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Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488 migrant children

Twice in less than a year, the federal government has lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant children after placing them in the homes of sponsors across the country, federal officials have acknowledged. The Health and Human Services Department recently told Senate staffers that case managers could not find 1,488 children after they made follow-up calls … Continue reading Federal agency says it lost track of 1,488 migrant children

North Dakota News: LaRon Greywater Charged with Making False Statements to Federal Agency

Fort Totten, North Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Fort Totten, North Dakota, woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury in North Dakota for Making False Statements to Federal Agency. LaRon Greywater, age 44, was indicted on September 5, 2018. She appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Alice Senechal on … Continue reading North Dakota News: LaRon Greywater Charged with Making False Statements to Federal Agency

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. | US agency examines front tires of semi-trailer that hit bus

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A federal agency is intensifying its examination of the front tires of a semi-trailer that veered across a median and smashed into a Greyhound bus, killing eight people and wounding 25 others, an official said. The tires will be sent to the National Transportation Safety Board in Washington, D.C., for further examination, … Continue reading ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. | US agency examines front tires of semi-trailer that hit bus

YABUCOA, Puerto Rico  | Corps leaving Puerto Rico with hurricane recovery unfinished

YABUCOA, Puerto Rico  — The Army Corps of Engineers is ending its work to rebuild Puerto Rico’s electric grid, despite residents’ fears that the island’s government won’t be able to restore power on its own to more than 16,000 people who remain blacked out eight months after Hurricane Maria. The federal agency will keep operating … Continue reading YABUCOA, Puerto Rico  | Corps leaving Puerto Rico with hurricane recovery unfinished

Complaint: HUD employee demoted over office makeover request

WASHINGTON/February 28, 2018 (AP)(STLRealEstate.News) — A Department of Housing and Urban Development employee says she was demoted after she refused to comply with a request from the acting agency head that she “find money” for a costly remodeling of future HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s office. A HUD document shows the agency spending $31,561 on a dining … Continue reading Complaint: HUD employee demoted over office makeover request

Court: Idaho nuclear waste documents won’t be made public

BOISE, Idaho/February 07, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — U.S. officials don’t have to provide details about proposed shipments of extremely radioactive spent commercial nuclear fuel to the country’s top government nuclear research laboratory in Idaho, a federal court has ruled. The ruling was a major setback to a lawsuit filed by former Idaho Gov. Cecil Andrus, who had … Continue reading Court: Idaho nuclear waste documents won’t be made public