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Congress Tries 1-Week Bill To Keep Homeland Security Open

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress struggled late into the night Friday to avoid a partial shutdown of the Homeland Security Department, as leaders in both political parties worked to outmaneuver House conservatives furious that the legislation […]

02/27/2015

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal . ( File photo. Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gov. Jindal To GOP Congress: ‘Grow A Spine’

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Thursday had a tough message for fellow Republicans who were wrestling with how to fund the Homeland Security Department: “Grow a spine.”

02/26/2015

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies before the Senate Appropriations Committee in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill on July 10, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Homeland Security Announces New Security Measures Following Paris Attacks

Secretary Jeh Johnson announced several new security measures for the U.S. Monday in response to the recent terror attacks in Paris.

01/12/2015

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Hackers Get Records Of Up To 25,000 Federal Employees

The internal records of Homeland Security Department employees were compromised after a computer break-in at a federal contractor.

08/22/2014

The spokesman of the National Border Patrol Council Local 1613 says that “backdoor amnesty” of illegal aliens coming through the southern border is controlled from the highest officials at the Department of Homeland Security.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Border Patrol Agent: DHS Directing ‘Backdoor Amnesty’ For Illegal Immigrants

The spokesman of the National Border Patrol Council Local 1613 says that “backdoor amnesty” of illegal aliens coming through the southern border is controlled from the highest officials at the Department of Homeland Security.

07/03/2014

A $350 million “funding opportunity” from the Department of Health and Human Services to provide shelter for underage illegal aliens indicates that recipients must provide the children with “family planning services” and added “sensitity” to sexual orientation issues.” (Getty)

Report: $350M ‘Funding Opportunity’ To Provide ‘Family Planning Services’ To Immigrant Children

A $350 million “funding opportunity” from the Department of Health and Human Services to provide shelter for underage illegal aliens indicates that recipients must provide the children with “family planning services” and added “sensitity” to sexual orientation issues.”

06/12/2014

A coalition of advocacy groups says it has documented more than 100 allegations of mistreatment of unaccompanied immigrant children arrested by U.S. border authorities.  (credit: ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Immigrant Rights Groups: 13-Year-Old Boy Claims He Was Sexually Molested By Border Official While In Custody

A coalition of advocacy groups says it has documented more than 100 allegations of mistreatment of unaccompanied immigrant children arrested by U.S. border authorities.

06/11/2014

Tens of thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don't have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation under a policy change being weighed by senior American officials. (Getty Images)

US Weighs Cutting Back Deportation Of Illegal Immigrants

Tens of thousands of immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally but don’t have serious criminal records could be shielded from deportation under a policy change being weighed by senior American officials.

04/22/2014

Delivering a speech at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government on Tuesday, White House Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Adviser Lisa Monaco said that local communities have to be aware of terrorist threats where the government cannot, noting that parents should watch for “sudden personality changes in their children at home.”  (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Counterterrorism Chief: Parents Should Watch For ‘Sudden Personality Changes’ In Children

Delivering a speech at Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government on Tuesday, White House Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Adviser Lisa Monaco said that local communities have to be aware of terrorist threats where the government cannot, noting that parents should watch for “sudden personality changes in their children at home.”

04/18/2014

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DHS Appointee Had Role in Penn. Political Scandal

The new Homeland Security secretary’s choice to be his chief of staff played a key role in the downfall of a Pennsylvania state senator on corruption charges.

02/03/2014

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