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What we know and don't know about the alleged Kingston terrorist plot

The city of Kingston, Ont., is still reeling after a young person was charged with terrorism-related offences following thousands of hours of investigation by multiple police agencies and raids on two homes. Here...

Data privacy abuses prompt calls for Federal Trade Commission to bare teeth

Last spring, soon after Facebook acknowledged that the data of tens of millions of its users had improperly been obtained by the political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica, a top enforcement official at the...

Cell signal puts Cohen outside Prague around time of purported Russian meeting

A mobile phone traced to President Donald Trump’s former lawyer and “fixer” Michael Cohen briefly sent signals ricocheting off cell towers in the Prague area in late summer 2016, at the height of the presidential...

Some Japanese-Americans Wrongfully Imprisoned During WWII Oppose Census Question

Enlarge this image Sharon Sakamoto, 75, was born inside a prison camp after the U.S. government used census data to locate and wrongfully incarcerate people of...

Justice Department charges 2 hackers with alleged Chinese intelligence ties

ASSOCIATED PRESS A poster displayed during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington shows two Chinese citizens suspected to be with the group APT 10 carrying out...

A New Old Threat – Countering the Return of Chinese Industrial Cyber Espionage

This article was originally published by the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) on 6 December 2018. Image courtesy of The White House/FlickrChina is once again conducting cyber-enabled theft of U.S. intellectual...

US Officials: China Tops List of Security Threats

In-Depth Coverage By Jeff Seldin December 12, 2018Top U.S. officials are sounding new alarms about China, warning that Beijing, more than Russia, poses the most serious long-term threat to the United States.The...

DOJ 'not a tool of trade' in China dispute, official vows, despite Trump suggestion

As critics blast President Donald Trump for suggesting he might “intervene” in the Justice Department’s pending prosecution of a prominent Chinese executive so his administration can resolve a growing trade dispute...

The US government’s ongoing battle with Chinese telecom giant Huawei, explained

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei has been in the headlines recently after Canadian authorities arrested one of its top executives as part of a United States extradition order. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei’s chief...

Asylum denials jump; immigration judges' discretion attacked

MEXICO CITY, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- New data about the number of asylum applications granted by the United States this year show how the Trump administration has dramatically narrowed asylum granted to people fleeing...


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