- Homeland Security reissues immigrant asylum rules Updated: Apr-18-14 5:27 pm
- In '1971,' an analog precursor to NSA, Snowden Updated: Apr-18-14 10:50 am
- Kenya sends 91 Somalis to Mogadishu amid crackdown Updated: Apr-17-14 11:52 am
- Little government response to bombing a year later Updated: Apr-17-14 3:11 am
- NYC police rolling back some counterterror efforts Updated: Apr-16-14 4:30 pm
- Appeals court upholds Snowden email firm contempt Updated: Apr-16-14 3:54 pm
- New Zealand, Australian men killed in Yemen strike Updated: Apr-16-14 1:40 am
- Boston Globe wins Pulitzer for bombing coverage Updated: Apr-15-14 6:44 am
- NY lawmaker calls Pulitzer decision 'disgraceful' Updated: Apr-14-14 6:05 pm
- Snowden says Pulitzer Prize is a 'vindication' Updated: Apr-14-14 6:05 pm
- Ex-Homeland Security official accused in W.Va. Updated: Apr-14-14 2:47 pm
- NSC backs disclosing software vulnerabilities Updated: Apr-12-14 8:28 pm
- Ohio Homeland Security unveils phone safety app Updated: Apr-12-14 4:05 am
- Leaked findings paint pattern of CIA deception Updated: Apr-11-14 7:33 pm
- 2 reporters who probed NSA surveillance back in US Updated: Apr-11-14 4:45 pm
- Mercyhurst U in Erie names program after Tom Ridge Updated: Apr-11-14 3:16 pm
- Webster school's security system nears completion Updated: Apr-11-14 10:25 am
- Homeland Security secretary to speak at Morehouse Updated: Apr-11-14 4:19 am
- Report: No missed opportunities in Boston attack Updated: Apr-11-14 4:16 am
- Ex-NSA exec says spy programs violate Constitution Updated: Apr-10-14 4:31 pm
- Call of cyber duty: Military academies take on NSA Updated: Apr-10-14 11:58 am
- Anti-censorship awards go to White House, feds Updated: Apr-09-14 2:28 pm
- Head of German NSA inquiry quits over Snowden row Updated: Apr-09-14 6:43 am
- Bill Clinton discusses privacy, national security Updated: Apr-08-14 5:46 pm
- Bill Clinton discusses privacy, national security Updated: Apr-08-14 5:34 pm
WASHINGTON - The Homeland Security Department has reissued asylum rules to immigration officials amid concerns that they are misinterpreting how to decide which immigrants get to see a judge for asylum claims.
NEW YORK - A trove of government documents reveals widespread domestic surveillance of Americans. Leaked revelations hit the front pages of newspapers. A powerful governmental agency is brought under scrutiny.
NAIROBI, Kenya - If you have a beard or wear loose-fitting clothing associated with Muslims, you will be targeted, says Omar bin Omar as police carried out a security sweep of Somali neighborhoods amid alleged police abuses.
BOSTON - A year after homemade bombs ripped through the Boston Marathon, state and federal officials have enacted virtually no policy changes in response to the attack, a dramatic departure from previous acts of terrorism that prompted waves of government action.
NEW YORK - The New York Police Department's disbanding of a unit that spied on Muslim neighborhoods could be just the first step in a dismantling of some of the intelligence-gathering machinery it set up after 9/11.
RICHMOND, Virginia - A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a contempt of court citation against an email service provider used by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Despite having little history of domestic terrorism, New Zealand and Australia were drawn into the global debate on drone strikes Wednesday after confirming that a citizen from each country was killed in Yemen last year.
NEW YORK - An award that usually is met with cheers and jubilation instead came with a moment of silence, as The Boston Globe won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for its "exhaustive and empathetic" coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing and the manhunt that followed.
MINEOLA, New York - The head of the House Homeland Security subcommittee on counterterrorism and intelligence calls the decision to award a Pulitzer Prize in the NSA leaking case "disgraceful."
NEW YORK - National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says giving the Pulitzer Prize in public service to those who reported on the U.S. government's sweeping surveillance efforts is "vindication."
MARTINSBURG, West Virginia - A Virginia man who is a former director of a Homeland Security division has been indicted on charges he used his government-issued credit card to obtain more than $100,000 in cash advances at the Hollywood Casino in Charles Town.
WASHINGTON - Disclosing vulnerabilities in commercial and open source software is in the national interest and shouldn't be withheld from the public unless there is a clear national security or law enforcement need, President Barack Obama's National Security Council said Saturday.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohioans can now report suspicious activity to the state's Homeland Security agency with a new app that can be downloaded on mobile devices.
WASHINGTON - A controversial torture report by the Senate Intelligence Committee paints a pattern of CIA deception about the effectiveness of waterboarding and other brutal interrogation methods used on terror suspects after the Sept. 11 attacks, according to leaked findings. The committee said it will ask the Justice Department to investigate how the material was published.
NEW YORK - Two reporters central to revealing the massive U.S. government surveillance effort returned to the United States on Friday for the first time since the story broke and used the occasion to praise their exiled source: Edward Snowden.
ERIE, Pennsylvania - Mercyhurst University is naming its intelligence studies program after Tom Ridge, the former Pennsylvania governor and U.S. homeland security secretary.
MINDEN, Louisiana - If there ever will be a violent threat to a Webster Parish school, officials are better prepared to eliminate it.
ATLANTA - U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson is scheduled to address the graduating class at Morehouse College next month.
WASHINGTON - A review of how the government's intelligence agencies handled information they had before the Boston Marathon bombings last year concluded that it was impossible to know whether anything could have been done differently to prevent the attack.
SALT LAKE CITY - The National Security Agency's sweeping secret surveillance programs are violating Americans' constitutional rights, and a new warehouse in Utah is a symbol of the agency's unbridled power and extraordinary secrecy, a former agency executive said Thursday in Utah.
WEST POINT, New York - If Douglas MacArthur or Ulysses S. Grant went to the U.S. Military Academy today, they might be testing their defensive skills hunched in front of a computer screen.
RICHMOND, Virginia - The White House and the federal government have won the dubious honor of a "Jefferson Muzzle" for snooping on the news media and limiting access.
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Former President Bill Clinton described Edward Snowden as "sort of an imperfect messenger," who has raised questions about whether the nation can use technology to protect national security without destroying liberty and right to privacy.