Washington, DC - We strongly support the decisions by the Netherlands and Australia to call Russia to account for its role in the July 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight #17 (MH-17) over eastern Ukraine and the horrific deaths of 298 civilians. It is time for Russia to acknowledge its role in the shooting down of MH-17 and to cease its callous disinformation campaign.

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission has given final approval to a settlement with PayPal, Inc. over allegations that its Venmo peer-to-peer payment service misled consumers about their ability to transfer funds to external bank accounts and control the privacy of their Venmo transactions.

West Lafayette, Indiana - Early forecasts for this hurricane season predict an average to slightly above average number of storms, but one researcher has a bit of advice: prepare for the worst.

Washington, DC - They will be burning the American flag across the country this Memorial Day weekend—not in protest but out of respect. It’s the proper way of disposing of a flag that is no longer in a condition to be a fitting emblem.

Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice issued the agenda today for a joint public workshop that will explore competition issues in the residential real estate brokerage industry. The workshop will take place on June 5, 2018, at the FTC’s Constitution Center Auditorium, 400 7th St., SW, Washington, DC. The event begins at 9:00 a.m.

Washington, DC - Today, President Donald J. Trump issued an Executive Grant of Clemency (Full Pardon) posthumously to John Arthur “Jack” Johnson, the first African American Heavyweight Champion of the World, for a Mann Act conviction that occurred during a period of racial tension more than a century ago.  Johnson served 10 months in Federal prison for what many view as a racially motivated injustice.