US maps behaviour with surveillance

spyingThe New York Times reported on Saturday that the National Security Agency, the main US government surveillance organisation, had since 2010 used data it gathered to map some Americans’ “social connections that can identify their associates, their locations at certain

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Americans against Congress: Over 80% dissaprove

US Capitol
US Capitol

Record-breaking numbers of Americans have lost support for Congress, according to a survey. Eighty-three per cent of respondents said they disapprove of the job its doing, while 57 per cent said they would replace every member of Congress … Read the rest

Pretoria, Jhb, Durban, CT are ‘critical crime threats’, says US govt.

Cape Town, danger lurks here...
Cape Town, danger lurks here…

A warning issued to tourists by the United States says Pretoria, Johannesburg, Durban, and Cape Town are “critical crime threat spots”, The New Age reported on Wednesday.

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