New York - A New York surgeon who practiced at hospitals in Brooklyn and Long Island, New York, was convicted last night for submitting millions of dollars in false and fraudulent claims to Medicare.

Washington, DC - Statement by Secretary Johnson on the Security for the Democratic National Convention:

Washington, DC - The 10th Annual Mid-Atlantic Anti-Money Laundering Conference concluded yesterday after two days of panels and presentations devoted to financial crime, including virtual currency, human trafficking, cyber intrusion, shell corporations and terrorist financing. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) co-hosted the event with the U.S. Secret Service, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Internal Revenue Service.

Washington, DC - As Secretary of Homeland Security, I am often asked “who’s responsible within the federal government for cybersecurity? Who in the government do I contact in the event of a cyber incident?”

Chicago, Illinois - Two federal indictments unsealed in Chicago Tuesday charged 34 members of the Latin Kings street gang with participating in a criminal organization that assaults and attempts to murder its rivals and violently protects its territories in the city and suburbs.

New York - A father and son were convicted Friday for their involvement in a transnational cocaine trafficking operation stretching from Italy, to Queens and to Costa Rica.  The conviction stems from a joint investigation by U.S. Immigration and Custom’s Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigation (HSI), the FBI and the Italian National Police (INP).

West Lafayette, Indiana - More than 2,000 wines from around the world have been entered in the 2016 Indy International Wine Competition, an event that blends history and culture with modern science.

Cambridge, Massachusetts - Over the next 25 years, the number of passengers flying through U.S. airport hubs is expected to skyrocket by almost 70 percent, to more than 900 million passengers per year. This projected boom in commercial fliers will almost certainly add new planes to an already packed airspac

Washington, DC - A Tampa, Florida, man pleaded guilty today to helping funnel $80,000 in campaign contributions from a foreign source to the joint fundraising committee of the President of the United States during the 2012 presidential election and to making a false declaration before the grand jury, announced Assistant Attorney General Leslie R. Caldwell of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman of the District of New Jersey.

Durham, North Carolina - Physical declines begin sooner in life than typically detected, often when people are still in their 50s, according to a Duke Health study that focused on a large group of U.S. adults across a variety of age groups.