National FBI Academy Graduates 276th Session

The class included members of law enforcement agencies from 35 countries, five military organizations, and seven federal civilian organizations.

Housing Initiatives to Support Homeless Veterans Announced, Georgia to Receive Funding

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert Wilkie recently joined together...

Secretary Perdue Names NRCS Chief

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today the appointment of Matthew J. “Matt” Lohr to serve as Chief of the U.S. Department of...

DOT Announces Special Committee to Review FAA’s Aircraft Certification Process

The Special Committee to Review FAA’s Aircraft Certification Process is an independent body whose findings and recommendations will be presented directly to the Secretary and the FAA Administrator.

CDC Seeks Input on Firefighter Registry

The National Firefighter Registry will help researchers better understand why firefighters are at increased risk of certain types of cancer – including digestive, lung, throat, and urinary cancers.

Dominican National Sentenced to Prison for his Involvement in National Conspiracy to Sell Identity...

Defendant Admitted Knowing That Illegal Aliens Purchased Identity Documents with the Intent to Commit Criminal Offenses A Dominican national was sentenced to prison today for...

FY 2018 survey shows increased trust from Veterans in VA hospitals

The results of a recent U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) customer experience feedback survey showed an average 2.4 percent increase in Veteran trust of VA...

FAA Issues Waiver to Fly Drones With Parachutes

This waiver represents the first time the FAA has collaborated with industry in developing a publically available standard, worked with an applicant to ensure the testing and data collected acceptably met the standard, and issued a waiver using an industry standard as a basis to determine that a proposed sUAS operation can be safely conducted under the terms and conditions of a waiver under Part 107.

EPA Awards $262,000 to Support Environmental Education Grants Projects in Georgia, North Carolina, and...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the selection of three organizations in the southeast region to receive $262,000 in funding for projects...

It’s ‘National Salute to Veteran Patients’ week

More than 75,000 volunteers nationwide provide over 12 million volunteer hours serving Veterans. These volunteers are a vital asset to the nation’s Veterans and to VA.