Updated emergency preparedness guides stress need for plans to keep the government running.
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IG report uncovers glaring misconduct among the air guard corps and charges leadership with overlooking blatant infractions.
Agency teams with Army on airborne detection system deployed for high-profile events.
Nearly 22,000 officers are standing guard at or near the convention site, and 66 federal, state, and local agencies are working together at a nerve center.
Steve Hughes, the Secret Service's chief coordinator for GOP convention security, has spent 15 months preparing for the event.
As international students arrive in Washington, officials say Student and Exchange Visitor Information System balances efficiency, security.
New system aims to address privacy concerns raised by controversial CAPPS II effort.
Such facilities may be “attractive targets” because of lower security than military bases, FBI and DHS warn.
President also moves to create a national counterterrorism center and set guidelines for sharing intelligence among agencies.