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CIA Directors on ISIS After Paris: ‘They’ll Come Here’

The macabre videotape from ISIS came barely a week after the bloody carnage in Paris: “We bring [President François] Hollande and the people around …

National Security

Shoreditch spies: why does GCHQ want to hire hipsters?

Cities,GCHQ,UK security and counter-terrorism,Job hunting,Work & careers,Money,UK news,Silicon Roundabout,Technology<p>The spy agency’s use of stencil graffiti recruitment adverts in trendy east London reveals their struggle against not just bad guys, but cooler employers<p>David Cameron’s response to …

US intelligence officials have 'underestimated' Isil's plan to attack the West

In echoes of the criticisms after the 9/11 attacks, a top former intelligence official and Iraq expert has said the CIA and other key spy agencies are drawing flawed conclusions about the nature and intent of the jihadist group<p>The US intelligence community is failing in its duty to protect America …

How Much Privacy Is Too Much?

Ben Dickson Contributor<p>Ben Dickson is a software engineer and the founder of TechTalks.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Unlocking the potential of eye tracking technology<br>• Can you trust crypto-token crowdfunding?<p>How do you reach the right balance between privacy, security, user trust and corporate …

The Growing Link Between Intelligence Communities and Academia

Scott Firsing, <i>Monash University</i><p>The idea of university professors or students working with the FBI or CIA probably makes you raise your eyebrows.<p>But then perhaps you're picturing someone like the fictional Henry McCord in <i>Madam Secretary</i> . He's a Georgetown theology professor who was asked to plant a …

National Security Agency (NSA)

An FBI Agent Shares 9 Secrets to Reading People

23 years in the FBI taught this entrepreneur the remarkable power of observation.<p>The ability to read others will greatly affect how you deal with them. When you understand how another person is feeling, you can adapt your message and communication style to make sure it is received in the best way …

Injectable 'biologic' drugs are busting Medicare's budget

Because many of those drugs for treating cancer, serious eye ailments and other problems are injectable and must be administered in a doctor's officer or under a physician's supervision, the added cost is straining patients' wallets as well as the federal government's budget.<p>A new Government …

Lions lineman Ben Archibald announces retirement

Offensive lineman Ben Archibald has retired, the B.C. Lions announced Friday.<p>The CFL club has also released veteran linebacker Anton McKenzie.<p>Archibald spent three seasons with B.C. after signing as a free agent in 2011. He began his CFL career with the Calgary Stampeders in '08.<p>Overall, Archibald …

Obama points to blocking Keystone as top accomplishment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is already citing the decision not to proceed with the Keystone XL pipeline as one of the key …

The secret school that trains 'silent warriors.' (Hint: It helps the NSA.)

Leonard Reinsfelder's wife found a note on her car as she was leaving a shopping center one day: "Have your husband give us a call. We think we could use him."<p>There was a phone number, and nothing else.<p>So began Reinsfelder's career at the National Cryptologic School, which functions as a sort of …

UK to boost intelligence staff to disrupt terror plots - Osborne

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s security agencies will receive a significant boost to staff numbers as part of a multi-pronged effort to stave off threats from terrorist plotters, Chancellor George Osborne said on Monday.<p>Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne stands outside 11 Downing …

Over and over again, the military has conducted dangerous biowarfare experiments on Americans

On September 20, 1950, a US Navy ship just off the coast of San Francisco used a giant hose to spray a cloud of microbes into the air and into the city's famous fog. The military was testing how a biological weapon attack would affect the 800,000 residents of the city.<p>The people of San Francisco …