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Dina Temple-Raston

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Psychology Group Votes To Ban Members From Taking Part In Interrogations

Friday, August 07, 2015

The American Psychological Association had been criticized for enabling harsh national security interrogations by keeping its ethics policy in line with the Defense Department's interrogation program.

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Investigators Search For Terrorist Link In Chattanooga, Tenn., Shootings

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The gunman who killed five people in Chattanooga last week suffered from depression, and drug and alcohol abuse. But investigators have not found strong ties to terrorist groups.

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Family Describes Chattanooga Shooter As Being On A Downward Spiral

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Based on conversations with the family, a representative offered a narrative of a young man struggling with mental illness and substance abuse who reached a breaking point days before the shootings.

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Details Emerge On Chattanooga Shooting, But Big Question Persists: Why?

Friday, July 17, 2015

Law enforcement officials are still trying to piece together clues a day after a 24-year-old gunman killed four Marines during an attack on a recruitment office and a military training center in Chattanooga, Tenn. Investigators, who now have his computer and his phone, are trying to determine if he's had any contact with extremist groups.

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Pittsburgh Officials Announce Shut Down Of Large Cybercrime Network

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Law enforcement officials in Pittsburgh announced Wednesday a tiny corner of the dark web was taken down. They arrested and charged a dozen people in one of the largest cybercrime take downs to date.

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The Hack Of Federal Employee Data Is Even Worse Than First Thought

Friday, July 10, 2015

The Office of Personnel Management provided new details on the largest ever cyber breach of federal employee data. It now says that sensitive information of some 22 million individuals was stolen.

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FBI Director Says Agents Need Access To Encrypted Data To Preserve Public Safety

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

James Comey testified about cases in which unencrypted data made the difference in convicting dangerous criminals. Opponents say any encryption programs that let governments in also let hackers in.

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FBI Director Brings Silicon Valley Encryption Fight To Capitol Hill

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

FBI Director James Comey went to Capitol Hill on Wednesday to make a case for Silicon Valley companies to continue to let law enforcement monitor communications over encrypted devices.

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ISIS Supporter Moved To Jail After Box Cutter Found In His Halfway House Room

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Abdullahi Yusuf, 19, had pleaded guilty to charges he tried to leave Minnesota and aid the self-proclaimed Islamic State. He says through his lawyer that the box cutter is not his.

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Third Man Arrested In New York Pressure Cooker Bomb Plot

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Prosecutors say Fareed Mumuni, 21, was part of a plot to support ISIS. A criminal complaint also alleges he used a kitchen knife to try to stab an FBI agent who came to his Staten Island home.

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New York Man Accused Of Plotting To Explode Pressure Cooker Bombs

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Munther Omar Saleh, 20, had been under surveillance, along with another man. Both were arrested Saturday and charged with planning to give material support to ISIS.

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U.S. Officials Say Nearly 14 Million Affected In OPM Breach

Monday, June 15, 2015

U.S. officials believe they now understand the scope of the Office of Personnel Management hack revealed earlier this month. Officials say the OPM hack likely affected 14 million people.

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U.S. Airstrike In Libya Kills Algerian Militant

Monday, June 15, 2015

Pentagon officials have confirmed that the leader of al-Qaida's arm in North Africa Mokhtar Belmokhtar was killed in a U.S. airstrike in Libya over the weekend. He was notorious for taking hostages.

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Who Are America's Suspected ISIS Followers?

Friday, June 05, 2015

More than 60 U.S. citizens have been accused of joining or supporting the Islamic State in the past two years. NPR has documented their individual cases.

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White House Invites Millennials To Thwart ISIS' Recruitment Efforts

Friday, June 05, 2015

"Peer 2 Peer: Challenging Extremism" is a university-based program focused on getting college kids to come up with social media campaigns to compete with groups like the self-proclaimed Islamic State.

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For Next President, The Fight Against Extremism Will Hit Closer To Home

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The so-called Islamic State is endlessly creative in trying to get young men and women to leave home for Syria and Iraq. It's something the next president will have to wrestle with from Day 1.

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Minnesota Judge Considers Sending ISIS Recruits To Halfway House

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

A judge told five young men who are accused of trying to join the self-declared Islamic State that he would consider transferring them to a halfway house if they participated in a rehab program.

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'Haqqathon' Takes Anti-ISIS Fight To Cyberspace

Thursday, May 07, 2015

In Arabic, haqq is the word for truth. Muslim software designers gathered recently for a "haqqathon" to develop social media products that can compete with violent extremists online.

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Business Incubator Taps Into Muslim-Americans' Entrepreneurial Spirit

Thursday, May 07, 2015

The self-proclaimed Islamic State has a reputation of being very effective at recruiting young Muslims. It has a lot to do with the group's online skills. One group is challenging ISIS online.

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American Al-Qaida Member Killed In Strike Was Star Of Propaganda Videos

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The White House said Thursday that anti-terror operations inadvertently killed two American members of al-Qaida, Adam Gadahn and Ahmed Farouq, in the Afghan-Pakistan border region.

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