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NSA revelations force question: What do we want?

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Thursday, June 6, 2013, photo, Reem Dahir takes a peek at fiancee Abraham Ismail’s laptop as they chat at a Starbucks cafe in Raleigh, N.C. The young couple understands the need for surveillance to prevent terrorist attacks, but they worry the government went too far by gathering secreting gathering phone data from millions [&hellip...

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Nicaragua canal fast-tracked with Chinese boost

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A boater navigates over Cocibolca Lake, also known as Nicaragua Lake, near Granada, Nicaragua, Friday, June 7, 2013. A concession to build a canal across Nicaragua linking the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea, which would go through the waters of Lake...

Wizz Air jet makes safe emergency landing in Rome

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A Wizz Air jet lies on the tarmac at the Rome Leonardo da Vinci, Saturday, June 8, 2013. Airport Officials at Rome’s Leonardo da Vinci airport says a Wizz Air jet has made a safe emergency landing there after reporting a landing gear problem. Wizz Air...

‘One giant leap’ toward a NASA Armstrong center?

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated image provided by NASA shows President Dwight Eisenhower, center, commissioning Dr. T. Keith Glennan, right, as the first administrator for NASA and Dr. Hugh L. Dryden as deputy administrator, in Washington, D.C. A bill in Congress wants to...

Swedish Princess Madeleine weds New York banker

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

From left: Danish Crown Prince Frederik and his wife Crown princess Mary, Princess Marta Louise of Norway, Crown Princess Mette Marit and Crown Prince Haakon of Norway after the wedding ceremony in the Royal Chapel of Princess Madeleine of Sweden and...

San Onofre nuke plant to close after bitter fight

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Area activists gather for a news conference outside the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in San Clemente, Calif., Friday morning, June 7, 2013, after it was announced that the nuclear plant will be closing permanently. (AP Photo/The Orange County...

Since 9/11, life _ and surveillance _ made easier

June 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE- In this Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, file photo, New York Police Department security cameras are in place at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, in New York. Since Sept. 11, 2001, Americans’ expectations of privacy have diminished remarkably....

Denials in surveillance program require decoding

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A man walks past a Google sign in Mountain View, Calif., Friday, June 7, 2013. Google CEO Larry Page is denying reports linking the Internet search company to a secret government program that has provided the National Security Agency access to email and other...

Obama raises cybersecurity, economy in summit

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

President Barack Obama walks with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands as they meet for talks Friday, June 7, 2013, in Rancho Mirage, Calif. Seeking a fresh start to a complex relationship, the two leaders are retreating to the...

Global netizens worried over US spying

June 7, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated photo made available by Google shows colorful pipes sending and receiving water for cooling Google’s data center in The Dalles, Ore. The blue pipes supply cold water and the red pipes return the warm water back to be cooled. (AP...