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Trump returns to an increasingly troubled White House and criticism from allies

Whatever respite President Trump may have received from his nine-day overseas trip came to an abrupt end Sunday as administration allies sought to beat back allegations about his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, while the leader of Europe’s most powerful nation suggested the U.S. was no longer a reliable …

John F. Kelly

Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

President Donald Trump is assailing internal leaks as he considers an overhaul of his White House staff.<p>Trump is grappling with a burgeoning crisis …

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security

White House weighs banning laptops on all international flights, says homeland security secretary

<b>Washington:</b> US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Sunday said he was considering banning laptop computers on international flights into and …

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security

US may extend laptop ban to all international flights

The US is considering extending its laptop ban to all international flights to and from the country. Speaking on Fox News Sunday this weekend, …

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security

North Korea top suspect for WannaCry attack, says ex US security chief

Methods used in ransomware attack on NHS and in up to 100 countries similar to those used by Pyongyang in the past, says Michael Chertoff<p>North Korea may have been behind the ransomware cyber-attack on the NHS and up to 100 countries including the UK, a former head of the US Department of Homeland …

North Korea

Is it Possible to Resist Deportation in Trump’s America?

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Immigration

U.S. Senator calls for probe into promotion of Kushner Cos deal

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee has called for an investigation into "potentially fraudulent statements and misrepresentations" made by companies promoting investment in a property development involving the family company of White House advisor Jared …

Business

DHS considers banning carry-on laptops on all foreign flights

WASHINGTON — The head of the Department of Homeland Security said Sunday that he is considering expanding the U.S. ban on laptops and larger electronics from carry-on bags in all international flights.<p>Since March, the U.S. has prohibited electronics larger than cellphones in the cabins of flights …

Aviation

End to 'temporary' status for US migrants feared under Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Vasquez left the turmoil in her native El Salvador behind and moved to the U.S., where she was able to support her family, buy a house and start a food-truck business catering to workers on the outskirts of Washington thanks to a "temporary" residency permit that has lasted …

John F. Kelly

Large Electronics May Pose In-Flight Risk

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ) —</b> Could using laptops and tablets in-flight become a thing of the past? It’s a big question weighing on the minds of security experts …

John F. Kelly

Electronics Ban Threat Getting Worse? Now May Include ALL INTERNATIONAL Flights To And From The USA

This morning during a televised interview, Department of Homeland Security boss John Kelly suggested that not only can an electronics ban be put in …

Airlines

Kelly: Leaking classified intel 'darn close to treason'

Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly on Sunday denounced the leaking of classified foreign intelligence as "darn close to treason."<p>British officials briefly suspended intelligence sharing with the U.S. on Thursday after information relating to their investigation into the Manchester terrorist …

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Military’s clout at White House could shift U.S. foreign policy

When President Trump’s top foreign policy advisers gathered ­recently at the White House to discuss plans to revamp the administration’s Afghanistan strategy, the makeup of those in the room was indicative of a significant turn in U.S. foreign policy.<p>Seated front and center at the Situation Room …

John F. Kelly

A Wider Laptop Ban And Heightened Airport Security Are On The Way

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told Fox News Sunday, “I might” when asked about extending the ban barring certain electronics from the cabin to all flights into and out of the United States following it up with strong comments. “It’s the thing the terrorists are obsessed with, particularly …

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Homeland Security Secretary General Kelly Knows the True Meaning of Memorial Day Sacrifice

Retired General John Kelly put his life on the line for the American people for nearly four decades in the U.S. Marine Corps.<p>But Kelly, now serving …

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security

Trump's ''Victims of Immigration Crime'' Hotline Is as American as It Gets

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer in Calexico, California, March 21, 2005. From "Neighborhood Watch" programs to crime hotlines, the US …

Immigration

U.S. may extend laptop ban to all international flights

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Sunday he may ban laptops from cabins on all international flights in and out of the U.S. to prevent terrorist attacks in the air.<p>In March, the U.S. banned passengers from carrying most electronics larger than a cellphone into the cabin on flights from 10 …

Business

Every immigrant deserves a lawyer

As a former immigration judge in New York, I have come to understand a difficult truth first-hand: Far and away, the greatest obstacle to …

Immigration

'It's Outrageous': DHS Sec. Kelly Slams Manchester Attack Intel Leakers Insider

Homeland Security Secretary Gen. John Kelly said it was "outrageous" that unnamed U.S. officials leaked intelligence information about the Manchester, U.K. terror attack.<p>On "Fox News Sunday," Chris Wallace recalled how shared U.K.-U.S. intelligence about the attacker, Salman Abedi, and the attack …

U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security

Lawyers seek release of man as US seeks country to take him

Lawyers in Massachusetts are seeking the release of a man they say is being unlawfully detained by federal immigration officials while they try to …

Immigration

'This Week' Transcript 5-28-17: DHS Secretary John Kelly and Rep. Adam Schiff

THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on May 28, 2017 and it will be updated.<p>MARTHA RADDATZ, HOST: And I'm joined now by Congressman Adam Schiff, …

John F. Kelly

U.S. Quietly Lifts Limit on Number of Refugees Allowed In

WASHINGTON — Despite repeated efforts by President Trump to curtail refugee resettlements, the State Department this week quietly lifted the …

Refugees

Homeland secretary: People would 'never leave the house' if they knew what I knew

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Friday that the American public would "never leave the house" if they knew what he knew about terrorist threats.<p>Speaking to "Fox and Friends" hosts, Kelly noted that there were four major terror attacks in the last week, …

News

Report: Carry-on laptop & tablet ban may be expanded to flights departing the U.S.

Earlier this year, the United States government enacted a new policy that prevents tablets and laptops from being carried in carry-on baggage on flights to the United States from eight countries. Now, The Department of Homeland Security is reportedly considering expanding the ban to include flights …

United States

Leaked Documents Reveal Counterterrorism Tactics Used at Standing Rock to “Defeat Pipeline Insurgencies”

A shadowy international mercenary and security firm known as TigerSwan targeted the movement opposed to the Dakota Access Pipeline with …

Surveillance

Some Idiot Is Trying to Encourage Black Chicagoans to Snitch on Their Latino Neighbors and Get Them Deported

Snitches get stitches, fam. But it seems like the idiot who is trying to get black Chicagoans to report suspected undocumented residents to …

African-American News

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:<p>ABC's "This Week" — Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly; Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.<p>NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn.; Mayor Mitch Landrieu of New Orleans<p>CBS' "Face the Nation" — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis<p>CNN's "State …

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Laptop Bans Would Be Unnecessary if Future Airport Scanners Live Up to Their Promise

Manufacturers of airport security equipment have a message for travelers who fear they will have to give up laptops and tablet computers on …

United States

Obama has no shame

In the age of President Trump, liberals love nothing more than to pine for the glory days of President Barack Obama. But Obama was always better in theory than he was in reality. His recent trip to Europe reminded us all of that phenomenon. Still, liberals would have you believe that today’s …

John F. Kelly

DHS chief: If you knew what I knew about terror, you’d ‘never leave the house’

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Friday said the terror threat is worse than most realize, saying some people would "never leave the house" …

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