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Dallas, Texas - The Justice Department reached an agreement today with Potter Concrete, a company based in Dallas, resolving claims that the company engaged in a pattern or practice of document abuse in violation of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced the availability of approximately $66 million in Specialty Crop Block Grants to state departments of agriculture for projects that help support specialty crop growers, including locally grown fruits and vegetables, through research, programs to increase demand, and more.
Washington, DC - Rates of five major diabetes-related complications have declined substantially in the last 20 years among U.S. adults with diabetes, according to a study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, published in the current issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
Washington, DC - Statement by President Barack Obama on the Passing of Nobel Laureate Gabriel García Marquez:
Yuma, Arizona - Residents and visitors are invited ARTbeat7, 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday on Main Street in Historic Downtown Yuma.
Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended six smugglers, 12 illegal immigrants from countries other than Mexico, and seized 313 pounds of marijuana yesterday.
Yuma, Arizona - The Monday, April 21, 2014, Regular Session of the Yuma County Board of Supervisors has been cancelled in favor of consolidating the items from that meeting agenda onto the May 5, 2014 meeting agenda.
Washington, DC - Cramming unauthorized charges onto phone bills violates the FTC Act, of course. But depending on the circumstances, cases like that also can result in criminal prosecution. Two brothers who bilked consumers out of millions as part of a cramming scam are now behind bars - giving a whole new meaning to the term “cell phone.” And the prosecutors who brought the case, Assistant United States Attorneys Hallie Mitchell Hoffman and Kyle F. Waldinger, were just honored with the FTC Criminal Liaison Unit’s annual award for their work in fighting fraud.