Tom Ridge: Obama Wrong To Dismiss July 4 Terror 'Threat'
(AP)
The White House was wrong to dismiss the government's own July 4 weekend terror warning as "standard operating procedure," former Homeland Security Sec. Tom Ridge said. "It's a real threat. I think it's a permanent threat," Ridge said. "I think this is a scourge with which we're going to have to deal with … for the foreseeable future." [Full Story]
Related Stories
Newsmax.Headline.Standard- 9655-9656
Tom Ridge: Obama Wrong To Dismiss July 4 Terror 'Threat'
Chris Christie Announces Run For The White House
Governor Chris Christie, whose brand of Jersey-guy brashness was tarnished by a political- payback scandal, will announce Tuesday that he's running for U.S. president, the 14th Republican to join the 2016 primary contest. The two-term governor of New Jersey will appear in...... [Full Story]
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton praised the plans by [Full Story]
The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday that a Ten Commandments [Full Story]
Almost a third of American adults own a gun, but the rate varies widely [Full Story]
Iran has complied with a key condition of ongoing nuclear talks by [Full Story]
Ted Cruz: Roberts' Court 'Activist, Lawless' in Rulings
Last week's Supreme Court decisions upholding Obamacare and legalizing [Full Story] |
Obama Gun Control Push: Do You Agree?
SPECIAL: Don't miss the opportunity to let your voice be heard. [Full Story]
Hackers Release Secret Money Making Software
SPECIAL: Can a regular person with no experience make a fortune with [Full Story]
Rand Paul Meets With Cliven Bundy: Fed Govt Often 'Bully'
Republican presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul met with southern Nevada [Full Story]
Jeb Bush to Release 33 Years of Tax Returns
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush plans Tuesday to release 33 [Full Story]
The man who beheaded his boss and tried to blow up a U.S.-owned gas factory [Full Story]
Ku Klux Klan To Hold Pro-Confederate Flag Rally at SC Statehouse
The white supremacist Ku Klux Klan has received approval from South [Full Story]
A suicide car bomber targeted a NATO convoy about 100 meters, or about [Full Story]
Tom Ridge: White House Shouldn't Dismiss July 4 Terror Warning
The White House was wrong to dismiss the government's own July 4 weekend [Full Story]
Ex-Defense Chief Cohen: US Vulnerable to Terror Attack on Power Grid
The possibility of a terrorist attack on the nation's power grid - [Full Story] |
Politico: Obama to Raise Overtime Ceiling This Week
President Barack Obama will reportedly unveil an overtime rule this week [Full Story]
British PM Cameron to BBC: ISIS Is 'Not an Islamic State'
British Prime Minister David Cameron told BBC Radio 4 the Islamic [Full Story] |
Obama Concessions to Iran Worse Than Previously Known
To no one's surprise, the nuclear talks with Iran that were supposed to [Full Story]
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who spent three years as president of his [Full Story]
Supreme Court Takes Case on Public Sector Union Fees
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to take up a case that could weaken public sector unions, a challenge by 10 nonunion public school teachers who say California's requirement that they pay the equivalent of union dues violates their free speech rights. The teachers... [Full Story]
Jeb Bush to Release 33 Years of Tax Returns
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush plans Tuesday to release 33 years of his personal income tax returns, including before and after his two terms as Florida governor.Campaign spokeswoman Allie Brandenburger says Bush's decision is consistent with the high level of... [Full Story]
Bill Donohue to Gay Pride Rowdies: Spit at Me and I'll Clock You
Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, erupted in fury on Monday at reports that Father Jonathan Morris, a Catholic priest and noted Fox News religion analyst, was spat on at the Gay Pride Parade in New York City. [Full Story]
Tsipras Defiant as Banks Shut, Markets Rocked
Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and... [Full Story]
6 Foods You're Eating the Wrong Way
Many health-conscious Americans are making the effort to eat plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, probiotics, and other healthy foods. But how you cook and prepare such foods can reduce — or enhance — their nutritional value. [Full Story]
Correspondents
John Gizzi on Politics
Email:
Country:
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Twitter Network
Now 16 million followers and growing. Click here for more details
The Wire
Fast Features
News Partners
The Huffington Post

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved