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Spike in billing, price gouging complaints in DC attorney general’s report | WTOP

Complaints about billing and cancellation, as well as price gouging, riddled DC Attorney General Karl Racine’s coronavirus-focused consumer report. Read full article: Spike in billing, price gouging complain...→

Spike in billing, price gouging complaints in DC attorney general’s report | WTOP

Complaints about billing and cancellation, as well as price gouging, riddled DC Attorney General Karl Racine’s coronavirus-focused consumer report. Read full article: Spike in billing, price gouging complain...→

Metro DC area’s burn center sees spike in visits since quarantine began | WTOP

Since the pandemic hit, the number of people going to the D.C. region’s burn center is up dramatically, and cases are more serious than usual, the center’s dir [...] Read full article: Metro DC area’s burn center sees spike i...→

No evidence yet of post-Memorial Day coronavirus spike in DC area | WTOP

Several states have been seeing an uptick in coronavirus cases this month, but the D.C. region has been spared, at least so far. Read full article: No evidence yet of post-Memorial Day cor...→

DC Attorney General Questions National Guard Presence

DC Attorney General Questions National Guard Presence

The attorney general for Washington, D.C., is pressing the Trump administration and several state governments to justify the legality of their decision to send [...] Read full article: DC Attorney General Questions National G...→

DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds Local Officers’ Restraint Amid Provocation

DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds Local Officers’ Restraint Amid Provocation

Washington, D.C.’s Office of Police Complaints is applauding the early restraint shown by Metropolitan Police Department officers amid taunting and even physic [...] Read full article: DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds ...→

Attorney General James sues wholesaler who allegedly price gouged Queens grocers - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE New York State Attorney General Letitia James is suing a wholesale grocery company that allegedly sold over 46,000 cans of disinfectant Read full article: Attorney General James sues wholesaler w...→

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Greedy retailers attempting to profit off the pandemic by overcharging customers for hot coronavirus commodities have racked up a hefty bill with the city Depa [...] Read full article: Retailers price-gouging coronavirus prod...→

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County is launching an app for consumers to report instances of price gouging and coronavirus scams. Read full article: Los Angeles County To Launch App For Rep...→

Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investigation by DC Attorney General

Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investigation by DC Attorney General

A nonprofit run by President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead a federal media agency is under investigation by the Washington, D.C., attorney general for potenti [...] Read full article: Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investig...→

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Allegations of election fraud and corruption made against several Weld County Republicans, including an aide to U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, have been referred to the C [...] Read full article: Weld County GOP election fraud complaint...→

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

Officers say the men admitted to increasing the prices of all their items in the store by 50%. Read full article: 2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens...→

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Separate lawsuits in California and Texas contend that egg producers or supermarkets charged excessive, illegal prices for eggs amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits ...→

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

Homeland Security Investigations agents and police searched a Long Island jewelry store, part of an investigation into whether the “Jewels by Viggi” jewelry st [...] Read full article: NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-G...→

They never learn: Three NYC retailers busted again for pandemic price gouging - amNewYork

Businesses in the Bronx, Queens and Manhattan have racked up additional fines for allegedly selling face masks, disinfectants and hand sanitizers to Read full article: They never learn: Three NYC retailers bu...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

Firework complaints spike in East Flatbush, residents fed up with noise

Firework complaints spike in East Flatbush, residents fed up with noise

Residents in East Flatbush say a recent spike in fireworks is creating loud noises that keep them up at night. Read full article: Firework complaints spike in East Flatbu...→

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a merchant on Amazon selling the company's masks for more than 18 times their list price. The target of the lawsuit, [...] Read full article: 3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant...→

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has filed complaints against two companies [...]

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has filed complaints against two companies selling vaping products in the state, accusing them of marketing to minors and [...] Read full article: Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody ha...→

DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “All we ask for is for fair and just policing” | WTOP

DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “All we ask for is for fair and just policing” | WTOP

D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine asked for “fair and just policing” during his office’s Cure the Streets violence disruption program in light of George Floyd’ [...] Read full article: DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “Al...→

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

ORLANDO, FL – SEPTEMBER 2: Gallons of water sit on nearly empty shelves September 2, 2004 in Orlando, Florida. Hurricane Frances is heading toward southeast Fl [...] Read full article: Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens o...→

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego [...]

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego area amid the coronavirus pandemic resulted this week in eight arrests of peop [...] Read full article: An undercover investigation into suspect...→

Source: Trump admin. to name new DEA head, US attorney in DC

The U.S. attorney who oversaw the reversal of a sentencing recommendation for Trump ally Roger Stone and the motion to dismiss charges against ex-national secu [...] Read full article: Source: Trump admin. to name new DEA hea...→

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Empty shelves and hard-to-find products were common at the start of the pandemic. Many store shelves have returned to normal, but sometimes the prices are diff [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Fil...→

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Online retailer Amazon.com, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the [...] Read full article: Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against ...→

Queens grocers busted for price gouging medical gear during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BILL PARRY Two Whitestone grocers were arrested and charged with price gouging after they allegedly sold medical face masks at an inflated price, Read full article: Queens grocers busted for price gouging ...→

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

A Pleasanton grocery store owner has been charged with nine misdemeanor counts of price gouging during the current coronavirus outbreak, prosecutors announced [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Char...→

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

A D.C. convenience store is being sued for price gouging after the price of Clorox was found to be marked up 200 percent. On April 22, the Office of the Attorn [...] Read full article: DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Go...→

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Minnesota has cracked down on a farm accused of more than doubling the price of eggs during the coronavirus pandemic. Attorney General Keith Ellison announced [...] Read full article: Wright County egg producer agrees to cos...→

Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, price spike are coming

Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, price spike are coming

“Millions of pounds of meat will disappear from the supply chain,” meat processing giant Tyson wrote in a full-page ad this weekend. Read full article: Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, p...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas’ attorney general has accused the nation’s largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Attorney Ge [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of...→

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

Katrin Golian, doing business as RxAll Pharmacy, has been charged with a count of misdemeanor price gouging after price gouging was prohibited by an executive [...] Read full article: West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price ...→

New hotel found for Utah National Guard troops in DC after billing dispute leads to eviction

New hotel found for Utah National Guard troops in DC after billing dispute leads to eviction

Utah National Guard troops operating in the nation's capital have a new hotel, after an apparent billing dispute led to their eviction. Read full article: New hotel found for Utah National Guard ...→

Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime Victims, Seniors, Victims of Price Gouging - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to support bills in the Legislature intended to help sexual assault victims, senior citizen [...] Read full article: Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime ...→

Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During Stay-at-Home Orders

Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During Stay-at-Home Orders

The Washington, D.C., region has suffered a surge of car break-ins during the monthslong stay-at-home order. The News4 I-Team collected and analyzed police rep [...] Read full article: Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During...→

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...] Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→

LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

"We have received thousands and thousands of complaints from New Jerseyans who feel that they have been taken advantage," New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Gr [...] Read full article: New Jersey says complaints about price g...→

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers saw a spike in prices for grocery store items like eggs, meat and cereal over the last month and experts say it's due to supply and demand. Read full article: Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, W...→

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Online retailer Amazon, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the earl [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes for law against price goug...→

Minnesota Attorney General’s office receives more than 400 tenant complaints during eviction moratorium | MinnPost

Plus: Sven Sundgaard responds to firing; Minnesota nursing home with coronavirus outbreak previously cited for safety violations; Minneapolis Park Board to kee [...] Read full article: Minnesota Attorney General’s office rece...→

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - The state of Florida is continuing to investigate Larkin Community Hospital for price gouging. In March, Congress passed and President T [...] Read full article: Larkin Community Hospital price gouging ...→

Complaints to Florida’s attorney general reveal anger, frustration with Larkin Community Hospital’s $150 COVID-19 tests

Complaints to Florida’s attorney general reveal anger, frustration with Larkin Community Hospital’s $150 COVID-19 tests

(WSVN) - The state is investigating a South Florida hospital for price gouging after 7News revealed they were charging $150 for COVID-19 tests. Now we... Read full article: Complaints to Florida’s attorney general...→

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

Federal agents discovered stocks of over 100,000 face masks and nearly 900,000 disposable gloves after searching the defendant's warehouse and retail outlets. Read full article: New York man charged with price gouging ...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

Metro DC area’s burn center sees spike in visits since quarantine began | WTOP

Since the pandemic hit, the number of people going to the D.C. region’s burn center is up dramatically, and cases are more serious than usual, the center’s dir [...] Read full article: Metro DC area’s burn center sees spike i...→

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

Katrin Golian, doing business as RxAll Pharmacy, has been charged with a count of misdemeanor price gouging after price gouging was prohibited by an executive [...] Read full article: West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price ...→

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a merchant on Amazon selling the company's masks for more than 18 times their list price. The target of the lawsuit, [...] Read full article: 3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant...→

DC Attorney General Questions National Guard Presence

DC Attorney General Questions National Guard Presence

The attorney general for Washington, D.C., is pressing the Trump administration and several state governments to justify the legality of their decision to send [...] Read full article: DC Attorney General Questions National G...→

Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime Victims, Seniors, Victims of Price Gouging - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to support bills in the Legislature intended to help sexual assault victims, senior citizen [...] Read full article: Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime ...→

DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “All we ask for is for fair and just policing” | WTOP

DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “All we ask for is for fair and just policing” | WTOP

D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine asked for “fair and just policing” during his office’s Cure the Streets violence disruption program in light of George Floyd’ [...] Read full article: DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “Al...→

Attorney General James sues wholesaler who allegedly price gouged Queens grocers - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE New York State Attorney General Letitia James is suing a wholesale grocery company that allegedly sold over 46,000 cans of disinfectant Read full article: Attorney General James sues wholesaler w...→

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...] Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego [...]

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego area amid the coronavirus pandemic resulted this week in eight arrests of peop [...] Read full article: An undercover investigation into suspect...→

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County is launching an app for consumers to report instances of price gouging and coronavirus scams. Read full article: Los Angeles County To Launch App For Rep...→

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

"We have received thousands and thousands of complaints from New Jerseyans who feel that they have been taken advantage," New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Gr [...] Read full article: New Jersey says complaints about price g...→

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Empty shelves and hard-to-find products were common at the start of the pandemic. Many store shelves have returned to normal, but sometimes the prices are diff [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Fil...→

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Allegations of election fraud and corruption made against several Weld County Republicans, including an aide to U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, have been referred to the C [...] Read full article: Weld County GOP election fraud complaint...→

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Online retailer Amazon, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the earl [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes for law against price goug...→

Queens grocers busted for price gouging medical gear during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BILL PARRY Two Whitestone grocers were arrested and charged with price gouging after they allegedly sold medical face masks at an inflated price, Read full article: Queens grocers busted for price gouging ...→

Minnesota Attorney General’s office receives more than 400 tenant complaints during eviction moratorium | MinnPost

Plus: Sven Sundgaard responds to firing; Minnesota nursing home with coronavirus outbreak previously cited for safety violations; Minneapolis Park Board to kee [...] Read full article: Minnesota Attorney General’s office rece...→

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

A D.C. convenience store is being sued for price gouging after the price of Clorox was found to be marked up 200 percent. On April 22, the Office of the Attorn [...] Read full article: DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Go...→

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

Homeland Security Investigations agents and police searched a Long Island jewelry store, part of an investigation into whether the “Jewels by Viggi” jewelry st [...] Read full article: NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-G...→

Complaints to Florida’s attorney general reveal anger, frustration with Larkin Community Hospital’s $150 COVID-19 tests

Complaints to Florida’s attorney general reveal anger, frustration with Larkin Community Hospital’s $150 COVID-19 tests

(WSVN) - The state is investigating a South Florida hospital for price gouging after 7News revealed they were charging $150 for COVID-19 tests. Now we... Read full article: Complaints to Florida’s attorney general...→

Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, price spike are coming

Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, price spike are coming

“Millions of pounds of meat will disappear from the supply chain,” meat processing giant Tyson wrote in a full-page ad this weekend. Read full article: Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, p...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas’ attorney general has accused the nation’s largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Attorney Ge [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of...→

Firework complaints spike in East Flatbush, residents fed up with noise

Firework complaints spike in East Flatbush, residents fed up with noise

Residents in East Flatbush say a recent spike in fireworks is creating loud noises that keep them up at night. Read full article: Firework complaints spike in East Flatbu...→

No evidence yet of post-Memorial Day coronavirus spike in DC area | WTOP

Several states have been seeing an uptick in coronavirus cases this month, but the D.C. region has been spared, at least so far. Read full article: No evidence yet of post-Memorial Day cor...→

New hotel found for Utah National Guard troops in DC after billing dispute leads to eviction

New hotel found for Utah National Guard troops in DC after billing dispute leads to eviction

Utah National Guard troops operating in the nation's capital have a new hotel, after an apparent billing dispute led to their eviction. Read full article: New hotel found for Utah National Guard ...→

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has filed complaints against two companies [...]

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has filed complaints against two companies selling vaping products in the state, accusing them of marketing to minors and [...] Read full article: Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody ha...→

DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds Local Officers’ Restraint Amid Provocation

DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds Local Officers’ Restraint Amid Provocation

Washington, D.C.’s Office of Police Complaints is applauding the early restraint shown by Metropolitan Police Department officers amid taunting and even physic [...] Read full article: DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds ...→

Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During Stay-at-Home Orders

Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During Stay-at-Home Orders

The Washington, D.C., region has suffered a surge of car break-ins during the monthslong stay-at-home order. The News4 I-Team collected and analyzed police rep [...] Read full article: Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During...→

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

ORLANDO, FL – SEPTEMBER 2: Gallons of water sit on nearly empty shelves September 2, 2004 in Orlando, Florida. Hurricane Frances is heading toward southeast Fl [...] Read full article: Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens o...→

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Greedy retailers attempting to profit off the pandemic by overcharging customers for hot coronavirus commodities have racked up a hefty bill with the city Depa [...] Read full article: Retailers price-gouging coronavirus prod...→

LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

Source: Trump admin. to name new DEA head, US attorney in DC

The U.S. attorney who oversaw the reversal of a sentencing recommendation for Trump ally Roger Stone and the motion to dismiss charges against ex-national secu [...] Read full article: Source: Trump admin. to name new DEA hea...→

Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investigation by DC Attorney General

Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investigation by DC Attorney General

A nonprofit run by President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead a federal media agency is under investigation by the Washington, D.C., attorney general for potenti [...] Read full article: Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investig...→

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers saw a spike in prices for grocery store items like eggs, meat and cereal over the last month and experts say it's due to supply and demand. Read full article: Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, W...→

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Online retailer Amazon.com, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the [...] Read full article: Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against ...→

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

Officers say the men admitted to increasing the prices of all their items in the store by 50%. Read full article: 2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens...→

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

A Pleasanton grocery store owner has been charged with nine misdemeanor counts of price gouging during the current coronavirus outbreak, prosecutors announced [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Char...→

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Separate lawsuits in California and Texas contend that egg producers or supermarkets charged excessive, illegal prices for eggs amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits ...→

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - The state of Florida is continuing to investigate Larkin Community Hospital for price gouging. In March, Congress passed and President T [...] Read full article: Larkin Community Hospital price gouging ...→

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Minnesota has cracked down on a farm accused of more than doubling the price of eggs during the coronavirus pandemic. Attorney General Keith Ellison announced [...] Read full article: Wright County egg producer agrees to cos...→

They never learn: Three NYC retailers busted again for pandemic price gouging - amNewYork

Businesses in the Bronx, Queens and Manhattan have racked up additional fines for allegedly selling face masks, disinfectants and hand sanitizers to Read full article: They never learn: Three NYC retailers bu...→

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

Federal agents discovered stocks of over 100,000 face masks and nearly 900,000 disposable gloves after searching the defendant's warehouse and retail outlets. Read full article: New York man charged with price gouging ...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→

Metro DC area’s burn center sees spike in visits since quarantine began | WTOP

Since the pandemic hit, the number of people going to the D.C. region’s burn center is up dramatically, and cases are more serious than usual, the center’s dir [...] Read full article: Metro DC area’s burn center sees spike i...→

Firework complaints spike in East Flatbush, residents fed up with noise

Firework complaints spike in East Flatbush, residents fed up with noise

Residents in East Flatbush say a recent spike in fireworks is creating loud noises that keep them up at night. Read full article: Firework complaints spike in East Flatbu...→

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price Gouging After Complaint She Was Selling KN95 Masks For Double Her Cost

Katrin Golian, doing business as RxAll Pharmacy, has been charged with a count of misdemeanor price gouging after price gouging was prohibited by an executive [...] Read full article: West L.A. Pharmacist Charged With Price ...→

No evidence yet of post-Memorial Day coronavirus spike in DC area | WTOP

Several states have been seeing an uptick in coronavirus cases this month, but the D.C. region has been spared, at least so far. Read full article: No evidence yet of post-Memorial Day cor...→

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant for Price Gouging on Masks

3M has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a merchant on Amazon selling the company's masks for more than 18 times their list price. The target of the lawsuit, [...] Read full article: 3M Files Lawsuit Against Amazon Merchant...→

New hotel found for Utah National Guard troops in DC after billing dispute leads to eviction

New hotel found for Utah National Guard troops in DC after billing dispute leads to eviction

Utah National Guard troops operating in the nation's capital have a new hotel, after an apparent billing dispute led to their eviction. Read full article: New hotel found for Utah National Guard ...→

DC Attorney General Questions National Guard Presence

DC Attorney General Questions National Guard Presence

The attorney general for Washington, D.C., is pressing the Trump administration and several state governments to justify the legality of their decision to send [...] Read full article: DC Attorney General Questions National G...→

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has filed complaints against two companies [...]

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has filed complaints against two companies selling vaping products in the state, accusing them of marketing to minors and [...] Read full article: Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody ha...→

Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime Victims, Seniors, Victims of Price Gouging - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to support bills in the Legislature intended to help sexual assault victims, senior citizen [...] Read full article: Supervisors Support Bills For Sex Crime ...→

DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds Local Officers’ Restraint Amid Provocation

DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds Local Officers’ Restraint Amid Provocation

Washington, D.C.’s Office of Police Complaints is applauding the early restraint shown by Metropolitan Police Department officers amid taunting and even physic [...] Read full article: DC Office of Police Complaints Applauds ...→

DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “All we ask for is for fair and just policing” | WTOP

DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “All we ask for is for fair and just policing” | WTOP

D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine asked for “fair and just policing” during his office’s Cure the Streets violence disruption program in light of George Floyd’ [...] Read full article: DC Attorney General on George Floyd: “Al...→

Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During Stay-at-Home Orders

Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During Stay-at-Home Orders

The Washington, D.C., region has suffered a surge of car break-ins during the monthslong stay-at-home order. The News4 I-Team collected and analyzed police rep [...] Read full article: Spike in Car Break-ins in DC Area During...→

Attorney General James sues wholesaler who allegedly price gouged Queens grocers - amNewYork

BY JACOB KAYE New York State Attorney General Letitia James is suing a wholesale grocery company that allegedly sold over 46,000 cans of disinfectant Read full article: Attorney General James sues wholesaler w...→

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens of Businesses About Price Gouging

ORLANDO, FL – SEPTEMBER 2: Gallons of water sit on nearly empty shelves September 2, 2004 in Orlando, Florida. Hurricane Frances is heading toward southeast Fl [...] Read full article: Virginia Attorney General Warns Dozens o...→

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for alleged coronavirus price gouging

“Quality King’s profiteering during this time of crisis is appalling,” said Attorney General Letitia James. “Instead of ensuring New Yorkers could protect them [...] Read full article: Wholesaler Quality King sued by AG for a...→

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Retailers price-gouging coronavirus products could owe city nearly $4 million

Greedy retailers attempting to profit off the pandemic by overcharging customers for hot coronavirus commodities have racked up a hefty bill with the city Depa [...] Read full article: Retailers price-gouging coronavirus prod...→

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego [...]

An undercover investigation into suspected online price gouging in the San Diego area amid the coronavirus pandemic resulted this week in eight arrests of peop [...] Read full article: An undercover investigation into suspect...→

LA County To Launch New Mobile App For Reporting Price Gouging, Scams

Los Angeles County is set to launch a mobile app to make it easier to report cases of price gouging and phony COVID-19 remedies, the Department of Consumer and [...] Read full article: LA County To Launch New Mobile App For R...→

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County To Launch App For Reporting Price Gouging

Los Angeles County is launching an app for consumers to report instances of price gouging and coronavirus scams. Read full article: Los Angeles County To Launch App For Rep...→

Source: Trump admin. to name new DEA head, US attorney in DC

The U.S. attorney who oversaw the reversal of a sentencing recommendation for Trump ally Roger Stone and the motion to dismiss charges against ex-national secu [...] Read full article: Source: Trump admin. to name new DEA hea...→

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

New Jersey says complaints about price gouging, fraud tripled amid the coronavirus pandemic

"We have received thousands and thousands of complaints from New Jerseyans who feel that they have been taken advantage," New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Gr [...] Read full article: New Jersey says complaints about price g...→

Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investigation by DC Attorney General

Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investigation by DC Attorney General

A nonprofit run by President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead a federal media agency is under investigation by the Washington, D.C., attorney general for potenti [...] Read full article: Trump Nominee’s Nonprofit Under Investig...→

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Filed During Coronavirus Pandemic

Empty shelves and hard-to-find products were common at the start of the pandemic. Many store shelves have returned to normal, but sometimes the prices are diff [...] Read full article: Hundreds of Price Gouging Complaints Fil...→

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, Worry About Price-Gouging

Consumers saw a spike in prices for grocery store items like eggs, meat and cereal over the last month and experts say it's due to supply and demand. Read full article: Consumers See Spike In Grocery Prices, W...→

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Weld County GOP election fraud complaints go to Colorado attorney general

Allegations of election fraud and corruption made against several Weld County Republicans, including an aide to U.S. Rep. Ken Buck, have been referred to the C [...] Read full article: Weld County GOP election fraud complaint...→

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against Price Gouging During National Emergencies

Online retailer Amazon.com, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the [...] Read full article: Amazon.Com Asks For Federal Law Against ...→

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Amazon pushes for law against price gouging during emergencies

Online retailer Amazon, criticized for not acting quickly enough to curb sellers who charged hundreds of dollars for high-demand hand sanitizer during the earl [...] Read full article: Amazon pushes for law against price goug...→

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens Grocery Store

Officers say the men admitted to increasing the prices of all their items in the store by 50%. Read full article: 2 Men Accused Of Price Gouging At Queens...→

Queens grocers busted for price gouging medical gear during pandemic - amNewYork

BY BILL PARRY Two Whitestone grocers were arrested and charged with price gouging after they allegedly sold medical face masks at an inflated price, Read full article: Queens grocers busted for price gouging ...→

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Charged With Nine Counts Of Price Gouging

A Pleasanton grocery store owner has been charged with nine misdemeanor counts of price gouging during the current coronavirus outbreak, prosecutors announced [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: East Bay Grocer Char...→

Minnesota Attorney General’s office receives more than 400 tenant complaints during eviction moratorium | MinnPost

Plus: Sven Sundgaard responds to firing; Minnesota nursing home with coronavirus outbreak previously cited for safety violations; Minneapolis Park Board to kee [...] Read full article: Minnesota Attorney General’s office rece...→

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits Accuse Producers of Price Gouging

Separate lawsuits in California and Texas contend that egg producers or supermarkets charged excessive, illegal prices for eggs amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Are You Paying Extra for Eggs? Lawsuits ...→

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Gouging During State of Emergency

A D.C. convenience store is being sued for price gouging after the price of Clorox was found to be marked up 200 percent. On April 22, the Office of the Attorn [...] Read full article: DC Convenience Store Accused of Price Go...→

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

Larkin Community Hospital price gouging investigation gaining steam

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - The state of Florida is continuing to investigate Larkin Community Hospital for price gouging. In March, Congress passed and President T [...] Read full article: Larkin Community Hospital price gouging ...→

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-Gouging Probe, Allegedly Upsold Masks Online

Homeland Security Investigations agents and police searched a Long Island jewelry store, part of an investigation into whether the “Jewels by Viggi” jewelry st [...] Read full article: NY Jewelry Store Searched in Fed Price-G...→

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Wright County egg producer agrees to cost cap after price-gouging investigation

Minnesota has cracked down on a farm accused of more than doubling the price of eggs during the coronavirus pandemic. Attorney General Keith Ellison announced [...] Read full article: Wright County egg producer agrees to cos...→

Complaints to Florida’s attorney general reveal anger, frustration with Larkin Community Hospital’s $150 COVID-19 tests

Complaints to Florida’s attorney general reveal anger, frustration with Larkin Community Hospital’s $150 COVID-19 tests

(WSVN) - The state is investigating a South Florida hospital for price gouging after 7News revealed they were charging $150 for COVID-19 tests. Now we... Read full article: Complaints to Florida’s attorney general...→

They never learn: Three NYC retailers busted again for pandemic price gouging - amNewYork

Businesses in the Bronx, Queens and Manhattan have racked up additional fines for allegedly selling face masks, disinfectants and hand sanitizers to Read full article: They never learn: Three NYC retailers bu...→

Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, price spike are coming

Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, price spike are coming

“Millions of pounds of meat will disappear from the supply chain,” meat processing giant Tyson wrote in a full-page ad this weekend. Read full article: Coronavirus: Buy meat now as shortage, p...→

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

New York man charged with price gouging in first-ever Defense Production Act prosecution

Federal agents discovered stocks of over 100,000 face masks and nearly 900,000 disposable gloves after searching the defendant's warehouse and retail outlets. Read full article: New York man charged with price gouging ...→

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoarding and price-gouging PPE

A New York sneaker salesman who allegedly hoarded personal protective equipment and sold it at huge markups has become the first person to face criminal charge [...] Read full article: Feds charge sneaker salesman with hoardi...→

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Producer of Pandemic Price Gouging

Texas' attorney general has accused the nation's largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Republican [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses Nation's Biggest Egg Produ...→

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus price gouging

Federal prosecutors charged a New York man with price gouging on Friday, saying he hoarded tens of thousands of masks, hundreds of thousands of disposable glov [...] Read full article: Feds charge New Yorker with coronavirus ...→

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of Price Gouging

Texas’ attorney general has accused the nation’s largest egg producer of price gouging during the coronavirus pandemic. A lawsuit filed Thursday by Attorney Ge [...] Read full article: Texas Accuses US Largest Egg Producer of...→

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

New York man accused of hoarding COVID-19 materials for price gouging

In the first case charged under the Defense Production Act, a New York man has been accused of price gouging tied to COVID-19-related materials, prosecutors sa [...] Read full article: New York man accused of hoarding COVID-1...→