In-Q-Tel, the investment arm of the CIA and the wider intelligence community, is putting cash into Visible Technologies, a software firm that specializes in monitoring social media.
The Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the constitutionality of the state's indoor smoking ban, but rejected criminal enforcement of the voter approved measure.
In this exclusive report, Al Jazeera's Dan Nolan found that Western companies, involved at all levels of the business, can now expect to make up to half a million dollars from the average $2 million "ransom and release" contracts they are awarded to
Dear Editor, There are many billboards throughout the valley proclaiming that "If you own property - You owe taxes". Perhaps as a follow-up to your successful "It's not my debt" billboard campaign, you can brRead Letter
A piece of heavy equipment was used to topple two towers for Everett radio station KRKO, and the national Earth Liberation Front says their members are responsible. [A neighbor] said he got up and left his house in time to see one of the two towers fall. He then grabbed a shotgun and charged across the field, chasing a man he says he saw getting out of the excavator used to knock down the towers.
City builds a well house on man's private property and then after he bulldozes the structure they steal the bulldozer and arrest him.
“Let’s leave this clear,” Mr. Chávez said during a live broadcast of
his Sunday television program. “Golf is a bourgeois sport,” he said,
repeating the word “bourgeois” as if he were swallowing castor oil.
As Americans begin to survey the extensive damage unfolding around them, the United States federal government looks in the mirror and is horrified. America's freedom fighters, creditors, and victims might welcome this monumental turning point.
Now that GM is owned by selfless federal officials, not those greedy, profit-seeking capitalists, the company will be an enormous success and become the hope and inspiration for socialists everywhere.
[Borders] are created to observe and control your movements, to milk your bank accounts, and to psychologically reinforce the claim that you are, for all practical purposes, the property of “your” government.
"The sensationalized story of man mowing the grass at one of our parks has taken on a life of its own," the release stated. "Sensationalism in journalism is irresponsible. The process should not be politicized."
Richard Epstein of the University of Chicago and Stanford University's Hoover Institution talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the rule of law, takings, and government interventions.
Tiller put his life on the line to provide women with life-saving safe abortions, in despite of the outrage of the entitled majority, and in the face of physical threats, day after day, showing not just boldness, but real courage, and honor.
No one informed Betancourt that his American citizenship was in question before – not in all the presidential elections he's voted in, not when he served in the Marines and not when he first became an emergency medical technician a decade ago.
The movie companies argued that "RealDVD" software should be banned because it violates copyright law and agreed-upon encryption methods. RealNetworks said that DVD owners have a "fair use" right to make copies of their own DVDs.
"On July 4, we are giving America a special gift," Salazar said. The crown of the Statue of Liberty will reopen July 4 for the first time since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Thirty visitors an hour, chosen by lottery, will be allow
If water falls out of the sky and into a pool of water on my property, I’ll be damned if I am going to pay the Feds, Corp USA, one red cent to drink it. Do you hear that Senator Feingold? You can take your S 787 and shove it!
The positions of lenders are eviscerated to give control to the union trust and the government. The emergent companies are given market preference through taxpayer financing and government warrantee guarantees.
“What nobody owns, nobody takes care of.” This is as true for oceans as it is for anything else. Piracy is just one manifestation of nobody taking care of what nobody owns when that “what” is the sea.
Jack in the Box is resisting the efforts of municipal planners, politicians, bureaucrats, and their developer partners to remove the profitable restaurants from Chandler and Tempe--so the property can be used for more trendy and upscale purposes.
Environmentalists and others like to gather it in containers for use in drier times. But state law says it belongs to those who bought the rights to waterways.
Eminent domain is a recognized and legitimate function of government. However, the law prescribes that the need for the land must be real and that fair market value be paid to the impacted property owners.
Thomas Jefferson stated that in our system of justice, we are endowed with certain inalienable rights. Our rights are largely protected by the Bill of Rights. Ideally, under the Bill of Rights, the government does not grant these rights because they
[You really have to love any story, anywhere, any time that includes this last sentence:] Meanwhile, the city's legal department is looking to see what, if anything, it can do about the First Amendment banner.
America's freedom fighters have mourned their loss and are preparing to move on.
It's as ethical as an income tax, an invasion and occupation of Iraq, or a court that forbids the use of the Constitution, but in 2008 it's the way we do things in the United States of America.
An SPCA employee and his cohort in crime with the local police demand access to private property absent a search warrant to inspect a horse shelter. While videotaping the encounter, the son of the owner is threatened, handcuffed and kidnapped by the