- Federal agent and Vermont trooper recognized for saving man Updated: May-15-15 4:06 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - A Vermont-based investigator for the Department of Homeland Security and a Vermont State Police trooper are being recognized for saving a man from a car explosion.
- Ky. Homeland Security Office accepting grant applications Updated: May-14-15 4:05 am
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Kentucky's Homeland Security Office is accepting applications for grants that can be used to purchase such things as first-responder equipment.
- Colleges move to expand services for immigrant students Updated: May-06-15 6:01 pm
DAVIS, California - Miguel Davila had reasons to be skeptical when the University of California, Davis dedicated a bright, clearly marked space on campus for students who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children.
- Secretary of Homeland Security to deliver Landon Lecture Updated: May-04-15 8:28 am
MANHATTAN, Kansas - The secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, will deliver a Landon Lecture on May 27 at Kansas State University.
- House panel targets 'glaring management failures' at EPA Updated: Apr-30-15 4:21 pm
WASHINGTON - The chairman of the House Oversight Committee blasted the Environmental Protection Agency Thursday for what he called "glaring management failures" that included promoting a senior employee even though he had been accused of sexual harassment and allowing three other employees to continue working at the agency despite admitting they watched pornography on the job.
- DHS No. 2 regrets perception of favoritism in visa cases Updated: Apr-30-15 3:20 pm
WASHINGTON - Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas steadfastly defended his work on three foreign-investor visa cases while testifying before a House committee Thursday, following allegations that he used his post to help well-connected Democrats.
- Obama lives up to pledge to slow immigrant deportations Updated: Apr-29-15 8:00 pm
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama has failed to live up to a campaign promise to push through immigration legislation, but he has met a postelection pledge to slow deportations with or without approval from Congress.
- As contributions fall, House GOP rebels blame party leaders Updated: Apr-25-15 8:27 am
WASHINGTON - As he began his first re-election run in early 2013, tea party Rep. Thomas Massie had no trouble raising money from business interests.