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ENERGY – Historically Unstable “Tesla” AC Power Ignites NYC Blue Sky ARC FLASH at Edison Station

New York, NY: - ConEdison Power reports "There was a brief electrical fire at our substation on 20th Avenue & 32nd Street in Astoria this evening, which caused a transmission dip in the area. All power lines serving the area are in service and the system is stable. " New…
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ICE removes Taiwanese exchange student who threatened to shoot up school

PHILADELPHIA, PA: USICE — Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers removed a citizen of Taiwan who was sentenced after pleading guilty to one count of being an alien in possession of ammunition, following a Homeland Security Investigations Philadelphia, investigation with the assistance of the Upper…
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New York Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide and Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Adam Raishani, aka “Saddam Mohamed Raishani,” 32, of the Bronx, New York, pleaded guilty to attempting to provide and conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization. Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers and Attorney Geoffrey…
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Man Made and Natural Disaster AWARENESS-PREPAREDNESS-RESILIENCY

MAIL BOMBS – FBI Director Christopher Wray’s Remarks Regarding Arrest of Cesar Sayoc in Suspicious Package Investigation

As the attorney general has confirmed, we have arrested Cesar Sayoc in connection with this investigation. As our investigation is still ongoing, I may not be able to answer questions about his background or about his motive. What I can say is that this was a nationwide investigation of enormous…
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Governor Cuomo Directs Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of Victims of Schoharie Limo Crash – Operator of Prestige Limo taken into custody

 NEW YORK STATE POLICE release - State Police have charged Nauman Hussain with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the deadly limousine crash on Saturday, October 6, 2018. Albany, NY: Office of the Governor release - Flags to Be Flown at Half-Staff Beginning on Thursday, October 11 Until Interment. Governor Cuomo: "The…
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Department of Homeland Security Launches First National Awareness Day

WASHINGTON— Today, the Department of Homeland Security will proudly host the national “If You See Something, Say Something®” Awareness Day. The “If You See Something, Say Something®” campaign is calling on citizens and national public and private-sector partners to participate in activities related to the campaign, including: Learning what suspicious…
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Presidential Notice Regarding the Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Certain Terrorist Attacks

Washington, DC: from the President of the United States, Donald Trump.  Consistent with section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act, 50 1622(d), I am continuing for 1 year the national emergency previously declared on September 14, 2001, in Proclamation 7463, with respect to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001,…
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ICE returns Romanian national convicted of providing support to a foreign terrorist organization

NEW YORK – A Romanian national and weapons trafficker, convicted of conspiring to kill officers and employees of the government, and providing material support to a foreign terrorist organization, was returned to his home country Tuesday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) deportation officers. This…
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FIFTY COLLEGE STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN NY HOPE DISASTER RESPONSE EXERCISE AT STATE PREPAREDNESS TRAINING CENTER

The New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services, in partnership with the University at Albany College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity (CEHC), today announced it will host this year’s NY Hope Disaster Response exercise for 50 college students at the State Preparedness Training Center, August…
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ICE arrests 65 during Operation Cross Check in New York City and Long Island

NEW YORK – Officers from Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 65 during a 5-day period, ending July 20 in New York City, and on Long Island. During the operation, ICE’s ERO arrested 65 individuals for violating immigration laws. 64 of those arrested, had been previously removed from the…
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