House Intel Chair: al-Qaida threat greater than 'before 9/11'

An alarming new video showing what appears to be a large gathering of al-Qaida operatives has emerged in Western media.

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 12:01pm EDT
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Finnish official treats Russian threat 'like dandruff'

Andrei Illarionov, a former top envoy to Russian President Vladimir Putin, created a whirlwind of anxiety in late March, when he told a Swedish newspaper that Putin's annexation efforts will not stop until Finland and the Baltic states were part of Russia.

Monday - 04/14/2014, 08:54am EDT

Director of National Intelligence hopeful increased security, audits can stop leaks

James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence, speaks with WTOP's National Security Correspondent J.J. Green.

Tuesday - 04/08/2014, 08:03am EDT

Boeing rules out cyber sabotage connection to missing plane

The difficult search for answers about the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is compounded by the inability to find either the plane intact or the wreckage.

Tuesday - 03/25/2014, 03:54pm EDT

Investigators intensify focus on plane's computer system

Twelve days after the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, investigators are intensifying their focus on the plane's computer system.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Was Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 hacked?

Evidence is surfacing that system failure in the cockpit of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 may have caused the plane's disappearance and investigators are wondering if foul play may have been involved.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 01:53pm EDT

Where is Malaysia Airlines flight MH370?

How does a Boeing 777 traveling at 35,000 feet disappear from radar with no trace?

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 06:17pm EDT

DNI Clapper: Ukraine intelligence 'not a failure by any stretch'

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper sits down for an exclusive interview with WTOP on the situation in Ukraine.

Monday - 03/10/2014, 07:32am EDT
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National license plate database sparks privacy fears

The Department of Homeland Security is closer to developing a National License Plate Recognition Database, which is raising privacy concerns.

Monday - 02/17/2014, 12:19pm EST
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Toothpaste bomb plot not unknown to Olympic Games

On Oct. 6, 1976, Cubana de Aviacion Flight 455, bound from Barbados to Jamaica, was bombed.

Friday - 02/07/2014, 06:46am EST

Intelligence officials react to NSA curbs

"Measured and thoughtful" is how Director of National Intelligence James Clapper describes the changes in U.S. intelligence gathering that President Barack Obama has ordered.

Friday - 01/17/2014, 02:12pm EST

Navy calls of search, identifies dead in helicopter crash

The Navy has called off the search for a sailor missing since a Navy helicopter with five crew members aboard crashed in the ocean off the Virginia coast Wednesday, Jan. 8.

Thursday - 01/09/2014, 06:00pm EST

2 dead as Navy helicopter goes down off Virginia coast

A Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon helicopter with a crew of five went down in the Atlantic Ocean 18 miles off the Virginia coast on Wednesday.

Wednesday - 01/08/2014, 07:47pm EST

U.S. ship to make history in fight against chemical weapons

The MV Cape Ray is expected to leave Portsmouth, Va., in a few days on a mission that no U.S. ship has ever undertaken.

Wednesday - 01/08/2014, 06:56am EST

Embassy bomb threat closes West End streets during rush

A bomb threat at the Swedish Embassy has closed Rock Creek Parkway and other downtown streets, stalling traffic during the afternoon rush.

Thursday - 12/19/2013, 07:29pm EST

The hunt for al-Qaida: Continued challenges

Richard Barrett, former director of the United Nations al-Qaida and Taliban Monitoring Team, on the challenges facing the organization and the U.S. as it continues its quest to dismantle the organization.

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 01:42pm EST
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Wife of longest-held U.S. hostage says Iran's president key to release

As of last week, former FBI agent Robert Levinson is now the longest-held American hostage in history. His family and the U.S. government hope that the new Iranian president could help secure Levinson's release.

Wednesday - 12/04/2013, 07:13am EST

NSA official: 'We're not big brother'

NSA officials want Americans to understand that the organization doesn't have time and doesn't care about their personal communications.

Thursday - 10/31/2013, 06:53am EDT

Inside the Looking Glass: The staggering pace of change

The Defense Intelligence Agency's ability to survey the world from its top-secret operations center faces a huge challenge when confronting a new phenomenon that's not yet fully understood.

Friday - 10/25/2013, 09:40am EDT
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Inside the Looking Glass: A peek at the DIA's eye on the world

WTOP's J.J. Green recently was granted an exclusive look at the Defense Intelligence Agency's situation center. In this three-part series, he talks with DIA Director Michael T. Flynn about the agency's global monitoring capabilities, the threats facing the United States and the future of intelligence efforts.

Tuesday - 10/22/2013, 07:40am EDT
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