Atlanta Journal Constitution
Frustration mounts as Rand Paul refuses to accelerate Senate NSA votes
The Capitol Hill impasse over federal surveillance powers continued Monday, as Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) refused to yield to pressure from the White House and fellow Republicans to step aside and allow the reinstatement of key USA Patriot Act provisions that ...
Rand Paul assumes high ground as Patriot Act domestic spying expires
As controversial provisions of Patriot Act expire, we need an alternative that ...
Patriot Act backers scramble to save NSA phone snooping powers
Al Jazeera America
Chinese ship carrying 458 sinks in storm on Yangtze
A Chinese passenger ship carrying 458 people on the Yangtze River sank in a storm Monday night, state media reported. Eight people were saved, including the captain and the chief engineer, and Chinese President Xi Jinping ordered "all-out rescue efforts," ...
China: ship carrying more than 450 people sinks in Yangtze river
Boat with more than 450 people sinks in China's Yangtze
China's Premier Li travelling to site of ferry accident - Xinhua | Reuters
Supreme Court allows suit by Muslim woman who says headscarf cost her a job
The Supreme Court on Monday fortified a federal law requiring accommodations for employees and job-seekers because of their religious beliefs. In a lopsided vote, the court revived a lawsuit against clothing retailer Abercrombie and Fitch filed after a ...
SCOTUS rules in favor of Muslim woman in suit against Abercrombie and Fitch
Abercrombie headscarf case: Supreme Court rules for Muslim job applicant (+ ...
Abercrombie decision will force companies to adjust policies, attorneys say
Jenner reveals new name Caitlyn, breaks Twitter record
LOS ANGELES Former Olympic athlete and reality TV star Bruce Jenner, who is transitioning to life as a woman, revealed her new name as Caitlyn Jenner on Monday and posed in a white strapless leotard on the cover of Vanity Fair magazine. In a video on ...
Public roll out of Caitlyn Jenner gets high marks
Caitlyn Jenner just broke another world record – this time on Twitter
This Twitter Bot Corrects You If You Misgender Caitlyn Jenner
Graham brings hawkish views, and feud with Paul, to campaign
Sen. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) launched his campaign for president Monday on the promise of a muscular national security strategy, hoisting his bitter rivalry with Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) from the Senate chamber onto the 2016 campaign trail. As he kicked ...
Lindsey Graham Enters White House Race With Emphasis on National Security
Lindsey Graham's Hometown Celebrates its Native Hawk
Lindsey Graham: the Republican who wants to tackle climate change (+video)
Investigation: Undercover agents snuck fake explosives, banned weapons past ...
Undercover agents were able to sneak fake explosives and banned weapons through Transportation Security Administration checkpoints, in an investigation that revealed a massive, system-wide security failure at America's airports. The findings were part of ...
Reforms ordered after US airports fail security testing
US tightens airport security after screeners fail undercover tests
TSA screeners failed tests to detect explosives, weapons
Wall Street Journal
Intel to buy Altera for $16.7 billion
Intel agreed to buy Altera for $16.7 billion as the world's biggest chipmaker seeks to make up for slowing demand from the PC industry by expanding its lineup of higher-margin chips used in data centers. By combining with Altera, Intel will be able to bundle its ...
Intel CEO Accelerates Shift From PCs
Altera purchase could signal start of acquisition wave
Intel seals its largest acquisition with $16.7bn deal for Altera
New York Times
Sepp Blatter's Top FIFA Deputy Is Said to Have Transferred Money Central to ...
New York Times
Federal authorities believe that Sepp Blatter's top lieutenant at FIFA made $10 million in bank transactions that are central elements of the bribery scandal engulfing international soccer, United States officials and others briefed on the case said Monday.
Former FIFA exec's son agreed to cooperate with US in 2013 - records
Sepp Blatter's top FIFA aide reportedly behind $10-million payment
FIFA scandal deepens as Blatter aide linked to payments
New York Daily News
Dog dies after forgotten inside Petco's drying cage during routine grooming: owner
New York Daily News
A routine dog grooming ended in one of the worse ways possible. A 2-year-old golden retriever was allegedly baked to death inside of a Virginia Petco's drying cage after the groomer forgot about the pooch and left for the day, according to the dog's ...
Pet owner: Dog died after being left in Petco drying cage
Dog Dies After Being Left in Petco Dryer, Owner Says
Woman Says Dog Died After Left in Drying Cage
Los Angeles Times
Ellen Pao files appeal in Silicon Valley gender discrimination case
Los Angeles Times
Ellen Pao filed a notice of appeal Monday in a high-profile gender discrimination case, just two months after a San Francisco jury found a powerful venture capital firm did not discriminate against Pao when she was fired in 2012. lRelated Ellen Pao verdict: No ...
Ellen Pao Plans Appeal of Sexism Case She Lost to VC Firm
Ellen Pao Appeals in Sex-Discrimination Case Against Kleiner Perkins
Woman Behind Silicon Valley Sex Bias Suit Appealing Verdict