Nashua Man James Henry Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking

(STL.News) – James Henry, 51, of Nashua, pleaded guilty in federal court to attempted possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, United States Attorney Scott W. Murray announced today. According to court documents and statements made in court, beginning in or before December of 2017, a drug distribution organization operating in Lawrence, Massachusetts, […]

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Implementing Visa Restrictions Under the Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Secretary Of State, Michael R. Pompeo released the following statement: The United States seeks fair, transparent, and reciprocal treatment from the People’s Republic of China for our citizens.  We have taken several steps to further this goal.  Unfortunately, Beijing has continued systematically to obstruct travel to the Tibetan Autonomous Region (TAR) and […]

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U.S.-India Foreign Office Consultations

Washington, DC (STL.News)  Press Statement By State Department Spokesperson: Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale and Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla held virtual Foreign Office Consultations on July 7, 2020.  They discussed U.S.-India cooperation on a full range of international issues and developed concrete steps to strengthen the U.S.-India Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership established by […]

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Michael R. Pompeo’s Call with Canadian Deputy Prime Minister Freeland

Washington, DC (STL.News) The following is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Canadian Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland. Secretary Pompeo and Deputy Prime Minister Freeland celebrated the entry into force of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) on July 1, an agreement that will help U.S., Mexican, and Canadian businesses and consumers.  […]

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Secretary Michael R. Pompeo’s Call with Brazilian Foreign Minister Araujo

Washington, DC (STL.News) The following is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo about continued, coordinated efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and support economic recovery in the region.  The two leaders agreed to continue to build on the strong economic partnership between our countries. […]

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International Students are Welcome in the U.S.

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Secretary Of State, Michael R. Pompeo released the following statement: The United States has long been the destination of choice for international students, and we are pleased that many international students who had planned to study this fall in the United States may still have the opportunity to do so. The Department of […]

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Passing of Lorne Craner, former Assistant Secretary of State

Passing of Lorne Craner, former Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Secretary Of State, Michael R. Pompeo released the following statement: It is with deep sadness that we mourn the passing of former Assistant Secretary Lorne Craner. Lorne’s storied career – in the halls of Congress, […]

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Former Comptroller of Catholic Diocese of Steubenville David A. Franklin pleads guilty

Former Comptroller of Catholic Diocese of Steubenville David A. Franklin pleads guilty to tax crimes, embezzlement (STL.News) – The former comptroller of the Catholic Diocese of Steubenville pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to failing to pay the Internal Revenue Service payroll taxes withheld from the paychecks of diocesan employees, to filing false tax returns […]

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