01/06/2012 - FedEx fined for shipping "security sensitive" items to sanctioned companies. The number of pirate attacks off the coast of Somalia has increased,but the number of successful hijackings has fallen, says a new report. An Australian police commissioner stands by his decision to lock residents out of a flooded town after a major disaster. And more.
12/19/2011 - South Korea is on high alert and North Korea has closed its borders after state TV reported the death of leader Kim Jong Il. Cyberattackers are calling residents to persuade them to download malware. Holes in D.C. security revealed. And more.
12/01/2011 - According to the Brazil Armoring Association, the number of armored vehicles sold has more than doubled since 2004. Military members may pass through airport security faster. And the Taliban embraces "modernity." And more.
10/19/2011 - The Food Safety Modernization Act is the first overhaul of the nation’s food safety system in more than 70 years. Nowhere is the legislation more ambitious than in provisions regarding the safety of imported food.