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The Maker Of 'Off' Mosquito Repellent Is Preparing To Take On Zika

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 01.05.2017 | Impact

SC Johnson is gearing up to whack a lot more mosquitoes. The home chemicals giant, which makes the insect repellent Off and the insecticide Raid, anno...

Thieves Used This Ancient Gravestone To Steal $45k Of Jewelry

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.27.2015 | Crime

A thief used an ancient granite gravestone to smash into a jewelry store and steal $45,000 worth of bangles, rings and bracelets. Police said an Art N...

Stupid Questions 30300 Series: Hillaryservergate

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 08.18.2016 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

Making sure only persons with the highest security clearances could gain access to this server or the data contained on the server is critical to the security of this nation.

A Look at the Essential Navy SEAL Books of the Global War on Terrorism

Scott DiMarco | Posted 02.08.2015 | Books
Scott DiMarco

With the latest news about controversies of Navy SEAL Mark Owen writing a book about killing Osama bin Laden, and the naming of former SEALs involved in the mission, SEALs are on everyone's mind.

Libya's PM Demands Explanation For U.S. Raid

Reuters | Posted 12.06.2013 | World

TRIPOLI, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Libya's Prime Minister Ali Zeidan on Sunday asked U.S. authorities to explain a military raid in Tripoli to capture a Lib...

What Happens After We Bomb Syria?

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.26.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

There are no easy answers, and there may in fact be no good answers either. There may in fact be only bad options, struggling to define which is the worst outcome.

Puppy Mill Horror Uncovered in Mississippi

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 07.22.2013 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Puppy mills, by definition, come up short on animal welfare, taking moral and practical shortcuts in order to churn out dogs for the pet trade - by co...

Gerry Smith

Microsoft Takedown Busts Up Global Cybercrime Ring | Gerry Smith | Posted 02.07.2013 | Technology

Thousands of computer users around the world received startling news Wednesday when they tried to search online: their PCs were infected and used by h...

The Osama Bin Laden Raid -- What You Don't Know

Michael Kay | Posted 01.19.2013 | World
Michael Kay

As an experienced and recently retired assault helicopter pilot and mission commander in the Royal Air Force, I spent 20 years working with UK and U.S. special forces in pursuit of terrorists from Northern Ireland to Kosovo and Macedonia to Baghdad.

Occupy Oakland March On Anniversary Of Violent Raid

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 12.26.2012 | San Francisco
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Photo Credit: Youth Radio Protesters march through downtown Oakland one year after the Occupy Oakland camp was raided by police. By Chaz Hubbard and ...

Gerry Smith

Microsoft Raids Offices in Two States To Disrupt Massive Botnet | Gerry Smith | Posted 03.26.2012 | Technology

Cyber investigators from Microsoft, joined by a team of United States marshals, raided offices in Pennsylvania and Illinois Friday to disrupt a global...

Corrections Officer Charged In 1997 Rape Of 10-Year-Old Girl

Posted 11.22.2011 | Chicago

A Cook County sheriff's correctional officer has been charged with sexual assault of his 10-year-old step daughter based on DNA results from a rape ki...

Free Trips to Tijuana

Jorge-Mario Cabrera | Posted 08.31.2011 | Los Angeles
Jorge-Mario Cabrera

"If you want a free trip to Tijuana, stop by Union Station." That's the smart-alecky text message a friend of mine received as news of an immigration...

War and "Peace," Gaza-Style

Heather Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Heather Robinson

Given the tendency of international media and governments to jump on Israel at any opportunity, and given Israel's need for allies at this precarious time, might it have been better to just let this ship pass?

The IDF's Epic Tactical Fail

Howard Schweber | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Howard Schweber

Based on numerous reports from various parties, my conclusion is that the IDF raid on the Mavi Marmara was a tactical failure of the first order. The obvious question is "okay, so what would you have done?" Here's my answer.

Holder's Baby Step On Medical Marijuana

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Obama's plan is good news for medical marijuana advocates, but although this is a historic shift in the War on Drugs, it does not go far enough because it does not resolve the illogic of the underlying legal issue.

Battle For The West: The ACORN Raid and Obama's 'Thug Thizzle'

Ryan Rivera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ryan Rivera

(AP photo) Nevada authorities raided the Las Vegas offices of a group registering voters in low income communities seeking evidence of voter registra...

Police Raid Protester Houses In Advance Of Republican Convention

The Uptake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Uptake

Authorities acting under untested preventive riot statutes burst into the private residences in full riot gear, handcuffed residents and carted away computers. Bloggers Glen Greenwald and Jane Hamsher visited the homes during the raids.