U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Illegal immigrant, 24, took teen across state lines for sex, feds say

A 24-year-old illegal immigrant spent several weeks trying to romantically pursue a 15-year-old Texas girl, eventually kidnapping the teen -- a distant relative -- at her birthday party and taking her to Georgia for sex, prosecutors say.<p>Andres Castaneda-Guzman, of Mexico, pleaded not guilty to …

Crime

Flee to Canada? Brooklyn’s Haitians in flux after Trump cancels protected status

With a TPS work permit, Jean-Louis has a job as a cook. He hoped his daughter, a U.S. citizen, would be able to sponsor him for a green card. “I am …

Immigration

From Weinstein to Franken, not all scandals are created equal

The rolling, revolting revelations of the last two months have made it hard, but necessary, to distinguish between the Harvey Weinsteins and the …

Canadian News

Immigrant allowed to return home after taking sanctuary in U.S. church to avoid deportation

The father of three was supposed to board a plane to Ecuador on Aug. 8 but instead took refuge inside a New Haven church.

Immigration

Exactly How To Legally Change Your Name

Whether you're getting married, divorced, or coming out as transgender.<p>Whether you’re sick of people pronouncing your name wrong, you’re getting married or divorced, you’re coming out as transgender, or almost any other reason, the decision to change your name is one that only you have the right to …

LGBTQ

Ninth Circuit to the president of the United States: You answer to us

9th Circuit to president of the United States: You answer to us<p>Posted November 20, 2017 10:06 AM by Daniel Horowitz<p>United States Court of Appeals for …

Conservative View

That sticker on your car is not signaling sex traffickers to target you, police say

A Louisiana sheriff’s office says online rumors that link white stickers on cars to sex-trafficking cartels are bogus.<p>In a Facebook post, the …

Email indicates Pa. elections chief forced out, but reason still unknown

HARRISBURG -- Pennsylvania's former elections chief indicated in an email sent last month to Gov. Tom Wolf that he was forced out of his …

Government

The Latest: Elections Commission asks for 3 more positions

The Latest on Wisconsin Elections Commission action (all times local):<p>2:35 p.m.<p>The Wisconsin Elections Commission has voted to hire three additional …

Business

University receiving grant to expand cybersecurity training

Training for cybersecurity specialists will get a boost at a Kentucky university with a $580,000 federal grant to expand programs.<p>The University of …

Business

21 popular TV shows that critics hate, but normal people love

How much do critics matter?<p>For many TV shows, it seems like not that much. In fact, some of the most critically panned TV shows on the air are the most loved by audiences, and have big ratings.<p>We already collected a list of some new fall TV shows from 2017 that critics hate (but normal people …

TV

Short Opportunity For Recent IPO Appian

When APPN's 180 day IPO lockup period expires on November 21, 2017, pre-IPO shareholders and insiders will be able to sell previously-restricted …

Business

Illegal “Dreamer” Guns Down 7-yr-old [VIDEO]

Illegal “Dreamer” Guns Down 7-yr-old [VIDEO] Before a gunman open fired in a church Sunday morning, another Texas shooting transpired. Sadly, the …

Immigration

Florida may counter "growing threat" to election security

Calling it a "growing threat" to Florida's election systems, Gov. Rick Scott and state election officials want to spend more than $2 million in the …

Business

Researchers bypass iPhone X security feature Face ID

Researchers at the security vendor Bkav Corporation found a way to bypass iPhone X security by tricking Face ID, Apple's facial recognition …

Information Security

Expert details how to best handle an active shooter situation

<b>by:</b> Updated: Nov 17, 2017 - 9:34 PM<p>Loading...<p>Mass shootings have been becoming more common in America, with one happening nearly every week. But have …

Self Defense

Why Splunk, Inc. Stock Skyrocketed Today

The operational-intelligence leader just crushed estimates, raised guidance, and offered an encouraging look at next year.<p>What happened<p>Shares of</b> …

Stocks

Texas man targeted Ont. girl, 12, using messaging app: police

A 25-year-old man in Texas has been arrested after a 12-year-old Ontario girl was allegedly encouraged to send explicit photos of herself to him.

Canadian News

Bice: Final tab to provide round-the-clock home security for ex-Sheriff Clarke comes to $450,000

Former Milwaukee County Sheriff <b>David A. Clarke Jr.</b> may be long gone, but the numbers on his time in office keep rolling in.<p>Consider this:<p>The total …

Donald Trump

KQED

Ann Scarff’s home in Sonoma made it through the North Bay wildfires that started in early October without any substantial damage. Near the end of the …

Identity Theft

Companies Turn to War Games to Spot Scarce Cybersecurity Talent

A major shipping company is under attack. With help from a corrupt executive, an international hacking syndicate called Scorpius, has penetrated the …

Cybersecurity

U.S. government shares technical details on North Korean hacking campaign

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Tuesday issued a technical alert about cyber attacks it said are sponsored by the North Korean government that have targeted the aerospace, telecommunications and financial industries since 2016.<p>The alert, from the FBI and Department of Homeland …

North Korea

Researcher Provides Insight Into North Korea Cyber-Army Tactics

TORONTO — There is a mysterious Cyber-Army allegedly built by North Korea, that has been attacking targets in South Korea and around the world for …

Enterprise Tech

As State Steps Up Efforts To End Child Sex Trade, Public’s Ignorance Is Still An Impediment

In the weeks before Bridgeport police rescued the teenager from the motel, she’d been forced by her pimp to have two tattoos identifying her as …

XLIVE 2017 convenes with US Dept. of Homeland Security, Las Vegas Police Dept, Intellitix + more to address Security at Live Events and Festivals in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As live events and festivals are more prevalent than ever across the globe, the ability to keep attendees, creators and artists safe at these events remains the highest priority. Confronting potential security issues head on and offering up solutions to …

Cybersecurity

US Government Hacked a 757 on an Airport Runway Without the Pilot Knowing. How Long Before the Hack Is Public?

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, while in the presence of Boeing officials, remotely hacked a Boeing 757 on the runway at the Atlantic City …

Security

Langley and Abbotsford first responders part of Homeland Security mock disaster event

Will the technology of emergency responders in Langley and Abbotsford, federal and provincial governments, and US neighbour governments work if Mount …

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Nominate Personnel to Key Administration Posts

President Donald J. Trump today announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key positions in his Administration:<p><b>Timothy R. Petty of</b> …

Donald Trump

Shining More Light Every Day on Russia’s Political Interference

One year after the 2016 presidential election, more facts about Russia’s efforts to undermine American democracy are finally beginning to emerge. The …

Russia

Schumer calls airport screening lapses 'highly concerning'

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says continued lapses in airport screening procedures are "highly concerning and a major threat we must neutralize."<p>The New …

Charles Schumer