| Jun 17, 2012
| 5:06 PM
In a blatantly political move, President Barack Obama has halted the deportation of about 1 million illegal immigrants.
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano made the announcement on Friday. The administration will block deportations of illegal...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 7:40 PM
El anuncio del Departamento de Seguridad Nacional (DHS) de que se ofrecerá un alivio temporal a miles de jóvenes indocumentados elegibles bajo el estancado proyecto de ley Dream Act causó una gran celebración la semana pasada.
Pero después de festejar,...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:26 AM
John Gage, national president of the American Federation of Government Employees, has announced he will retire in August after leading the politically powerful union for the past nine years. The Baltimore resident, who is 66, has battled with Congress and...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 11:02 PM
A U.S. Supreme Courtruling Monday overturned several parts of Arizona’s illegal immigration law such as provisions allowing officers to arrest illegal immigrants without a warrant and another making it illegal for immigrants to live and work in...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:30 AM
WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) — A stubborn and towering wildfire jumped firefighters’ perimeter lines in the hills overlooking Colorado Springs, forcing frantic mandatory evacuation notices for more than 32,000 residents, including the U.S. Air...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:21 PM
A letter urging Janet Napolitano, secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, to be directly involved in a solution to expedite northbound pedestrian traffic affected by high temperatures is expected to be signed by the Imperial County Board of...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 12:04 AM
A letter addressed to Janet Napolitano, secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, urging her involvement in expediting northbound pedestrian traffic affected by high temperatures at the downtown Calexico Port of Entry was signed by the Imperial...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:48 AM
WASHINGTON -- As officials warn of more Secret Service resignations as soon as Friday stemming from a prostitute scandal in Colombia, one of the former agents allegedly involved joked on Facebook that he checked out former vice presidential candidate...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:43 PM
The U.S. Secret Service is set to announce agent resignations amid a prostitution scandal that erupted in Colombia ahead of a visit by President Barack Obama, according to a source with knowledge of the investigation.
The resignations could occur as...
| Sep 14, 2012
WASHINGTON — Democrats on the House Homeland Security Committee and a senior Republican colleague voiced grave doubts Thursday about the viability of BioWatch, the nation's system for detecting biological attacks that has been plagued by false...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 1:01 PM
Warning of higher shipping costs for Alaskans, the state has filed a suit challenging Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's acceptance of new Environmental Protection Agency fuel standards for cargo ships and cruise ships.
Attorney General Michael...