Category Archives: News
R.V. Murphy considers the recent buzz about hockey in Seattle.
Federal health watchdogs say they are cracking down on organizations that don’t protect the privacy and security of patient records, but data suggests otherwise. ProPublica's Charles Ornstein reports.
Congress is expected to fast track the passage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and other trade proposals as soon as next week. Deirdre Fulton reports.
President Obama uses his State of the Union address to urge military action against ISIL. But there are problems.
The FBI is using controversial FISA amendments and information collected by the NSA to expand its surveillance powers, a DOJ report found. Nadia Prupis reports.
With the dawning of a new year comes a whole new set of problems for a city to wrestle with. Raymond Murphy reports on the new district-based elections.
The three Al Jazeera journalists detained by the Egyptian government get their retrial butl remain in prison. Jon Queally reports.
Three Al Jazeera journalists marked their first year in jail in Egypt on Monday, maintaining hope that an upcoming appeal will bring good news in the case that has sparked international outrage since their arrests last year.
News from the Syrian front, courtesy of Ground Report.
Larry Geller reports on the phenomenon of police brutality, as old as the country itself.