New York Man Sentenced for Attempting to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Buffalo, New York - Arafat M. Nagi, 47, of Lackawanna, New York, was sentenced to 15 years in prison, to be followed by 15 years of supervised release, for attempting to provide material support and resources to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization.

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's Call With Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland

Washington, DC - Today U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland. The two leaders discussed a range of global issues, including cooperation on the crisis in Venezuela and our shared commitment to the complete, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

Decoding Mobile Money Code’s deceptive earnings claims and CAN-SPAM violations

Washington, DC - When it came to Mobile Money Code’s “system,” money was mobile all right. It traveled in a one-way direction from consumers to the pockets of the principals behind the get-rich-quick venture. That’s what the FTC alleged in a lawsuit filed against an international network of defendants. The FTC says they used affiliate marketing to promise that people would earn “60k a month on 100% autopilot,” but the typical consumer never got off the runway. In addition to the FTC’s ongoing concern with misleading earning claims, the just-announced proposed settlements serve as a timely reminder to conduct a pre-flight CAN-SPAM check before your company sends commercial email.

On the Occasion of National Day in Iceland

Washington, DC - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo: "On behalf of the United States of America, I offer congratulations to the people of Iceland on your 74th anniversary of independence on June 17th.

Governor Ducey Honors Memory Of Navajo Code Talker Samuel Tom Holiday

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey issued a statement honoring the life and memory of Samuel Tom Holiday, a Navajo Code Talker who served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. Mr. Holiday passed on June 11, 2018.