The House of Representatives has passed funding for the Department of Homeland Security through the end of the year, reports CNBC's John Harwood.» Read More
The sequester may have many Americans experiencing longer delays in major airports across the U.S. due to hiring freezes and overtime elimination.
The State Department gave the Keystone Pipeline a major boost today, and the Department of Homeland Security released 2,000 illegal immigrants facing deportation, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs. Ari Melber, Nation Magazine and Andrew McCarthy, Former Federal Prosecutor, provide perspective.
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano commented on the sequester today. Steve McMahon, Purple Strategies; Former Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX); and Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) discuss whether we can avoid a government shutdown. "This is a time for President Obama to prove he is capable of leading this nation," says Blackburn.
Small businesses are driving the evolution of the cyber security space, with Francis Desouza, Symantec; James Reese, TigerSwan CEO; and CNBC's Eamon Javers.
Oracle said it is preparing an update to address a flaw in its widely used Java software after the U.S. Department of Homeland Security urged computer users to disable the program.
President Obama appointed Vice President Joe Biden to lead an effort to draft policies to reduce gun violence, a call to action after the massacre of 26 people, including 20 children, at a Connecticut elementary school.
Discussing news that the FBI withheld its findings about Petraeus' affair from the White House and congressional leaders, with Homeland Security Committee Chairman Rep. Peter King (R).
A US delegation is heading to Israel to learn more about their security measures — specifically, cybersecurity after several US bank web sites were attacked.
U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano remarks on efforts to recover from Sandy. "This recovery will be as speedy and as efficient as possible," says Napolitano.
In a South Carolina hacker attack, 3.6 million social security numbers were exposed, along with 387,000 debit and credit card numbers. CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details.
Body scanners that display naked images of travelers to screeners are being replaced at major U.S. airports.
Rep Peter King, Chair of House Homeland Security Committee explains why al Qaeda off-shoots remain extremely dangerous, even with Osama bin Laden gone.
Dane Chamorro, director of global risk advisory at Control Risks, tells CNBC, "The biggest concern is the security of the actual systems that Huawei might be selling into the United States and that comes down to transparency and trust."
Using data from USASpending.gov,an OMB website, CNBC.com presents the 10 states that received the most federal dollars per capita in fiscal year 2011.
Security at US embassies and other diplomatic grounds isn't the same worldwide. Protection is paramount, but appearing too fortified can bring risks of its own, the Global Post reports.
Losing a passport is stressful enough, let alone with a business trip fast approaching. Experts share tips on what to do and how to get it replaced quickly.
The Department of Homeland Security is investigating complaints from airport security officers that the behavior detection program is a magnet for racial profiling.
So what are some of the prohibited and restricted items in 2012 Olympic venues? Click ahead for some of the most interesting examples.
Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates answers questions regarding the movie theater shooting in Aurora, Colorado.
Gov. John Hickenlooper (D-CO), addresses last night's movie theater shooting killing 12 people, and injuring 50. "Our hearts are broken as we think about the families and friends of the victims of this senseless tragedy," says Hickenlooper. Aurora Co-Mayor Steven Hogan; Dan Oates, Aurora Police Chief; Carol Chambers Arapahoe County District Attorney; and Jim Yacone, FBI Special Agent, also comment on the crisis and details of the suspect.