By James Jay Carafano | 11/08/13 06:54 AM
America is already fighting in cyberspace. Look for more, not fewer, engagements in the years ahead. But the Pentagon should worry less about a cyber Pearl Harbor and more about losing the daily slog in the cyber-trenches. The cyber threat is a serious national security issue. Indeed, it’s a...
By Editorial Writer | 11/07/13 07:03 PM
It gets too little coverage in the traditional media, but that doesn't mean it's not significant. In many Islamic countries in the Middle East, Christians and Jews are persecuted for their faith. The harsh reality is that in the majority of Islamic nations, it is either literally against the law...
By Associated Press | 11/07/13 06:02 PM
LONDON — Al Qaeda and other terror groups are having a field day with the leaks from former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, U.K. spy chiefs told lawmakers Thursday in a strong condemnation of the American's espionage revelations. Iain Lobban, chief of the eavesdropping...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/07/13 05:36 PM
The top Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee is urging the Obama administration to abandon any effort to help close Guantanamo Bay by sending detainees back to their home country of Yemen. The administration is in talks with the Yemeni government and is working with the United...
By Susan Crabtree | 11/07/13 09:39 AM
President Obama is moving closer to his longtime goal of shutting down the controversial prison facility at Guantanamo Bay with plans to send a large number of remaining detainees back to their home country of Yemen.
By Sean Higgins | 11/06/13 11:15 AM
Will the Transportation Security Administration officers patting you down at the airport before you board a plane be armed as well? Their union is pushing for that now.
By Eileen Sullivan | 11/05/13 10:27 AM
When the White House called some of the nation's major law enforcement associations with a heads-up that the president would tap Jeh Johnson to run the Homeland Security Department, the response on the other end of the line was brief: Who?
By Brian Hughes | 11/01/13 05:47 PM
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki in a White House meeting with President Obama on Friday pressed the United States for a major weapons deal to help Baghdad defeat a resurgent al Qaeda -- but Obama made no concrete commitments to meet the request.
By Susan Crabtree | 11/01/13 09:31 AM
Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., said she is encouraged that the National Security Agency is pushing back against inaccurate press reports about its surveillance programs as she pushes for greater transparency and a review of the nation’s...
By Tim Mak | 11/01/13 05:11 AM
GUANTANAMO BAY, CUBA -- When 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed appears before the military commission trying him for war crimes, his day starts early, with a lawyer arriving at his cell around 5 a.m.
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