Washington, DC - Today, the Department of State, in accordance with Article 9 of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations and Article 23 of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, declared the Chargé d’Affaires of the Venezuelan embassy and the Deputy Consul General of the Venezuelan consulate in Houston personae non grata. They have been directed to leave the United States within 48 hours.

West Lafayette, Indiana - Keating Supercars, featuring the fastest street-legal car in the United States, moved into Purdue’s Discovery Park District on Thursday (May 24), marking the first time a carmaker has launched a new facility in Indiana since Honda opened an automotive plant in 2006.

Washington, DC - Wednesday, Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Brazilian Presidential Foreign Policy Advisor Fred Arruda.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida - The UK Information Commissioner’s Office has fined the University of Greenwich £120,000 ($160,000) for leaving a server that linked to a school database unsecured. The university’s response: we forgot that server even existed.

Washington, DC - Over the last two decades, scientists have discovered that the optical microscope can be used to detect, track and image objects much smaller than their traditional limit—about half the wavelength of visible light, or a few hundred nanometers.