Al-Qaida franchises expanding operations

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Government gets serious about cybersecurity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Steve Elwart A bill has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives that would be the start of a coordinated cybersecurity information sharing program. The bill, more…

Iran test-fires missiles in Gulf exercise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran said on Monday it had successfully test-fired what it described as two long-range missiles, flexing its military muscle in the face of more…

Canada: Taxpayer-subsidized crack pipes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VANCOUVER — Crack addicts in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside have started receiving free crack pipes as part of a Vancouver Coastal Health Authority harm reduction strategy aimed at curbing more…

Who leaked climate scientists' emails?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- For two years, the mystery has endured: who set out to undercut climate scientists by publishing more than 1,000 of their private e-mails on the Internet? The original more…

Girl sacrificed, her liver offered to gods

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) A seven-year-old Indian girl was murdered in a tribal sacrifice and her liver offered to the gods to improve crop growth, police in the central state more…

Iran makes 1st atomic fuel rod

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TEHRAN, Iran (AP) –  Iranian scientists have produced the nation's first nuclear fuel rod, a feat of engineering the West has doubted Tehran capable of, the country's nuclear more…

Ex-Mossad chief on how to stop Iran’s nukes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Iran's suspected illicit nuclear program can be stopped militarily by hitting targets other than the country's nuclear sites, the former chief of Israel's Mossad intelligence agency said today more…

Islamists force nation to close luxury spas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) — Maldives ordered hundreds of its luxury resorts to close their spas nearly a week after a protest led by opposition parties demanding a halt to "anti-Islamic" more…

Welcome to the all-new WND

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – After nearly 15 years, the oldest name in independent news on the Internet is being retired. On New Year's Day 2012, "America's Independent News Network" got more…