United States | Special Advisor for Children’s Issues Suzanne Lawrence On Release of the FY 2018 Annual Report on Intercountry Adoption

United States – MR GREENAN: Thank you, and good morning everyone. Welcome to today’s on-the-record call.…

United States | Additional Funding for the Syrian Civil Defense and UN International Impartial and Independent Mechanism (IIIM)

United States – At the direction of the President, subject to congressional approval, the United States…

United States | U.S. Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Syria Crisis

United States – Today at the Third Brussels Conference on “Supporting the Future of Syria and…

United States News: Six Individuals and Two Companies Charged in Illegal Dietary Supplements Scheme

United States – Six people and two Florida corporations were charged in an indictment for their…

United States News: Five men charged in 71-count indictment with defrauding federal agencies by paying bribes and fraudulently obtaining at least $15 million in government contracts they were not entitled to though disabled-veteran set asides and other programs

United States – Five men were charged in a 71-count indictment with engaging in conspiracies to…

United States | Briefing With Ambassador Michael Kozak on the Release of the 2018 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

United States – AMBASSADOR KOZAK: Good morning. I thought I might say a few words about…

United States | Fifteenth Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Coordinating Committee Meeting, Malaga, Spain

United States – The Fifteenth Coordinating Committee Meeting of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF), co-chaired by…

United States | Joint Statement on U.S.-India Strategic Security Dialogue

United States – The 9th round of the U.S.-India Strategic Security Dialogue was held in Washington,…

United States | Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Andrea L. Thompson Travels to South Dakota

United States – Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Andrea L. Thompson…

United States | Special Representative Biegun Travel to New York City

United States – Special Representative for North Korea Stephen Biegun will travel to New York City…

United States | U.S.-Hosted Event on Protecting Fundamental Freedoms in Xinjiang, China

United States – On March 13, the United States co-hosted an event with Canada, Germany, the…

United States | U.S.-EU Joint Committee Meeting Strengthens Transatlantic Civil Aviation Ties

United States – On March 8, delegations representing the United States, the European Union and its…

United States | Remarks on the Release of the 2018 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices

United States – SECRETARY POMPEO: Good morning, everyone. Since America’s founding, the concept of individual rights…

United States | Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary W. Patrick Murphy Travels to Thailand, Indonesia, and Hawaii

United States – Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary (PDAS) for East Asian and Pacific Affairs W. Patrick…

United States | On the Commemoration of the Anniversary of Pope Francis’s Election

United States – On behalf of the United States Government, I wish to congratulate His Holiness…

United States | Mauritius National Day

United States – On behalf of the Government of the United States, I congratulate all citizens…

‘Mockingbird’ author compared hometown to Elvis’ Graceland

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Osaka wins, Djokovic match delayed by rain at Indian Wells

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Oakley calls Knicks owner a ‘bully’ for fan altercation

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Alaska, Norwegian mushers battle for Iditarod lead

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US communities reach out to homeless as liver disease surges

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — This industrial city in central Massachusetts has had many nicknames through the…

US consumer prices rose 0.2 percent in February

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer prices rose 0.2 percent in February, pushed up slightly by higher…

Ruling revives questions about DC death of ex-Putin aide

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Trump budget proposal counts on optimistic growth, deep cuts

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump proposed a record $4.7 trillion budget, pushing the federal deficit…

Species by the dozen moved north during marine heatwaves

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Tennessee’s Grant Williams named AP SEC player of year

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Questions about Russian’s death revived by judge’s ruling

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A state Senate race in Iowa draws presidential hopefuls

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Pelosi rejects Trump’s proposed budget cuts as ‘cruel’

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Kansas tries to forget regular-season flop in Big 12 tourney

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Just about the only good thing that comes with failing to…