The four U.S. senators who represent Maryland and Virginia are raising concerns that spies could potentially infiltrate Metro if the transit agency decides to buy rail cars from China.
Journey, a 4-year-old golden retriever was trained to detect high or low levels of blood sugar in Tina Westmoreland’s 15-year-old daughter Hannah, who was diagnosed with diabetes in 2012.
The New York Times reports that law enforcement officials became so concerned by President Donald Trump’s behavior in the days after he fired FBI Director James Comey that they began investigating whether he had been working for Russia against U.S. interests.
In this week’s episode of The Hunt, Nikita Malik, director of the Henry Jackson Society’s Center on Radicalization and Terrorism, tells WTOP national security correspondent J.J. Green that there are a couple of places with significant threats.
Caught in a seemingly unending stream of ongoing spy scandals with the Kremlin — and a swell of Chinese espionage cases — the FBI appears to be facing its stiffest counterintelligence challenges in decades.
Is a new wave of terror about to start in Europe? In this week’s episode of “The Hunt” with WTOP’s J.J. Green talks to Nikita Malik, Director of the Centre on Radicalization and Terrorism at the London-based Henry Jackson Society.
Statistics going back over 40 years show that regular people who notice something out of the ordinary do indeed help thwart terror attacks on public transportation, or at least minimize casualties.
On this week’s edition of “The Hunt” with WTOP National Security correspondent JJ Green, the former CIA chief of staff says domestic terrorism will likely increase.
The administration’s policy, signed on November 9, would temporarily bar migrants who illegally cross into the US through the southern border from seeking asylum outside of official ports of entry.
It was about 7:30 Thursday morning when Defense Secretary Jim Mattis decided he needed to see his Commander in Chief.
Shaken, disappointed, saddened and scared — those were just some of the reactions in a bipartisan outpouring of shock and concern as lawmakers reacted Thursday to the news that Defense Secretary James Mattis had resigned over President Donald Trump’s policy decisions.
The U.S. agencies fighting terrorism seem to have gained the upper hand again in 2018 as the number of attacks decreased, And in this week’s edition of The Hunt with WTOP national security correspondent J.J. Green, one expert gives much of the credit to technology.
According to the complaint, the search revealed no evidence that 58-year-old Ikechukwu “Ike” Owunna carried illegal drugs, and what he packed matched his plans for travel and his means.
Russian gun rights activist Maria Butina, 30, agreed to plead guilty to conspiracy and cooperate with federal, state and local authorities in any ongoing investigations.
In this edition of The Hunt with WTOP National Security Director J.J. Green, Ambassador Melvyn Levitsky, professor of international policy and practice at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan, said “respect” plays a key role.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.