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Michael McKeown, FBI Cyber Initiative and Resource Fusion Unit

The FBI will channel more people and resources into its Pittsburgh office. It's a reward for the cybersecurity team that's credited for catching five Chinese ...

September 19 FEDERAL NEWS RADIO

Punditry and Predictions: Scotland’s No Vote: A Loss for Pollsters and a Win for Betting Markets

Prediction markets give much more reliable forecasts than pollsters, as do surveys of what voters expect will happen.

September 19 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Midterm Calculus: Court Ruling in Kansas Makes Senate Race a True Tossup

The basic contours of the race are consistent with the serious possibility of an independent victory, a victory that could decide Senate control.

September 18 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Lawyers Present Contrasting Motives at Rowland Trial as Jury Begins Deliberations

A defense lawyer for John G. Rowland, the former Connecticut governor, painted his client as the victim of hard-core politics.

September 18 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Listening Post: A White House Position That Stands on a Narrow Definition of War

Far from clarifying the war plan, the White House’s public-relations blitz has muddied several key issues, not least whether the campaign will require American ...

September 18 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Senate approves Obama's Syria plan in funding bill

Resolution is part of a stopgap funding bill to keep the government open until Dec. 11.         

September 18 USA TODAY - WASHINGTON

U.S. Faces Tough Struggle on Ground to Oust ISIS

The next phase of the American strategy against the Islamic State has been described as “extraordinarily complex,” and involves training and coordinating ...

September 18 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Congress’s Inaction Could Be Legal Basis for Stronger Executive War Powers

As lawmakers grapple with President Obama’s claim that he already has congressional authorization for airstrikes against the Islamic State, legal specialists ...

September 18 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS

Rand Paul: Police militarization, war on drugs is 'out of control'

Fresh off his Senate floor speech against arming Syrian rebels, Sen. Rand Paul shifted gears Thursday night to lambast the current state of police ...

September 18 CNN POLITICS

U.S. Goal Is to Make Syrian Rebels Viable

Intelligence agents are laying the groundwork for what they hope will become an effective fighting force of Syrian rebels that will serve as ground troops in ...

September 18 NEW YORK TIMES POLITICS