Airport Security Fails to Detect 95% of Fake Explosives, Weapons

An internal investigation of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) found that undercover investigators were able to smuggle fake explosives and weapons through checkpoints in 95 percent of trials, which they conducted at dozens of America’s busiest airports. Officials did not disclose when the testing took place, other than to say it ended recently.
Paul battles critics as NSA collection program expires | Fox News

Republicans and Democrats engaged in a fervent round of finger-pointing Monday after inaction in the Senate led to the expiration of key counter-terrorism programs including the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of Americans’ phone records.
Soldier killed in helicopter crash denied Arlington Cemetery burial | Fox News

A U.S. Army soldier from the Louisiana National Guard who was killed in a helicopter crash with 10 others off the coast of Florida has been denied burial at Arlington National Cemetery because he was not on active duty at the time of his death.