fines and penalties

Violating a burn ban could result in severe consequences

Continued rain free, windy, and low humidity days keep the threat for fires going out of control a real possibility.

    Dewitt County, Texas - Burn bans are up for most counties in the Crossroads. We know what a burn ban is, but what happens if you violate a burn ban?…

Facebook business unscathed after record $5 billion FTC fine

Hours after Facebook agreed to pay a record $5 billion fine as part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission, the company once again showed that its business model of collecting data and targeting ads to users is working as well as ever.