Read More.... Conservative Party announces next prime minister – watch live
Posted in World News

Conservative Party announces next prime minister – watch live

The Conservative party announces whether they want Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt as the next prime minister following the resignation of Theresa May.

Read More.... Mystery surrounds animal deaths on France’s farms – BBC News
Posted in World News

Mystery surrounds animal deaths on France’s farms – BBC News

Farmers in France are claiming that electromagnetic fields created by wind farms and other electrical installations are leading to low productivity and high rates of mortality. But scientists who’ve looked into it have failed to detect…

Read More.... Canadian police release CCTV of last days before Australian man and his girlfriend died
Posted in World News

Canadian police release CCTV of last days before Australian man and his girlfriend died

Police have released CCTV of American women Chynna Deese and Australian man Lucas Fowler filling up their van with petrol days before they were found shot dead on a remote Canadian highway. The two were on…

Read More.... Van carrying $200m worth of ice crashes into parked police car
Posted in World News

Van carrying $200m worth of ice crashes into parked police car

A van carrying 273kg of the drug ice has crashed into a stationary police car in Sydney’s north-west. CCTV shows the Toyota HiAce hitting into the police car and then driving off. Police later found the…

Read More.... Member of Violent TTG Gang Sentenced to 30 Years in Federal Prison for Federal Racketeering and Drug Conspiracies
Posted in US News

Member of Violent TTG Gang Sentenced to 30 Years in Federal Prison for Federal Racketeering and Drug Conspiracies

U.S. District Judge Catherine C. Blake sentenced Timothy Floyd, aka Tim Rod, 28, of Baltimore, to serve 30 years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for conspiring to participate in a drug…

Read More.... Hungary Subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation Agrees to Pay $8.7 Million in Criminal Penalties to Resolve Foreign Bribery Case
Posted in US News

Hungary Subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation Agrees to Pay $8.7 Million in Criminal Penalties to Resolve Foreign Bribery Case

Microsoft Magyarország Számítástechnikai Szolgáltató és Kereskedelmi Kft. (Microsoft Hungary), a wholly owned subsidiary of Microsoft Corporation, has agreed to pay a criminal penalty of more than $8.7 million to resolve the government’s investigation into violations of…

Read More.... Equifax to Pay $575 Million as Part of Settlement with FTC, CFPB, and States Related to 2017 Data Breach
Posted in US News

Equifax to Pay $575 Million as Part of Settlement with FTC, CFPB, and States Related to 2017 Data Breach

NOTE: The FTC hosted an IN-PERSON press conference at FTC Headquarters, 600 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington D.C., at 10 am ET TODAY (July 22). Participants included: FTC Chairman Joe Simons, CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger, and Maryland…

Read More.... Maui Doctor Pleads Guilty To Health Care Fraud
Posted in US News

Maui Doctor Pleads Guilty To Health Care Fraud

HONOLULU – Mark Lipetz, 50, owner and operator of the South Maui Clinic in Kihei, Maui, pleaded guilty today in federal court to two counts of health care fraud and one count of acquiring a controlled…

Read More.... 67-Year-Old Las Vegas Doctor Sentenced To Prison For Unlawfully Prescribing Opioids
Posted in US News

67-Year-Old Las Vegas Doctor Sentenced To Prison For Unlawfully Prescribing Opioids

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A pain management doctor who practiced in Las Vegas was sentenced to 41 months in federal prison today to be followed by 3 years of supervised release for unlawfully prescribing addictive opioids…

Read More.... Local Man Sent to Prison for Aiming Laser Pointer at an Aircraft
Posted in US News

Local Man Sent to Prison for Aiming Laser Pointer at an Aircraft

HOUSTON – A 20-year-old Houston man has been ordered to federal prison after admitting to pointing a green laser light at an Airbus AS350 B2 helicopter while it was in the air, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan…

Read More.... Chula Vista Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Being Source of Fentanyl that Resulted in Non-Fatal Overdoses in Alpine
Posted in US News

Chula Vista Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Being Source of Fentanyl that Resulted in Non-Fatal Overdoses in Alpine

Assistant U. S. Attorney Sherri Walker Hobson (619) 961-0287 NEWS RELEASE SUMMARY – July 22, 2019 SAN DIEGO – A Chula Vista man was sentenced today in federal court to 10 years in prison for distributing…

Read More.... Former VA Psychiatrist Sentenced For Health Care And Tax Fraud
Posted in US News

Former VA Psychiatrist Sentenced For Health Care And Tax Fraud

CONTACT: Barbara BurnsPHONE: (716) 843-5817FAX #: (716) 551-3051 ROCHESTER, N.Y.—U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Dr. Xingjia Cui, 56, of Pittsford, NY, who was convicted of health care and tax fraud, was sentenced to serve 12…

Read More.... Rochester Man Who Took 14 Year Old To New York City Pleads Guilty To Production Of Child Pornography
Posted in US News

Rochester Man Who Took 14 Year Old To New York City Pleads Guilty To Production Of Child Pornography

CONTACT: Barbara BurnsPHONE: (716) 843-5817FAX #: (716) 551-3051 BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Robert Gonzalez, 42, of Rochester, NY, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Wolford to production of child…

Read More.... Rochester Felon Pleads Guilty To Gun Charge
Posted in US News

Rochester Felon Pleads Guilty To Gun Charge

CONTACT: Barbara BurnsPHONE: (716) 843-5817FAX #: (716) 551-3051 ROCHESTER, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Tyrone Jiggetts, 47, of Rochester, NY, pleaded guilty before Chief U.S. District Judge Frank P. Geraci, Jr. to being…

Read More.... Niagara Falls Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Charge After Officers Find 5 Kilograms Of Cocaine In His Car
Posted in US News

Niagara Falls Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Charge After Officers Find 5 Kilograms Of Cocaine In His Car

CONTACT: Barbara BurnsPHONE: (716) 843-5817FAX #: (716) 551-3051 BUFFALO, N.Y.–U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Jose Garcia-Santiago, 61, of Niagara Falls, NY, pleaded guilty before Chief U.S. District Judge Frank P. Geraci, Jr. to conspiracy to…

Read More.... Rigby Woman Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Possessing Sexually Explicit Images of Minors
Posted in US News

Rigby Woman Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Possessing Sexually Explicit Images of Minors

POCATELLO – Elizabeth Dawn Evans, 28, of Rigby, Idaho, was sentenced last Friday in U.S. District Court to 15 years in prison for possessing sexually explicit images of minors, U.S. Attorney Bart M. Davis announced.  U.S….

Read More.... D.C. Government Contractor Sentenced to 6 Months for Making Illegal Conduit Campaign Contributions to D.C. Council Candidates
Posted in US News

D.C. Government Contractor Sentenced to 6 Months for Making Illegal Conduit Campaign Contributions to D.C. Council Candidates

           WASHINGTON – Keith Forney, 60, formerly of Clinton, Md., was sentenced on Friday to 6 months in prison for making 11 illegal campaign contributions to three different campaigns for D. C….

Read More.... Two Men Sentenced to Lengthy Federal Prison Terms for Child Exploitation Offenses
Posted in US News

Two Men Sentenced to Lengthy Federal Prison Terms for Child Exploitation Offenses

In unrelated cases, a federal judge in Midland sentenced Christopher David Mayhall, 42 of Dublin, TX, and James Vernon Foster, 57 of Abilene, TX, to 20 years and 15 years in federal prison, respectively, for child…

Read More.... Memphis Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison for Multiple Business Robberies
Posted in US News

Memphis Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison for Multiple Business Robberies

  Memphis, TN – A local man was sentenced to 2o years in federal prison for Hobbs Act robberies and brandishing a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence. U.S. Attorney D. Michael…

Read More.... Madison Felon Sentenced to 37 Months for Gun Crime
Posted in US News

Madison Felon Sentenced to 37 Months for Gun Crime

MADISON, WIS. – Scott C. Blader, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced that Christopher Tibbs, 29, Madison, Wisconsin, was sentenced on July 18 by U.S. District Judge James Peterson to 37 months…

Read More.... St. Louis City Man Pleads Guilty to Preparing False Tax Returns
Posted in US News

St. Louis City Man Pleads Guilty to Preparing False Tax Returns

St. Louis MO — Aaron Mitchell, 30, of St. Louis City, pled guilty today to one count of preparing false tax returns and one count of filing false claims for tax refunds.  Mitchell appeared before United…

Read More.... Rochester Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography
Posted in US News

Rochester Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography

CONTACT: Barbara BurnsPHONE: (716) 843-5817FAX #: (716) 551-3051 ROCHESTER, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Joshua Vandegrift, of Rochester, NY, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Elizabeth A. Wolford to attempted receipt of child pornography….