Articles tagged “department of homeland security”

Laptop Ban May Not Be Expanded, Homeland Security Boss Hints

Laptop Ban May Not Be Expanded, Homeland Security Boss Hints

Alicia A. Caldwell, Associated Press

Is it necessary for the DHS Secretary to deliberate so much in public? He seems to change his statements week by week. Enough, already.

2 years ago

Laptop Ban on European Flights Might Not Happen, Report Says

Laptop Ban on European Flights Might Not Happen, Report Says

Brian Sumers, Skift

It's starting to look like an electronics ban on flights from Europe to the United States may not be imminent. But no one outside of government knows for sure — not even airlines.

2 years ago

Proposal to Screen Tourists’ Social Media Accounts in U.S. Presents Challenges

Proposal to Screen Tourists’ Social Media Accounts in U.S. Presents Challenges

Dan Peltier, Skift

Who in their right mind wants to waste government workers' time and sanity to screen the social media accounts of tens of millions of visitors every year when there are home-grown wack-jobs spouting even more dangerous things every day?

3 years ago

5 Homeland Security Priorities to Enhance Safety and Keep the Lines Moving

5 Homeland Security Priorities to Enhance Safety and Keep the Lines Moving

Hannah Sampson, Skift

Will this list make passengers waiting in long airport lines feel any better? It's doubtful, but maybe some new solutions will emerge.

3 years ago