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How are Americans handling the heat?

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reports today
Al Qaeda terrorists are rebuilding their capabilities and continuing to plan mass-casualty attacks inside the United States, according to an intelligence assessment made public yesterday.
“We assess [al Qaeda] has protected or regenerated key elements of its homeland attack capability, including a safe haven in … Pakistan [tribal areas], operational lieutenants and its top leadership,” according to the National Intelligence Estimate (NIE), a consensus analysis of 16 U.S. intelligence agencies.
— David Eldridge, managing editor,

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David Eldridge

David Eldridge

David Eldridge joined The Washington Times in 1999 and over the next seven years helped lead the paper's coverage of regional politics and government, Sept. 11, and the sniper attacks of 2002. In 2006, he was named managing editor of the paper's website. He came to The Times from the Telegraph in North Platte, Neb., where he served as executive ...

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