By Mark Flatten | 11/06/13 05:15 AM
Dozens of Department of Homeland Security employees spend at least half of their time working for labor unions instead of taxpayers while still drawing full salaries, according to a new data obtained by the Washington Examiner.
By Eileen Sullivan | 11/05/13 10:27 AM
When the White House called some of the nation's major law enforcement associations with a heads-up that the president would tap Jeh Johnson to run the Homeland Security Department, the response on the other end of the line was brief: Who?
11/04/13 10:18 AM
The Homeland Security Department is conducting a sweeping review of overtime use by its employees amid allegations of widespread abuses that cost taxpayers millions of dollars annually. The review comes in response to charges by a government watchdog agency that Customs and Border Protection...
By Joseph Lawler | 11/03/13 10:36 AM
There's no clear way to stop shooters like the one that killed a TSA agent at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul said Sunday morning. The Texas Republican told Candy Crowley on CNN's "State of the Union" that authorities in...
By Tim Mak | 10/31/13 02:58 PM
Senators expressed frustration Thursday with the process used to grant security clearances to federal workers following the Edward Snowden leaks and Aaron Alexis' killing rampage at the Washington Navy Yard. Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., said that federal officials needed to regularly access...
By Susan Crabtree | 10/30/13 05:23 PM
National Security Agency Director Gen. Keith Alexander on Wednesday said reports detailing American spying in Europe were exaggerated, accusing the press of publishing false reports to help sell papers. Alexander made the remarks during a freewheeling question-and-answer session at a...
By Associated Press | 10/29/13 06:28 PM
BOSTON — Sports championships aren't rare in Boston anymore, and security officials are drawing on what went right — and wrong — during recent victory celebrations as the Red Sox look to claim another title. The Red Sox return to Fenway Park on Wednesday needing one win in the next two...
By Tim Mak | 10/29/13 04:16 PM
A designer from small-town Minnesota is suing the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security for objecting to his satirical renderings of their logos.
10/28/13 08:22 PM
(www.latimes.com) An Iranian-born Montreal man faces three criminal charges in an alleged attempt to board a Los Angeles-bound plane with bomb-making components in his carry-on luggage, Canadian media reported Monday.
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