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(Washington, DC) -- House Republican leaders are proposing a three week extension of funding for the Department of Homeland Security. A senior aide to California Congressman Darrell Issa said that House Speaker John Boehner made the proposal and it could be voted on as soon as...
(Oxnard, CA) -- No charges will be filed at this time against the truck driver arrested in connection with this week's Metrolink commuter train derailment in Oxnard, California. The crash sent dozens of people to the hospital.
(New York, NY) -- Today is the 22nd anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing. President of the 9-11 Memorial and Museum, Joe Daniels, took part in a ceremony by the footprints of the North Tower today in New York City. Family members placed flowers over the names of...
(Washington, DC) -- Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says nearly 200-thousand DHS employees will be forced to work without pay if Congress does not resolve a funding dispute. DHS funding is set to expire at week's end. In a news briefing at FEMA, Johnson warned that...
(Oxon Hill, MD) -- GOP presidential hopefuls are in the spotlight at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, which got underway Thursday outside Washington, DC. During a Q&A session, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said someone should talk tough with the...
(Washington, DC) -- The FCC is voting yes on new net neutrality rules. White House spokesman Josh Earnest got word of the vote during his daily press briefing. The agency approved the regulations in a three-to-two vote. The new rules classify broadband Internet as a common...
(Washington, DC) -- White House spokesman Josh Earnest says the funding dispute over the Department of Homeland Security has come down to a dispute between Republican leaders in the House and Senate. DHS funding runs out at week's end without congressional action. Earnest said...
(Washington, DC) -- The FCC is voting yes on new net neutrality rules. Chairman Tom Wheeler called for the vote after himself advocating for an open Internet. The agency approved the regulations in a three-to-two vote. The new rules classify broadband Internet as a common...
(Washington, DC) -- FCC commissioners are weighing in on net neutrality. Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel spoke today ahead of the agency's vote on Internet regulation, saying she supports an open Internet. Net neutrality would require Internet service providers to all traffic...