Sacramento, California - Wednesday, a federal jury found two men guilty in a bank fraud scheme that sought to fraudulently eliminate home mortgages and then profit on the subsequent home sales, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A former felon who was convicted for federal firearms violations was sentenced today to 120 months in prison, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Steven W. Myhre for the District of Nevada.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A Las Vegas man was sentenced Tuesday to 67 months in prison and three years supervised release in connection with two armed robberies committed one week apart, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Steven W. Myhre for the District of Nevada.

Boca Raton, Florida - aboutGolf the Official Golf Simulator Provider of the PGA TOUR will showcase their widescreen simulator with over 60 course options at the annual PGA TOUR tournament meetings this week in Boca Raton.  The attendees will have an opportunity to play and compete against each other in a closest to the pin contest highlighting the best par 3 holes on the PGA TOUR.  Attending the meetings are tournament directors from PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, Tour and PGA TOUR Canada tournaments.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Across the globe, consumers can expect over 50,000,000 cyber attacks to occur this holiday season, per a press release from the UK-based IT group, Dimension Data. The average consumers will lose between $50 to $5,000 per incident. That's quite a range.

San Francisco, California - Casa Noble announced the latest addition to its extensive portfolio of first class tequilas. Casa Noble Seleccion del Fundador Volume II is a triple distilled, extra anejo, which has been aged for eight years in new Taransaud 114-liter French white oak barrels to impeccably develop its complex, elegant character. 

Washington, DC - In a tumultuous 2017, gains made to expand insurance coverage were threatened by various legislative and executive actions. Physicians responded with a strong voice in favor of proposals to stabilize the individual insurance market and against plans that would lead to millions fewer uninsured. Here is how AMA Wire® covered these vital developments.

Washington, DC - Today, the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) - the State Department's flagship leadership program in Southeast Asia - will celebrate its fourth anniversary. To mark the occasion, emerging leaders in all ASEAN member countries will implement community service projects, December 1-10, throughout their local, national, and regional communities. This dynamic campaign, collectively known as YOUnified, will bring leaders together with U.S. diplomatic missions for 10 days of high-impact projects.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Clark County Medical Society is set to host The Opioid Epidemic and its Impact on Local Healthcare Providers Town Hall, a collaboration with the Las Vegas Medical District (LVMD), Nevada State Medical Association (NSMA), University Medical Center (UMC), PACT Coalition and the Clark County Medical Society Alliance (CCMSA) at the Las Vegas City Hall Council Chambers on Tuesday, December 5th from 5:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in an effort to educate Nevada's physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, Residents and Fellows on all topics revolving around Nevada's new legislation ABA474. AB474 passed in response to opioid abuse and overdoses. Nevada has the fourth highest overdose mortality rate, 20.7 per 100,00 residents in 2010. ABA474 goes into effect January 1, 2018.

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