Brain Drain USA: Trend Towards China and India Attracting US Sci-Tech Talent

Patrick Henningsen | What happens when Asia attracts America’s best, brightest, and most daring young science and technology talent?

St. Helens lifts ban on teachers carrying guns in schools

KGW.COM | “The district has now given permission to have guns on campus.”

Ex-Florida Marine and Wife Found Guilty of Horrific Crime

Daily News | Accused of abusing his own daughter and his girlfriend’s daughter, man will be sentenced 10 years to life in prison.

Brazil president cancels American visit over NSA spying

Associated Press | Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff announced Tuesday that she was putting off a state visit to the U.S. next month to protest an American spy program.

Manning not guilty of ‘aiding the enemy’ will face other charges

21WIRE + RT | Bradley Manning is found not guilty of aiding the enemy.

Saudi princess charged with human trafficking posts $5 million bail next day

AP | Earlier in the day she had appeared in court wearing a dark blue jail jumpsuit to answer to one felony charge of human trafficking.

Transatlantic trade deal secretly pushed amidst the NSA scandal

21st Century Wire | U.S. and U.K. look to ‘turn the screw’ on global trade.

Boeing’s Lemons: $214 million US defense missile misses test target over Pacific

21WIRE+RT | The most expensive and unnecessary fleet of flying lemons in US history.

Kimberly McCarthy Executed: Texas Carries Out 500th Execution

Huff Post | First woman executed in the U.S. in nearly three years…

Ecuador can’t grant Snowden asylum as he’s not on its soil or in an Embassy

RT | Ecuador says there are obstacles in granting asylum to whistleblower Edward Snowden.