Influential scholars, including government officials and private nonprofit sector leaders, have expressed their view that the benefits of big data must be carefully balanced with patient privacy concerns.
Despite doubts about its effectiveness and transparency, European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly said she remains optimistic about the European citizens’ initiative project, whose first signatures were collected nearly two years ago.
Russia is not responsible for the crisis in Ukraine. Hacked phone calls reveal the critical role that Washington played in orchestrating the putsch and selecting the coup's leaders. Moscow was not involved in any of these activities.
Six weeks after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, the multinational search team has brought in an autonomous underwater drone to comb through the ocean floor for wreckage, launching the hunt in another direction.
Search crews will for the first time send a robotic submarine deep into the Indian Ocean on Monday to try to determine whether underwater signals detected by sound-locating equipment are from the missing Malaysian jet's black boxes, the leader of...