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CBP in Honolulu Intercepts Over 20 Lbs. of Cocaine Hidden in Cast Aluminum Blocks

By R. Mitchell – The shipment contained three aluminum blocks, shrink-wrapped and palletized, each weighing approximately 165 pounds HONOLULU —U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Honolulu intercepted and seized a shipment of cocaine transiting through Hawaii from Juarez, Mexico to Australia. “CBP works diligently to disrupt the flow of illegal narcotics, whether coming into or transiting through the ...

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Watch Live: President Trump Delivers Remarks at Spirit of America Showcase – 7/2/20

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump delivers remarks Thursday during the Great America Spirit Showcase at the White House. The president is scheduled to speak at 11:30 a.m. EDT. Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated through CDN is available for re-publication without charge under the Creative Commons license. Visit our syndication page for details and requirements. Watch ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Thursday, July 2, 2020

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump will hold a White House press briefing Thursday then deliver remarks at the Spirit of America showcase. Keep up with Trump on Our President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s Itinerary for 7/2/20 – note: this  page will be updated during the day if events warrant Keep up with Trump on Our President’s Schedule Page. ...

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Watch: President Trump Holds a Press Briefing on the Economy – 7/2/20

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump holds a press briefing Thursday to update the nation on recent economic developments. The briefing is scheduled to begin at 9:30 a.m. Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated through CDN is available for re-publication without charge under the Creative Commons license. Visit our syndication page for details and requirements. Watch: President ...

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Watch Live: White House Press Briefing with Kayleigh McEnany – 7/1/20

By R. Mitchell – White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany holds a briefing Wednesday to update the nation on recent developments. The briefing is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. EDT. Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated through CDN is available for re-publication without charge under the Creative Commons license. Visit our syndication page for details and requirements. Watch Live: ...

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ADP: Private Sector Employment Increased by 2,369,000 Jobs in June

By Carl Fox – Private sector employment increased by 2,369,000 jobs from May to June according to the June 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 ...

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Consumers Spend Nearly Seven Hours Per Week Watching Online Video, and Almost Half Subscribe to Two or More OTT Services

By Hanna Heller – Parks Associates announced new research today showing the number of hours per week consumers spend watching online video has almost doubled from 3.6 hours per week in 2017 to nearly seven hours per week in 2020. Set-top Box Innovations and Trends also notes traditional pay-TV service has declined from an adoption rate of 75% to 62% in U.S. broadband households ...

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DISH Enters Retail Wireless Market with Purchase of Boost Mobile

By Carl Fox – Completes $1.4 billion purchase of Boost Mobile Revives Boost’s iconic “$hrink-It!” offer — the longer you stay, the less you pay Connects new Boost customers to the new T-Mobile network Continues vendor selection for build of nation’s first standalone 5G network DISH announced today that it has completed its $1.4 billion acquisition of Boost Mobile. With this purchase, ...

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Survey: 8 in 10 Small Businesses Have Re-Opened in Some Capacity

By Carl Fox – A new survey of small to medium size business (SMB) owners conducted by the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) and The Strawhecker Group (TSG) released today found that eight in ten small and medium businesses (SMBs) that were closed at some point during the COVID-19 pandemic have reopened in some capacity. The survey also found that the majority of ...

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United Airlines Adds Nearly 25,000 Flights in August

By Carl Fox – Airline triples the schedule size compared to June 2020 Scheduled to only fly 40% of August 2019 levels Extends change fee waiver for new bookings through July 31 United Airlines today announced it is tripling the size of its August schedule compared to its June 2020 schedule, adding nearly 25,000 domestic and international flights compared to July 2020, and ...

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Chinese National Given 3 years in Prison for Role in Massive Birth Tourism and Immigration Fraud Ring

By R. Mitchell – SANTA ANA, Calif. – A Chinese national was sentenced in absentia today to 37 months in federal prison for participating in a large-scale birth tourism scheme that engaged in visa fraud that allowed foreign nationals to come to the United States and give birth so their children would receive U.S. birthright citizenship. Chao “Edwin” Chen (陈超), ...

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Seattle Doctor Charged with COVID Relief Fraud

By R. Mitchell – A Seattle doctor was taken into custody today on allegations that he fraudulently sought over $3 million in Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans. Dr. Eric R. Shibley, 41, of Seattle, Washington, was charged by criminal complaint, unsealed today upon his arrest, in the Western District of Washington with one count of wire fraud and one count ...

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Feds Warn of COVID-19 Contact Tracing Fraud Schemes

By R. Mitchell – In continued efforts to fight fraud connected to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Justice, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Federal Trade Commission are partnering to alert the public of emerging threats to steal money and sensitive information through contact tracing scams. Contact tracing is a process underway to identify people who ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Wednesday, July 1, 2020

By R. Mitchell – President Donald Trump will have lunch with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday. Keep up with Trump on Our President’s Schedule Page. President Trump’s Itinerary for 7/1/20 – note: this  page will be updated during the day if events warrant Keep up with Trump on Our President’s Schedule Page. All Times EDT 1:15 PM Lunch ...

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