- FTC shuts down diet-pill distributor for alleged fake claims Updated: Feb-03-16 8:15 pm
GLENDALE, California - A Glendale, California, company shut down 10 months ago will pay about $10 million to settle claims by the Federal Trade Commission that it wildly exaggerated the results of its diet supplements, used fake endorsements from people like Oprah Winfrey and hired marketers to send millions of spam emails.
- Feds settle used car safety complaints with GM and 2 dealers Updated: Jan-28-16 4:04 pm
DETROIT - General Motors and two dealer groups have settled complaints from the Federal Trade Commission that they touted the safety of used cars in advertising yet sold the cars without making recall repairs.
- Staples, Office Depot plan to extend deadline for deal Updated: Jan-20-16 12:51 pm
FRAMINGHAM, Massachusetts - Staples and Office Depot are planning to extend the deadline to get their business combination done.
- Feds recommend SC do away with medical building regulations Updated: Jan-11-16 4:15 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The federal government on Monday recommended South Carolina repeal requirements that health facilities get state permission for many kinds of construction and expansion, backing up something Gov. Nikki Haley has sought for years.