Mary Louise Kelly

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Report Offers New Counterterrorism Strategy For Trump Administration

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

A commission chaired by Tony Blair and Leon Panetta calls for a U.S.-led strategy focusing on stopping radicalization before it happens and partnering with tech companies to fight extremism online.

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Assassin's Steak Tartare: Popular Detective Series Gets Its Own Cookbook

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The Yashim detective series features an intrepid sleuth chasing mysteries in 19th century Istanbul. He cooks while he puzzles over clues. Readers who clamored for the recipes have gotten their wish.

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National Security Elites Consider Whether To Work For Trump

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Scores of national security professionals, from former military officers to civilian specialists, said during the campaign they opposed then-candidate Donald Trump. Will they consider coming into the new Trump administration — and will it have them?

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Trump To Receive Same Top-Secret Briefings As President Obama

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Four former heads of the CIA say U.S. spy agencies will offer Trump the full benefit of their judgments and analysis — despite the fact that Trump openly questioned their guidance during the campaign.

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Reports Raise New Speculation About Trump's Alleged Ties To Russia

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

News reports have raised a host of potential connections between Donald Trump and the Kremlin, from electronic links to Trump's alleged cultivation by Russian intelligence. NPR takes a look at what is known and confirmed about the potential Russian ties.

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Even With Failures, North Korea's Nuclear Program Races Ahead

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

North Korea apparently attempted another ballistic missile launch last week. The launch failed, but U.S. intelligence officials warn the country is learning from these mistakes.

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Contractor Arrest Raises Questions About NSA Security Post-Snowden

Thursday, October 06, 2016

News that the FBI arrested a National Security Agency contractor for stealing classified material is prompting questions about the agency's internal security after the Edward Snowden leaks in 2013.

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NSA Contractor Charged With Stealing Classified Materials

Thursday, October 06, 2016

The FBI arrested an NSA contractor. Harold Thomas Martin III is in custody, charged with stealing classified materials. The NSA has worried about another inside job since Edward Snowden's 2013 leaks.

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Amid Deteriorating U.S.-Russia Relations, Questions Grow About Cyberwar

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Might the recent collapse of U.S.-Russia cooperation on Syria open the door to a possible escalation in cyberwar? Both sides now have more to gain — and lose.

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Did Russia Hack The NSA? Maybe Not

Friday, September 23, 2016

When news broke last month the National Security Agency might have been hacked, suspicion fell on Russia. Now some analysts think an NSA insider might have been involved, wittingly or not.

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The Conflicting Narratives About Edward Snowden

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Edward Snowden is having a big week, as the subject of both a laudatory new Oliver Stone biopic and a scathing report from the House Intelligence Committee. We examine the competing narratives.

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A Former NSA Deputy Director Weighs In On 'Snowden'

Saturday, September 17, 2016

You can probably guess what a former deputy director of the National Security Agency thinks of the new biopic on Edward Snowden.

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Foreign Policy Experts Push Back On Trump's Iranian Ships Comments

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Donald Trump says that if Iran harasses U.S. ships in the Persian Gulf, "they will be shot out of the water." Iranian and U.S. Navy vessels have long played cat-and-mouse in the Gulf.

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When The U.S. Military Strikes, White House Points To A 2001 Measure

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

After the Sept. 11 attacks, Congress authorized the president to act against those responsible. Presidents Bush and Obama have cited that measure ever since in pursuit of multiple groups.

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The Curious Deaths Of Kremlin Critics

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Opponents of Russian President Vladimir Putin and former colleagues who have fallen from favor seem to be dying at an unusual rate. Russia-watchers believe the deaths are not random.

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White House Weighs Response To Cyberattacks Against U.S. Institutions

Friday, August 19, 2016

Should the U.S. retaliate for cyberattacks? Options range from sanctions to indictments to a counterattack to nothing. Lawmakers and security experts say there are pros and cons to each approach.

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NSA Spying Tools Revealed Online Amid Hacking Fears

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Software code associated with the kind of cyber-surveillance conducted by the National Security Agency has appeared online. This is raising questions about whether the NSA has been hacked. It would be the latest act in this summer's cyber-drama involving compromises to the Democratic National Committee, U.S. leaders and others.

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The Fine Line Between Countering Security Threats And Racial Profiling

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

A U.S. nuclear engineer is accused of spying for China. Chinese economic espionage costs the U.S. billions each year. The case raises questions about whether Chinese-Americans are unfairly targeted.

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Counterterrorism Chief Sees Gains On The Battlefield, Stubborn Threats At Home

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Nick Rasmussen, director of the National Counterterrorism Center, says progress against the Islamic State may be slow to affect the terror attacks plaguing the West.

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A Once-Closed Russian Military Town In The Arctic Opens To The World

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

For generations, Roslyakovo was a secret city with restricted access, even for Russians. The shipbuilding center was a place to work on military technology, and also a perfect place to hide things.

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