Mark Masterson

Official: Libyan suspected in Benghazi Attack Arrives in U.S.

BREAKING: Ahmed Abu Khatallah was taken to a federal court in Washington from a Navy warship where he had been held since his June 15 capture, U.S. media said. The Libyan militia leader suspected in the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Benghazi that killed four Americans was in federal custody on Saturday…

Bobby Womack dies at 70

Bobby Womack dies at 70 Bobby Womack was one of the great soul singers, in a professional career that lasted nearly six decades. He worke with leading musicians ranging from Sam Cooke, Ray Charles, Wilson Pickett and Sly Stone. For many years, he was better known as a songwriter and session musician. The Rolling Stones,…

Google to Unveil Television Set-top Box Today

Google is expected to unveil at least one small set-top box that resembles products like Amazon’s Fire TV, & Apple’s Apple TV, the Wall Street Journal reported.Google will show off the set-top box on Wednesday during its developer conference. The set-top box will be powered by Google’s new Android TV software designed to play movies,…

Google & Microsoft join Apple adopting a smartphone ‘kill switch’

Following Apple [AAPL], Google [GOOG] & Microsoft [MSFT] will add “kill switches” to their smartphones. This measure that has apparently led to a sharp drop in thefts of iPhones. “This is very significant and validates everything we have been trying to do legislatively in Sacramento this past year,” said State Sen. Mark Leno, D-San Francisco,…

Brian Schweitzer: Eric Cantor Sets Off My ‘Gaydar’ – Bye Bye Presidental Run

Journalist Marin Cogan, who profiled Schweitzer in National Journal, phoned the former governor on the evening of Cantor’s stunning defeat in the Virginia GOP primary this month. Though Cogan’s article doesn’t say whether Schweitzer commented on Cantor’s election loss, he did share his thoughts on Cantor’s sexuality. “Don’t hold this against me, but I’m going…

[VIDEO] Watch Heritage Foundation Panel Flip out on Muslim Lady

Heritage Foundation panel he attended that eventually deteriorated into the ugly taunting of a Muslim-American woman. Rev. Al Sharpton is on this story. Heritage Foundation is a right wing “Think Tank” headed by Jim DeMint. “We portray Islam and all Muslims as bad, but there’s 1.8 billion followers of Islam,” Ahmed reportedly told the panel.…

World Cup websites struck down by DDoS attacks by Anonymous

World Cup websites struck down by DDoS attacks Several government and sponsor websites have been targeted by hackers. Various websites associated to the World Cup have been struck by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack ahead of the tournament’s opening match on Thursday. The official government World Cup website has been down for more…

2 Dead including Shooter at High School Near Portland Oregon

2 dead in Oregon school shooting Breaking: Police: Shooter Confirmed Dead in High School Near Portland, Troutdale Oregon Student and suspect killed, one student was killed by a shooter at a high school near Portland, Oregon, today, police say. The suspected shooter is also dead, the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office said. It was not immediately…