U.S. Homeland Security unveils new cyber security strategy amid… WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday unveiled a new national strategy for addressing the growing number of cyber security risks as it works to assess them and reduce vulnerabilities. “The cyber threat landscape is shifting in real-time, and we have reached […]
What to Know About the Wave of Suicide Bombings in Indonesia A child as young as nine reportedly took part in a suicide mission
Iran vs. Israel: Is a Major War Coming? The recent escalation of fighting is more likely to result in a stalemate than a cataclysm.
’10 times larger than Hiroshima’: How North Korea’s huge nuclear blast caused a mountain to collapse Using sophisticated technology, scientists have compiled detailed radar data to show the devastating impact of North Korea’s largest underground nuclear test. The test took place beneath Mt. Mantap in the northern part of the country on Sept. 3, 2017, […]
Tornados may have been part of damaging storms in Grant, Washington counties FENNIMORE – Emergency management officials in southwestern Wisconsin are investigating whether storm damage near Fennimore was caused by a tornado. A barn and machine shed were destroyed as a storm passed through the area early Wednesday afternoon. Several other buildings were damaged, with […]
The Tense History of U.S.-Iran Sanctions, from the Hostage Crisis to the Nuclear Deal In what is being called the most momentous foreign policy move of Donald Trump’s presidency, the president announced on May 8, 2018 that he’s withdrawing the United States from its historic 2015 nuclear accord with Iran.
Russians Posed as ISIS Hackers, Threatened US Military Wives PARIS – Army wife Angela Ricketts was soaking in a bubble bath in her Colorado home, leafing through a memoir, when a message appeared on her iPhone from hackers threatening to slaughter her family. “Dear Angela!” the Facebook message read. “Bloody Valentine’s Day!”
Experts Say AI Could Raise the Risks of Nuclear War Technology Editor Read bio Technology Editor Read bio A new RAND report says ideas like mutually assured destruction and minimal deterrence strategy offer a lot less assurance in the age of intelligent software. Artificial intelligence could destabilize the delicate balance of nuclear deterrence, inching the […]
US Navy Re-Launches Second Fleet to Address ‘Russian Threats’ in North Atlantic The United States has announced plans to re-establish the Second Fleet in the northern Atlantic Ocean following the publication of the country’s new National Defense Strategy, “which makes it clear that we’re back in an era of great power competition” with, among other […]
Hawaii volcano eruption sends lava into residential area, prompting evacuations Nearly 1,500 residents were ordered to evacuate from their volcano-side homes after Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano erupted Thursday, sending red molten lava to chew its way through forest land and bubble up on paved streets. Volcano officials couldn’t predict how long the eruption could last, prompting […]