WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange called Facebook “the most appalling spying machine ever invented” ..
Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke used the term “fiscal cliff,” it quickly became the newest Washington buzzphrase. As the deadline to avert the cliff nears, it has overtaken the European debt crisis as the most talked-about story in the financial media. The fiscal cliff refers to the enactment of a number of laws that would, if not changed before Jan. 1, 2013,
Bradley Manning is accused of leaking 720,000 diplomatic and military documents. The US soldier accused of leaking thousands of government secrets struggled with emotional problems and gender issues, a court has heard…
So the first day of the Bradley Manning “article 32 hearing” has ended, raising the question: what, if anything, have we learned from it?..
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange made a last-ditch effort Tuesday to stave off his extradition to Sweden over sex-crime allegations, filing papers to see if he can win an audience and appeal..
U.S. press secretary Jay Carney.
Over two days, the White House has offered several contradictory versions of events, including misidentifying which of Bin Laden’s sons was killed and wrongly saying his wife died in gunfire…
In an interview with Steve Kroft for this Sunday’s “60 Minutes” conduced today, President Obama said he won’t release post-mortem images of Osama bin Laden taken to prove his death.
Senior Pakistani security officials said Osama bin Laden’s daughter had confirmed her father was captured alive and shot dead by the…
The images, being described as ‘graphic’, are bound to stir emotions in the east and the west, and will likely become the most viewed photographs in modern history…
Bank of America announced it would “not process transactions of any type that we have reason to believe are intended for Wikileaks,” citing “Wikileaks might be engaged in activities … inconsistent with our internal policies for processing payments”. WikiLeaks responded in a tweet by encouraging their supporters who were BoA customer to close their accounts..