FINRA

Report from FINRA Board of Governors Meeting – May 2021

Board Approves 2020 Annual Financial Report; Adopts Advisory Committee Term Limits in Support of Greater Diversity and Inclusion WASHINGTON – FINRA’s Board of Governors met on May 18-19, 2021. During the meeting, the Board approved FINRA’s 2020 Annual Financial Report,…

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Maryland Lottery

$129,198 Chili Pepper Payout Win Leads to Dream Canadian Train Trip

Delaware winner starts plans on vacation getaway A Townsend, Delaware resident visiting Maryland bought a winning FAST PLAY progressive jackpot ticket that will finance the trip of his dreams. He won $129,198! The 78-year-old world traveler, who calls himself “Lucky…

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Smithsonian Names Members of the National Museum of the American Latino Board of Trustees

The legislation creating the National Museum of the American Latino at the Smithsonian passed Dec. 27, 2020. It calls for the Smithsonian’s Board of Regents to name a 19-member board of trustees within six months. The board includes 13 citizens,…

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Maryland Lottery

Southern Maryland Players Win Pair of $100,000 Top Prizes

Winners each claim big on $100,000 Extreme Cash scratch-off Two players from Prince George’s and St. Mary’s counties are whistling a sweeter tune after finding extreme luck with the Maryland Lottery. Earlier this month, they each claimed a $100,000 top…

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Hokusai’s Breathtaking and Rarely Seen Wave Painting Will Go on View When the Freer Gallery of Art Reopens July 16

Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai may be best known for his iconic woodblock print, “Great Wave off Kanagawa,” yet few are familiar with another work—a breathtaking painting titled “Breaking Waves”—that was created 15 years later at the height of his career….

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NASA

NASA Named Best Place to Work, No. 1 for COVID-19 Response

For the ninth consecutive year, the Partnership for Public Service has ranked NASA as the Best Place to Work in the Federal Government among large agencies and, new for 2020, has also ranked NASA No. 1 among large agencies for…

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Health Care & Rehabilitation Services of Southeastern Vermont to Pay $170,000 for Violating False Claims Act

Contact: Charity Clark, Chief of Staff, 802-828-3171 The Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud and Residential Abuse Unit (MFRAU) today announced a settlement with Health Care & Rehabilitation Services of Southeastern Vermont (HCRS) of Springfield resolving allegations that HCRS violated the Vermont…

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Assistant Attorney General – Agency of Human Services Legal Division, Dept. of Vermont Health Access

The Office of the Attorney General, Agency of Human Services Legal Division, has an immediate opening for one full-time assistant attorney general (AAG) position to represent the Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA). This AAG will represent DVHA in state…

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DOJ - Department of Justice

Used Motor Vehicle Dealers Sentenced in Odometer Tampering Scheme

Yesterday, in federal court in Brooklyn, Shmuel Gali was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Kiyo A. Matsumoto to 60 months’ imprisonment for his role in a long-running odometer tampering and money laundering scheme and ordered to pay $3,936,000 in restitution….

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Homeland Security

Secretary Mayorkas Swears in John Tien as Deputy Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security

WASHINGTON – Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas delivered the Oath of Office to John Tien, the new Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. “John Tien is a retired U.S. Army Colonel whose distinguished military career spanned…

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A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Saad Bahoda, #215121

The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. to consider the possible parole of Saad Bahoda, #215121.

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A public hearing to consider the possible parole of Michael Dionne, #186806

The Michigan Parole Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. to consider the possible parole of Michael Dionne, #186806.

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2021 Cured-in-Place Pipe Projects

The annual cured-in-place-pipe sewer lining projects will begin in several locations around town starting Tuesday, June 29. You may see trucks accessing sewer lines and notice steam rising from manhole covers.

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Data For 06/28/21

Summary Excerpt: Regular Gasoline Retail Price (Dollars per Gallon) 3.091 .. U.S. 2.978 … East Coast 3.011 …. New England 3.111 …. Central Atlantic 2.887 …. Lower Atlantic 2.990 … Midwest 2.776 … Gulf Coast 3.356 … Rocky Mountain 3.811…

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Maryland Lottery

The Week in Winners: Player in Gaithersburg a Millionaire Thanks to Lottery Scratch-off Win

Prizes totaling nearly $29.5 million won or claimed during the week ending June 27 A Maryland Lottery player in Gaithersburg is a millionaire thanks to a top prize he claimed last week on the scratch-off game $5,000 Loaded, and a…

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Prescribed Neglect and Creating Yard-Itat. It’s Really Not That Hard!

After many years of hard work advising others how to create critter cover, I finally found myself owning 42 acres of rural Prince Edward County and in a position to actually do something for wildlife on my own land. With…

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Maryland Lottery

Racetrax Win Gives D.C. R&B Artist a $59,713.50 Boost

Lucky win at Brentwood store will help fund budding music career An aspiring R&B artist from Washington D.C. is singing a sweeter tune this week, thanks to the Maryland Lottery. The lucky lady just visited the Lottery Winner’s Circle after…

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