October 2, 2013
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October 1, 2013
Regulation Whistleblower gets $14 million from SEC The Securities and Exchange Commission awarded more than $14 million to a whistleblower whose tip allowed regulators to recover investor funds through an enforcement case, the agency said in a statement Tuesday. The award is the largest ever made by the SEC, which was given authority in the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulation law to reward people who volunteer original information that leads to successful enforcement actions.
September 28, 2013 |
As she stepped past her mother's coffin and around an altar rail where her mother took Communion in running shoes and shorts, the narrow road where Trish Cunningham died violently seemed very distant from the church sanctuary that had now fallen silent. "This summer, my Aunt Colleen nailed Trish in five words: ‘Your mom is a force,' " said Morgan Cunningham, 20, as she began a eulogy that left people laughing through tears. "The force is my mother and my best friend. I am...
September 26, 2013 |
Eight ROTC students at Northwestern High School suffered non-life-threatening injuries Thursday evening after being struck by a vehicle in the side parking lot of their school, police said. Doug Holland, the Hyattsville police chief, said a 19-year-old driving a Honda Civic hit the students as they stood in formation during after-school drills. Max Pugh, a spokesman for Prince George's County schools, said the students were between the ages of 14 and 18. All were transported to local hospitals and...
September 26, 2013 |
A French diplomat was struck by a vehicle Wednesday night while riding a bicycle in Northwest Washington, according to D.C. police. The victim's name was not disclosed. A spokeswoman for the French Embassy described the victim only as a diplomat. Police said the bicyclist's injuries were minor. Police said the accident occurred about 9:20 p.m. at 36th and Garfield streets NW, near Massachusetts Avenue and a few blocks south of the Washington National Cathedral. ...
September 15, 2013 |
Several noteworthy Defense Department contracts are coming up for competition in the spring, and incumbents and newcomers alike are bracing for new opportunities. These large contracts will likely provide work for both large and small businesses. Companies should consider teaming relationships because a place on one of these large contracts could provide vendors with exposure to new purchasing departments. Here is a look at the three: Army The service's Strategic Services Sourcing 2nd...