NEWS & ANALYSIS
Jan 24, 2011 -A suspected suicide bomber today strode into the public area outside the international arrivals portion of Moscow's busiest airport and detonated an explosive device, killing at least 35 people and wounding nearly 170 people.
Jul 06, 2010 -When sending employees overseas for travel, companies have a duty of care to ensure they provide the necessary security protocols, training, and contingency plans to ensure they come home safe and sound.
May 20, 2010 -International travelers coming to America from trusted countries will no longer have to deal with paper arrival and departure forms by the end of the summer, the Department of Homeland Security announced today.
Sep 18, 2009 -The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) FAST program aims to develop checkpoint technology that would notice the imperceptible and alert security screeners, reports The Boston Globe.(Updated at 11:43am)
Sep 16, 2009 -Amtrak could lose its pubic subsidy next year if it doesn't allow passengers to carry guns in checked baggage, after the Senate passed an amendment to its fiscal 2010 Transportation-Housing spending bill today.
Sep 10, 2009 -A recent Freedom of Information Act request reveals how much personally identifiable information the government collects and stores on international travelers.
Jul 24, 2009 -The United States government in cooperation with 29 countries have destroyed over 30,000 shoulder-to-air missile launchers, otherwise known as Man-Portable Air Defense Systems (MANPADS) since 2003, reports the U.S. State Department.
Jul 13, 2009 -Black box flight recorders, which help investigators determine how a plane crash happened, are set to get a long-needed upgrade to ensure proper functioning during a crash: back-up batteries.
Mar 16, 2009 -The Department of Homeland Security has spent only a small percentage of the approximately $750 million Congress appropriated since 2006 to beef up train security, according to New Jersey's Star-Ledger.
Jan 15, 2009 -Approximately 650 police officers, including explosive detection dogs, will fan out across the capital's transit system to protect passengers during Inauguration Day.