Παρασκευή, 5 Απριλίου 2013

Inhofe Wants to Bomb N. Korea, Another Corruption Scandal Hits New York, Idaho Lawmakers Restrict Drones: P.M. Links



  • Another international pissing matchSen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) is
    buying the fear North Korea is trying to sell us and wants to
    launch a
    pre-emptive strike
    on the country. British Prime Minister

    David Cameron
    is also concerned the nuclear threat to the West
    is real.

  • Another day, another political scandal in New York. A state
    lawmaker who represents the Bronx was arrested for
    taking bribes
    in order help some developer buddies.

  • Another day, another solar power industry failure. Former
    employees of a recently shuttered (and subsidized) solar plant in
    Pennsylvania are trying to force the company into
    bankruptcy proceedings
    for its failure to pay their
    severances.

  • Idaho lawmakers have signed off on legislation to require
    police to
    get warrants to use drones
    for surveillance, except in
    emergencies.

  • Google appears to be challenging one of the
    National Security Letters
    that are used to demand the company
    hand over private data about users.

  • The United States is offering
    a $5 million reward
    for information leading to the capture and
    conviction of brutal warlord Joseph Kony.


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