The Obama administration on Thursday formally proposed ending the National Security Agency's bulk collection of all US phone data. Nearly 10 months after the Guardian exposed the controversial program,
iSheep. That’s the retort most readily used to attack owners of Apple kit. It is a wonderfully concise allegation: the thoughtless herd mentality Apple cynics attribute to those happy to spend small fortunes
What do we talk about when we talk about love? How hard and boring it is to be faithful. Nestled within The New York Times’ luxuriously unsettling Sunday Styles section—where party shots of 27-year-old
The "Proud To Be" video, part of the Change the Mascot campaign by the National Congress of American Indians and the Oneida Indian Nation. When Scott Simon, the host of Weekend Edition, referred to the
After fifty years working with a range of companies — as well as founding and running my own company, J.D. Power and Associates — I have observed a good deal, and come away with a few thoughts about how
(AP/Chitose Suzuki) March 15, 2014 11:00PM (UTC) The dark secrets behind America's meat industry are enough to make us sick -- and according to journalist Christopher Leonard, that's only the start of
With New Jersey taking action to ban Tesla from selling its cars there, the Garden State has joined with Arizona, Texas, Virginia and Maryland in making law only an auto-dealers association could love.
People tell him that he should feel guilty about it, he said in an interview with the American Enterprise Institute on Thursday. But if he's going to feel guilty, it's not going to be about the money has,
The band in which the tightly controlled yuan is allowed to fluctuate each day against the U.S. dollar will double in size but stay relatively narrow, allowing a 2 percent change up or down. The move,
Afghan President Hamid Karzai signaled his defiance of the United States in his final address before the country’s parliament Saturday, claiming U.S. troops are not needed in Afghanistan as his military
A referendum in favour of a re-union of Crimea with Russia is denounced by the West, despite being passed by 96.6 per cent Crimea said it would become part of Russia again on Sunday after a referendum
Satellite data indicates that the plane was in the air seven hours after it took off from Kuala Lumpur—and 30 minutes after it was scheduled to land in China. Malaysian officials announced Saturday what
Beyond the argument that faith in God is irrational—and therefore illegitimate Atheism is intellectually fashionable. In the past month, The New York Times has run several stories about lack of faith its
What?! The YouTube personality with the most subscribers isn’t Justin Bieber (8 million) or Rihanna (12.5 million). That honor goes to a 24-year-old Swede named Felix Kjellberg, better known by his YouTube
SAN FRANCISCO -- Amid growing international concern over U.S. control of the Internet, the federal government plans to relinquish control of policy making for the Web to the "global Internet community."
WASHINGTON -- Though it may be largely shunned by Americans and costs the government more money to make than it's actually worth, the penny is not going anywhere, at least until the year 2015. The Washington