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Stories with organization: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Mead Johnson paying $12M to settle US bribery charges 
    Updated: Jul-28-15 3:19 pm

    WASHINGTON - Mead Johnson has agreed to pay $12 million to settle federal civil charges that its Chinese subsidiary bribed hospital professionals to recommend its infant formula to new or expecting mothers who were patients.

  • 2 men arrested in Israel on US charges in stock spam scam 
    Updated: Jul-21-15 8:22 pm

    NEW YORK - Two men were arrested Tuesday in Israel and a third was being sought after a New York indictment accused them of trying to cheat millions of people in a stock spam scam.

  • Tribe's partner in marijuana venture faces fiscal challenges 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 5:29 pm

    FLANDREAU, South Dakota - When the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe announced an agreement with an outside business for advice on how to grow and sell marijuana on its land, it touted the consultant's experience advising other groups on the topic and that it's a publicly traded company.

  • Fake story on buyout sends Twitter stock briefly higher story has photos
    Updated: Jul-14-15 6:31 pm

    NEW YORK - Twitter's stock briefly spiked on Tuesday after a fake story said the short messaging service received a $31 billion buyout offer.

  • Texas AG figures in federal securities probe 
    Updated: Jul-07-15 9:37 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, whose admitted violations of state securities laws will go before a grand jury this month, has also figured in a federal investigation of a Dallas-area technology company suspected of defrauding investors.

  • Gov. Scott's wealth grew after spending millions on campaign 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 2:02 pm

    TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida Gov. Rick Scott, a multi-millionaire former businessman who dipped into his own fortune last year to help his re-election campaign, continues to get wealthier.