Online Marketers Banned from Deceiving Shoppers

Los Angeles, California - A group of online marketers will pay more than $2.5 million to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they deceived consumers with “free” and “risk-free” trials for cooking and golfing products.

USNS William McLean; Delivering in Support of Hurricane Irma Relief Efforts

Atlantic Ocean - Military Sealift Command's dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS William McLean (T-AKE 12) has commenced logistic support operations in the vicinity of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, following the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma.

FTC Advice for Hurricane Victims and People Who Want to Help

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission has information for people affected by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, and for those who want to contribute to relief efforts.

US Navy Leads International Effort to Deploy Buoys into the Arctic Ocean

Washington, DC - The U.S National Ice Center (USNIC) in coordination with the Office of Naval Research, Office of the Oceanographer of the Navy, the Danish Joint Arctic Command, Environmental and Climate Change Canada and University of Washington deployed buoys into the Arctic Ocean during a joint mission.

USS Ronald Reagan Holds Patriot Day, POW/MIA Observance

Waters South of Japan - Sailors aboard the Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), conducted a Patriot Day and POW/MIA observance, September 11.