Here are some of the key stories CNBC is following this hour.
"The district court therefore erred in entering an injunction barring enforcement of the order," the Justice Department argued.
"We welcome the changes your administration has made in recent days in how the Department of Homeland Security will implement the Executive Order," according to a draft of the letter. On Jan. 27, Trump issued an executive order imposing a 90- day ban affecting citizens from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen and a 120- day bar on all refugees.
The Trump administration wants to revamp a program designed to counter all violent ideologies so that it focuses solely on Islam.
WHITE HOUSE WILL ORDER HOMELAND SECURITY DEPARTMENT TO ENGAGE ON CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE- OFFICIAL.
John Stewart, Cisco chief security officer, talks about the top security concerns executives are discussing as cyber protection becomes a larger part of corporate business planning.
Ari Fleischer, former White House Press Secretary, shares his thoughts on the markets and tax reform.
You need to have a mix of moxie and drive, says Ari Fleischer, former White House Press Secretary, sharing his thoughts on the speed at which Trump is implementing his agenda and why he may have acted too quickly signing an executive order on refugee ban.
James Carafano, The Heritage Foundation, weighs in on the way the Trump administration implemented the immigration ban.
James Carafano, The Heritage Foundation, discusses President Trump's executive order on refugees. This is 'marginally' tougher that Obama's visa policies for those seven countries, says Carafano.
"This executive order is one we do not support," CEO Jeff Bezos said in an email.
While no countries are specifically named in the order, it refers to a statute that would apply to seven Muslim-majority nations: Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia, Yemen and Iraq. There is an exception for certain types of visas, including for diplomats and the United Nations. The temporary halt is aimed at giving the Department of Homeland Security, the State...
While no countries are specifically named in the order, it refers to a statute that would apply to seven Muslim-majority nations: Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia, Yemen and Iran. There is an exception for certain types of visas, including for diplomats and the United Nations. The temporary halt is aimed at giving the Department of Homeland Security, the State...
Trump two executive orders aimed at strengthening the U.S. response to terrorism both home and abroad, NBC News reports.
The wall that Trump has described costs at least $20 billion and Homeland Security does not have those funds, says Jeffrey Wright at Eurasia Group.
Former Rep. Pete Hoekstra, (R-Mich.), shares his thoughts on reports Russia had information on Donald Trump and comments the president-elect made about the Russian leader.
Former staffer to CIA director, Jeremy Bash of Beacon Global Strategies, provides insight to unsubstantiated reports Russia has information on Donald Trump.
The Food and Drug Administration and the Department of Homeland Security said that St. The patch that Abbott began pushing out to patients on Monday addresses vulnerabilities that present the greatest risk to patients and prevent hackers from accessing the device, said FDA spokeswoman Angela Stark. "The FDA has maintained this focus on addressing patient...
The Obama administration leaves with progress in the terror war but cyberthreats are on the rise, according to the Homeland Security chief
WASHINGTON, Jan 3- In a wide-ranging request for documents and analysis, President-elect Donald Trump's transition team asked the Department of Homeland Security last month to assess all assets available for border wall and barrier construction. A spokeswoman for the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection declined to...