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FBI on war footing after bin Laden’s death

Vince Coglianese Contributor

The death of Osama bin Laden and the expectation of a trove of intelligence derived from his computers has caused the FBI to ramp up its efforts to prevent a terrorist attack.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is “back on a post-9/11 war footing,” a senior counter-terrorism official said today who sought anonymity because they are not authorized to speak with the press.

Full Story: NationalJournal.com – FBI on War Footing After bin Laden’s Death – Tuesday, May 3, 2011