Border Agents

File photo of Sen. Chuck Schumer. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Schumer Calls For More Border Agents In Buffalo

Sen. Charles Schumer says an understaffed Buffalo border is to blame for lane closures and backups that result in long wait times that are not only frustrating to drivers but detrimental to the local economy.


The Obama administration has eased the rules for would-be asylum-seekers, refugees and others who hope to come to the United States or stay here and who gave "limited" support to terrorists or terrorist groups.  (credit: Maria Belen Perez Gabilondo/AFP/Getty Images)

Homeland Security Orders Border Agents to Verify All Int’l Student Visas ‘Effective Immediately’

The Homeland Security Department ordered its border agents ‘effective immediately’ to verify that every international student who arrives in the U.S. has a valid student visa, according to an internal memorandum obtained Friday by The Associated Press.