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Trump Voter Fraud Probe Creating A 'Treasure Trove' For Hackers, Security Experts Say
A huge database of personal information "is an extremely attractive target for cyberattacks."
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Memo Suggests FBI Secretly Monitored Black Lives Matter Protests
The agency feared “black supremacist extremists” would disrupt the 2016 political conventions.
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Undocumented Immigrant Whose Wife Has Cancer Finally Granted Temporary Stay
Riaz Talukder pleaded with authorities to allow him to attend to his wife.
Homeland Security Official Who Blamed Slums On 'Lazy Blacks' Quits
Jamie Johnson apologizes for the "manner" in which his ideas were expressed in 2008.
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Jeff Sessions Admits He Has No Idea What DOJ Is Doing To Prevent Election Hacking
"I should be able to give you better information today than I am," he said.
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Trump Finds Key Ally For Confirming His Homeland Security Secretary: The Swamp
A lobbyist with major security-related clients is helping the White House push Kirstjen Nielsen. Come on!
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U.S. Labs Handling Lethal Pathogens Had Shocking Lapses In Security
Ricin, anthrax and smallpox were all improperly handled or stored.
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Military-Grade Night Vision Gear Is Widely Available To Civilians -- And That's A Problem
Experts worry that the growing market for high-tech night vision gear is a national security concern.
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Federal Judge Blocks Enforcement Of Trump's Transgender Military Ban
Trump’s reasons for the controversial ban "do not appear to be supported by any facts,” the judge found.
Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
More Than 100 Cambodian-Americans Rounded Up, Now May Face Deportation
“In the vast majority of cases, we are talking about people who came to the United States as children fleeing genocide with their families."
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Homeland Security Invited Me To See The Construction Of Trump's Stupid Border Wall Prototypes
A 14 time Emmy nominee and host of Be Less Stupid
Four of the walls are made of concrete and four are made of a material that is NOT concrete. Some of the prototypes have
Chad Added To Trump's Travel Ban Partly Because It Ran Out Of Passport Paper
That is not a joke.
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It Isn't Even That Difficult To Hack Voting Equipment
A new report shows just how easy it is to get access to voting machines.
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Trump Nominates John Kelly's Deputy As New Homeland Security Secretary
Kirstjen Nielsen has been central to Kelly's effort to bring order to the White House.
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Life And Death In Puerto Rico, And 'Alternative Facts'
Executive Director, Protect Democracy
If the public doesn’t know the truth, we cannot assist in the response or hold our government accountable if it fails us.
Scam Alert! In A Hyperactive Hurricane Season, The Worst May Not Be Over
Author, How to Be the World's Smartest Traveler (and Save Time...
Harvey. Irma. Maria. In a hyperactive hurricane season, the mere mention of these storms evokes fear, dread -- and regret
New Document Shows Inner Workings Of Trump's Voter Fraud Probe
A former Justice Department official says the new revelations "raise serious concerns."
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San Juan Mayor Fumes After Top Trump Official Calls Puerto Rico Response A 'Good News Story'
"Damn it, this is not a good news story. This is a people are dying story."
States Accuse DHS Of Giving Them Bad Information About Russian Hacking
DHS is standing by its initial assessment that 21 states were targeted.
David Becker / Reuters
U.S. Quietly Announces Plan To Monitor Immigrants' Social Media Accounts, Search Histories
Even those who are naturalized U.S. citizens.
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Why We Must Raise Taxes On Corporations And The Wealthy, Not Lower Them
Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy, University of Califor...
Republicans suddenly aren't so worried about budget deficits.
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Wisconsin, 20 Other U.S. States Targeted By Russian Hackers In 2016 Election
Homeland Security declined to identify the 21 states, however.
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Samantha Bee Goes Full 'Homeland' To Fight Right-Wing Extremists
And she comes up with a surprising way to help "destroy" their hate.
The New Face Of War: Security In The Age Of Cyberwarfare
Student at the University of California, Berkeley
National security is a bipartisan issue of the utmost importance.
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Pentagon Undecided On How DACA's End Might Impact Hundreds Who Signed Up To Serve
They wanted to serve the country they call home, but the president might not let them.
Joshua Roberts / Reuters
As Trump Nixes DACA, Dreamers Worry About Their Families
The country’s undocumented youth made a leap of faith when they trusted the federal government with personal information that could now be used against them.
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