CIA Declines Lawmakers’ Request for Information on Leaks

ShareThis CIA Declines Lawmakers’ Request for Information on Leaks 08 Jun 2012 The CIA won’t respond to a U.S. House Intelligence Committee request for information about leaks of classified data, said Representative Mike Rogers (R-MI), the panel’s chairman. The committee had asked about last month’s disclosure of information on an intelligence operation that thwarted plans […]

Holder appoints U.S. attorneys to head criminal probes into leaks

ShareThis Holder appoints U.S. attorneys to head criminal probes into leaks 08 Jun 2012 Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. appointed two top federal prosecutors late Friday [LOL! Of course.] to “lead criminal investigations” into the recent leak of U.S. classified intelligence information, acting on a pledge from President Obama that his administration will not […]

Senate Will Investigate National Security Leaks About Terrorism ‘Kill List’

ShareThis Senate Will Investigate National Security Leaks About Terrorism ‘Kill List’ 05 Jun 2012 The Senate will investigate recent national security leaks to the news media in the wake of articles in The New York Times about a “kill list” for terrorists and the use of cyberweapons against Iran, a Senate official said on Tuesday. […]

Anonymous hacks Bureau of Justice, leaks 1.7GB of data

ShareThis Anonymous hacks Bureau of Justice, leaks 1.7GB of data [Awesome!] 21 May 2012 The hacktivist group Anonymous claims to have leaked 1.7GB of data belonging to the United States Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). The file, which has been uploaded as a torrent and posted on The Pirate Bay, reportedly contains internal e-mails as […]

Fracking: Answer to Our Energy Crisis, or Could it Be a Disaster for the Environment?

The Guardian March 3, 2012 Fracking – the extraction of shale gas – was halted last year after it was linked to a series of tremors in Lancashire. Drilling companies hope a decision due soon will allow them to restart operations. But protesters say fracking can lead to water contamination, methane leaks and animals dying […]

“Monsignors’ mutiny” revealed by Vatican leaks

Call it Conspiracy City. Call it Scandal City. Call it Leak City. These days the holy city has been in the news for anything but holy reasons. “It is a total mess,” said one high-ranking Vatican official who spoke, like all others, on the condition of anonymity. The Machiavellian maneuvering and machinations that have come […]

Japan finds water leaks at stricken nuclear plant

ShareThis Japan finds water leaks at stricken nuclear plant 29 Jan 2012 Japan’s stricken nuclear power plant has leaked more than 600 liters of water, forcing it to briefly suspend cooling operations at a spent-fuel pond at the weekend. The operator of the Fukushima complex, the Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco), reported two main leakages […]