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US seizes 81 vehicles in Venezuela smuggling ring US seizes 81 vehicles in Venezuela smuggling ring 07/08/2020 10:24am • FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) Federal investigators said Wednesday they have seized 81 vehicles worth an estimated $3.2 million that were bound for Venezuela as part of a smuggling ring operated for wealthy and politically connected people. Anthony Salisbury, chief of the Miami Homeland Security In Student Loan Disability Discharge: What to Know 07/07/2020 08:00pm • Adjusting to life with an injury or chronic illness is undoubtedly a challenge, especially if it has an impact on your ability to work and earn a living. This stress is one of the reasons that student loan borrowers with disabilities can fall behind on payments and go into delinquency and default - 10 Best Personal Finance Courses 07/07/2020 08:00pm • If you want to learn how to make smart financial decisions, save more and eliminate debt, you're in luck. Today, there are plenty of online personal finance classes offering money-management lessons. Still, "people need to keep in mind that online personal finance courses should be seen as an educa Colombian federation, FIFA official fined in ticket scam 07/07/2020 05:11am • BOGOT, Colombia (AP) The Colombian soccer federation and officials including FIFA Council member Ramn Jesurn have been fined millions of dollars for irregular ticket sales to World Cup qualifying games. In a decision announced late Monday, a Colombian business regulation agency imposed a $ MLB '20 schedule: Yanks-Nats, Giants-Dodgers open on July 23 MLB '20 schedule: Yanks-Nats, Giants-Dodgers open on July 23 07/06/2020 02:53pm • NEW YORK (AP) Mookie Betts, Gerrit Cole and a pair of high-profile matchups are set for opening day as Major League Baseball begins its shortened 60-game season on July 23 in ballparks without fans amid the coronavirus pandemic. MLB released the schedule Monday, and it starts with two games. Team New Zealand head angrily rejects misspending claims Team New Zealand head angrily rejects misspending claims 07/02/2020 09:37pm • AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) Team New Zealand general manager Grant Dalton says recent allegations that the Americas Cup defender may have misused public money are part of a deliberate, sinister and highly orchestrated attack on its integrity. Dalton on Friday rejected allegations which h Audit criticizes Houston police unit tied to fatal drug raid Audit criticizes Houston police unit tied to fatal drug raid 07/02/2020 03:06pm • HOUSTON (AP) An audit of a Houston Police Department narcotics unit thats been under scrutiny following a deadly 2019 drug raid found that officers made hundreds of errors in cases, often werent thorough in their investigations, lacked supervision and overpaid informants for the seizure of Student Loan Default: What to Know 06/30/2020 08:00pm • If you're having trouble making ends meet, you might feel the urge to put off student loan repayment and set your statements aside to deal with later, especially if you expect your situation to be temporary or you're feeling overwhelmed. However, simply avoiding your debt can lead to student loan d Virginia health officials warn against coronavirus scams Virginia health officials warn against coronavirus scams 06/30/2020 10:14am • ROANOKE, Va. (AP) The Virginia Department of Health is warning residents that scammers might call them pretending to be COVID-19 contact tracers in order to take their money. A news release from the department on Monday said its contact tracers will not ask for money or for a Social Security Centreville, Virginia man jailed in Spain was unwitting drug mule, US says Centreville, Virginia man jailed in Spain was unwitting drug mule, US says 06/27/2020 12:08am • WASHINGTON (AP) Victor Stemberger of Centreville, Virginia wasn't about to ignore the emails inviting him into a multimillion-dollar business opportunity, so he pitched himself as perfect for the job. In a way he was but for all the wrong reasons. The 76-year-old Fairfax County man, whose Can You Get a Loan After Bankruptcy? 06/25/2020 08:00pm • When you're going through bankruptcy, applying for a loan might be the furthest thing from your mind. The process leaves your credit in tatters -- but that can change in a few years' time if you make a consistent effort. "People can absolutely recover from bankruptcy," says Jordan van Rijn, senior Vote to extend Putin's rule faces little protest in Russia Vote to extend Putin's rule faces little protest in Russia 06/25/2020 03:07am • MOSCOW (AP) Theyve offered prizes ranging from gift certificates to cars and apartments. Theyve put up billboards and enlisted celebrities to urge a yes vote. Theyve encouraged state-run businesses like hospitals and schools to pressure employees to register at the polls. Russian Astros hope to move on from cheating scandal as MLB restarts Astros hope to move on from cheating scandal as MLB restarts 06/24/2020 11:40pm • HOUSTON (AP) The first round of spring training was dominated by fallout from the Houston Astros' sign-stealing scam. Players were plunked in exhibition games and heckled at every turn. Fans held signs mocking Houston players, and one man even banged on a trash can at an early workout in a remi What Is Mortgage Forbearance? 06/24/2020 08:00pm • The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked financial havoc, leaving many homeowners unable to make mortgage payments. Luckily, the coronavirus rescue package known as the CARES Act contains provisions to help borrowers with federally backed loans. The new law allows homeowners facing hardship because of the US inmates got virus relief checks, and IRS wants them back US inmates got virus relief checks, and IRS wants them back 06/24/2020 09:01am • BOISE, Idaho (AP) Hundreds of thousands of dollars in coronavirus relief payments have been sent to people behind bars across the United States, and now the IRS is asking state officials to help claw back the cash that the federal tax agency says was mistakenly sent. The legislation authorizing
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