Imperial Valley News
The President's Request for Authorization to Use Force Against ISIS: Military and Diplomatic Efforts
Washington, DC - The President's Request for Authorization to Use Force Against ISIS: Military and Diplomatic Efforts - Secretary of State John Kerry Opening Remarks Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations:
San Francisco, California - The Federal Trade Commission has charged DIRECTV, the country’s largest provider of satellite television services, with deceptively advertising a discounted 12-month programming package because it fails to clearly disclose that the package requires a two-year contract.
Washington, DC - Social Security Matters by AMAC’s Certified Social Security Advisor C.J. Miles Association of Mature American Citizens:
Imperial, California - There's no fool like an old fool, the saying goes, and the proof is in the fact that seniors have become a prime target for conmen, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens.
South American Counter-Terrorism Official Sentenced to 195 Months in Prison for Attempting to Support Hezbollah
New York - Assistant Attorney General for National Security John P. Carlin and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara of the Southern District of New York announced that Dino Bouterse, a citizen of Suriname who assisted in the formation of that country’s Counter-Terrorism Unit, was sentenced today in federal court in New York City to 195 months in prison for attempting to provide material support and resources to Hezbollah, a designated terrorist organization, along with narcotics trafficking and firearms offenses.
CommerceWest Bank Admits Bank Secrecy Act Violation and Reaches $4.9 Million Settlement with Justice Department
Irvine, California - The Justice Department announced that it has agreed to a $4.9 million civil and criminal resolution with CommerceWest Bank, of Irvine, California, arising out of the department’s investigation into consumer fraud schemes facilitated by the bank. Today the United States filed a criminal charge and a civil complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.