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NBC News
Do voter purges discriminate against the poor and minorities?Center has 21 state partners and compares more extensive records than Crosschec
Do voter purges discriminate against the poor and minorities?
NBC News / Posted 12 hours ago
Center has 21 state partners and compares more extensive records than Crosscheck. At least 16 states also work with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to apply its immigration database, called the Systematic Alien Verification for... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Milton, WV, man sentenced for possessing child pornographychild pornography. West Virginia State Police, the West Virginia Internet Crim
Milton, WV, man sentenced for possessing child pornography
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
child pornography. West Virginia State Police, the West Virginia Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security Investigations, oversaw the investigation. In other cases: Michael... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Retired Wichita police officer pleads guilty in federal court to embezzlement, mail frauddays in April and May 2015, however there was no training on those days. Fundi
Retired Wichita police officer pleads guilty in federal court to embezzlement, mail fraud
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
days in April and May 2015, however there was no training on those days. Funding for the training came from a grant by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency to the Kansas Highway Patrol and the North Central... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Relief at last? BART may reopen restrooms closed after 9/11be locked for privacy. But since the 2001 terrorist attacks, they’ve been close
Relief at last? BART may reopen restrooms closed after 9/11
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
be locked for privacy. But since the 2001 terrorist attacks, they’ve been closed as a security risk on the advice of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. “But it sounds like a good idea,” she said. “People need to use the restroom.” In the... Read more
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Philly.com
Cleansing of voter rolls carries risks of biasCenter has 21 state partners and compares more extensive records than Crosschec
Cleansing of voter rolls carries risks of bias
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Center has 21 state partners and compares more extensive records than Crosscheck. At least 16 states also work with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to apply its immigration database, the Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements... Read more
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The Hill
Voting machines should be seen as critical democracy infrastructureconsideration of what it would mean to designate America’s voting systems as “c
Voting machines should be seen as critical democracy infrastructure
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
consideration of what it would mean to designate America’s voting systems as “critical (democracy) infrastructure.” The U.S. Department of Homeland Security cannot do this in a vacuum. They must proactively collaborate with States’ election... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Sen. Schumer calls on federal government to investigate JFK shooting scarethe shooting scare that happened at John F. Kennedy International Airport last
Sen. Schumer calls on federal government to investigate JFK shooting scare
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 3 days ago
the shooting scare that happened at John F. Kennedy International Airport last week. Schumer is specifically asking the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to open a formal investigation into the incident, according to a news release. Citing a... Read more
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CBS News
So you want to move to Canada?be shirked no matter what: U.S. citizens abroad are still required to file tax
So you want to move to Canada?
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
be shirked no matter what: U.S. citizens abroad are still required to file tax returns with the IRS. According to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security​, Canadians lead all other nationalities in illegally overstaying their visas while... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what’s... Read more
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FOX News
Authorities believe murdered Ohio family knew assaialntsGeneral Mike DeWine has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer that the FBI, U.S. Dr
Authorities believe murdered Ohio family knew assaialnts
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
General Mike DeWine has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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The Marietta Times
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, area
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
The Marietta Times / Posted 3 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, area
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, area
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 3 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, area
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 4 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Salon.com
Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what’s... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
Official: Killers of Ohio family familiar with victims, area
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, areahas also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.
AG says killers in Pike County familiar with victims, area
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
has also told the Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/2btOJXV ) that the FBI, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and U.S. Department of Homeland Security have worked with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and other agencies on what's... Read more
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Raw Story
Migrant mother, son sue US over treatment in detentionreceived in the detention centers was worse,” she told the Thomson Reuters Foun
Migrant mother, son sue US over treatment in detention
Raw Story / Posted 5 days ago
received in the detention centers was worse,” she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. The U.S. Department of Justice and U.S. Department of Homeland Security did not return calls seeking comment. U.S. Customs and Border Protection and ICE said... Read more
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Breitbart
Illegal Migrants from Terror-Linked Countries Surging at Southern Borderthe United States. Between October 2015 and May 2016, the Customs and Border P
Illegal Migrants from Terror-Linked Countries Surging at Southern Border
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
the United States. Between October 2015 and May 2016, the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency, a component of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), detained 5,350 African and Asian migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border, according... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Homeland Security says no to 'Coast Guard City' brewThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security has sunk plans for a downtown Grand Ha
Homeland Security says no to 'Coast Guard City' brew
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has sunk plans for a downtown Grand Haven brew pub’s name for a locally inspired beer. Homeland Security officials took exception to Grand Armory Brewing Co. co-founder Ben Tabor's attempt to trademark the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Lugoff Fire-Rescue gets another grant to add to its volunteer forceFire-Rescue responds to more than 1,000 calls for service yearly, not including
Lugoff Fire-Rescue gets another grant to add to its volunteer force
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
Fire-Rescue responds to more than 1,000 calls for service yearly, not including community events they attend. The grants are no-matching and are provided on behalf of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Copyright 2016 WIS. All rights reserv... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Head of Haitian orphanages, charity sue clergy abuse advocate in state courtGeilenfeld of sexually abusing children in Haiti. Story continues below advert
Head of Haitian orphanages, charity sue clergy abuse advocate in state court
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Geilenfeld of sexually abusing children in Haiti. Story continues below advertisement. A 2012 investigation by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security found no evidence of abuse, according to Geilenfeld’s attorneys. Haitian officials... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan restauranteur gets another chance to fight deportationasylum in 1992, opening a restaurant, Café Gulistan, and raising an American-bo
Michigan restauranteur gets another chance to fight deportation
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
asylum in 1992, opening a restaurant, Café Gulistan, and raising an American-born daughter. A decade later, however, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security begin seeking his deportation citing Parlak’s past ties to the Kurdistan Worker’s Party,... Read more
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Deseret News
68 pounds of meth seized in massive drug bust on I-15 in Taylorsville— Police say they foiled an expensive drug operation when they recovered 68 pou
68 pounds of meth seized in massive drug bust on I-15 in Taylorsville
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
— Police say they foiled an expensive drug operation when they recovered 68 pounds of meth while acting on a tip from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Federal authorities enlisted the help of the Unified Police Department on Tuesday,... Read more
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CNN
Chasing 'El Chapo': Prison breaks, hideaways and life on the lamJim Dinkins spent the bulk of his career trying to stop him. And the former hea
Chasing 'El Chapo': Prison breaks, hideaways and life on the lam
CNN / Posted 8 days ago
Jim Dinkins spent the bulk of his career trying to stop him. And the former head of investigations for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security says one thing comes to mind when he hears El Chapo's name: "Evil genius." "He rose up out of the... Read more
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Daily Press
Increased funding to fight human trafficking in Newport News, Hampton could be on the waygrant from U.S. Justice Department's Office of Victims and Crime, said Dede Wal
Increased funding to fight human trafficking in Newport News, Hampton could be on the way
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
grant from U.S. Justice Department's Office of Victims and Crime, said Dede Wallace, a victim assistance specialist for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Investigations who handles cases in D.C. and Virginia. "We have applied for a very... Read more
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Business Wire
Champlain College Modernizes the MBAamplifies the College’s commitment to meeting marketplace demands from its fede
Champlain College Modernizes the MBA
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
amplifies the College’s commitment to meeting marketplace demands from its federal and private sector partners, such as the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and MetLife. The new MBA program helps working professionals recognize the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Sheriff's deputy terminated following arrest by federal agentsfederal investigation is being prosecuted by the Pima County District Attorney’
Sheriff's deputy terminated following arrest by federal agents
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
federal investigation is being prosecuted by the Pima County District Attorney’s Office in Arizona and investigated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The district attorney's office declined to answer questions about the case, citing an... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US seeks Latin American help amid rise in Asian, African migrantsthan 640 migrants from countries outside the Americas who have been detained at
US seeks Latin American help amid rise in Asian, African migrants
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
than 640 migrants from countries outside the Americas who have been detained at the centre since October 2015, according to U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) documents reviewed by Reuters. The migrants often fly to Brazil, obtain fake... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. seeks Latin American help amid rise in Asian, African migrantsthan 640 migrants from countries outside the Americas who have been detained at
U.S. seeks Latin American help amid rise in Asian, African migrants
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
than 640 migrants from countries outside the Americas who have been detained at the center since October 2015, according to U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) documents reviewed by Reuters. The migrants often fly to Brazil, obtain fake... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S. seeks Latin American help amid rise in Asian, African migrantsthan 640 migrants from countries outside the Americas who have been detained at
U.S. seeks Latin American help amid rise in Asian, African migrants
Swissinfo / Posted 8 days ago
than 640 migrants from countries outside the Americas who have been detained at the centre since October 2015, according to U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) documents reviewed by Reuters. The migrants often fly to Brazil, obtain fake... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Donald Trump unveils plan to fight terrorismspecify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would
Donald Trump unveils plan to fight terrorism
KGTV San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would rely on the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Homeland Security to come up with a list of regions where our screening process is insufficient.... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 9 days ago
specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would rely on the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Homeland Security to come up with a list of regions where our screening process is... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would
Trump's New Immigration Plan Includes 'Extreme, Extreme Vetting'
KIVI Boise / Posted 9 days ago
specify which countries would on that list of blocked regions. He said he would rely on the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Homeland Security to come up with a list of regions where our screening process is... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Des Moines Fire Department awarded $1.1M grant for equipmenthas been awarded a $1.1 million federal grant to buy protective breathing gear
Des Moines Fire Department awarded $1.1M grant for equipment
KWWL Iowa / Posted 11 days ago
has been awarded a $1.1 million federal grant to buy protective breathing gear for firefighters. The grant comes from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The grant will buy new air bottles, harnesses and masks that meet or exceed current... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Des Moines Fire Department awarded $1.1M grant for equipmenthas been awarded a $1.1 million federal grant to buy protective breathing gear
Des Moines Fire Department awarded $1.1M grant for equipment
KTTC Rochester / Posted 11 days ago
has been awarded a $1.1 million federal grant to buy protective breathing gear for firefighters. The grant comes from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The grant will buy new air bottles, harnesses and masks that meet or exceed current... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Des Moines Fire Department awarded $1.1M grant for equipmenthas been awarded a $1.1 million federal grant to buy protective breathing gear
Des Moines Fire Department awarded $1.1M grant for equipment
KWWL Iowa / Posted 11 days ago
has been awarded a $1.1 million federal grant to buy protective breathing gear for firefighters. The grant comes from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The grant will buy new air bottles, harnesses and masks that meet or exceed current... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Fire department receives federal grants after citywide cutsThursday that the fire department received a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Eme
Fire department receives federal grants after citywide cuts
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday that the fire department received a Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, which allows the addition of 13 new personnel. The SAFER grants are meant to help in... Read more
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The Daily Record
Baltimore Fire Department gets $5.8M federal grantCity Fire Department will receive a $5.8 million grant to hire 40 full-time fir
Baltimore Fire Department gets $5.8M federal grant
The Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
City Fire Department will receive a $5.8 million grant to hire 40 full-time firefighters for two years. The grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security was announced in a news release by four members of Maryland's congressional delegation.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore Fire Department to get $5.8 million federal grantCity Fire Department will receive a $5.8 million grant to hire 40 full-time fir
Baltimore Fire Department to get $5.8 million federal grant
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
City Fire Department will receive a $5.8 million grant to hire 40 full-time firefighters for two years. The grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security was announced in a news release by four members of Maryland's congressional... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Relief at last? BART may reopen restrooms closed after 9/11be locked for privacy. But since the 2001 terrorist attacks, they’ve been close
Relief at last? BART may reopen restrooms closed after 9/11
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
be locked for privacy. But since the 2001 terrorist attacks, they’ve been closed as a security risk on the advice of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. “But it sounds like a good idea,” she said. “People need to use the restroom.” In the... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Grant Will Bring 13 New Firefighters to Des Moines Fire Departmentlearned Wednesday it was awarded a federal Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emerg
Grant Will Bring 13 New Firefighters to Des Moines Fire Department
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 13 days ago
learned Wednesday it was awarded a federal Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The grant, worth $2.5 billion, will fund the hiring, salaries and benefits of 13... Read more
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The Columbian
Beck ordered to disclose source in Boston caseinjured in the 2013 deadly bombing. Saris said the conservative commentator mu
Beck ordered to disclose source in Boston case
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
injured in the 2013 deadly bombing. Saris said the conservative commentator must disclose the identities of at least two U.S. Department of Homeland Security employees who allegedly gave Beck’s associates information supporting Beck’s claim that... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Passaic to hire firefighters with $1.1M federal grantPASSAIC — The city is expected to hire six firefighters with a $1.1 million fed
Passaic to hire firefighters with $1.1M federal grant
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 14 days ago
PASSAIC — The city is expected to hire six firefighters with a $1.1 million federal grant provided by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Funding for the new hires comes through the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response grant,... Read more
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