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dna
India witnessed third highest terror attacks in 2016, says US State Department reportin 2016, more than Pakistan that has slipped to the fourth position, according
dna / Posted 24 minutes ago
in 2016, more than Pakistan that has slipped to the fourth position, according to the latest data compiled by the US State Department. Iraq with 2,965 terrorist attacks and Afghanistan with 1,340 terrorist attacks, were ranked first and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Narendra Modi hails Indian women cricket team's performance in World Cupdeaths comprised nine of all deaths in Pakistan in 2016, compared to 26 percent
The Economic Times / Posted 41 minutes ago
deaths comprised nine of all deaths in Pakistan in 2016, compared to 26 percent worldwide, the report said. The State Department said for 70 per cent of all attacks in Pakistan, source materials did not identify a perpetrator group. Of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Russian ambassador to US concludes assignmentFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
Houston Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Russian ambassador to US concludes assignmentFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
Dayton Daily News / Posted an hour ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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The Economic Times
India witnessed third highest terror attacks in 2016in 2016, more than Pakistan that has slipped to the fourth position, according
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
in 2016, more than Pakistan that has slipped to the fourth position, according to the latest data compiled by the US State Department. Iraq with 2,965 terrorist attacks and Afghanistan with 1,340 terrorist attacks, were ranked first and... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Russian ambassador to US concludes assignmentFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted an hour ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
He brought Burundi's first robotics team to the US to inspire his country. Then, the teens disappeared.nation," said FIRST Global President Joe Sestak, a former Congressman and Navy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
nation," said FIRST Global President Joe Sestak, a former Congressman and Navy Admiral, in a statement. He said that the State Department and his organization, which brought in young people from 157 nations, had "stringent review protocols for... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Go play outside: New York makes it free for new camperspromoting our campgrounds as a low-cost vacation opportunity," said Laura DiBet
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 hours ago
promoting our campgrounds as a low-cost vacation opportunity," said Laura DiBetta, who oversees outdoor recreation at the state Department of Environmental Conservation. While the state administers the program, the money for the gear came out of... Read more
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The Forward
Sean Spicer’s Most Outrageous Jewish Momentsnot affirming that the Western Wall is part of Israel. National Security Advise
The Forward / Posted 2 hours ago
not affirming that the Western Wall is part of Israel. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster declined to say so, and a State Department staffer reportedly told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s office that the site is “not your territory.”... Read more
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Breitbart
Leaders Push Senate to Pass Bill to Protect Mid-East Christiansformer Rep. Frank Wolf (R-VA). The Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief an
Breitbart / Posted 2 hours ago
former Rep. Frank Wolf (R-VA). The Iraq and Syria Genocide Emergency Relief and Accountability Act of 2017 directs the State Department to provide assistance to entities that criminally prosecute those suspected of committing genocide, wars... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Let the lawsuits begin: Delta tunnels get official state green lightgo-ahead Friday for his controversial plan to bore two huge tunnels beneath the
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 hours ago
go-ahead Friday for his controversial plan to bore two huge tunnels beneath the heart of Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. The state Department of Water Resources said it had finalized the lengthy environmental review of the $17.1 billion Delta tunnels... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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dna
Venkaiah Naidu warns Pak: 'Recall what happened in 1971 war'of India and not an "inch" of it will be ceded to the neighbouring country. Na
dna / Posted 3 hours ago
of India and not an "inch" of it will be ceded to the neighbouring country. Naidu's strong warning comes days after the US State Department listed Pakistan among the countries providing "safe havens to terrorists". "Our neighbour should understand... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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The Hill
US law to combat human trafficking earns an A+ so why doesn’t everyone support it?survey of NGOs. My research shows the TVPA has delivered good bang for the buc
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
survey of NGOs. My research shows the TVPA has delivered good bang for the buck. The act and the efforts of the U.S. State Department are leading more countries to outlaw human trafficking and work to prevent and punish it. More than 120... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Russian ambassador to the US Sergei Kislyak ends his termFILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
FILE - In this Monday, July 17, 2017 file photo, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak arrives at the State Department in Washington to meet with Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergei... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Citizens Firmly Defend Democracy. Will They Stand Up Against Lungu?the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the William a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the US State Department, the National Endowment for Democracy, among others. Afrobarometer receives funding from SIDA, The Mo... Read more
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Op-Ed News
US refuses to take sides as China again warns India over border disputefollowing closely and carefully. I'd have to refer you to the governments of In
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
following closely and carefully. I'd have to refer you to the governments of India and China for more information on that," State Department spokesman Heather Nauert told reporters. Earlier, Gary Ross, a Defense Department spokesman, was quoted by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Last chance to see North Korea for US touriststo "a very grim Mount Rushmore". "It's all very impressive and also a little d
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 hours ago
to "a very grim Mount Rushmore". "It's all very impressive and also a little disquieting," he said. For years the US State Department has warned its citizens against travelling to North Korea, telling them that they "are at serious risk of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Anthony Scaramucci, Al Franken, Susan Collins: Sunday guests11 a.m. on Fox News Channel: Katrina Pierson; Mollie Hemingway of The Federalis
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
11 a.m. on Fox News Channel: Katrina Pierson; Mollie Hemingway of The Federalist; Marie Harf, former State Department spokesperson and Fox News contributor; Erin McPike of the Independent Journal Review; Emily Jashinsky of the... Read more
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asianage
Last chance to see North Korea for US touriststo "a very grim Mount Rushmore". "It's all very impressive and also a little di
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
to "a very grim Mount Rushmore". "It's all very impressive and also a little disquieting," he said. For years the US State Department has warned its citizens against travelling to North Korea, telling them that they are " at serious risk of... Read more
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Hartford Courant
State Parks Are Busy, And Dirtier, In Midst Of Budget Cuts"Those are the busiest beach days, so we're focusing our resources on those day
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 hours ago
"Those are the busiest beach days, so we're focusing our resources on those days," said Dennis Schain, a spokesman for the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, which is responsible for Connecticut's 110 state parks. Burr Pond... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Last chance to see North Korea for US touriststo “a very grim Mount Rushmore”. “It’s all very impressive and also a little d
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
to “a very grim Mount Rushmore”. “It’s all very impressive and also a little disquieting,” he said. For years the US State Department has warned its citizens against travelling to North Korea, telling them that they are “ at serious risk of... Read more
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The Star
Last chance to see North Korea for US touriststo “a very grim Mount Rushmore”. “It’s all very impressive and also a little d
The Star / Posted 8 hours ago
to “a very grim Mount Rushmore”. “It’s all very impressive and also a little disquieting,” he said. For years the US State Department has warned its citizens against travelling to North Korea, telling them that they are “ at serious risk of... Read more
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FOX News
Kin of slain NJ girl appeal to Trump for visa help to attend funeralSmith told the Press. “I just want to see my beautiful angel. She’s my diamond.
FOX News / Posted 8 hours ago
Smith told the Press. “I just want to see my beautiful angel. She’s my diamond. She always shines when I see her.” A U.S. State Department official said visa applications are judged on a case-by-case basis and the department does not comment on... Read more
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Philly.com
In New Jersey's peach country, a season of sweetnesspeach producing area, with Cumberland, Camden, Atlantic, and Salem also conside
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
peach producing area, with Cumberland, Camden, Atlantic, and Salem also considered major growing areas, according to the state Department of Agriculture. Now at the midway point in the peach harvest season, half bushels are selling for around... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. to bar Americans from visiting North Korea - newkerala news #256267a "geographical travel restriction" on all US nationals' use "of a passport to
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
a "geographical travel restriction" on all US nationals' use "of a passport to travel in, through, or to North Korea," State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said. The notice will be placed in the Federal Register on Thursday -- 64 years... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Trump administration appointed acting special representative for Afghanistan-PakistanCentral Asian Affairs. In her new capacity, she is expected to integrate the op
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
Central Asian Affairs. In her new capacity, she is expected to integrate the operations of the two offices. A post on the State Department’s official website said Ambassador Wells was a senior diplomat with over 28 years of experience. She was US... Read more
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dna
Stop abetting terror, don't forget about 1971: Venkaiah Naidu's stern message to Pakistanand fund raise inside the country in 2016. In its annual 'Country Report on Te
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
and fund raise inside the country in 2016. In its annual 'Country Report on Terrorism', as mandated by the Congress, the State Department said that Pakistani military and security forces undertook operations against groups that conducted attacks... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
More apartments slated as northern Colorado growscontinue to drive more people to apartments." As of April, that survey showed
Greeley Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
continue to drive more people to apartments." As of April, that survey showed Greeley/Evans vacancy at 4.7 percent. The state Department of Local Affairs does a quarterly multifamily vacancy survey, which showed Greeley's vacancy rate was at 4.0... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Central Missourians take to Central Americanin the country lived below the poverty line — about double that of the same ove
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
in the country lived below the poverty line — about double that of the same overall rate in the U.S. as of 2010. The U.S. State Department informs travellers that if it's available at all, emergency medical care outside of larger cities is... Read more
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The Morning Call
At Least 90 Hospitalized, 50 Charged With Underage Drinking At Hartford 'Hot Jam' Concertstaff and more than 70 police officers were assigned to the event, including an
The Morning Call / Posted 13 hours ago
staff and more than 70 police officers were assigned to the event, including an underage-enforcement detail hired through a state Department of Transportation grant, Foley said. The underage-drinking arrests were made in the parking lots... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Events and seminarsin the Williamsport/Lycoming zone have received $3 million in tax credits, the
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
in the Williamsport/Lycoming zone have received $3 million in tax credits, the news release said. Representatives from the state Department of Community and Economic Development and KIZ Resources will provide an overview of the Pennsylvania tax... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
3 vehicle crash injures 6, 2 criticalthe southbound lanes at the Route 54 intersection were temporarily shut down to
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
the southbound lanes at the Route 54 intersection were temporarily shut down to control traffic with assistance from the state Department of Transportation. A towing service was dispatched to the scene. Route 15 was reopened to traffic by 6:30... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Indeed expansion signals rise of technology jobs in southwestern Connecticutof the first quarter of 2016, computing jobs in the state were paying an annual
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 hours ago
of the first quarter of 2016, computing jobs in the state were paying an annual average of about $86,000, according to the state Department of Labor. “That sector has serious potential,” Gioia said. “All of those jobs are welcome additions to our... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ken Dixon: An investment in saving a lifetheir weaknesses or they can continue playing chicken with death. So I set out
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 hours ago
their weaknesses or they can continue playing chicken with death. So I set out to buy a dose of Narcan. First I called the state Department of Health, who informed me that there are open-access programs that dispense Narcan, the simplest,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Judge ousts 8 N. Schuylkill directorsand as interim superintendent on May 15, 2008. The latter appointment was for J
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 hours ago
and as interim superintendent on May 15, 2008. The latter appointment was for July 1, 2008, through June 30, 2009. The state Department of Education has twice rejected mandate waiver applications filed by the district that would allow Semanchik... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Beef recall | Dolan can't sell MSG Networks | Goldman dress codeits contractor, Mammoet-Starnet, amid a legal dispute over payment for construc
Crain's New York Business / Posted 13 hours ago
its contractor, Mammoet-Starnet, amid a legal dispute over payment for construction delays.An elephantine event The state Department of Environmental Conservation next month will descend on Central Park to crush more than a ton of... Read more
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Rappler
Nigeria's ex-oil minister battles slew of graft casesalways denied the allegations, which involve billions of dollars syphoned from
Rappler / Posted 14 hours ago
always denied the allegations, which involve billions of dollars syphoned from oil deals and state coffers. But former US State Department Nigeria specialist Matthew Page suggested that a US civil forfeiture case to seize $144 million of assets... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Indeed expansion signals rise of technology jobs in southwestern Connecticutof the first quarter of 2016, computing jobs in the state were paying an annual
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 hours ago
of the first quarter of 2016, computing jobs in the state were paying an annual average of about $86,000, according to the state Department of Labor. “That sector has serious potential,” Gioia said. “All of those jobs are welcome additions to our... Read more
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The Economic Times
India third largest terror target after Iraq and Afghanistan: US reportattacks in 2016, with higher fatalities and injuries than its restive neighbour
The Economic Times / Posted 14 hours ago
attacks in 2016, with higher fatalities and injuries than its restive neighbour, according to data compiled by the US state department. The data, analysed by a national consortium for the study of terrorism and responses to terrorism,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Indeed expansion signals rise of technology jobs in southwestern Connecticutof the first quarter of 2016, computing jobs in the state were paying an annual
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
of the first quarter of 2016, computing jobs in the state were paying an annual average of about $86,000, according to the state Department of Labor. “That sector has serious potential,” Gioia said. “All of those jobs are welcome additions to our... Read more
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asianage
India, China need to talk, thaw tensions, says Pentagonon such matters,” Mr Ross said, when asked if the Pentagon fears that tension m
asianage / Posted 17 hours ago
on such matters,” Mr Ross said, when asked if the Pentagon fears that tension may escalate between the neighbours. The US state department has made similar statements earlier. In recent years, almost all neighbours of China have accused Beijing... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Make Penn Hills Great Again’ T-shirt sparks dialogue in troubled districtGeneral Eugene DePasquale described the result as “one of the worst school audi
TribLIVE / Posted 17 hours ago
General Eugene DePasquale described the result as “one of the worst school audits” he's seen. Plus, according to the state Department of Education, the senior high's composite average on its 2016 ACT and SAT scores remains below the state... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Obama: No evidence of security breach in Petraeus scandalfocused heavily on taxes. And he defiantly told critics of U.N. Ambassador Sus
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
focused heavily on taxes. And he defiantly told critics of U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice, a potential candidate to lead the State Department, that they should “go after me” — not her — if they have issues with the administration’s handling of the... Read more
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ajc.com
He brought Burundi's first robotics team to US. Then, teens disappearednation," said FIRST Global President Joe Sestak, a former Congressman and Navy
ajc.com / Posted 18 hours ago
nation," said FIRST Global President Joe Sestak, a former Congressman and Navy Admiral, in a statement. He said that the State Department and his organization, which brought in young people from 157 nations, had "stringent review protocols for... Read more
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