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UK Asking US Authorities Why British Muslims Are Being Denied Entry to US
British officials are asking US authorities to explain why a number of British Muslim passengers have been stopped from boarding flights to the United States, a Downing Street spokesman told ABC News. A British Muslim family gearing up for a trip to Los Angeles to visit relatives had their visa
What Congress Has Included In Its Massive Spending and Tax Bills
Before it adjourns for the year, Congress is poised to pass a pair of massive spending bills that would lift a 40-year ban on crude oil exports, require visas for foreigners who traveled to Syria and other countries and authorize funding for 9/11 responders. Also among the items included in the
Top House Republican Michael McCaul Fears Terror-Linked Individuals Targeting US Refugee Program
U.S. intelligence officials believe individuals linked to terror groups in Syria have tried to enter the United States as refugees, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul said in a national security address today. McCaul’s comments were sourced to an unclassified letter from the
President Obama's To-Do List for Congress: Mostly Dead-on-Arrival
While he didn’t announce any new policies last night, President Obama did outline his wish list for Congress. Just one item -- the visa waiver overhaul – is likely to see action on Capitol Hill. Here’s a look at where things stand. REQUEST: “Congress should act to make sure no one on a no-fly list
Obama: Terrorism an 'Evolving Threat' U.S. Will Overcome
President Obama said terrorism is an "evolving threat" but that the U.S. will be able to overcome it, speaking to the nation in a primetime address Sunday. "The threat from terrorism is real, we will overcome it," Obama said. "We will destroy ISIL and any other organization that tries to harm us."
President Obama Reveals New Strategy Against ISIS
The president outlined steps taken after San Bernardino shooting and urged Congress to act on gun control measures.
President Obama Lays Out Strategy for Fighting ISIS
The Commander-in-Chief discussed what we should and shouldn't do in response to terrorism.
Obama Administration Tightens Visa Waiver Program in Wake of Paris Terror Attacks
The Obama administration said it will tighten its visa waiver program to prevent foreign fighters from entering the U.S. in the wake of the Paris attacks two weeks ago, the White House announced today. "We’re doing everything we can to ensure that the threat of foreign fighters or individuals who
What's on the Agenda for Congress as It Gears Up for Holidays
Congress is back in session today with only several weeks to run through a list of legislative items -- including a must-pass spending bill that could be caught up in the fight over Syrian refugees . Here are some of the items on the legislative agenda and why they matter. HIGHWAY BILL Congress has