Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes announced yesterday that they're packing some major heat. And, by heat, we mean the recovery of 154 illegal firearms seized in undercover police operations dating back to 2011. The NYPD launched three different undercover ... More >>
Oh boy. Some Congressional Republicans really want to set up an East Coast missile defense shield to protect the Atlantic Seaboard from Iranian rockets, Mother Jones reports. If this sounds familiar -- like a throwback to Reagan-era Star Wars shenanigans -- that's because the plan is just like ... More >>
From 'Goldeneye,' not real life.They help predict your weather, connect your phone calls, and broadcast your CSI: Miami. Add one more thing to the list of what satellites can do: Watch your ass. Space News (a great source for space news) reports that a pair of Northrop Grumman satellites trac ... More >>
via ReutersFrench fighter jets have reportedly struck four tanks belonging to Qaddafi's forces in Benghazi, beginning the allied military intervention in Libya. They've entered Libyan airspace to enforce the no-fly zone and protect civilians following a U.N. resolution authorizing military a ... More >>
If you have any siblings -- or know anyone with siblings -- you probably know that as children, fights can erupt between the two as tensions are basically lifelong. And you are probably aware of the cliche when a parent walks in a ravaged room with two bleeding, hair-pulled, bite-marked child ... More >>
A federal jury has convicted four Newburgh, New York, men for conspiring to bomb two synagogues in the Riverdale section of the Bronx and planning to fire missiles at military planes.
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. February 17, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 18 Target -- Grass Huts, or Hitting Where It Hurts By C. Joy MacSweeny "Our Phantom stood on the bomb deck, being loaded with two fat cylinders painted red and each marked 1000-lb firebomb -- otherwise ... More >>
We thought Texans were more accommodating about this sort of thing, but a Round Rock deputy has been fired and others reprimanded just for letting this girl pose with a piece of PD ordnance on the back of an official vehicle. The deps had "three to five beers" apiece at the Twin Peaks restaur ... More >>
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