Pinal Cty. patrol deputies, detectives and SWAT members now can identify criminal backgrounds and other information about suspects by their eyes, fingerprints and facial recognition with a mobile device connected to smartphones, according to a PCSO s
The lone individual is seldom given credit as a shaper and mover of great historical events; and this is particularly true when that individual is no famous statesman or military hero, nor leader of a mass movement, but simply a little-known person p
Leaking classified data to Wikileaks saw Private Bradley Manning charged with 22 counts including capital offence.
Americans were defrauded of millions and until now many believed it was simply the impact of war and circumstance. Not true. Find out the real story - and how many Americans could now reclaim hundreds of millions in stolen investments.
The world’s biggest banks are working with one another and police to gather intelligence as protesters try to rejuvenate the Occupy Wall Street movement with May demonstrations.
Get ready for another NDAA-style bait and switch
DHS has launched a research project to find ways to hack into gaming consoles to obtain sensitive information about gamers stored on the devices. Gaming consoles can store sensitive information such as passwords, credit card numbers and addresses.
The phoney oratory of British national security so beloved of Cameron and his generals has lost all contact with reality
What price bad intelligence? Some 5m internal emails from Stratfor, an Austin, Texas-based company that brands itself as a "global intelligence" provider, were recently obtained by Anonymous, the hacker collective, and are being released in batches b
The material contains privileged information about the US government’s attacks against Julian Assange and WikiLeaks and Stratfor’s own attempts to subvert WikiLeaks. There are more than 4,000 emails mentioning WikiLeaks or Julian Assange.
In an unprecedented collaboration between Anonymous and WikiLeaks, the secret spilling site began leaking Sunday night portions of a massive trove of e-mails from the private intelligence firm Stratfor that Anonymous obtained by hacking the company
The FBI is teaching its counterterrorism agents that “main stream” [sic] American Muslims are likely to be terrorist sympathizers
Somewhere between Sept. 11 and today, the enemy morphed from a handful of terrorists to the American population at large, leaving us nowhere to run and no place to hide.
The West's latest tactic in the war on terrorism
The CIA worked closely with Moammar Gadhafi's intelligence services in the rendition of terror suspects to Libya for interrogation, according to documents seen Saturday by the AP, cooperation that could spark tensions between Washington and Libya's n
Compiled from three NBC 5 news reports, Dallas: Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission undercover agents entered 36 nightclubs where they shared tables with suspected drunks and covertly monitored bartenders for over-serving patrons.
A leading U.S. presidential candidate says that, if elected, he will immediately order trade sanctions against China for currency manipulation. Republican Mitt Romney, who was until recently the front-runner in the race for the right to challenge
President-Elect Obama’s advisors feared in 2008 that authorities would oust him in a coup and that Republicans would block his policy agenda if he prosecuted Bush-era war crimes, according to a law school dean who served as one of Obama’s top transit
Last Friday, the federal government’s new anti-terror database, the Terror Screening Watchlist Service, went live. The database is loaded with an unknown amount of personal information, including names, photographs and biometric data. In a new turn t
CNET's Declan McCullagh & Eleanor Mills discuss breaking news filtering out from annual federal-private hacker conferences Defcon & Black Hat.
Continuing its "AntiSec" activities against corporate and government targets, hacking collective Anonymous broke into a server operated by Booz-Allen on Monday, disclosing log-in credentials including 90,000 military email addresses and passwords.
Information security researchers from academia, industry, and the U.S. intelligence community are collaborating to build a pilot "prediction market" capable of anticipating major information security events before they occur.
The idea is simple enough: Create a cloud-based software tool that can comb through the entire universe of military intelligence reports and come back with actionable intel that battlefield commanders can use on the ground, and do it in realtime.
The billions wasted on Trailblazer are a fraction of massively bloated intelligence budget - of which NSA makes up a third. The Washington Post's Top Secret America profiled how, post-9/11, the intelligence industrial complex exploded, growing into s
We need to remember the quote from Ayn Rand and apply it universally. "Judge, and prepare to be judged." This should be applied first to the tools used in our fight for freedom.
The USA's military is supposed to make the US more secure. But it has become, for many reasons and in many ways, the biggest threat to American security, the American way of life and even America's future, , , The US Military is a huge cancer on our
A lawyer for Sienna Miller said Saturday the actress has not dropped legal action over phone-hacking claims against Britain's News of the World, despite the tabloid's offer of compensation.
A study shows that boosting new neurons helps mice differentiate between harmful and safe experiences.
Last week, in a converted garage in Somerville, Massachusetts, a group of about 30 eager experimentalists and curious insomniacs gathered to share the results of their latest investigations.
There is some overheating and inflation, which they are wisely trying to cool – especially in urban, coastal real estate. They have huge reserves so will suffer less than others in any coming downturn.