Lawsuit Seeks to Ban Google from US Government ContractsThe U.S. Labor Department is trying to bar Google from doing business with the federal government unless the internet company turns over confidential information about thousands of its employees.
Baltimore Police Using Technology Secretly To Tap Into Thousands Of Cell PhonesThe revelation the police were using the technology secretly was first reported by our media partner The Baltimore Sun after a city detective testified about if the first time Wednesday in open court.
Baltimore Police Often Surveil Cellphones Amid US SecrecyThe Baltimore Police Department has used secretive cellphone surveillance equipment 4,300 times and believes it is under orders by the U.S. government to withhold evidence from criminal trials and ignore subpoenas in cases where the device is used, a police officer testified Wednesday.
Senate Passes $1.1 trillion Spending Bill, Sends To ObamaA $1.1 trillion spending bill is on its way to President Barack Obama for his signature.
GM Buys Back $5.5 Billion In Stock From The U.S. GovernmentA General Motors buyback will reduce the federal government's stake in the automaker by 40 percent.