Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:15:58 GMT
Detroit Free Press
Hunkerin' down: Tens of millions brace for worst as historic blizzard pummels ...
Tens of millions across the northeast and New England hunkered down Monday to ride out an historic blizzard, while power crews across the region anticipated massive outages amid hurricane-force winds and plunging temperatures. Forecasters were ...
Conn., Mass., NJ ban road travel as huge storm hits Northeast
Blizzard 2015: Travel Shuts Down as Storm Slams the Northeast
Blizzard Brings Northeast US to a Grinding Halt
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:47:30 GMT
White House gets drone defense wake-up call
Secret Service officers search the south grounds of the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). The quadcopter drone that crashed onto the White House grounds overnight has highlighted the growing security threat ...
Drone incident at White House highlights long-studied, still-unsolved security gap
White House drone
Drone Crash At White House Raises Wider Security Concerns
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:07:50 GMT
Obama Leading a High-Powered Delegation to Saudi Arabia
New York Times
NEW DELHI — President Obama will take a bipartisan delegation of prominent current and former officials with him when he flies to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to offer his condolences on the death of King Abdullah, the White House announced. Joining the ...
Saudi Stock Market to Open to Foreigners as Planned
Obama leading delegation of US dignitaries to Saudi Arabia
The Department of Defense is sponsoring a writing contest in honor of late Saudi ...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 04:56:39 GMT
Fidel Castro Backs US-Cuba Thaw in Letter to State Media
Fidel Castro lent his support to a thaw in U.S.-Cuban relations, the first public comments by the former president since the agreement was reached last month, according to a letter published in state media. “We will always defend the cooperation and ...
Fidel Castro: 'I don't trust the politics of the United States'
Fidel Castro appears to lend support to Cuba talks with US
Fidel Castro writes statement on shift in Cuba-US relations
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:00:12 GMT
FBI charges 3 Russian spies in New York
The Week Magazine
The FBI announced Monday that it has charged three people in connection to a Russian spy ring. Authorities said that the defendants tried to recruit New Yorkers as intelligence sources. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, and FBI ...
Alleged Russian spy arrested in New York City
1 Arrested, 2 Sought In Alleged Russian Spy Ring In New York
Helping News Agency Used as Evidence Against Alleged Russian Spy in US
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:08:38 GMT
Senate Democrats block swift passage of Keystone XL pipeline bill
Christian Science Monitor
Senate supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport crude oil from a private Canadian company to Texas oil refineries, failed to get the 60 votes needed to limit debate on the controversial project.
How an Obama veto on Keystone XL could be good for bipartisanship
US Senate blocks swift passage of Keystone XL pipeline bill
First Draft | Senate Democrats Delay GOP Attempt to Force Keystone Vote
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:37:59 GMT
Could popular traffic app Waze be used to target police?
San Jose Mercury News
Some law enforcement officials are worried that Google's popular traffic tracking app Waze endangers police by showing where their squad cars are located. But the concern may not be widely shared. Representatives of several Bay Area law enforcement ...
LAPD Chief Claims Google's Waze Helps Cop-Killers, Pushes for Changes or Ban