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Putin says Biden is of 'sound mind,' walking back on Russian disinformation about the president's mental acuity

Russian President Vladimir Putin greets President Joe Biden during the US-Russia Summit 2021 at the La Grange Villa on June 16, 2021, in Geneva, Switzerland.. Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images Putin backtracked on Russian propaganda about Biden's mental health. The Russian leader said Biden is "of sound mind and should be taken seriously." Russian state news previously pushed disinformation that Biden was not mental well. See more stories on Insider's business page. Russian President ...
Tags: Politics, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington, Russia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Moscow, Julia Davis, Biden, Times, Donald Trump, Abc News


US rolls back Trump-era asylum rules for violence victims

By Amy Taxin | Associated Press The U.S. government on Wednesday ended two Trump administration policies that made it harder for immigrants fleeing violence to qualify for asylum, especially Central Americans. Attorney General Merrick Garland issued a new policy saying immigration judges should cease following the Trump-era rules that made it tough for immigrants who faced domestic or gang violence to win asylum in the United States. The move could make it easier for them to win their cases for ...
Tags: Washington, Mexico, Russia, US, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, United States, Cameroon, Long Beach, Honduras, Biden, Department Of Homeland Security, Central America, Justice Department, Kamala Harris


Experts say Russia gives hackers a 'tacit blessing' to attack foreign nations - as long as they don't target Russia or its allies

Russian President Vladimir Putin. Reuters The hackers who attacked SolarWinds, Colonial Pipeline, JBS, and more are believed to be Russia-based. Experts say the Kremlin allows them to carry out cybercrime as long as they don't target Russia. President Biden is expected to question the Russian president on Wednesday over the recent cyberattacks. See more stories on Insider's business page. The number of cyberattacks carried out against the US has increased recently, and the online p...
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QAnon Is, Somehow, About to Get Worse, FBI Warns

QAnon, the rabidly pro-Donald Trump conspiracy theory and future of the GOP, may have been seriously wounded by its godhead’s failure to ascend to transcendent levels of power this year. But they haven’t gone away, and the FBI and Department of Homeland Security are warning Congress that disaffected believers may even…Read more...
Tags: Politics, Science, Congress, Articles, Joe Biden, Fbi, Gop, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Trumpism, Alt Right, Christopher Wray, Christopher Davis, Martin Heinrich, Fake News, 8chan


United States: DHS Issues Final Rule To Remove Vacated H-1B Rule - Klasko

The Department of Homeland Security issued a final rule, effective May 19, 2021, that removes an interim final rule issued in October 2020 and later vacated by a federal district court...
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Major cyberattacks have rocked the US, and there are 'a lot of different ways that ransomware actors can disrupt everyone's lives,' experts say

Out of service fuel nozzles are covered in plastic on a gas pump at a gas station in Waynesville, North Carolina, after a gasoline supply crunch caused by the Colonial Pipeline hack Reuters A number of prominent cyberattacks on US institutions have made headlines so far in 2021. Hackers targeted a major gas provider in April and the world's largest meat producer in May. Sometimes, experts say, hackers are after ransom, but in other cases intended to steal information. See more stories ...
Tags: Florida, Politics, New York, News, Nbc, Microsoft, White House, China, Russia, New York City, US, Trends, Iran, Fbi, United States, Cyberattack


Biden admin dismantles VOICE, Trump office for reporting crimes by immigrants

The Biden administration has dismantled and replaced a Department of Homeland Security office created during the Trump presidency to...
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Northern New England Reps Urge US-Canadian Border Reopening

The U.S. representatives from Northern New England are urging the Department of Homeland Security to safely reopen the U.S.-Canadian border, noting that Canadian tourists are vital contributors to the region’s economy.
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Cops Are Using Facebook to Target Line 3 Pipeline Protest Leaders, New Documents Reveal

Protests against Enbridge’s Line 3 have been ramping up in Minnesota—and so has the response from authorities. A video went viral this week of a Department of Homeland Security helicopter sandblasting protesters following mass arrests. But some police tactics are far less visible while causing long-term hardship.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Minnesota, Articles, Environmentalism, Department Of Homeland Security, Environmental Justice, Mississippi River, Enbridge, Minnesota Public Radio, Aitkin County, Dakota Access Pipeline, Oil Pipelines, Winona LaDuke, QAnon, Pipelines In Canada


The Trump administration took more than 3,900 kids from their parents. More than half remain separated.

A volunteer with pro-immigration group Families Belong Together, attaches one of 600 teddy bears to a chainlink cage which 'representing the children still separated as a result of U.S. immigration policies' on the National Mall November 16, 2020 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images A total of 3,913 migrant children were separated by the Trump administration, DHS said Tuesday. Of them, just 1,786 have been reunited with their parents, the department said. President Joe ...
Tags: Politics, Cbs News, White House, Asylum, Americas, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Dhs, Family Separation, United States, Washington Dc, Aclu, Migrants, Nebraska, El Salvador


Stuck in a ‘bureaucratic mess,’ deported veteran fights for citizenship interview on U.S. soil

For more than two years, a 53-year-old decorated Marine Corps veteran deported to Mexico in 2008 for a drunken driving conviction has been caught up in a governmental Catch-22 as he struggles to become a U.S. citizen. Twice in 2020, U.S. Customs and Immigration Service officials scheduled Hector Ocegueda-Rivera for required naturalization interviews in Los Angeles. In both instances, Department of Homeland Security denied him entry into the U.S., including once when Border Patrol agents turned h...
Tags: Florida, News, California, Mexico, Immigration, US, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Military, Veterans, United States, Marine Corps, Marines, Long Beach, Bill


US deploys border authorities to Cancun to spot migrants posing as tourists, sources say

US border authorities have been deployed to assist Mexican immigration officials in spotting travelers arriving in Cancun, Mexico, with the intention of continuing to the US southern border, according to two Department of Homeland Security officials.
Tags: US, Cnn, Department Of Homeland Security, Cancun, CANCUN Mexico


Biden's Task Force Identified More Than 3,900 Immigrant Children Who Were Separated From Their Families Under Trump

"Our efforts to reunify every family continue," a senior Department of Homeland Security official said.
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Dear Sophie: How does International Entrepreneur Parole work for startup founder immigration?

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Share on Twitter Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the Year in California for Entrepreneur Immigration Services.” She connects people with the businesses and opportunities that expand their lives. More posts by this contributor Dear Sophie: Any unique immigration strategies for quick hiring? Dear...
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Advocates in US Push New Efforts to Bring Back Deportees

With President Joe Biden in office, advocates are pushing new campaigns and proposals to bring back immigrants they believe were unfairly deported from the U.S. One of them urges creating a centralized Department of Homeland Security office to consider requests from deported immigrants trying to reunite with their families in the United States.
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White supremacist groups could attack Tulsa race massacre anniversary events, Department of Homeland Security warns

A mural commemorating the 1921 Tulsa race massacre painted on the side of Mad Dog Liquors June 18, 2020 in Tulsa, Oklahoma Win McNamee/Getty Images Monday will mark 100 years since the Tulsa race massacre destroyed "Black Wall Street." Several events will take place over the weekend, including a visit by President Joe Biden. White supremacists could target the commemorative events in racially charged attacks, the DHS warned. See more stories on Insider's business page. Monday will mark...
Tags: Politics, News, Nbc News, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Dhs, Racism, News UK, John Legend, Oklahoma, Department Of Homeland Security, Cnbc, Tulsa, US Department of Homeland Security, Franklin


San Jose wasn't alerted that feds once detained rail yard killer for terrorist books, hateful writings, DA says

The Department of Homeland Security never notified local authorities after they stopped the San Jose gunman in 2016 with books on terrorism and writings detailing his hatred of the rail yard that he later attacked, the local DA told USA TODAY.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Homeland Security says commemorations of Tulsa race massacre could be target for White supremacists, but there is no specific threat

The Department of Homeland Security issued a bulletin warning that events associated with the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa race massacre could be targets for racial violence, according to a source familiar with the warning.
Tags: Cnn, Homeland Security, Department Of Homeland Security, Tulsa


The Latest: DHS Says No Passport Plans, Clarifying Mayorkas

The Department of Homeland Security says there won’t be any federal vaccination database nor any mandate that requires people to get a single vaccination credential.
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Biden administration plans to speed up court cases for migrant families

The Biden administration plans to speed up court cases for recently arrived migrant families who are seeking asylum, the Department of Homeland Security announced Friday.
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San Jose gunman expressed hatred for his workplace in notes discovered years ago, official says

The gunman who authorities say killed nine coworkers in San Jose, California, had a hatred for his workplace that he expressed in notes discovered when he was searched almost five years ago, a Department of Homeland Security official told CNN on Thursday.
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Homeland Security says commemorations of Tulsa race massacre could be target for White supremacists

The Department of Homeland Security issued a bulletin warning that events associated with the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa race massacre could be targets for racial violence, according to a source familiar with the warning.
Tags: Cnn, Homeland Security, Department Of Homeland Security, Tulsa


DHS says commemorations of Tulsa race massacre could be target for White supremacists

The Department of Homeland Security issued a bulletin warning that events associated with the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa race massacre could be targets for racial violence, according to a source familiar with the warning.
Tags: News, Dhs, Stories, Department Of Homeland Security, Tulsa


ACLU urges Biden administration to offer Covid-19 vaccine to detained immigrants

The American Civil Liberties Union is urging the Biden administration to provide Covid-19 vaccine access to immigrants in detention, citing the rapid spread of coronavirus in congregate settings, according to a letter sent to the Department of Homeland Security and obtained by CNN.
Tags: Cnn, Aclu, Biden, Department Of Homeland Security, American Civil Liberties Union, COVID


New directive will require pipelines to follow cybersecurity rules

The Department of Homeland Security on Thursday will mandate that critical pipeline operators comply with several cybersecurity measures, including reporting cybersecurity incidents to the department within 12 hours, according to DHS officials.
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New DHS directive will require critical pipelines to comply with federal cybersecurity measures

The Department of Homeland Security on Thursday will mandate that critical pipeline operators comply with several cybersecurity measures, including reporting cybersecurity incidents to the department within 12 hours, according to DHS officials.
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DHS To Issue First Cybersecurity Regulations for Pipelines After Colonial Hack

The Department of Homeland Security is moving to regulate cybersecurity in the pipeline industry for the first time in an effort to prevent a repeat of a major computer attack that crippled nearly half the East Coast's fuel supply this month -- an incident that highlighted the vulnerability of critical infrastructure to online attacks. From a report: The Transportation Security Administration, a DHS unit, will issue a security directive this week requiring pipeline companies to report cyber inci...
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DHS to mandate pipeline companies report cybersecurity breaches

The Department of Homeland Security plans to issue a "security directive" in the coming days that would require pipeline companies to report cyberattacks to the federal government, a shift from the current system of voluntary reporting, according to a source familiar with the plans.
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DHS will reportedly introduce the US's first cybersecurity regulations after the Colonial Pipeline hack revealed the fragility of American infrastructure

A woman fills gas cans at a Speedway gas station on May 12, 2021 in Benson, North Carolina. Americans panic-bought fuel after the Colonial Pipeline shutdown caused shortages in the southeast. Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images The Department of Homeland Security will require pipeline companies to report cyberattacks. More mandatory rules will be announced soon - the agency has offered only voluntary guidance in the past. The Colonial Pipeline hack highlighted the country's need to safe...
Tags: Post, News, Washington Post, US, Trends, Dhs, Cybersecurity, Fbi, Regulation, Tsa, Department Of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration, Speedway, Sean Rayford Getty, Tech Insider, Colonial Pipeline


DHS will reportedly introduce the US' first cybersecurity regulations after the Colonial Pipeline hack revealed the fragility of American infrastructure

A woman fills gas cans at a Speedway gas station on May 12, 2021 in Benson, North Carolina. Americans panic-bought fuel after the Colonial Pipeline shutdown caused shortages in the southeast. Photo by Sean Rayford/Getty Images The Department of Homeland Security will require pipeline companies to report cyber attacks. More mandatory rules will be announced soon - the agency has offered only voluntary guidance in the past. The Colonial Pipeline hack highlighted the country's need to saf...
Tags: Post, News, Washington Post, US, Trends, Dhs, Cybersecurity, Fbi, Regulation, Tsa, Department Of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration, Speedway, Sean Rayford Getty, Tech Insider, Colonial Pipeline