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Alarming Report On TSA Screening Methods In Airports Has Homeland Security Officials Calling For Change

The head of the TSA has been booted from his job and airport security is getting a reboot.

06/02/2015

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Philadelphia Welcoming Homeland Security Chief With Pitch For 2016 DNC Security Funding

In past years, the feds have given cities that host political conventions upwards of $50 million for security.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/14/2015

Zeoli Show Log 1.28.15

Rich covered the cost associated with shutting down cities for this week’s storm, police cracking down on kids shoveling snow, and President Obama’s trip to Saudi Arabia. He also talked with Stephen Martin from General Motors, David Harsanyi from the Federalist, and William Harner, Superintendent of the Quakertown School District.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/28/2015

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Poll: Most Americans Feel A Terrorist Attack In The U.S. Is Imminent

A new poll finds the majority of Americans are fearful about a domestic terrorist attack following the one in Paris and doubtful that ISIL can be stopped even if U.S. troops get involved.

01/20/2015

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Homeland Security Orders New Screening Requirement For Travelers From Ebola-stricken Countries

Anyone coming to the United States from one of three West African countries reporting an Ebola outbreak must enter the country through one of five airports screening passengers for the deadly disease.

10/21/2014

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White House Intruder Identified As Army Veteran

The man accused of getting inside the White House after scaling a fence is a veteran who was awarded a medal for his service in Iraq and retired due to disability, the Army said Sunday.

09/21/2014

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Gov. Christie On Terror Threat: ‘We Need To Be In A Proactive Mode’ To Protect The Region

Cuomo and Christie said they have directed their homeland security advisors and top police officials to review current security measures for the region and make recommendations for how best to respond to new threats.

09/16/2014

Disposable Goods To Have In Case Of A Power Outage

Stock up on disposable goods as part of your pre-emergency plan.

09/01/2014

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UPDATE: Homeland Security Deems Suspicious Activity At NJ Station ‘Innocent’

Officials in South Jersey say that “suspicious” activity at a Gloucester County fire station was not a threat to homeland security.

04/17/2013

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Delaware Valley Teens Train For Front Line In War Against Cybercrime

Terrorists are increasingly looking toward our nation’s infrastructure to launch attacks. The government is turning, in part, to Delaware Valley teens to secure the power grid, water and transportation systems in the future.

03/25/2013

Stigall Show Log 1.8.13

Chris details the cabinet nominations revealed yesterday by President Obama and the excitement that surrounded Alabama Quarterback AJ McCarron’s girlfriend during last night’s national championship game. He also discusses New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney’s latest politization of Hurricane Sandy, Senator Pat Toomey’s intentions for raising the debt ceiling, and a brawl at the Cherry Hill Mall.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/08/2013

Questions Linger Over Mysterious Car Stop In Overbrook

Philadelphia police stopped a car early Sunday near 63rd and Oxford Streets in West Philadelphia’s Overbrook section.

12/30/2012

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Feds Warn Online Shoppers To Beware of Counterfeit Goods

Not every online bargain is the real deal. Hence, a warning from federal authorities.

11/26/2012

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Second Suspect Sought In Center City Meth Lab Operation

A 26-year-old Old suspect taken into custody Saturday morning when police found a portable meth lab at the center city Hampton Inn has been charged. But, a second suspect remains at large.

07/29/2012

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Gloucester Township Man Arrested, Faces Child Porn Charges

After an investigation involving Homeland Security, a Gloucester Township man was arrested and faces child porn charges. Authorities are warning the public he may have also worked as a babysitter.


06/26/2012

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