Todays News 8/25/16

  • 12 killed in attack on American University in Afghanistan. The attackers used explosives and guns. At least two attackers have been killed. [Link] Afghanistan Fyle
  • The French and German governments see encryption as a threat. They hope to obtain “back doors” into apps that send encrypted messages. They plan to do this through the EU. [Link] Germany Fyle France Fyle
  • A Navy Sailor is sentenced to one year in jail for taking pictures on a classified submarine. His defence team had hoped that after Hillary Clinton was not prosecuted for mishandling classified information that their client would receive the same treatment. [Link] 2016 Fyle
  • Public pension plans are in trouble. The Obama Economy has only grown at roughly 2%, not giving pension plans the ability to make the 7%-8% in annual return they need to meet projections. This means pension plans in the US are severely underfunded. Some project that pension plans are over $5 trillion underfunded. [Link] Free Market Fyle

 

 

 

 

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