National security

Graphic shows monthly U.S. southwest border arrests since 2000; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;
April 05, 2017 - 12:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents and children caught crossing the Mexican border into the United States illegally generally can remain together, the Homeland Security Department said Wednesday, in a partial reversal of previous comments. Secretary John Kelly told a Senate panel that families would not be...
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In this April 1, 2017, photo, a man in Nogales, Ariz., talks to his daughter and her mother who are standing on the other side of the border fence in Nogales, Mexico. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says arrests of people entering the United States illegally across the Mexican border plummeted in March 2017. That's a signal that fewer people are trying to sneak into the U.S. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
April 05, 2017 - 10:29 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says the sharp decline in people crossing the southern border illegally won't continue unless his agency gets the resources needed to secure the border. Kelly says a wall in the right places, will do that job. He told a Senate panel that the...
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April 04, 2017 - 7:57 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department said Tuesday it can't promise that immigrants in the United States illegally won't be arrested if they come forward to report they have been a victim of a crime or a witness to one. The comments by Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan at a news...
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April 04, 2017 - 7:51 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department is making no promises that immigrants in the United States illegally won't be arrested and face possible deportation if they come forward to report they've been a victim of a crime or a witness to one. The comments by Homeland Security spokesman...
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April 04, 2017 - 6:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigations into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 election (all times local): 6:15 p.m. A Democrat on the House intelligence committee says he believes some of President Donald Trump's associates will "end up in jail" when the Russia-related...
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FILE - In this July 7, 2016 file photo, then-National Security Adviser Susan Rice is seen on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. Rice says it's "absolutely false" that the previous administration used intelligence about President Donald Trump's associates for political purposes. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
April 04, 2017 - 5:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Susan Rice, Barack Obama's national security adviser and the latest target for Donald Trump's embattled defenders, firmly denied on Tuesday that she or other Obama officials used secret intelligence reports to spy on Trump associates for political purposes. "Absolutely false,"...
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April 04, 2017 - 5:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of Homeland Security says arrests of people entering the United States illegally across the Mexican border plummeted last month. That's a signal that fewer people are trying to sneak into the U.S. John Kelly says in written testimony submitted to a Senate panel that fewer...
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April 04, 2017 - 4:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of Homeland Security says arrests of people entering the United States illegally across the Mexican border plummeted last month. That's a signal that fewer people are trying to sneak into the U.S. John Kelly says in written testimony submitted to a Senate panel that fewer...
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In this Tuesday, April 4, 2017 photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior, rear left, meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (Saudi Press Agency via AP)
April 04, 2017 - 1:53 pm
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to strengthen bilateral ties and increase trade with the largest Arab economy as it continues to spend heavily on defense and an ongoing war in Yemen. The prime minister arrived in the OPEC powerhouse...
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April 04, 2017 - 1:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on investigations into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 election (all times local): 12:50 p.m. A Republican congressman who's emerged as Russia's top defender on Capitol Hill will meet with President Donald Trump at the White House Tuesday. Ahead of the meeting...
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