Why is Terrorism So Hard to Beat?

The terrorist threat is mostly episodic, sporadic and inconsistent. But too often policies react to fear rather than the real threat.

Trump to Sign Executive Orders on Immigration

Trump's orders are expected to temporarily restrict access to the United States for most refugees. Another order will block visas from being issued to Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen.

NYC New Year's Eve Security Tight After Europe Attacks

Officials have redoubled efforts to prevent attacks like those in Germany and France this year in which suspected Islamic militants intentionally drove trucks into holiday crowds, killing dozens of civilians.

The Saudis Are Fighting Terrorism

The kingdom is committed to uprooting extremism at the source and draining militant groups of resources.