Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
New cyberweapon discovered; Iranian computers hit Flame is the third major cyberweapon discovered in the past two years ... Kaspersky said it had detected the program in hundreds of computers, mainly in Iran but also in Israel, the Palestinian territories, Sudan, Syria, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and Egypt. 05/29/2012 - 3:17 pm | View Link
New cyberweapon discovered; Iran computers hit LONDON (AP) – A massive, data-slurping cyberweapon is circulating in the Middle East, and computers in Iran appear to have been particularly affected, according to a Russian Internet security firm. Moscow-based Kaspersky Lab ZAO said the "Flame" virus ... 05/29/2012 - 7:39 am | View Link
New cyberweapon discovered; Iranian computers hit LONDON (AP) — A massive data-slurping cyberweapon is circulating in the Middle East, a Russian Internet security firm reported Monday, saying that computers in Iran appear to have ... and functionality of the newly discovered malicious program exceed ... 05/29/2012 - 4:45 am | View Link
New cyberweapon discovered; Iranian computers hit LONDON (AP) - A massive, data-slurping cyberweapon is circulating in the Middle East, and computers in Iran appear to have been particularly ... Flame is the third major cyberweapon discovered in the past two years, and Kaspersky’s conclusion that ... 05/29/2012 - 3:36 am | View Link
New cyberweapon discovered; Iranian computers hit Computers in Iran appear to have been particularly affected ... something that would give the virus' controllers time to adjust their tactics if they were discovered. As for Flame's purpose, "maybe it's just espionage," he said. "Maybe it's also sabotage." 05/28/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Stuxnet Stuxnet is a computer worm that was discovered in June 2010. It was designed to attack industrial Programmable Logic Controllers or PLCs. PLCs allow the automation of ... 07/28/2014 - 2:34 am | View Website
Cracking Stuxnet, a 21st-century cyber weapon When first discovered in 2010, the Stuxnet computer worm posed a baffling puzzle. Beyond its sophistication loomed a more troubling mystery: its purpose. 07/28/2014 - 2:05 am | View Website
Cyber Snake plagues Ukraine networks An aggressive cyber weapon called Snake has infected dozens of Ukrainian computer networks including government systems in one of the most sophisticated attacks of ... 03/7/2014 - 9:20 pm | View Website
South Korea pushes for cyber weapon to undermine North ... According to a report from Yonhap News Agency, South Korea has announced its intention to create a sophisticated cyberwarfare virus designed to undermine No... 02/24/2014 - 6:56 pm | View Website
Stuxnet's Secret Twin Three years after it was discovered, Stuxnet, the first publicly disclosed cyberweapon, continues to baffle military strategists, computer security experts ... 11/18/2013 - 6:57 pm | View Website
It has been more than two years since Wale Tinubu, Group Chief Executive Officer of Oando PLC, a sub Saharan African indigenous integrated energy group, described as the “plucky young eaglet,” covered Forbes Africa magazine. Back in November 2011, Tinubu ended his first interview with the magazine, saying "Africa is 
The Nissan Leaf, Nissan Juke, Fiat 500L and Mazda5 wagon all fared worst in the tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, an Arlington, Va.-based safety group that's funded by insurers.
To earn a "good" rating, a car must keep the cabin around the occupants largely intact and protect them with a combination of seat belts and air bags, the institute said.
The C-Max Hybrid, Countryman, Mitsubishi Lancer, Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ earned "Top Safety Pick" awards because they don't have front crash prevention systems.
A federal grand jury charged Pacific Gas & Electric on Tuesday with lying to federal investigators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that killed eight people and leveled a suburban Northern California neighborhood in 2010.
In particular, PG&E officials are accused of trying to mislead the NTSB about the pipeline testing and maintenance procedures the utility was following at the time of the explosion and for six months after under a company policy that did not meet federal safety standards.
"The consequence of this practice was that PG&E did not prioritize as high-risk, and properly assess, many of its oldest natural gas pipelines, which ran through urban and residential areas," the U.
A report to be released Wednesday from the office of Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, a critic of the for-profit education industry who chairs the Senate Education Committee, finds that for-profit colleges received $1.7 billion in Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits in the 2012-2013 school term.
The Education Department has said it has concerns about the chain's operations that included allegations of falsifying job placement data used in marketing claims to prospective students, and allegations of altered grades and attendance.
Since the new GI Bill rolled out in 2009, Corinthian has received $186 million in the new GI Bill funds, the report said.
Michael Dakduk, the vice president for military and veterans affairs with the Association of Private Sector Colleges, said in a statement: "It is no surprise that members of the military choose our institutions because we provide them with career-focused programs, important support services and flexibility they need to complete their education."
The Obama administration has pushed "gainful employment" regulations that would penalize career-oriented programs that produce graduates without the training needed to find a job with a salary that will allow them to pay off their debt.
Argentina's economy minister emerged from daylong negotiations aimed at preventing a default Tuesday to say both sides had finally spoken for the first time, a development that raised hopes that a deal might be reached to avert a financial crisis.
Minister Axel Kicillof made the revelation shortly before midnight as he left talks he had joined several hours earlier.
Shortly afterward, court-appointed mediator Daniel A.