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Rutland Herald
Vote of confidenceRutland has received a vote of confidence from the U.S. Department of State, wh
Vote of confidence
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Rutland has received a vote of confidence from the U.S. Department of State, which has approved plans to bring up to 100 Syrian and Iraqi refugees to the city during the coming year. The confidence is merited. The leadership of Mayor Christopher... Read more
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New Kerala
US ICT working group met in Delhi - newkerala.com #125696and a key stakeholder in the knowledge economy. The two sides also discussed th
US ICT working group met in Delhi - newkerala.com #125696
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
and a key stakeholder in the knowledge economy. The two sides also discussed the Global Connect Initiative, launched by the U.S. Department of State to connect the next 1.5 billion people to the Internet by 2020. Participants resolved to continue... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
News to use: U.S. government’s helpful tips about Germany’s OktoberfestAmerican beers.” For the curious, a Maß, or mass, is one of the massive beer m
News to use: U.S. government’s helpful tips about Germany’s Oktoberfest
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 hours ago
American beers.” For the curious, a Maß, or mass, is one of the massive beer mugs associated with Oktorberfest. And the U.S. Department of State got this right: it is larger than smaller U.S. beer glasses. Oktoberfest beer is stronger than you... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Turkey Travel WarningThe U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens of increased threa
Turkey Travel Warning
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 21 hours ago
The U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens of increased threats from terrorist groups throughout Turkey. U.S. citizens should avoid travel to southeast Turkey and carefully consider the risks of travel to and throughout the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Conference Clarifies U.S. Sanctions On SudanKhartoum — The U.S. Department of State hosted a conference in New York on Sept
Conference Clarifies U.S. Sanctions On Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
Khartoum — The U.S. Department of State hosted a conference in New York on September 19, 2016, in which representatives from State, the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), and the U.S. Commerce Department's Bureau of... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Pro-refugee group: 100 Syrians approved to move to VermontMONTPELIER >> The U.S. Department of State confirmed on Wednesday it had
Pro-refugee group: 100 Syrians approved to move to Vermont
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
MONTPELIER >> The U.S. Department of State confirmed on Wednesday it had approved a plan to bring up to 100 refugees from war-torn Syria and Iraq to the Vermont city of Rutland. The director of the Vermont Refugee Resettlement Program, Amila... Read more
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Business Wire
IEEE Hosts Workshop, ‘Internet Inclusion: Global Connect Stakeholders Advancing Solutions,’ to Address Connecting the World’s Unconnectedbecause they put key stakeholders from the technology and policy communities in
IEEE Hosts Workshop, ‘Internet Inclusion: Global Connect Stakeholders Advancing Solutions,’ to Address Connecting the World’s Unconnected
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
because they put key stakeholders from the technology and policy communities in meaningful dialogue with one another.” The U.S. Department of State’s Global Connect Initiative seeks to bring an additional 1.5 billion people online by 2020. Launched... Read more
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Philly.com
Donald Trump's stump speechKyle and Schuyler, Michael. “Details and Analysis of Hillary Clinton’s Tax Prop
Donald Trump's stump speech
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Kyle and Schuyler, Michael. “Details and Analysis of Hillary Clinton’s Tax Proposals.” Tax Foundation. 26 Jan 2016. U.S. Department of State. Foreign Affairs Manual: Electronic Records Management. Gass, Nick. “State Dept. ordered to review... Read more
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Daily Record
At 84, Rita Moreno still a champion for diversityAnnual Kennedy Center Honors pose for a group photo following a dinner hosted b
At 84, Rita Moreno still a champion for diversity
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Annual Kennedy Center Honors pose for a group photo following a dinner hosted by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington on Dec. 5, 2015. Singer-songwriter Carole King (C, front), filmmaker George Lucas (R,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
32 U.S. Universities, Colleges Woo Young Nigerianswere in Lagos to participate in the 17th EducationUSA College and Career Fair.
32 U.S. Universities, Colleges Woo Young Nigerians
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
were in Lagos to participate in the 17th EducationUSA College and Career Fair. According to her, EducationUSA is a U.S. Department of State network of over 400 international student advising centre in more than 170 countries, including... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Remains of 11 American soldiers coming home after 170 yearssoil, according to two congressmen. U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., said
Remains of 11 American soldiers coming home after 170 years
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
soil, according to two congressmen. U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., said a several-year effort that involved the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. consulate in Monterrey, Mexico, culminates today as Mexican officials repatriate the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Panama sends U.S. extradition request for ex-president MartinelliPANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Panama has sent the U.S. Department of State an extradi
Panama sends U.S. extradition request for ex-president Martinelli
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Panama has sent the U.S. Department of State an extradition request for former President Ricardo Martinelli to be returned to the Central American nation, a spokesman for Panama's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. Martinelli,... Read more
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Reuters
Panama sends U.S. extradition request for ex-president MartinelliAmerican Parliament (PARLACEN) in Guatemala City January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Str
Panama sends U.S. extradition request for ex-president Martinelli
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
American Parliament (PARLACEN) in Guatemala City January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer PANAMA CITY Panama has sent the U.S. Department of State an extradition request for former President Ricardo Martinelli to be returned to the Central... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Panama sends US extradition request for ex-president MartinelliPANAMA CITY: Panama has sent the U.S. Department of State an extradition reques
Panama sends US extradition request for ex-president Martinelli
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
PANAMA CITY: Panama has sent the U.S. Department of State an extradition request for former President Ricardo Martinelli to be returned to the Central American nation, a spokesman for Panama's foreign ministry said on Tuesday. Martinelli, who is... Read more
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The China Post
AIT Washington taps Foreign Service veteran as new managing directorEconomic and Cultural Representative Office and U.S. government agencies. Accor
AIT Washington taps Foreign Service veteran as new managing director
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
Economic and Cultural Representative Office and U.S. government agencies. According to the AIT, Norris retired from the U.S. Department of State in 2011 as a career member of the Senior Foreign Service with the rank of minister counselor. He... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Expert on Islam will be featured speaker at St. Bonaventuremost prominent scholars of Islamic studies, political Islam and Islamophobia. H
Expert on Islam will be featured speaker at St. Bonaventure
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
most prominent scholars of Islamic studies, political Islam and Islamophobia. He has served as a consultant to the U.S. Department of State and other agencies, European and Asian governments, corporations, universities, and the media... Read more
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Philly.com
Factchecking the first presidential debate16 Jan 2016. Tully, Shawn. “5 Things You Need to Know About the $400 Million A
Factchecking the first presidential debate
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
16 Jan 2016. Tully, Shawn. “5 Things You Need to Know About the $400 Million America Sent to Iran.” Fortune. 5 Aug 2016. U.S. Department of State. “Hague Claims Tribunal Settlement.” Press statement. 17 Jan 2016. Solomon, Jay and Carol E. Lee.... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England welcomed nearly 650 Syrian refugees in the past yeargroup in New England, 334 adults and children fleeing their country’s civil war
New England welcomed nearly 650 Syrian refugees in the past year
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
group in New England, 334 adults and children fleeing their country’s civil war, according to a website maintained by the U.S. Department of State. After Connecticut and Massachusetts, Rhode Island has taken in the next highest number of refugees... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
Barton, Lunney appointed as SINSI co-directorscareer of more than 20 years includes Assistant Secretary of State for Conflict
Barton, Lunney appointed as SINSI co-directors
Daily Princetonian / Posted 4 days ago
career of more than 20 years includes Assistant Secretary of State for Conflict and Stabilization Operations at the U.S. Department of State and U.S. ambassador to the Economic and Social Council at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, as... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Can't blame Beckham: Giants blow lead, lose cool in loss to Redskinsactivity and, consistent with the report of the Mitchell Committee, settlement
Can't blame Beckham: Giants blow lead, lose cool in loss to Redskins
Yahoo Sports / Posted 4 days ago
activity and, consistent with the report of the Mitchell Committee, settlement activity must stop.” Richard Boucher, U.S. Department of State – Daily Press Briefing – November 25, 2002 “Our opposition to the settlements is political.... Read more
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New Kerala
US Assistant Secretary Ryan to visit India, Nepal from Sept. 26-30 - newkerala.com #123165and Nepal from September 26-30 in a bid to explore opportunities to further str
US Assistant Secretary Ryan to visit India, Nepal from Sept. 26-30 - newkerala.com #123165
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
and Nepal from September 26-30 in a bid to explore opportunities to further strengthen people to people relations. The U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson in a statement said that Ryan will be visiting New Delhi on September... Read more
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The News & Observer
U.S. Rep. Butterfield: Father of Durham teen facing deportation was murdered‘What will happen? What will happen?’ El Salvador has one of the highest homic
U.S. Rep. Butterfield: Father of Durham teen facing deportation was murdered
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
‘What will happen? What will happen?’ El Salvador has one of the highest homicide rates in the world. In January the U.S. Department of State updated the travel warning for the country to notify U.S. citizens about travel safety concerns,... Read more
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The News & Observer
U.S. Rep. Butterfield seeks to halt deportation of 2nd Durham teenI’m concerned that she has to go back,” she said. El Salvador has one of the h
U.S. Rep. Butterfield seeks to halt deportation of 2nd Durham teen
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
I’m concerned that she has to go back,” she said. El Salvador has one of the highest homicide rates in the world, and the U.S. Department of State updated the Travel Warning for El Salvador in January to notify U.S. citizens about travel safety... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
UM Southeast Asian students stop by CSKT headquartersof YSEALI, which was established in 2013 by President Barack Obama. It is hoste
UM Southeast Asian students stop by CSKT headquarters
Char-Koosta News / Posted 7 days ago
of YSEALI, which was established in 2013 by President Barack Obama. It is hosted by the Professional Fellows Program of the U.S. Department of State. The UM Maureen and Mike Mansfield Center International Programs is a facilitator of YSEALI... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Inst of International Ed (New York) Series 2014 Rfdg Revs at 'AAagencies, foreign governments, private corporations and foundations. Since 1946
Fitch Affirms Inst of International Ed (New York) Series 2014 Rfdg Revs at 'AA
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
agencies, foreign governments, private corporations and foundations. Since 1946, IIE has been the principal partner of the U.S. Department of State and its public affairs section, U.S. embassies, and bi-national commissions abroad in administering... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Fulton Montgomery Community College institutes hiring freezealso saw a decrease in the number of international students, due in part to few
Fulton Montgomery Community College institutes hiring freeze
The Leader-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
also saw a decrease in the number of international students, due in part to fewer student visas being issued by the U.S. Department of State. "This year we had the largest number of people request visas at FM than we've ever had - 305,"... Read more
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The Star
Women’s Club ‘Day in D.C.’of the 2016 August board of directors meeting. The event granted leaders the op
Women’s Club ‘Day in D.C.’
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
of the 2016 August board of directors meeting. The event granted leaders the opportunity to attend private briefings at the U.S. Department of State, visit the federation’s headquarters, and tour the Library of Congress and Capitol building. The... Read more
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MLive.com
Ann Arbor community coming together to welcome hundreds more refugeeson State Street in Ann Arbor, has been doing refugee resettlement work locally
Ann Arbor community coming together to welcome hundreds more refugees
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
on State Street in Ann Arbor, has been doing refugee resettlement work locally for many years under contract with the U.S. Department of State. Last fiscal year, the agency resettled 82 refugees in Washtenaw County. At the end of this fiscal... Read more
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WA Today
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releasefigures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk.
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
figures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said the U.S. Department of State would host a summit on Dec. 2 in Washington involving various government departments and women's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releasefigures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk.
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
figures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said the U.S. Department of State would host a summit on Dec. 2 in Washington involving various government departments and women's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releasefigures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk.
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
figures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said the U.S. Department of State would host a summit on Dec. 2 in Washington involving various government departments and women's... Read more
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The Age
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releasefigures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk.
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
figures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said the U.S. Department of State would host a summit on Dec. 2 in Washington involving various government departments and women's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' releasefigures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk.
Nigeria would "welcome" U.N. help in negotiating kidnapped schoolgirls' release
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
figures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said the U.S. Department of State would host a summit on Dec. 2 in Washington involving various government departments and women's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Embassy Extends Grants Worth Rwf40 Million to Cooperativesworth $50,000 (about Rwf40 million) to nine cooperatives in the country. These
U.S. Embassy Extends Grants Worth Rwf40 Million to Cooperatives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
worth $50,000 (about Rwf40 million) to nine cooperatives in the country. These grants were extended Tuesday through the U.S. Department of State Ambassador's Special Self-Help (SSH) Fund, which was established by the United States Agency for... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilationfigures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk.
US says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilation
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
figures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said the U.S. Department of State would host a summit on Dec. 2 in Washington involving various government departments and women's... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilationfigures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk.
U.S. says to bolster efforts to end female genital mutilation
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
figures showed more than half of million women and girls were living at risk. Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said the U.S. Department of State would host a summit on Dec. 2 in Washington involving various government departments and women's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
OPIC and Microsoft Commit to Support Wireless Internet Expansion in Kenyabe connected,” said Catherine A. Novelli, Under Secretary of State for Economic
OPIC and Microsoft Commit to Support Wireless Internet Expansion in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
be connected,” said Catherine A. Novelli, Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment, U.S. Department of State. “The State Department commends OPIC and Microsoft for this important step toward bridging the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Forces Provide Tools for AMISOM Missiona request with the Office of Security Coordination, a U.S. Embassy agency, whic
U.S. Forces Provide Tools for AMISOM Mission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
a request with the Office of Security Coordination, a U.S. Embassy agency, which then works with other agencies in the U.S. Department of State, Department of Defense, and others to allocate funding, produce and implement a plan to acquire the... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Region Briefs, Sept. 21interested should bring their birth certificate, photo ID, Social Security numb
Region Briefs, Sept. 21
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
interested should bring their birth certificate, photo ID, Social Security number, two checks or cash, one for the U.S. Department of State and one for the U.S. Postal Service. A passport book costs $150 for adults or $120 for minors age... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Authorities focus on suspected bomber's motive, whether he acted alonechief security officer for Stratfor, an international intelligence organization
Authorities focus on suspected bomber's motive, whether he acted alone
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
chief security officer for Stratfor, an international intelligence organization, and former counterterrorism agent with the U.S. Department of State. “Until you rule it in or out that there are other bombs in New Jersey or New York, it’s a national... Read more
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Business Wire
Westlake Reed Leskosky to Join DLR GroupAmerica, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Smithsonian Insti
Westlake Reed Leskosky to Join DLR Group
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
America, Pro Football Hall of Fame, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Smithsonian Institution, University of Southern California, U.S. Department of State, and the U.S. Federal Reserve. “The term ‘peer firm’ tends to be tossed around loosely,” said... Read more
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ABC News
Assistance to Syria Suspended After Attack on Aid Convoywork together to fight militant groups ISIS and al-Nusra in Syria. Following ye
Assistance to Syria Suspended After Attack on Aid Convoy
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
work together to fight militant groups ISIS and al-Nusra in Syria. Following yesterday's attack on the aid convoy, the U.S. Department of State released a statement saying it would now reconsider the prospects of cooperating with Russia. "The... Read more
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Business Wire
Larry Sampler to Lead One Earth Future Foundationextensive experience addressing the particular problems of states emerging from
Larry Sampler to Lead One Earth Future Foundation
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
extensive experience addressing the particular problems of states emerging from conflict. He has led elements of USAID, the U.S. Department of State, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, and the United Nations in such... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The only thing a post-9/ 11 American dad has to fear is ... well, everythingdoor, but I have a sense of what's ahead of her: an American world filled with
The only thing a post-9/ 11 American dad has to fear is ... well, everything
OregonLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
door, but I have a sense of what's ahead of her: an American world filled with misplaced fears. Fear is a terrible thing to be sorry for — and that in itself can be scary. Peter Van Buren is a retired 24-year veteran of the U.S. Department of Sta... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
IPS Marks 40th Anniversary of Letelier-Moffitt Assassinationwill receive a final tranche of declassified documents about the Letelier-Moffi
IPS Marks 40th Anniversary of Letelier-Moffitt Assassination
CommonDreams.org / Posted 10 days ago
will receive a final tranche of declassified documents about the Letelier-Moffitt case from a representative of the U.S. Department of State. “This ‘document diplomacy’ will give the families of Letelier and Moffitt a measure of closure,”... Read more
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Fairport - East Rochester Post
County clerk uncovers fee waiving practicelax accounting system that makes finding all of the waived fees difficult, if n
County clerk uncovers fee waiving practice
Fairport - East Rochester Post / Posted 10 days ago
lax accounting system that makes finding all of the waived fees difficult, if not impossible. Bello has requested that the U.S. Department of State allows the disclosure of the names of the individuals whose passport fees were waived so they can be... Read more
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Business Wire
Jamaica Center Business Improvement District’s Executive Director, Rhonda Binda, Awarded Community Leader of the Year by Queens County Young Democratshub, and a sought-after shopping and tourist destination. Previously, Binda wor
Jamaica Center Business Improvement District’s Executive Director, Rhonda Binda, Awarded Community Leader of the Year by Queens County Young Democrats
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
hub, and a sought-after shopping and tourist destination. Previously, Binda worked with local governments worldwide for the U.S. Department of State and for the Office of Public Liaison at the Clinton White House. She holds a B.A. in Economics and... Read more
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ABC News
Senate to Vote This Week on $1.15 Billion Saudi Arms DealAmerica: A Sirius XM Forum On Stopping Gun Violence at SiriusXM Studio, July 14
Senate to Vote This Week on $1.15 Billion Saudi Arms Deal
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
America: A Sirius XM Forum On Stopping Gun Violence at SiriusXM Studio, July 14, 2016 in Washington. Last month, the U.S. Department of State gave preliminary approval for a massive sale of land force weapons to Saudi Arabia worth $1.15... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
East Windsor Woman Accused of Passport Fraudhospitals under her new name. If convicted on the new charges, Davis faces a m
East Windsor Woman Accused of Passport Fraud
NBC Connecticut / Posted 10 days ago
hospitals under her new name. If convicted on the new charges, Davis faces a maximum term of 10 years in prison. The U.S. Department of State, Diplomatic Security Service, U.S. Department of Labor – Office of Inspector General, Office of the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Monroe County investigation reveals $35K in fees waived since 2008steps to recover lost revenue by billing individuals who received inappropriate
Monroe County investigation reveals $35K in fees waived since 2008
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 10 days ago
steps to recover lost revenue by billing individuals who received inappropriate benefits. Bello also requested that the U.S. Department of State allow the disclosure of the names of people who had the passport fees waived. “Government is... Read more
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