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Auburn Man Faces Child Pornography Charges

An Auburn man has been arrested and charged with possessing child pornography. Phillip D. Brantley, 22-years old, is charged with five felony counts of possession of child pornography. Auburn police say they launched the investigation after obtaining information from the… continue reading ›

MoneyGram to Pay Restitution for Fraudulent Wire Transfers

Attorney General Luther Strange today announced a settlement with Dallas-based MoneyGram Payment Systems, Inc. The settlement resolves a multistate investigation which focused on complaints of consumers who used MoneyGram’s wire transfer service to send money to third parties involved in schemes to defraud consumers.… continue reading ›

Panel Proposes Ban on Air Shipments of Batteries

WASHINGTON (AP) - Officials say a U.N. aviation panel is recommending a ban on shipping rechargeable batteries as cargo on passenger airliners because the batteries can create fires capable of destroying planes. The International Civilian Aviation Organization's air navigation commission,… continue reading ›