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Secret Service Agents Recalled From Overseas For Drinking

Another embarrassing episode for the Secret Service: The latest involves reports of three agents being recalled from the Netherlands for a night of drinking ahead of President Obama's arrival there this week for a two-day summit.<p>This follows the dismissal nearly two years ago of three agents …

Japan frees longest-held death row inmate

A man believed to be the world's longest-serving death row inmate walked free from jail after decades in solitary confinement, in a rare about-face for Japan's rigid justice system.<p>A slightly unsteady-looking Iwao Hakamada, 78, emerged from the Tokyo prison with his campaigning sister after …

Secret Service Issues Extend Beyond Amsterdam

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Following up on yesterday’s report of Secret Service agents getting sloshed in Amsterdam, another …

South Korea captures a North Korean fishing boat

A day after North Korea test-fired two missiles, South Korea captured a fishing boat from the North that had crossed into South Korean waters, officials say.<p>The boat crossed the sea demarcation line that separates the two Koreas and was captured by the South Korean navy Thursday, the South Korean …

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Nine fired in US nuclear force cheating scandal

<b>The US Air Force has sacked nine mid-level nuclear commanders and will discipline dozens more in a test cheating scandal, officials have said.</b><p>Nearly one in five of the Air Force's nuclear missile officers have been implicated in a ring of cheating on monthly proficiency tests.<p>Air Force Secretary …

Military

Philippines and Muslim rebels sign peace deal

The Philippine government has signed a landmark peace deal with the country's biggest Muslim rebel group. The agreement with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front effectively ends one of Asia's deadliest and longest conflicts.<p>It has been described as a significant political achievement for President …

China To Have Nuclear Missiles On Subs Soon: US admiral

China for the first time will likely have subs equipped with long-range nuclear missiles later this year, part of an increasingly potent submarine …

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Deadly chemical weapons, buried and lost, lurk under U.S. soil

REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. — Yanking aside a tree branch, Jason Watson peered into a waterlogged trench. He pointed out discolored metal drums sunk halfway in the water.<p>"Blister agents, choking agents, blood agents," Watson said, listing the array of chemical weapons inside thousands of metal …

War

Modified J-20 Stealth Fighter Prepares For Maiden Flight

A modified version of the People’s Liberation Army’s Chengdu J-20 fifth-generation stealth fighter has been spotted preparing for what will …

US Says F-35 Secrets Showing Up in China’s Stealth Fighter

A cyber espionage operation by China seven years ago produced sensitive technology and aircraft secrets that were incorporated into the latest …

Low-Profile China Internet Billionaire Zhang Zhidong Leaves Tencent's Board, CTO Job

Zhang Zhidong, a billionaire co-founder of China’s Internet giant Tencent, is resigning from the company’s board of directors and his post as chief technology officer “due to personal reasons,” the company said yesterday after the close of trading at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.<p>His resignation …

Ex Microsoft staffer arrested for allegedly stealing Win 8 trade secrets

A former Microsoft employee has been charged with passing on Microsoft trade secrets involving Windows 8.<p>Alex Kibkalo, a former senior architect at Microsoft who most recently served as a director of product management in 5nine Software (according to his LinkedIn profile), has been arrested for …

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Microsoft scans blogger's Hotmail account to track down Windows 8 leaker

An ex-Microsoft employee has been arrested and charged with leaking early copies of Windows 8 and Windows 7. <i>Seattle PI</i> reports that software architect Alex Kibkalo is accused of stealing trade secrets and leaking confidential beta copies of Windows 8 to an unnamed "French technology blogger." …

Edmunds: Do your homework before hiring help

<b>Hi, Gladys, You often advise to outsource and hire the pros such as coaches, consultants, lawyers, accountants, etc. But I have not had much luck in my selections. Recently I hired a lawyer to defend one of my trademarks that another company was trying to use and my lawyer came back to me showing</b> …