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- US readies for next big threats. Marlantes, Liz // Christian Science Monitor;10/30/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 235, p1
Discusses efforts of the United States to prevent some of the most dangerous threats from terrorists through tighter security at biological, chemical, and nuclear plants worldwide, in the wake of an anthrax outbreak in the U.S. Need for vigilance; Other scenarios that officials are concerned about.
- A sensible border policy. // Crain's Detroit Business;8/5/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 31, p8
Reports the federal policy to block the Canadians from crossing into the border of Detroit to work according to the U.S. government. Protection of the country from terrorist attacks; Effect of the issue on the Canadian students and professionals.
- Obama trades safety for more bureaucracy. Rogers, Harold // Hill;5/15/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 56, p31
The article discusses the need to fight the international drug trade, its associated violence, and keeping the nation safer in the U.S.
- How to Combat Terrorism. Badolato, Ed // World & I;Aug2001, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p50
Comments on the counterterrorism policy of the United States. Factors that affect the level of potential terrorism threats; Measures initiated by the administration of former President Bill Clinton; Actions to combat terrorism.
- Emergency Preparedness. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2004, p167
Describes the advise to the public given by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in February of 2003 in response to the national security threats. Necessity of a home emergency supply kit with sheltering supplies and provisions; Formation of a communication plan in every house; Importance...
- Legislators balance high price of vigilance. Schnitzler, Peter // Indianapolis Business Journal;9/9/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 26, p12
Discusses how federal legislators of Indiana have attempted to balance the high cost of emergency preparedness against the likelihood of terrorist attacks. Background on a project that would establish a communications network to link the state's emergency responders; Preparations made for...
- Do terrorist cells exist where we are most vulnerable? Tatum, Wilbert A. // New York Amsterdam News;9/19/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 38, p12
Editorial. Comments on the vulnerability of the U.S. to terrorist attacks. Identity of the targets of American intelligence organizations; Allocation of financial resources to improve national security; Call for vigilance among the American people.
- America goes on guard. Masland, Tom // Bulletin with Newsweek;09/01/98, Vol. 117 Issue 6138, p65
Reports on the security response in the United States to the threat of retaliatory terrorist attacks in the wake of the August 1998 US bombing of targets in Afghanistan and the Sudan. Concern among citizens; Details on the security preparations.
- Research Force Urged In Terrorism Fight. Mann, Paul // Aviation Week & Space Technology;Jul2002, Vol. 157 Issue 1, p37
Focuses on the homeland security defense against terrorism in the U.S. Protection of the aviation and internodal transport industry; Development of technology for tracking nuclear materials; Maintenance of the sensor network.