Driver's Licenses

Why does 'The Queen' not have a passport?

Among many privileges she enjoys, Queen Elizabeth II does not need a British passport to travel. Merriam-Webster defines a Passport as ‘<i>a formal</i> …

Royal Family

Trump’s Decision Means She Has To Start “All Over Again”

The town of Bells, Tenn.Yalonda M. James<p>Last month, I wrote about how people of color in my rural Tennessee hometown are faring amid a political …

Liberal View

Philadelphia Reveals Noncitizens Registered To Vote As Evidence of National Voter Fraud Grows

"This is a real concern."

Conservative View

Experian allows users to undo a credit freeze just by knowing a handful of breachable facts

Experian's online PIN-recovery system could let attackers undo a credit freeze just by figuring a few easy facts. In the weeks following the Equifax breach, consumers have been told to freeze their credit, thereby blocking possible attackers from opening new lines of credit under their names. It …

Identity Theft

DACA Recipient Writes Open Letter To America In Powerful Facebook Post

" I didn't ask to be an undocumented person."<p>Earlier this month, Attorney General Jeff Sessions formally announced the current administration's plan …

Good News

She's Planning for College. But She'll Miss President Trump's Deadline to Avoid Deportation

Like many high school seniors, Indira Marquez Robles thinks a lot about her future. She knows what college she wants to go to (Bryn Mawr) and what …

Immigration

So, The Equifax Hack Actually Started Back In March

Two weeks ago, credit agency Equifax announced an unprecedented breach of consumer personal data where records for 143 million customers in the …

Consumer News

Cops chased the thief of a 20-ton bulldozer. Then he crushed a squad car, video shows

It was a slow-speed chase, but what it lacked in quickness it made up for in size.<p>An off-duty cop was the first person to spot the stolen yellow …

Policing

Teen Steals Bulldozer, Crushes Police Car In Bizarre Chase

| By<p>|<p>ShareRedditPinTweetPlus<p>An 18-year old from Illinois took police on a bizarre chase after allegedly stealing a bulldozer from a construction site …

Policing

Q&A: "DACA Was a Life Changer. We No Longer Live in the Shadows."

<i>Cesar Octavio Espinosa was just six years old when he flew to the United States from Mexico City on a tourist visa. His first memory is his</i> …

Immigration

State should immediately identify immigrants improperly registered to vote

The woman fled Togo, a West African nation, was granted political asylum in the U.S. in 2005 and then granted Lawful Permanent Residency status three …

Philadelphia

A Teen Allegedly Stole a Bulldozer and Crushed a Cop Car Like a Beer Can

At about 3:15 AM on a Thursday morning last month, an off-duty cop in suburban Illinois came across a bizarre sight: a 20-ton bulldozer, spinning around in the middle of an intersection. He called for backup, kicking off a destructive, four-mile chase that totaled a squad car—all allegedly at the …

Policing

Staying Safe After the Equifax Data Breach | Investopedia

Identity theft seems like something that happens to other people, but following the Equifax breach we all need to give this some extra attention to …

Identity Theft

Washington State offers free tickets to those impacted by school shooting

An annual laughingstock around the college football world in recent years, the Washington State football program in Pullman is currently on the …

College Football

Philadelphia finds hundreds of illegal voters

Dozens of people who are not U.S. citizens were allowed to register to vote due to a glitch in Pennsylvania's electronic driver's license system, a Philadelphia election official said Wednesday.<p>Al Schmidt, a Republican who sits on Philadelphia's three-member election commission, told reporters that …

Elections

19 Less-Obvious Wedding Costs to Bake Into Your Budget

When you hear wedding bells, you often see dollar signs. But there are additional costs to consider besides basic ones like the venue, dress, …

Weddings

Equifax: Hackers hit company five months before stealing 143 million customer details

Credit check firm Equifax reportedly discovered hackers had breached its systems months before stealing the personal information of 143 million customers.<p>The company, which has kept a low profile since it announced the hack earlier this month, was targeted by the same cyber criminals five months …

Identity Theft

A Credit Freeze Won't Help With All Equifax Breach Threats

If you've placed a security freeze on your credit reports at Equifax, Experian, TransUnion, and Innovis, that will help prevent fraudsters from …

Identity Theft

Can People Access Your Driver's License in an Online Database?

Now, here's a home page that would seem to confirm everyone's worst fears about the Internet! Billed as the website of the "National Motor Vehicle …

Identity Theft

City Of Ferguson's Dropped Charges 'Just Another Step' Amid 'Systemic Failure'

Support the news<p><i>Editor's note: Language featured in this piece may be considered offensive to some.</i><p>With the police shooting of Michael Brown in 2014, …

Policing

New law lets Texas drivers help tackle the state's rape kit testing backlog

State Rep. Victoria Neave agrees that everyday Texans shouldn't have to pass around a figurative hat to help rape victims get justice; footing the …

Texas Department of Public Safety

Kafka Goes to the DMV

The word Kafkaesque is used loosely these days, but here’s a true story that deserves the adjective. It’s about a 40-year-old woman—my daughter—who applied for a New York driver’s license. The process began in June. Three months later, she still has no license, owing to conflicting bureaucratic …

Opinion

We Hear You: Electing to Investigate Voter Fraud

<i>Editor’s note: Our coverage of the voter fraud issue, much of it by Fred Lucas, spurs a strong turnout among The Daily Signal’s audience. Today we</i> …

Conservative View

Kobach and Windmills

"'Vote early and vote often,' the advice openly displayed on the election banners in one of our northern cities."— William Porcher Miles, 1858, …

Liberal View

AHN Catch for Cancer - Free Event!

<b>When</b><b>:</b> Saturday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m. to noon<p><b>Check-In:</b> Plan to arrive early to check in. You must be checked in by 10:45 to participate.<p><b>Schedule of Events:</b><p>…

California legislators focus on climate, immigration, roads

California's Democratically-controlled Legislature kicked off 2017 pledging to stand strong against Republican President Donald Trump and pursue a …

Business

Aspen police: Taking selfies with bears is never a good idea

In news that should seem like common sense to anyone who knows what a bear is, officials in Aspen have had to urge residents to refrain from taking selfies with the wild mammals.<p>The Aspen Police Department issued the strange warning on Thursday, after a bear and her two cubs were spotted sitting in …

Aspen

Female, Male or 'Non-Binary'?

Californians may soon be able to choose the third gender option when applying for a driver's license or other state-issued identification …

San Diego

Why Democrats are scared to death of voter fraud investigations

<b>Editor's note:</b> The following column originally appeared in The Washington Times.<p>As President Trump’s Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity met on Tuesday in New Hampshire to discuss voter fraud, the usual liberal suspects cried wolf.<p>During last year’s election, the president voiced …

Opinion

Slideshows - Dark Reading

News<p>The exposure of PII belonging to 143 million US consumers raises questions about the continued use of SSNs as identifiers, breach liability and …

Information Security