Poway, California - Fourteen-year-old Nikki Benedict was heading home from a friend’s house on May 1, 1967, cutting through what was then just a field at Carriage and Poway Roads in Poway when someone stabbed her in broad daylight and left her to die.

Washington, DC - Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs John R. Bolton met with National Security Office Director Chung Eui-yong of the Republic of Korea on May 4, 2018.  Ambassador Chung provided Ambassador Bolton with a detailed readout of President Moon Jae-in’s April 27 Summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. 

Washington, DC - Remarks at the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA) Memorial Plaque Ceremony:

Washington, DC - Along with being permanently banned from timeshare resale services and telemarketing, the Florida-based operators behind a deceptive timeshare resale scheme have agreed to surrender approximately $3.4 million worth of assets including homes, vehicles, a Rolex watch, silver coins, and a diamond ring to settle the Federal Trade Commission’s charges against them.

Washington, DC - Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges that a proposed merger is likely to harm competition among air ambulance transport services that transfer patients between medical facilities among the Hawaiian islands.

Washington, DC - The United States is extremely concerned about recent attacks against civilian centers, including Tuesday’s attack on a Christian church in the Fatima neighborhood of Bangui and the retaliatory attacks on Muslim community members.  We urge Central African Republic (CAR) government officials to provide safety and security for all of its citizens, regardless of faith.  CAR’s security forces must be professional in the face of ongoing security challenges.  We support the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission’s rapid response to protect civilians and fulfill their mandate.

Washington, DC - Remarks by President Trump at the National Day of Prayer: