National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden has been given one year temporary political asylum in Russia. Snowden has reportedly already left the Moscow airport where he has been holed up for over a month. On Wednesday, The Guardian newspaper revealed details about another secret NSA program based on leaked documents provided by Snowden.
Supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline project have long cited the enormous impact it would have in the US by providing thousands of economy-boosting jobs. Seems those were just pipe dreams.