Jail for Rep. on JW’s 2008 Corrupt Pol List

A disgraced federal lawmaker who years ago appeared on Judicial Watch’s “Ten Most Wanted Corrupt Politicians” list is finally going to jail for abusing his public office to enrich himself and his cronies. Former Arizona Congressman Rick Renzi was sentenced to three years in prison this week and must report to the Federal Bureau of […]

Rutherford Institute statement on Brandon Raub

Below is the full text of the press release issued by the Rutherford Institute, which is defending former Chesterfield Marine Brandon Raub: RUTHERFORD INSTITUTE DEFENDS MARINE ARRESTED, INCARCERATED IN PSYCH WARD & DETAINED INDEFINITELY FOR POSTING POLITICAL VIEWS, SONG LYRICS TO FACEBOOK CHESTERFIELD, VA— The Rutherford Institute has come to the defense of a former […]

Marine Corps creates law enforcement battalions

(AP)   The Marine Corps has created its first law enforcement battalions – a lean, specialized force of military police officers that it hopes can quickly deploy worldwide to help investigate crimes from terrorism to drug trafficking and train fledgling security forces in allied nations. The Corps activated three such battalions last month. Each is […]

WikiLeaks suspect wins battle over US documents

ShareThis WikiLeaks suspect wins battle over US documents 26 Jun 2012 A US military judge ordered prosecutors Monday to share more documents with WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning after defense lawyers accused them of hiding information that could help their client’s case. For months, Manning’s defense team has demanded access to reports by government agencies, including […]

U.S. Security Expands Presence at Foreign Airports

ShareThis U.S. Security Expands Presence at Foreign Airports 14 Jun 2012 An ocean away from the United States, travelers flying out of the international airport here on the west coast of Ireland are confronting one of the newest lines of defense in the war on terrorism: the United States border. In a section of this […]

U.S. Security Expands Presence at Foreign Airports

ShareThis U.S. Security Expands Presence at Foreign Airports 14 Jun 2012 An ocean away from the United States, travelers flying out of the international airport here on the west coast of Ireland are confronting one of the newest lines of defense in the war on terrorism: the United States border. In a section of this […]

Surge in suicides among US soldiers

  (AL JAZEERA)   Figures show suicides among active-duty troops now average almost one a day, outnumbering forces killed in action. Suicides are surging among US soldiers, averaging nearly one a day this year, according to statistics from the country’s defense department. The 154 suicides for active-duty troops in the first 155 days of the year […]

Surge in suicides among US soldiers

  (AL JAZEERA)   Figures show suicides among active-duty troops now average almost one a day, outnumbering forces killed in action. Suicides are surging among US soldiers, averaging nearly one a day this year, according to statistics from the country’s defense department. The 154 suicides for active-duty troops in the first 155 days of the year […]

Russia tests new missile, in warning over U.S. shield

ShareThis Russia tests new missile, in warning over U.S. shield 23 May 2012 Russia tested a new long-range missile on Wednesday that should improve its ability to penetrate missile defense systems, the military said, in Moscow’s latest warning to Washington over deployment of a missile shield in Europe. The Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) was successfully […]

NATO terrorism defendants kept in ‘observation’ cells

ShareThis NATO terrorism defendants kept in ‘observation’ cells —One of their lawyers says the jail conditions amount to ‘sensory deprivation’ intended to hamper the defense. 22 May 2012 A spokesman for Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says three anti-NATO protesters accused of terrorism conspiracy have been held around-the-clock since Saturday in white-walled observation cells, where […]