ACC Archives

Month: July 2018
Trump Comes Out Against 3-D Printed Guns

The politicians have been angling to go after printed guns for a while now. They thought that the courts might help them out. The courts however recognized the constitutionality of such guns, and at least as importantly the protection of...

George F. Will: Trump goes crony capitalist

Trump is not a freemarketeer. (From Ohio.com) “Everyone depends on the whim of the administration. Who gets tariff protection? On whim. But then you can apply for a waiver. Who gets those, on what basis? Now you can get subsidies....

US Detects New Activity at North Korea Factory that Built ICBMS

(From Reuters) U.S. spy satellites have detected renewed activity at the North Korean factory that produced the country’s first intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the United States, a senior U.S. official said on Monday, in the midst of talks...

EU Imposes Sanctions on Six Russian Groups over Crimea Bridge

(From Reuters) The European Union has imposed asset freezes on six Russian firms for their involvement in the construction of a new road-and-rail bridge linking Russia to the annexed Crimean peninsula, which the bloc says is illegal. Russia seized Crimea...

TSA Surveillance Program Criticized for Tracking American Citizens

(From CBS News) A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) domestic surveillance program is drawing criticism for tracking information from U.S. citizens not suspected of any crimes. The program has drawn criticism within the agency, according to CBS News sources. The “Quiet...

Rival Koreas Discuss Easing Military Confrontation

(From AP News) Generals from the rival Koreas met Tuesday at their shared border for talks on easing their countries’ decades-long military standoff, the second such meeting since their leaders held a landmark summit in April and pledged to reduce...