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U.S. ends, Russia begins colour-coded terrorism alerts

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano has announced that the United States will be phasing out the colour-coded terrorism alert program in favour of a system that is supposed to better inform the public about the nature and meaning of terrorism threats.  Homeland Security asserts that the colour-coded system was useful in the wake of 9/11 but is now […]