Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said on Saturday, hackers have probed the voting systems of many U.S. states but there is no sign that they have manipulated any voting data.
Border patrol agents are saying that they are reportedly seeing a surge in unaccompanied children and families illegally crossing into the country along the southwest border, with numbers last month nearly double the level of September 2014.
Immigration officials will be going door-to-door to collect three-year legal residency cards granted after a federal judge issued an injunction against President Barack Obama’s executive actions allowing them. And just how many will turn them over?
The head of a U.S. agency that fell victim to cyber attacks, in a data breach affecting 4 million current and former federal workers, is poised to face U.S. lawmakers again this week. Katherine Archuleta, director of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), is scheduled to testify Thursday before the Senate’s homeland security panel, the Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee said in a statement on Monday.
The FBI is investigating a possible Islamic State-inspired terrorism plot in the United States, CNN reported on Saturday, quoting law enforcement officials. An unknown federal official said there was a known threat to Los Angeles International Airport, but did not say whether this was a new threat or was associated with Islamic State.
A motion for a preliminary order to block President Obama’s amnesty-for-millions plan has been filed with U.S. District Court in Washington by FreedomWatch attorney Larry Klayman on behalf of his client, Maricopa, Arizona, County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.
The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee has written Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson to demand a response to allegations that Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) prosecutors were pressured by the Obama administration to release illegal immigrants who were convicted criminals.