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An End to Robocalls?

Posted on 10/2/2013 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

Money & SavingsThe latest weapon in the battle against illegal robocalls is now ready to halt those illegal automated telemarking phone calls at your home… provided your service provider is compatible with the technology it uses. It’s called Nomorobo  – for “no more robo” and it’s free. Launching this week, it’s the brainchild of a software programmer from Long Island who won a contest earlier this year sponsored by Federal Trade Commission and offering $50,000 to the best solution against these annoying automated …

1,677 Online Pharmacies Busted for Counterfeit Drugs

Posted on 06/28/2013 by | General News | Comments

Bulletin Today | Personal HealthBy Tom Murphy, Business Writer, The Associated Press U.S. and international regulators have seized more than $41 million in illegal medicines worldwide and shut down 1,677 websites as part of their ongoing fight against counterfeit drugs sold over the Internet. Related: Is That Online Pharmacy a Fake? How to Find Out The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it used federal court warrants to seize website domain names and post messages letting visitors know that people who traffic in counterfeit …