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“War on drugs” is over in Mexico.

“War on drugs” is over in Mexico.

Mexico City.- By command of President Peña, and starting immediately, Mexico’s Federal Police and military personnel will read a series of legal rights to suspects — including rights to know…

U.S. VP Joe Biden´s gun control panel with comprehensive plan to secure schools including more police.

U.S. VP Joe Biden´s gun control panel with comprehensive plan to secure schools including more police.

The Obama administration is considering funding many more police officers in public schools to secure campuses, a leading Democratic senator said, part of a broad gun violence agendathat is likely…

Security experts advise Java software due to dangerous security flaw.

Security experts advise Java software due to dangerous security flaw.

Computer users are being advised by security experts to disable Oracle Corp.’s widely used Java software after a security flaw was discovered that they say hackers are exploiting to attack…

DoD starts with preventive budget cuts such as hiring freeze, training, office and travel.

DoD starts with preventive budget cuts such as hiring freeze, training, office and travel.

The U.S. Department of Defense DoD will impose a freeze on hiring civilians, cut operating costs on military bases and take more immediate steps to reduce spending in preparation for…

FBI changes to close-combat firearms training.

FBI changes to close-combat firearms training.

The FBI has quietly broken with its long-standing firearms training regimen, putting a new emphasis on close-quarters combat to reflect the overwhelming number of incidents in which suspects are confronting…

Honeywell´s CEO David Cote says tax deal fails to tackle federal spending.

Honeywell´s CEO David Cote says tax deal fails to tackle federal spending.

David Cote, the Honeywell International Inc. CEO  says the tax deal approved late Tuesday by the House of Representatives blocks impending tax increases and defers looming budget cuts, but fails…

White House nominated counterterrorism chief John Brennan as CIA Director.

White House nominated counterterrorism chief John Brennan as CIA Director.

  U.S. President Obama nominated John Brennan to serve as director of the Central Intelligence Agency CIA, placing there a trusted aide and one of his inner circle. During the…

Chavez´s Presidential oath is a formality, says venezuelan VP Maduro.

Chavez´s Presidential oath is a formality, says venezuelan VP Maduro.

Uncertainty is hanging over Venezuela three days ahead of the scheduled swearing-in of President Hugo Chavez, who is struggling to recover from his fourth cancer surgery in 18 months in…

President Obama nominate Chuck Hagel to lead DoD.

President Obama nominate Chuck Hagel to lead DoD.

President Obama nominated on Monday Chuck Hagel, the former Republican senator from Nebraska and Vietnam War veteran, to lead the Pentagon as Defense secretary, according to two sources familiar with…

Inside story: money laundering ring using HSBC Bank led to near $2 billion settlement.

Inside story: money laundering ring using HSBC Bank led to near $2 billion settlement.

In January 2010 several Colombian men were indicted in the U.S. on money-laundering charges. Initially, it looked like a bust of another nexus of drug traffickers and moneylaunderers. But to…