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Wed, 06 May 2015 19:51:20 +0000
The Port Authority Police Union is suing the authority after partying rookie cops were allegedly forced to hand over their cell phones. Nine were later fired.
Wed, 06 May 2015 18:27:57 +0000
There are quite a few things that Foreign Affairs Minister Rob Nicholson and Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney would rather not discuss about their government’s role in the handling of tens of thousands of jet-setting Chinese multimillionaires and ...
Wed, 06 May 2015 15:35:49 +0000
Legislation intended to end the U.S. National Security Agency's bulk collection of domestic telephone records is drawing opposition from several unlikely sources, digital and civil rights groups. The USA Freedom Act, approved last Thursday in a 25-2 vot...
Wed, 06 May 2015 01:28:26 +0000
A little-noticed surveillance technology designed to track the movements of every passing driver is fast proliferating on America’s streets. Automatic license plate readers—mounted on police cars or on objects like road signs and bridges—use small...
Tue, 05 May 2015 18:03:48 +0000
Today, Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) along with Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) and Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY) introduced H.R. 2233 the End Warrantless Surveillance of Americans Act. The bill would prohibit warrantless searches of government databas...
Tue, 05 May 2015 17:50:38 +0000
Mon, 04 May 2015 22:39:25 +0000
Holiday travelers at Denver International Airport (DIA) were surprised with an entertaining treat when a flash mob broke out in Jeppesen Terminal on November 22nd, 2011. Approximately 100 dancers from Community-Minded Dance (cmDance) performed a Lindy H...
Mon, 04 May 2015 16:20:01 +0000
Published on Jan 25, 2014 Label : Breakbeat Culture Records -- BBC 012 Released : 1999 Country : UK
Mon, 04 May 2015 14:20:22 +0000
Episode 9 of the Evolcast, hosted by Gigantor. Tracklist: 01 - Bl4ck Owlz - Shut Your Eyes 02 - Phace - Bite The Edge 03 - Misanthrop - Capitalism 04 - 2DB - Check Out The Bounce 05 - Benny L - Chaser 06 - Liquid Stranger vs. Mayor Apeshit - Weather Cha...
Mon, 04 May 2015 14:15:09 +0000
Collusion is an experimental add-on for Firefox and allows you to see all the third parties that are tracking your movements across the Web. It will show, in real time, how that data creates a spider-web of interaction between companies and other trackers.