TSA security agents to be deployed in UK airports for Olympics

ShareThis TSA security agents to be deployed in UK airports for Olympics [Insert eye-roll *here.*] 18 Jul 2012 The US Transport Security Administration has reportedly prepared its personnel to be deployed in UK airports for the Olympic Games. The US agents will apply their skills to help their UK colleagues bolster security during the event. […]

BP Owes $192 Billion for Gulf Oil Disaster, Not $15 Billion Settlement It’s Seeking

ShareThis BP Owes $ 192 Billion for Gulf Oil Disaster, Not $ 15 Billion Settlement It’s Seeking 11 Jun 2012 On Friday, the Financial Times reported that BP is hoping to reach an agreement with U.S. authorities which would require it to pay under $ 15 billion to settle all criminal and civil penalties arising […]

Florida judge rules red light cameras unconstitutional

A man from Pasco County, Fla., who got nabbed by a traffic camera to catch red light runners believes the camera was wrong — both in snapping his license plate and constitutionally. On the constitutional front, Thomas Filippone now has a county judge’s ruling to back him up. The Tampa Bay Tribune reports that Filippone […]

Obama Signs Global Internet Treaty Worse Than SOPA

Months before the debate about Internet censorship raged as SOPA and PIPA dominated the concerns of web users, President Obama signed an international treaty that would allow companies in China or any other country in the world to demand ISPs remove web content in the US with no legal oversight whatsoever. The Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement […]

Amazon, Indiana strike state sales tax deal

By Reuters, The Chicago Tribune Amazon.com and Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels unveiled an agreement on Monday that may mean that the world’s largest Internet retailer starts collecting sales tax in the state in 2014. Amazon will voluntarily begin collecting Indiana sales tax on Internet purchases on Jan 1, 2014, or 90 days from any federal […]

Taliban leaders held at Guantanamo Bay to be released in peace talks deal

ShareThis Taliban leaders held at Guantánamo Bay to be released in peace talks deal 03 Jan 2012 The US has agreed in principle to release high-ranking Taliban officials from Guantánamo Bay in return for the Afghan insurgents’ agreement to open a political office for peace negotiations in Qatar, the Guardian has learned. According to sources […]

End of Nations: Canada, the US and the “Security Perimeter”

“American President Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Harper have unveiled a new border security agreement that has received scant attention in the American media. However, far from being a new arrangement, what this accord represents is only the latest in a chain of usurpations of national sovereignty. ” Video from: YouTube.com GlobalResearchTV.ca Red Ice Creations […]

UN and Iraq Agree to Relocate Thousands of Iranian Refugees

The Intel Hub December 27, 2011 NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) — The United Nations (UN) on Monday announced that it has signed an agreement with the Government of Iraq to relocate thousands of Iranian exiles living in a camp in the north-eastern part of the country. The residents of Camp New Iraq, formerly known as […]

Napolitano says lone wolf terror threat growing

U.S. Homeland Security Director Janet Napolitano says the risk of “lone wolf” attackers is on the rise as the global terrorist threat has shifted in recent years. Napolitano is also warning about the need to keep dangerous travelers from reaching the United States and urging European partners to finalize a deal on sharing passenger data. […]

Yemen’s president signs deal to hand over power

After months of unrest that have brought his country to the edge of civil war, Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh signed an agreement in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to hand over power to his vice president in a deal that leaves him immune from prosecution in the deaths of protesters. The agreement reached with the […]