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National security adviser pressed on how China will be punished for COVID-19 pandemic

National security adviser pressed on how China will be punished for COVID-19 pandemic

“Fox & Friends” anchor Brian Kilmeade on Tuesday pressed National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien on the Trump administration’s plans to hold China accountable [...] Read full article: National security adviser pressed on how...→

National security adviser pressed on how China will be punished for COVID-19 pandemic

National security adviser pressed on how China will be punished for COVID-19 pandemic

“Fox & Friends” anchor Brian Kilmeade on Tuesday pressed National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien on the Trump administration’s plans to hold China accountable [...] Read full article: National security adviser pressed on how...→

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans in Congress have ramped up criticisms of China in the past month, following the playbook of at least one Republican campaign committee. Read full article: Colorado Republicans target China for ev...→

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

Such rules would allow Beijing to take aim at the protests that have roiled the semiautonomous city and posed a direct challenge to the Chinese Communist Party [...] Read full article: China Pushes New Security Law for Hong K...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

Analysis: The national security implications of COVID-19

Analysis: The national security implications of COVID-19

In this bonus episode of the "Intelligence Matters" podcast, CBS News senior national security contributor identifies seven potential national security consequ [...] Read full article: Analysis: The national security implicat...→

ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 battle at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 battle at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

For years, Elgin Community College alumnus Dean Follmann's work has focused on the study of infectious diseases and clinical trials that evaluate therapies. Th [...] Read full article: ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 batt...→

Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Early COVID Patients, Scientists

Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Early COVID Patients, Scientists

Pentagon calls on China to allow the international community access to early coronavirus patients, researchers, and scientists. Read full article: Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Ea...→

Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evidence that disputes Wuhan lab as source of COVID-19

Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evidence that disputes Wuhan lab as source of COVID-19

All evidence in investigations of the origin of the deadly coronavirus pandemic points to two laboratories in Wuhan, China, Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., stated Tue [...] Read full article: Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct Flyovers Honoring COVID-19 Frontline Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct Flyovers Honoring COVID-19 Frontline Workers

The Minnesota National Guard intends to fly over 28 hospitals and clinics in all, not only in the Twin Cities metro area but also in such places as Brainerd, L [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard...→

Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover up COVID-19 severity,

Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover up COVID-19 severity, "enormous evidence" virus originated in Wuhan lab

The U.S. secretary of state Mike Pompeo said there's "enormous evidence" that COVID-19 originated in China's Wuhan Institute of Virology and the Chinese govern [...] Read full article: Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover u...→

Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests may be providing false sense of security

Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests may be providing false sense of security

They say the newly released antibody tests do not tell a person what their level of immunity is, and they may provide false positive results. Read full article: Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests ...→

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reacted to China’s foreign ministry’s claim that America is playing “tricks to deflect blame” for the coronavirus pandemic, sayi [...] Read full article: Pompeo hits back after China claims US i...→

Protecting US troops will also safeguard national security: ANALYSIS

Protecting US troops will also safeguard national security: ANALYSIS

The Pentagon needs to protect their number one asset, service members, which will then lead to the U.S. protecting its interests and security. Read full article: Protecting US troops will also safeguard...→

White House: China ‘vacuumed up the world’ for masks before COVID-19 news broke

White House: China ‘vacuumed up the world’ for masks before COVID-19 news broke

Several U.S. states are either suing or weighing lawsuits against China and the country’s Communist Party seeking monetary damages from the fallout of the coro [...] Read full article: White House: China ‘vacuumed up the worl...→

Publix gives financial aid to farmers, food security to struggling families during COVID-19 pandemic

Publix gives financial aid to farmers, food security to struggling families during COVID-19 pandemic

PEMBROKE PINES, FLA. (WSVN) - Publix is stepping up with their plan to give financial aid to farmers with produce surpluses and food security to... Read full article: Publix gives financial aid to farmers, f...→

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it "a death knell for the hi [...] Read full article: Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death ...→

China focused on jobs as national legislature meets

As job losses surge, China is joining the United States and other governments in rolling out stimulus spending to revive its virus-battered economy. Read full article: China focused on jobs as national legisl...→

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

The U.S. State Department, FBI, and Department of Homeland Security issued a statement rebuking efforts by China-tied hackers to steal COVID-19 research amid t [...] Read full article: Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COV...→

Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Weak Action' on China, Top Adviser Says

Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Weak Action' on China, Top Adviser Says

President Donald Trump has seized on Americans' growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his re-election pitch, arguing he will [...] Read full article: Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Wea...→

Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after DOJ drops case against former national security adviser

Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after DOJ drops case against former national security adviser

President Trump praised former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and tore into the administration of former President Barack Obama on Thursday after lear [...] Read full article: Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after D...→

Zoom taps former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster for board

Zoom taps former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster for board

The company has been criticized for failing to adequately safeguard its service from privacy and security risks. Read full article: Zoom taps former Trump national security...→

Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing strategy insufficient, demands national plan

Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing strategy insufficient, demands national plan

Senate Democrats said Tuesday that President Trump's testing blueprint is insufficient and called on the administration to outline a national strategy so the c [...] Read full article: Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing s...→

Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE Is a National Security Issue

Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE Is a National Security Issue

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said relying on China for personal protective equipment is a national security issue. On Sunday, Cuomo ordered all New York hospital [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE ...→

Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accountable' For Deception On COVID-19 Outbreak

Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accountable' For Deception On COVID-19 Outbreak

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday confirmed a shocking report that China withheld information on the spread of the coronavirus in that country even as i [...] Read full article: Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accounta...→

How foreigners, especially black people, became unwelcome in parts of China amid COVID crisis

How foreigners, especially black people, became unwelcome in parts of China amid COVID crisis

Since March, anti-black racism has increased in China. Some American expats say it is the result of coronavirus propaganda. Read full article: How foreigners, especially black people,...→

NIH Investigating US Funding to China Lab Embroiled in COVID-19 Controversy

NIH Investigating US Funding to China Lab Embroiled in COVID-19 Controversy

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has alerted a company that received a $3.7 million U.S. tax-funded grant that it is under investigation for funding wor [...] Read full article: NIH Investigating US Funding to China La...→

China proposes controversial Hong Kong 'security' law

China proposes controversial Hong Kong 'security' law

The Chinese government will review new "national security" legislation in Hong Kong after two years of pro-democracy protests in an effort to employ control ov [...] Read full article: China proposes controversial Hong Kong '...→

US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting on COVID-19 fight

Facing the most disruptive pandemic in generations, the technocratic halls of the World Health Organization are now the scene of pitched battles in an increasi [...] Read full article: US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting ...→

Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Democrats Place Politics Over National Security

Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Democrats Place Politics Over National Security

Democrats have boycotted the House Republicans China Task Force and member Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., told "Spicer & Co." on Newsmax TV... Read full article: Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Demo...→

Video: Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped

Video: Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped

The Justice Department concluded that Michael Flynn’s prosecution for lying about communication with a Russian ambassador was “unjustified” and that the lie he [...] Read full article: Video: Case against former national secu...→

West Virginia kidnapping suspect now charged with mishandling top-secret, national security information

West Virginia kidnapping suspect now charged with mishandling top-secret, national security information

A West Virginia woman already accused of kidnapping her daughter and fleeing to Mexico was charged again last week with mishandling top-secret Department of De [...] Read full article: West Virginia kidnapping suspect now cha...→

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Social distancing behind the walls may not be possible if summer weather brings a resurgence of arrests, Sheriff Tom Dart’s report on the jail warns. Read full article: Dart touts improvements, warns of securi...→

Homeland Security report: China hid virus' severity to hoard supplies

Homeland Security report: China hid virus' severity to hoard supplies

They say Chinese leaders “intentionally concealed the severity” of the pandemic from the world in early January. Read full article: Homeland Security report: China hid viru...→

Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: National security 'seems to be nowhere in their list of objectives'

Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: National security 'seems to be nowhere in their list of objectives'

Washington Times opinion editor and Fox News contributor Charles Hurt said Thursday on "Special Report" that the investigation and prosecution of former Nation [...] Read full article: Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: ...→

Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, says ex-national security adviser 'unfairly and unjustly targeted'

Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, says ex-national security adviser 'unfairly and unjustly targeted'

Sean Hannity opened Wednesday's edition of "Hannity" by declaring that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was "unfairly and unjustly targeted by de [...] Read full article: Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, ...→

Trump administration asks intelligence agencies to find out whether China, WHO hid COVID-19 information

Trump administration asks intelligence agencies to find out whether China, WHO hid COVID-19 information

A specific "tasking" seeking information about the outbreak's early days was sent last week to the Defense Intelligence Agency. The CIA got similar instruction [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks intelligence a...→

China puts pressure on EU to soften report about COVID-19 disinformation, threatening retaliation: report

China puts pressure on EU to soften report about COVID-19 disinformation, threatening retaliation: report

A European Union report accusing China and Russia of running a "global disinformation campaign" was significantly scaled back after pressure from Beijing and f [...] Read full article: China puts pressure on EU to soften repo...→

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans in Congress have ramped up criticisms of China in the past month, following the playbook of at least one Republican campaign committee. Read full article: Colorado Republicans target China for ev...→

China proposes controversial Hong Kong 'security' law

China proposes controversial Hong Kong 'security' law

The Chinese government will review new "national security" legislation in Hong Kong after two years of pro-democracy protests in an effort to employ control ov [...] Read full article: China proposes controversial Hong Kong '...→

China focused on jobs as national legislature meets

As job losses surge, China is joining the United States and other governments in rolling out stimulus spending to revive its virus-battered economy. Read full article: China focused on jobs as national legisl...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Weak Action' on China, Top Adviser Says

Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Weak Action' on China, Top Adviser Says

President Donald Trump has seized on Americans' growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his re-election pitch, arguing he will [...] Read full article: Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Wea...→

Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Democrats Place Politics Over National Security

Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Democrats Place Politics Over National Security

Democrats have boycotted the House Republicans China Task Force and member Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., told "Spicer & Co." on Newsmax TV... Read full article: Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Demo...→

ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 battle at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 battle at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

For years, Elgin Community College alumnus Dean Follmann's work has focused on the study of infectious diseases and clinical trials that evaluate therapies. Th [...] Read full article: ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 batt...→

Zoom taps former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster for board

Zoom taps former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster for board

The company has been criticized for failing to adequately safeguard its service from privacy and security risks. Read full article: Zoom taps former Trump national security...→

Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Early COVID Patients, Scientists

Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Early COVID Patients, Scientists

Pentagon calls on China to allow the international community access to early coronavirus patients, researchers, and scientists. Read full article: Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Ea...→

West Virginia kidnapping suspect now charged with mishandling top-secret, national security information

West Virginia kidnapping suspect now charged with mishandling top-secret, national security information

A West Virginia woman already accused of kidnapping her daughter and fleeing to Mexico was charged again last week with mishandling top-secret Department of De [...] Read full article: West Virginia kidnapping suspect now cha...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct Flyovers Honoring COVID-19 Frontline Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct Flyovers Honoring COVID-19 Frontline Workers

The Minnesota National Guard intends to fly over 28 hospitals and clinics in all, not only in the Twin Cities metro area but also in such places as Brainerd, L [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard...→

Homeland Security report: China hid virus' severity to hoard supplies

Homeland Security report: China hid virus' severity to hoard supplies

They say Chinese leaders “intentionally concealed the severity” of the pandemic from the world in early January. Read full article: Homeland Security report: China hid viru...→

Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accountable' For Deception On COVID-19 Outbreak

Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accountable' For Deception On COVID-19 Outbreak

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday confirmed a shocking report that China withheld information on the spread of the coronavirus in that country even as i [...] Read full article: Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accounta...→

Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests may be providing false sense of security

Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests may be providing false sense of security

They say the newly released antibody tests do not tell a person what their level of immunity is, and they may provide false positive results. Read full article: Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests ...→

Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, says ex-national security adviser 'unfairly and unjustly targeted'

Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, says ex-national security adviser 'unfairly and unjustly targeted'

Sean Hannity opened Wednesday's edition of "Hannity" by declaring that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was "unfairly and unjustly targeted by de [...] Read full article: Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, ...→

How foreigners, especially black people, became unwelcome in parts of China amid COVID crisis

How foreigners, especially black people, became unwelcome in parts of China amid COVID crisis

Since March, anti-black racism has increased in China. Some American expats say it is the result of coronavirus propaganda. Read full article: How foreigners, especially black people,...→

Protecting US troops will also safeguard national security: ANALYSIS

Protecting US troops will also safeguard national security: ANALYSIS

The Pentagon needs to protect their number one asset, service members, which will then lead to the U.S. protecting its interests and security. Read full article: Protecting US troops will also safeguard...→

China puts pressure on EU to soften report about COVID-19 disinformation, threatening retaliation: report

China puts pressure on EU to soften report about COVID-19 disinformation, threatening retaliation: report

A European Union report accusing China and Russia of running a "global disinformation campaign" was significantly scaled back after pressure from Beijing and f [...] Read full article: China puts pressure on EU to soften repo...→

Publix gives financial aid to farmers, food security to struggling families during COVID-19 pandemic

Publix gives financial aid to farmers, food security to struggling families during COVID-19 pandemic

PEMBROKE PINES, FLA. (WSVN) - Publix is stepping up with their plan to give financial aid to farmers with produce surpluses and food security to... Read full article: Publix gives financial aid to farmers, f...→

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it "a death knell for the hi [...] Read full article: Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death ...→

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

Such rules would allow Beijing to take aim at the protests that have roiled the semiautonomous city and posed a direct challenge to the Chinese Communist Party [...] Read full article: China Pushes New Security Law for Hong K...→

US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting on COVID-19 fight

Facing the most disruptive pandemic in generations, the technocratic halls of the World Health Organization are now the scene of pitched battles in an increasi [...] Read full article: US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting ...→

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

The U.S. State Department, FBI, and Department of Homeland Security issued a statement rebuking efforts by China-tied hackers to steal COVID-19 research amid t [...] Read full article: Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COV...→

Analysis: The national security implications of COVID-19

Analysis: The national security implications of COVID-19

In this bonus episode of the "Intelligence Matters" podcast, CBS News senior national security contributor identifies seven potential national security consequ [...] Read full article: Analysis: The national security implicat...→

Video: Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped

Video: Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped

The Justice Department concluded that Michael Flynn’s prosecution for lying about communication with a Russian ambassador was “unjustified” and that the lie he [...] Read full article: Video: Case against former national secu...→

Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after DOJ drops case against former national security adviser

Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after DOJ drops case against former national security adviser

President Trump praised former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and tore into the administration of former President Barack Obama on Thursday after lear [...] Read full article: Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after D...→

Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing strategy insufficient, demands national plan

Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing strategy insufficient, demands national plan

Senate Democrats said Tuesday that President Trump's testing blueprint is insufficient and called on the administration to outline a national strategy so the c [...] Read full article: Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing s...→

Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evidence that disputes Wuhan lab as source of COVID-19

Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evidence that disputes Wuhan lab as source of COVID-19

All evidence in investigations of the origin of the deadly coronavirus pandemic points to two laboratories in Wuhan, China, Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., stated Tue [...] Read full article: Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evi...→

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Social distancing behind the walls may not be possible if summer weather brings a resurgence of arrests, Sheriff Tom Dart’s report on the jail warns. Read full article: Dart touts improvements, warns of securi...→

Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE Is a National Security Issue

Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE Is a National Security Issue

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said relying on China for personal protective equipment is a national security issue. On Sunday, Cuomo ordered all New York hospital [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE ...→

Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover up COVID-19 severity,

Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover up COVID-19 severity, "enormous evidence" virus originated in Wuhan lab

The U.S. secretary of state Mike Pompeo said there's "enormous evidence" that COVID-19 originated in China's Wuhan Institute of Virology and the Chinese govern [...] Read full article: Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover u...→

Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: National security 'seems to be nowhere in their list of objectives'

Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: National security 'seems to be nowhere in their list of objectives'

Washington Times opinion editor and Fox News contributor Charles Hurt said Thursday on "Special Report" that the investigation and prosecution of former Nation [...] Read full article: Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: ...→

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reacted to China’s foreign ministry’s claim that America is playing “tricks to deflect blame” for the coronavirus pandemic, sayi [...] Read full article: Pompeo hits back after China claims US i...→

Trump administration asks intelligence agencies to find out whether China, WHO hid COVID-19 information

Trump administration asks intelligence agencies to find out whether China, WHO hid COVID-19 information

A specific "tasking" seeking information about the outbreak's early days was sent last week to the Defense Intelligence Agency. The CIA got similar instruction [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks intelligence a...→

NIH Investigating US Funding to China Lab Embroiled in COVID-19 Controversy

NIH Investigating US Funding to China Lab Embroiled in COVID-19 Controversy

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has alerted a company that received a $3.7 million U.S. tax-funded grant that it is under investigation for funding wor [...] Read full article: NIH Investigating US Funding to China La...→

White House: China ‘vacuumed up the world’ for masks before COVID-19 news broke

White House: China ‘vacuumed up the world’ for masks before COVID-19 news broke

Several U.S. states are either suing or weighing lawsuits against China and the country’s Communist Party seeking monetary damages from the fallout of the coro [...] Read full article: White House: China ‘vacuumed up the worl...→

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans target China for everything from TikTok to COVID

Colorado Republicans in Congress have ramped up criticisms of China in the past month, following the playbook of at least one Republican campaign committee. Read full article: Colorado Republicans target China for ev...→

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death Knell' for Hong Kong Freedoms

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday condemned China's effort to take over national security legislation in Hong Kong, calling it "a death knell for the hi [...] Read full article: Pompeo: China Security Measure a 'Death ...→

China proposes controversial Hong Kong 'security' law

China proposes controversial Hong Kong 'security' law

The Chinese government will review new "national security" legislation in Hong Kong after two years of pro-democracy protests in an effort to employ control ov [...] Read full article: China proposes controversial Hong Kong '...→

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

China Pushes New Security Law for Hong Kong, Increasing Party’s Sway

Such rules would allow Beijing to take aim at the protests that have roiled the semiautonomous city and posed a direct challenge to the Chinese Communist Party [...] Read full article: China Pushes New Security Law for Hong K...→

China focused on jobs as national legislature meets

As job losses surge, China is joining the United States and other governments in rolling out stimulus spending to revive its virus-battered economy. Read full article: China focused on jobs as national legisl...→

US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting on COVID-19 fight

Facing the most disruptive pandemic in generations, the technocratic halls of the World Health Organization are now the scene of pitched battles in an increasi [...] Read full article: US, China standoff ensnares WHO meeting ...→

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

More than 100 million people in China face new lockdown as second wave of COVID-19 cases emerge

Nearly 108 million people in China's Jilin province are being forced back on lockdown after a growing group of new coronavirus infections has triggered a backs [...] Read full article: More than 100 million people in China fa...→

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COVID-19 Research

The U.S. State Department, FBI, and Department of Homeland Security issued a statement rebuking efforts by China-tied hackers to steal COVID-19 research amid t [...] Read full article: Pompeo Rebukes China Hackers Seeking COV...→

Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Weak Action' on China, Top Adviser Says

Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Weak Action' on China, Top Adviser Says

President Donald Trump has seized on Americans' growing animosity toward China over the coronavirus outbreak to underpin his re-election pitch, arguing he will [...] Read full article: Biden to Hammer Trump's 'Tough Talk, Wea...→

Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Democrats Place Politics Over National Security

Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Democrats Place Politics Over National Security

Democrats have boycotted the House Republicans China Task Force and member Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., told "Spicer & Co." on Newsmax TV... Read full article: Rep. Waltz to Newsmax TV: On China, Demo...→

Analysis: The national security implications of COVID-19

Analysis: The national security implications of COVID-19

In this bonus episode of the "Intelligence Matters" podcast, CBS News senior national security contributor identifies seven potential national security consequ [...] Read full article: Analysis: The national security implicat...→

Video: Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped

Video: Case against former national security advisor who pleaded guilty dropped

The Justice Department concluded that Michael Flynn’s prosecution for lying about communication with a Russian ambassador was “unjustified” and that the lie he [...] Read full article: Video: Case against former national secu...→

ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 battle at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 battle at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

For years, Elgin Community College alumnus Dean Follmann's work has focused on the study of infectious diseases and clinical trials that evaluate therapies. Th [...] Read full article: ECC alum on front lines of COVID-19 batt...→

Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after DOJ drops case against former national security adviser

Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after DOJ drops case against former national security adviser

President Trump praised former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and tore into the administration of former President Barack Obama on Thursday after lear [...] Read full article: Trump calls Flynn 'innocent man' after D...→

Zoom taps former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster for board

Zoom taps former Trump national security adviser H.R. McMaster for board

The company has been criticized for failing to adequately safeguard its service from privacy and security risks. Read full article: Zoom taps former Trump national security...→

Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Early COVID Patients, Scientists

Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Early COVID Patients, Scientists

Pentagon calls on China to allow the international community access to early coronavirus patients, researchers, and scientists. Read full article: Esper: China Needs to Allow Access to Ea...→

Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing strategy insufficient, demands national plan

Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing strategy insufficient, demands national plan

Senate Democrats said Tuesday that President Trump's testing blueprint is insufficient and called on the administration to outline a national strategy so the c [...] Read full article: Schumer calls Trump's COVID-19 testing s...→

West Virginia kidnapping suspect now charged with mishandling top-secret, national security information

West Virginia kidnapping suspect now charged with mishandling top-secret, national security information

A West Virginia woman already accused of kidnapping her daughter and fleeing to Mexico was charged again last week with mishandling top-secret Department of De [...] Read full article: West Virginia kidnapping suspect now cha...→

Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evidence that disputes Wuhan lab as source of COVID-19

Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evidence that disputes Wuhan lab as source of COVID-19

All evidence in investigations of the origin of the deadly coronavirus pandemic points to two laboratories in Wuhan, China, Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., stated Tue [...] Read full article: Tom Cotton calls on China to produce evi...→

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Dart touts improvements, warns of security issues as Cook County Jail battles COVID-19

Social distancing behind the walls may not be possible if summer weather brings a resurgence of arrests, Sheriff Tom Dart’s report on the jail warns. Read full article: Dart touts improvements, warns of securi...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct Flyovers Honoring COVID-19 Frontline Workers

Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard To Conduct Flyovers Honoring COVID-19 Frontline Workers

The Minnesota National Guard intends to fly over 28 hospitals and clinics in all, not only in the Twin Cities metro area but also in such places as Brainerd, L [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: National Guard...→

Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE Is a National Security Issue

Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE Is a National Security Issue

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said relying on China for personal protective equipment is a national security issue. On Sunday, Cuomo ordered all New York hospital [...] Read full article: Gov. Cuomo: Dependence on China for PPE ...→

Homeland Security report: China hid virus' severity to hoard supplies

Homeland Security report: China hid virus' severity to hoard supplies

They say Chinese leaders “intentionally concealed the severity” of the pandemic from the world in early January. Read full article: Homeland Security report: China hid viru...→

Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover up COVID-19 severity,

Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover up COVID-19 severity, "enormous evidence" virus originated in Wuhan lab

The U.S. secretary of state Mike Pompeo said there's "enormous evidence" that COVID-19 originated in China's Wuhan Institute of Virology and the Chinese govern [...] Read full article: Mike Pompeo says China sought to cover u...→

Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accountable' For Deception On COVID-19 Outbreak

Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accountable' For Deception On COVID-19 Outbreak

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday confirmed a shocking report that China withheld information on the spread of the coronavirus in that country even as i [...] Read full article: Pompeo Vows China Will Be Held 'Accounta...→

Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: National security 'seems to be nowhere in their list of objectives'

Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: National security 'seems to be nowhere in their list of objectives'

Washington Times opinion editor and Fox News contributor Charles Hurt said Thursday on "Special Report" that the investigation and prosecution of former Nation [...] Read full article: Charles Hurt slams FBI over Flynn case: ...→

Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests may be providing false sense of security

Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests may be providing false sense of security

They say the newly released antibody tests do not tell a person what their level of immunity is, and they may provide false positive results. Read full article: Researchers say COVID-19 antibody tests ...→

Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, says ex-national security adviser 'unfairly and unjustly targeted'

Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, says ex-national security adviser 'unfairly and unjustly targeted'

Sean Hannity opened Wednesday's edition of "Hannity" by declaring that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was "unfairly and unjustly targeted by de [...] Read full article: Hannity bashes FBI brass in Flynn case, ...→

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Pompeo hits back after China claims US is lying about COVID-19: 'Classic communist disinformation'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reacted to China’s foreign ministry’s claim that America is playing “tricks to deflect blame” for the coronavirus pandemic, sayi [...] Read full article: Pompeo hits back after China claims US i...→

How foreigners, especially black people, became unwelcome in parts of China amid COVID crisis

How foreigners, especially black people, became unwelcome in parts of China amid COVID crisis

Since March, anti-black racism has increased in China. Some American expats say it is the result of coronavirus propaganda. Read full article: How foreigners, especially black people,...→

Trump administration asks intelligence agencies to find out whether China, WHO hid COVID-19 information

Trump administration asks intelligence agencies to find out whether China, WHO hid COVID-19 information

A specific "tasking" seeking information about the outbreak's early days was sent last week to the Defense Intelligence Agency. The CIA got similar instruction [...] Read full article: Trump administration asks intelligence a...→

Protecting US troops will also safeguard national security: ANALYSIS

Protecting US troops will also safeguard national security: ANALYSIS

The Pentagon needs to protect their number one asset, service members, which will then lead to the U.S. protecting its interests and security. Read full article: Protecting US troops will also safeguard...→

NIH Investigating US Funding to China Lab Embroiled in COVID-19 Controversy

NIH Investigating US Funding to China Lab Embroiled in COVID-19 Controversy

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has alerted a company that received a $3.7 million U.S. tax-funded grant that it is under investigation for funding wor [...] Read full article: NIH Investigating US Funding to China La...→

China puts pressure on EU to soften report about COVID-19 disinformation, threatening retaliation: report

China puts pressure on EU to soften report about COVID-19 disinformation, threatening retaliation: report

A European Union report accusing China and Russia of running a "global disinformation campaign" was significantly scaled back after pressure from Beijing and f [...] Read full article: China puts pressure on EU to soften repo...→

White House: China ‘vacuumed up the world’ for masks before COVID-19 news broke

White House: China ‘vacuumed up the world’ for masks before COVID-19 news broke

Several U.S. states are either suing or weighing lawsuits against China and the country’s Communist Party seeking monetary damages from the fallout of the coro [...] Read full article: White House: China ‘vacuumed up the worl...→

Publix gives financial aid to farmers, food security to struggling families during COVID-19 pandemic

Publix gives financial aid to farmers, food security to struggling families during COVID-19 pandemic

PEMBROKE PINES, FLA. (WSVN) - Publix is stepping up with their plan to give financial aid to farmers with produce surpluses and food security to... Read full article: Publix gives financial aid to farmers, f...→