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Attempted ISIS chemical attack on Kurdish positions near Mosul

The Islamic State began a program in 2014 to make chemical weapons using both chlorine and a World War I-era toxin known...

Suicide car bomber kills three foreign troops in Afghan capital

REUTERS - A suicide car bomber killed at least three foreign troops in an attack on a convoy near the U.S. embassy in Kabul on...

Subway explosion in Chile leaves eight injured

CNN - An explosion at a subway station in Santiago, Chile, injured eight people Monday. The explosion happened around 2 p.m. at the Escuela Militar station...

U.S. air marshal in quarantine after suspected Ebola syringe attack at...

HOMELAND SECURITY NEWS WIRE - An American federal air marshal was placed in quarantine in Houston, Texas yesterday after being attacked Sunday night at the...

Cultural differences complicate responses to international CBRN incidents, report says

FIERCE HOMELAND SECURITY - Cultural differences can be a key hurdle in responding to chemical, biological, radiological or nuclear incidents in foreign countries, says...

BOMBINGS KILL 42 IN IRAQ AFTER SUNNI MOSQUE ATTACK

AP - Bombings in Baghdad and the northern city of Kirkuk killed at least 42 people in Iraq on Saturday as the government investigated...

Suicide bomber targets NATO convoy in Kabul

ALJAZEERA - At least four civilians have been killed in a suicide bombing targeting a NATO convoy in the Afghan capital Kabul, officials said....

Tool helps investigators connect bomb fragments to bomb makers

HOMELAND SECURITY NEWS WIRE - Authorities with the U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM), the Canadian military, the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms (ATF), and law enforcement...

As Hiroshima Day dawns, why are we still tempting nuclear fate?

THE GUARDIAN - If some extraterrestrial species were compiling a history of homo sapiens, they might well break their calendar into two eras: BNW...

DHS slow to inspect high-risk chemical plants

HOMELAND SECURITY NEWS WIRE - Congress passed the $595 million Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards program in 2006 to help regulate high-risk chemical facilities, but...