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  • High-tech Homeland Security plans flop

    by Ken Dilanian A high-tech "virtual fence" to catch illegal border crossers. Next-generation nuclear detectors at ports. Tamper-proof driver's licenses in every state. These were signature Bush administration initiatives to protect the country against terrori
  • Loss of faith led to Blair's exit

    by David S. Cloud and Christi Parsons National Intelligence Director Dennis C. Blair announced his resignation Thursday after a rocky 16-month tenure during which he found himself on the losing end of turf battles and struggled to develop a close...

    Top Al Qaeda leader killed, U.S. says

    by David S. Cloud Al Qaeda's third-ranking leader -- a close associate and relative by marriage to Osama bin Laden -- is believed to have been killed in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan's tribal region, U.S. officials said. The...

    Weekend Wrap: Back from the dead

    Good Monday morning from Washington. Here's a look at headlines you may have missed from the Trib's Washington bureau this weekend. * Democrats are now optimistic about passing long-stalled energy legislation, which "seemed virtually impossible a few...

    'Last Comic Standing' semifinal round

    Tonight, the first group of semifinalists take the stage on Last Comic Standing. First up is Myq Kaplan, who riffs on being a book person. The judges agreed that he killed. Me too. But "Myq"? Really?Jamie Lee tells jokes about...