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National Guard to take on more homeland defense duties

The National Guard will play a greater role in protecting critical infrastructure in the United States from terrorist attacks, the Defense Department’s assistant secretary for homeland defense said Tuesday.

Airport drug bust heightens debate over non-federal forces

A recent drug bust at Kennedy International Airport shows that the use of workers from private companies in sensitive security jobs poses a substantial risk, federal airport screeners argued Monday.

Fate of omnibus bill unclear as House, Senate plan brief return

The House is scheduled to take up the huge spending bill next week. The Senate will also convene to try to pass the measure, but several senators will likely seek to block the effort.