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February 07 10:52 AM
MONROE, La. — A West Monroe man was sentenced Monday by U.S. District Court Judge Robert G. James to 28 months in prison and three years of supervised release for making false, fictitious and fraudulent claims to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in an attempt to retrieve more than $9.
February 06 11:21 AM
 Manatee adoptions make precious Valentine’s Day gifts wherever you live, and through Save the Manatee Club’s Adopt-A-Manatee® programs, people get to select one or more adoptees from 35 real manatees living in the wild or at a rehabilitation facility in Florida.  
January 27 02:37 PM
(FRESNO, Calif.) — Adam Christopher Vega, 30, of Bakersfield, was arrested late Friday in Bakersfield after being charged in a seven-count federal indictment alleging that he and four co-conspirators trafficked in methamphetamine and marijuana, Drug Enforcement Administration Special Agent in Charge Jay Fitzpatrick and United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced. 
January 24 12:32 PM
President William E. Dorroh made the presentation stating, “This award is given to the person who most exemplifies the qualities of former officer and employee Margaret Springer. Those qualities include love for her customers, love for the bank and love for her fellow employees.
January 23 02:26 PM

Allegations of kickbacks and false claims relating to Iraq Support Services contract

The government has filed a complaint against Kellogg, Brown & Root Services Inc. (KBR) and Kuwaiti companies La Nouvelle General Trading & Contracting Co. (La Nouvelle) and First Kuwaiti Trading Co. (First Kuwaiti) for submitting false claims in connection with KBR’s contract with the Army to provide logistical support in Iraq, the Department of Justice announced.  KBR is an engineering, construction and services firm headquartered in Houston, Texas.  Kuwait-based La Nouvelle and First Kuwaiti provided transportation, maintenance and other services in support of KBR’s contract with the Army.   
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