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Former Mexican President: We're Not Paying for Donald Trump's 'Stupid' Wall

A former Mexican president had some tough words when asked about GOP candidate Donald Trump’s much-touted plan to build a border wall that he says …

Donald Trump

The Pre-Terrorists Among Us

Is it possible to stop terrorism before it happens?<p>Philip K. Dick’s <i>The Minority Report</i> is a short story about a dystopian future in which there are “no major crimes,” but a mass of imprisoned “would-be criminals.” This is thanks to “Precrime,” a criminal-justice agency whose preventive efforts are …

Senate Approves Cybersecurity Bill: What You Need To Know

The latest clash in the cybersecurity vs. privacy debate played itself out in Congress on Tuesday when the Senate passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act. Supporters say the bill, approved 74-21, will help stop hackers by getting companies that have been breached to share information about …

Surveillance

Austria to Build Border Fence to Control Flow of Migrants

MAINZ, Germany — The Austrian government said Wednesday it will build barricades at its border with Slovenia to help control a flood of refugees.<p>More than 705,000 migrants and refugees have landed in Europe by sea so far this year, according to the United Nations. Most have headed north on long and …

Afghanistan earthquake: rescue teams struggling to reach survivors

Aid agencies in Pakistan and Afghanistan say freezing weather and destruction of homes and roads has put more lives at risk<p>Freezing weather, blocked roads and a lack of shelter are endangering the lives of the survivors of the earthquake that rocked Afghanistan and Pakistan, aid agencies have …

Afghanistan