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2014-06-13 20:22:09

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPASC) applauds the California Department of Insurance (DIR) for leading a multi-agency task force to eradicate California's underground economy where deceitful contractors thrive by violating state laws for personal gain. According to DIR's recent release, more than 100 detectives and investigators from state agencies and local district attorney offices...

Unit Within Chinese People's Liberation Army Linked To Online Spying
2014-06-10 10:50:26

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Unit 61398, the not-so-secret cyber warfare branch of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA), might not be working entirely alone. On Monday CrowdStrike identified another group that has been dubbed Putter Panda, a cyber-espionage team that conducts operations from Shanghai and reportedly works on behalf of the PLA's 3rd Department 12th Bureau Unit 61486. CrowdStrike, a US security firm, released a detailed report that casts...

2014-06-09 12:21:46

Effort Remembers Those Who Served and Sacrificed After Vietnam WASHINGTON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There are 58,300 names on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial; names of men and women who died on the battlefield of the Vietnam War. Those men and women are honored on a daily basis by everyone who sees The Wall. But many thousands more died as a result of the Vietnam War, but their deaths do not fit the Department of Defense criteria for inclusion upon The Wall. On In...

2014-06-09 08:21:55

Future scenario executed for annual forum participants during multiday event MCLEAN, Va., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) have successfully completed multiple sessions of a missile defense wargame for the second annual Ronald Reagan Missile Defense Forum recently concluded at Fort Belvoir. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20121024/LA98563LOGO Wargames are often used to demonstrate future ballistic...

2014-06-06 12:26:59

Former United States General Cartwright and Dr. Parag Pruthi to Keynote at NIKSUN's WWSMC in Princeton, NJ PRINCETON, N.J., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NIKSUN® Inc., the world leader in real time and forensics-based cybersecurity and network monitoring solutions, will feature General Cartwright at its 10(th) World Wide Security & Mobility Conference (WWSMC), June 25-27(th), 2014 in Princeton, New Jersey. The former US General will keynote, along with Dr. Parag Pruthi, NIKSUN...

2014-05-28 23:06:51

Showcases Real-Life Cyber Scenarios That Can Negatively Impact Federal Agencies Warwick, NY (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 SwishData, a woman-owned group of leading data performance architects for the federal marketplace, today announced the launch of a new online resource called “Cyber Attack Defenders,” which shines a light on the real dangers and realities that federal agencies face when it comes to cyber security. The first video in the campaign called “The Defenders” showcases a...

2014-05-28 20:20:26

VANCOUVER, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Avcorp Industries Inc. (TSX: AVP) (the "Company" or "Avcorp") today announces that at its annual meeting of shareholders held on May 22, 2014 (the "Meeting"), all directors nominated as listed in the management proxy circular dated April 23, 2014 were elected. The detailed results are as follows: Votes For Withhold Votes Director # % # % David Levi...

2014-05-23 12:24:44

Montana Honors 755 World War II Veterans with Nine Honor Flights MINNEAPOLIS, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seventy-seven members of America's "Greatest Generation" from Montana recently traveled nearly 2,000 miles to the nation's capital as part of the state's final Big Sky Honor Flight honoring World War II (WWII) veterans. The last flight included 76 men and one woman, ranging from age 83 to 96 and included a visit to the WWII Memorial, which honors the 16 million who served in...

2014-05-23 08:20:47

Author Peter Sills offers a Memorial Day reminder of how the U.S. government has repeatedly failed to take care of and support the nation's veterans NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Veterans Affairs has an image problem. The VA has been vilified because its backlog of cases has grown to mindboggling levels. And while it's no newsflash that bureaucratic gears grind slowly, Peter Sills says there's a lesser-known reason for the backlog: decades' worth of...

2014-05-22 23:04:10

The Study, Commissioned by the Bob Woodruff Foundation, Also Reveals Americans’ Thoughts about the Holiday and Their Support of Brands That Champion the Troops and Veterans New York, NY (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 A sizable 94 percent of Americans agree that “I respect people who have served in the armed forces” and “I am proud of our American service members.” In addition, 89 percent agree that “the soldier is an American icon” and 76 percent concur that “I have been anti-war at...


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  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
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