ATHENS, Greece | Walk into my parlor: Greek spiders spin giant web over shore

ATHENS, Greece— It’s not quite the World Wide Web — but the spiders of Aitoliko in Greece have made a good start. Spurred into overdrive by an explosion in the populations of insects they eat, thousands of little spiders in the western Greek town have shrouded coastal trees, bushes and low vegetation in thick webs. … Continue reading ATHENS, Greece | Walk into my parlor: Greek spiders spin giant web over shore

Louisiana News: St. John Parish, TROY KENDRICK, Federal Jury Convicts St. John Parish Resident of Narcotics Distribution and Firearms Offenses

St. John Parish, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced yesterday that a federal jury convicted TROY KENDRICK, JR., a St. John Parish resident, for violations of the Federal Controlled Substances Act and the Federal Gun Control Act. Following a four-day trial, the jury found KENDRICK guilty of conspiring to distribute and to possess with … Continue reading Louisiana News: St. John Parish, TROY KENDRICK, Federal Jury Convicts St. John Parish Resident of Narcotics Distribution and Firearms Offenses

Vermont News: Cabot Man, Jeremy A. Churchill Sentenced to Six Years for Stolen Guns

Vermont – The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont stated that Jeremy A. Churchill, 38, of Cabot, Vermont, was sentenced today by Chief United States District Court Judge Geoffrey W. Crawford to six years in federal prison for possessing stolen handguns. Churchill pleaded guilty to the stolen firearms charge in … Continue reading Vermont News: Cabot Man, Jeremy A. Churchill Sentenced to Six Years for Stolen Guns

ISTANBUL | Turkey says it will patrol north Syria town with US forces

ISTANBUL — Turkey will soon conduct joint patrols with U.S. forces in the strategic northern Syrian town of Manbij, once a stronghold of the Islamic State group, a top Turkish official said on Friday. The announcement came as Turkey’s Defense Ministry said in a Friday statement that the borders of Idlib’s demilitarized zone were determined … Continue reading ISTANBUL | Turkey says it will patrol north Syria town with US forces

Louisiana News: Mandeville, JEFFERY B. MONTALBANO, Former Investigator with District Attorney’s Office for the 22nd Judicial District Charged with Making False Statements to Federal Authorities

Mandeville, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that JEFFERY B. MONTALBANO, age 58, a resident of Mandeville, Louisiana, was charged yesterday in a one-count bill of information with making false statements to federal authorities, in violation of 18 U.S.C. ‘ 1001(a)(2). According to the bill of information, on January 23, 2018, MONTALBANO met … Continue reading Louisiana News: Mandeville, JEFFERY B. MONTALBANO, Former Investigator with District Attorney’s Office for the 22nd Judicial District Charged with Making False Statements to Federal Authorities

Mississippi News: Picayune Resident, JEFFREY M. DESALVO Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Use of Merchant Mariner Credentials

Picayune, Mississippi – JEFFREY M. DESALVO, age 35, a resident of Picayune, Mississippi, pleaded guilty yesterday to three counts of unlawful use of a merchant mariner license in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2197. According to court documents, on February 4, 2015, DESALVO entered into a settlement with the U.S. Coast Guard … Continue reading Mississippi News: Picayune Resident, JEFFREY M. DESALVO Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Use of Merchant Mariner Credentials

New Mexico News: MEDIA ADVISORY, Federal Officials to Hold Press Conference to Make Significant Law Enforcement Announcement

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – U.S. Attorney John C. Anderson, Special Agent in Charge James C. Langenberg of the Albuquerque Division of the FBI, and Commander Todd J. Turner of the Air Force Office of Special Investigations, Detachment 814, will hold a press conference at 11:00 AM, TODAY, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2018, at the U.S. Attorney’s Office … Continue reading New Mexico News: MEDIA ADVISORY, Federal Officials to Hold Press Conference to Make Significant Law Enforcement Announcement

JERUSALEM | Israel, Russia to improve Syria hotline after plane downed

JERUSALEM — An Israeli military official says its “deconfliction line” with Russia for their air forces in Syria will be improved after a Russian plane was hit by Syrian forces responding to an Israeli raid. He spoke anonymously according to protocol Friday after an Israeli delegation returned from Moscow where they briefed officials on the … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Israel, Russia to improve Syria hotline after plane downed