Recent News Headlines : United States Department Of Homeland Security

OFFICIALS: STATE DEPARTMENT SUFFERS WORLDWIDE EMAIL OUTAGE


WASHINGTON -- U.S. officials say the State Department has suffered a worldwide email outage affecting its entire unclassified system... READ MORE

18th August, 2017 1190

1 AMERICAN KILLED, 1 INJURED IN SPAIN ATTACKS


WASHINGTON AP -- The State Department says at least one American was killed and one injured in the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, Spain... READ MORE

18th August, 2017 0

WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IN A NORTH KOREAN NUCLEAR STRIKE? GUAM JUST RELEASED THIS PAMPHLET WITH HELPFUL GUIDANCE


Our office hasn't received too many concerned calls, Jenna Gaminde, a spokeswoman for Guam Homeland Security, said Friday about the U.S.-North Korean rhetoric... READ MORE

12th August, 2017 395

U.S. OFFICIALLY TELLS UN IT WANTS OUT OF PARIS CLIMATE DEAL


The Trump administration is officially telling the United Nations that the U.S. intends to pull out of the 2015 Paris climate agreement... READ MORE

5th August, 2017 219

HOMELAND SECURITY WILL WAIVE LAWS TO BUILD US BORDER WALL


It was unclear if or when Homeland Security would issue waivers for Texas, which is currently the busiest corridor for illegal crossings... READ MORE

2nd August, 2017 13

DONALD TRUMP NAMES GENERAL JOHN KELLY AS NEW WHITE HOUSE CHIEF OF STAFF


Reince Priebus replaced Donald Trump names General John Kelly as new White House chief of staff... READ MORE

30th July, 2017 1410

DONALD TRUMP REPLACES CHIEF OF STAFF REINCE PRIEBUS WITH GENERAL JOHN KELLY


US President Donald Trump would appear to have announced a new Chief of Staff... READ MORE

29th July, 2017 27

TRUMP REPLACES PRIEBUS AS CHIEF OF STAFF WITH DHS CHIEF KELLY


The first White House communications director, Mike Dubke, resigned after less than three months on the job... READ MORE

28th July, 2017 1118

RUSSIAN INDICTED IN U.S. ON CHARGES OF RUNNING BITCOIN LAUNDERING RING


Gox, an earlier digital currency exchange that eventually failed, the Justice Department said in a statement... READ MORE

27th July, 2017 2

KELLY: STATES SHOULD ASK FEDS FOR HELP TO SECURE ELECTIONS


It's a state responsibility,' Kelly said at the Aspen Security Forum, an annual gathering of national security and intelligence experts... READ MORE

20th July, 2017 0

U.S.-BOUND TRAVELLERS TO FACE 'ENHANCED SECURITY MEASURES' AT ALL CANADIAN AIRPORTS


Airline passengers travelling from Canada to the United States will face a new battery of enhanced security measures now required by the Department of Homeland Security... READ MORE

19th July, 2017 20210

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES INCREASE OF 15,000 ADDITIONAL H-2B VISAS


This is being done in the best interest of the businesses, Trump Administration has argued... READ MORE

18th July, 2017 45

DEPORTED DREAMER FILES WITNESS STATEMENTS CONTRADICTING TRUMP ACCOUNT


Juan Manuel Montes, 23, speaks in a relative's home in western Mexico after he was deported by U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Feb. 17, 2017... READ MORE

15th July, 2017 3731

ALLOWED IN BY TRUMP, AFGHAN GIRLS ROBOTICS TEAM LANDS IN DC


Twice rejected for U.S. visas, an all-girls robotics team from Afghanistan arrived in Washington early Saturday after an extraordinary, last-minute intervention by President Donald Trump... READ MORE

15th July, 2017 3

EXCLUSIVE US ASKS NATIONS TO PROVIDE MORE TRAVELER DATA OR FACE SANCTIONS


Countries are also expected to agree to take back citizens ordered removed from the United States... READ MORE

14th July, 2017 1591

AFGHAN GIRLS WILL BE ALLOWED INTO US FOR ROBOTICS CONTEST


The team had twice traveled from their home in war-torn Afghanistan's western Herat to the capital of Kabul to apply for visas... READ MORE

13th July, 2017 90

U.S. LETS AFGHAN GIRLS ENTER FOR ROBOTICS CONTEST


The girls' applications for U.S. visas had been denied twice... READ MORE

13th July, 2017 0

AFGHAN GIRLS ROBOTICS TEAM GIVEN US VISA AFTER OUTRAGE


Girls whose visa applications were twice rejected finally given green light to travel to international robotics contest... READ MORE

13th July, 2017 12796

CRITICAL EUROPEAN INFRASTRUCTURE NETWORKS CONSTANTLY TARGETED BY FOREIGN HACKERS, SOURCES SAY


The Washington Post said recent attempted Russian hacking attacks on infrastructure related systems in the United States appeared to be an effort to assess such networks... READ MORE

10th July, 2017 44

CANADIAN CITIZEN HAS NEXUS CARD REVOKED IN WAKE OF PARTIAL TRAVEL BAN, QUESTIONS U.S. PROCEDURES


Man's Nexus card suddenly revoked, prompting calls for Canada to help him get answers... READ MORE

10th July, 2017 1596

TRUMP TRAVEL BAN A HOLLOW VICTORY AS BORDER OFFICIALS ANTICIPATE BUSINESS AS USUAL


Under State Department guidelines, visa applicants from six Muslim-majority countries for the next 90 days need to show close family or business ties to the United States... READ MORE

30th June, 2017 6

US UNVEILS NEW AIRLINE SECURITY MEASURES TO AVOID LAPTOP BAN


Reuters reported this month that the United States had suggested enhancements, including explosive trace detection screening, increased vetting of airports' staff and additional detection dogs... READ MORE

29th June, 2017 138

US TO TOUGHEN AIRLINE SECURITY; NO LAPTOP BAN EXPANSION


Such operations have already been established in 15 locations in six countries, including Canada, Ireland and the United Arab Emirates... READ MORE

29th June, 2017 0

WIDESPREAD UNCERTAINTY AS U.S. TRAVEL BAN START LOOMS


The State Department has told refugee resettlement partners abroad that they should proceed with resettlement of refugees scheduled to travel to the United States through July 6... READ MORE

29th June, 2017 615

U.S. SUPREME COURT ALLOWS PARTIAL TRAVEL BAN TO TAKE EFFECT PENDING APPEALS IN OCTOBER


U.S. Supreme Court hands Trump a temporary win on travel ban pending appeals this fall... READ MORE

26th June, 2017 1886

TRUMP VETTING REVIEW COULD LEAD TO 'BACKDOOR' TRAVEL BAN


Betsy Cooper, a former attorney adviser in the Department of Homeland Security under President Barack Obama, said it's critical to conduct occasional reviews of vetting procedures... READ MORE

24th June, 2017 112

DUTTON SAYS 'BEST OUTCOME' FOR AUSTRALIANS FIGHTING IN SYRIA IS TO GET 'KILLED OVER THERE'


Asked whether a US-style homeland security department was being considered, Mr Dutton said the prime minister would make whatever decisions he needs to ... READ MORE

25th May, 2017 4121

TRUMP CAMP EXTENDS PROTECTIONS FOR QUAKE-DISPLACED HAITIANS IN U.S. FOR SIX MONTHS


Temporary Protected Status was given to Haitians living in the United States after a 2010 earthquake devastated parts of that country... READ MORE

23rd May, 2017 0

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION EXTENDS PROTECTIONS FOR HAITIANS FOR SIX MORE MONTHS


Temporary Protected Status was given to Haitians living in the U.S. after a 2010 earthquake devastated parts of that country... READ MORE

22nd May, 2017 1798

MORE THAN 600K FOREIGNERS OVERSTAYED IN 2016


Little has been known about the population in the past. Homeland Security issued the first report on visa overstays in January 2016... READ MORE

22nd May, 2017 7750

Trending News Headlines : United States Department Of Homeland Security

EXCLUSIVE: TRUMP ADMINISTRATION CONSIDERING SEPARATING WOMEN, CHILDREN AT MEXICO BORDER


Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly last week ordered immigration agents to deport or criminally prosecute parents who facilitate the illegal smuggling of their children... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 100173

GREEN CARD HOLDERS WILL NEED ADDITIONAL SCREENING


U.S. green card holders will require additional screening before they can return to the United States, the White House said on Saturday... READ MORE

28th January, 2017 69876

TRUMP SIGNS ORDER TEMPORARILY HALTING ADMISSION OF REFUGEES, PROMISES PRIORITY FOR CHRISTIANS


In the fiscal year that ended in October, the United States admitted 12,500 Syrian refugees... READ MORE

28th January, 2017 49782

TRUMP TO SIGN EXECUTIVE ORDERS ENABLING CONSTRUCTION OF PROPOSED BORDER WALL AND TARGETING SANCTUARY CITIES


Trump vowed during the campaign to reverse it... READ MORE

25th January, 2017 41382

IMMIGRATION HARDLINER SAYS TRUMP TEAM PREPARING PLANS FOR WALL, MULLING MUSLIM REGISTRY


Kobach has worked with allies across the United States on drafting laws and pursuing legal actions to crack down on illegal immigration... READ MORE

16th November, 2016 35006

TRUMP IMMIGRATION AGENCY WANTS TO KICK 50,000 HAITIANS OUT OF THE USA


The Obama administration first offered temporary protection to Haitians following the devastating 2010 earthquake... READ MORE

21st April, 2017 34179

REVISED EXECUTIVE ORDER BANS TRAVELERS FROM SIX MUSLIM-MAJORITY COUNTRIES FROM GETTING NEW VISAS


The order will not take effect until March 16, officials said... READ MORE

6th March, 2017 30482

DEMOCRATIC SENATORS CALL FOR INVESTIGATION INTO TRUMP AIDE SEBASTIAN GORKA


Three Democratic senators want the government to investigate Trump aide Sebastian Gorka, following reports of Gorka's ties to a far-right group in Hungary... READ MORE

18th March, 2017 29515

FACT CHECK: TRUMPS IMMIGRATION POLICY VS. OBAMA'S


The Kentucky case not only caused a backlog in processing Iraqi refugees in 2011, but it also resulted in an overhaul of the refugee screening process... READ MORE

30th January, 2017 22946

DHS REPORT CASTS DOUBT ON NEED FOR TRUMP TRAVEL BAN


Consequently, these countries were the focus of this administration's initial efforts to enhance vetting for foreign travel to the United States, she said... READ MORE

25th February, 2017 20876

US TO BAN ELECTRONICS ON FLIGHTS FROM A DOZEN COUNTRIES, US MEDIA SAYS


The new rule will affect Royal Jordanian flights to New York, Chicago, Detroit and Montreal... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 20450

TRUMP TELLS DREAMERS TO 'REST EASY' BUT ONE IN MEXICO CAN'T


Montes is the only known DACA enrollee to claim he was deported by federal immigration officials during Trump's presidency... READ MORE

22nd April, 2017 19690

US REVERSES TRAVEL BAN OVER COURT RULING AS TRUMP FUMES


The US authorities have rolled back a controversial travel ban on people from seven mainly Muslim countries after a judge suspended it... READ MORE

4th February, 2017 17693

WASHINGTON BRACES FOR MASSIVE PROTESTS AS TRUMP BECOMES U.S. PRESIDENT


A disparate group of liberal activists irked by comments by Trump about women, illegal immigrants and Muslims have planned protests throughout central Washington... READ MORE

20th January, 2017 14586

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TO ALLOW 872 REFUGEES INTO U.S. THIS WEEK


Homeland Security began detaining immigrants arriving at U.S. airports immediately after Trump signed his order Friday evening... READ MORE

31st January, 2017 14132

TRUMP IMMIGRATION RAIDS SHOW GREATER FOCUS ON NON-CRIMINALS


Then, in 2014, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson issued a memorandum outlining enforcement priorities and ordered ICE agents to only capture a limited group of undocumented immigrants... READ MORE

16th February, 2017 13990

TRUMP PRESSURES 'SANCTUARY CITIES' THAT WON'T HOLD UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS


President Donald Trump says that Mnuchin spent his entire career making money in the private sector and now will go to work for the American taxpayer... READ MORE

20th March, 2017 12245

U.S. JUDGE ORDERS TRUMP ADMINISTRATION TO ALLOW ENTRY TO IMMIGRANT VISA HOLDERS


In an email, a State Department official confirmed the agency had provisionally revoked relevant visas as defined under Trump's executive order... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 11495

EXCLUSIVE: TRUMP AIDES BID TO PLUG LEAKS CREATES UNEASE AMONG SOME CIVIL SERVANTS


Trump's predecessor, Democrat Barack Obama, aggressively pursued leaks to try to control the narrative, as White House aides put it... READ MORE

4th March, 2017 9649

WHY TRUMP CAN'T SIMPLY BUILD A WALL ALONG THE U.S.-MEXICO BORDER WITH AN EXECUTIVE ORDER


It's a huge expense.'' The Trump administration will have to contend with private ranchers, farmers and other property owners with land along the border... READ MORE

26th January, 2017 8865

SPRAWLING AIRPORTS DIFFICULT TO DEFEND FROM ARMED ATTACK


Transportation Security Administration officers scrutinize passengers before they board planes, but those officers are unarmed and located inside the airport beyond airline check-in desks... READ MORE

6th January, 2017 7836

BORDER PATROL CHIEF REMOVED FROM POST AFTER CLASHING WITH POWERFUL UNION


But the official could not describe the reason for Morgan's removal, or whether the Border Patrol union or the White House were involved... READ MORE

27th January, 2017 6381

A MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR QUESTION: WHAT'S A 'SANCTUARY CITY?'


Donald Trump vowed throughout his presidential campaign to punish sanctuary cities that fail to cooperate with federal immigration enforcement authorities... READ MORE

27th April, 2017 6364

STABILITY IS GOOD FOR BUSINESS. TRUMP'S WHIMS THREATEN IT


President Trump's first week, of drastic and inconsistent ad hoc regulation, seems unlikely to inspire any certainty... READ MORE

2nd February, 2017 5776

TRUMP FIRES ATTORNEY GENERAL WHO TOLD JUSTICE DEPARTMENT NOT TO DEFEND TRAVEL BAN


Boente said in a statement issued by the Justice Department that Trump's executive order is both lawful on its face and properly drafted... READ MORE

31st January, 2017 5609

EXCLUSIVE: TRUMP TEAM SEEKS NAMES OF OFFICIALS WORKING TO COUNTER VIOLENT EXTREMISM


Reuters could not determine why the Trump team asked for these names... READ MORE

24th December, 2016 5349

CENTRAL AMERICANS CONTINUE TO SURGE ACROSS U.S. BORDER, NEW DHS FIGURES SHOW


Central Americans continue to surge across U.S. border, new DHS figures show... READ MORE

31st December, 2016 5208

IT'S 'NONSENSICAL' TO CUT THE COAST GUARD TO PAY FOR TRUMP'S BORDER WALL, DOZENS OF LAWMAKERS SAY


'There appears to be a bias against the Coast Guard by career bureaucrats,' the lawmakers said... READ MORE

14th March, 2017 5187

BAN AIMED AT ELECTRONICS IN CABINS OF SOME US-BOUND FLIGHTS


Royal Jordanian said the electronics ban affects its flights to New York, Chicago, Detroit and Montreal... READ MORE

21st March, 2017 4992

'THE REAL BAD GUYS' ARE COMING FROM CANADA, NOT MEXICO, DAILY BEAST REPORT ALLEGES


Leaked fbi data from 2014-2016 suggests more 'suspected terrorists' enter u.s. by way of canada than mexico... READ MORE

11th February, 2017 4706


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