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  1. The Next Page: Price of cyberattacks against America is like paying for 9/11 every yearRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The good news is that the North Korean attack on Sony Pictures has the nation discussing cybersecurity issues. The bad news is that neither the press nor the government has placed the attack in context.


  2. Friday's Letters: Readers oppose tolls, Obama and Rodman drainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Florida Times-Union

    They have struck a deal with the dredging supporters, saying they will not oppose dredging if in turn our politicians will back the draining of the reservoir. Now, if you have any interest in preserving this fantastic wildlife resource, we had better unite and melt the phone lines of our elected representatives.


  3. Chinese Hackers Stole U.S. Weapons System DesignsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Heritage Foundation

    A new report by the Defense Science Board lists at least 29 specific U.S. weapons system designs that were stolen by Chinese hackers. These include several missile defense systems, such as the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System, the Terminal High Altitude Aerial Defense, and the Patriot Advanced Capability-3.


  4. America's Senator Jeff Sessions Now Chairs Two SubcommitteesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | VDARE

    Senator Sessions was cheated out of the Chairmanship of the Budget Committee by his "friend" Mike Enzi who had official seniority and insisted on the Chair, even though Sessions had earned it as an effective Ranking Member. At any rate, Sessions now runs two subcoms rather than one biggie.


  5. Protest in London against A 100bn nuke upgrade planRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    A protest is taking place in London to campaign against government plans to spend A 100 billion on replacing a nuclear weapons system. The marchers want the campaign to be scrapped believing the money would be better spent on health and education.


  6. An Ar EditorialAN Unjust War May Yet Yield PeaceRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... 1980s. Another newly declassified CIA report deals with U.S. President Ronald Reagan's proposed Strategic Defense Initiative - a far more elaborate precursor to the National Missile Defense program being promotedby current President George W. Bush. ...


  7. Putin Once Casually Said He Could Destroy The US In A Half-An-Hour Or LessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Watersblogged

    In December 2011, then-Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin was positioned to reclaim his role as the president of Russia after the formalities of the March 2012 elections. Fittingly, Putin hosted a lavish banquet at New Century , Moscow's richest equestrian club, for members of the Valdai Club and distinguished academics and journalists from around the world.


  8. Fort Sill unveils THAAD training centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSWO

    FORT SILL, Okla._A training facility that houses a new high-tech missile defense system was unveiled Friday on Fort Sill. Soldiers just started training on it within the last couple of weeks.


  9. From Russia with loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lincoln Daily News

    The plan to provide the missile defense system to Iran was put on hold in 2010 under strong lobbying efforts from the United States and Israel complaining the system could be used as a shield to protect Iran's nuclear facilities as they continued to move toward completing their plans to produce nuclear weapons.


  10. Hagel Calls to Congratulate New Japanese Defense MinisterRead the original story

    Friday | Official Wire News

    Defense Chuck Hagel called Japan's new defense minister last night to congratulate him on his appointment and to express hope for continued growth of the U.S.-Japan alliance. It was the first conversation between Hagel and Defense Minister Gen Nakatani, Defense Department officials said in a statement summarizing the phone call.


  11. API Technologies Releases New Radiation Hardened Solid State RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RF Globalnet

    API Technologies Corp. , a leading provider of high performance RF, microwave, millimeterwave, and power solutions, has added a family of radiation hardened solid state latching relays, namely the AP10N01L, which is SPST , and the AP1AD01BL, which is SPDT . With a distinctive latching capability, these solid state relay products feature a wide input actuation voltage range of 3.3 V to 36 V , while operating voltage ranges between 12 and 36 Volts.


  12. Readout of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel's call with Japanese Minister of Defense Gen NakataniRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel spoke by phone this evening with Japan's new minister of defense, Gen Nakatani. It was the first conversation between the two leaders.


  13. Make My DayDIARY of a Day OffRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2010 | American Reporter

    It looks like President Barack Obama is going to follow up his biggest domestic policy achievement - health care reform - with his biggest foreign policy achievement - a new strategic nuclear arms reduction treaty and new U.S. policies regarding the use of nuclear weapons. The treaty that Mr. Obama and Russian president Dmitry Medvedev signed in Prague on April 8 is not just the first significant arms control treaty between the United States and Russia since the 1991 Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, or START, was signed by President George H.W. Bush and President Mikhail Gorbachev.


  14. Congressman Ami Bera Headed to India with President ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsTalk 1530 KFBK

    Congressman Bera says that he's looking forward to riding in Air Force One and that this trip is significant to our region. According to Bera, agricultural and missile defense manufacturing exports from Northern California to India are critical to our financial development.


  15. Navy to Integrate F-35 With Beyond-the-Horizon TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Defense Tech

    The Navy and Lockheed Martin are planning to demonstrate a beyond-the-horizon anti-ship missile detection and defense technology using an F-35 Joint Strike Fighter . The system, referred to as Naval Integrated Fire Control-Counter Air, or NIFC-CA, uses Aegis radar, and airborne sensor and SM-6 missile to find, track and destroy approaching threats such as cruise missiles at ranges well beyond the typical radar horizon, Navy officials said.


  16. Immigration critic Jeff Sessions to head Senate immigration panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Washington Examiner

    A key opponent of the push for comprehensive immigration reform has been tapped to chair the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., said he has renamed the panel "Immigration and the National Interest," a move he said is intended as "a declaration to the American people that this subcommittee belongs to them."


  17. Sen. Jeff Sessions will lead 2 key Senate panels: What does it mean for Alabama?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Alabama Live

    First, let's look at the immigration appointment. That's the one where Sessions will have the greatest impact on a national scale.


  18. Letters: Readers oppose tolls, Obama and Rodman drainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Florida Times-Union

    Letters of about 200 words are preferred. Longer letters will be edited for space.


  19. Concord: Code Pink and peace group plan to protest Karl Rove tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | San Jose Mercury News

    Bay Area activists groups Code Pink and the Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center are planning a protest of President George W. Bush's former Deputy Chief of Staff for Karl Rove tonight.


  20. They couldn't stop Saddam's Scuds, but now it's finally Patriots' dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Times of Israel

    During the January 1991 Gulf War, Brig. Gen. Nachman Shai, at the time the army's chief spokesperson, told the gas mask-clad residents of Israel to relax, loosen their masks, and take a sip of water.