Dozens arrested in Europe over child pornography ring

BBC News 16 December 2011

Police in 22 European countries have arrested 112 suspects in an online child pornography investigation, Europe’s police agency, Europol, says.

The suspects allegedly shared videos of children and babies being sexually abused and raped, Europol director Rob Wainwright said.

Nineteen men face charges in Denmark, where police seized dozens […]

Barbara Hollingsworth: Fannie Mae owns patent on residential ‘cap and trade’ exchange

Barbara Hollingsworth Washington Examiner 4/20/2010

When he wasn’t busy helping create a $127 billion mess for taxpayers to clean up, former Fannie Mae Chief Executive Officer Franklin Raines, two of his top underlings and select individuals in the “green” movement were inventing a patented system to trade residential carbon credits.

Patent No. 6904336 was approved […]