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Search and rescue dogs do their job despite travel stress

When disaster strikes, you want the very best tools, functioning at their peak. In the case of catastrophic earthquakes, tornadoes, or even bombings in war zones, those tools are search and rescue dogs. 824 more words

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Estes praises passage of Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act

WASHINGTON D.C. (KSNW – Congressman Ron Estes, R-Kansas, released a statement Thursday following the House’s passage of H.R. 2825, the Department of Homeland Security Authorization Act. 155 more words

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So how does this wall work?

In 2001 I began teaching myself how to recognize mountain lion sign and how to document their presence. My cat education took place south of Tucson, AZ mostly on the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge where I was an intern. 652 more words

Trump administration lifts laptop ban on planes from certain Middle Eastern airports

”The laptop ban is over,” Micah Maidenberg reports for The New York Times. “Passengers flying into the United States from airports in 10 Muslim-majority countries affected by the ban may now take their laptops and other large electronic devices into the cabin with them, the Department of Homeland Security confirmed on Thursday.” 277 more words

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Stricter Screening Guidelines For Passengers Flying Into US

BALTIMORE (WJZ)–¬†There will be more screenings for every single commercial airline passenger flying into the U.S. because the Department of Homeland Security said it’s dealing with an “agile enemy” who’s brought down airliners before. 304 more words

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Travelers coming into America are now seeing beefed-up security

Airlines are starting to implement additional security measures for international flights to the US, potentially meaning even more hassle for travelers.

The security measures apply to roughly 280 airports in 105 countries and do not affect domestic flights, a spokesperson for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) told Quartz. 196 more words

Mexico announces new laptop, tablet security on US flights

(ABC News) —¬†Laptops and tablets on U.S.-bound flights from Mexico will be subjected to heightened carry-on security measures beginning Wednesday at the request of the U.S. 104 more words

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