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Opinion: Fake News, Real Truth and Being Thankful for Media Freedom

Concerned about fake news? Let's be thankful that in this country, freedom of speech and particularly freedom of the press still exist.

A Look at Lone Wolf Terrorism in the 2020s

Countering lone wolf terrorism in the 2020s will get more difficult. In this exclusive vlog, AMU's Dr. Matt Crosston discusses the future of counterterrorism.

Why It Is Important to Separate Criminal Acts from Acts of Terrorism

The world is a dangerous place with crimes and acts of terrorism committed every day. But are crime and terrorism the same thing?

Critical Writing and Thinking Skills Are Vital for Intelligence Analysts

Intelligence analysts must be critical thinkers and strong writers. Becoming a better thinker and writer takes time, experience and practice.

Iranian Hackers Target 144 American Universities in Password Spray Attack

Iranian hackers penetrated the systems of 144 American universities. They used password spray attacks against organizations in the United States and abroad.

Rebuilding after the Defeat of ISIS: What Lies in the Future of Iraq?

With ISIS defeated, the reconstruction of Iraq begins. No one expects the U.S. to fully fund it, but the U.S. can help Sunni nations with the heavy lifting.

Safe Trading on Cryptocurrency Exchanges: 20 Security Tips

Crypto-traders should examine the security features of an online service before adopting a cryptocurrency exchange service.

Explosion Reported at NYC Subway Stations; One Suspect in Custody

An explosion at two of New York’s busiest subway stations Monday morning led to a rush-hour evacuation of the stations and the Port Authority Bus Terminal.

Border Patrol Agent’s Death Renews Trump’s Call for Border Wall

One Border Patrol agent was killed and another injured while they were on patrol Sunday. Trump responded by renewing his call for an expanded border wall.

Annual Homeland Security Week Conference Opens Today in Washington

The 12th annual Homeland Security Week Conference opens today in Washington, D.C., with a full slate of speakers, presentations and exhibitors.