–> Cruise passengers tell of seven-hour security 'revenge' nightmare. Elderly passengers on board a luxury cruise have criticised US immigration officials after they endured a seven-hour security check.
–> Protege takes over as Peru sways to the Left . A FORMER lieutenant-colonel moulded in the image of the Marxist Venezuelan firebrand Hugo Chavez was elected President of Peru yesterday, adding to the trend of the leftward political drift across Latin America.
–> U.S.-Canada Perimeter Security and an Integrated North American Command. Plans for a common security perimeter have renewed calls to expand the NORAD bilateral air defence model to include ground and naval forces. There are also efforts to increase security cooperation in the Arctic and further integrate military command structures. .
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–> Paved surfaces foster build-up of polluted air. Widespread urban development alters weather patterns that can help pollutants accumulate during summer on paved surfaces, rather than being blown out to sea, says a study.
–> Third World America 2011: Forget "Fast Tracking to Anarchy" We've Arrived. submitted by dan fey
–> Why Innovation Requires Big Government. By Ian Fletcher
–>The Secret Sharer. Is Thomas Drake an enemy of the state