3 medium leeks, halved thin sliced.
  1 Vidalia (yellow( onion
½ cup butter
2 cups milk
2 cups half and half
4 (16 oz) cans oysters, drained (save the juice to adjust flavor at the end)
Salt and pepper to taste
  Sauté the leeks and onions in butter for 10 mins on med heat until tender. Add the milk, cream, oysters, salt and pepper. Cook on low heat until heated through (do not boil or scorch the milk). You can add the saved liquid from the oysters to your taste preference.   more...
The New Orleans Field Office ports seized a total of $29,532,583 worth of counterfeit goods, had they been genuine, between Jan. 1 and Nov. 30.

The field office predominantly seizes counterfeits in the express consignment environment, with counterfeit luxury clothing and electronics making up the bulk of the seizures. While large express consignment operations can net large-valued seizures in single incidents, the majority of counterfeit seizures come in smaller, targeted operations.

Racehorse Trainer Jason Servis Acquired, Distributed, and Directed Others to Administer Prohibited Performance Enhancing Drugs to Racehorses

JASON SERVIS pleaded guilty for his role in the distribution of adulterated and misbranded drugs intended for administration on racehorses he trained, in connection with the charges filed in United States v. Navarro et al., 20 Cr. 160 (MKV).

According to the allegations contained in the Superseding Indictment, the Superseding Information charging SERVIS, prior charging instruments and other filings in this case, and statements during court proceedings:

The charges in the Navarro case arise from an investigation of widespread schemes by racehorse trainers,   more...
The B-21 Raider was unveiled to the public at a ceremony Dec. 2, 2022, in Palmdale, Calif. Designed to operate in tomorrow's high-end threat environment, the B-21 will play a critical role in ensuring America's enduring airpower capability. (U.S. Air Force photo)

PALMDALE, Calif. (AFNS) -- In a tangible display of the nation’s resolve in meeting security threats, the U.S. Air Force, on Dec. 2, publicly unveiled the B-21 Raider, the first new, long-range strike bomber in a generation and an aircraft specifically designed to be the multifunctional backbone of the modernized bomber fleet.

While the B-21 isn’t expected to be operational and introduced into service for several more years, the formal unveiling ceremony hosted by Northrop Grumman Corporation at its production facilities in California is a significant milestone in the Air Force’s effort to modernize combat capabilities. The B-21 is designed to be a more capable and adaptable, state-of-the-art aircraft that will gradually replace aging B-1 Lancer and B-2 Spirit bombers now in service.

AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico –Ramey Sector Border Patrol agents seized 198 pounds (90 kilos) of cocaine Wednesday morning abandoned next to a makeshift “yola” vessel and the body of a man in the area of Guajataca beach in Quebradillas. The estimated value of the contraband is $ 2 million.

On the early morning hours of Nov. 16, 2022, agents detected a vessel traveling without navigation lights approximately one nautical mile northwest of Quebradillas.

The following Christmas poem was recently sent to me, and in honor of our troops, I thought it appropriate to include it here.

The embers glowed softly, and in their dim light,
I gazed round the room and I cherished the sight.
My wife was asleep, her head on my chest,
My daughter beside me, angelic in rest.