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WATCH: Toward A Risk-Based Approach To Aviation Security

Posted 07.24.2014 | Impact

Watch Live at 10:00 - 11:00am MDT (12:00 - 1:00pm EST). This session will examine threats to the aviation sector and how the Transportation Securit...

Brazil Can Put Safety and Justice at the Heart of Global Development

Robert Muggah | Posted 07.24.2014 | World
Robert Muggah

The Sustainable Development Goals are about much more than achieving a diplomatic consensus. Starting next year, they will serve as a road-map for driving development around the world, including the world's poorest countries.

Gerry Smith

Edward Snowden's New Role: Product Pitchman

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 07.22.2014 | Technology

Edward Snowden has been given many titles: Whistleblower. Traitor. Asylum-seeker. Now, the fugitive National Security Agency contractor appears to ...

Has Your Sex Life Got You Down?

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 07.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Knowing the nature of our sexual desire at any given time and being willing to express that preference without strong attachment or coercion is an essential element in the process of being responsible and proactive in the fulfillment of our sexual needs.

Hillary Clinton Flaunts Her Surveillance State Baggage

Robert Scheer | Posted 07.08.2014 | Politics
Robert Scheer

Who is the true patriot, Hillary Clinton or Edward Snowden? The question comes up because Clinton has gone all out in attacking Snowden as a means of burnishing her hawkish credentials, eliciting Glenn Greenwald's comment that she is "like a neocon, practically."

The Freedom Not to Care

Karen Ann Kennedy | Posted 07.07.2014 | Women
Karen Ann Kennedy

A beautiful thing happened when I stopped caring about what everyone else thought; I experienced a rush of freedom! I was finally, after all those years, free to be who and what I was without worry and without pressure.

Airport Lines and the Survival of the Finest

Misha Pinkhasov | Posted 07.08.2014 | Travel
Misha Pinkhasov

With the summer travel season in full swing, the anticipation of warm waters and far-away sights comes tinged with the less pleasant prospect of long lines at the airport.

Apricorn and Toshiba Help Keep Data Safe

Michael L. Berman | Posted 07.07.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

How secure is your data? Can anyone log onto your computer and access files on your hard drives or flash drives? Unless you've been diligent about encrypting and password protecting those files, the answer is probably "I don't know."

Rescuing America's Inner Cities? Detroit and the Perils of Private Policing

Heather Ann Thompson | Posted 06.26.2014 | Crime
Heather Ann Thompson

Take a trip to Detroit, where everything from the city's economy, to countless of its neighborhoods, to crucial civic-services that its residents need to live healthy happy lives, all seemed to have collapsed.

Early Detection Will Save Your Life

Robert Siciliano | Posted 06.23.2014 | Technology
Robert Siciliano

Seconds count for the escape, because you have less than one minute to get your entire family and pets outside to safety once that fire erupts. A smoke detector can double your chances of survival.

Iraq and the Middle East Refugee Crisis

Aurelia Condrat | Posted 06.23.2014 | Politics
Aurelia Condrat

June 20th is declared World Refugee Day. In this year, this day is being marked by another increase of 9 million refugees.

The Reason You Never Hit Your Goals

Nikki Novo | Posted 06.19.2014 | Women
Nikki Novo

You must constantly remind yourself that: You. Are. Enough. Step off the wheel of "I'm not enough." And instead, step on the road of creating with what you have at this moment by putting your best efforts forward. After all, I know that my best is, indeed, enough. And so is yours.

Somebody Call Security! My Scarf's In the Laundry!

Lorne Jaffe | Posted 06.17.2014 | Parents
Lorne Jaffe

What is it about this scarf that calms my daughter so? Why does she find such solace in it? Why does one thing call out to a toddler more than another be it a doll, a stuffed animal or a scarf?

Prime Minister Modi and the U.S.: First a Visa. What Is in the Cards Next?

Frank Islam | Posted 06.13.2014 | Politics
Frank Islam

Modi's victory and his emphasis on economic development and business-like approach to governing provide an important opportunity to push the reset button and to reinvigorate this partnership.

SMB Cyber Security Basics and Breach Response

Joe Ross | Posted 06.05.2014 | Business
Joe Ross

One data breach could mean financial ruin for a SMB, so it is important to react quickly in case of a breach. If your business has been breached, here's what to do.

China Tightens Security On Eve Of Tiananmen Anniversary

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 06.03.2014 | World

BEIJING (AP) — Beijing put additional police on the streets and detained government critics Tuesday as part of a security crackdown on the eve of th...

The Greatest Gift That You Can Give Your Partner

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 07.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

When we no longer hold our partner responsible for the fulfillment of our needs, everything changes. This is easier said than done, but it is perhaps the single most important thing we can do to insure that our relationship will be mutually satisfying.

Examine Your Success Strategies: Your Weekly Wake-Up Call to Become a More Effective Leader

Anthony Silard | Posted 07.22.2014 | Business
Anthony Silard

They seek clarity rather than confusion about how to grow in their positions. A clear system that defines success, how it will be measured, and what the rewards will be provides employees with this security.

Locks, Storage and Hygiene

Sonia Gil | Posted 07.22.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

Yes, we all love to keep our luggage safe and secure. That's why luggage locks are an essential accessory when we embark on any type of travel. But not all locks are made the same.

Freeze! It's the Library Police!

Roz Warren | Posted 07.12.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Library Squad! A group of enraged middle-aged librarians. We're brainy. We're relentless. We'll hunt you down. We'll never give up. We know the Dewey Decimal system and we're not afraid to use it. And we always get our book. And if you resist? We'll shush you. Permanently.

Benghazi ad Nauseam.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics
Sidonie Sawyer

As an American citizen, I feel lucky to be able to voice my concern and write about the issues haunting me as a human being. One thing in the news of late is the continuing debate over the events that took place in Benghazi on September 11, 2012, in Libya.

Microsoft Scrambles to Release new Win 8.1 Update and Battles IE Security Flaw

Michael L. Berman | Posted 07.02.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

This will be the second major update for what it dubbed Windows 8.1 since February, but will it be the last before Microsoft debuts the much anticipated (at least by me) Windows 9?

The White House Wants A National Identity Ecosystem: A Bad Idea

Rebecca Abrahams | Posted 06.30.2014 | Technology
Rebecca Abrahams

co-authored by Dr. Stephen Bryen, CTO Ziklag Systems Not wanting to be left out of the massive government surveillance business, the White House is p...

The Pros and Cons of TSA PreCheck

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.23.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Few things cause more frustration for air travelers than a seemingly endless line at airport security. Fortunately, resigning to an extra long wait (and the cumbersome task of unpacking nearly all of the contents of your carry-on) is slowly becoming a trend of the past.

Lessons Learned From University Lockdown

Dr. Kevin Manning | Posted 06.22.2014 | College
Dr. Kevin Manning

The afternoon of Monday, March 31, 2014, was like any other typical day at Stevenson University until 2:24 p.m. Across the campus, cell phones suddenl...