State Department Rejects Keystone Oil Pipeline

Washington, DC: 11/6/2015. On Friday morning, TransCanada’s website for the Keystone XL oil pipeline was still touting the “jobs, long-term energy independence and an economic boost” that the proposed 1,700 mile, 35-million-gallon-a-day conduit from Alberta’s tar sands to ports on the Gulf of Mexico would create for Americans. President Barack…
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Launch of the Strong Cities Network to Combat Violent Extremism

In her first address at the United Nations General Assembly, Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch will join other leaders from around the world to launch the Strong Cities Network to combat violent extremism. Copied below are excerpts from her prepared remarks about how these collaborative efforts will improve social cohesion…
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Militia Organizer Threatens to Arrest Senator Over Iran Deal

Capitol Police are investigating a man identifying himself as an “Oathkeeper” and an “American Patriot who has everything to lose” who has threatened to arrest Sen. Debbie Stabenow for treason because of her support for the Iran nuclear deal. Jon Ritzheimer, the Arizona resident who reportedly attracted FBI attention when…
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USDA and Department of Defense Announce Agriculture Education Effort

WASHINGTON, Sept. 14, 2015 – Agriculture Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden and Dr. Susan Kelly, Director of the Department of Defense's Transition to Veterans Program Office, today announced the integration of agriculture into the career training and counseling programs Service members receive as they transition out of the military. Information about…
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International Association of Prosecutors on World of International Soccer Corruption

Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Delivers Remarks at Press Conference with Attorney General Michael Lauber of Switzerland. Zurich Switzerland. Monday, September 14, 2015.  Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch Delivers Remarks at Press Conference with Attorney General Michael Lauber of Switzerland. Thank you all for coming and thank you for having me here…
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September 11, 2001 Remembered across the Nation

Hamilton, NJ 9/11/2015: Hamilton Police monument to fallen first responders at Veterans Park 9/11 Memorial. Photograph by Stanley Brick (C)2015 Jersey City, NJ 9/11/2015: Jersey City’s Riverfront 911 Tribute displays a twisted steel beam draped with an American flag. The New York skyline stands tall with the Freedom Tower and…
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