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5 decades later, US-Cuba diplomatic ties restored

...from the Caribbean nation, headed by Foreign Minister Rodriguez.The U.S. will be represented at the event by Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson, who led U.S. negotiators in six months of talks leading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-20/5-decades-later-us-cuba-di
More than 7 decades after Pearl Harbor, remains from USS Oklahoma could be ID'd with new tests

...of the grave for a third time following their heroic sacrifice at Pearl Harbor," wrote Russell Beland, deputy assistant secretary for military manpower and personnel.Last month, however, the Department of Defense pulled rank and said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/more-7-decades-after-pearl-harbor-r
Solar panel farm on Fort Gordon part of Army efforts to diversify energy sources

...are deploying microgrids at a number of installations across the Army," said Richard Kidd, the Army's deputy assistant secretary of energy and sustainability.The Army, the nation's largest utility consumer, spends $1.3 billion annually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-14/solar-panel-farm-fort-gordon-
Jack Craig named new manager for Savannah River Site

...environmental management) program, including serving as acting SRS manager in 2010," said Mark Whitney, acting assistant secretary of environmental management, in an e-mail to site employees.SRS is a national security complex and former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-17/jack-craig-named-new-manager
Where are their loyalties?

...duties has recently exploded into a scandal, an equally troubling potential scandal erupted last fall:Deputy Assistant Secretary Raymond Maxwell reported that he once stumbled into a weekend operation at the Department of State where, he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-20/where-are-their-loyal
Forgot Paris?

...highest-ranking officials representing the United States at the march? The U.S. ambassador to France and one of the assistant secretaries of state. Apparently even U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker found herself too tied up to make it to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-13/forgot-paris
Class of '64: Annapolis produced admirals, CEOs - and this writer

...Merchant Marine Academy.Others served as NATO assistant secretary general; deputy director of the Federal Emergency...deputy undersecretary of defense; and two as deputy assistant secretaries of defense.One served as chairman of the board...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-04/class-64-annapol
4 honored at Jimmie Dyess Symposium

...as principal director of drug enforcement policy in the office of the secretary of defense. He served as deputy assistant secretary of the Navy for reserve affairs from 2001 to 2009. He also served as president of the Congressional Medal of Honor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-08/4-honored-jimmie-dyess-sympos
OSHA clears Kellogg's facilty in worker's death

...but only hospitalizations involving three or more workers in the same incident, said Dr. David Michaels, the assistant secretary of labor for occupational safety and health."It's important to remember that these updated reporting requirements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/osha-clears-kelloggs-facilty-
A different tack on Benghazi

...premeditated terrorist attack just weeks before the 2012 elections.Previous panels didn't have former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Raymond Maxwell, who earlier this month came forward to allege that Clinton confidants, in an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-20/different-tack-bengha