Tsunami Warning Sent in Jersey Shore Town

For three minutes Monday afternoon, a town along the Jersey Shore was under a tsunami alert, causing phones to ring off the hook at police headquarters. Source: Don’t Panic! Errant Tsunami Warning Sent in Jersey Shore Town - NBC New York

Authorities Disrupt Alleged Terror Plot in Southern California

An alleged domestic terror plot aimed at “multiple targets” in Southern California was disrupted by federal and local law enforcement agencies, sources told The Times on Monday.A single suspect has been arrested on domestic terror charges, according to two law enforcement officials who spoke to The Times on condition of anonymity because they were not …

Vote all you want. The secret government won’t change – The Boston Globe

The people we elect aren’t the ones calling the shots, says Tufts University’s Michael Glennon. Source: Vote all you want. The secret government won’t change. - The Boston Globe But six years into his administration, the Obama version of national security looks almost indistinguishable from the one he inherited. Guantanamo Bay remains open. The NSA …

Emergency services put to the test in simulation of massive natural disaster

Montreal’s ability to handle a disaster was put to the test on Sunday as emergency workers held a simulation of a major forest fire. 70 members of the Canadian Armed Forces, medical students from Universite de Montreal   and doctors in residency from multiple hospitals took part in the drill, which was modelled after the devastating …