Hurricane Hanna Hits Texas Coastline, President Trump Approves Texas Emergency Declaration & Orders Federal AssistancePresident Trump declared that an emergency exists in the State of Texas and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State and local response efforts.
In Response To Growing Coronavirus Threat, DHS Issues Restrictions On Inbound Flights To USIn response to the evolving threat of the coronavirus, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will begin enforcing restrictions for all passenger flights to the United States carrying individuals who have recently traveled from China.
Inspection Reveals 900 Migrants Crammed Into 125-Person Border Facility In El PasoInspectors found migrants held in standing-room only spaces for days and some standing on toilets.
Better Business Bureau: 1 In 4 Online Shoppers Fall Victim To Counterfeit SchemesConsumer and government agencies are cracking down on what they deem a "counterfeit" epidemic.
DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Resigning After Clashes With President Trump On ImmigrationDepartment of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is resigning, President Trump announced in a tweet Sunday.
ICE Releases 12 Babies Being Held At Detention Center In TexasICE officers have released 12 infants being held at a Texas detention center, where immigrant advocates claimed they lacked adequate food, water and medical care.
Central American Migrants Stopped At Unused Factory Before Crossing Texas BorderA caravan of some 1,600 Central American migrants is surrounded by Mexican authorities in an old factory a short distance from the Texas border, where they hope to seek asylum.
2nd Child Dies In Immigration CustodyU.S. Customs and Border Protection promised "an independent and thorough review of the circumstances."
Dallas County Leaders Boost Election ProtectionsDallas County Commissioners voted in a specially-called meeting Friday to work with a contractor of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to secure its election website.
DHS Requests 12,000 Beds To Detain FamiliesThe request seeks 2,000 beds to be up and running in the next 45 days, and the remaining space to be available on an as-needed basis, the Defense Department said in a statement.
Child Advocates Relieved Trump To Keep Families Together After Crossing Border IllegallyBetween May 5 and June 9, the Department of Homeland Security said there were 2,342 children separated from their parents along the border as part of a zero-tolerance policy.
Medical Community Warns Of Trauma To Undocumented Children Separated From Parents"It's horrible," says Dallas therapist Ashley Berges. "This is almost like a wartime experience."
2,000 Families Separated After Being Caught Crossing Border IllegallyThere is no law that requires children be separated from their parents at the border. But a legal settlement from 21 years ago forbids children from being incarcerated.
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.