Topic: U.S. Department of Homeland Security
After touching the outer banks of North Carolina, the storm bypassed much of America's East Coast, dumping rain in Massachusetts before making landfall in Nova Scotia Saturday morning.
09/04/2010 03:37 pm
The number of illegal immigrants in the US has declined by about 1 million since the start of the recession. A new study looks at the trend state by state. Here are the top five.
09/02/2010 08:16 pm
Oil rig explosion was west of the site of the April explosion that caused the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The oil rig explosion was reported by a commercial helicopter flying over the area Thursday morning. All 13 people aboard the oil rig have been accounted for.
09/02/2010 12:45 pm
Lawyers for Gov. Jan Brewer have filed a legal brief to a federal appeals court. They are seeking to have the injunction against key parts of the Arizona immigration law, SB 1070, lifted.
08/27/2010 07:30 pm
President Obama signed a $600 million border security bill Friday that pays for 1,000 new Border Patrol agents. Will it give him enough political capital for immigration reform?
08/13/2010 07:41 pm
Fingerprint-sharing program aimed to deport of the 'worst of the worst' criminal immigrants, but about a quarter of those deported did not have criminal records.
08/10/2010 03:11 pm
In the event of a nuclear attack, US nuclear scientists would have a hard time tracking down the source and characteristics of the nuclear material, a panel of experts found.
07/30/2010 07:32 pm
Allowing all illegal immigrants 'safe passage' out of the country is one proposed solution to the tangle of problems presented by federal immigration reform and the Arizona immigration law.
07/28/2010 07:32 pm
A NASA task force says the space agency should make protecting the planet a strategic goal.
07/27/2010 07:07 pm
Recent arrests of Muslim men in terrorism plots lead some adherents to ask if they need to approach risks of homegrown jihadists with more urgency.
07/07/2010 02:34 pm