The tech industry has made only tepid efforts to combat an explosion of child sexual abuse imagery on the internet

When Kate’s 13-year-old son took up Minecraft and Fortnite, she did not worry. He played in a room where she could keep an eye on him. But about six (...)

It remains to be seen what the ruling by US district court judge Denise Casper  will mean in reality

The Electronic Frontier Foundation says an historic opinion on digital privacy at US borders has been issued. Last week a federal judge ruled that “su(...)

Single-adult male detainees stand inside a holding area inside the Border Patrol station in McAllen, Texas on July12th. Photograph: Veronica G. Cardenas/Reuters

US vice president Mike Pence played down reports of overcrowding and unsanitary conditions at two migrant detention centres in Texas that he visited o(...)

In this handout photo provided by the Office of Inspector General at the US Department of Homeland Security, overcrowding of families is observed at US Border Patrol McAllen Station on June 10th. Photograph:  Office of Inspector General/Department of Homeland Security via Getty Images

As Donald Trump was presiding over a brash, bombastic military parade to celebrate Independence Day – or, more accurately, to indulge his own vanity –(...)

A handout photo made available by the US  Office of the Inspector General  shows overcrowded conditions at the US Border Patrol’s McAllen holding station in McAllen, Texas on June 10th, 2019.

Overcrowded, squalid conditions are more widespread at migrant centres along the southern US border than initially revealed, the department of homelan(...)

Attorney General William Barr testifies before a subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday. Photograph: Erin Schaff/New York Times

A redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election will be released “within a w(...)

Outgoing US Secret Service director Randolph “Tex” Alles was appointed by President Donald Trump to lead the agency in April 2017. Photograph: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/AFP/Getty Images

The White House announced the departure of the head of the Secret Service on Monday, less than 24 hours after the abrupt resignation of homeland secur(...)

The abuse is alleged to have occurred at a GAA ground and at other locations between 2004 and 2009.

An ex-GAA coach accused of over 400 counts of sexual abuse has been extradited to Ireland by the US authorities, the Garda has confirmed. The man, wh(...)

Legal experts give Huawei’s lawsuit little chance of success based on a recent, similar case filed by Moscow-based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab Inc. Photograph: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

Huawei is suing the US government for barring its equipment from certain networks, delivering a legal riposte to American accusations it aids China in(...)

The man was arrested last week by the Department of Homeland Security in the town of Guilderland, a suburb of Albany

An Irishman is due in court in Albany, New York on Friday to face extradition charges over a series of sexual offense allegations in Ireland. The ac(...)

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