The EB-5 Visa Program Allows Thousands of Wealthy Foreigners to Buy Citizenship Each Year

Each year, the government grants green cards to 10,000 rich investors, the vast majority of whom are Chinese. Is this program creating enough jobs to warrant its continuation?

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$460 Million CYBERCOM Contract Coming this Month; ‘Cyber Joint Munitions’ Help Wanted


The first job under the forthcoming contract to outsource all mission support involves a lot of digital munitions-making.

House Committee Mandates New DHS Cyber Strategy


The legislation comes two weeks after a watchdog report on the lack of coordination in the Department of Homeland Security’s cybersecurity efforts.

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Nextgov Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors Inc., introduces the Model X car at the company's headquarters Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015.

Tesla’s New SUV Comes with 'Bioweapon Defense Mode'

It's a James Bond car designed for soccer moms.

Nextgov What would become of the International Space Station if there were weapons in orbit?

Will the Next War Be Fought in Space?

Virtually everyone agrees outer space should remain free of weapons. But will it always be that way?


Hackers Prey on Scottrade Clients, Penetrate Bank Lobbying Giant and Steal from T-Mobile Customers

Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.


Good Governance Key to Good FITARA Implementation

“The idea of good governance is simple and pure -- but not often practiced,” U.S. CIO Tony Scott remarked recently.


For Years, the Pentagon Hooked Everything to the Internet. Now, It’s a ‘Big, Big Problem’

The Internet of Things is supposed to make life easier. For the Pentagon, the quintessential early adopter, it has made life much harder.

Nextgov NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover

Not Your Daddy's Dune Buggy: What We Can Expect From the Next Mars Rover

This vehicle will be similar to the Curiosity Rover -- but better.

Nextgov Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif.

California Lawmaker Wants New ‘Cyber Hygiene’ Standards from NIST, FTC

The act would require the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Homeland Security to develop a list of voluntary best practices to shore up cybersecurity in government and outside.


DHS Gets Its Own Digital Services Team

A founding member of the U.S. Digital Service is leaving to stand up DHS' team, modeled after the White House version.


Review: Finally, a Better Inkjet Printer?

With printers, the technology pretty much hit a plateau and remained stable for years. Until now.