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Federal Tipoffs Involving Alabama Newsletter for Sunday June 07, 2020 ( 4 items )  

Army Space, Missile Defense Command: Technology Complex Increases Tech Center Capabilities
REDSTONE ARSENAL, Alabama, June 4 -- The Army Space and Missile Defense Command issued the following news: A U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command facility currently under construction on Redstone Arsenal will provide the Army with emerging capabilities against future threats. The USASMDC Directed Energy Research Facility is a construction project the command's Technical Center submitted in 2016 to establish a modern research and development facility for high energy lasers, or HEL. "Hig  more

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Settles With Short-Term Lenders for Engaging in Unfair and Deceptive Acts and Practices
WASHINGTON, June 3 -- The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued the following news release: The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) announced a settlement with Main Street Personal Finance, Inc. and its subsidiaries--ACAC, Inc., which conducts business under the name Approved Cash Advance, and Quik Lend, Inc.--(collectively, Approved Cash). The companies, which are based in Cleveland, Tennessee, offer payday and auto-title loans and own and operate about 156 stores in eight diff  more

Maxwell AFB: The Future of Enlisted Professional Military Education
MAXWELL AFB, Alabama, June 5 -- The U.S. Air Force's 42nd Air Base Wing issued the following news: Recently Air University at Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base, Alabama, held a Facebook live Enlisted Town Hall event to discuss the future of Enlisted Professional Military Education and how Air University is moving forward during the COVID-19 crisis. The panel of chief master sergeants from AU answered both pre-submitted questions and questions asked during the event addressing concerns for current   more

NRC Receives Event Notification Involving Alabama Radiation Control in Mobile
WASHINGTON, June 5 -- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission issued the following event notification (No. 54728) involving Alabama Radiation Control, Mobile: AGREEMENT STATE REPORT - POSSIBLE ADMINISTRATION AT THE WRONG TREATMENT SITE The following information was received from the state of Alabama via email: "The Alabama Department of Public Health Office of Radiation Control was notified on May 26, 2020, at about 1620 CDT by the Radiation Safety Officer (RSO) of the University of South Alabama H  more