FTC Brings First Case Challenging Fake Paid Reviews on an Independent Retail Website

The Federal Trade Commission last week announced its first case challenging a marketer’s use of fake paid reviews on an independent retail website.

U.S. Department of Transportation Names 14 Members to the National In-Flight Sexual Misconduct Task...

The Task Force will review and evaluate current practices, protocols, and requirements of U.S. airlines in responding to and reporting allegations by passengers of sexual misconduct on board commercial aircraft.

StarKist Co. Agrees to Plead Guilty for Price Fixing

StarKist Co. has agreed to plead guilty for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices of packaged seafood sold in the United States,...

Target Recalling 29,000 Rain Boots Over Choking Hazard

Target is recalling roughly 29,000 rain boots sold online and in stores across the United States.

GDP growth remains strong after August revisions, 4.2 percent

GDP remains strong at 4.2 percent.

U.S. Beef Gains Full Access to Japan

In December 2003, Japan banned U.S. beef and beef products following the detection of a BSE-positive animal in the United States

Solid U.S. job growth continues, according to August job report

National growth surges according to the August jobs report.

OSHA: 43 fewer workplace fatalities in 2017 than the previous year

As thousands enter the workforce, there were 43 fewer workplace fatalities in 2017 than the previous year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’...

USB Cables Sold at Target Recalled Over Shock & Fire Hazards

The product was sold in stores across the country and online at Target.com. The cables are used to charge cellphones and other electronics that use lightning connector charging cables.