Category: Homeland Security News

MINERALSU.S. Mines Produced Approximately $90.4 Billion in Mineral Commodities Published 7 February 2022 U.S. mines produced approximately $90.4 billion in mineral commodities in 2021—a $9.7 billion increase over the 2020 revised total of $80.7 billion. Increases in consumption of nonfuel mineral commodities were attributed to the restarting of markets in 2021 following closures due to the

CYBERSECURITYDHS Launches Cyber Safety Review Board Published 3 February 2022 On Thursday, 3 February 2022, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the establishment of the Cyber Safety Review Board (CSRB). DHS says that the CSRB is an unprecedented public-private initiative that will bring together government and industry leaders to elevate our nation’s cybersecurity. On

NUCLEAR WEAPONSRefurbishing Nukes: Major Milestone for B61-12 Life Extension Program Published 3 February 2022 Sandia National Laboratories marked a major milestone in November 2021 when the Nuclear Security Enterprise successfully produced the first completely refurbished bomb for the B61-12 life extension program.  Sandia National Laboratories marked a major milestone when the Nuclear Security Enterprise successfully produced