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FBI Director James Comey Warns Against Widespread Data Encryption

He argued that privacy can't exist if Americans want security.<p>This week, the director of the FBI commented that "There is no such thing as absolute privacy in America," just days after news of the CIA's alleged hacking techniques and President Donald Trump's baseless public allegations of …

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Bizarre video of Alexa (not) talking about the CIA sparks conspiracy theories

In light of Wikileaks’ shocking revelations of the CIA’s huge arsenal of tools for remote hacking, discussions of online privacy are bound to proliferate across the web in the coming days – and one bizarre video of Amazon’s voice-enabled assistant Alexa is already sparking all sorts of wild …

5 ways to keep the government from spying on you

Ever feel like someone is watching you? You may not be paranoid.<p>A new round of documents regarding government surveillance was unveiled by WikiLeaks …

Privacy

FBI says nobody should expect privacy in America

FBI director James Comey has warned that we should not expect “absolute privacy” in America. His comments come just days after a WikiLeaks dump revealed the CIA’s incredible arsenal of malware and viruses used to spy on iPhones and other smart devices.<p>Speaking at a Boston College conference on …

Can astronomy explain the biblical Star of Bethlehem? Of course it can

If there was a massive star in the sky, why didn't King Herod and his advisers know about it ?<p>David A Weintraub, <i>Vanderbilt University</i><p>Bright stars top …

Ancient stone bowl fragments unearthed in Jerusalem

Israeli archaeologists digging beneath a parking lot in Jerusalem have uncovered fragments of a rare, 2,100-year-old stone bowl that was fashioned from chalk (a type of limestone) and had a name inscribed on it in Hebrew.<p>The bowl, which bears the name “Hyrcanus,” was found beneath the foundations …

Israeli official accuses Barack Obama of 'shameful move at UN'

Unnamed official says US president colluded with Palestinians over planned security council vote on settlements<p>An Israeli official has accused Barack Obama of colluding in a “shameful move against Israel at the UN” over a planned security council vote on Israeli illegal settlements.<p>In striking …

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Hanukkah surprise: Ancient coin found at Jerusalem's Tower of David

An ancient coin from the time of King Antiochus IV Epiphanes, who features in the Hanukkah story, has been discovered at Jerusalem’s Tower of David.<p>The Tower of David is a medieval citadel located near the Old City of Jerusalem's Jaffa Gate. The citadel, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is built on …

9 Archaeological Sites of Biblical Importance

Archaeology might raise more questions about the Bible than it answers, but that doesn’t stop millions of religious tourists from flocking to the …