U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Top venture capitalists are suing the Trump administration after it delayed a key immigration program

More fallout from the government’s decision to delay the International Entrepreneur Rule<p>Top U.S. venture capital firms are suing the Trump administration after it hit the brakes on a widely supported immigration program meant to benefit foreign entrepreneurs.<p>To the National Venture Capital …

Venture Capital

For the first time, Trump’s approval rating has increased for three weeks in a row

President Trump’s average weekly approval rating in Gallup polling has ticked one percentage point upward over the past four weeks. Thirty-five, then 36, then 37 and now 38 percent of the country thinks that Trump is doing a good job.<p>Political observers would be justified in wondering why. Is this, …

Politics

Venture-Capital Group Sues Trump Administration Over Immigration Rule

Association claims DHS illegally delayed program meant to help foreign-born founders of startups stay in U.S.<p>A group representing U.S. venture-capital investors is leading a lawsuit against the Trump administration, claiming it took illegal steps to prevent an immigration policy that would have …

Immigration

White House receives DHS report that will shape travel ban’s future

The Department of Homeland Security has submitted to the White House a classified report on screening foreign travelers wanting to enter the United States — a key document President Trump is likely to rely on as he decides the future of his controversial travel ban.<p>With a major portion of the ban …

News (U.S.)

Trump’s presence at the U.N. General Assembly was reassuring

So far, President Trump’s approach during his first visit to the United Nations General Assembly has shown an unusual grasp of realism and relatively remarkable restraint. It comes as a surprise given Trump’s nationalist rhetoric and generally hostile disposition toward the U.N. But there he was, …

Opinion

Software Has a Serious Supply-Chain Security Problem

The warnings consumers hear from information security pros tend to focus on trust: Don't click web links or attachments from an untrusted sender. …

Information Security

Sneaking into US from Mexico has gotten much harder: feds

It’s gotten a lot tougher to sneak into the United States from Mexico over the last decade, according to a new study released by the Department of …

News (U.S.)

Trump's Legal Nemesis Gets His Day in Court in Bid to Save DACA

Los Angeles attorney Ted Boutrous has been itching for a courtroom battle with President Donald Trump. Now, he’s got it.<p>Boutrous is taking on the …

Business

Donald Trump, the Teenage Monarch

Just as many Never Trumpers warned would happen, Donald Trump is starting to sound like a Democrat. After spending the better part of a year …

Donald Trump

This Department Is the Last Hideout of Climate Change Believers in Donald Trump’s Government

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest …

Liberal View

DHS: Cost of smuggling people to the US has more than doubled to $9,200

A report from the Department of Homeland Security estimates illegal immigrants are spending nearly $10,000 to hire a human smuggler to travel from …

Immigration

Trump Reaches Out to U.N., Criticizes Waste, in Debut Appearance

The president's U.N. bashing was unusually restrained a day ahead of his much-anticipated address to the General Assembly<p>President Donald Trump …

John F. Kelly

Homeland Security Ends Special Immigration Status for Sudan

The Department of Homeland Security said Monday that it would end temporary protection for citizens of Sudan who were living illegally in the United …

Immigration

White House Watch: President Trump Heads to the United Nations

<b>Donald Trump is back in his hometown</b> for a full week of meetings surrounding the convening of the United Nations General Assembly. The president’s …

World Leaders

No Apology from Gutierrez Over John Kelly Remark

Non-apology.

U.S. Marines

Reince Priebus fielding million dollar job offers post White House Scaramucci battle

As his old nemesis Anthony Scaramucci appears on tabloid TV and possibly contemplates a presidential run, former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus has big job plans of his own, including employment opportunities at several Washington D.C. law firms where he could earn millions of dollars a …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Lawyer Overheard Gossiping About Russia Probe at D.C. Steakhouse

White House special counsel Ty Cobb, currently a lesser-known character in the drama surrounding the Trump administration, is making a strong play to …

Donald Trump

David Clarke Came for Colin Kaepernick and Was Summarily Put in His Place. He Also Has to Rewrite His Thesis

Former Sheriff Stuck on Stupid David Clarke continues to make news, but not for anything good.<p>Most recently, the former Milwaukee County Sheriff and …

African-American News

Why Donald Trump’s tweets are only going to get worse

We need to talk about the president’s tweets again.<p>Over the weekend, the president went on what can only be described as a Twitter bender. Here’s a sampling of the past 48 hours:<p>The last tweet was actually from a few days ago, except that it appears that President Trump has finally learned that he …

Donald Trump

NAACP sues Trump administration over DACA repeal

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People sued the Trump administration on Monday for rescinding the Deferred Action for …

Immigration

Canada’s no-fly list is in desperate need of some innovation

<i>Stephen Evans has been a senior digital technology leader for over 20 years at companies such as Kijiji, Microsoft and the Toronto Star</i><p>My unintentional introduction to Canada's no-fly list came in the fall of 2015, as I innocently tried to check-in online for my Air Canada flight to Amsterdam. …

Air Canada

Security tight ahead of UN General Assembly

Security is tightening in New York in preparation for the United Nations General Assembly this week.The event, which will bring President Trump and …

NYPD

Trump administration refuses to release Mar-a-Lago visitor logs

Despite an order from a federal judge, the Justice Department said it won't reveal who has spent time with Trump<p>President Donald Trump’s administration refused to release visitor logs from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida that would provide the identities of those who have visited the president …

Liberal View

Editorial: From Russia with . . .

<i>“The Capitalists will sell us the rope with which we will hang them.”</i><b> —</b> Vladimir Ilyich LeninSurely Lenin would have had a good laugh over the fact …

Kaspersky Lab

D.C. socialists to offer support, cold Faygo to their marching Juggalo brothers and sisters

Tomorrow marks the Juggalo March On Washington, an event that will see fans of the Insane Clown Posse descend on the U.S. capitol in order to protest …

The US has issued visa bans on African nations that refuse to accept deportees

The US department of homeland security has issued certain visa bans on three African nations that failed to accept deported nationals.<p>From Sept. 13, embassies in Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Eritrea will no longer process certain visas because they “denied or unreasonably delayed accepting their …

Immigration

WATCH: Whoopi Goldberg Seems To Think The Right Has 'Orchestrated' Antifa.

On Friday’s episode of <i>The View</i>, during an exchange with Paula Faris, co-host Whoopi Goldberg seemed to suggest that Antifa was invented or fostered …

Conservative View

Thousands of DACA recipients are scrambling to make the Trump administration’s ‘unworkable and cruel’ deadline

Ximena Cortez, a 22-year-old software test engineer, clutches two manila folders as she sits across from a lawyer. They contain her and her brother’s renewal applications for a federal program that grants two-year reprieves from deportation for undocumented immigrants brought to the US as children, …

Immigration

Here’s what more border security could look like under a DACA deal

President Donald Trump says he wants “massive” border security as part of any deal to protect undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children. He didn’t put a finer point on it, but there are several options for beefing up protection.<p>Trump and lawmakers are exploring a deal that the …

Immigration

Trump may get something better than a wall

Democrats aren’t willing to give Trump the wall in exchange for DACA, but they will give him high-tech border security.<p>Just one week after the Trump …

Immigration