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  • Spying on motorists

    Spying on motorists
    Americans are increasingly resigned to the fact that huge government and corporate bureaucracies can gather vast amounts of information about us without our knowledge or consent. Recent reports of the massive telephone and email data collection programs carried out by the National Security Agency only underscored how widespread the use of sophisticated surveillance technologies to monitor the activities of ordinary citizens have become — and how thoroughly they have muddled the traditional distinctions between public and private behavior.
  • Shots reported fired at Angus Drive and Pheasant Lane in Aberdeen [Police blotter]

    Shots reported fired at Angus Drive and Pheasant Lane in Aberdeen [Police blotter]
    Aberdeen Brandon Abdi Ahmed, 20, of the 400 block of Holly Drive, was charged Thursday with possessing drugs with intent to distribute. Troy Edward Mosley, 23, of the 400 block of Edmund Street, was charged Thursday with possessing drugs with intent...

    Scandals put presidential credibility on the line

    Scandals put presidential credibility on the line
    When the storm of administration scandals first hit President Barack Obama, he offered a good impersonation of Claude Raines in "Casablanca," expressing shock that gambling was going on in Rick's saloon. His verbal outrage at the snooping of the IRS and...

    Volunteer advisors make key contributions to Harford's governments

    One of the things I think many of us in the media, if not the community, overlook about our local governments is the importance of the large number of volunteers who serve on a myriad of advisory boards and commissions. We know who all the elected...

    Why is the Pentagon exempted from scrutiny?

    Why is the Pentagon exempted from scrutiny?
    The most common complaint from people who email me about my columns is that the federal government is horrible: Too big and growing too fast, too corrupt and wasteful, and providing too many benefits to too many Americans. If we just shrink the...