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- New Obama adviser Podesta is against Keystone but will steer clear of pipeline deliberations
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By Matt Kibbe
Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Der Spiegel
, "The Mirror") is a German weekly magazine, published in Hamburg. It is one of Europe's largest publications of its kind with a weekly circulation of more than one million. - Source: Wikipedia
German President Joachim Gauck will not attend the Winter Olympics in Russia next year over concerns about human rights.
As outrage in Europe grows, lawmakers are defending U.S. surveillance practices — including phone tapping — and saying other nations likely engage in similar spying, even if their leaders don't know it.
It’s not enough that the United States spied on Mexico, but new documents released from former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden reveal that America targeted its touted friend and ally, former President Felipe Calderon, and placed him under surveillance.
One of the 30 former Auschwitz guards under investigation by Germany's prosecutor's office is an Israeli citizen, German magazine Der Spiegel reported.
German email companies are turning a profit off the NSA spying scandal by stealing away business from the likes of Google, Yahoo and Microsoft.
A German bakery chain is hoping to turn a sweet profit by selling NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden-themed treats that pay homage to the U.S. fugitive many here regard as a hero.
President Obama, the former college lecturer on constitutional law, got a lecture on privacy rights Wednesday from German Chancellor Angela Merkel and faced tough questions from the German press about his perceived failure to be less warlike after winning the Nobel Peace Prize.
A prominent genetics expert from Harvard Medical School wants to make one thing perfectly clear: He is NOT looking for a woman to bear a Neanderthal baby. Not even an adventurous one.
The European Central Bank’s two former chief economists are criticizing the institution's plan to buy unlimited amounts of government bonds.
Greece might need a third international rescue package worth 50 billion euros ($66 billion) in 2015, the German weekly magazine Der Spiegel reported Sunday.
As we approach the festive season - the elongated, en- chanting month from Thanksgiving through Christ- mas to New Year's - my mind has been drifting through various memorable past holidays. Some have been personal, including the last one with my father before he died. But one that stands out for historic reasons is Christmas 1991.
Four of the high-profile media organizations that have collaborated with WikiLeaks on its release of secret documents on Friday condemned the group's disclosure of its entire archive of uncensored U.S. State Department cables.
A suicide bomber wearing a police uniform blew himself up during a meeting at a provincial governor's compound Saturday in northern Afghanistan, killing two NATO troops and four Afghans, officials said.
Reports of a U.S. "death squad" in Afghanistan, complete with the publication of gory photographs, have failed to attract the intense political or media attention afforded a previous war scandal — the mistreatment of Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib.
Paging Seymour Hersh. White courtesy telephone, please. A scandal of epic proportions is being completely ignored by the media -- including the AWOL Mr. Hersh, who, among others, broke the Abu Ghraib story.