US Ports May Be Open to Cyberthreats

According to a report written by Cmdr. Joseph Kramek, who serves in the Coast Guard Office of Congressional Affairs, US ports are wide open to a cyberattack. Read more »

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Congress paid $17 million in workplace violation settlements

The federal Office of Compliance has paid more than $17 million over the last 20 years to resolve claims of sexual harassment, pay disputes and other workplace violations filed by congressional employees.
28 min 17 sec ago

Democrats press Homeland Security pick on immigration issues

A group of Senate Democrats is pressing President Donald Trump's choice to lead the Homeland Security Department to endorse bipartisan legislation to shield from deportation thousands of young immigrants brought to the U.S. as young children and living here illegally.
30 min 3 sec ago

Two soldiers rip Chargers for cropping 'San Diego' from photo

The Los Angeles Chargers edited a photo of Army soldiers — including cropping out a servicemember and the bottom of the American flag — so they could eliminate “San Diego” from the Chargers flag in the picture.
33 min 7 sec ago

Judge says ex-U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown's case is 'complicated stew'

Still maintaining her innocence and fighting to stay out of prison, former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown and a group of her supporters tried to convince a judge that the collective good of her long political career outweighed 18 felony convictions. Federal prosecutors painted a much different picture.
34 min 12 sec ago

Marine Corps base that could have been an Army base shares a heritage with San Juan Capistrano

If things had worked out differently in the months leading up to World War II, Orange County could have had an Army base for a neighbor instead of Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.
37 min 32 sec ago

As sex scandals topple the powerful: Why not Trump?

"You can do anything," Donald Trump once boasted, speaking of groping and kissing unsuspecting women. Maybe he could, but not everyone can.
45 min 52 sec ago