State Department

The Phoenix Mercury center and two-time U.S. Olympic gold medalist was arrested 4 1/2 months ago on charges of cannabis possession.
Mysterious injuries first began to be reported among U.S. embassy staff in Havana, Cuba, in late 2016 and have since spread to nearly 70 countries.
Cherelle and Brittney Griner have not spoken by phone in the four months since the basketball star's arrest in Russia, where she remains jailed.
Newt Gingrich ranted on Fox News about President Joe Biden’s administration authorizing U.S. embassies to fly the pride flag, calling it “attacking people of traditional values.”
The Chinese government is continuing to pursue its strict "zero COVID" policy to fight the current wave.
The human rights group says Israel has maintained “a system of oppression and domination” over Palestinians going back to its establishment in 1948.
The State Department ordered families of all U.S. personnel at the embassy in Kyiv to leave the country, and allowing non-essential staff to do the same.
Officials say the most important lesson for businesses from the federal experience is that once they take the first step toward requirements, their workers will follow.
The Biden administration is conducting a nuclear weapons posture and policy review that is expected to be completed early next year.
The GOP former House speaker ranted on Fox News that the Biden administration is "attacking people of traditional values."