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Click here for reuse options! Many Swedes on Twitter mocked Trump’s remark. The Swedish embassy in Washington has asked the U.S. State Department for an explanation of a comment made by President Donald Trump that suggested there had been some sort of security incident in Sweden on Friday. Show More Summary
The Swedish embassy in Washington has asked the U.S. State Department for an explanation of a comment made by President Donald Trump that suggested there had been some sort of security incident in Sweden on Friday. The U.S. President...Show More Summary
Blind sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman, the Egyptian-born cleric linked to the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, died Saturday of natural causes in a US prison facility, the Justice Department said. Abdel Rahman was serving a life sentence on several terrorism-related charges at a Federal Medical Center in Butner, North Carolina. Show More Summary
“Even though our department is full of creative people, it can be a little bit hard to get original ideas out of us,” says Lucy White, a senior in the Van Nuys High School choir. “We are teenagers, so we have some self-esteem things,” she explains. Luckily the L.A. Master...
Leaders of the Islamic State group are leaving their Syrian stronghold of Raqa, fleeing in the face of the Arab-Kurd offensive backed by the international coalition, the US Defense Department said Friday. "We are starting to see now that a lot of senior ISIS leaders, a lot of their bureaucrats... Show More Summary
United Health is down 3.76% at $157.50 a share on Friday morning after news that the US Justice Department joined a 2011 lawsuit by a former United Health executive against the health insurer. The lawsuit claims that United Health overcharged...Show More Summary
The United States has issued a new Lebanon travel warning to its citizens, saying it “supersedes the Travel Warning issued on July 29, 2016.” “The Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to Lebanon because of the threats of terrorism, armed clashes, kidnapping, and outbreaks of violence, especially near Lebanon’s borders with Syria […]
Immediately upon assuming office, the Trump administration directed the US Department of Agriculture to take down the extensive records of its publicly funded investigations of animal cruelty in America; now, Americans can only access their own data by paying for expensive, unweildy, and slow Freedom of Information Act requests to the USDA. (more…)
US consumer prices in January rose at their fastest pace in nearly four years, a fresh sign the economy may finally see faster inflation, the Labor Department reported Wednesday. The consumer price index rose 0.6 percent, the third consecutive monthly acceleration and the largest increase since February 2013. Show More Summary
U.S. officials have initiated deportation proceedings against a Mexican immigrant with a work permit who was arrested near Seattle last week, alleging he has gang ties, according to a court filing from the Justice Department on Thursday. Daniel Ramirez Medina, 23, was taken into custody last week...
Institutions in all industry sectors have made significant IT moves into the cloud (which basically means they’ve outsourced their data centers and server infrastructure). Most companies that have transformed their IT departments toShow More Summary
At a press conference Thursday afternoon, President Donald Trump announced Florida International University College of Law Dean R. Alexander Acosta as his next nominee to oversee the US Department of Labor. The decision comes after a...Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 16 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will replace his executive order suspending travel from seven Muslim-majority countries "in the near future," according to a Justice Department court filing on Thursday. Given...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump on Thursday gave an extended and sprawling 77-minute press conference throughout which he had a common target: the news media. After briefly announcing his new pick to lead the US Department of Labor, the president...Show More Summary
(University of Delaware) University of Delaware researcher Shreeram Inamdar has been awarded a $499,500 grant from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to determine if stream-bank legacy sediments are significant sources of nutrients to surface waters and how they may influence microbial processes and nutrient cycling in aquatic ecosystems.
TeleSur | – – Countries opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will meet on Friday for the first time since Donald Trump’s U.S. administration took office. The U.S. Defense Department may recommend…
The Defense Department is considering recommending the US send ground troops into Syria to fight the terrorist group ISIS, according to a source who spoke to CNN. "It's possible that you may see conventional forces hit the ground inShow More Summary
The US Department of Agriculture's sudden removal of thousands of public records relating to animal welfare, supposedly based on a “commitment to being transparent” (see go.nature.com/2ktvzhp), undermines the very purposes of the Animal Welfare Act (see Naturedoi.org/bzg3; 2017). If the department
A naked man who police say punched one employee and bit another at NBC's Washington bureau also breached security at the nearby Department of Homeland Security headquarters. DHS spokesman Scott … Click to Continue »