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Obama: Ensuring Every Child Gets a Great Education, Video

Washington DC - infoZine - Remarks of President Barack Obama, Weekly Address, The White House, May 2, 2015

Hi everybody. I’m speaking with you from the …

Education

U.S. Evaluate Cleanup of 16 Abandoned Uranium Mines on the Navajo Nation

Washington DC - infoZine - The investigation of these sites is a necessary step before final cleanup decisions can be made. The work to be conducted …

Navajo Nation

Sporting Kansas City vs Chicago Fire Sunday Preview, Video

Kansas City, KS - infoZine - Sporting Kansas City and the Chicago Fire match up at Sporting Park on Sunday. The nationally televised match, presented …

Chicago Fire SC

Mass Graves Found in Thailand Trafficking Camp

New York, NY - infoZine - The discovery of more than 30 bodies in a human trafficking camp should prompt Thai authorities to authorize an …

Asia

Sun Rich Apple Slices Recall

Washington DC - infoZine - Sun Rich Fresh Foods Inc. of Richmond, BC, Canada is voluntarily recalling sliced apple and products containing sliced …

Product Recalls

Felt Bicycles Recalls Cruiser Bicycles

Washington DC - infoZine - This recall involves (about 200) beach cruiser style Felt Deep Six and El Guapo model bicycles with one speed and coaster …

Bicycling

Central African Republic Travel Warning

Washington DC - infoZine - The Government of Chad closed its border with CAR May 12, 2014. Only citizens of Chad returning home will be able to cross …

Africa Travel

Draconian Copyright Policies Stifle Online Speech Worldwide, Report

San Francisco, Ca - infoZine - The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) released the report “Special 404 Report” a response to the “Special 301 …

Copyright

Oxfam Trucks in Aid to Nepal by Land for the First Time from India

Kathmandu, Nepal - infoZine - Three trucks carrying tarpaulins, foam sheets, water containers, chlorine tablets and solar lamps have left Gorkhpur …

India

Raplixa Approved to Help Control Bleeding During Surgery

Washington DC - infoZine - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Raplixa (fibrin sealant [human]), the first spray-dried fibrin sealant …

Medicine

Human Rights Watch Calls on U.S. to Pass USA Freedom Act

Washington, DC - infoZine - Members of the House and Senate introduced the USA Freedom Act of 2015 on April 28 to end domestic bulk collection of …

Civil Rights

Women, Foreigners, Minorities Earn More Doctorates

Washington DC - infoZine - The number of research doctorate degrees awarded by U.S. institutions in 2013 grew by 3.5 percent over the previous year, …

Statistics

Antarctic Ice Core Reveals How Climate Changes in North Atlantic Moved South

Washington DC - infoZine - A new, highly detailed ice core retrieved by researchers with the National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded West Antarctic …

Climate

Four Men Indicted for Identity Theft, Counterfeit Check Conspiracy

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Tyler Sutton, 53, Gary K. Keesler, 35, and Chad M. Mills, 26, all of Kansas City, Mo., and Christopher Hite, 32, of …

Conspiracies

Eleven Indicted for Meth Conspiracy

Kansas City, Mo - infoZine - Mike Kamal Ahmad, also known as “Viper Mike,” 39, Carey Michael Vannostran, 39, and Patrick Thomas Baker, 50, all of …

Conspiracies

Crappie Days in Kansas

Pratt, KS - infoZine - If someone wishes you a “crappie day” this time of year and you’re an angler, you accept that wish with a smile. It’s a good …

Kansas

Debt Relief Comes to Chad

Washington, DC - infoZine - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank’s International Development Association (IDA) have decided to …

Debt Relief

Hy-Vee Summer Fresh Pasta Salad Recall

West Des Moines, Iowa - infoZine - On April 27, 2015, Hy-Vee, Inc. issued a recall for Hy-Vee Summer Fresh Pasta Salad that is sold in its stores' …

Cold Cases

Four Kansas City Residents Indicted for Arson, Insurance Fraud Conspiracy

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Tina L. Shonk, 34, Roy Thieman, 30, Joseph Levi Little, 40, and Tyler Sutton, 53, all of Kansas City, were charged in a …

Fraud

Pedego Electric Bicycle Batteries Recall

Washington DC - infoZine - This recall involves (about 5,000) 36-volt and 48-volt lithium ion rechargeable batteries sold separately and as original …

Batteries

Black Decker to Pay $1.575 Million for Delay in Reporting Hazards in Cordless Electric Lawnmowers

Washington DC - infoZine - The Department of Justice and the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) jointly announced Wednesday that Black & …

Lawn Mower

Iraq Travel Warning

Washington DC - infoZine - U.S. citizens in Iraq remain at high risk for kidnapping and terrorist violence. Terrorists’ methods of attack have …

Middle East

Nepal Aid Hampered by Airport Bottleneck, Fuel Shortages

Kathmandu, Nepal - infoZine - The international agency says there are huge challenges in getting help to the tens of thousands of people without …

Airports

Salty Aquifer, Microbial Habitat Under Antarctic Surface

Washington DC - infoZine - An airborne electromagnetic (AEM) sensor, called SkyTEM, mounted to the helicopter, allowed the team to discover that …

Antarctica

India Needs to Unlock Investments to Accelerate Growth

New Delhi, India - infoZine - The Indian economy has turned the corner, says the latest India Development Update of the World Bank. Aided by a …

Asia

Former KCMO Social Security Employee Sentenced in Fraud Scheme

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Mary Francis Taylor, 54, of Kansas City, Mo., was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Howard F. Sachs to one year and one …

Fraud

Kansas Receives $62.4 Million Tobacco Settlement

Topeka, KS - infoZine - Kansas has received its annual tobacco settlement payment totaling $62,442,634.28.

The $62.4 million total is consistent with …

Kansas

Yamada to Plead Guilty to Automobile Part Price Fixing

Washington DC - infoZine - According to a one-count felony charge filed today in U.S. District Court of the Southern District of Ohio in Cincinnati, …

Price Fixing

Kansas City, Kansas Man Sentenced for Theft of Government Funds, Aggravated Identity Theft

Kansas City, Kansas - infoZine - Lamar D. Lynch, 42, Kansas City, Kansas was sentenced to thirty-two months in prison, three years of supervised …

Kansas City