Author Archives: R. Mitchell

President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Friday, August 23, 2019

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump will have lunch with Secretary of State Pompeo then the president and First Lady Melania Trump will fly to Bordeaux, France on a European trip that will include a visit to Poland from August 31 to September 2. Keep up with Trump on CDN’s President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 8/23/19 All ...

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University of Kansas Researcher Indicted for Fraud for Failing to Disclose Conflict of Interest with Chinese University

By R. Mitchell – A researcher at the University of Kansas (KU) was indicted today on federal charges of hiding the fact he was working full time for a Chinese university while doing research at KU funded by the U.S. government. Feng “Franklin” Tao, 47, of Lawrence, Kansas, an associate professor at KU’s Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis (CEBC), is ...

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CBP at LA/Long Beach Seaport Seizes Over 52,000 Illegal Gun Parts from China

By R. Mitchell – LOS ANGELES — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at Los Angeles/Long Beach Seaport in coordination with the Machinery Center of Excellence and Expertise (CEE), and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), intercepted and seized 52,601 firearms parts in violation of the Chinese Arms Embargo. The sights, stocks, muzzles, brakes, buffer kits, and ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Thursday, August 22, 2019

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump will receive his daily briefing as prepared by the intelligence community then present the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Robert Cousy. Keep up with Trump on CDN’s President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 8/22/19 All Times EDT 11:4 AM Receive intelligence briefing – Oval Office 4:30 PM Present the Presidential Medal of Freedom ...

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ICE: Enhanced cooperation results in increased, faster removals to Guatemala

By R. Mitchell – GUATEMALA CITY — U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) on Tuesday announced the monthlong results of a more streamlined removal process for Guatemalan adults and families arriving at the U.S. border. “We are discouraging all citizens in Central America from embarking on the dangerous, often expensive, journey to the U.S. thinking ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Wednesday, August 21, 2019

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump will travel to Lousiville, Kentucky, to speak at the American Veterans 75th National Convention and to attend fundraising events. Keep up with Trump on CDN’s President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 8/21/19 All Times EDT 11:15 AM Depart the White House en route to Joint Base Andrews – South Lawn/Marine One 11:25 AM ...

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Unsealed Warrant for Iranian Oil Tanker ‘Grace’ Reveals Money Laundering, Fraud and More

By R. Mitchell – DENVER – A warrant unsealed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia Aug. 16 to seize the oil tanker Grace 1, the petroleum aboard it, and $995,000, reveals the investigative work by special agents based in Colorado. The tanker, cargo and cash are subject to forfeiture based on violations of the International Emergency Economic ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Tuesday, August 20, 2019

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump will have lunch with Vice President Mike Pence then welcome President Klaus Iohannis of Romania for a series of meetings. Keep up with Trump on CDN’s President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 8/20/19 All Times EDT 12:45 PM Lunch with the Vice President – Private Dining Room 2:00 PM Participate in the arrival ...

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Border Patrol Nabs Nearly 200 Illegal Aleins in Remote Southwest New Mexico

By R. Mitchell – ANTELOPE WELLS, N.M. – United States Border Patrol agents working in Antelope Wells, New Mexico apprehended another large group of illegal aliens early August 18. The 194 illegal aliens in this group and like many others before was comprised primarily of Central American families and unaccompanied juveniles. Large group at Antelope Wells. At approximately 3 a.m. ...

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New Orleans Border Patrol Arrests 15 Illegal Aliens Caught Using Fake Documents

By R. Mitchell – NEW ORLEANS —U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) New Orleans agents arrested 15 illegal aliens, including one unaccompanied minor, who were suspected of using fraudulent documents at the Gulf Coast Safety Council (GCSC) in St. Rose, La., Wednesday morning. USBP agents, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers, and Social Security Administration (SSA) Office of Investigations special agents encountered ...

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DOD Conducts Test of Previously Banned Ground Launch Cruise Missile

By R. Mitchell – On Sunday, August 18, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, the Department of Defense conducted a flight test of a conventionally-configured ground-launched cruise missile at San Nicolas Island, California. The test missile exited its ground mobile launcher and accurately impacted its target after more than 500 kilometers of flight. Data collected and lessons learned from ...

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Attorney General Barr Appoints New Leadership Team at Bureau Of Prisons

By R. Mitchell – Attorney General Bill Barr appointed two new officials to lead the Federal Bureau of Prisons following the suspicious death of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, who died while in federal custody. The leadership change follows the removal of the warden of the Manhattan Correction Center where Epstein had been held. Attorney General William P. Barr today ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Monday, August 19, 2019

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump will receive his daily briefing as prepared by the intelligence community. Keep up with Trump on CDN’s President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 8/19/19 All Times EDT 11:30 AM Receive intelligence briefing – Oval Office White House Briefing Schedule None Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated through CDN is available for ...

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FBI: Marijuana Legalization Leading to Increase in Public Corruption

By R. Mitchell – The FBI says that public corruption is on the increase in states that have legalized marijuana. “As an increasing number of states change their marijuana legislation, the FBI is seeing a public corruption threat emerge in the expanding cannabis industry,” Department of Justice Public Affairs Specialist Mollie Halpern said during the most recent episode of FBI ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Sunday, August 18, 2019

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will return to the White House after a week-long semi-vacation at their house on Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey. Keep up with Trump on CDN’s President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 8/18/19 All Times EDT 4:00 PM The president and first lady depart Bedminster, ...

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