| May 14, 2012
| 3:47 PM
A Department of Homeland Security report released Monday revealed TSA, the Transportation Security Administration, was not funneling enough information about security breaches at Newark Airport and five, other facilities to a national operations center....
| May 16, 2012
| 11:48 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Commercial air travel is at risk from terrorists who quietly get jobs at airports so that they can attack from within sensitive areas, a senior Homeland Security Department official told lawmakers Wednesday.
There has never been...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:27 AM
A passenger who claimed to have a device surgically implanted inside her triggered the security scare that led to the diversion of a North Carolina-bound jetliner Tuesday, a leading congressman's office said.
Doctors aboard U.S. Airways Flight 787...
| May 23, 2012
| 5:05 AM
BANGOR, Maine -- A passenger who claimed to have a device surgically implanted inside her spurred authorities to divert a North Carolina-bound jetliner to Maine on Tuesday, federal officials said.
Doctors aboard US Airways Flight 787 examined the woman...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 9:45 PM
| Jun 25, 2012
| 6:13 PM
Cairo, Egypt is more than five thousand miles away from Astoria, Queens, but the outcome of Egypt’s first, democratic, presidential election was resonating on Steinway Street Monday. The newly-elected President is Mohammed Morsi, who was the...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Rep. Peter King, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, issued a warning Friday to the federal agency that's cut security funding by 2/3rds to New Jersey and New York in just two years. "There's only so long we can absorb cuts," King said at a...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 7:23 PM
This has not been a good week for Police Commissioner Ray Kelly. He's dealing with the rape allegations against his son Greg on one hand, and calls for his resignation over a controversial anti-Muslim film shown to hundreds of recruits on the other. But...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:48 AM
WASHINGTON -- As officials warn of more Secret Service resignations as soon as Friday stemming from a prostitute scandal in Colombia, one of the former agents allegedly involved joked on Facebook that he checked out former vice presidential candidate...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:39 PM
President Barack Obama called Sunday for a "thorough" and "rigorous" investigation into allegations involving prostitutes and Secret Service agents in Colombia.
Some 11 Secret Service agents and officers are being investigated over preliminary findings...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 11:28 AM
More service members than initially believed were involved in misconduct in Colombia ahead of last weekend's Summit of the Americas, the Pentagon said Monday.
The U.S. military had said five U.S. troops who were working with the Secret Service were under...