The murder of Kathryn Steinle by an unauthorized immigrant released from custody in San Francisco has reignited the issue of “sanctuary” cities.
The severity of the threat is clear: influxes of foreign fighters are joining the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq and may return as a threat to the homeland.
Participants will include law enforcement and security officials, as well as mental health professionals, educators, and representatives from faith-based organizations.
Cybersecurity and the North American Electric Grid: New Policy Approaches to Address an Evolving Threat
A large-scale cyber attack or combined cyber and physical attack could potentially lead to even larger costs, triggering sustained power outages over large portions of the electric grid.
Tom Kean, former chairman of the 9/11 Commission said the alleged plot “surprises me.” Speaking to CNN’s Erin Burnett, Kean said the plot is “pretty close to an act of war. You don’t go in somebody’s capital to blow somebody…
U.S. intelligence agencies still haven’t completed their transformation into an effective counterterrorism operation almost 10 years after the Sept. 11 strikes, the co-chairmen of a commission that investigated the attacks said. The Federal Bureau of Investigation is struggling to balance…