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Texas local governments hit with coordinated ransomware attack

A number of local government entities in Texas have been hit with a coordinated ransomware attack on Friday morning. According to the Texas Department of...

Merrill Lynch Settles SEC Charges for Nearly $9 Million

Wall Street behemoth Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith agreed to pay nearly $8.9 million to settle charges by the Securities and Exchange Commission....
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Tech support scams’ credit card launderer to pay $6.75 million to settle FTC charges

A Canadian company that helped tech support scams in laundering credit card payments reached a settlement agreement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). According to...
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FAA Orders Temporary Grounding of Boeing 737 Max Airplanes

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ordered the temporary grounding of all Boeing 737 Max airplanes in the United States. The agency made the decision after...

Trump loses legal fight over his tax returns in New York federal court

President Donald Trump lost his legal fight with the Manhattan District Attorney’s office after a federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the...
Equifax data breach

Equifax to pay $700 million to settle nationwide complaint related to massive data breach

Equifax agreed to pay up to $700 million to settle a nationwide complaint against it in connection with the 2017 data breach that affected...

FTC Charges Telemarketing Operators for Making Unsolicited Calls to Consumers

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) filed complaints against telemarketing operators for allegedly making unsolicited calls to consumers about educational programs. In its complaint, the Commission...

Huawei requests FCC to remove ban against it on national security concerns

Huawei Technologies is once again petitioning the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to withdraw its decision prohibiting its equipment on national security grounds. Earlier this year,...

Health Center, Inc. (HCI) settles FTC charges, agrees to stop deceptive ads about “cure-all”...

Health Center, Inc. (HCI) and its owner Peggy Pearce reached a settlement agreement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), which accused the defendants of...

Block.one to Pay $24 Million to Settle SEC Charges over Unregistered ICO

Block.one, a blockchain software company, reached a settlement agreement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its unregistered initial coin offering (ICO) between...

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Black Lives Matter Rioters Burn Buildings, Loot Stores in Minneapolis

The death of George Floyd has made national headlines this week. On Monday, Minneapolis police officers were taking Floyd into custody. During his time, one...