Washington, DC - Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo: "Seventy years ago, the UN General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Emerging from a world war that shocked humanity with its cruelty, the sovereign nations of the world united to specify those rights that are inherent to all persons, and committed to their promotion and protection henceforth.

Washington, DC - This holiday season give the kids in your life a meaningful gift—like a memorable read, according to education advocate David Bruce Smith.

Washington, DC - One challenge we face right now, when it comes to developing diagnostics that can help target the delivery of cancer drugs, is the way these diagnostics are sometimes labeled.

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission has responded to the Food and Drug Administration’s request for comment on its revised draft guidance, which aims to deter pharmaceutical companies from abusing the citizen petition process to delay approval of and competition from generic drugs.

Washington, DC - Tracking the spread of a wildfire. Searching for a missing person. Detecting toxic fumes after an explosion before sending in rescue workers.

Seattle, Washington - A former Information Technology professional was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years supervised release for conducting cyberstalking and threat campaigns against multiple Washington residents, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes of the Western District of Washington.  The victims’ names are being withheld to protect their privacy.