DHS Bans Russian-Made Antivirus Software From All Federal Agencies

Politics | Jonah Bennett
An employee works near screens in the virus lab at the headquarters of Russian cyber security company Kaspersky Labs in Moscow

‘Kaspersky anti-virus products…can be exploited by malicious cyber actors to compromise those information systems’

How Trump Is Punishing Countries That Won't Accept Deportees

Defense | Will Racke
Illegal migrants from Guatemala who are deported from the U.S. arrive at La Aurora airport in Guatemala City, July 10, 2014. A flight carrying 126 illegal Guatemalan migrants, including 90 women and 36 men, arrived at La Aurora airport on Thursday after they were sent back from the U.S., according to immigration authorities. A growing wave of families and unaccompanied minors fleeing Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras are streaming by the thousands into the United States by way of human trafficking networks through Mexico. REUTERS/Pakal Koban

A rarely-used punishment

DHS To Stop Non-Criminal Immigration Enforcement In Areas Effected By Irma

US | Alex Pfeiffer
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers detain a suspect as they conduct a targeted enforcement operation in Los Angeles, on February 7, 2017. Courtesy Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via REUTERS

‘Immigration status is not and will not be a factor’

DHS Formally Calls Activities Of Antifa 'Domestic Terrorist Violence'

US | Kerry Picket
Antifa members and counter protesters gather during a rightwing No-To-Marxism rally on August 27, 2017 at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Berkeley, California. / AFP PHOTO / Amy Osborne (Photo credit should read AMY OSBORNE/AFP/Getty Images)
'They’re using Molotov cocktails, they’re starting fires, they’re throwing bombs and smashing windows'

DHS Warned Charlottesville Police 3 Days Before Violent Protests

US | Robert Donachie
Chaos erupted in Charlottesville, Va. August 12. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘The principal drivers of violence’

DHS Chiefs Meet To Determine Fate Of DACA

Politics | Will Racke
Children hold banners and placards while listening to speakers at a rally outside the 9th Circuit federal court in Pasadena, California on July 16, 2015, where Immigrant rights organizations, labor, and Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients from Arizona and Los Angeles gathered. After a multiple-year legal battle, the state of Arizona's embattled efforts to deny driver's licenses to immigrants who have been granted DACA under a federal program will face what could be yet another blow to Arizona when the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit hears oral arguments this Thursday in a lawsuit brought by civil rights groups challenging the discriminatory policy. PHOTO: Getty Images/AFP/FREDERIC J. BROWN

A legal challenge could force a decision soon

Here's Who Trump May Nominate To Lead Homeland Security

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
Department of Homeland Security logo Reuters/HYUNGWON KANG

A key vacancy in his cabinet

Here's Why Deportations Under Trump Lag Behind Obama Levels

Politics | Will Racke
U.S. Border Patrol agents take Central American immigrants into custody on January 4, 2017 near McAllen, Texas. Thousands of families and unaccompanied children, most from Central America, are crossing the border illegally to request asylum in the U.S. from violence and poverty in their home countries. The number of immigrants coming across has surged in advance of President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration January 20. He has pledged to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Not for lack of trying

Illegal Immigration Rises For Third Straight Month, Remains Below 2016 Level

US | Will Racke
Immigrants walk handcuffed after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and being caught by the U.S. Border Patrol on December 7, 2015 near Rio Grande City, Texas. Border Patrol agents continue to capture hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants, even as the total numbers of those crossing has gone down. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘We don’t know what all of those causes are’

WAPO: Trump's Border Wall Could Ruin One Of America's 'Most Treasured' Birdwatching Spots

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Birdwatchers observe as murmurations of wading birds fly along the coastline of The Wash near Snettisham in east Britain

‘Another section that could block migrating butterflies’

Trump Has A Drone That Follows Him Around

Politics | Henry Rodgers
US President Donald Trump arrives on Marine One as a member of the Secret Service stands guard at the White House, on May 17, 2017 in Washington, DC. / AFP PHOTO / Olivier Douliery (Photo credit should read OLIVIER DOULIERY/AFP/Getty Images)

‘These systems will serve as valuable tools to the Secret Service’

Why Not Designate Elections As 'Critical Infrastructure'?

Opinion | Michael Thielen
Department of Homeland Security logo Reuters/HYUNGWON KANG

This designation could make actual hacking of election tallying processes a legitimate reality

Trump Admin Refutes Reports Rick Perry Is Being Considered To Head DHS

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry addresses the media in Mexico City, Mexico July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Henry Romero

‘He is happy where he is’

REPORT: Rick Perry Being Considered To Head DHS

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry addresses the media in Mexico City, Mexico July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Captain Texas

DHS Confirms Coast Guard Will Follow Pentagon's Lead On Transgender Ban

Politics | Jonah Bennett
U.S. Announces Final Resolution Of Civil Claims Against BP For Gulf Oil Spill

‘Follows closely with DOD on accessions and workforce policies’