Washington, DC - Thursday, President Donald J. Trump announced his intent to nominate:

Washington, DC - By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows:

Escondido, California - Pachyderm Prince, Zuli, Celebrates His First Birthday During World Elephant Day at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Featuring Lead Elephant Keeper Mindy Albright:

Washington, DC - The American Red Cross is helping people in the Midwest where tornadoes and flooding have caused heavy damage to neighborhoods across the region.

Washington, DC - Seven Nominations Sent to the Senate:

San Diego, California - The U.S. Department of Justice today charged a Rancho Peñasquitos man with federal hate crimes, including the murder of one person and the attempted murder of 53 others, for his actions during the April 27 shooting at the Chabad of Poway Synagogue.

Washington, DC - Today, President Donald J. Trump declared that an emergency exists in the State of Oklahoma and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State, tribal, and local response efforts due to the emergency conditions resulting from flooding beginning on May 7, 2019, and continuing.

Washington, DC - According to statistics reported to the FBI, 106 law enforcement officers were killed in line-of-duty incidents in 2018. Of these, 55 officers died as a result of felonious acts, and 51 officers died in accidents. Comprehensive data tables about these incidents and brief narratives describing the fatal attacks are included in the sections of Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2018.