[youtube]zpbW64vRrMc[/youtube] The Federal Reserve is one of the most powerful and secretive institutions in Washington, long considered beyond the reach of lawmakers. But now, as details emerge of how the Fed secretly doled out more than a trillion dollars during the financial crisis, a rare bipartisan movement in Congress demands […]

The Chinese government is publically threatening to execute corrupt judges, as well as members of the security services, who are caught taking bribes. The government leadership is getting desperate about stopping the growing public anger against corrupt officials, and the threat of rebellion, or just widespread unrest, that it implies. […]

Most hot wars of recent memory, little and big, have been resolved or nudged into remission through what is called a power-sharing agreement. The big men from most or all of the warring parties – and war is basically a guy thing, in case you hadn’t noticed – shoulder in […]

https://newstweek.com/2011-01-07-device-distorts-news-on-wireless-neworks Security researchers from Berlin-based firm, Critical Engineering, uncover the technology behind a small, seemingly harmless device that’s causing havoc at hotspots throughout Europe. Lisa Miller reports from the German capital … Many of us are familiar with this scene: starting the day with a muggachino while we catch up […]