UNK Police Now Armed After 44 Years Without, Democratic Voting from Republicans, and Broward County Accused of Noncompliance: TTAG Daily Digest

Courthouse Shooter was Scheduled for Assault Hearing Four people shot including a LEO in Pennsylvania… The gunman who opened fire at a Pennsylvania courthouse Wednesday afternoon was scheduled for a hearing on assault charges he received weeks ago, according to authorities. Four people were shot at the municipal building that houses the Fayette County Magistrate […]

Mueller ‘Russian Collusion’ Witch Hunt Turns To NRA

Just when you thought bad cop Robert Mueller’s witch hunt couldn’t turn any crazier, the sun rises yet again. Today, news of Mueller’s FBI “Russia Collusion” investigation turns to America’s oldest civil rights organization, the National Rifle Association. Yes, now that all other avenues of the FBI Russia investigation have turned up nothing, a new […]

Spy vs. Spy. To (and From) Russia, with Love

Well, it looks like the ten infamous Russian spies are back in Mother Russia, and the four that were shilling for us have been extradited to the USA, from Russia, with love. And in the end, when all was said and done, more was said, than was done. Here’s the deal . . .

Book Review: The Defector by Daniel Silva

I was mesmerized by news coverage of the assassination of Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in his Dubai hotel room.  Al-Mabhouh was a co-founder of the paramilitary wing of Hamas, the militant Islamist group that governs Palestinian populations in Gaza.  January surveillance video from the Al Bustan Rotana Hotel shows the Hamas commander checking into the hotel along […]

Has Russian Teen Cracked the Electric Gun?

The idea of using electricity to fire a projectile (i.e. an electric gun) has been around since, uh, electricity. Back around Christmas ’07, IEEE Spectrum writer Paul Wallich had a look at an article on the challenge and had a go at building one out of bits. The project didn’t end badly, but it didn’t […]