A country music festival in Las Vegas. Sunday church in a small Texas town. And just last night, an elementary school in Northern California. All three are now the sites of darkness and destruction by active shooters.
School fire drills became popular decades ago after several deadly fires triggered changes in safety codes. Today, teachers and children are preparing for something entirely different: mass shootings.
Four people were shot and killed Tuesday morning when a gunman opened fire at multiple “random” locations in Northern California — including near an elementary school, authorities said.
A North Korean who defected at the heavily guarded Demilitarised Zone was shot at least five times and is in a critical condition, South Korea says.
A Department of Homeland Security official admitted that a team of experts remotely hacked a Boeing 757 parked at an airport.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued an updated terror bulletin on Thursday highlighting the threat of weaponized drones, chemical attacks and the continued targeting of commercial aircraft.
Mass graves containing at least 400 suspected ISIL victims, many wearing prison uniforms, have been found in northern Iraq.
As U.S.-backed forces made their final push into the city of Raqqa to liberate what had once been the Syrian capital of the Islamic State’s self-declared caliphate, they faced a problem.
In recent undercover tests of multiple airport security checkpoints by the Department of Homeland Security, inspectors said screeners, their equipment or their procedures failed more than half of the time, according to a source familiar with the classified report.
The Syrian military says it has “fully liberated” the eastern border town of Albu Kamal, so-called Islamic State’s last urban stronghold in the country.