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Ferries get new scrutiny from government as possible terror targets

...destruction into a port on a shipping container. The Homeland Security Department raised additional concerns last week with a...Myers said. The Coast Guard report and recent Homeland Security Department warning underscore what experts say is a longstanding...
GOP: Stronger borders or no immigration bill

...surveillance and blocking 90 percent of illegal border crossers and would-be crossers in high-entrance areas.The Homeland Security Department would have six months to create a new border-security plan to achieve the 90 percent effectiveness rate...
Boston chief: Wasn't told FBI got Tsarnaev warning

...investigated Tsarnaev after 2011, based on Russia's vague warnings to the FBI and CIA or the discovery by the Homeland Security Department in 2012 that he was traveling to Russia for six months, and whether Justice Department rules intended to protect...
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New rules issued for port, ship security

...threat of terrorism under rules issued by the Homeland Security Department on Tuesday. Much of the cost will be borne...7.3 billion over the next 10 years. The Homeland Security Department has distributed $337 million in grants to...
City receives mobile dispatch center

Although Christmas is more than a month away, the Homeland Security Department has been very good to Juneau this year - recently presenting the city with most of the funding for a $368,615 Mobile Incident...

...attend Head Start, longer lines at airports because of a lack of TSA agents and the latest I heard was that the Homeland Security department was going to be forced to let illegal aliens who were presently in jail, go free. It sounds like some really...
Sen. Kim Elton

...traditional duties of search and rescue, fisheries patrol, port security. ... Now that they are part of the Homeland Security Department their duties have expanded greatly, and what Rep. Bob Lynn (an Anchorage Republican) and I wanted to do...
Former Young aide charged with conspiracy

...providing Abramoff contact information for prospective businesses that would be affected by the creation of the Homeland Security Department, court papers stated. The two men worked out a "two-year plan" in which Abramoff would build a homeland...
This Day in History

...Saddam Hussein was close to developing nuclear weapons. The Senate opened debate on legislation creating a new Homeland Security Department. In 2006, authorities announced the capture of al-Qaida in Iraq's No. 2 leader, Hamed Jumaa Farid al-Saeedi...
This Day in History

...In 2003, Tom Ridge sailed through Senate confirmation hearings on his way to becoming the nation's first Homeland Security Department chief. ? In 2007, a year after disclosure of a domestic spying program that President Bush maintained was...


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