Archive for January 22nd, 2010

Terrorism Watch Lists Don’t Necessarily Bar Entry, Officials Say

January 22, 2010

U.S. intelligence officials have acknowledged the government knowingly allows foreigners whose names are on terrorist watch lists to enter the country in order to “track their movement and activities.”

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Flight 253 Cover-Up: “No Smoking Gun” Claims Undercut by New Disclosures

January 22, 2010

New information reveals that the White House and U.S. security agencies had specific intelligence on accused terrorist, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, far earlier than previously acknowledged.

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Naked airport scanner catches cellphone, misses bomb components

January 22, 2010

The scanner caught a subject’s cell phone and Swiss Army knife — and the microphone he was wearing — but missed all the components to make a bomb that he hid on his body

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