DHS is investigating the migrants' treatment. Psaki said on Tuesday that the Biden administration would "get to the bottom of what happened."
Travel restrictions along the US-Mexico border have gutted foot traffic and sales for local businesses in El Paso.
An image from surveillance video at the La Palma Correctional Center shows staff at the facility lined up, spraying chemicals at detainees.
President Joe Biden on Friday said several intelligence departments would be working together to assess domestic terrorism. There have been calls to expand state security in light of the January 6 Capitol siege. However, those efforts face some legal and cultural obstacles. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. President […]
US government agencies and private organisations have been the targets of a cyberattack that was only just uncovered this month. A group of hackers believed to be associated with the Russian intelligence agency SVR infiltrated a SolarWinds software update earlier this year. This is a huge problem for two major […]
The Immigration Customs and Enforcement agency arrested 15 foreign students who “claimed to be employed by companies that don’t exist” in order to stay in the US, the agency announced Wednesday. The arrests were a result of an investigation into the Optional Practical Training program (OPT), a process that allows […]
The Trump Administration has deemed professional athletes as essential workers to escalate the return of sports leagues across the country. On May 22, acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf signed an order that allows foreign athletes to enter the US to compete. The order also exempts team leadership […]
Apple made a rare public appearance at the world’s biggest tech conference, CES, in Las Vegas. The iPhone maker usually shuns public appearances at industry conferences, but put its most senior privacy executive on stage to defend the company’s pro-privacy stance. The executive, Jane Horvath, said iPhones’ susceptibility to being […]
The White House senior adviser Stephen Miller leaked unflattering statistics about the US-Mexico border in an effort to denigrate former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, according to a Quartz report citing unnamed former agency officials. Miller disclosed the increasing number of migrants claiming asylum and the number of border detentions […]
Janet Napolitano is the first woman to serve as both attorney general and governor of the state of Arizona, the secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (2009-2013), and president of the University of California. In 2012, Forbes ranked her as the ninth most powerful woman in the world. She’s […]
US Secret Service agents told CNN they were struggling without their paychecks amid the partial federal government shutdown. One suggested that worrying about finances could jeopardize agents’ performance on the job. The partial shutdown entered its 28th day on Friday. A White House official told INSIDER that officials expected the […]
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is reportedly being forced out of her position soon, sources said in a Washington Post report. Nielsen’s departure is expected as soon as this week, The Post reported. The newspaper said Trump has told aides he wants her out of her role as soon as […]
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