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The Department of Justice is asking the Supreme Court to abandon its case against Microsoft over international data privacy. ... The act establishes a legal pathway for the United States to form agreements with other nations that make it easier for law enforcement to collect data stored on foreign soil. email
Colorado Parks and Wildlife Director Bob Broscheid on Tuesday, March 20, accepted a check for $29 million from the U.S. Department of Interior, declaring the funding "critical to CPW's efforts for wildlife conservation, research, habitat preservation" as well as for supporting hunting and fishing programs.

ROCKFORD -- Officials with the U.S. Department of Defense have expressed interest in obtaining office space inside the federal courthouse in Rockford, an official confirmed, a move that could benefit businesses in the Rock River Valley looking to land federal contracts. Shawn Lewellen, U.S. ...
The soldier was identified as Master Sgt. Johnathan J. Dunbar of Austin, Texas. The 36-year-old was seriously injured after a improvised explosive device (IED) detonated in Manbij, Syria, which is located in the northern part of the war-torn country. He later died of his injuries. Dunbar was assigned to ...
Butler said he tied the knot with the Department of Medicine because it "stood out as one that had incredible opportunities and assets to the max." ... The couple has two daughters; Sophia, 10; and Zara 6; they have lived all of their lives in the United States, where their father has resided since 1991.
In a letter sent to staff on Friday, the district says the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights dropped the investigation. The investigation started in 2014 after someone filed a complaint with the Office. It led to multiple visits at Cedar Rapids high, middle and elementary schools, and forced ... Rights

The Department of Veterans Affairs has a $182 billion budget and hundreds of medical facilities and offices across the country. The agency has ... Trained in emergency medicine in the U.S. Navy, Jackson was appointed as a White House physician in 2006 under President George W. Bush. In ...
Exercise Cope West 2018, a Pacific Air Forces-sponsored, bilateral tactical fighter aircraft exercise involving the U.S. and Indonesian air forces, concluded ... this exercise are very important to enhancing security cooperation and advancing the strategic partnership between Indonesia and the United States.
"The No. 1 goal for us is to find a solution," he said. Jeffries said two task forces appointed by Gov. Bruce Rauner have been studying infrastructure investment needs and water management issues at the Veterans Home. She expects the Department of Veterans' Affairs to release a "rough draft" of the task ...
A luncheon was held here March 2 by the leaders of the 18th Wing to show their appreciation for the Key Spouse program and what it does for the base and its personnel. Attendees listen to an announcement during a Key Spouse appreciation luncheon at Kadena Air Base, Japan, March 2, 2018.
The collapse of a merger that was supposed to boost its firepower in America has dealt a blow to the fortunes of Ultra Electronics. The British defence contractor said yesterday that it was not proceeding with its $235 million acquisition of Sparton Corporation after authorities in the United States had raised ...
President Trump and the Department of Defense are wrongly keeping plans for a grand military parade under wraps, advocates charged Monday in a new lawsuit. Public Citizen sued the Department of Defense in Washington, D.C. district court, alleging the agency was ignoring a Freedom of Information ...
The Arkansas Department of Human Services employees, Chelsea Smith and Stacy Houck, are accused of "seizing" children and placing them in state custody without ... 20 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, one Grant County mother had to wait five weeks to get her children back.
The port call and U.S. operations in the South China Sea are routine, Manning said. “They demonstrate our commitment to regional prosperity and stability,” he said. The United States and Vietnam normalized relations in 1995. The first port visit to Vietnam following the war was by the cruiser USS ...
“We provided manpower, which organized their assets as well as training for us, which will make us a more efficient communications flight.” Communications flight airmen disposed of more than 200 computer hard drives, inventoried and processed in about 250 computers, updated the software on 40 computers and fixed ...

“Those freedoms and principles are what unite us,” he said, adding the United States is “watchful” for attempts to erode those shared principles, threaten U.S. interests or undermine U.S. partnerships within the region. “These shared concerns are driving our efforts to continue building a network of capable ...
A long day of travel might include a bus to the airport, two flights with a connection, then a shuttle on the other end—a long, multi-part way home. That same multi-part travel itinerary might feel even longer if you have disabilities—and a leg of the journey does not accommodate for travelers with disabilities.
SPOKANE, Wash. – The Washington State Department of Health sent out a warning Tuesday for residents to be vigilant after a nationwide outbreak of Salmonella cases. In 2017, the state of Washington had 23 cases of Salmonella associated with the outbreak. Idaho had 10, according to the U.S. Centers ...
Woman sues California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife for ignoring existence of Bigfoot ... (KGTV) - A San Bernardino County woman is suing the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and state Natural Resources Agency for not acknowledging the existence of Bigfoot. ... He just stared at the three of us.".
The Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice informed the Jefferson County Attorney's office last week that it had initiated an investigation into potential race-based discrimination by Louisville Metro Council. The investigation will determine if the council's vote last year to block an affordable ...
The Department of Industry, Innovation and Science has revealed it binned a virtual assistant it had developed for its business.gov.au website, with Emma Walker, manager of Digital ... "We don't feel like we're spending a lot on that support, so that turned out to not be a driver for us," she explained.
Finally, we are seeing the official recommendation from the Department of Commerce when it comes to the protection of domestic steel companies. It looks promising and should provide further upside along with a strong US economy. I remain long United States Steel and will add after seeing a massive ...
"It's an ammo offload pier that the U.S forces built, and right now it is dilapidated, so we are here to make some measurements and create a possible demolition plan for a future project." South Korean navy Lt. Donghyua Oh, from Jinhae Naval Base, said that the Thai, South Korean and U.S. personnel ...
U.S. President Donald Trump gives the pen he used to sign an executive order supporting veterans as they transition from military to civilian life to ... David Shulkin, the secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), showed up to what he thought would be a routine Senate oversight hearing in January ...
A federal judge has ordered the U.S. Department of Energy to finalize standards for energy efficiency, in response to a lawsuit brought by a coalition of attorneys general, including Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. In December 2016, right before President Barack Obama left office, the ...
The U.S. Department of Energy has proposed a gradual shutdown of the University of Rochester's Laboratory of Laser Energetics, a facility at the center of the region's research and commercial interests in energy and optics. In a summary document of a 2019 departmental budget request, the DOE's ...
Professor Jefferson Powell, a U.S. Department of Justice official in the Clinton and Obama administrations, is set to become its director. Powell said he'll continue to teach a first-year constitutional law class, but otherwise devote his working hours at the school to running the clinic. “I'll be hands-on on a daily ...
CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Department of Education (WVDE) is seeking partnerships with organizations across the state to help feed ... a 2018 summer sponsor should contact Cybele Boehm or Samantha Reeves with the Office of Child Nutrition at cboehm@k12.wv.us or snsuffer@k12.wv.us or by ...
Now, his family has found it more difficult to communicate with him, and a representative from the U.S. Department of State has not visited him since September. Rogers, a Connecticut native who was stationed at Fort Hood during his time in the U.S. Army, was sentenced to death by hanging on drug ...
BURLINGTON, ON, Feb. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The US Department of Defense's Environmental Research Programs has announced that Eco Waste Solutions has been approved to move forward with its Deployable Waste-to-Energy Convertor for Expeditionary Bases (DWECX) with Thermal Energy to Electrical ...
When Air Force Airman 1st Class Gisella Panchana graduates from the Medical Education and Training Campus here, Jan. 30. Sisters and service members, Navy Seaman Michelle Panchana (left) and Air Force Airman. Sisters and service members, Navy Seaman Michelle Panchana, left, and Air Force Airman 1st Class ...
“Being out here is definitely cold, but it gets us out and into a different environment,” said Marine Corps Sgt. Michael Colbert, a tank crewman. “We're able to challenge ourselves on how we operate as a unit. Whether it's hot, cold or raining, it doesn't matter what the environment really is. Here in the Marine ...
Getting a multimillion-dollar F-15 Eagle aircraft safely airborne and back down again takes coordination across many different career fields. Airman 1st Class Andrei Perez, 48th Equipment Maintenance Squadron bomb lift maintainer, performs maintenance on a bomb lift at Royal Air Force Lakenheath, ...
The secretary is now in Rome and will move on to Brussels for this year's first NATO defense ministerial, before traveling on to Stuttgart to visit U.S. Africa and European commands, finally wrapping up his trip in Munich to attend the 54th Munich Security Conference. Mattis said the fight against ISIS has ...
“I am the first woman commander to hold this post in 99 years for the Department of New York,” Nessler said. “It's taken us 99 years to get to the point where (women) are now at the leadership level, and that's pretty exciting. The veterans have been very receptive in the counties that we've visited.
Enabled by accelerated successes following the liberation of Mosul, the coalition will shift its focus in Iraq from enabling combat operations to sustaining military gains against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials announced today. Combined ...
ROCKY FORD, Colo. - A Rocky Ford nursing home has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for workplace violence hazards. Pioneer Health Care Center (PHCC) of Rocky Ford has been cited for failing to protect its employees from violence in ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $35 million for 24 projects to support early-stage, innovative technologies and solutions in advanced manufacturing. These projects were selected under an Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) ...
Most of us accept eventual memory impairment as an unfortunate fact of life, but recent advances in brain stimulation, funded by the U.S. Department of Defense, could be changing all that. On Tuesday, scientists conducting research within the program reported in the journal Nature Communications that ...
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has charged two men with bank fraud after they allegedly hacked ATM machines causing them to eject all their cash reserves like a Vegas slot machine. The attack, known as “jackpotting,” is usually carried out by perpetrators dressed as repair technicians to ...
A leaked Department of Homeland Security document recommends the continuous vetting of male Muslim immigrants from parts of the world deemed a security ... The purpose of the report, the document says, is to “inform United States foreign visitor screening, immigrant vetting and on-going evaluations of ...
But it has been a strategic possession for the United States since the 19th century, when it was seen as a coaling station and possible site for a trans-Pacific telegraph. Today, it is a 21st-century base crucial to testing of America's ballistic missile defense program. It also is a waystation for the more than 400 ...
Recently, the group was awarded two, five-year contracts worth $94 million to provide hoses for the U.S. Forest Service, which is the largest contract ever awarded to the organization. Organizers said the new contract with the Department of Defense will go far in producing the lifesaving material.
Defense Department officials are studying security issues raised by physical conditioning trackers that also can be used to track service members' whereabouts, a Pentagon spokesman told reporters today. People wearing fitness trackers on their wrists. The Defense Department urges service members and ...
It is a sign of America's disconnect with its military that there are those who believe that when a person joins the military, that person cannot have a spouse or children or pets, said Amber Smith, the deputy assistant to the secretary of defense for outreach. Amber Smith briefs the Pentagon press on Know ...
"Any time we can operate with another one of our allies anywhere in the world, we gain from it and they gain from it," said U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Gene Black, commander of USS Harry S. Truman. "I've always had great success working with coalition partners, and this is just a similar task with a more complex ...
According to the request for proposals, the VA is looking to lease nearly 68,000 square feet and 500 parking spaces to be used for an outpatient clinic on the west/northwest side of Indianapolis. The leased area must be bound by SR 32 to the north, I-74 to the south, U.S. 421, N. Michigan Road, 38th St. and ...
The lawsuit filed against UC Berkeley by The Young America's Foundation, or YAF, and the Berkeley College Republicans, or BCR, now has the official support of the U.S. Department of Justice, or DOJ, as of Thursday. While the lawsuit was dismissed in October 2017, YAF and BCR amended their claims ...


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