Issa, Obama in showdown over trans-Pacific pact

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) has taken the unprecedented step of leaking a secret U.S. trade document, in hopes of pressuring President Barack Obama's more…

OPEC sued for 'economic terrorism'

by Bob Unruh -- An activist lawyer who has taken on leaders such as Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Bill Clinton and Hugo Chavez has traveled to Austria to serve, personally, officials at OPEC with more…

Carney dodges question on skyjacker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- With Barack Obama's campaign moving up to full throttle, some of the issues that remain unresolved from the 2008 campaign undoubtedly will be revived, possibly including his relationship more…

Bank runs hit Greece

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Stocks faded in the final hour of trading Tuesday to finish lower after a transcript from the Greek meeting showed deposits leaving the banking system, fueling speculation more…

Is it better to love or be loved?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A message in a bottle, posing a question about love and dropped into the sea off Indonesia, has been found over a year later and more more…

Post-9/11 interrogations 'saved American lives'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer Z6Pi9isM] When terrorists attacked the United States on September 11, 2001, the U.S. intelligence community was woefully unprepared for the work that had to come next – more…

Poll: Most users don't trust Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Facebook’s public offering will be the largest and perhaps most highly anticipated Internet deal in history. But faced with great expectations, Facebook is staring down some unnerving more…

Iran executes accused Israeli spy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) Iran has hanged a man it said was an agent for Israeli intelligence agency Mossad whom it convicted of killing one of its nuclear scientists in 2010, more…

Ex-Murdoch editor faces charges in hacking case

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of News International, is to be charged over allegations that she tried to conceal evidence from detectives investigating phone hacking more…

Global-warming policies and the threat to U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Kevin Mooney WASHINGTON – Contrary to what Defense Secretary Leon Panetta told an environmental organization earlier this month, the threat to America's geopolitical standing comes not from more…