FCC Chair Wants to Make Foreign Robocalls, Caller ID Spoofing Illegal

"Call center fraudsters often pretend to be calling from trusted organizations and use pressure tactics to steal from Americans.  We must attack this problem with every tool we have.  With these new rules, we’ll close the loopholes that hamstring law enforcement when they try to pursue international scammers and scammers using text messaging.”

CBP Agriculture Specialists at Mail Facility Seize Suspected Hatching Eggs

It is the third package with hatching eggs intercepted recently under similar circumstances. Hatching eggs are of concern to CBP due to their ability to carry highly contagious diseases such as Exotic Newcastle Disease. 

Fmr State Dept Employee Sentenced for Conspiring with Chinese Agents

Candace Claiborne received tens of thousands of dollars in benefits from 2 Chinese agents in exchange for Internal State Department documents.

VA extends Agent Orange presumption to ‘Blue Water Navy’ Veterans

Eligible Veterans may now be entitled to disability compensation benefits The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is preparing to process Agent Orange exposure claims...

CBP Intercepts Pesky Pest in Peonies

LITTLE KNOWN FACT: On a typical day in fiscal year 2018, CBP agriculture specialist discovered 319 pests at U.S. ports of entry and 4,552 materials for quarantine; plant, meant, animal byproduct, and soil.

Federal Government Conducts Unprecedented Seizure of Massive Cargo Ship After Finding Almost 20 Tons...

“A seizure of a vessel this massive is complicated and unprecedented – but it is appropriate because the circumstances here are also unprecedented.  We found nearly 20 tons of cocaine hidden on this ship."

MAP MONDAY: States With the Most Sex Offenders Per Capita

Which states have the highest numner of convicted sex offenders per capita? Security site ASecureLife recently conducted an analysis of all 50 states to determine...

VA overhauls religious and spiritual symbol policies to protect religious liberty

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently revised its directives permitting religious literature, symbols and displays at VA facilities to protect religious liberty...

Report: 74% of U.S. Housing Markets Not Affordable For Average Wage Earners

Home Prices Outpacing Wages in 40 percent of U.S. Housing Markets; Home Prices Less Affordable Than Historic Average in 61 Percent of Local Markets A...

CBP Agriculture Specialists Intercept Rare Pest, First In Florida Discovery

Eciton are a type of New World army ant with potential to cause devastation to ecosystems if left unchecked.