Secretary Zinke Proclaims October as National Hunting and Fishing Month

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke proclaimed the month of October 2018 as National Hunting and Fishing Month while visiting the Wonders of...

FBI Comments on Suspicious Packages Sent to Soros, Clinton, Obama, and CNN

Between October 22 and 24, 2018, suspicious packages were received at multiple locations in the New York and Washington, D.C., areas and Florida. The...

USPS Expects to Deliever 16 Billion Packages This Holiday Season

The U.S. Postal Service expects to deliver nearly 15 billion pieces of mail and 900 million packages, for a total of nearly 16 billion...

Forever GI Bill – What you should know about delayed payments to vets and...

What you should know about the bill and delayed payments to veterans -

CDC Earns Reaccreditation for Emergency Management

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s emergency management program, which includes the emergency operations center, has been accredited again by the Emergency Management Accreditation...

Border Patrol Says They Were “Unaffected” by Shutdown

"During the 35-day shutdown, Border Patrol operations continued as agents in the Rio Grande Valley Sector apprehended nearly 17K illegal aliens, seized more than 15K pounds of marijuana and nearly 900 pounds of cocaine. Additionally, agents  located and took down 19 stash houses."

Multi-agency Partnership Launches $1.55M Challenge for New Solutions to Detect Opioids

The Challenge calls upon innovators to submit novel plans for rapid, nonintrusive detection tools that will help find illicit opioids being trafficked into the United States through international mail.

President Trump Signs Executive Order for Resilience Against Electromagnetic Pulses

This E.O. directs action to protect key systems, networks, and assets that are most at risk from an EMP in a dynamic threat environment, and will aid in preparedness against EMP events through increased public and private coordination and planning.

As AmeriCorps Turns 25, It Will Provide $172 Million in Scholarships to Those Who...

In total, this funding will provide 65,000 Americans the opportunity to serve their communities through AmeriCorps, which marks its 25th anniversary later this year.

FAA Issues Waiver to Fly Drones With Parachutes

This waiver represents the first time the FAA has collaborated with industry in developing a publically available standard, worked with an applicant to ensure the testing and data collected acceptably met the standard, and issued a waiver using an industry standard as a basis to determine that a proposed sUAS operation can be safely conducted under the terms and conditions of a waiver under Part 107.