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6/23/17
Hezbollah
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The IDF’s chief of staff said on Tuesday that the Iran-backed terrorist group Hezbollah has a presence in “every third or fourth house” in southern Lebanon, in violation of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1701, which called for the removal of all armed groups from the area.

6/23/17
Terrorism
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The latest attacks in London and Manchester —  like last year’s attacks in Orlando, Florida and St. Cloud, Minnesota — epitomize what I call the newest form of terrorism.

6/23/17
Guns
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In the wake of recent mass shootings in Alexandria, Virginia, and elsewhere in the United States, a new study from two University of Illinois at Chicago political scientists looks at factors that drive support for gun control among whites, Latinos and blacks.

6/23/17
Floods
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Floods are the natural disaster that kill the most people. They are also the most common natural disaster. As the threat of flooding increases worldwide, a group of scientists at LSU have gathered valuable information on flood hazard, exposure and vulnerability in counties throughout the United States. They studied development trends from 2001 to 2011 and found that urban development has declined in coastal flood zones in general across the United States. However, development in flood zones in inland counties has grown.