdown over the Dakota Access oil pipeline for months.<p>It's unclear who sent the plane or its purpose — but those on the ground believe it may be …

North Dakota

Tim Cook insists Apple is 'open' after black teens asked to leave store, report says

Technically Incorrect: CEO says it's unacceptable that the teens were asked to leave an Apple store because they "might steal something," according to a memo published by Buzzfeed.<p>When you've spoken out about the removal of racist symbols in the American south, how do you respond when a video shows …

Apple Store

US shipload of weapons and ammunition arrives in Lebanon

BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to Lebanon said Sunday that $25 million worth of weapons and ammunition have arrived in Beirut, the latest American …

Middle East

Jordan says it launched 56 airstrikes against Islamic State

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan has launched 56 airstrikes against Islamic State group weapons depots, training centers and military barracks since …

Middle East

iPhone 6 Could Lock Out NSA, Law Enforcement

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The intelligence community and American law enforcement officials are none too happy with Apple, <i>The</i> …