DOT Expands Program to Help Veterans Get Jobs as Professional Truck and Bus Drivers

WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced today that its waiver program that helps experienced veterans and active duty personnel transition into civilian jobs as commercial truck and bus drivers … Continue reading

Child Care Operator of ‘Kiddie Kare’ Charged in Fraud Scheme

PHILADELPHIA—Tracey Parson, 44, of Sicklerville, NJ, was charged today by indictment with two counts of conspiracy, three counts of wire fraud, and one count of mail fraud, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger. The charges arose from a scheme … Continue reading

Pennsylvania Military and Veterans Affairs Hall of Fame Welcomes Two New Inductees

Supreme Court Justice and Senator Honored HARRISBURG, Pa., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs today inducted Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery and Pennsylvania Senator Lisa Baker into its Hall of Fame, recognizing their … Continue reading

U.S. Army Veteran and Automotive Sales Trainer Joe Verde Donates Over $77,000 to Help Place Canine Companions with Wounded Veterans

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Joe Verde Sales and Management Training, Inc., today announced that company president Joe Verde has donated a total of $77,900 to the Wounded Veterans Initiative of Oceanside-based Canine Companions for Independence, a … Continue reading

Johnson Controls donates heating and cooling systems to military families

MILWAUKEE, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Today, Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, and its York brand of heating and cooling contractors and distributors, are launching sponsorship of the Building Homes for Heroes program, a national organization that recognizes the tremendous sacrifices … Continue reading

Owner of Disadvantanged Business Charged with Largest Fraud Case in U.S. History

WASHINGTON—Joseph W. Nagle, 53, of Deerfield Beach, Florida and the former president of Schuylkill Products Inc., was sentenced in federal court in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, today to serve 84 months’ imprisonment and was ordered to pay fines totaling $27,600 for his … Continue reading

Fourth of July Band Concert – New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Last year, the New Mexico National Guard’s 44th Army Band performed a special Fourth of July concert at the New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial in Albuquerque. The band played traditional ceremonial music as well … Continue reading

Washington Redskins Launch Official Military Appreciation Club

LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — The Washington Redskins announced today the launch of Redskins Salute, the team’s free, official military appreciation club. Under the leadership of owner Dan Snyder, the Washington Redskins created Redskins Salute to amplify … Continue reading

$105 Million Settlement in Paxil Lawsuit Alleging GlaxoSmithKline Improperly Marketed Paxil and Other Drugs

In Addition, The $105 Million Paxil Lawsuit Settlement with GlaxoSmithKline and Dozens of States, Prevents the Company From Paying Incentives to Drug Reps That Encourage Off-Label Use of Paxil and Other Medications. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 The Paxil … Continue reading

Homes for Our Troops to break ground on home for severely injured Soldier

HOPKINTON, N.H., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The national nonprofit, Homes for Our Troops ( will kick off the building of a specially adapted home on Saturday, June 28, for Army Staff Sergeant Matthew DeWitt. The Groundbreaking Ceremony is an introductory … Continue reading