- 2 RI towns to get $410,000 federal port safety grants Updated: Aug-03-15 11:05 am
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Two Rhode Island towns are receiving $410,000 in federal grants to improve maritime security and protect port infrastructure.
- India, Bangladesh swap border enclaves, settle old dispute Updated: Jul-31-15 9:16 pm
NEW DELHI - At the stroke of midnight Friday, tens of thousands of stateless people who were stranded for decades along the poorly defined border between India and Bangladesh will finally get to choose their citizenship, as the two countries swapped more than 150 pockets of land to settle the demarcation line dividing them.
- Lawmakers want Croatia out of Slovenia border arbitration Updated: Jul-29-15 9:04 am
ZAGREB, Croatia - Croatian lawmakers have voted overwhelmingly to withdraw from a border arbitration with Slovenia, dealing further blow to efforts to resolve a longstanding dispute.
- Slovenia appoints ICJ head as arbitration representative Updated: Jul-28-15 12:46 pm
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia - Slovenia's prime minister says his government has appointed the head of the International Court of Justice, Ronny Abraham, as the country's representative in arbitration over a border dispute with Croatia.
- Customs and Border Protection to hold vessel naming ceremony Updated: Jul-23-15 5:41 am
HARRISON TOWNSHIP, Michigan - The U.S. Customs and Border Protection will name three boats after members of the agency who died in the line of duty.
- Helicopter returning from training rescues plane pilot Updated: Jul-20-15 11:18 am
ST. MARTIN ISLAND, Michigan - Authorities say they rescued a man whose small plane crashed into Lake Michigan at a small island off of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
- Paper: Most US-Mexico border smugglers are Americans Updated: Jul-18-15 4:38 pm
PITTSBURGH - The smuggling of migrants across the U.S.-Mexico border relies heavily on American labor, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review found in an eight-month investigation that paints a portrait of the network of smugglers known as "coyotes."
- Top managers at Texas DPS get raises reaching 17 percent Updated: Jul-12-15 4:25 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - A Texas lawmaker is questioning double-digit raises for senior managers at the state's top law enforcement agency because he says it refuses to provide statistics that would help determine the effectiveness of border operations.
- Venezuela to stop buying rice from Guyana amid dispute Updated: Jul-09-15 5:56 pm
GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Venezuela has decided to stop buying much of Guyana's rice crop amid an escalating border dispute between the South American neighbors, the Guyanese finance minister said Thursday.