US Department of Labor recovers $36K in back wages, damages after finding Fort Myers air conditioning company’s pay practices violated federal law

Sunset Air & Home Services Inc. failed to include commissions, stipends in overtime rate FORT MYERS, FL – A Fort…

US Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Treasury issue 2022 Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act Report to Congress

Report shows failures to deliver parity in mental health, substance-use disorder benefits WASHINGTON – The Departments of Labor, Health and…

Federal investigation recovers $221K in back wages, damages for 59 workers

Intermountain Drywall and Acoustical assessed $22K in penalties for willful violations BOISE – The U.S. Department of Labor recovered $221,053…

Federal court orders shuttle service to pay $742K in wages, damages to 368 employees after US Department of Labor investigation, litigation

Trans Express Inc. did not pay employees legally required overtime NEW YORK – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern…

Statement from U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo on the House’s Introduction of America Competes Act

Today, following the House’s introduction of the America Competes Act to rebuild the domestic semiconductor manufacturing industry, strengthen supply chains,…

Brownsville CBP Officers Seize $6 Million Worth of Narcotics in Two Seizures

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Brownsville Port of Entry intercepted alleged narcotics in…

Close to $163K of Meth Seized on Interstate 10

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a Lawfully Admitted Permanent Resident attempting to smuggle close to…

AFICC oversees COVID-19 relief efforts as part of DAF ACT, awards contract for critical test kit materials > Air Force > Article Display

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas (AFNS) —   The Air Force Installation Contracting Center is overseeing the execution of billions…

Oficiales de CBP de Brownsville Incautan $6 Millones en Narcóticos en Dos Incautaciones

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Los oficiales de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés) de EE. UU. en…

US Department of Labor announces pilot program to encourage COVID-19 vaccination among miners in Kentucky, Arizona

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a new program designed to encourage and help America’s miners to…

Smugglers Separate Seven-Year-Old Girl from Her Mother

EDINBURG, Texas – Rio Grande Valley (RGV) Sector Border Patrol agents disrupted three migrant smuggling attempts that resulted in 11…

Cocaine Seized at the Highway 86 Checkpoint

SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a Legal Permanent Resident citizens attempting to smuggle cocaine…

FDA Roundup: January 25, 2022

For Immediate Release: January 25, 2022 Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is providing an at-a-glance summary of news…

FEMA Region 4 Encourages Young Leaders to Apply for Youth Preparedness Council

ATLANTA – Teens interested in learning more about the field of emergency management are encouraged to apply for FEMA’s Youth…

Hurricane Laura and Delta Survivors Living in FEMA Housing Units Given Extension Up to Oct. 31 to Secure Permanent Housing

BATON ROUGE, La. – At the request of the state, FEMA is currently providing about 1,946 households that are survivors…

Statement by Commissioner Louis E. Sola Regarding Future Bookings on Crystal Cruises – Federal Maritime Commission

Posted January 25, 2022 In light of certain recently reported events, passengers with…

DAF COVID-19 Statistics – Jan. 25, 2022 > Air Force > Article Display

WASHINGTON (AFNS) —   Below are current coronavirus disease 2019 statistics for Department of Air Force personnel: …

DAF COVID-19 Statistics – Jan. 24, 2022 > Air Force > Article Display

WASHINGTON (AFNS) —   Below are current coronavirus disease 2019 statistics for Department of Air Force personnel: …

DoD Statement on Proposed Lockheed Martin and Aerojet Rocketdyne Merger > U.S. Department of Defense > Release

On Dec. 20, 2020, Lockheed Martin Corp. (LM) announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Aerojet Rocketdyne…

Administrator Power’s Meeting with Dr. Kitaoka Shinichi President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency | Readout

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Rebecca Chalif:‎ On January 13, 2022, Administrator Samantha Power met with Dr. Kitaoka Shinichi,…