United States Marshals Service

U.S. Marshals Join Hunt for Escaped Prisoner

January 09, 2018 – The U.S. Marshals are asking for the public’s help in finding an escaped prisoner from a Connecticut Correctional Facility on January 7, 2018. Jerry Mercado escaped from the Carl Robinson Correctional Facility in Enfield, CT on…

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U.S. Marshals Arrest Man Wanted for Murder

January 04, 2018 – The U.S. Marshals fugitive task force today arrested a man wanted in Shelby county for first degree murder, convicted felon in possession of a handgun, and criminal impersonation.

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Missouri Governor

Governor Parson Seeks Joint Damage Assessments in Anticipation of Request for Federal Major Disaster Declaration for Missouri

Governor Parson Seeks Joint Damage Assessments in Anticipation of Request for Federal Major Disaster Declaration for Missouri johnathan.shiflett Thu, 12/16/2021 – 14:55 December 16, 2021 Jefferson City Today, Governor Mike Parson announced the state has begun the process to obtain…

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US Citizenship & Immigration Services

USCIS Announces FY 2021 Accomplishments

Today, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is releasing preliminary fiscal year (FY) 2021 agency statistics and accomplishments. These preliminary statistics highlight important immigration trends and illustrate the work accomplished by USCIS in FY 2021. The agency will publish final, verified FY 2021 statistics in January 2022. 

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Consumer Assistance Program Releases Family Imposter Scam Video & Toolkit

The Second in a Three-Part Series on Imposter Scams Contact: Charity R. Clark, Chief of Staff, 802-828-3171 BURLINGTON – The Attorney General’s Consumer Assistance Program (CAP) today released a video and toolkit warning Vermonters of family imposter/emergency scams—commonly referred to…

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5 Tips on Giving Wisely This Holiday Season

Thinking about giving this holiday season? Here are five tips to help ensure that your contribution is going to a charity in need for a cause you support. 1- Research the charity. Understand how your money will be used by…

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Maryland Lottery

Powerball Drawing Creates $2 Million Winner

Lucky ticket with Power Play feature purchased in Jessup A Maryland Powerball player had a winning Wednesday thanks to a ticket purchased in Howard County. The ticket was a second-tier winner in the Dec. 15 drawing, as it matched the…

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Hungary: EIB signs its first green loan to unlock €300 million for improved energy efficiency of homes

The European Investment Bank (EIB), the bank of the European Union, will provide €300 million to the Ministry of Finance of Hungary to co-finance the Hungarian government’s national Home Renovation Programme to improve the energy efficiency of homes and reduce energy…

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Maryland Lottery

Fortune Cookie Numbers Possibly Aid Salisbury Woman’s $50,000 Powerball Win

First-ever vacation now in the works for mother of two A 40-year-old Wicomico County resident isn’t sure where the numbers originated from but they just kept coming to mind. Scratch-offs are her favorite games, she told Maryland Lottery officials, and…

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Belgium: EIB and Fluvius sign €150 million loan for investments in support of energy transition

On Thursday December 16th, EIB vice-president Kris Peeters signed a new €150 million loan agreement with Belgian DSO Fluvius CEO Frank Vanbrabant and CFO David Termont. The loan is a first tranche in a new available lending facility of €350…

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Ukraine: EU4Business – EIB and Ukreximbank provide additional €20 million for faster COVID-19 recovery of SMEs

The European Investment Bank (EIB), the bank of the European Union, will provide a €20 million top-up to the existing loan with the Export-Import Bank of Ukraine (Ukreximbank). Additional financing will be made available in local currency to Ukrainian small…

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Statement from Attorney General Merrick B. Garland Regarding Purdue Pharma Bankruptcy

Attorney General Merrick B. Garland issued the following statement regarding the U.S. District Court’s decision to invalidate the Purdue Pharma bankruptcy plan:

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Courtroom Deputy – Topeka, Kansas

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF KANSAS   Position Titles: Courtroom Deputy – Vacancy # TO 21-15 No. of Positions: 1 Location: Topeka, Kansas Opening Date: December 15, 2021 Closes: Open until filled; preference given to applications received by January…

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Do White-Tailed Fawns Breed?

When I wrote my book The Deer of North America back in 1978, I had already been studying deer for 39 years and had taken thousands of photographs of them.  I have over 17,000 reference books in my personal library and…

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Impress Guests with Wild Game Appetizers

This holiday season, wow and impress your friends (and enemies) with these wild game appetizers! Whether it’s a Christmas party or some other celebration with friends, I love making these appetizers for people. They are easy to transport and quickly…

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Maryland Lottery

Bladensburg Man Investing $15,000 Keno Prize in Vehicle Purchase

Finds luck with quick-pick 7-spot wager with Super Bonus A Prince George’s County Keno player hopes to ring in the New Year behind the wheel of a new (or used) vehicle purchased with proceeds of his $15,000 win on a…

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Homeland Security

DHS Announces Commitment to Enhance Protections for Stateless Individuals in the United States

WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security announced its commitment to adopt a definition of statelessness for immigration purposes and enhance protections for stateless individuals living in the United States.  Through the adoption of a standardized definition of statelessness, the…

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Leonard Nimoy’s Spock Ears Voyage Home to National Air and Space Museum

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum has recently accepted into its collection a set of prosthetic ears made for Leonard Nimoy to portray Mr. Spock in the original Star Trek television series. Donated to the museum by Nimoy’s son…

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New in January at Smithsonian “FUTURES,” An AI To Write Hilarious New Year’s Resolutions

Visitors can start 2022 off with a dash of dreaming as “FUTURES” at the Smithsonian’s Arts and Industries Building (AIB) invites future makers to an array of new free public programs and pop-ups that help set hopeful intentions for the…

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