Hurricane Michael’s Deadly Strike Leaves Florida Panhandle Reeling Follow our live updates on the aftermath of Hurricane Michael here] The storm’s rage spread across six states, and well more than a million homes and businesses were without electricity on Thursday as Michael made its way seaward as a tropical storm. At least 11 people were […]
Foiled Paris bomb plot raises fears that Iran is planning attacks in Europe October 12 On the evening of July 1, police in Bavaria surrounded the rented van of an Iranian diplomat after he pulled over at a gas station on the autobahn. Fearing he might be transporting explosives, the authorities summoned the bomb squad.
China is the “broadest threat” facing the U.S., while Russia is “fighting to stay relevant,” FBI director warns FBI Director Christopher Wray has warned that China presents a “very significant threat” to the United States and its interests while testifying before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday. Asked to highlight which nations present the […]
FBI director warns that terrorist drones pose an ‘escalating threat’ The director of the FBI has warned of the increasing risk posed by terrorists using commercial drones to carry out attacks. He is concerned that terrorist organisations, criminal groups and drug cartels are progressively looking at drones as a new way of committing an assault. […]
Russia’s submarines are showing they can strike deep inside Europe, and they’ve got the US Navy on edge NATO officials have repeatedly warned about the rising threat posed by Russian submarines. A major concern is those subs’ land-attack capabilities, which now allow them to strike deep in Europe. NATO navies have ramped up anti-submarine-warfare tactics, […]
China inserted surveillance microchip in servers used by Amazon and Apple, report says October 4 Editor’s note: This story has been updated with additional reporting on the views of U.S. officials about the Bloomberg Businessweek report. One official who previously had conveyed confidence in the report later expressed uncertainty. The story also includes additional denials […]
Florida Governor to Declare State of Emergency Ahead of Potential Hurricane Threat | The Weather Channel With a potential hurricane threatening the state, Florida Gov. Rick Scott prepared to declare a state of emergency Sunday for counties in North Florida. By Wednesday, Tropical Storm Michael could become a hurricane as it approaches the northern Gulf […]
Top US admiral warns of Russian submarine threat America’s most senior naval officer in Europe, Adm. James Foggo, said Friday that he was “concerned” about some of Russia’s newer and more advanced fleet of submarines.
North Korea is the most destructive cyber threat right now: FireEye | ZDNet FireEye’s analysis of the North Korean financial hacking group it has dubbed APT38 is an important reminder that the Hermit Kingdom’s cyber skills should not be underestimated. As The New York Times reported a year ago: “North Korea’s army of more than […]
‘We will not stand down,’ VP Pence warns China Vice President Mike Pence fired off a strong warning to China on Thursday, saying in a fiery speech, “We will not be intimidated and we will not stand down.” He criticized China for its militarization of the South China Sea, its trade practices and intellectual property […]