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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Cameroon helicopter crashes, killing general and five others

Authorities in Cameroon say a helicopter fighting the Boko Haram insurgency has crashed on the border with Nigeria, killing six people including the commander of this central African nation's troops.
17 hours 18 min ago

Trump staff, properties face terror risk with presidency

Businesses around the world bearing U.S. President Donald Trump's name face an increased risk now that he is in the White House, security experts warn, especially as several are in areas previously targeted by violence.
17 hours 30 min ago

Pulaski Barracks gate closed after security alert

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany — The gates into Kapaun and Pulaski Barracks were closed for several hours Monday to vehicular traffic due to a suspicious package found nearby, Army and Air Force officials said.
19 hours 47 min ago

California storm causes flooding, triggers evacuations

Fast-moving floodwaters swept through California mountain communities and residents fled homes below hillsides scarred by wildfires as the third — and largest — in the latest series of storms brought a deluge Sunday and warnings about damaging mudslides.
19 hours 58 min ago

82nd Airborne Division veterans to appear on CBS show 'Hunted'

They may try to vanish, but two veterans of the 82nd Airborne Division will be working together to track and capture teams of fugitives in a new show that premiered on CBS Sunday night.
20 hours 13 min ago

Fort Bliss Stryker brigade set to deploy to Afghanistan

About 1,500 soldiers from the 4,000-strong 1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division are deploying to Afghanistan. They will serve in an advise, assist and training role working with the Afghan army and police during the nine-month deployment.
21 hours 11 min ago