Secretariat Ebrard said the FBI agents would be unarmed with a limited in scope of investigation. He further advised that authorities from the border state of Sonora already have several suspects in custody, but did not elaborate further.
A spokesperson for the FBI confirmed they would be “providing assistance” under Mexico City’s invitation. It is unknown how long the agents and staff will remain in country for this particular case...
The two patients, from the northwestern Inner Mongolia province, were being treated at a hospital in the capital of Beijing, home to more than 21 million people, according to local officials, AFP reported.
Mexican cartel members – who for years have carried out large scale, hidden pot-growing operations in U.S. national parks in California – are poisoning water and wildlife through the use of illegal pesticides banned by the Environmental Protection Agency, according to a new report published Tuesday.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the federal agency tasked with managing the country’s immigration system, is introducing new employment rules for migrants. Namely, the agency is aiming to bar work permits for asylum applicants who crossed the border illegally, and also applicants who have committed a felony or a number of misdemeanors, including driving under the influence.
The water reached 1.87 meters (6.14 feet) above average sea level Tuesday, the second-highest level ever recorded in the city and just 7 centimeters (2½ inches) lower than the historic 1966 flood. Another wave of exceptionally high water followed Wednesday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimated about 36,000 Americans died from drug-resistant infections in 2017, down 18% from an estimated 44,000 in 2013. The decline is mainly attributed to an intense effort in hospitals to control the spread of particularly dangerous infections.
The study suggests that as hospitals were forced to adapt to cyber attacks with more robust security and overhauled IT systems, doctors and nurses were slowed down in providing care, losing valuable seconds during emergencies.
There is considerable evidence that the American system of government may have been victimized by an illegal covert operation organized and executed by the U.S. intelligence and national security community... Task Force Trump was kept secret within the Agency itself because the CIA is not supposed to spy on Americans. Its staff was pulled together by invitation-only.
The case officers would work with foreign intelligence services such as MI-6, the Italians, the Ukrainians and the Australians on identifying intelligence collection priorities that would implicate Trump and his associates in illegal activity... Trump Task Force members could have also tasked the National Security Agency (NSA) to do targeted collection...The Task Force also could carry out other covert actions, sometimes using press or social media placements to disseminate fabrications about Trump and his associates.
All the CIA and FBI officers involved in the Task Force had sworn an oath to uphold the Constitution of the United States, but nevertheless were involved in a conspiracy to first denigrate and then possibly bring down a legally elected president...
"It's been reported and it's my understanding that it is imminent," Barr told reporters Wednesday in Memphis, Tennessee. "A number of people who were mentioned in the report are having an opportunity right now to comment on how they're quoted in the report. And after that process is over, which should be very short, the report will be issued. That’s what the inspector general himself suggests."
Jared Kushner and other senior Trump administration officials are planning to set up web cameras to live-stream construction of President Trump’s border wall, going against objections from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and senior U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials, according to four people familiar with the White House proposal. “There will be a wall cam, and it’ll launch early next year,” said a senior White House official involved in the initiative...
The Legal Aid Society challenged the NYPD practice of holding onto the records for those 16 and under — a violation of state law under the Family Court Act — five years ago, and the department confirmed Wednesday it finally cleared all youth fingerprints from its Automated Fingerprint Identification System this week.
Previously known as "2014 MU69," the celestial object was given the informal name of Ultima Thule by the New Horizons team, after a mythical northern land in classical and medieval European literature, according to Science Alert. However, the Thule Society, founded in 1918, was also the name of a German occultist group that would later evolve into the Nazi party. NASA has since renamed the object as Arrokoth, a Native American term meaning "sky" in the Powhatan/Algonquian language, after getting consent from elders in the Powhatan Tribe.
It's very unfortunate that NASA felt forced to change the name due to ignorance in believing that Ultima Thule was a name exclusive to the Nazi's only. In reality,
Ultima Thule is sometimes referred to the capital city or settlement in Hyperborean. Thule and Hyperborean are both described as being an unknown land. According to legend the Hyperborean was the most highly technologically and socially advanced society that existed in the pre-flood age. Greeks and Romans such as Pliny, Pindar and Herodotus, as well as Virgil and Cicero, reported that people lived to be at least a thousand years old. Austro-Hungarian ethnologist Karl Penka wrote in 1883 The Origins of the Aryans, that Indo-Europeans could possibly trace their ancestry to Hyperborea. Bal Gangadhar Tilak, an Indian scholar, mathematician, philosopher, also wrote about this idea in his book The Arctic Home in the Vedas published in 1903.
The baby boom may be thanks to a financial boon for the county's deputies, CBS News correspondent Meg Oliver reports. In April 2018, Jefferson County residents voted to pass Proposition P, a property tax increase that raised salaries in the sheriff's office, something the officers hadn't seen for over 30 years.