Officials within the Trump administration recently rejected a draft report by the Department of Health and Human Services that found that refugees resettled in the US contributed an estimated $63 billion more in federal, state, and local...Show More Summary
(Photo: Rex Features via AP Images) Patrick Pizzella testifies before the United States Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions on his nomination as Deputy US Secretary of Labor on Capitol Hill. W hen, amid scandal...Show More Summary
Authored by Soeren Kern via The Gatestone Institute, "It's not clear to me why the Secretary of State wishes to at once usurp the powers of the Congress and then to derail his boss's rapprochement with the Israeli government." — Foreign...Show More Summary
Hold onto your hats and start practicing your best and loudest squees, because the Department of Impossible Cuteness has a real doozy for us today. Whether or not you actively like, fear, or are completely indifferent about spiders, these macro photos reveal that spooders have extra-adorable feets. Show More Summary
The US Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration has announced a new $55 million grant program that will see funding provided to various regional transit organizations for the purchase of low- and no-emissions buses...Show More Summary
The U.S. Justice Department on Monday said it would appeal a court order blocking President Donald Trump’s executive order that sought to restrict federal funds for so-called sanctuary cities. U.S. District Judge William Orrick III of San Francisco earlier this year ruled...
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction, with rates on six-month bills rising to their highest level since in nearly nine years. The Treasury Department auctioned $42 … Click to Continue »
ON SEPTEMBER 14th, Rex Tillerson, the secretary of state, presented the outline of a reform plan for the State Department and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to the Office of Management and Budget.
Mexican soccer star Rafael Marquez is back with his club more than a month after the U.S. Treasury Department named him on a sanctions list for alleged drug trafficking ties. … Click to Continue »
Mexican soccer star Rafael Marquez has returned to his team more than a month after the U.S. Treasury Department named him on a sanctions list for alleged drug trafficking ties
The U.S. is considering closing its embassy in Cuba after staffers suffered health problems the State Department blames on a mysterious sonic attack. “We have it under evaluation,” Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday on CBS’s Face the Nation. Twenty-one staffers at the...
The U.S. Department of Justice said on Monday it has decided not to pursue federal civil rights charges against the former St. Louis policeman whose acquittal on murder charges in the 2011 shooting death of black man sparked three days of violent protests this weekend. The decision was disclosed on...
The US Department of Justice has reportedly opened a criminal investigation into three top Equifax officials for possible insider trading, two sources tell Bloomberg. The three officials—Chief Financial Officer John Gamble, President of U.S. Show More Summary
(DOE/Brookhaven National Laboratory) Particles emerging from even the lowest energy collisions of small deuterons with large heavy nuclei at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider a US Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility...Show More Summary
The head of the U.S. Department of the Interior urged President Donald Trump to lift restrictions on activities such as logging and mining in or to shrink the footprints of 10 national monuments, according to the Washington Post. The Post, citing a copy of the recommendations, said late on Sunday...
Back in June, we reported that the US Department of Treasury had added Molot-Oruzhie to the sanctions list. As a result, further import of the 12 gauge shotgun based on Kalashnikov’s design as well as any other product that Molot might produce is no longer importable. Show More Summary
The U.S. State Department has approved the sale of 18 F/A-18E/F Super Hornets and associated equipment to Canada as part of a potential deal worth $5.23 billion, according to a September 12 announcement from the U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA). The announcement outlines the potential sale of ten F/A-18Es, eight F/A-18Fs, eight F414-GE-400 engine
Home charging of electric vehicles uses considerably less energy annually in a typical household in the US than home heating or water heating, according to new data from the US Department of Energy (DOE) EV Charging Uses Less EnergyShow More Summary
Dozens of people were arrested after violence erupted at a protest about a white police officer being found not guilty of murder in the fatal shooting of a black man in the US city of St Louis. The Missouri city’s police department said that nine officers had been injured and one was taken to hospital after an injury sustained from a thrown brick. Show More Summary
Hiring picked up in six U.S. states last month, fell in three and was mostly unchanged in 41 states in August. The Labor Department said that the unemployment rate rose … Click to Continue »