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Trump seen leaning hard on new Homeland Security chief over border

The White House envisions McAleenan working more with Congress, one official said, though the official declined to be specific about policy details. McAleenan is a rare Trump appointee with cordial relations with Democrats in Congress.

Ronald Vitiello chosen to lead Immigration and Customs agency in Trump administration

Ronald Vitiello will lead ICE as the Trump administration deals with scrutiny over the separation of immigrant children from their relatives at the U.S. southern border.

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Figures show about 2,000 minors separated from families

U.S. protocol prohibits detaining children with their parents because the children are not charged with a crime and the parents are.

Homeland security adviser Tom Bossert resigns: White House

Tom Bossert was a point person in the White House on protecting the nation from terror and cyber threats. He also helped spearhead the administration's response to last year's hurricanes in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico.

‘Antique smuggler’ booked by DRI: US Homeland Security starts investigation

The ASI, granted the DRI permission to launch prosecution against Nanda and a few of his associates allegedly involved in smuggling, under the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act, 1972.

Tech firms have bettered cooperation on extremism, more needed: US Homeland Security chief

Technology firms have improved cooperation with the authorities in tackling online militant material but still must act quicker to remove propaganda fuelling a rise in homegrown extremism

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21-month sentence for Hawaii prostitution bribery case

Situ arrest stemmed from human trafficking allegations but investigators weren’t able to build such a case because the women working at the massage parlor said they were treated well, Otake said.

SEC had 'critical' cyber weaknesses in January: US Homeland Security

According to a confidential weekly report, the US Department of Homeland Security detected five 'critical' cyber security weaknesses on the Securities and Exchange Commission's computers as of January 2017.

US airlines meet with Homeland Security on expanding laptop ban

US Homeland Security officials met with major US airlines and a trade group to discuss the impact of possibly expanding the ban from some European airports

Homeland security dialogue: India, US likely to sign key agreements in July

Agreements on the Global Entry programme and the Homeland Security Presidential Directive-6 (HSPD-6) are expected to be signed during the US-India Homeland Security Dialogue in July.

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