May 19, 2014 -U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced today that the United States is formally charging members of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army with cyber espionage. They are accused of stealing trade secrets from six U.S. companies.
May 16, 2014 -Police arrest two teens for arson in San Diego, the Federal Communications Commission unveils its Text-to-911 program, and the Government Accountability Office releases a new report on biological threat agents.
May 15, 2014 -The death toll in a deadly mining accident in Turkey continues to rise; wildfires are still ravaging San Diego County, California, where Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency; the GAO releases a report on DHS efforts to improve the CFATS program; and South Korea prosecutors charge crew members from the sunken ferry with murder.
May 14, 2014 -A mine fire in Soma, Turkey, has killed at least 230. MERS is not yet a world health emergency says the WHO. U.S. generals says climate change threatens national security. San Diego is being threatened by a wildfire.
May 09, 2014 -The White House went into lockdown mode for the second time this week after suspicious packages were thrown over the fence. The NTSB makes recommendations that the National Weather Service provide more comprehensive information to pilots. And an article in The New York Times explores the effectiveness of the U.N. Security Council in dealing with the crises Syria and Ukraine.
May 07, 2014 -The U.S. Border Control has been ignoring complaints of abuse, says USA Today. The White House was placed on lockdown yesterday when a driver followed a motorcade into a secure area. Germany is developing more secure e-mail options. Parents of firefighters who died on 9-11 have made a court filing asking for leniency for BASE jumpers who slipped past security at the new One World Trade Center.