Thousands of Terrorists, Foreign Fighters Tried to Enter America, New Data Shows


The Department of Homeland Security stopped more than 22,000 “high-risk” travelers from entering the United States in 2015, but officials remain uncertain about how effective these security screening methods are, opening the possibility that risky individuals such as terrorists are still being approved for entry into America, according to a new government report highlighting these flaws.

Joint Chiefs Warn of Increased Cooperation of Terrorist, Criminal Networks

Joseph Dunford

Criminal and terrorist networks are evolving “out of view” of U.S. intelligence and increasingly cooperating to achieve their goals, according to a new document from the U.S. military that calls for a better coordinated effort between the Pentagon and other government agencies to counter threat networks.

Wife of Pulse Nightclub Shooter Arrested

The Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida / AP

Noor Salman has been arrested for her involvement in the deadly attack at the Pulse nightclub last June. Salman was taken into custody at her house outside of San Francisco, according to the New York Times.