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15 Companies That Profit From Border Security
Immigration reform supporters come to the cause for a variety of reasons, but one of the most commonly emphasized is the need to strengthen the country's borders. The support for border security -- both in the political realm and in opinion polls -- will likely translate into funding increases if a
11-Year-Old Flies to Rome With No Ticket or Family
A run away boy flew from Manchester, U.K. to Rome Italy with no documentation
The Global Note: Battle For Aleppo…17,700 Troops For Olympics…Arctic Ramadan
SYRIA -BATTLE FOR ALEPPO: UNESCO HERITAGE SITE THREATENED…Syrian rebels fought government troops and intelligence agents at the gates of Aleppo’s ancient Old City on Tuesday in a battle for control of Syria’s commercial hub, residents and opposition activists said. The ancient quarter is a ...
Olympic Security Rush: 1,200 More Soldiers Called In
3 Days Ahead of Torch Lighting, Brits Deploy Nearly Double Troops to Games as Afghanistan
The Global Note: U.S. "Bulking Up" in Gulf…Damascus Fighting…Bullying & Apologizing In Japan…Jon Lord R.I.P.
TENSIONS IN THE GULF U.S. BULKING UP…A day after that brief but deadly encounter near the Strait of Hormuz, the U.S. is making contingencies for something far more significant. The Wall Street Journal reports the Pentagon is building a missile-defense radar station at a secret...
Counting Down to the Olympics, Counting on Security Promises
British Officials Acknowledge Surprising Security Gaps, Say Games Will Be Safe
The Global Note: Olympic Arrivals, Olympic Tests…Syrian Chemical Chief Defects…At 97, Wanted War Criminal Found
OLYMPIC ARRIVALS, OLYMPIC TESTS From Dimitrije STEJIC and Nick SCHIFRIN in London: -FIRST ATHLETES ARRIVE…Thousands of athletes, officials and spectators have begun arriving in London for the Olympic Games - which open in 11 days. London’s Heathrow Airport is set to handle a record number...
London Olympic Security Shows Cracks
With just 16 days before the Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Summer Olympics, British officials are struggling to put the finishing touches on the $2 billion security package they have been working on for 7 years -- and their ring of steel is starting to show a few cracks. G4S, the $11.6 billion
London Olympics Security: FBI Agents, Surface-to-Air Missiles
Security Force for 2012 Summer Olympics Will Top 40K Officers, Guards, Plus FBI Agents
UK Prison Loses Keys to All Its Cells
Well they haven’t quite been thrown away, but the keys have gone missing. The first prison in the UK to be taken over by a private security firm has suffered a major hiccup regarding the most important tool in keeping prisoners locked up, the keys. Unfortunately...