Department of Homeland Security


Homeland Official Asks Black Hat Crowd For Trust

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A top Obama administration official says the government and the data security community need to focus on building trust so information about cyber threats can be shared between them for the greater […]

CBS Las Vegas–08/06/2015

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Study: Data Lacking About The True State Of Border Security

A new study found that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s inconsistent reporting of data can lead to a skewed perception of the state of border security.


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Las Vegas Fire Dept Gets Grant $

$6.3 million will allow hiring 20 new firefighters


Actor Aaron Paul holding up a baggie of Blue Meth from "Breaking Bad." (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)

Feds: Blue Meth Seen In New Mexico

Reality in the illegal drug world is mimicking fiction.


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ACLU Files Complaint Against Border Patrol In Ariz.

The American Civil Liberties Union is seeking a federal government probe into allegations of constitutional rights violations by U.S. Border Patrol agents in Arizona.


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Nevada Receives $3.4 Million Homeland Security

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval will decide later this week what to do with more than $3.4 million in grant money from the federal Department of Homeland Security.


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House Denies Anti-Terrorism Funds For Las Vegas

An amendment to help restore federal funding for homeland security in Las Vegas and other cities has failed to win passage.


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Vegas-Area Officials Fighting For Terrorism Funds

Las Vegas-area elected officials are calling for federal funding administrators to reconsider the ranking the Clark County area is set to receive in a Homeland Security funding formula.


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Opinion: Republicans Stoke Racial Resentment And Divide The Country

Mitt Romney seems to be drinking the same Kool-Aid as some of his nuttiest supporters. Mitt Romney is silent… and occasionally joins in as his endorsers make increasingly outrageous statements against the president.


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DHS Launches New Immigration Program

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing for the first time details on how illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children can apply to avoid deportation and receive a work permit.