Surveillance

This Is The Last Thing You Want To See Through Your Front Door Camera

"Who's that at the front door?... DO NOT OPEN THE DOOR."<p>Papa John's founder John Schnatter's alleged behavior ranges from spying on his workers to …

Flying Car

Ex-DOJ official reveals hidden meaning of bombshell NYT report: US intel agencies fear Trump is a double agent

A new bombshell report reveals intelligence officials showed President Donald Trump ironclad proof that Russian president Vladimir Putin personally …

Donald Trump

Russian officials to meet suspected spy jailed in U.S.

MOSCOW — Russian Embassy officials were to meet Thursday with a Siberian gun rights activist jailed in Washington on charges of spying on the United …

United States

New clues in UK Novichok poisoning case point to an assassination plot involving Russia's military intelligence service

UK police believe that they have identified the suspected perpetrators behind the Novichok poisoning attack on Russian former spy Sergei Skripal.<p>Russian double agent Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, were poisoned by the nerve agent in Salisbury, England, in March.<p>Police officers believe multiple …

Nerve Agents

CIA 'had source close to Putin' and told Donald Trump that Russian leader ordered election hacking

The CIA had a top secret informant close to Vladimir Putin who confirmed the Russian president’s personal involvement in hacking the 2016 US election, it has been claimed.<p>According to the New York Times the source was giving information to the CIA during the Obama administration.<p>The information, …

Donald Trump

The New York Times Potentially Risks US Intel Assets Just To Try To Catch Trump In A Lie

4:23 PM 07/19/2018<p><b>The New York Times published a story saying intelligence agencies briefed President Donald Trump on Russian interference in the</b> …

Donald Trump

UK intelligence and police using child spies in covert operations

British police and intelligence agencies are using children as spies in covert operations against terrorists, gangs and drug dealers.<p>A committee of the House of Lords revealed the practice while raising the alarm over government plans to give law enforcement bodies more freedom over their use of …

Sociology

Traffic Cheater Is Promptly Greeted With The Swift Hammer Of Justice

We're all trying to get to where we need to go as fast as we can, trying to jump the line improves the situation for nobody.<p>We disassembled the phone …

Donald Trump

Facial recognition threatens our fundamental rights

<i>Clare Garvie is an associate with Georgetown Law’s Center on Privacy & Technology.</i><p>When deployed as a tool to unlock your phone, facial recognition may be a convenience. When used by a company to tag you in photos, the technology may raise questions of privacy, consent and data security. But when …

Opinion

Schools can now get free facial recognition software to track students

Hide and seek could take on new meaning if schools take RealNetworks up on this offer.<p>The company is offering K-12 learning institutions free facial recognition software that can be downloaded via its website, <i>Technology Review</i> reports. The software is called SAFR, and according to a press release, …

New York State

From the Start, Trump Has Muddied a Clear Message: Putin Interfered

WASHINGTON — Two weeks before his inauguration, Donald J. Trump was shown highly classified intelligence indicating that President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia had personally ordered complex cyberattacks to sway the 2016 American election.<p>The evidence included texts and emails from Russian military …

Politics

U.S. Needs Hi-Lo Mix of 'Exquisite' & Affordable ISR

CAPITOL HILL CLUB: Under the new National Defense Strategy, the nation must invest in cutting-edge technologies to take on Russia or China in a major …

Surveillance

Do You Drink? Work Odd Hours? The FBI Says You Could Be An "Insider Threat"

Anadolu Agency / Getty Images<p>The Federal Bureau of Investigations headquarters in Washington, DC on August 26, 2016.<p>Who was the first person to …

Employment

Cal Thomas: The bold move Trump can make to get to bottom of Russian 'meddling' in 2016 election

Did President Trump bungle the moment in Helsinki by casting doubt on American intelligence findings that Russian agents “meddled” in the 2016 election? His critics, including some Republicans, say so — and on Tuesday, Trump said he had misspoken when he expressed doubt about Russian culpability — …

Opinion

Chairman’s Notebook on Presidential Records Act

Description<p>This summary and accompanying memos were prepared for Government Operations Committee Chairman Jack Brooks for committee meetings held on …

American History

Papa John's employees allege the pizza chain's controversial founder created a toxic culture and made inappropriate advances toward employees

Papa John's is trying to distance itself from its controversial founder and former CEO, John Schnatter, after it was reported he had used the N-word during a conference call and resigned from his position as chairman.<p>Now, in a wide-ranging investigation published by Forbes on Thursday, Schnatter is …

Business

New allegations leveled at former Papa John's CEO

More bad PR as arrived at the doorsteps of Papa John's International (PZZA -4.6%) after a deep dive into the corporate culture is published by Forbes.<p>…

Business

Facial recognition and travel: Moving too fast?

Do we really want cameras tracking us everywhere we travel?<p>Facial recognition technology is quickly spreading in the travel industry, but some observers worry that it is getting ahead of concerns about accuracy and individual privacy.<p>Major airlines have teamed up with U.S. Customs and Border …

Marriott International

Will Congress ever hold our federal agencies accountable for contempt?

FBI official Peter Strzok’s recent testimony before the House Judiciary Committee continued a time-honored practice of elected members of Congress …

U.S. Department of Justice

Indian Army May Scrap The Brigadier Rank, Top Army Officer Says

Everyone will offer recommendations on the issue and once decided it will be promulgated formally.<p><b>Jaipur:</b><p>Officer cadre restructuring in the Indian …

Indian Army

Another Agency Bails On Papa John's After Explosive Report From Forbes

If there was any doubt that the agency world believes Papa John’s is a toxic client to work for it was dispelled today when a fourth agency resigned …

Corporate Culture

Any Democracy That Is Corrupt And Arbitrary Will Not Promote RTI Law: Aruna Roy

<i>The government is considering a proposal to amend the Right to Information (RTI) Act, 2005 to frame rules on salaries and services of Chief</i> …

Salaries & Wages

FBI Software For Analyzing Fingerprints Contains Russian-Made Code, Whistleblowers Say

BuzzFeed News; Getty Images<p><b>The fingerprint-analysis software</b> used by the FBI and more than 18,000 other US law enforcement agencies contains code …

Private Equity

The Poison Chronicles: A History of Russian Poisonings

Eleanor Herman, author of The Royal Art of Poison, discusses the history of poison as a political tool used over centuries. In Part 1 of this bonus …

Nerve Agents

Surveillance: Disney Had the Upper Hand All Along, Hartman Says

Joseph Quinlan, Head of Market Strategy for U.S. Trust, argues consumers are driving the Chinese economy. Justina Lee, Bloomberg News China Markets …

Chinese Economy

The Hysteria Over Face Recognition - PCMag UK

It's hard to ignore the various stories about facial-recognition systems and threats to personal privacy. A lot of people are freaking out, and it …

Privacy

M.I.A. Recalls Turbulent Childhood in Trailer for the Documentary She Criticized

“If you’ve got access to a microphone, please use it to say something,” M.I.A. says in a trailer for the documentary <i>Matangi/Maya/M.I.A.</i>, released on …

Black Lives Matter

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen doesn't believe Russian election interference favored Trump

Talk about playing favorites.<p>Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Thursday echoed President Trump’s insistence that Russia …

Homeland Security

Horry County police routinely black out public records, sidestepping open records law

Public reports from Horry County Police are often filled with redactions and some appear to be in violation of state code that restrict what type of …

Freedom of Information

Trump demands Erdogan return pastor Andrew Brunson

Last night on Twitter Trump demanded that Erdogan return pastor Andrew Brunson, telling him he’s done nothing wrong and that his family needs him:<p>A …

Conservative View