U.S. expands foreign STEM grad job training program

Mar 11, 2016
A new DHS rule extends the window for for foreign STEM grads' on-the-job training.
A new DHS rule extends the window for for foreign STEM grads' on-the-job training.
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Why two companies dominate the private prison industry

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The DHS gets funded ... for now

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Cities and counties rely on Homeland Security dollars

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Local governments are watching the impasse over Homeland Security funding.

The DHS needs a morale boost

Feb 23, 2015
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Hackers have been close to causing major damage against government networks

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US warns China of a vulnerability in its infrastructure software

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The Department of Homeland Security is warning the Chinese government that the software being used to help run China's weapons systems, utilities,...

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Website sues over domain name seizure

Jun 14, 2011
For the past year or so, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (a division of the Department of Homeland Security) has been conducting an...

Mafiaafire stays up in defiance of the Feds

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Mozilla is refusing to comply with a Department of Homeland Security demand to remove a Firefox browser extension called Mafiaafire Redirector. The...

Terror warnings coming to Twitter and Facebook

Apr 8, 2011
The old multi-colored terror alert system is being scrapped and replaced with just two levels: elevated and imminent. Why the lowest level will be...