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Cause of Deadly Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion Remains a Mystery

Chemical Safety Board is still investigating on one-year anniversary. Read more9:44 AM ETLeave a comment

An American and Texas flag fly side by side Friday, May 31, 2013, in West, Texas, atop the destroyed remains of the fertilizer plant that exploded killing 15 and injuring 200. An American and Texas flag fly side by side Friday, May 31, 2013, in West, Texas, atop the destroyed remains of the fertilizer plant that exploded killing 15 and injuring 200. Tony Gutierrez/AP
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Why There Will Be A Robot Uprising arrowThe bad news is that the robot uprising is likely. The good news is that it’s not too late to stop it. By ...

April 17 Leave a comment

Edward Snowden Makes Surprise Guest Appearance at Putin Q&A arrowSnowden appeared via webcam to ask Putin to share his stance on mass ...

April 17 Leave a comment

Eric Holder Doesn’t Deserve to Be Paid, Republican Lawmakers Say arrowGroup introduces bill to prohibit feds held in contempt of Congress from ...

April 17 Leave a comment
Defense One

The Science of Unmasking Russian Forces in Ukraine arrowThe incursion of masked gunmen into Ukraine shows that knowing who you are fighting has ...

April 16 Leave a comment
Nextgov

Pentagon Plans to Ax Missile-Interceptor Redesign If Sequestration Returns arrowThe automatic cuts are slated for a comeback in 2016.

April 16 Leave a comment
Defense One

Number of Foreign Fighters in Syria Jumped from 800 to 8,000 in the Past Year arrowOnce a two-sided war, CENTCOM’s Gen. Austin calls today’s ...

April 16 Leave a comment
Defense One

Where Genocide Is Most Likely To Happen Next arrowOne university team may have found a way to predict the world’s next genocides. By Ben Watson ...

April 15 Leave a comment

Biden, Survivors Pay Tribute on Anniversary of Boston Marathon Bombings arrowVice president says recovery has been inspirational.

April 15 Leave a comment
Nextgov

Repurposing Old Drones to Bring Wi-Fi to War Fighters arrowDARPA’s turning unmanned aerial vehicles into very mobile hotspots.

April 15 Leave a comment
Defense One

Planning for Withdrawal in Afghanistan May Be Smart, But It’s Not Wise arrowGetting the new Afghan president to sign a troop deal will require a ...

April 15 Leave a comment

The FBI Thinks It Can Pass Off Downtown D.C. as Shanghai arrowFilm warns American students about becoming spies while studying abroad.

April 15 Leave a comment
Defense One

Here’s a Map of the World’s Fastest Growing Militaries arrowTwenty-three nations have doubled their defense spending in the past decade. By Ben ...

April 14 Leave a comment
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