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There’s One Big Problem with the White House Plan to Close Guantanamo

The Obama administration says some prisoners will have to be transferred to U.S. soil. But current law bars any such move—and by some readings, it forbids even looking at opt...

House-Backed Bill Orders a Hiring Spree to Fix Embattled Secret Service

The Secret Service will hire 285 employees to plug security holes found in recent years. 


Photos: How the White House Reacted on 9/11

Newly released photos from the National Archives show then-Vice President Dick Cheney as he watches 9/11 unfold. 

Here's Why Westerners Join ISIS

Many have become jihadist fighters in the apparent hope of achieving martyrdom.

What Not To Pack According to the TSA's Instagram Account

The  TSA  shows off some of the strangest things they have confiscated - be warned!

Senate Panel Approves 10 Years of Protection Services for Hack Victims

Barbara Mikulski introduced the measure, saying it was the least Congress could do to protect civil servants. 

Turkey Opens Key Air Base for U.S. Strikes on ISIS

The newly approved use of Incirlik Air Base for bombing missions will greatly reduce the distance U.S. warplanes must fly to their targets.

Does the Bounty-Hunting Industry Need Reform?

How the wildly underregulated industry polices itself—and why that isn't changing.

Federal Employees Are Likely to Get a 1.3 Percent Pay Raise Next Year

A Senate panel stays silent on a salary-increase bill that could also help fund benefits for the 21.5 million hack victims. 

Senators Want Homeland Security To Be a Leading Cyberdefense Agency

After the hack on the Office of Personnel Management, a bipartisan group of lawmakers believes it's time to grant DHS power over government networks.

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