16 Jul 2011

Bin Laden was Planning to Assassinate President Obama

“Al Qaida chief Osama bin Laden was plotting to attack targets in America and to take out President Barack Obama, according to documents retrieved from his hideout in Pakistan.” (Source: Bin Laden was Planning to Assassinate President Obama, Christian News.)

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14 Jul 2011

Bin Laden Plotted 9/11 Anniversary Attack

“Osama bin Laden was working to assemble a team of militants to attack the U.S. on the 10th anniversary of 9/11, according to communications Navy SEALs seized from his Pakistani hideout when they killed the al Qaeda leader this spring.” (Bin Laden Plotted 9/11 Anniversary Attack – WSJ.com)

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09 Jul 2011

House Hearing: Hizballah Is Threat To U.S.

“Hizballah has established a vast network of operatives throughout Latin America, and even in North America, which could be used to wage terrorist attacks against American interests if the group or its Iranian patrons see fit, witnesses told a House Homeland Security subcommittee on Thursday.” (Source: House Hearing: Hizballah Is

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01 Jul 2011

U.S. Homeland Security Isn’t Affected by Debt-Ceiling Showdown

“U.S. Homeland Security workers protecting borders and guarding against terrorists won’t be affected by a possible federal government shutdown in the event that Congress fails to raise the federal debt ceiling. “We continue to operate regardless of any budget debt ceiling,” Homeland Security Department Secretary Janet Napolitano said today at

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28 Jun 2011

Serial hijackings leave millions at risk of a chemical disaster

“The latest in a series of hijackings of chemical security legislation since 2001 took place at the June 22 mark up of H.R. 901 in Representative Peter King’s (R-N.Y.) Homeland Security Committee. It sounds crazy but King’s bill would extend current law until 2018 even though it prohibits the Department

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28 Jun 2011

FBI and DHS Urge Vigilance on July 4

“The FBI and the Department of Homeland Security have issued their annual summer holiday ‘Security Awareness’ Bulletin, a six-page document that notes that just last year al Qaeda had identified the July Fourth weekend as ideal for an attack, and urges vigilance, but stresses there is no ‘specific or credible

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24 Jun 2011

2 men accused in plot to attack Seattle recruiting station

“Two men were arrested Wednesday night and accused of plotting to attack a Seattle military recruiting station with machine guns and grenades, federal officials said. Federal prosecutors identified the two as Khalid Abdul-Latif, aka Joseph Anthony Davis, 33, of Seattle, and Walli Mujahidh, aka Frederick Domingue, Jr., 32, of Los

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17 Jun 2011

Al Qaeda-Linked Site Posts ‘Hit List’ of U.S. Targets, Prompting Feds to Send Alert

“The Department of Homeland Security has sent out an internal alert warning that jihadist websites last week posted a “hit list” of American executives, officials and companies — an alarming development that could mark the start of a new phase in terror plots. The list, which covers dozens of names

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17 Jun 2011

Qaeda dead set on U.S. attacks

“Last month’s killing of Osama bin Laden hasn’t cut down on al Qaeda’s drive to carry out terror attacks within the United States, according to the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. The chairman, Republican Michigan Rep. Mike Rogers, issued such a warning in an article posted to ABC News’

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15 Jun 2011

Amtrak steps up security after track tampering

“There is stepped up security at Amtrak stations around the country after an attempted derailment involving a freight train. Officials say it happened in Iowa. Investigators say many people could have been killed. The train was carrying flammable liquid, which could have burned for a long time. The incident has

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