Thanksgiving Gesture

Omaha, Nebraska - Michelle Kaiser, owner of the Omaha Bakery in Nebraska, says her workers were hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic and was grateful when a customer decided to show them, he cared, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens. 

Governor Ducey, Law Enforcement Leaders Announce Deployment Of Holiday DUI Enforcement Task Force

Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Doug Ducey Thursday kicked off a press conference with state and local law enforcement officials and industry leaders to discuss the dangers of driving under the influence and announce the annual deployment of a DUI enforcement task force.

Barge Company Will Pay Over $15 Million for Injuries to Natural Resources Resulting from Oil Spill in Houston Ship Channel

Houston, Texas - Houston, Texas-based Kirby Inland Marine LP has agreed to pay $15.3 million in damages and assessment costs under the Oil Pollution Act to resolve federal and state claims for injuries to natural resources resulting from an oil spill from a Kirby barge, after a collision Kirby caused. 

Panamanian Intermediary Pleads Guilty in Connection with International Bribery and Money Laundering Scheme

New York - Luis Enrique Martinelli Linares (Luis Martinelli Linares), 39, a citizen of Panama and Italy, pleaded guilty Thursday in the Eastern District of New York before U.S. District Judge Raymond J. Dearie for laundering $28 million in connection with a massive bribery and money laundering scheme involving Odebrecht S.A. (Odebrecht), a Brazil-based global construction conglomerate.

Woman Sentenced to 56 months for Home Health Care Fraud

Chicago, Illinois - An Illinois woman was sentenced Monday in the Northern District of Illinois to 56 months in prison and ordered to pay $6.3 million in restitution for her participation in a conspiracy to commit health care and wire fraud.