US intelligence agencies warn that the Obamacare website could contain malware, after finding that developers with links to the Belarusian government worked on the site. The White House insisted, meanwhile, that 22,000 botched Obamacare enrollments actually represented a "very small percentage" of the total number of people enrolled on the website.
- Internet companies are pushing the federal government to make more substantive reforms to NSA surveillance after being permitted to reveal how many FISA court requests they get a year.
- Training materials obtained via FOIA request describe how the DEA creates a parallel chain of evidence to conceal its surveillance program.
- A state trooper on New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's security detail was arrested for allegedly shoplifting gun accessories from a sporting goods store in Pennsylvania.
- Developers of a sketching app called "Paper" are upset Facebook is using the same totally generic but totally apt name for its new reader app.
- The Afghan president Hamid Karzai may be in "clandestine contact" with the Taliban.
Tulane Canceled a Talk by the Author of an Acclaimed Anti-Racism Book After Students Said the Event Was 'Violent'
In Life of a Klansman, Edward Ball reckons with a white supremacist ancestor. Try explaining that to the students.
Growing calls to defund or abolish cops in the wake of police-brutality protests are at odds with what most African Americans actually want.
Senate Republicans' $1 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Bill Includes Billions for New Fighter Jets, Attack Helicopters, and Missiles
Much of the military spending in the GOP's HEALS Act replaces funding that was redirected to pay for Trump's border wall.
Portland's Northwest Film Center pulls film from summer drive-in schedule after critics say it promotes "school-to-prison pipeline."
The Democratic Party presidential candidate attacks Donald Trump's mental faculties while revealing his own issues.