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George Soros warns British EU exit would trigger foreign company exodus

George Soros warns British EU exit would trigger foreign company exodus | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Billionaire speculator cautions over job losses but says Europe could still be pulled apart by deflation and slow growth
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Herbalife hit by US ‘pyramid scheme’ probe - FT.com

The US Federal Trade Commission has opened a formal investigation into Herbalife, the multi-level marketing company that hedge fund manager Bill Ackman has called a pyramid scheme. Close government scrutiny of the Los Angeles-based group is the
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Underwater drones to map world's oceans - Telegraph

Underwater drones to map world's oceans - Telegraph | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
A fleet of 16 underwater drones are to trawl the world's oceans as part of a research project into mapping the world's oceans
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Snowden accuses Senate intelligence chair of hypocrisy over CIA disclosures

Snowden accuses Senate intelligence chair of hypocrisy over CIA disclosures | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
The NSA whistleblower accused Feinstein, who chairs the Senate Intelligence Committee, of hypocrisy
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Give and take in the EU-US trade deal? Sure. We give, the corporations take

Give and take in the EU-US trade deal? Sure. We give, the corporations take | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
George Monbiot: I have three challenges for the architects of a proposed transatlantic trade deal. If they reject them, they reject democracy
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Seen At 11: Daylight Saving Time Can Be A Danger To Your Health - CBS New York

Seen At 11: Daylight Saving Time Can Be A Danger To Your Health - CBS New York | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Daylight Saving Time may have serious health implications for some, making it a difficult, even potentially dangerous change.
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'Jihadist plot to take over Birmingham schools'

'Jihadist plot to take over Birmingham schools' | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Secret documents allege extremist conspiracy to remove heads and staff through dirty tricks campaign
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UK supreme court wins independence from government … in its url

UK supreme court wins independence from government … in its url | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Joshua Rozenberg: Lord Hope is finally proved right as the UK supreme court changes web address
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Bitcoin firm CEO found dead in suspected suicide

Bitcoin firm CEO found dead in suspected suicide | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Autumn Ratke a 28-year-old American CEO of bitcoin exchange firm First Meta was found dead in her Singapore apartment on Feb.
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How to Punish Putin

How to Punish Putin | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Here are the real lessons of the crisis in Ukraine: Russia is not a great power, and Vladimir Putin is hardly the master grand strategist that many American Cold Warriors have been weirdly eager to believe. Or these should be the lessons that Western leaders take away and broadcast to...
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Niagara Falls comes to a frozen halt AGAIN

Niagara Falls comes to a frozen halt AGAIN | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
For the second time in what has been a frigid winter in the Northeastern United States, Niagara falls has come to an icy halt as the six million cubic feet of water that typically flow over the falls every minute has frozen over.
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Ukraine: The Haze of Propaganda

by Timothy Snyder

Ukraine: The Haze of Propaganda<br/><br/> by Timothy Snyder | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
From Moscow to London to New York, the Ukrainian revolution has been seen through a haze of propaganda.
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St. Louis to DC, Philly: Major Travel-Disrupting Snow Looms

St. Louis to DC, Philly: Major Travel-Disrupting Snow Looms | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
A storm crossing the country will create travel nightmares for millions from the Plains to the mid-Atlantic through Monday.
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Obama threatens vetoes of bills requiring him to follow the law | WashingtonExaminer.com

Obama threatens vetoes of bills requiring him to follow the law | WashingtonExaminer.com | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
President Obama is threatening to veto a law that would allow Congress to sue him in federal courts for arbitrarily changing or refusing to enforce federal laws because it violates the separation of powers by encroaching on his presidential authority.
[T]he power the bill purports to assign to Congress to sue the President over whether he has properly discharged his constitutional obligation to take care that the laws be faithfully executed exceeds constitutional limitations, the White House Office of Management and Budget said Wednesday in a statement of administration policy. Congress may not assign such power to itself, nor may it assign to the courts the task of resolving such generalized political disputes.
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What Else Can the Obama Administration Do to Undermine U.S. Security?

What Else Can the Obama Administration Do to Undermine U.S. Security? | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
After the administration spied on Americans and lied to Congress, Feinstein's bombshell now raises even more questions about its activities.
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New America report takes aim at private college lobby on student unit record system | Inside Higher Ed

New America report takes aim at private college lobby on student unit record system | Inside Higher Ed | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
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Feinstein: CIA searched Intelligence Committee computers, violating Constitution and breaking the law

Feinstein: CIA searched Intelligence Committee computers, violating Constitution and breaking the law | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Head of intelligence panel said agency appears to have violated Constitution and federal laws.
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Scientists develop blood test to detect Alzheimer's disease

Scientists develop blood test to detect Alzheimer's disease | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
A blood test that can detect Alzheimer’s disease up to three years before the onset of symptoms has been developed by scientists who believe that it could lead to the early diagnosis of progressive dementia in elderly people.
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Paul: 'What you do on your cellphone is none of their damned business'

Paul: 'What you do on your cellphone is none of their damned business' | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Paul got the Conservative Political Action Conference's loudest applause -- by far -- and figures to be a major force in the 2016 presidential season.
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Ein Thriller als Ukraine-Drehbuch: Wenn Tom Clancy es wusste, wieso nicht die EU?

Ein Thriller als Ukraine-Drehbuch: Wenn Tom Clancy es wusste, wieso nicht die EU? | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Was jetzt in der Ukraine passiert, kann man seit 2013 im Thriller „Command Authority“ von Tom Clancy und Mark Greany nachlesen. Fragt...
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Belauschte Diplomaten: Russlands Spitzel hören mit - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Belauschte Diplomaten: Russlands Spitzel hören mit - SPIEGEL ONLINE | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Schon dreimal wurden in der Ukraine-Krise mitgeschnittene Telefonate veröffentlicht - die Opfer sind immer hochrangige Vertreter des Westens. Fünf Gründe sprechen dafür, dass Moskau dahinter steckt.
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C.I.A. Employees Face New Inquiry Amid Clashes on Detention Program

C.I.A. Employees Face New Inquiry Amid Clashes on Detention Program | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
An inquiry into the conduct of agency employees began after lawmakers complained that the C.I.A. was improperly monitoring the work of staff members of a Senate committee.
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Warren Buffett: Supposed Increase in Extreme Weather 'Hasn't Been True So Far' | CNS News

Any climate alarmist will tell you that climate change is increasing extreme weather events, but liberal billionaire Warren Buffett easily destroyed that argument.
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"War has arrived": former Ukraine interior minster | World | News | Toronto Sun

"War has arrived": former Ukraine interior minster | World | News | Toronto Sun | txwikinger-news | Scoop.it
Russia's upper house of parliament on Saturday approved a proposal by President Vladimir Putin to deploy Russian armed forces in Ukraine's Crimea region.
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