Trump Says He Has Not Asked DOJ to Investigate Biden's Son

Trump Says He Has Not Asked DOJ to Investigate Biden’s Son

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday told reporters he has not asked the Department of Justice to investigate activities by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden.

Trump Says He Has Not Asked DOJ to Investigate Biden’s Son

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday told reporters he has not asked the Department of Justice to investigate activities by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s son, Hunter Biden.

Two Candidates, Two Investigations, One Deeply Flawed Agency

With “Deep State,” James B. Stewart adds his voice to the conversation about the 2016 election. His scapegoat: the F.B.I.

U.S. Expands Blacklist to Include China's Top AI Startups Ahead of Trade Talks

U.S. Expands Blacklist to Include China’s Top AI Startups Ahead of Trade Talks

The U.S. government widened its trade blacklist to include some of China’s top artificial intelligence startups, punishing Beijing for its treatment of Muslim minorities and ratcheting up tensions ahead of high-level trade talks in Washington this…

US Seeks to Blacklist Chinese Artificial Intelligence Firms

The United States is blacklisting a group of Chinese tech companies that develop facial recognition and other artificial intelligence technology that the U.S. says is being used to repress China’s Muslim minority groups.

Install the October 2019 Android Security Update ASAP

Install the October 2019 Android Security Update ASAP

Google’s monthly Android security fixes are normally just for Google devices, but Samsung, Motorola, LG, Oppo, Huawei, and Xiaomi are all rolling out their own versions of the October 2019 security update to patch a major zero-day security vulnerability pres…

The lack of cybersecurity talent is “a national security threat,” says DHS official

One of the most senior officials tasked with protecting U.S. critical infrastructure says that the lack of security professionals in the U.S. is one of the leading threats to national cyber security. Speaking at TechCrunch Disrupt SF, Jeannette Manfra, the as…

Security superstition/Security theater

Security theater is a rule requiring you to take off your shoes when you get to the airport. It doesn’t actually catch anyone, it simply makes people feel more secure, and it allows those in charge to feel like they’re doing something. Mostly, it’s a demonstr…

Trump Criticizes Minneapolis Over Rally Security Costs

A $530,000 fee for security at a rally planned for Thursday is too high, President Trump and his campaign said. “Welcome to Minneapolis where we pay our bills,” the city’s mayor said in response.

Twitter Misused Private Security Info to Help Advertisers

Twitter says it inadvertently used private information, provided by users for the purpose of protecting their accounts, to help companies target them with ads. Read more…

Kevin McAleenan Is Out as Acting Homeland Security Secretary

Mr. McAleenan oversaw a border security agency that grappled with the most crossings at the southwestern border in more than a decade, prompting the ire of the president.

When ‘Get Out’ Is a President’s National Security Strategy

President Trump has demonstrated that in his pursuit of ending America’s “endless wars,” no troop presence abroad is too small to escape his desire to terminate it.

Kevin McAleenan Is Out as Acting Homeland Security Secretary

Mr. McAleenan oversaw a border security agency that grappled with the most crossings at the southwestern border in more than a decade, prompting the ire of the president.

Amazon's Favorite New Word Is 'Privacy,' But Does It Even Know the Meaning?

Amazon’s Favorite New Word Is ‘Privacy,’ But Does It Even Know the Meaning?

Few companies have done more than Amazon to dilute the meaning of the word “privacy.” A little more than a decade ago, “privacy” was a word used by people to describe the state of being alone and unobserved, away from prying eyes and ears. Today, so-called “p…

California Law Officially Bans Facial Recognition in Police Body Cams

California will block police officers from including facial recognition technology in their body cameras, joining two other states that have created similar laws—Oregon and New Hampshire. Read more…

Facial Recognition Technology in Public Housing Prompts Backlash

The spread of facial recognition technology in housing, public and private, is creating a backlash in cities and growing concerns in Congress.

Man smashes car windows with tire iron in liquor store attack after parking lot crash

Surveillance footage has captured the moment a man unleashed a brutal tire iron attack on another motorist after a car accident in a liquor store parking lot in Houston,

The government’s plan to collect migrant DNA could send us down a slippery slope for surveillance

Experts say the plan to expand the FBI’s criminal database could usher in a new age of genetic surveillance.

36 Civil Rights Groups Demand End to Amazon’s Partnerships with Police

Over 30 civil rights groups are calling on local, state, and federal officials to end police partnerships with Ring, Amazon’s home surveillance company.

Trump administration expected to announce exit from ‘Open Skies’ treaty

The Trump administration is expected to soon announce that it plans to exit the “Open Skies” treaty, a US official tells CNN, a move that has already drawn condemnation from Democrats in Congress.

Global markets jittery ahead of US-China trade talks

Global stocks were briefly in the red early Thursday ahead of the the latest round of US-China trade talks, but they’ve mostly pared losses as anxiety about the discussions eases.

Surveiilance_Report (Teaser)

Story Summary: an off-duty security driver acknowledges a known target, establishing in movement a fatal game of cat-and-mouse. Created & Directed by Road 2 Redemption Films.

Chinese Rappers Take On the Surveillance State

Chinese Rappers Take On the Surveillance State

The underground rap scene in China actively subverts censorship.

The Endless Aerial Surveillance of the Border

New reports suggest that drone activity at the southern border is spreading to nearby cities, erasing the line between police procedures and immigration enforcement.

Men hack electronic billboard, play porn on it

Pornographic video could be seen along I-75 for 15 to 20 minutes, police say.

Surveillance video shows man struck by lightning before he’s saved by good Samaritans

Surveillance video obtained by Houston ABC station KTRK shows the moment a man was struck by lightning Thursday, seconds before three good Samaritans rushed to his aid.

Hong Kong Leader Invokes Emergency Powers to Ban Masks During Protests

The chief executive used her emergency powers to bypass the legislature, a step long feared by opposition lawmakers and some observers.

A 3-year-old girl was abducted and then found at a church

A day after 3-year-old Ahlora Lindiment was abducted from a playground in North Carolina, she was seen standing alone in front of a church, police said.

Convicted murderer escaped from jail for a second time

A convicted murderer serving a life sentence without parole has escaped from an Arkansas jail for a second time.

FOIA request for NROL-39 surveillance satellite logo

“Alright, nerds

I filed a FOIA appeal and won the infamous NROL-39 surveillance satellite logo as a PDF.

https://t.co/GypoZPnwsu

This ain’t a scanned powerpoint. This is a resizable vector. You know what you must do. Unleash the swag.”

The Chinese Surveillance State, Part 2

The Chinese Surveillance State, Part 2

We hear from a Uighur American who is fighting to free his relatives from one of China’s mass internment camps.

Welcome to the K-12 Surveillance State

Is tech really the solution to student safety?

Information Is Gold

Based on just how the age of Internet is regularly taking in details at a rapid rate. In enhancement to exactly how the public, particularly governmental establishments, are investing extra sources on collecting information than spending on armed forces developments as well as monitoring tasks. On the whole, information or any kind of intel is extra powerful than the resources( money, power, and so on) the public requirements today.

Turkish Police Investigate Kurdish Leaders, Fire Water Cannon at Protesters

Turkish Police Investigate Kurdish Leaders, Fire Water Cannon at Protesters

Turkish police have launched criminal investigations into Kurdish lawmakers and detained scores of people, accusing them of criticizing the military’s incursion into Syria on social media, state media reported.

Kazakh President Orders Investigation Into China-Linked Transport Project

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Tuesday ordered an investigation into former senior officials who initiated a struggling $1.5 billion Chinese-led project to build a light rail network in the capital.

The Latest: Army Investigating After Training Jump Injuries

The Latest on an Army training parachute accident (all times local):