Daily Archives: August 13, 2009

Vendors worry posting of contracts will expose proprietary data (Nexgov.com, 8/4/09)

Some vendors are concerned that the recent online publication of a contract proposal to overhaul the Recovery.gov Web site could set a precedent to publish other proposals, and they are urging the government to be cautious about disclosing corporate or … Continue reading

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Russian Subs Patrolling Off East Coast of U.S. (NYT, 8/5/09)

A pair of nuclear-powered Russian attack submarines has been patrolling off the eastern seaboard of the United States in recent days, a rare mission that has raised concerns inside the Pentagon and intelligence agencies about a more assertive stance by … Continue reading

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White House: ‘War on terrorism’ is over (Wash. Times, 8/6/09)

It’s official. The U.S. is no longer engaged in a “war on terrorism.” Neither is it fighting “jihadists” or in a “global war.” President Obama’s top homeland security and counterterrorism official took all three terms off the table of acceptable … Continue reading

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American man convicted of supporting terrorism (Reuters, 8/12/09)

An American man was found guilty on Wednesday by a federal jury in Atlanta of supporting terrorism as part of a small militant cell based in the southern U.S. city. Ehsanul Sadequee, 23, was convicted on four counts of providing … Continue reading

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