Check out a fascinating piece by Gabriel Weimann, a fellow with the Wilson Center, looking at the phenomenon of “lone wolf terrorism.” Using the Medium platform to pull together Tweets, video, photos and quotes, Weimann looks at how a new generation of terrorists is becoming radicalized on the Internet and how to track these lone wolves before an attack. 86 more words
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(FRAMINGHAM, Mass.) — Public safety officials are getting ready to release more details about enhanced security for this year’s Boston Marathon.
Local, state and federal agencies, the Boston Athletic Association and leaders from the eight communities that make up the marathon route are expected to reveal the new security measures during a news conference Monday at the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency’s headquarters in Framingham. 59 more words
WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Senators representing the Kansas City Animal Health corridor, Pat Roberts (R-KS), Jerry Moran (R-KS), Roy Blunt (R-MO) and Claire McCaskill (D-MO) have announced that the Senate approved a resolution to recognize the importance of biosecurity and agro-defense to America’s national and economic security. 753 more words
From KOMO News:
TACOMA, Wash. – Immigrant-rights activists rallied outside the Northwest Detention Center on Saturday, while at least 750 detainees protested their treatment and called for an end to deportations with a hunger strike.
Mystery at Sea.
UPDATES with INTERPOL statement, continuing passport investigation
The search continues for a Beijing-bound Malaysian Airlines jet carrying 239 passengers and crew that disappeared over the weekend without a trace. 523 more words
Grassley: GAO Report Reveals Extensive and Alarming Mismanagement
of Foreign Student Program
WASHINGTON – Senator Chuck Grassley, Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today released a report from the Government Accountability Office that shows serious integrity issues with the Optional Practical Training program… 259 more words