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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Feds accused of improperly detaining pregnant immigrantsHOUSTON (AP) - Immigrants' rights advocates have filed a complaint with the U.S
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 4 minutes ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Immigrants' rights advocates have filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security about what they say is the inhumane treatment of pregnant women being held in custody. The American Civil Liberties Union and other... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Feds accused of improperly detaining pregnant immigrantsHOUSTON (AP) - Immigrants' rights advocates have filed a complaint with the U.S
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 minutes ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Immigrants' rights advocates have filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security about what they say is the inhumane treatment of pregnant women being held in custody. The American Civil Liberties Union and other... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Feds accused of improperly detaining pregnant immigrantsHOUSTON (AP) - Immigrants' rights advocates have filed a complaint with the U.S
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 minutes ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Immigrants' rights advocates have filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security about what they say is the inhumane treatment of pregnant women being held in custody. The American Civil Liberties Union and other... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Homeland Security now says Wisconsin elections not targetedMADISON — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security reversed course Tuesday and
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 8 minutes ago
MADISON — The U.S. Department of Homeland Security reversed course Tuesday and told Wisconsin officials that the Russian government did not scan the state’s voter registration system. Homeland Security told state elections officials on Friday that... Read more
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The Columbian
Trump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aidto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
The Columbian / Posted 8 minutes ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Homeland Security now says Wisconsin elections not targetedMADISON, Wis. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security reversed course T
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 minutes ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security reversed course Tuesday and told Wisconsin officials that the Russian government did not scan the state's voter registration system. Homeland Security told state elections officials on... Read more
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CNET
Homeland Security plans to collect immigrants’ social media infoArriens, NurPhoto via Getty Images Every US immigrant's social media history i
CNET / Posted 14 minutes ago
Arriens, NurPhoto via Getty Images Every US immigrant's social media history is up for grabs starting Oct. 18. The Department of Homeland Security quietly introduced a new regulation last week that would allow the agency to collect data... Read more
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Reuters
Equifax CEO departs, forgoes bonus after massive data breachAmericans whose data was compromised. “A failure of this magnitude must have c
Reuters / Posted 25 minutes ago
Americans whose data was compromised. “A failure of this magnitude must have consequences,” said Paul Rosenzweig, a former Department of Homeland Security official who advises companies on cyber security. “If the Equifax CEO had retained his job,... Read more
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Reuters
Trump expected to set U.S. refugee cap at 45,000of Congress about the number of refugee admissions before the start of each fis
Reuters / Posted 25 minutes ago
of Congress about the number of refugee admissions before the start of each fiscal year, on Oct. 1. A spokesman for the Department of Homeland Security declined to comment ahead of Trump’s final decision on the cap. The State Department did not... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Homeland Security now says Wisconsin elections not targetedThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security reversed course Tuesday and told Wisco
Dayton Daily News / Posted 38 minutes ago
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security reversed course Tuesday and told Wisconsin officials that the Russian government did not scan the state's voter registration system. Homeland Security told state elections officials on Friday that Wisconsin... Read more
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The Economic Times
Donald Trump tweets about Puerto Rico's 'deep trouble', as feds rush aidcontinue to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported betwee
The Economic Times / Posted 44 minutes ago
continue to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between US ports be carried on US-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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Mashable
The U.S. wants the social media data of every immigrantyou're an immigrant in the United States, the government wants to know what you
Mashable / Posted 44 minutes ago
you're an immigrant in the United States, the government wants to know what you do online. Starting on Oct. 18, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) plans to collect social and internet search data on U.S. immigrants, including... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump To Adopt Draconian Refugee Cap, Admit Fewest Refugees In Decadesof the president’s immigration policies, had argued for a far smaller number, b
Zero Hedge / Posted 56 minutes ago
of the president’s immigration policies, had argued for a far smaller number, but was overruled. Officials at the Department of Homeland Security recommended a slightly higher quota, arguing that it would give the US leverage to encourage... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Trump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aidto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Homeland Security officials say state elections not targetedMADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security now says that th
WAOW Wausau / Posted an hour ago
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security now says that the Russian government scanned a Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development database, not the state voter registration system as the state was originally told on... Read more
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Breitbart
Trump Admin Plans Crackdown on Illegal Alien Parentsthe U.S.-Mexico Border will soon be targeted for priority deportation, accordin
Breitbart / Posted an hour ago
the U.S.-Mexico Border will soon be targeted for priority deportation, according to sources who are familiar with a new Department of Homeland Security (DHS) effort. In a report, the New York Times reveals that new initiatives at Immigration... Read more
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The Hill
Dem election task force to hear from Obama Homeland Security chiefelection security task force announced that it will host a public forum on Thur
The Hill / Posted an hour ago
election security task force announced that it will host a public forum on Thursday featuring Jeh Johnson, who led the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) under the Obama administration. News of the forum comes days after the DHS notified... Read more
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Boston Herald
Trump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aidto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
Boston Herald / Posted an hour ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Unmanned : Singer v Newton!, AUVSI Comments, UAS Football Cams(MSU) and Louisiana State University (LSU) last week. The MSU Raspet Flight Res
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 hours ago
(MSU) and Louisiana State University (LSU) last week. The MSU Raspet Flight Research Laboratory, which leads FAA and Department of Homeland Security UAS research, led this mission, only the second of its kind to receive FAA approval. All this... Read more
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Boston Globe
Foreign worker shortages extend into shoulder seasonearlier than ever before. When business owners protested, saying their hotels a
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
earlier than ever before. When business owners protested, saying their hotels and restaurants were suffering, the Department of Homeland Security lifted the cap in July — halfway through the season — releasing an additional 15,000 visas... Read more
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Breitbart
Roy Moore Blasts Congress: Failed to ‘Stand Up and Impeach’ Janet Napolitano over DACAThey’re supposed to take action on this. But they didn’t.” Moore went on to na
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
They’re supposed to take action on this. But they didn’t.” Moore went on to nail Congress for refusing to impeach then-Department of Homeland Security Director Janet Napolitano, who created DACA with the help of former President Obama, giving... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump says he'll visit Puerto Rico, maybe Virgin Islandsto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
State security head assures election data safeDavid Cagigal told the Wisconsin Elections Commission that "Our systems were pr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
David Cagigal told the Wisconsin Elections Commission that "Our systems were protected and we had no incidences." The U.S. Department of Homeland Security informed Wisconsin on Friday that it was one of 21 states targeted by Russian hackers.... Read more
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The Hill
Civil rights groups slam ICE over detentions of pregnant womenCivil rights groups on Tuesday filed a complaint with the Department of Homelan
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
Civil rights groups on Tuesday filed a complaint with the Department of Homeland Security, demanding a review of allegations by pregnant women who were detained by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE). “The policy violations and inhumane... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
County officials not concerned following state voter registration systems being targeted for hackingstate voter registration systems were targets of hacking during the 2016 electi
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
state voter registration systems were targets of hacking during the 2016 election. According to The Associated Press, The Department of Homeland Security has confirmed that 21 state systems were targets including Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumthat the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asyl
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
that the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asylum proceedings earlier this year. U.S. Department of Homeland Security attorneys opposed Yee's asylum bid. The teen's online posts mocking and criticizing the... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Wisconsin elections head apologizes over hackWis. (AP) -- The chairman of the Wisconsin Elections Commission said the delay
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 2 hours ago
Wis. (AP) -- The chairman of the Wisconsin Elections Commission said the delay in the state being notified by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security about an attempted security breach by Russians was "not acceptable." Commission chairman... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumthat the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asyl
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 hours ago
that the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asylum proceedings earlier this year. U.S. Department of Homeland Security attorneys opposed Yee's asylum bid. The teen's online posts mocking and criticizing the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumthat the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asyl
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
that the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asylum proceedings earlier this year. U.S. Department of Homeland Security attorneys opposed Yee's asylum bid. The teen's online posts mocking and criticizing the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumthat the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asyl
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 hours ago
that the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asylum proceedings earlier this year. U.S. Department of Homeland Security attorneys opposed Yee's asylum bid. The teen's online posts mocking and criticizing the... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Trump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aidto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 hours ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Unmanned : Singer v Newton!, AUVSI Comments, UAS Football Cams(MSU) and Louisiana State University (LSU) last week. The MSU Raspet Flight Res
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 hours ago
(MSU) and Louisiana State University (LSU) last week. The MSU Raspet Flight Research Laboratory, which leads FAA and Department of Homeland Security UAS research, led this mission, only the second of its kind to receive FAA approval. All this... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumthat the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asyl
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 hours ago
that the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asylum proceedings earlier this year. U.S. Department of Homeland Security attorneys opposed Yee's asylum bid. The teen's online posts mocking and criticizing the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumin a Singapore jail. He was first detained by U.S. immigration authorities in D
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 hours ago
in a Singapore jail. He was first detained by U.S. immigration authorities in December at O'Hare International Airport. Department of Homeland Security attorneys had opposed the asylum bid, saying Yee's case didn't qualify as persecution based... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Appeals court: Singapore blogger should be granted US asylumthat the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asyl
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 hours ago
that the Chicago judge correctly relied on expert and witness testimony in asylum proceedings earlier this year. U.S. Department of Homeland Security attorneys opposed Yee's asylum bid. The teen's online posts mocking and criticizing the... Read more
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The Hill
Justice Dept cracks down on disaster fraudin affected areas, according to the Justice Department statement, have already
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
in affected areas, according to the Justice Department statement, have already established disaster fraud task forces. The Department of Homeland Security warned individuals last month of the potential for “malicious cyber activity” by criminals... Read more
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NJ.com
7 big things you need to know about Trump's new travel bana significant terrorist presence within their territory." Trump said he acted
NJ.com / Posted 3 hours ago
a significant terrorist presence within their territory." Trump said he acted in response to recommendations from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Making America Safe is my number one priority. We will not admit those into our country we... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Feds rush aid to Puerto Rico as Trump tweets about its debt, ‘broken’ infrastructureto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 hours ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Puerto Rico governor: 'We still need some more help' from WashingtonUSS Oak Hill and manned by personnel from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
USS Oak Hill and manned by personnel from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit. The U.S. Coast Guard, which is part of the Department of Homeland Security, is also operating nine vessels off Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Several urban... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
`This Is Chaos': Sweltering Puerto Rico Day 6 Without PowerU.S.-flagged vessels to deliver commodities, “the limitation is going to be por
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 hours ago
U.S.-flagged vessels to deliver commodities, “the limitation is going to be port capacity to offload and transit,” the Department of Homeland Security said by email Monday. Over the weekend some ports had reopened with restrictions. U.S.... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Human trafficking in Iowaoften takes people by surprise to learn that human trafficking is a very real p
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
often takes people by surprise to learn that human trafficking is a very real problem right here in Iowa. Whereas the Department of Homeland Security reports that millions of victims are trafficked throughout the world for sexual exploitation,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Maria’s toll in Puerto Rico hits home for House budget chiefdescribed Puerto Rico as “absolutely obliterated,” sent Federal Emergency Manag
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 hours ago
described Puerto Rico as “absolutely obliterated,” sent Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long and Department of Homeland Security adviser Tom Bossert to Puerto Rico, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said. She said,... Read more
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The Hill
DHS planning to collect social media info on all immigrantsThe Department of Homeland Security has moved to collect social media informati
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
The Department of Homeland Security has moved to collect social media information on all immigrants, including permanent residents and naturalized citizens. A new rule published in the Federal Register last week calls to include "social media... Read more
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News 8000
Wisconsin election leaders to discuss bolstering securitysecurity at a Tuesday meeting. The commission had already formed a team to cre
News 8000 / Posted 5 hours ago
security at a Tuesday meeting. The commission had already formed a team to create a new security plan before the U.S. Department of Homeland Security told the state on Monday it was one of 21 targeted by "Russian government cyber actors." The... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Trump responds to crisis in Puerto Rico, says island ‘is in deep trouble’to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 6 hours ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
`This Is Chaos': Sweltering Puerto Rico Day 6 Without Power (1)U.S.-flagged vessels to deliver commodities, “the limitation is going to be por
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
U.S.-flagged vessels to deliver commodities, “the limitation is going to be port capacity to offload and transit,” the Department of Homeland Security said by email Monday. Over the weekend some ports had reopened with restrictions. U.S.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aidto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 hours ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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Connecticut Post
`This Is Chaos': Sweltering Puerto Rico Day 6 Without Power (1)U.S.-flagged vessels to deliver commodities, “the limitation is going to be por
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
U.S.-flagged vessels to deliver commodities, “the limitation is going to be port capacity to offload and transit,” the Department of Homeland Security said by email Monday. Over the weekend some ports had reopened with restrictions. U.S.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Feds rush aid to Puerto Rico, while Trump tweets about debtto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 hours ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Trump tweets about Puerto Rico problems, as feds rush aidto enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. po
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 hours ago
to enforce the Jones Act, which requires that goods transported between U.S. ports be carried on U.S.-flagged ships. Department of Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said the agency had concluded there were already enough US-flagged... Read more
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