Washington, DC - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Fetroja (cefiderocol), an antibacterial drug for treatment of patients 18 years of age or older with complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI), including kidney infections caused by susceptible Gram-negative microorganisms, who have limited or no alternative treatment options.

Washington, DC - Researchers, veterans and their families now have access to “Veterans and the Arts,” an online “Experiencing War” website feature highlighting the stories of veterans who pursued the arts during their post-military lives. This new feature includes nine digitized collections from the Veterans History Project (VHP) archive, each of which holds the first-person narrative of a veteran who used artistic endeavors – such as music, creative writing, sculpture, ceramic arts and even the culinary arts –to assist in the transition to civilian life after serving.

Washington, DC - Applications for the Foreign Affairs Information Technology (FAIT) Fellowship Program are now being accepted by the U.S. Department of State through February 14, 2020.  The two-year fellowship program, administered by the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars (TWC), is intended for talented and diverse students in an IT-related degree program, including accredited online degree programs.

Washington, DC - The Summer 2020 White House Internship Program application is now open:

Houston, Texas - One cool cat at a shelter in Houston, is giving caretakers there a run for their money, says the Association of Mature American Citizens. Quilty, a seven-year-old feline, has developed a knack for opening the doors to the free-roaming common rooms, giving Quilty and his cat-mates access to the lobby. 

Washington, DC - "The American and Turkish peoples have been friends and allies for many, many decades." ~ President Donald J. Trump