All of the Firearms Pictured Here, Plus Two Sword Canes & More Were Discovered Over the Last Week. See complete lists below.

TSA Finds 86 Firearms in Carryon Bags Last Week (Learn More, Videos)

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents discovered 86 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 86 firearms discovered, 73 were loaded and 24 had a round chambered. Travelers bringing firearms to the checkpoint can be arrested...

LA Wildfires Force Evacuations & Threaten Getty Museum (Multi-Video)

By Benjamin Sutton, Hypoallergenic  One of several wildfires raging in the hills above Los Angeles is “directly across the freeway” from the Getty Center, the main campus of the J. Paul Getty Trust and...

In Jerusalem, Trump Decision Draws Support & Warnings (Multi-Video)

By Gloria Pazmino, Politico President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s official capital and begin the process of moving the U.S. embassy here from Tel Aviv sent ripples across the...
Dabney Kern, CACI Senior Vice President for Homeland and National Defense and is a former executive in DHS, NSC, and Director of the White House Military Office

Executive Order Holds Agency Heads Responsible for Cyber Risks

Guest editorial by Richard Smith, CACI Vice President for Enterprise IT and Dabney Kern, CACI Senior Vice President for Homeland and National Defense  The recently released 2018 federal budget includes an Executive...
“These results are proof of what the men and women of ICE can accomplish when they are empowered to fulfill their mission,” said Thomas Homan, ICE Deputy Director. While 2017 marked a successful year in border security efforts, multiple challenges still remain in providing immigration officials with the tools needed to keep criminals off the streets, eliminate the pull factors for illegal immigration, and remove aliens who have violated our immigration laws from the country.

DHS Reports Progress in Enforcing Laws & Protecting America (Video)

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced its end-of-year immigration enforcement numbers, the results of a year-long return to enforcing the law, upholding the integrity of our lawful immigration system,...
ROBERT W. PATTERSON Acting Administrator Drug Enforcement Administration

DEA Targets Pharmacies in Attack Against Illicit Opioid Trafficking

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Los Angeles Field Division has today, announced Operation Faux Pharmacy, a large-scale, multi-pronged operation aimed at attacking the opioid epidemic by targeting rogue pharmacies throughout southern California, Hawaii...
President Donald Trump congratulates Kirstjen Nielsen, his nominee to be Secretary of Homeland Security. (Image courtesy of Evan Vucci, AP, via Politico and Facebook)

Senate Confirms Kirstjen Nielsen to Lead Homeland Security (Multi-Video)

By Nick Miroff, The Washington Post The Senate voted Tuesday to confirm Kirstjen M. Nielsen as the next secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, installing a close confidant of White House...
Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI)

News on Superconducting Computing Tech for Intel Community (Learn…)

A Raytheon BBN Technologies-led team is developing prototype cryogenic memory arrays and a scalable control architecture under an award from the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) Cryogenic Computing Complexity (C3)...
James 'Bubba' Schmidt was captured by the U.S. Marshals in West Virginia. (Image courtesy of Orrville Police Department)

US Marshals Arrest Wanted Fugitive who Prompted Manhunt (Video)

By Jay Jackman, WMFD .com At approximately 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday, the Wooster Police Department received information that a known fugitive from justice, James Bubba Schmidt was seen at the Wooster Wal-Mart...
In 2000, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Chicago maritime community revived this holiday tradition, bringing in trees from Northern Michigan. Along the way, they stop and float a wreath at the spot where the Rouse Simmons sank. (Image courtesy of the Two Rivers, WI, City Hall and Facebook)

Coast Guard Recreates Christmas Tree Ship after Tragic Sinking in 1912

By Tanda Gmiter, MLive When the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Mackinaw docked at Chicago's Navy Pier this weekend carrying a load of 1,200 Christmas trees from Northern Michigan, it did more than...