Homeland Security

US Looks to Hackers to Protect Cyber Networks

(AP) WASHINGTON D.C. By LOLITA C. BALDOR Apr 18 Wanted: Computer Hackers Buffeted by millions of digital scans and attacks each day, federal authorities are looking for hackers – not to prosecute them, but to pay them to secure the nation’s networks. General Dynamics Information Technology put out an ad last month on behalf of […]


First U.S. Army Battalion to Be Stationed Inside American Borders

Brigade homeland tours start Oct. 1 3rd Infantry’s 1st BCT trains for a new dwell-time mission. Helping ‘people at home’ may become a permanent part of the active Army By Gina Cavallaro – Staff writer ARMY TIMES Posted : Tuesday Sep 30, 2008 16:16:12 EDT The 3rd Infantry Division’s 1st Brigade Combat Team has spent […]


A City’s Police Force Now Doubts Terror Focus

July 24, 2008 By DAVID JOHNSTON PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Nearly seven years after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, the war on terror in this city has evolved into a quiet struggle against a phantom foe. Last year, when a sailor slipped over the side of a Turkish merchant ship in the city’s port, a […]