- Al Qaeda nets $125M from ransom payoffs from Europe since 2008
- Ohio Gov. John Kasich cruising to re-election: survey
- Landslide hits Indian village; 150 may be trapped
- Albania bank loses $7M in theft; police arrest 2
- Gov. Mike Pence irked as Obama sends illegals to Indiana on sly
- Israel, White House say Obama phone call to demand cease-fire was fake
- Nancy Pelosi: Deporting kids un-Christian, sends them ‘into a burning building’
- Islamist militants seize special forces base in Benghazi, Libya
- Feds sue Pennsylvania State Police over women’s fitness tests
- Israel accused of striking U.N. school, killing at least 15
Ex-leader of GA language school sentenced in fraud
Question of the Day
ATLANTA (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a former administrator of a metro Atlanta language school has been sentenced in an immigration fraud scheme.
Authorities said Wednesday that 53-year-old Dong Seok Yi, former head of College Prep Academy in Duluth was sentenced to a year and nine months in prison. Authorities have said Yi fraudulently enrolled foreign women who never actually attended classes. Prosecutors have said the women instead worked in local bars.
Officials have said Yi and his co-defendants filed applications with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Student and Exchange Program and issued visas to people who were not legally eligible for them.
Authorities say one of Yi’s co-defendants, Chris Park, helped the women obtain fraudulent documents to support their visa applications. Park has been sentenced to a year in prison.
TWT Video Picks
- Patent workers paid to exercise, shop, do chores: report
- Boehner rules out impeachment: 'Scam started by Democrats'
- CARSON: Rudderless U.S. foreign policy
- Obama thanks Muslims for 'building the very fabric of our nation'
- Smugglers, rainstorm combine to poke holes in border fence
- Obama mum on where illegal immigrant children are sheltered
- CARSON: Costco and the perils of politicizing business
- Federal judge grants 90-day stay in D.C. gun case
- Kerry's credibility questioned as fighting in Gaza rages
- Fla. mom arrested for allowing 7-year-old son to walk to park alone
Obama's biggest White House 'fails'
Celebrities turned politicians
Athletes turned actors
20 gadgets that changed the world