NEW YORK | US stocks waver at the end of a turbulent week of trading

NEW YORK  — U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and are bouncing between small gains and losses in late afternoon trading, capping a week of unusually choppy trading. Consumer products maker Procter & Gamble is on pace for its biggest gain in 10 years after reporting strong sales of beauty products in its … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks waver at the end of a turbulent week of trading

United States | Conclusion of the Third Round of Negotiations To Modernize the Columbia River Treaty Regime

United States – The United States and Canada held the third round of negotiations to modernize the Columbia River Treaty regime October 17-18 in Portland, Oregon. During the talks, the U.S. and Canadian negotiators discussed shared objectives in modernizing the Treaty regime to benefit both countries and exchanged information on flood risk management, hydropower, and … Continue reading United States | Conclusion of the Third Round of Negotiations To Modernize the Columbia River Treaty Regime

United States | Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Wells Travels to Bangladesh

United States – Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells will travel to Dhaka and Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, October 20-23. In Dhaka, she will meet with senior officials from the Government of Bangladesh to discuss strengthening the U.S.-Bangladesh partnership and our collaboration on building a prosperous, secure, … Continue reading United States | Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Wells Travels to Bangladesh

United States | Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch Travels to Bangladesh and India

United States – Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch will travel October 19-26 to Bangladesh and India to participate in a series of meetings with U.S. diplomats and foreign government authorities. While on this trip, Assistant Secretary Risch will engage in bilateral discussions with Indian counterparts on issues relevant to international parental … Continue reading United States | Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs Carl Risch Travels to Bangladesh and India

MADRID | Martin Scorsese, Africa’s flying doctors win awards in Spain

MADRID  — American film director Martin Scorsese and Africa’s flying doctors are among scientists, mountaineers and intellectuals who received Spain’s prestigious Princess of Asturias awards Friday from King Felipe VI. In his acceptance speech in the northern Spanish city of Oviedo, Scorsese says he worries about the future of cinema. He warns that art should … Continue reading MADRID | Martin Scorsese, Africa’s flying doctors win awards in Spain

New York News: Smithtown Resident, Ronald DeRisi Arrested for Threatening Two United States Senators

Defendant Left Multiple Threatening Voice-Messages for Two U.S. Senators Regarding the Confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court New York – A criminal complaint was unsealed today in federal court in the Eastern District of New York charging Ronald DeRisi with threatening to murder and assault two United States Senators in retaliation … Continue reading New York News: Smithtown Resident, Ronald DeRisi Arrested for Threatening Two United States Senators

Massachusetts News: Mexican National, Manreal Altamirano-Navarro Pleads Guilty to Being an Illegal Alien in Possession of a Firearm and Possessing Fraudulent Immigration Documents

BOSTON, Ms. – A Mexican national illegally residing in Springfield pleaded guilty yesterday to firearms and immigration crimes. Manreal Altamirano-Navarro, whose true age is unknown, pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a firearm by a person unlawfully in the United States and two counts of possession of fraudulent immigration documents. U.S. District Court … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Mexican National, Manreal Altamirano-Navarro Pleads Guilty to Being an Illegal Alien in Possession of a Firearm and Possessing Fraudulent Immigration Documents

South Carolina News: Myrtle Beach, Federal Jury Convicts Two Texas Men of Trafficking Multi-Kilogram Quantities of Cocaine through Myrtle Beach—Both Face Possible Life Sentences in Federal Prison

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Abraham Arturo Rodríguez, 30 years old, and Ruben Rodríguez, 23 years old, both from Brownsville, Texas, were convicted of conspiring to distribute more than 5 kilograms of cocaine after a 3-day jury trial in Florence. The 12-person jury unanimously found both … Continue reading South Carolina News: Myrtle Beach, Federal Jury Convicts Two Texas Men of Trafficking Multi-Kilogram Quantities of Cocaine through Myrtle Beach—Both Face Possible Life Sentences in Federal Prison