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  • Lawyers suspected of EB-5 Visa Fraud in purchasing real estate (Chinese). 聯邦調查局4月5日突襲搜捕位於聖蓋博市的夏利士律師事務所,認為該律師事務所律師陳莹莹和其父陳達涉嫌利用投資移民(EB-5)的資金,為自己買房產。24日,聯邦檢察官向他們提出九項民事訴訟,尋求法庭沒收陳氏父女利用投資移民資金購買的九處總值逾3000萬元的房產。
  • The most alarming sentence in CBO's health-care report. The Congressional Budget Office released its assessment of the latest version of House Republicans health-care bill on Wednesday, and if Republicans were hoping for big changes this time around, they didn't get them. The new…
  • Labor dept. will avoid further delay of retirement savings rule. A federal rule that would require financial brokers to put retirement savers’ interests ahead of their own will go into effect June 9 without further delay, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said Monday. The controversial regulation, which is known as…
  • White House banks on savings from Dodd-Frank rollback. President Trump’s first formal budget plan reflects his promise to dismantle the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act with a pledge to foster “economic growth and vibrant financial markets” by scrapping its “regulatory…
  • Why it's so hard to know whether school choice is working. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has been a passionate proponent of expanding school choice, including private school vouchers and charter schools, and she has the clear backing of President Trump. But does the research justify her…
  • Cutting the cord doesnt necessarily mean cutting cost. With the average monthly price of cable or satellite TV hovering around $100 in the U.S., cutting the cord can save consumers hundreds of dollars each year. That is, until they start subscribing to streaming…
  • Trump to propose slashing Medicaid. The budget proposal would follow through on a House GOP bill to cut more than $800 billion over 10 years from Medicaid, people familiar with the planning said. Estimates show that change could cut benefits…
  • America’s dangerous Internet delusion. The United States may have escaped most digital damage from this month’s unleashing of a global “ransomware” virus, though cyber-experts fear more attacks. The unmistakable lesson of recent years is that the Internet is a…
  • Senior fell into trap of winning $4850 price (Chinese). (本報記者)「他們說我中了16萬美元。我本來都不相信,後來他們用微信發來很多公證文件,最後我信了,轉了4850美元到香港的指定帳戶。」鄧先生表示,雖然他已經決定不領獎,希望能收回已付的4850美元,但對方宣稱要1到3個月後,他才能領回支票。記者試圖與相關公司聯絡,但截止截稿時間,暫時未獲回應。警方呼籲民眾,這些要先付錢才能領獎的,都不要相信,並建議鄧先生帶匯款單到警局報案。

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