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My Face Shouldn't Be Up for Grabs

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 04.12.2014 | Impact
Jeffrey Shaffer

Here's an idea for all high-tech inventors in Silicon Valley and there's a pile of money waiting for the person who can make it a reality: Get me a personal cloaking device.

How to Answer When Someone Asks You the Million Dollar Question, 'What Are You Doing With Your Life?'

Anthony Meindl | Posted 04.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Anthony Meindl

Who you are as an artist is not the sum total of the jobs you book, paintings you sell, books you publish, etc. The act of doing, the act of expressing, the act of celebrating who you are through your work -- which is really your art, and your life is your art -- are the reasons for doing it.

Actions Speak Louder Than Words in Raising Secure Children

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 04.07.2014 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

Your actions, and those of your children, can really make the difference between insecurity and security.

9 Ways You're Being Spied On Every Day

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 04.03.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Casinos. Banks. Airports. We all know there are public places where we're being watched, ostensibly for crime-prevent...

What Parents Can Say to Raise Secure Children

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 04.01.2014 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

The next time we were out for a walk with Catie, she, as usual, fell down. But instead of rushing to her, we just waited a few seconds. And in those brief moments, our catchphrase was born.

Reasons a Space Heater Can Cause a Fire, & Safety Tips

Robert Siciliano | Posted 03.31.2014 | Parents
Robert Siciliano

Do you know the three reasons why a space heater can cause a fire, and what the No. 1 reason is? As a home security specialist, one of the areas of s...

Trouble Looms as Kenya Struggles to Combat Terrorism

Jonathan Horowitz | Posted 03.25.2014 | World
Jonathan Horowitz

While the media's gaze may sharpen on Somalia, the port city of Mombasa is becoming increasingly known for acts of terrorism, counterterrorism human rights abuses, and -- most recently -- growing tensions between violent Muslim youth and the old-guard.

GOV20LA 2014 Announces More Women Than Men to Speak.

Alan W. Silberberg | Posted 03.13.2014 | Business
Alan W. Silberberg

GOV20LA Announces More Women than Men to Men Speak at 2014 Conference: GOV20LA, an intimate and powerful conference brings together innovative lead...

Feinstein v. the CIA: A Moment of Truth

Robert Scheer | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics
Robert Scheer

It was a truly historic moment on Tuesday when Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein took to the Senate floor to warn that the CIA's continuing cover-up of its torture program is threatening our Constitutional division of power.

Is Compliance Distracting From Security

Richard La Bella | Posted 03.05.2014 | Technology
Richard La Bella

Compliance has become a checklist that doesn't align quite right with the dark underground of highly motivated, skilled attackers. That's where security comes in - something security practitioners should be doing more of.

Allow Your Children to Create a Secure World

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 02.25.2014 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

Early experiences in which your children feel safe to discover the world beyond you enables them to develop the sense of a secure world and gain comfort and confidence in being "out there" on their own.

10 Lifesaving Smoke Alarm Safety Tips

Robert Siciliano | Posted 02.22.2014 | Parents
Robert Siciliano

One minute or less... ...is all the time you may have to escape a fire in your home. Schlage, which is dedicated to keeping homes and families safe, ...

1% Somalia Pirates, 99% Somali People: Captured by British Ex-Marine in Pirate Hunter

James Grundvig | Posted 02.20.2014 | Books
James Grundvig

As Americans queued in the early hours of November 28, 2008, in anticipation of Black Friday shopping, the chemical tanker MV Biscaglia was under attack in the Gulf of Aden -- with a security detail of just two unarmed men and a ship laden with tons of highly flammable palm oil.

Illegal Wildlife Trade Threatens Global Security

Patrick Davies | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green
Patrick Davies

Almost five hundred years ago, in 1515, the German artist Albrecht Dürer made a woodcut of a rhinoceros that has become famous throughout the world. The exotic image delighted Europe in its own day. Centuries later, it was still being published in biology textbooks.

From Russia: Don't Get Complacent

Brian Shactman | Posted 04.13.2014 | Sports
Brian Shactman

Let's keep having fun, but please keep checking my bag every time I leave the building. I really don't mind.

Zach Carter

Top House Republican Expects Terrorist Attack During Sochi Olympics

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 02.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Tex.) said Sunday that he expects a terrorist attack to occur during the So...

Alissa Scheller

This Map Shows Why Olympians Should Stay In The Village

HuffingtonPost.com | Alissa Scheller | Posted 02.05.2014 | World

The U.S. moved two warships to the Black Sea. A C-17 transport aircraft will be on standby in Germany. FBI agents are in Sochi. All for what Russia ha...

The Super Bowl of War: Three Decades of Failure in Afghanistan

Robert Scheer | Posted 04.06.2014 | Politics
Robert Scheer

For the Democratic hawks, Afghanistan was going to be the good war, but Obama has learned, as did then-President Jimmy Carter more than 30 years ago, that the Afghans are not to be toyed with.

Shulamit Aloni -- I Cannot Imagine Israel Without Her Meretz

Dr. Idit Harel Caperton | Posted 03.30.2014 | Impact
Dr. Idit Harel Caperton

The word 'Meretz' means energy in Hebrew, and Aloni's unique energy mobilized change in Israel on all human dimensions since its founding more than half a century ago.

Coping With Contagious Affluenza: Mindful Consumption

Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D. | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Lilian Cheung, D.Sc., R.D.

Do we really need all this stuff? Why are we eating so much? Why can't we focus on what's happening right now? The symptoms and effects of affluenza are plentiful, but there is good news -- relief is possible, and it can be put into action right away.

3 Ways to Raise Secure Children

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 03.24.2014 | Parents
Dr. Jim Taylor

Secure attachment develops in children who learn that they can rely their parents to meet their physical and emotional needs.

7 Reasons Most People Are Afraid of Love

Lisa Firestone | Posted 03.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Firestone

No matter what the timeline, the story of lost love is one most of us can tell. This leaves the question "why do relationships fail?" to linger heavily in the back of our minds. The answer for many of us can be found within. Whether we know it or not, most of us are afraid of really being in love.

A Look Forward: 2014 and Identity Theft

Joe Ross | Posted 03.18.2014 | Technology
Joe Ross

We have entered a new era of identity management, one that requires us to manage the entirety of our identities and protect ourselves from fraud and misuse. Everything is up for grabs -- email addresses, passwords, IP addresses, social network log-in's, healthcare information. It all has value to identity thieves.

Exposing Public Wickedness Is More American Than Apple Pie

Robert Scheer | Posted 03.08.2014 | Politics
Robert Scheer

It's the revolt of the geeks. Edward Snowden is John Peter Zenger digitized, a post-Internet free-press hero soaring above the security obsessions of the past decade to assert the inalienable requirements of individual sovereignty in a wired world.

5 Tips to Improve Your Wedding Planning Security: Keep It Safe From the Beginning

Sandy Malone | Posted 03.02.2014 | Weddings
Sandy Malone

As soon as you begin surfing wedding websites and enrolling as a bride on different discussion boards, you're putting your information out there. That wedding website you will be creating is a giant gaping security hole for a number of reasons.