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.

CBP Agriculture Specialists Intercept Rare Pest, First In Florida Discovery

Eciton are a type of New World army ant with potential to cause devastation to ecosystems if left unchecked.

FCC Adopts Rules to Make Calling 911 Simpler

Over five years ago, Kari was murdered by her estranged husband in a Marshall, Texas hotel room. Her then-nine-year old daughter tried to call 911 four times, as she had been taught to do. But her calls for help never went through because the hotel’s phone system required guests to dial 9 before calling 911.

Professional Skateboarder Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

During a search, authorities found meth, heroin, Roxicodone pills, more than 800 Xanax pills, a yellow powdery substance, marijuana, psilocybin mushrooms, and cash.

USDA Announces Pilot Program to Increase Homeownership Opportunities on Native Lands

Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is launching a pilot program to...

VA achieves historic goal by delivering 81,000 appeals decisions to Veterans in fiscal 2018

Great work by the US Department of Veterans Affairs.

Justice Department Awards More Than $30 Million to Project Safe Neighborhoods to Combat Violent...

Attorney General Sessions this week commemorated the reinvigoration of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN), the centerpiece of the Department of Justice’s violent crime reduction efforts.  In support...

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...