US Ports May Be Open to Cyberthreats

According to a report written by Cmdr. Joseph Kramek, who serves in the Coast Guard Office of Congressional Affairs, US ports are wide open to a cyberattack. Read more »

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Syria: Damascus suburbs violence kills at least 5 children

At least five children and two rescue workers were killed Friday in a Damascus suburb during a government bombing campaign amid escalating violence in and around the capital despite a truce, activists reported.
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Complete the story of how GIs died in Niger

In the nearly six weeks since we learned of the ambush in Niger in which Islamist militants killed four American soldiers, it has often felt as if the more we are told about this tragedy, the less we really know.
4 hours 13 min ago

Criticism of Roe shouldn’t disqualify judge

The line between appropriate and inappropriate policy inclinations cannot be drawn with the same detachment as evaluation of professional experience and competence.
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Suspected jihadists kill at least 6 in northern Burkina Faso

Local government and security officials say suspected jihadists have staged an attack in Burkina Faso's northern Soum province, killing at least six people.
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Twitter can act responsibly to solve 2 problems at once

Twitter’s existential problem with fake anonymous accounts would seem like an especially difficult one to solve. But a separate controversy holds the key to a holistic solution.
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US seeks more action from African nations on North Korea

Secretary of State Rex Tilllerson called on African nations Friday to do more to isolate North Korea, which relies on trade and military relationships on the continent as a source of hard currency.
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