FTC Halts Deceptive Mosquito-Repellent Claims for Aromaflage Perfume and Candles

Washington, DC -  A New Jersey-based company and its owners have agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that they used deceptive claims to sell purportedly mosquito-repelling perfume sprays and scented candles. The FTC contends the company’s efficacy claims for its Aromaflage products – marketed as “fragrance with function” – are not supported by scientific evidence, and that multiple five-star Amazon reviews were written by one of the owners and her relatives.

Vice President Mike Pence at National Day of Prayer

Washington, DC - Remarks by Vice President Pence at National Day of Prayer:

JBS USA, Inc. Recalls Ground Beef Products

Washington, DC - JBS USA, Inc., a Lenoir, N.C. establishment, is recalling approximately 35,464 pounds of raw ground beef products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hard plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

Remarks by President Trump at the National Teacher of the Year Reception

Washington, DC - Remarks by President Trump at the National Teacher of the Year Reception:

Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison for Conspiracy to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Newark, New Jersey - Samuel Rahamin Topaz, 24, of Fort Lee, New Jersey, was sentenced today to eight years in prison, to be followed by a lifetime of supervised release, for conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization.