The MercenariesEx-NSA hackers and their corporate clients are stretching legal boundaries and shaping the future of cyberwar.
Heavy Is the Head That Wears Two HatsIf confirmed to head the NSA and U.S. Cyber Command, Adm. Michael Rogers will face big challenges.
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Scared of the Government Acquiring Information About You? The Really Scary Part Is What They Do With It.
The Most Important Questions To Ask About the CIA's Targeted Killing ProgramWe know Cheney ordered it kept secret. What don't we know?
How America Can Prosecute More Poachers Like the Alleged Lion Killer A four-word fix would do it.
The Olympics Need an L.A. Games The city once saved the mega-event from its bloated, economically burdensome self. Los Angeles could do it again.
Dave Grohl Alley, Dedicated to the Foo Fighters and Nirvana Vet, Is Home to the World's Largest Drum Stick
Don’t Let Social Media Tell You What to Read A distraction-free guide to all the websites a Slate business and economics writer visits more than 20 times a month.
When Science Doesn’t Have a Simple Answer This historic debate from the height of the Cold War provides a refreshing perspective on science and politics.
It Took 22 Years for the Women’s 1,500-Meters Record to Fall. What's the Fastest Humans Can Possibly Run?