| Nov 24, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Tighter security has been implemented to "detect and counter insider threats" against the nation's radar facilities that direct airplanes, following the arson attack two months ago by a worker at an air-traffic control center west of Chicago, the...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 9:14 AM
The giant employer came to the workers, instead of the other way around.
Communications technology company Harris Corp. opened a new office this week in Sunrise with 41 software development engineers for tactical radios. Those workers were hired as a...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Baltimore County police say a Gwynn Oak man arrested Tuesday on child pornography charges was a government contract worker whose job required top secret clearance.
Roger Wayne Woods, 34, had thousands of sexually explicit images of young girls, according...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 3:11 PM
When federal authorities began investigating a South Florida couple in a possible military spying and immigration fraud case, it wasn't immediately clear who played what role in the alleged crimes.
But after examining all the evidence, prosecutors...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 5:25 AM
Brian Howard has spent much of his adult life below the surface.
After high school, he spent three years as a machinist mate on a nuclear submarine in the Pacific. For the past eight years, he has worked as a telecommunications specialist in the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The man charged with setting a fire at the Aurora radar facility, wreaking havoc on the nation's air traffic system, was ordered detained today after his lawyer declined to fight for his release.
Federal prosecutors argued that Brian Howard was a danger...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:36 AM
The number of flights in and out of Chicago airports was steadily rising Sunday after a fire at an Aurora radar facility wreaked havoc on the nation’s air-travel system, federal aviation officials said, but the time frame for normal operations...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:44 PM
Air travelers Sunday likely can expect further delays and cancellations at Chicago airports as the Federal Aviation Administration worked to return traffic to normal this weekend after a fire Friday at the agency's Aurora radar facility wreaked havoc on...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Backed by money from two major tech companies, the University of Central Florida on Tuesday will launch a new $1 million complex of laboratories, creating an informal co-working setting for science, art and imagination to morph into new technologies....
| Jul 21, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Spy technology has become so widespread and smartphone-ready that sleuthing, like golf, can be played by almost anyone.
Not everyone can own a Stingray II, the controversial surveillance device from Harris Corp. that gathers cellphone data from targeted...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:12 AM
Harris Corp. recently approved payouts under its annual incentive plan, including a $1.5 million cash payment for CEO William Brown.
The payouts were approved by the company board for achievement of fiscal 2014 targets for financial and other...