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FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2019, file photo, a man feeds a ballot card into a digital voting machine during a demonstration in Raleigh, N.C. Americans have widespread concerns about the security and integrity of elections. (AP Photo/Allen G. Breed, File)
(AP Photo/Allen G. Breed, File)
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February 27, 2020 - 12:47 pm
By MARY CLARE JALONICK and HANNAH FINGERHUT Associated Press . WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans have widespread concerns about the security and integrity of elections, with few saying they have high confidence that votes in the 2020 presidential election will be counted accurately. A poll from The...
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FILE - This Aug. 7, 2017, file shows a Microsoft Widows sign on display at a store in Hialeah, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
(AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
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January 14, 2020 - 5:46 pm
By MATT O'BRIEN AP Technology Writer The National Security Agency has discovered a major security flaw in Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system that could let hackers intercept seemingly secure communications. But rather than exploit the flaw for its own intelligence needs, the NSA tipped off...
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In this Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, photo, Mandy Vigil, from New Mexico, works during an exercise run by military and national security officials, for state and local election officials to simulate different scenarios for elections.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
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December 26, 2019 - 1:54 pm
By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Va. (AP) — Inside a hotel ballroom near the nation’s capital, a U.S. Army officer with battlefield experience told 120 state and local election officials that they may have more in common with military strategists than they might think. These...
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Jeff Katz
November 13, 2019 - 5:15 pm
Traveling can be stressful, especially when traveling around the holidays. If you'll be flying this holiday season, here are some seemingly normal behaviors that are considered "red flags" to the folks at TSA. READ .
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Jeff Katz
August 16, 2019 - 3:17 pm
In the wake of the mass shooting in Virginia Beach in May, the Virginia Capitol Police are taking great steps to increase security around the Capitol complex, per ABC 8News. Capitol Police held an active shooter training session for state employees in which employees were able to voice their...
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August 01, 2019 - 6:23 pm
By ERIC TUCKER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department has declined to prosecute former FBI Director and Richmond Federal Prosecutor James Comey over his handling of a series of memos he wrote that documented personal interactions with President Donald Trump, a person familiar...
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August 01, 2019 - 1:28 pm
By HILLEL ITALIE AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden has written a memoir. The book by the man whose leaks of classified documents transformed the debate about government surveillance is coming out September 17. Metropolitan Books, an imprint...
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July 28, 2019 - 6:45 pm
By ZEKE MILLER, ERIC TUCKER and DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press t WASHINGTON (AP) — Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats is leaving his job next month, ending a two-year tenure marked by President Donald Trump's clashes with intelligence officials. Trump announced Coats' departure on Aug. 15...
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July 25, 2019 - 11:34 am
By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — A federal judge is considering whether to order Georgia to immediately stop using its outdated voting machines, even as state officials prepare to announce their replacement. A lawsuit filed by election integrity activists argues that the paperless...
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April 05, 2019 - 10:44 am
By ZEKE MILLER and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump headed to California on Friday in a renewed push to make border security a central campaign issue for his 2020 re-election. Trump, talking to reporters as he left the White House to head out west, denied...
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