Obama: 'Human and Systemic Failures' to Blame in the Terror Plot

President Obama bluntly admitted today that "human and systemic failures" in the U.S. security system led a 23-year-old Nigerian man to get on board U.S.-bound Flight 253 in an attempt to blow it up Christmas Day. The president said the preliminary information from the reviews he has ordered "raises some serious concerns," and he said intelligence agencies need to act quickly to fix those flaws. The warning that was provided by the father of terror suspect Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab was not...Full Story
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