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Thu, 2017-01-26 12:21 PM

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(UPDATE 12:55 PM, Mexico's President has announced, via Twitter, the cancellation of next week's meeting, but adds Mexico is still willing to work with the U.S. on issues where agreements can favor...
Wed, 2017-01-25 07:21 AM

Kelly

WASHINGTON Jan. 20, 2017 The following statement was issued by Dan Stein, president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), in response to the Senate vote confirming retired General...
Fri, 2017-01-20 02:37 PM
By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsDonald John Trump, a New York real estate developer and businessman, took the oath of office Friday afternoon and officially became the 45th...
Wed, 2017-01-18 01:41 AM
WASHINGTON, DC Jan. 16, 2017 Effective January 17, 2017, new immigration regulations will provide benefits to many high-skilled workers who are already in the long queue for employment-based...
Thu, 2017-01-12 01:28 PM
By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsIn his first press conference since winning the election, President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday reaffirmed his commitment to building a wall...
Wed, 2017-01-04 05:46 AM

McAleenan

WASHINGTON Dec. 21, 2016 The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) announced today a $162,302 award to Tamr to build additional capability into U.S....
Tue, 2017-01-03 05:24 AM

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By Steve BittenbenderEditor, Government Security NewsThe final day of the 2016-17 holiday travel season hit a snag as the computer system responsible for processing international travelers entering...
Wed, 2016-12-28 04:10 AM
By Michele Waslin, American Immigration CouncilWith all the focus on what to expect at the national level on immigration under President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, it’s easy to overlook the...
Wed, 2016-12-28 03:37 AM
DETROIT Dec. 22, 2016 Officers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 74 individuals during a two-state operation that concluded Dec....
Wed, 2016-12-21 10:15 AM
By Michele Waslin, American Immigration Council
Wed, 2016-12-14 08:05 AM

Gillibrand

Dec. 10, 2016 U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand, and U.S. Representative Elise Stefanik today announced legislation that would enable the pre-clearance program that more easily...
Thu, 2016-12-08 06:30 PM
WASHINGTON Dec. 2, 2016 According to recent media reports in Dakar, Senegal, a French National who was apprehended for acts of armed robbery and wanted by Interpol, was intercepted and detected...

Commentary and Opinions

National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) President and CEO Dan Berger renewed the association’s push for national data security and breach notification standards for retailers amid news of a possible data breach at Chick-fil-A chain restaurants.
The law firm representing ten families -- nine of whom lost family members in the Sandy Hook shooting, along with a teacher who was shot multiple times but survived -- has said they have initiated a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, and seller of the Bushmaster AR-15 rifle used in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012. The lawsuit alleges negligence and wrongful death.
Using data from 4,000 U.S. armed services personnel, a forensic anatomist has found that people are more easily and accurately identified by their body measurements than their facial features -- even through clothing.Teghan Lucas, University of Adelaide PhD student, says that “body recognition,” using just eight measurements, can reduce the chance of finding someone with duplicate measurements to one in a quintillion.
With more than 10 million purported attempts to break into Pentagon systems and servers each day, it was not surprising when the White House confirmed that individuals thought to be working for the Russian government attempted to hack its servers.
The head of the nation’s largest veterans service organization today questioned the wisdom of the White House putting “politics above national security” if it carries through with its plan to give amnesty to as many as 5 million illegal immigrants through an executive order.
 

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Lehi, UT, January 5 - Converus, Utah technology start-up, says its new lie detection technology called "EyeDetect" is what the U.S. government needs to screen Syrian...

Westford, MA, December 10 – Tyco Security Products introduces the new Illustra Pro 2 megapixel 30x PTZ camera, offering a powerful 30x optical z...

San Diego – CohuHD Costar is proud to introduce the first in the RISE series of high-performance video cameras - the RISE 4260HD PTZ camera.  Designed and built using the l...

HySecurity’s HydraWedge SM50 and StrongArm M30 made a huge splash among the 30,000 ASIS security show attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center in September. ...

Greenville, RI and Uden, The Netherlands, October 27 - Videology announces a new CCD based camera board with 960 horizontal pixels, model 2XK17X.  Alrea...

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