The TSA has been keeping tabs on certain American citizens while they fly, according to an investigative report in the Boston Globe. The domestic surveillance program keeps track of Americans who may not be on any terror watch list themselves or even suspected of a crime.
Arizona’s trading relationship with Mexico has led to billions of dollars in economic impact. A key component of that trade is the ability of commercial trucks to cross the border in an efficient way — and any kind of slowdown would be an unwelcome challenge.
For years, the federal government agency in charge of securing the U.S.-Mexico border has tried to fill its ranks. But the slow hiring process was further choked by unqualified applicants. Now a new audit shows some of the problems plaguing Customs and Border Protection.
Paul Manafort’s trial is scheduled to begin in Virginia, as the former Trump campaign chairman is facing charges for several financial crimes. These charges against Manafort include tax fraud and bank fraud based on his financial dealings in Ukraine.