- Feds probe GM-certified used cars that may have open recalls Updated: Jul-23-15 1:50 pm
DETROIT - The Federal Trade Commission is investigating General Motors because of dealers who advertised certified used cars for sale even though they still needed repairs under existing recalls.
- Feds say ID protector LifeLock violated $12M settlement Updated: Jul-21-15 5:29 pm
NEW YORK - The U.S. government says identity theft protection company LifeLock spent years violating a $12 million settlement for misrepresenting the protection it provides for customers.
- Montana man sentenced in case alleging $70M in phone charges Updated: Jul-17-15 4:45 pm
MISSOULA, Montana - A federal judge sentenced a Montana man Friday to two years in prison after prosecutors said he tricked people into paying as much as $70 million in unauthorized charges that were placed on phone bills nationwide.
- FTC announces settlement in payday lending scheme Updated: Jul-08-15 5:51 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Operators of a Kansas City-area based payday lending scheme would be banned from offering loans under a settlement that also would wipe away outstanding consumer debts.
- Las Vegas car dealerships settle with FTC over deceptive ads Updated: Jun-29-15 8:13 pm
LAS VEGAS - A Las Vegas car dealership accused of using deceptive ads reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission with the help of Nevada's former attorney general.
- Sysco pulling out of US Foods buyout after FTC move Updated: Jun-29-15 9:05 am
NEW YORK - Sysco is scrapping its proposed $3.5 billion buyout of US Foods after a Federal Trade Commission legal victory that temporarily blocked the deal to combine the two food-service companies.