Children playing with fire

Yuma, Arizona - Every year, kids look forward to vacation time. They will soon be (or already are) off from school for the summer, and that is a safety concern. In the past, children playing with fire have caused some serious damage and last week two fires were reported to have been started by juveniles.

Yuma Police Officer investigated for sexual offense

Yuma, Arizona - On Wednesday, May 22, 2019, the Yuma Police Department received information alleging that a Yuma Police Officer may have had sexual conduct with a minor.  The complaint stated this conduct occurred between 2017 and 2018. 

NIH announces two awards for multi-year studies of influenza immunity in children

Washington, DC - The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health, has announced two awards for the study of influenza immunity in children. The awards, which may total more than $64 million over seven years, will support studies led by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Ohio and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, examining how young children’s immune systems respond over multiple years to their initial influenza infection and their first vaccination.

FTC Returns Nearly $315,000 to Consumers Who Bought Worthless Credit Card Interest Rate Reduction Programs

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission is mailing 305 checks totaling $314,945 to consumers who paid up-front for worthless credit card interest rate reduction programs pitched by Payless Solutions using illegal robocalls.

Memorandum on Enforcing the Legal Responsibilities of Sponsors of Aliens

Washington, DC - By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows: