Articles Tagged ‘Homeland Security’

Hurricane Sandy: 266k Apply for FEMA Aid

More than a quarter of a million people devastated by Superstorm Sandy have applied for aid through the federal government, officials said Tuesday, a week…



Nassau County Board of Elections Democratic Commissioner William Biamonte says the Nov. 6 elections will go on, despite Hurricane Sandy's destructive wrath. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Elections: Hurricane Sandy’s Effect

Nassau County election officials coping with the aftermath of Hurricane…



The Westbury home where al Qaeda propagandist Samir Khan once lived. Foreground: Samir Khan

Slain al Qaeda Mouthpiece Samir Khan’s Westbury Roots

Samir Khan, the al Qaeda propagandist killed in U.S. airstrikes…



Peter King - Muslim Radicalization Hearings

Rep. Peter King’s Radicalization Hearing Emotionally Charged

Seated alongside fellow members of the Homeland Security Committee at the head of a packed chamber of the Cannon office building on Capitol Hill, the…



L.I. Homeland Security Lab to Get $1M in Federal Funding

The Morelly Homeland Security Center in Bethpage, a new public-private research and development lab, showed off some of its wares Thursday as one of Long Island’s congressional representatives…



Can We Stop Taking Our Shoes Off Now?

By Michael Balboni In our world of constant innovation and changing technology, it is hard to imagine doing anything the same way, year after year,…