Former NFL Players Plead Guilty to Nationwide Health Care Fraud Scheme

Miami, Florida - Three former National Football League (NFL) players have pleaded guilty for their roles in a nationwide scheme to defraud a health care benefit program for retired NFL players. A total of 15 defendants have pleaded guilty in connection with this scheme.

Removing Storied Snail Darter from Endangered Species Act Due to Recovery Proposed

Washington, DC - There was a time when the snail darter was the biggest little fish in the United States. In the 1970s, the tiny, endangered Tennessee fish was in the news regularly, the subject of a Supreme Court ruling, an act of Congress, and a giant proposed dam that threatened it with extinction.

Chicago CBP Seize Counterfeit COVID Vaccination Cards

Chicago, Illinois - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the International Mail Facility at Chicago O’Hare recently seized 19 counterfeit COVID-19 vaccination cards arriving from China.

CDC Announces More Than $300 Million in Funding to Support Community Health Workers

Washington, DC - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) awarded more than $116 million in year one, of a three-year, $348 million program, to organizations for community health worker (CHW) services to support COVID-19 prevention and control.

CBP Officers Seize Assault Weapons and Ammunition at the DeConcini Port of Entry

Nogales, Arizona - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers conducting outbound operations seized assault rifles, magazines, part and ammunition hidden in a vehicle.