Washington, DC - A Chinese national was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years of supervised release Wednesday for conspiring to violate the Arms Export Control Act and International Traffic in Arms Regulations; attempting to violate the Arms Export Control Act and International Traffic in Arms Regulations; and violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act. The sentencing follows an investigation led by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigation (HSI) and the U.S. Department of Commerce-Bureau of Industry and Security’s Office of Export Enforcement Washington Field Office.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The new issue of UNICRI’s Magazine Freedom From Fear addresses the complexity of the migration phenomenon in its current dimension. It shows the challenges migration is posing are a touchstone for the principles of civilization, human rights and development.

Boulder City, Nevada - Celebrate 4th of July Weekend at Lake Mead and Lake Mohave:

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Clark County Commission formally transferred more than nine acres to UNLV for its new medical school today, taking the final step in a historic move to transform the Las Vegas health care landscape and boost medical care for a growing population short of physicians.

Las Vegas, Nevada - As part of a multiyear effort to refresh its Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) centers across the country, the U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has launched the fourth round of competitions to award new cooperative funding agreements for centers in 11 states.

Washington, DC - Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts:

Washington, DC - Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate the following individuals to key Administration posts:

Washington, DC - Yesterday afternoon, Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to the President, participated in a call with thousands of Americans who signed a We the People petition supporting a ban on assault weapons. Ms. Jarrett emphasized the President and Vice President's support for reinstating the ban on assault weapons that Congress enacted in the 1990s and that sunsetted over a decade ago.

Berkeley, California - Everyone knows of a megaproject gone awry: the Bay Bridge or maybe Boston’s Big Dig. Many fear California’s high-speed rail project connecting the northern half of the state with the southern may become yet one more.

Washington, DC - President Barack Obama today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to Attend the Inauguration of the Expansion of the Panama Canal in Panama City, Republic of Panama on June 26, 2016.