| Jul 26, 2014
| 9:44 PM
Three political newcomers far apart in age and priorities are competing in the Republican primary for the nomination to challenge freshman Democratic Congresswoman Lois Frankel.
The Republican contenders are 67-year-old Paul Spain, who touts his business...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Twitter Inc. is the latest tech giant to sue the U.S. government for the right to reveal the scope of government surveillance of its users.
The San Francisco microblogging site filed suit against the Department of Justice and the FBI on Tuesday,...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Government spying on electronic communications has outraged Internet users and now threatens to harm technology firms' ability to do business internationally, tech leaders said during a roundtable discussion.
Executives from Facebook, Google,...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 12:30 AM
A serious-minded two-hour documentary consisting of wall-to-wall talking heads isn't the typical definition of stoner cinema, but "The Culture High" has a sincere aim to impact the ongoing debate over marijuana legalization. Unfortunately, the film's...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Boys A race team scores: Peninsula Catholic 18, Bishop Sullivan Catholic 71, Nansemond-Suffolk Academy 89, Denbigh Baptist 90, Cape Henry Collegiate 103, Isle of Wight Academy 182, Portsmouth...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The leaks of celebrity photos stored on iCloud or exchanged via Snapchat have focused the public's attention on how insecure their data are.
And yet FBI Director James Comey is trying to persuade us that we face the opposite risk: The personal data on...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Eric Delisle: With the NSA on the prowl and social media behemoths tracking your every keystroke, it's difficult for a macho man to surf the Internet for that Beanie Baby that will complete his collection. At least not without someone knowing....
| Sep 23, 2014
| 3:00 AM
While recently commemorating the World War I centenary at an Italian military cemetery, Pope Francis declared: "Even today, after the second failure of another world war, perhaps one can speak of a third war, one fought piecemeal, with crimes, massacres,...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 11:12 AM
The U.S. needs Russia. This may sound peculiar coming from a person who spent 25 years at the NSA, almost half of those fighting communism. But our approach to Russia since the end of the Cold War has been unimaginative and aggressive. Politicians in...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Gary Sullivan's commentary defending the actions of the National Security Agency is full of faulty arguments ("Too much of a good thing," Aug. 27). First of all, the Fourth Amendment is the law and was established at the time of this country's founding....
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:39 AM
When presidents become unpopular, they are no longer welcome on the campaign trail. They're trapped in Washington, watching their party abandon them. It happened to Lyndon B. Johnson, whose presidency collapsed amid protests over Vietnam. He left...