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The White House – Remembering George H. W. Bush, ‘one of America’s greatest points of light’

    Washington, DC: from The White House – On the day he turned 18, just 6 months after the attack on Pearl Harbor, George H. W. Bush volunteered for combat duty in World War II. He would become the youngest aviator in naval history at the time, flying 58 combat…
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NEWS

A.G. Underwood Announces Settlements With 7 New York Hospitals To Stop Illegal Billing Of Rape Survivors For Forensic Rape Examinations

Hospitals Will Pay Restitution to Survivors Plus Costs and Revise Billing Procedures; At Least 200 Rape Kits were Illegally Billed to Rape Victims Settlements are Part of AG’s Ongoing Statewide Investigation NEW YORK—Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood today announced settlements with seven New York hospitals that illegally billed rape survivors…
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AWARENESS

A.G. Underwood Issues Consumer Alert For Black Friday And Cyber Monday

Encourages New Yorkers to Follow Tips to Protect Themselves Against Fraud and Scams With Black Friday and Cyber Monday Falling Early This Year, Consumers Should be Particularly Mindful of 30 Day Return Windowsspan NEW YORK – As New Yorkers prepare for the holiday shopping season, Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood…
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New York Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide and Conspiring to Provide Material Support to ISIS

Adam Raishani, aka “Saddam Mohamed Raishani,” 32, of the Bronx, New York, pleaded guilty to attempting to provide and conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization. Assistant Attorney General for National Security John C. Demers and Attorney Geoffrey…
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Akayed Ullah Convicted for Detonation of a Bomb in New York City

New York, NY: Justice Dept reports - Akayed Ullah, 28, of Brooklyn, New York, and a lawful permanent resident from Bangladesh, was convicted today on all six counts of the Indictment, which charged him with offenses related to the detonation and attempted detonation of a bomb in a subway station near…
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VOTE TUESDAY – NATION Joint Statement on Election Day Preparations

WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of Justice (DOJ), the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI), and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)—in coordination with federal, state, local, and private sector partners nationwide—are continuing efforts to protect our elections. Today, DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, Attorney…
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Man Made and Natural Disaster AWARENESS-PREPAREDNESS-RESILIENCY

MAIL BOMBS – FBI Director Christopher Wray’s Remarks Regarding Arrest of Cesar Sayoc in Suspicious Package Investigation

As the attorney general has confirmed, we have arrested Cesar Sayoc in connection with this investigation. As our investigation is still ongoing, I may not be able to answer questions about his background or about his motive. What I can say is that this was a nationwide investigation of enormous…
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Schuele Boys Gang Drug Supplier Sentenced To Over 10 Years In Federal Prison

BUFFALO, : FBI release - Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Julio Contreras, a/k/a Blue Demon, 34, of McAllen, Texas, who was convicted of racketeering conspiracy involving five kilograms or more of cocaine, and conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, and to distribute, five kilograms or more…
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Bailey Boys Gang Leader Sentenced To 40 Years In Federal Prison For His Involvement In Drug Conspiracy

BUFFALO, : FBI release - Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that a Kenneth Pettway, Jr., 34, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted by a federal jury of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, and to distribute, 280 grams or more of crack cocaine, and possession with intent…
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Driver Of Ridesharing Service Charged In White Plains Federal Court With Kidnapping And Wire Fraud

New York, NY: FBI reports - Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, William F. Sweeney Jr., Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and James P. O’Neill, the Commissioner of the New York City Police…
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