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Russ Travers is the deputy director of the National Counterterrorism Center. "On a daily basis, 10,000 reports come across our (operations) center and eyes are put on every one of those," he says. Jennifer Redding/National Counterterrorism Center hide caption

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With ISIS And Al-Qaida Weakened, U.S. Faces An Evolving Anti-Terror Mission

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A Look Inside The National Counterterrorism Center And Preventing The Next Big Attack

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Army Gen. Paul Nakasone, who leads the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command, testifies on Capitol Hill in January. Nakasone has been calling for the U.S. to take a harder line against rivals in cyberspace. He said the U.S. sent three Cyber Command teams to Europe last November as part of a larger effort to prevent Russian interference in mid-term elections. Jose Luis Magana/AP hide caption

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The U.S. Pledges A Harder Line In Cyberspace — And Drops Some Hints

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In New Zealand, 2 Mosques Came Under A 'Terrorist Attack'

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Coast Guard Officer Accused Of Stockpiling Illegal Weapons Pleads Not Guilty

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Indian protesters in Mumbai burn posters of Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan during a demonstration against the Feb. 14 attack that killed more than 40 Indian policemen in the Kashmir region. Rajanish Kakade/AP hide caption

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Pakistan's Long Support For Militants Puts The Country In A Bind

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White House Will Keep About 400 Troops In Syria, Reversing Previous Decision

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Arrested Coast Guard Officer Planned To Kill People On Massive Scale

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Coast Guard Officer Accused Of Being A Domestic Terrorist

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Federal prosecutors say Christopher Paul Hasson had acquired a cache of weapons and ammunition in an attempt to launch a domestic terrorist attack. Over the years, Hasson honed a hit list that included prominent Democrats and media figures. U.S. District Court via AP hide caption

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Trump's National Emergency Faces Legal Challenges On 3 Main Fronts

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2017 graduation and commissioning ceremony at the U.S. Naval Academy. An anonymous Pentagon survey found that 747 students at the Navy, Army and Air Force academies experienced unwanted sexual contact during the past year, a nearly 50 percent increase from a similar survey taken two years earlier. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Rosemary Mariner, The First Female Military Air Commander, Dies At 65

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Yevgeny Prigozhin (left) serves food to Russian leader Vladimir Putin during a 2011 dinner at Prigozhin's restaurant outside Moscow. Misha Japaridze/AP hide caption

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'Putin's Chef' Has His Fingers In Many Pies, Critics Say

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Top Intelligence Officials Give Assessment Of Global Threats Facing The U.S.

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