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Heather Nauert To Be Nominated To Post Overseeing White House Fellowships
The former State Department spokeswoman and Fox News host withdrew her name from consideration to be the U.S. ambassador to the U.N. in February.
Trump Likely Approved $2 Million Deal For Otto Warmbier's Release: Former U.S. Official
Joseph Yun said he signed the agreement in June 2017 when he was the U.S. State Department’s special representative to North Korea.
State Department Identifies And Bans 16 People With 'Roles' In Khashoggi Killing
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who reportedly ordered the journalist’s assassination, was not among those named.
Journalist Rips State Department For Yanking 'Courage' Award After Snarky Tweet To Trump
"President Trump’s attacks against the media are disgraceful," Finnish reporter Jessikka Aro said.
Watchdog Demands Record Of Mike Pompeo's Briefing To 'Faith-Based' Media Only
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington seeks to determine if access was blocked based on religion.
Pompeo Briefing On World Religious Freedom Given Exclusively To 'Faith-Based Media'
"Can’t recall religion being a test before for journalists," tweets NBC's Andrea Mitchell on the secretary of state's exclusive talk before Mideast trip.
Kim — Not Trump — Was Right About Summit Snag, Says State Department
Just to set the record straight.
More Than 37,000 Visa Applications Denied In 2018 Due To Trump's Travel Ban
Visa denials are up by at least 1,000 over the year before.
Gay Israeli-American Couple's 2-Year-Old Son Is US Citizen, Judge Rules
By Christopher Weber, AP
Dads Andrew and Elad Dvash-Banks had sought the same rights for Ethan as his twin brother, Aiden.
U.S. Warns Americans Not To Travel To Venezuela
The advisory also came on the same day the Venezuelan government announced an investigation into opposition leader Juan Guaido.
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State Department Forced To Cancel Border Security Conference Due To Shutdown
Add that to the list of things the Trump administration is delaying because key federal agencies lack funds.
Brett McGurk Says State Department Facing 'Extremely Difficult Circumstances' In Farewell Tweet
The outgoing U.S. envoy to the global coalition fighting ISIS resigned over President Donald Trump's Syria withdrawal plan.
Ambassador's Sudden Exit Amid Deportation Fight Was Totally Normal, State Department Says
Last year, the department ordered Ted Osius to leave his post — and his host country of Vietnam. Then it told diplomats to deny anything unusual took place.
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Mother Will See Terminally Ill Toddler After Trump Travel Ban Hurdle (UPDATED)
The child's father is an American citizen who brought the 2-year-old to California for treatment.
Florida Woman Sent Ominous Message Before Disappearing In Costa Rica
Carla Stefaniak has not been seen or heard from in nearly a week.
In First-Of-Its-Kind Lawsuit, Baltimore Sues Trump Over Immigrants' Access To Benefits
City officials say the Trump administration's "unconstitutional" immigration policy is deterring residents from accessing food stamps, Medicaid and other benefits.
A Transgender American Diplomat Who Does Not Exist
Robyn Alice McCutcheon
Disappeared in a poof, just like my three years of work on the Paris Agreement.
Rex Tillerson Spent $1 Million In Taxpayer Money Flying Around The Country, Watchdog Group Estimates
Some of the multimillionaire former secretary of state's expensive flights were clearly described as "personal travel" in newly released documents.
State Department Aide Heather Nauert Dragged Over 'Stunningly Tone Deaf' Saudi Arabia Photo
The former Fox News host was all smiles in her Riyadh picture despite journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance.
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Trump's Latest Attack On Same-Sex Couples Is Exactly What His Base Wants
Those who support the State Department's new directive are the same people who think men are the real Me Too victims.
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Trump Administration Will No Longer Grant Visas To Same-Sex Partners Of Diplomats
Same-sex couples used to be eligible for spousal visas, given how few countries recognize the right to marry.
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Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Is, Tired, Of, All, The, Excessive, Commas
The State Department has sent two emails to staff outlining proper comma usage, according to a CNN report.
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Terrorism-Related Deaths Fell 27 Percent In 2017, State Department Says
Fewer attacks in Iraq account for much of the drop. But groups like ISIS and al Qaeda continue evolving as potent threats.
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State Department Spent $52,700 On Curtains For UN Ambassador Residence
The New York Times walked back its story highlighting current U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley after the State Department said she wasn’t involved in the purchase.
Jimmy Kimmel Sums Up Trump Administration With Instagram Post From Mike Pompeo
"Nothing sums this administration up better..."
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U.S., Cuba Officials Discuss Mysterious Embassy Health Attacks On Diplomats
The illnesses, which first appeared last year, were initially described as the result of sonic attacks or health attacks.
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