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Fishy fraud

USA - DNA a testing shows there's something fishy going on with seafood labeling in America.

In New York City, sampling found 40% of seafood was mislabeled, and similar studies in other cities found high proportions of mislabeled fish including a whopping 55-percent in Los Angeles.

13 kinds of fish were found mislabeled.

One was replaced with another fish with higher mercury content and a second was replaced with one that can cause diarrhea.

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  • Fritch man sentenced for child pornography charges

    Fritch man sentenced for child pornography charges

    Monday, October 23 2017 6:14 PM EDT2017-10-23 22:14:40 GMT
    SOURCE: Randall County JailSOURCE: Randall County Jail

    A Fritch man has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison and 15 years of supervised release for one count of transportation of child pornography.  

    A Fritch man has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison and 15 years of supervised release for one count of transportation of child pornography.  

  • Former BPI workers may be eligible for compensation

    Former BPI workers may be eligible for compensation

    Monday, October 23 2017 5:45 PM EDT2017-10-23 21:45:49 GMT

    A former Amarillo employer is now contacting former workers with instructions on how to claim part of a $10 million dollar settlement the company won in a dispute with ABC News.

    A former Amarillo employer is now contacting former workers with instructions on how to claim part of a $10 million dollar settlement the company won in a dispute with ABC News.

  • 4 arrested, held on $2M bonds for sexual assault charges

    4 arrested, held on $2M bonds for sexual assault charges

    Monday, October 23 2017 2:45 PM EDT2017-10-23 18:45:50 GMT
    Source: KFDASource: KFDA

    Authorities released preliminary information Monday regarding the recent arrest of four individuals in apparent connection to a sexual assault last week. The Randall County Sheriff's Office identified Paul Teague, Jessica Valverde, Casey Malin, and Timothy Rivas as the people arrested on Thursday. All four remain jailed on seven charges of sexual assault and one charge of human trafficking each, according to Sgt. Danny Alexander. Officials cited an apparent break-in at a mobile...

    Authorities released preliminary information Monday regarding the recent arrest of four individuals in apparent connection to a sexual assault last week. The Randall County Sheriff's Office identified Paul Teague, Jessica Valverde, Casey Malin, and Timothy Rivas as the people arrested on Thursday. All four remain jailed on seven charges of sexual assault and one charge of human trafficking each, according to Sgt. Danny Alexander. Officials cited an apparent break-in at a mobile...

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