• Thu. Apr 15th, 2021

St.Louis: Joe King Sentenced For Enticing Illinois Minor

St.Louis Man, Joe King Sentenced to 12 Years In Prison For Enticing Illinois Minor, Traveling to Engage in Illicit Secual Conduct Belleville, IL (STL.News) Earlier today, Joseph L. Hughes, a/k/a…

Two Western Kentucky Men Plead Guilty To Oil And Gas Fraud

Two Western Kentucky Men Plead Guilty To Oil And Gas Fraud BOWLING GREEN, KY (STL.News) Two western Kentucky men, Stacy Scott Phelps and James Michael Harper, pleaded guilty to conspiracy…

Bernard Wright Who Attempted to Murder Sentenced

Gaffney Man, William Bernard Wright Who Attempted to Murder SC Highway Patrolman Sentenced to Prison Columbia, S.C (STL.News) Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett Dehart announced today that William Bernard…

DC Government Services for DC Emancipation Day

Washington, DC (STL.News) On Friday, April 16, 2021, the District Government will observe DC Emancipation Day.  While some services will be affected, many District employees will continue serving to maintain essential…

DC Health & DC Central Kitchen Team Up For WIC Benefits

DC Health and DC Central Kitchen Team Up to Make WIC Benefits Available at DC Corner Stores Three Corner Stores in Wards 7 and 8 Now Accepting WIC Benefits Washington,…

Colorado Governor: New VIZIO Tech Innovation Office

Denver Expansion Office Begins Recruitment of 100 New Tech Employees DENVER, CO (STL.News) Governor Jared Polis and the Office of Economic Development and International Trade announced that VIZIO (NYSE: VZIO), the American-based television…

California Governor Newsom Announces 7 Appointments

SACRAMENTO, CA (STL.News) California Governor Gavin Newsom announced the following appointments: Katie D. James, 51, of Woodland, has been appointed Chief of the Office of Victim Services at the California Department of Corrections…

Arizona Governor: Legislation for Veteran Suicide Prevention

Governor Doug Ducey signed legislation enhancing efforts to prevent veteran suicide and ensure Arizona’s heroes have the support and resources they need. House Bill (HB) 2542 allows the Arizona Department…

Arizona Governor: Legislation To Honor Fred Korematsu

PHOENIX, AZ (STL.News) Governor Doug Ducey signed legislation to honor WWII internment camp survivor Fred Korematsu and his tireless commitment to equal justice under the law. Senate Bill (SB) 1800 calls for the…

Alabama Governor Signs SB 352 to Waive Interest on Late Payments

MONTGOMERY, AL (STL.News) Governor Kay Ivey  has signed SB 352 to waive interest on late payments on individual 2020 income taxes. Earlier this year, the U.S. Treasury Department and IRS extended the federal…

Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Afghanistan High Commission

Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with Afghanistan High Commission for National Reconciliation Chair Abdullah Abdullah today in Kabul. …

U.S. Humanitarian Assistance for South Sudan Crisis Response

Washington, DC (STL.News) Today, the United States announced more than $95 million to support the response to the South Sudan humanitarian emergency.  On behalf of the American people, this funding will…

US State Department: Holding Russia To Account

Washington, DC (STL.News) Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the following statement: Today, we announced actions to hold the Russian Government to account for the SolarWinds intrusion, reports of bounties on U.S.…

Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Afghanistan President

Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani today in Kabul to affirm the United States’…

US State Department: Israel’s National Day

Washington, DC (STL.News) Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the following statement: On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I offer best wishes and congratulations to all Israelis…

Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with French, German, Italian, UK Counterparts

Washington, DC (STL.News) The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with his counterparts from France, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom today in…

Five Individuals Charged in Offering Fraud

Five Individuals Charged in Offering Fraud, Stock Manipulation and Money Laundering Schemes Defendants Misappropriated More Than $10 Million and Used the Proceeds to Purchase Luxury Items, Plastic Surgery and a…

Pennsylvania: Marlon Palacios Plead Guilty to Multiple Crime

Pennsylvania Man, Marlon Palacios Pleads Guilty to Fraud and Identity Theft Charges for his Role in Nationwide Gas Station Skimming Scheme ALBANY, N.Y (STL.News) Marlon Palacios, age 33, of Pittsburgh,…

Dominguez-Torres Sentenced for Possession of a Firearm

Illegal Alien, Silvano Dominguez-Torres Sentenced to 44 Months in Federal Prison for Possession of a Firearm RALEIGH, N.C (STL.News) The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of North…