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Rich Mitchell is the editor-in-chief of Conservative Daily News. His posts may contain opinions that are his own and are not necessarily shared by Anomalous Media, CDN, staff or .. much of anyone else. Find him on twitter, facebook and

Former Airline CEO Gets Nearly Eight Years in Massive Scheme to Steal Passenger’s Money

The former chief executive officer of a now-bankrupt public air charter operator was sentenced to 94 months in prison on Jan. 11 for her role in a scheme to steal millions of dollars in passenger money for future travel from an escrow account, announced Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and Regional Special Agent ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Thursday, January 31, 2019

President Donald Trump will meet with U.S. manufacturers and sign an executive order. In the afternoon, the president will receive his daily briefing as prepared by the intelligence community then meet with the Vice Premier of China. Keep up with Trump on President Trump’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 1/31/19 All Times EST 11:45 AM Meet with American manufacturers and signs an Executive ...

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Border Patrol Seizes Over 1,500 Pounds of Marijuana in the Rio Grande Valley

EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents continue to encounter narcotic smuggling attempts in the nation’s busiest sector. Late Sunday evening, McAllen Border Patrol agents working near Havana, Texas, responded to a report of several subjects carrying bundles of narcotics along the Mexican riverbank. Agents continued to watch the smugglers as they crossed illegally into the United States. Shortly after ...

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CBP Officers Seize Heroin Valued More Than $750K at the Colombia-Solidarity International Bridge

LAREDO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations (OFO) officers at the Laredo Port of Entry intercepted a significant narcotic load with an estimated street value of more than $750,000 in one enforcement action over the weekend. “I congratulate our frontline officers for their firm commitment to carry out the CBP mission and protect the ...

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President Trump Called Venezuela’s Interim President to Congratulate Him

Trump on phone

President Donald Trump spoke Tuesday with Venezuelan Interim President Juan Guaido to congratulate him on his historic assumption of the presidency and to reinforce Trump’s strong support for Venezuela’s fight to regain its democracy,” the White House said in a statement. Guaido thanked President Trump for his commitment to freedom and prosperity in Venezuela. There are several large protests expected ...

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Trump Effect: Private Sector Employment Increased by 213,000 Jobs in January

Private sector employment increased by 213,000 jobs from  December to January according to the January ADP National Employment Report®.  Broadly distributed to the public each month, free of charge, the ADP National Employment Report is produced by the ADP Research Institute® in collaboration with Moody’s Analytics.  The report, which is derived from ADP’s actual payroll data, measures the change in total nonfarm private employment ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Wednesday, January 30, 2019

President Donald Trump will receive his daily briefing as prepared by the intelligence community. There are no other public events on his schedule for Wednesday. Keep up with Trump on President Trump’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s schedule for 1/30/19 All Times EST 11:30 AM The President receives his intelligence briefing – Oval Office White House Briefing Schedule None Content created by Conservative Daily News is ...

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Fifth Defendant Sentenced to Prison for Sophisticated International Cellphone Fraud Scheme

A former West Palm Beach, Florida resident who was extradited to the United States from the Dominican Republic was sentenced to 65 months in prison today for multiple criminal charges in connection with a sophisticated global cell phone fraud scheme that involved compromising cellphone customers’ accounts and “cloning” their phones to make fraudulent international calls. Assistant Attorney General Brian A. ...

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CBP Field Operations Seizes over $3 Million in Narcotics and $1 Million in Unreported Currency at Rio Grande Valley International Bridges During Recent 35-Day Period

HIDALGO, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Hidalgo/Pharr/Anzalduas Port of Entry remained vigilant during the temporary lapse in appropriations and seized $3,118,000 in cocaine and methamphetamine and seized $1,153,135 undeclared U.S. currency in separate, unrelated incidents. “I want to commend our frontline officers who kept their sense of responsibility and continued vigilance during this ...

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Meth Smugglers Caught by CBP Officers at Port of San Luis

TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested a Mexican national and a U.S. citizen over the weekend for separate alleged attempts to smuggle almost 90 pounds of methamphetamine through the Port of San Luis. Officers referred the driver of a Ford SUV, later identified as a 26-year-old Mexican male from Culiacan, Sonora, Mexico, for additional inspection as ...

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Additional Charges Filed in Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting

A federal grand jury sitting in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania charged a Pennsylvania man with additional federal hate crimes and firearms offenses for his conduct during the Oct. 27, 2018, shootings at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband for the Civil Rights Division, United States Attorney Scott W. ...

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U.S. Voices Concern Over Sentencing of Wang Quanzhang

Wang Quanzhang

The United States is deeply concerned by the sentencing of human rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang in Tianjin, China on January 28 to four-and-a-half years in prison on charges of “subverting state power.” Wang was among the first individuals detained during the Chinese government’s July 9, 2015 (“709”) crackdown on legal advocates for rule of law and human rights defenders, and ...

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CBP, FURA Seize Cocaine Worth $10 million inside Abandoned Vessel in Northern Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Border Patrol and Puerto Rico Police Department (PRPD) Joint Forces for Rapid Action (FURA) agents seized Monday 884 pounds (401 Kilos) of cocaine found inside an abandoned vessel on the coast of the town of Loiza.  The estimated value of the seized narcotics is $10 million.  U.S. Coast Guard ...

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Huawei and U.S. Affiliate Indicted for Theft of Trade Secrets, Wire Fraud, Obstruction Of Justice | OPA

A 10-count indictment unsealed today in the Western District of Washington State charges Huawei Device Co., Ltd. and Huawei Device Co. USA with theft of trade secrets conspiracy, attempted theft of trade secrets, seven counts of wire fraud, and one count of obstruction of justice.  The indictment, returned by a grand jury on January 16, details Huawei’s efforts to steal ...

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ICE arrests 118 Criminal Aliens in New York Operation

NEW YORK – Officers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 118 criminal aliens during a 5-day period, from January 14-18th, in New York City, Long Island and the Hudson Valley. During the operation, ICE’s Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested the aliens for violating U.S. immigration laws. Of those arrested, more than 107 ...

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