Tue., April 23, 2013 4:10pm
Four former GOP defense secretaries painted a pessimistic view of global security threats Tuesday. Speaking at Georgia Tech at a forum hosted by the Southern Center for International Studies, they said nuclear proliferation and cyber security are undermining American’s safety.
Wed., April 17, 2013 7:48pm
Gov. Nathan Deal says top state officials are staying in close contact with federal authorities investigating the Boston bombings and now suspicious letters sent to federal officials.
Thu., November 29, 2012 1:00pm
Valdosta State University is installing cameras in residence hall elevators, including the dormitory where a 17-year-old freshman was found dead in a study lounge. A school spokeswoman said the project began before Jasmine Benjamin's body was found, and wiring for the cameras was installed several weeks ago.
Wed., September 7, 2011 4:09pm
In the decade since the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, the federal government has spent nearly a half billion dollars to upgrade the state’s protection. That money has been spent on everything from X-ray and radiation detection machines to new search-and-rescue teams.
Thu., March 17, 2011 8:05am
The Senate passed numerous bills on Wednesday including a bill that will let communities legalize Sunday alcohol sales.
Tue., December 7, 2010 3:02pm
The world’s largest package delivery company is stepping-up security measures for customers mailing packages. The move comes after explosives were discovered on a UPS plane over a month ago.
Thu., February 11, 2010 8:39am
The U.S. Government Accountability Office says private security contractors