Connecticut News: Hartford Man, CHRISTOPHER HAMLETT Guilty of Sex Trafficking Minors, Child Pornography Offenses

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut announced that a federal jury in Bridgeport has found CHRISTOPHER HAMLETT, also known as “Cadi” and “Cadillac Black,” 25, of Hartford, with multiple federal offenses related to the sex trafficking of minors. A trial before U.S. District Judge Victor A. Bolden began … Continue reading Connecticut News: Hartford Man, CHRISTOPHER HAMLETT Guilty of Sex Trafficking Minors, Child Pornography Offenses

Virginia News: NORFOLK, Operation Goodfellas Results in Arrests of Multiple Hampton Roads Men for $19 Million Drug Trafficking Conspiracy

NORFOLK, Va. – Nearly 150 law enforcement officers from the FBI, DEA, Norfolk Police, and the U.S. Marshals participated in Operation Goodfellas this morning in Norfolk, executing arrest warrants on five Hampton Roads men for their alleged participation in a $19 million drug trafficking conspiracy. One man remains a fugitive. “These defendants allegedly distributed approximately … Continue reading Virginia News: NORFOLK, Operation Goodfellas Results in Arrests of Multiple Hampton Roads Men for $19 Million Drug Trafficking Conspiracy

SAN FRANCISCO | California utility restoring power as wildfire risks ease

SAN FRANCISCO— About 20,000 utility customers remained without electricity Tuesday in Northern California after Pacific Gas & Electric cut power over the weekend in a pre-emptive bid to prevent wildfires in high winds and dry weather. PG&E said it expected to restore power to all the affected customers throughout the day. It was the first … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | California utility restoring power as wildfire risks ease

BARRON, Wis. | The Latest: Sheriff says missing Wisconsin girl is in danger

BARRON, Wis.— The Latest on the search for a missing Wisconsin teenager who disappeared after her parents were found dead in their home (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Authorities say a Wisconsin teenager who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home isn’t a runaway and that they think she’s in … Continue reading BARRON, Wis. | The Latest: Sheriff says missing Wisconsin girl is in danger

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Saudi King Salman

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Saudi King Salman in Riyadh. The Secretary thanked the King for Saudi Arabia’s strong partnership with the United States. The Secretary and the King discussed a number of regional and bilateral issues. The Secretary also … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Saudi King Salman

United States | U.S. Assistance to Ethnic and Religious Minorities in Iraq

United States – As part of the continued commitment by Vice President Pence, Secretary Pompeo, and USAID Administrator Green to support ethnic and religious minorities in Iraq as highlighted earlier this year at the first-ever Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom, the United States is proud to announce over $178 million in U.S. foreign assistance to … Continue reading United States | U.S. Assistance to Ethnic and Religious Minorities in Iraq

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Saudi Foreign Minister al-Jubeir

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Saudi Foreign Minister al-Jubeir in Riyadh. The Secretary thanked the foreign minister for his continued partnership and he and the foreign minister followed up on a range or regional and bilateral issues discussed at the … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With Saudi Foreign Minister al-Jubeir

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. | NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — The NASA astronaut who survived last week’s failed launch and emergency landing says he knew he needed to stay calm. Air Force Col. Nick Hague on Tuesday publicly described his close call. Hague and Russian Alexei Ovchinin were two minutes into their flight last Thursday from Kazakhstan to the International Space … Continue reading CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. | NASA astronaut describes close call following failed launch