Washington, DC - One challenge we face right now, when it comes to developing diagnostics that can help target the delivery of cancer drugs, is the way these diagnostics are sometimes labeled.

Washington, DC - Tracking the spread of a wildfire. Searching for a missing person. Detecting toxic fumes after an explosion before sending in rescue workers.

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission has responded to the Food and Drug Administration’s request for comment on its revised draft guidance, which aims to deter pharmaceutical companies from abusing the citizen petition process to delay approval of and competition from generic drugs.

Washington, DC - Vice President Mike Pence spoke by phone today with Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt of the United Kingdom.   The Foreign Secretary briefed the Vice President on the upcoming parliamentary vote regarding the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union. 

Seattle, Washington - A former Information Technology professional was sentenced to 30 months in prison and three years supervised release for conducting cyberstalking and threat campaigns against multiple Washington residents, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes of the Western District of Washington.  The victims’ names are being withheld to protect their privacy.

Arlington, Virginia - A federal jury in the Eastern District of Virginia convicted a Honduran man yesterday of leading a drug trafficking organization that helped smuggle thousands of kilograms of cocaine into the United States over the last decade.