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  • Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser and White House posts. A civil engineer by training, the Texan joined the world's largest energy company in 1975 and led several of its operations in the United States as well as in Yemen, Thailand and Russia. DEFENSE SECRETARY: JAMES MATTIS Mattis is a retired Marine general...

  • Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser and White House posts. A civil engineer by training, the Texan joined the world's largest energy company in 1975 and led several of its operations in the United States as well as in Yemen, Thailand and Russia. DEFENSE SECRETARY: JAMES MATTIS Mattis is a retired Marine general...

  • During the holiday season, even as money and gifts have flowed into the area from relatives working in the United States, residents have fretted about what a Trump presidency will mean for them and family members working in the United States. During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump said he would stop allowing wire transfers of money out of the United...

  • 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...

  • During the holiday season, even as money and gifts have flowed into the area from relatives working in the United States, residents have fretted about what a Trump presidency will mean for them and family members working in the United States. During his presidential campaign, Donald Trump said he would stop allowing wire transfers of money out of the United...

  • President Obama speaks at a press conference

    Obama is under pressure to help hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the U.S. as children who could face deportation.

  • Dec 29- It may take a while but the stock market will eventually catch up with the bond market in figuring out the implications of de-globalization. "The breed of populism spreading across the world today seems defined in particular by an increasingly inward focus, at the expense of trade and immigration," wrote Eric Lascelles, Eric Savoie and Daniel Chornous of...

  • German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for a news conference in Berlin, Germany, December 20, 2016, one day after a truck ploughed into a crowded Christmas market in the German capital.

    Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group, provides insight to Germany's immigration policies.

  • A man holds a German flag as migrants and refugees protest for the opening of borders near the Greek village of Idomeni, where thousands are stranded on March 7, 2016.

    Controversy continues to swirl around migration in Germany.

  • President-elect Donald Trump has named Tom Bossert as White House homeland security adviser, the transition team said in a statement on Tuesday. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser and White House posts. A civil engineer by training, the Texan joined the world's largest energy company in 1975 and led several of...

  • President-elect Donald Trump has named Tom Bossert as White House homeland security adviser, the transition team said in a statement on Tuesday. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser and White House posts. A civil engineer by training, the Texan joined the world's largest energy company in 1975 and led several of...

  • President-elect Donald Trump has named Tom Bossert as White House homeland security adviser, the transition team said in a statement on Tuesday. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser and White House posts. A civil engineer by training, the Texan joined the world's largest energy company in 1975 and led several of...

  • Amos Yee, Singaporean teenage blogger.

    Amos Yee was detained Dec. 16 and remains in custody "pending federal immigration court proceedings, immigration officials say.

  • While the nation continues to focus on illegal immigration as a controversial political issue, every Friday in New York City alone, approximately 500 citizens from around the world officially become Americans after taking an oath at a brief ceremony run by the Department of Homeland Security.

    The agency that processes immigrant requests imposed price hikes on immigration applications for the first time in six years.

  • Border Patrol Station

    "It's a 14th-century solution to a 21st-century problem," Rep. Henry Cuellar told The New York Times.

  • President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named Peter Navarro, an economist who has pushed a hard line on China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said in a statement. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser, White House chief of staff, directors of the White House National...

  • President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named Peter Navarro, an economist who has pushed a hard line on China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said in a statement. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser, White House chief of staff, directors of the White House National...

  • President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday named Peter Navarro, an economist who has pushed a hard line on China, to head a newly formed White House National Trade Council, the transition team said in a statement. Senate confirmation is required for all the posts except national security adviser, White House chief of staff, directors of the White House National...

  • ZURICH, Dec 21- The Swiss government began untangling a legal mess on Wednesday over how to handle immigration from the European Union after parliament's adoption of a law at odds with a constitutional amendment requiring quotas for EU citizens. The new law, passed by parliament on Friday, gives local people first crack at open jobs, skirting voters' demand in a...

  • Mourners light candles at the entrance to a Christmas market in Berlin, Germany, close to where a lorry ploughed through crowds and killed 12 people on December 19, 2016.

    The United Kingdom and France have both pledged to raise security measures following Monday's attack on a Christmas market in Berlin.