Kirstjen Nielsen

National security expert: Devin Nunes knew when making up conspiracy theories that they were all lies

During a CNN panel discussion, national security expert Juliette Kayyem explained that all of the facts investigators have had for months also passed …

Donald Trump

Trump: Obama didn't warn about Russia before election because 'it is all a big hoax'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpSchiff: Surveillance warrant docs show that Nunes memo 'misrepresented and distorted these applications' Chicago …

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Lock 'em up, Nadler says of Trump officials who keep immigrant kids from parents

Trump cabinet members who fail to reunite immigrant children with their parents before a court-imposed deadline Thursday should be locked up, a New …

Immigration

WATCH: Comedian Michelle Wolf Compares ICE To ISIS In Bizarre Mock Recruitment Video

In an effort to prove her comedic repertoire doesn't begin and end with abortion, Michelle Wolf, star of the Netflix political chat show, "The Break …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

WATCH: Michelle Wolf’s ‘ICE IS’ Video

Comedian and provocateur Michelle Wolf takes aim at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on her Netflix show ‘The Break,’ with a …

Michelle Wolf

Officials’ Stark Warnings on Russia Diverge From White House View

Clashing assessments raise a question ahead of the next Trump-Putin summit: Can the U.S. formulate a coherent Russia policy?<p>As the administration prepares for another summit meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, there is division within the U.S. ranks over …

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Michelle Wolf as Kirstjen Nielsen Compares ICE to ISIS, Freaks Out ‘Fox & Friends’

Noted humor expert Mike Huckabee said Wolf’s ‘form of comedy is not satire, it’s angry, bitter hate.’<p>“Are you worried about your country?” the …

News (U.S.)

Former ICE Chief: We've Arrested More Than 2,000 Sexual Predators

Today on Fox News, former director of United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Thomas Homan, responded to comedian Michelle Wolff’s …

United States

Spy Chief Dan Coats Goes ‘Rogue’ by Not Validating Trump’s Russia Contradictions

In the aftermath of President Trump’s disastrous performance at his summit with Vladimir Putin on Monday, familiar patterns have emerged. Anonymous …

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A Maxine Waters Protest Fell Totally Flat Because None Of The Far-Right Ralliers Showed Up

Members of a far-right group failed to show up for their own protest Thursday, leaving counter-protesters to rally alone in support of a California …

Maxine Waters

MGM will use never-tested law to sue Vegas shooting victims

LAS VEGAS — The unprecedented move from MGM Resorts International to sue hundreds of victims of last year’s mass shooting in Las Vegas using an …

Chicago

Trump Wanted a Summit With Putin. He Got Way More Than He Bargained For

'Who do you believe?'<p>It was a simple question, asked of President Trump by a seasoned reporter, but it sent a jolt through the assembled media at the …

Russia

DHS Director Blames Both Sides for White Supremacist Violence in Charlottesville

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Thursday backed President Trump’s defense of violent white supremacists who attacked …

Rights & Freedoms

While you weren’t looking: 5 stories from the Trump administration that aren’t about Russia

This week the news was dominated by President Donald Trump’s controversial meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, and the late-breaking news …

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The Trump Administration May Keep Hundreds of Migrant Families Forcibly Separated Indefinitely

Less than a week out from the Trump administration’s court-ordered deadline to reunify all families separated at the border, more than 2,000 migrant …

Immigration

Why Trump advisers stay, even when he flouts their advice

Washington<p>The look on Dan Coats’s face said it all. President Trump’s director of national intelligence had just been told on live television that …

Politics

A running list of Trump officials confronted in public

Not all heroes wear capes.<p>Some of them walk up to Steve Mnuchin at a buffet and tell him to go to hell.<p>Here is a list of Americans who deserve our …

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Go deeper: The election hacking that’s taken place in 2018

There have been four distinct instances of either hacking or suspected hacking in campaigns or election reporting processes so far this year — …

Politics

DHS Secretary Echoes Trump's 'Both Sides' Rhetoric on Charlottesville White Nationalist Rally

<!—http://cdn.brid.tv/live/partners/9968/sd/273044.mp4—><p>Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was questioned at a conference on …

Rights & Freedoms

RANKED: Trump's quotes on Putin, the Fed and Russian meddling

CNBC keeps track of President Donald Trump's most outrageous, newsmaking and world-changing statements each week — so you don't have to. Here's what …

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Let’s audit ICE, not abolish it, to keep America safe

The self-defeating #AbolishICE movement got played against the very Democrats who support it this week.<p>On Wednesday, Republicans brought to a vote in …

Homeland Security

White House rejects Putin idea for Ukraine referendum

The White House rejected on Friday a Vladimir Putin-backed effort to hold a referendum in eastern Ukraine on the region's future, distancing itself from the idea in the aftermath of President Donald Trump's controversial summit with the Russian leader.<p>Russia's ambassador to the U.S., Anatoly …

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Trump Administration Extends Protection For Somali Immigrants

The Department of Homeland Security is extending the TPS designation for Somalis living in the U.S.<p>The Trump Administration is extending the …

Immigration

Did Democrat Eric Swalwell Endorse President Trump's Wall and Immigration Policy?

SPOILER: Of course not, but the only reason he didn’t is because this odious mouthbreather is so in love with the sound of his own voice that he …

Conservative View

U.S. Says Fraud Is an Obstacle to Meeting Family-Reunification Date

The Trump administration’s top immigration official laid groundwork on Thursday for the government to miss a court-ordered deadline next week to …

Immigration

Week Of Trump Reversals Puts 2018 Election Security In The Spotlight

The security of the midterm vote is a question that's coming up again after President Trump's press conference with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, …

Elections

ICE provides vital service for Americans

Family separation at the border has fueled a public outcry that has inflamed the call to abolish the Immigration, Customs and Enforcement agency. But …

Immigration

Trump and Putin’s Meeting, the Aftermath and More Political Stories This Week

THE MEETING<p><b>Trump, at Putin’s side, questioned American intelligence about Russian electoral interference.</b><p>President Trump, standing next to President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia, publicly challenged on Monday the conclusion of his own intelligence agencies about Moscow’s interference in the 2016 …

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Here's how Trump's possible 2020 Democratic challengers stack up

President Trump’s rough week with Russia has Democrats with presidential ambitions smelling blood in the water. Here is an early look of what the …

Politics

Democrats Are Pushing New Legislation To Prevent ICE From Shackling Pregnant Women

Sen. Patty Murray will introduce legislation Tuesday that would dramatically reduce the number of pregnant women in immigration detention and set new …

Immigration