Archive for 'National Security'
Mahmoud Abou Zeid, a.k.a. “Shawkan,” was in police custody hours before the crimes he is accused of committing occurred.
Local airports are reminding travelers to be vigilant and visitors to the Washington metro area say they are concerned about international travel in the wake of the deadly bombings in Brussels on Tuesday.
The Obama administration is requesting $50.1 billion in next year’s budget to fund a foreign policy that Secretary of State John Kerry has characterized as U.S. global engagement “in arena after arena.”
Maryland Reps. Donna Edwards and Chris Van Hollen, both Democratic front runners in the U.S. Senate race, have objected to the recent immigration raids targeting migrants in cities across the United States, saying the operations are creating "widespread fear and panic in immigrant communities."
The Department of Homeland Security aims to increase the use of social media significantly in the vetting process of refugees and visa applicants.
“I can’t think of anything more critical to our future than figuring out how to secure ourselves in cyberspace,” Google Vice President Vinton Cerf told the Maryland Cybersecurity Council on Thursday.