Jackie Gatzmer

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Microsoft, Google sue US for right to reveal nature of surveillance requests

Microsoft and Google announced Friday they are going forward with a lawsuit against the US government for the right to reveal more information about …

Ron Paul: Al-Qaeda would benefit most from Syria chemical attack

Former congressman Ron Paul says the United States should avoid escalating its involvement in the Syrian civil war any further because the US will be …

US fast-food workers stage nationwide strike over low wages

Thousands of fast-food employees are set to organize walkout strikes across the US on Thursday, demanding that restaurant chains such as McDonald’s, …

Not a ‘slam dunk’: US intelligence can’t prove Assad used chemical weapons

Only days after the White House suggested it was all but certain Syrian President Bashar Assad used chemical weapons to gas hundreds of civilians, …

Life on Mars? It could be on Earth

Perhaps the greatest irony in the search for alien life was that seekers needed look no further than the mirror. That’s according to a new …

Snowden reveals US intelligence’s black budget: $52.6 billion on secret programs

Former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden has leaked a new top-secret document that for the first time ever publically discloses how the United …

Federal government won't challenge marijuana legalization laws

The Department of Justice will not challenge state laws that allow the medical and recreational use of marijuana, and will instead focus on keeping …

Federal court will hear constitutional challenge to ‘No Fly List’

A federal court has ruled constitutional rights are at stake when the government places Americans on its No Fly List, a small victory for those who …

Swiss banks to divulge names of wealthy US tax avoiders, pay billions in fines

The settlement will apply to second-tier Swiss banks and will be open to banks not already under a US criminal investigation. This rules out the …

DoD training manual suggests Founding Fathers followed 'extremist ideology'

A Department of Defense training manual obtained by a conservative watchdog group pointed to the original American colonists as examples of an …

FAA warns Colorado town that shooting down drones could lead to prosecution

On the heels of a Colorado town's announcement that it was floating the idea of legalized drone hunting, the Federal Aviation Administration has …

NSA locates cell phones even when switched off – report

Never mind the non-stop collection of metadata and other sneaky surveillance tools being implemented by the US: a new report has revealed the …

Snowden Doesn't Have Permission to Leave Moscow's Airport Just Yet

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p><i>Update:</i> Russian media reported today that NSA leaker Edward Snowden had been given documents that …