Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Wednesday said that members from both parties in Congress have asked him to justify additional spending to create the Space Force. “The feedback I’ve received is worry about adding or building bigger government and I...
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Wednesday said that members from both parties in Congress have asked him to justify additional spending to create the Space Force. “The feedback I’ve received is worry about adding or building bigger government and I...read more
North Korea’s biological and chemical weapons pose another threat in global warfare.
U.S. efforts to thwart cyberthreats have focused on Russia, but experts say that may come at the expense of ignoring the real long-term threat that China poses.
WASHINGTON -- Experts and officials told lawmakers Thursday it's important to share information among government agencies to protect the nation's infrastructure from cybersecurity threats. They addressed the issue Thursday in a hearing of the Senate Committee on...read more
WASHINGTON — Foreign interference in U.S. elections and social media warfare are the primary threats facing Americans in 2019, the nation’s top intelligence officials told senators Tuesday at an annual hearing on "Worldwide Threats." Director of National Intelligence...read more
The government shutdown is hurting the FBI by delaying counter-terrorism trainings, harming recruiting efforts and fraying its relationship with local police forces.
Congress has sent a bill to President Trump sanctioning the Nicaraguan government.
WASHINGTON -- As Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the alleged leader of the ruthless Sinaloa drug cartel, shuttles between a federal prison and a courtroom for his trial on charges of drug trafficking, money laundering and conspiracy to commit murder, the violence his...
Encryption is imperative for many marginalized people to feel safe online because of the trauma that can come with being under surveillance, experts say.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said U.S. weapons deals with Saudi Arabia will be completed shortly after President Donald Trump’s statement that he is not convinced that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman was involved in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, contradicting a CIA finding.
WASHINGTON—Artificial Intelligence is being used to spread disinformation through both sophisticated, complex manipulation as well as easily debunked efforts, but government regulation may not be able to stop these attacks, a cybersecurity expert said Wednesday....
The State Department continues to pressure the Iranian government by designating the son of Hezbollah’s leader as a “global terrorist.”
National security experts are questioning the ethics of private companies’ collection of personal data.
U.S. Helsinki Commission discussed the EU’s role of addressing the rise of nationalism in European countries.