US Ports May Be Open to Cyberthreats

According to a report written by Cmdr. Joseph Kramek, who serves in the Coast Guard Office of Congressional Affairs, US ports are wide open to a cyberattack. Read more »

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Trump's public lands rollback is on shaky ethical ground

The effect of the Trump revolution is to redefine the “public” in public lands, or at least the public that matters. Those with a financial stake in mining, grazing and logging now enjoy preferred status.
16 hours 20 min ago

The right medicine for Zuckerberg to cure Facebook

I can understand that it was initially difficult for Facebook to believe that its product was at fault, but there is no longer any excuse for inaction.
16 hours 21 min ago

Trump talks North Korea, trade with Chinese President Xi

The White House says President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are hopeful that talks between North Korea and South Korea "might prompt a change in North Korea's destructive behavior."
16 hours 21 min ago

Freedom Caucus in spotlight as shutdown looms

The House Freedom Caucus styles itself as the principled champion of limited government and the rule of law. More often, its members are partisan gunslingers, attack dogs during President Barack Obama’s administration and lap dogs for President Donald Trump.
16 hours 56 min ago

Conveying Trump’s words is no easy task

What mattered much more was what Trump’s words really meant, and what the responsibilities of journalists were in conveying that meaning in some sensible way.
16 hours 58 min ago

Bahrain radar shows Qatar jets near UAE planes

Bahrain released radar tracks on Tuesday it said showed Qatari fighter jets passing by Emirati commercial airliners bound for the island nation, encounters which set off a new dispute pitting Qatar against the Gulf nations that have been boycotting it since last summer.
17 hours 2 min ago