White House To Push Merit-Based Immigration In New Campaign The White House is embarking on a major campaign to turn public opinion against the nation's largely family-based immigration system ahead of an all-out push next year to move toward a more merit-based structure.
TSA Screenings Fail To Spot Weapons Most Of The TimeAn undercover operation has revealed that Transportation Security Administration screenings at airports fail for the most part.
President Trump Nominates Deputy Chief Of Staff To Lead DHSPresident Donald Trump will nominate his deputy White House chief of staff, Kirstjen Nielsen, as his next secretary of Homeland Security. That's according to information which came from the White House Wednesday.
Admin Revokes Blocked Program To Protect Immigrant ParentsAn Obama-era immigration program intended to protect parents of U.S. citizens and legal residents from deportation has been formally cancelled.
Human Trafficking Operation Busted In Denton CountyEight women were arrested for prostitution, two men for compelling prostitution and one man for prostitution and drug possession with intent to deliver.
Report: Homeland Security Fields 1,000 Sex Abuse ComplaintsAn advocacy group said Tuesday that the Department of Homeland Security's internal watchdog fielded more than 1,000 complaints of sexual assault or sexual abuse from people in custody in a little more than two years.
Dallas, Austin Mayors Call On Feds To Define 'Sanctuary City' LabelTwo mayors who met with Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly say they want DHS to clearly define the term "sanctuary city."
'Refugees Welcome' Banner Unfurled At Statue Of LibertyThe National Park Service is trying to figure out who unfurled a giant banner at the Statue of Liberty saying "Refugees Welcome."
Trump Signs Executive Orders On Border Security & ImmigrationPresident Donald Trump is signing two executive orders in keeping with campaign promises to boost border security and crack down on immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.
Iraqi Refugee In Texas Pleads Guilty To Trying To Help Islamic State An Iraqi refugee who authorities say wanted to set off bombs at two Texas malls pleaded guilty Monday to trying to help the Islamic State group.
Visa Overstays Get Little Attention In Border Security DebateHomeland Security says 527,127 people who were supposed to leave the country in 2015 overstayed, more than the population of Atlanta. And that was only those who entered by plane or ship, not on land.
Texas, Feds At Odds Over RefugeesTexas is warning the federal government it may withdraw from the Refugee Resettlement Program.