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The payday loan institutions that operate outside military bases have found loopholes in existing law and created new lending scams to prey on servicemembers, federal and state regulators warned Congress.
Capt. David Haas, Coastal Riverine Group 1 deputy commander, was suspended while his connections to the alleged Pacific fleet swindler known as "Fat Leonard" are investigated. Meanwhile, a judge issued a conditional ruling that would allow Leonard Glenn Francis out on $1 million bail.
Three women on Thursday will graduate from the Marine Corps' Infantry Training Battalion course -- the first women to do so in the Marine Corps' 238-year history.