NEWS & ANALYSIS
May 07, 2013 -Investigators determine the cause of the blast at a West, Texas, fertilizer plant, a series of bombings kill more than 100 leading up to elections in Pakistan, and three environmental activists go on trial for breaking into a secure facility housing U.S. nuclear technology.
May 06, 2013 -The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released three of five National Planning Frameworks today, each of which is designed to help the country be better prepared for any emergency.
May 06, 2013 -Chinese scientists theorize that the nation’s poultry markets could be spreading bird flu, a U.N investigator says that Syrian rebels are likely using chemical weapons, and a law making possession of a cell phone in prison a felony might lower crime rates among inmates.
May 03, 2013 -A man is killed after bringing a gun into a Houston Airport, a look at marathon security, and thwarting the flow of guns over the Mexico border.
May 02, 2013 -In the wake of the April 17 explosion of the fertilizer plant in West, Texas, Reps. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) and Henry Waxman (D-CA) call for the formation of a blue ribbon commission on chemical facility security.
May 02, 2013 -The three suspects taken into custody Wednesday in connection with Boston bombings are named. Police remove piece of landing gear from plane believed to be one of the two 9-11 hijacked flights that crashed into World Trade Center. And marathon runners and spectators face increased security this weekend at the Long Island Marathon.
May 01, 2013 -Kastle Systems International, which provides managed security solutions, announced today that it has acquired CheckVideo, a cloud-based video intelligence service.
May 01, 2013 -Three additional suspects were taken into custody Monday afternoon in connection with the Boston marathon attacks.
May 01, 2013 -An affidavit reveals that discarded items from the former martial arts studio of Everett Dutschke link him to the ricin letters. A high-level review of intelligence concerning the Boston Bombings has begun. DFW Airport employees and executives have been misusing their security badges. Security has been beefed up for the Preakness.
Apr 30, 2013 -The Director of National Intelligence (DNI) will conduct a broad review of intelligence gathering prior to the Boston Marathon bombings, President Obama told reporters today at a news briefing.