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RCMP connect Burnaby, B.C. man to widespread CRA phone scam after months-long probe

The lawsuit alleges Haoran Xue's $1.9-million Burnaby home was paid for with the proceeds of several scams and was used as "an instrument of unlawful...

RCMP connect Burnaby, B.C. man to widespread CRA phone scam after months-long probe

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Meng Wanzhou’s phone passwords given to RCMP by mistake: crown Border officers seized Meng's cellphones, tablet and other devices and wrote down her passcodes on a piece of paper that they handed to the RCMP when...
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Vice-Admiral Mark Norman probe was ‘thorough, independent’, RCMP says Much of the criticism in the Mark Norman case has centred on why the Mounties did not interview members of Stephen Harper's former Conservative gover...
22:44, 2019-05-10

Scheer requests RCMP probe on Trudeau’s SNC-Lavalin interference Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer has sent another letter to RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki....
17:00, 2019-08-19

Compromised probe linked to alleged RCMP mole was ‘elite, huge intelligence file’ The investigation that uncovered an alleged mole in RCMP headquarters initially targeted a broad number of officers....
00:08, 2019-09-18

Kerry Washington Gives Out Her Phone Number in Order to Connect With Fans Kerry Washington wants you to text her! The Scandal alum took to social media on Thursday to connect with fans, explaining that she missed interacti...
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The new mobile phone scam delivering a problem Why are fraudsters arranging for a brand new phone to unexpectedly be delivered to your door?...
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‘Electricity Shutoff’ Phone Scam Targeting Area LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Better Business Bureau serving Central & Eastern Kentucky has heard from local businesses this week that received call...
17:24, 2019-05-29

Increase in scam phone calls reported in Cochise County COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – Cochise County Sheriff’s Office has been seeing an increase in reports of telephone scams, the department said Tuesday. Accor...
22:24, 2019-10-01

Spain extradites 94 Taiwanese to China on phone scam charges BEIJING (AP) — A group of 94 Taiwanese accused of telephone and online fraud have arrived in China after being extradited from Spain. Chinese authori...
09:52, 2019-06-07

California women arrested for impersonating IRS agents in $900K phone scam Two California women allegedly posed as Internal Revenue Service employees in a nation-wide phone scam that may have bilked several victims out of ne...
05:20, 2019-09-23

You can't connect a Bluetooth speaker to your PS4 wirelessly — here are 2 other ways to connect speakers Shutterstock You can't connect a Bluetooth speaker to your PS4 wirelessly, but you can do it in other ways. Most Bluetooth speakers have an auxiliary...
17:24, 2019-12-04

How to connect your Nintendo Switch to a TV, and what to do if it won't connect Nintendo To connect a Nintendo Switch to your TV, all you need to do is plug in two cables and press the power button. The Switch will not connect to...
20:44, 2019-09-30

Trump mentioned a wild conspiracy theory about the DNC and the Russia probe in his phone call with Ukraine's president Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Donald Trump brought up an unsubstantiated conspiracy theory about the Russia investigation and the hack of the D...
04:24, 2019-09-26

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh re-elected in Burnaby South NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has been re-elected in his riding of Burnaby South, Global News projects....
07:04, 2019-10-22

Burnaby becomes latest B.C. city to declare a climate emergency British Columbia's third-largest city has become the latest municipality to declare a climate emergency. ...
00:32, 2019-09-11

More than $3M in cash stashed in Burnaby subsidized housing unit, documents say The money, court documents allege, was seized by RCMP in connection with a massive drug bust in Australia....
02:08, 2019-05-23

Fired Burnaby Conservative candidate’s votes will still be tallied for CPC: Elections Canada The Conservatives say Heather Leung is no longer their candidate, but Elections Canada says votes for her will still be counted for the party....
21:04, 2019-10-18

Possible political comeback makes Burnaby North-Seymour a riding to watch In a riding made up of two different worlds, the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion looms large....
03:32, 2019-09-30

Pipeline politics loom large in Burnaby riding at ground zero of Trans Mountain In the battle over Canadian resource projects, there is no riding that looms larger than Burnaby North-Seymour....
20:32, 2019-09-18

Liberals re-elected in Burnaby North-Seymour where Trans Mountain pipeline looms The riding is home to the Kinder Morgan terminal on Burnaby Mountain, which serves as the end point for the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline exp...
12:52, 2019-10-22

Liberals re-elected in Burnaby North-Seymour, dashing Svend Robinson’s political comeback The riding is home to the Kinder Morgan terminal on Burnaby Mountain, which serves as the end point for the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline exp...
08:04, 2019-10-22

RCMP are ‘carefully’ reviewing SNC-Lavalin affair. What exactly are they looking at? The RCMP says it's examining the SNC-Lavalin scandal "carefully." What exactly are they looking at?...
20:36, 2019-08-16

An exclusive look at the RCMP’s alleged campaign to get rid of Mounties with disabilities "The hallmarks are the same in every case," says lawyer Sebastien Anderson, "the end result is the same: people being forced into this medical discha...
11:36, 2019-05-22

Calgary man presumed dead after being swept up in B.C. river: RCMP A 39-year-old Alberta man went missing on May 29 just before 6 p.m. and is believed to have drowned after being "swept away with the fast-rising wate...
23:44, 2019-06-04

RCMP, FBI two of four agencies investigating former crypto exchange Quadriga Ernst and Young, the accounting firm overseeing the Quadriga bankruptcy, is now asking for the proceedings to be moved from Halifax to Toronto....
17:04, 2019-08-29

RCMP manhunt: How online rumours affect police investigations A photo of an individual who looked strikingly like one of the men suspected in the deaths of three people in B.C. began circulating online Thursday ...
22:56, 2019-07-26

Reality check: No, the RCMP did not confirm an investigation into SNC-Lavalin scandal The Conservative Party of Canada posted and quickly deleted a tweet Tuesday declaring that the “RCMP confirms Justin Trudeau is under investigation."...
00:24, 2019-09-18

Wilson-Raybould says she was contacted by RCMP amid SNC-Lavalin scandal Jody Wilson-Raybould says the RCMP contacted her in the spring but says the nature of the conversation is confidential....
22:52, 2019-08-16

New Brunswick RCMP investigating report of ‘financial irregularities’ in Lt.-Gov’s office The Mounties declined to provide any more information beyond a brief statement issued on Thursday. ...
01:28, 2019-08-23

MPs slam RCMP for asking Indigenous teen reporting sex assault if she was ‘turned on by this at all’ Video obtained by APTN News shows an RCMP officer asking an Indigenous teen reporting a sex assault: "Were you turned on by this at all?"...
23:16, 2019-05-15

Company ordered to pay court costs in lawsuit with RCMP over Shippagan riot The protest led to the destruction of fishing boats, a fish plant, a warehouse and several hundred traps....
17:16, 2019-11-25

Senior RCMP intelligence director arrested, facing multiple charges A director general of an intelligence unit within the RCMP has been arrested and charged, sources tell Global News....
18:20, 2019-09-13

Salmon Arm RCMP issue wildlife alert after receiving four bear calls in one day “In Salmon Arm, we enjoy trails and green spaces that run through town. Animals use these strips of forest as well.”...
20:28, 2019-06-06

University of Manitoba drops faculty member amid RCMP investigation The University of Manitoba has cut ties with a prominent medical researcher, pending an RCMP investigation....
21:04, 2019-07-16

RCMP acknowledges concern from allies after senior intelligence official charged Lucki told reporters that international security partners have not placed any data-sharing restrictions on Canada since the charges against Cameron O...
20:24, 2019-09-17

Tories push RCMP to launch investigation into Trudeau’s Aga Khan trip In a letter to RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki, Conservative MP Peter Kent says a thorough investigation should be conducted....
22:36, 2019-05-02

Feds name civilian advisory board tasked with overhauling RCMP ‘culture of dysfunction’ Thirteen civilians named to new RCMP advisory board, tasked with modernizing Canada's scandal-plagued national police force....
21:00, 2019-06-05

5 years after Moncton killings, RCMP not prepared to respond to active shooter: auditor The auditor said the national police force has mismanaged the purchase, distribution and ongoing maintenance of semi-automatic rifles known as carbin...
18:16, 2019-05-07

Cameron Ortis, RCMP officer accused of disclosing secrets, granted bail Ortis will live with his parents in Abbotsford, B.C., must report to the RCMP once a week and is forbidden from using any device that connects to the...
16:44, 2019-10-22

Is Trudeau’s government keeping its promise to make the RCMP harassment-free? These Mounties say no A retired member of the RCMP wrote an email about issues within the force, addressing his concerns “to any of you that care” and signing off with: “T...
13:20, 2019-10-12

Court rules RCMP not to blame for losses in 2003 Shippagan fishery riot The protest led to the destruction of fishing boats, a fish plant, a warehouse and several hundred traps....
19:52, 2019-11-25

Purism’s Librem 5 phone starts shipping—a fully open GNU/Linux phone The Purism Librem 5, the first attempt at a Linux phone in a long time, is ready to leave the factory. [credit: ...
01:00, 2019-09-27

The Surface Phone is real! Microsoft surprises with a dual-screen Android phone The Microsoft Surface Duo. It's a dual-screen Android phone. [credit: Microsoft ] Which narrative should we go with for this one? The long-rumored Su...
22:00, 2019-10-02

EE phone network crashes as customers complain over lack of phone connection in UK EE customers across the UK were left frustrated this morning as they reported being unable to access the mobile network....
12:44, 2019-05-21

RCMP intel director charged in major case was top adviser to former force head: sources Cameron Ortis is facing seven charges under both the Criminal Code and the Security of Information Act....
20:52, 2019-09-13

Meng Wanzhou lawyers lay out ‘abuse of process’ claims, citing Trump, FBI, CBSA, RCMP Meng Wanzhou's lawyers argue that remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump are "threatening in nature" and that the CBSA and RCMP "unlawfully" detained...
03:48, 2019-08-21

Princess Diana's former butler says he no longer has a cell phone after he was a 'target' of phone hacking alongside Prince Harry John Stillwell - PA Images/ Contributor/Getty Princess Diana's former butler and close confidant Paul Burrell recently filed a lawsuit against the Da...
18:12, 2019-10-30

Justice Department review of Russia probe is now a criminal probe The Justice Department moved its review of the Russia investigation into a criminal probe, a report said Thursday. The criminal investigation into ho...
05:44, 2019-10-25

Liberals table bill to bring CBSA under external review by RCMP’s civilian complaints board The bill tabled Tuesday morning proposed renaming the Civilian Review and Complaints Commission and letting it probe CBSA activities....
18:16, 2019-05-07

Twitter suffers widespread outage Twitter was experiencing an outage Thursday as thousands of users found themselves unable to access the social media platform. ...
22:32, 2019-07-11

Widespread showers and severe storms possible! TUCSON – Scattered to widespread storms expected today and tomorrow and some could be strong to severe. Heavy rainfall is also expected and as ...
15:05, 2019-09-23

Deep learning is about to get easier — and more widespread Some interesting breakthroughs have begun to emerge that could make AI accessible to many more businesses and organizations.Read More...
19:48, 2019-07-28

Some credit cards offer cell phone insurance to cover you for damage — and you could even earn bonus points for paying your phone bill Oscar Wong / Getty Images Cell phones are getting more expensive as they get more powerful, but it's still all too easy to damage them. Luckily, if y...
18:56, 2019-10-16

Widespread showers and isolated severe storms possible! TUCSON – Scattered to widespread storms expected today and tomorrow and some could be strong to severe. Heavy rainfall is also expected and as ...
18:28, 2019-09-23

Contrary to widespread belief, cannabis addiction is possible. Here’s what it’s like Lots of people think cannabis can't be physically addictive. So did two people we talked to — until experience taught them otherwise....
14:32, 2019-08-17

Tool-use became widespread 10,000 years earlier than we thought The discovery of an ancient collection of tools suggests that our ancient ancestors began using stone tools on a regular basis about 2.6 million year...
11:56, 2019-06-04

Ericsson fined $1 billion for widespread corruption The Swedish telecoms giant has agreed to settle a bribery allegation case spanning Asia and the Middle East. US authorities accused Ericsson of bribi...
06:08, 2019-12-07

A chance of widespread rain tomorrow in Tucson TUCSON – Scattered to widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop Monday across Southern Arizona and in the Tucson metro. Str...
10:20, 2019-07-22

Stacey Abrams is fighting voter suppression – but how widespread is it? As of 2018, 10 states – all with Republican-controlled legislatures – have strict voter ID laws in placeThe former lawmaker Stacey Abrams – who energ...
20:32, 2019-08-14

Facebook users around the world report widespread glitches Facebook said Wednesday it is working to resolve issues faced by some users while sending media files on its social media platforms including WhatsAp...
18:52, 2019-07-03

Anger over corruption widespread ahead of Panama election PANAMA CITY (AP) — Anger over brazen corruption and weariness over the political status quo are widespread among the Panamanian electorate ahead of S...
19:32, 2019-05-03

Climate change: Widespread drying of European peatlands Scientists call for urgent action to prevent peatlands drying out and releasing vast stores of carbon....
12:12, 2019-10-22

Spin in psychiatric clinical trial reports is widespread Enlarge / The drugs totally work. We swear. (credit: www.quotecatalog.com) It's not just longform journalism and apoplectic Internet commenters tha...
19:28, 2019-08-09

US prisons accused of widespread 'arbitrary' book bans George Orwell, John Updike and Barack Obama are among the names PEN America says have been illogically withheld from prisoners In one prison in New Y...
17:20, 2019-09-26

Women around the world face widespread abuse during childbirth A study led by the World Health Organization has reported that physical and verbal abuse of women during labor is a worldwide phenomenon. Women who a...
01:48, 2019-11-25

Venezuela: widespread blackouts could be new normal, experts warn Country struggled to restore power after massive blackout on Monday left millions without powerWidespread electricity outages could become the new no...
19:56, 2019-07-23

Widespread Power Failure Affects a Swath of Washington About 39,000 Potomac Electric Power Company customers were without electricity, according to the utility....
22:32, 2019-07-27

Millimeter-wave 5G isn’t for widespread coverage, Verizon admits Enlarge / A Verizon booth at Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles in September 2018. (credit: Verizon) Verizon's early rollout of millimet...
12:16, 2019-05-02

Google Fi will soon connect you to two LTE networks at once Enlarge Google Fi is getting an upgrade today with what Google is calling "Dual Connect" technology—the ability to connect to two of Google Fi's lice...
19:44, 2019-10-22

Planned book by Mark Halperin faces widespread criticism A reported book deal for Mark Halperin, the “Game Change” co-author and political commentator who has faced multiple allegations of sexual harassment...
02:56, 2019-08-19

Contrary to widespread belief, conservatives should support Cadillac Tax repeal The House of Representatives this week will vote on H.R. 748, the Middle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019. It is expected to pass the Hou...
18:12, 2019-07-17

WHO: Global suicide crisis calls for widespread preventive action Ahead of World Mental Health Day — October 10 — the World Health Organization call for better implementation of suicide prevention strategies....
23:36, 2019-09-18

Widespread snow, storms create Thanksgiving travel headaches across U.S. Two winter storms blasted parts of the United States on Wednesday, disrupting travel plans for millions of Americans who typically jam the country's ...
22:12, 2019-11-27

Thousands of endangered animals seized in widespread customs operation The World Customs Organization and Interpol conducted nearly 2,000 seizures in June in a historic joint-operation that helped local authorities round...
20:16, 2019-07-11

'It’s all lies': Tunisia heads to the polls amid widespread disillusionment The economic crisis and security fears have dominated the presidential campaignSeven million Tunisians headed to the polls on Sunday in the country’s...
12:48, 2019-09-15

Amazon's Choice under fire amid widespread fraud in recommendations A group of senators are demanding that Amazon explain how it comes up with its well-known "Amazon Choice" label, a mark of distinction that earns cer...
00:32, 2019-08-14

Valve Changes Steam Sale After Widespread Complaints From Developers And Players After a period of stagnation, Valve has gone back to its well of Steam sale meta games—something users have enjoyed in the past, even though they’re ...
23:48, 2019-06-27

Widespread cyclospora outbreak linked to fresh basil from Mexico: FDA Cyclospora is a microscopic parasite that can cause an intestinal infection called cyclosporiasis. Symptoms typically include diarrhea, loss of appet...
21:52, 2019-07-26

Samsung has seen widespread success since consolidating its midtier Galaxy A series This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Connectivity & Tech subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your...
15:36, 2019-10-09

New Report Reveals Widespread Abuse, Mistreatment of Women During Childbirth (JOHANNESBURG) — A new report says more than one-third of women in four low-income countries in Africa and Asia were slapped, mocked, forcibly ...
14:20, 2019-10-09

Brazil's cocaine trade leaves widespread violence in its wake Forest fires in the Amazon are not the only thing wreaking havoc in Brazil. The country is plagued by violent crime, which is fueled by the internati...
04:00, 2019-08-28

You can connect up to 4 controllers to your PS4 at once — here's how that stacks up to the competition Sony It can be hard to tell how many controllers can connect to a PS4 at a glance, since you can connect controllers wirelessly. While the PS4 can ch...
21:16, 2019-11-14

'Why won't my Mac connect to Wi-Fi?': 7 ways to troubleshoot your Mac's Wi-Fi connection Hollis Johnson/Business Insider If your Mac won't connect to Wi-Fi, or if your connection drops out for seemingly mysterious reasons, there are sever...
14:44, 2019-09-30

How to connect to Wi-Fi on a Windows 10 device in 4 steps Hollis Johnson/Tech Insider You can connect to Wi-Fi on a Windows 10 device in just four simple steps to access the internet. Windows 10 automaticall...
16:44, 2019-11-04

Heavy rain and widespread power outages hit southeast Texas, Louisiana Hailstones the size of golf balls along with fast, heavy rains pelted the Texas' Gulf coast from Houston up into Louisiana, bringing as much as 4 inc...
12:40, 2019-05-10

Hong Kong vows to continue with extradition bill despite widespread protests Riot police ringed Hong Kong's legislature and fought back a hardcore group of several hundred protesters...
15:32, 2019-06-10

Australian firefighters battle widespread blazes, brace for worse conditions Australian firefighters will spend Sunday trying to contain bushfires as authorities warn that widespread fire danger on Tuesday will stretch their a...
01:00, 2019-11-10

Steve Bruce hits back after widespread criticism of Newcastle tactics • Bruce ‘insulted’ after negative analysis of warm-up at Norwich• ‘We have to be better at Spurs – and we will be,’ manager saysSteve Bruce feels “in...
00:00, 2019-08-24

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - as it happened Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 10.39pm BST We’re going to close down this live...
00:56, 2019-08-10

‘Khal Drogo’ Shaving His Beard Has Brought About a Pretty Widespread Freakout As the final season of Game of Thrones gets underway, fans have started to say goodbye to their favorite characters—and so are the actors who p...
17:04, 2019-04-18

Transport strife across England and Wales after widespread power cuts - live Railways, airports and roads affected by outage across large parts of country. Follow the latest news 7.36pm BST Thomas Edward, a consultant at the e...
20:40, 2019-08-09

‘Widespread contamination’: Study finds rivers around globe tainted with antibiotics Researchers studied 14 commonly used antibiotics in rivers in 72 countries and detected antibiotics at 65 per cent of the monitored sites....
01:48, 2019-06-06

Fine Gael TD provokes widespread scorn after claim for swing fall Party blames poor local polls result on ‘hypocrisy’ as Maria Bailey feeds ire with witchhunt claim – and 10km run It was a regular swing, with two ro...
20:16, 2019-05-28

Watch the Oculus Connect 6 keynote live here Today's the day for Facebook's annual Oculus Connect developer event, which generally includes big news on its Oculus hardware and software.Read More...
14:17, 2019-09-25

UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An independent U.N. panel is calling for much greater cooperation to bring digital technology to roughly half the world’s...
03:00, 2019-06-11

'Why won't my PS4 connect to the internet?': 5 ways to fix your system when it won't get online Charnsitr/Shutterstock If your PS4 won't connect to the internet, there are a number of possible causes, from network connectivity to cable or Wi-Fi ...
23:44, 2019-11-13

Jonas Blue wants to 're-connect' with Sam Smith after they worked at same bar With Sam releasing more up-tempo hits, Jonas can definitely see an opportunity to collaborate...
23:36, 2019-09-22

Oculus Connect 6 promises new chapter for VR/AR on September 25-26 The annual developers conference for Oculus devices has official dates for 2019, and could be signaling major announcements.Read More...
15:04, 2019-06-20

Experts: Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets LONDON (AP) — The Associated Press has identified a phantom LinkedIn profile that appears to use an artificially generated face, and experts say its ...
01:24, 2019-06-13

MS-RT Ford Transit Connect offers aggressive looks for £24k News 8 May, 2019 Welsh tuning company MS-RT now offers a styling pack for the Transit Connect van, which adds a new body kit and a revi...
18:48, 2019-05-08

At Oculus Connect, VR Is Still Living in 'the Good Old Days' Facebook is racing toward an AR/VR future, but at this week's developer conference, the company asked for patience....
21:48, 2019-09-26

iOS 13 lets you connect an Xbox One controller to your IPhone — here's how to do it Shutterstock To connect an Xbox One controller to your iPhone, you'll need to have upgraded your phone to iOS 13. You may want to use an Xbox One con...
19:08, 2019-11-20

'Do PS4 controllers work on PS3?': How to connect your PS4 controller to a PS3 in 2 ways George Dolgikh/Shutterstock PlayStation 4 controllers will work with a PlayStation 3 console, and when you use a wired connection, there is no setup ...
22:52, 2019-10-23

Holy tech! Churches try new ways to connect Churches are increasingly using social media and specialist software to help their congregations....
02:12, 2019-10-11

How to connect a wireless mouse to your Mac computer in 2 different ways jannoon028/Shutterstock You can connect a wireless mouse to your Mac in a few different ways, the two most common being via Bluetooth or via a USB do...
22:52, 2019-10-08

How to connect your Mac computer to a TV, and use a TV as a mirrored screen or second monitor Shutterstock If you want to use your Mac computer with a much larger screen, you can connect your Mac to a TV with a cable — or wirelessly, if...
23:56, 2019-07-09

How to connect a Google Home to your TV and stream anything with just your voice Hollis Johnson/Business Insider To connect a Google Home to your TV, you'll need a Google Chromecast device, or a TV with Chromecast built in. Connec...
19:52, 2019-10-21

Washington Post issues lengthy correction to amend story’s ‘widespread errors’ The Washington Post just wrote the mother of all corrections. The newspaper published the 579-word mea culpa on a July 23 article Wednesday — s...
22:16, 2019-08-08

I got kicked out of the Syracuse University protests. It shows how widespread distrust of the media is these days. Maranie Staab/Reuters I went to Syracuse University last week to report on students protesting against the administration's handling of a series of r...
19:00, 2019-11-27

South Western Railway strike timetable: Walkout causes widespread chaos for commuters Thousands of people in the south of England are facing travel chaos this week as a five-day train strike gets under way today....
11:32, 2019-06-18

Opioid doctor's 40-year sentence is stark reminder of widespread overdose epidemic Opioids are often used to treat chronic and acute pain, and when used appropriately can be a solution for patients. But the drugs also come with seri...
20:08, 2019-10-04

N.S. Opposition demands action after investigation finds widespread risk of lead exposure Opposition leaders in Nova Scotia are calling for the government to take swift action to mitigate the risk of lead in well water across the province....
00:32, 2019-11-06

Widespread Target cash register outage causes long lines, exasperated shoppers The roughly two-hour outage periodically prevented Target's cashiers from scanning merchandise or processing transactions as long lines formed in som...
00:24, 2019-06-16

Israel’s decision to block congresswomen Omar and Tlaib draws widespread criticism Top Democrats in Washington, 2020 candidates and even pro-Israel groups condemn decision and urge government to change courseIsrael’s decision on Thu...
02:44, 2019-08-16

California governor calls widespread electricity shutdown to prevent fires 'unacceptable' California Governor Gavin Newsom called a widespread electricity shutdown triggered by a power company to prevent wildfires "unacceptable," saying on...
04:40, 2019-10-11

Global Health: Widespread Testing Begins on Malaria Vaccine That Is Only Partly Effective Despite the vaccine’s drawbacks, the W.H.O. endorsed testing on 360,000 children, in an effort to lower death rates in Africa....
02:48, 2019-04-25

Europe’s first 5G phone is already here, but it’s not the phone we expected The 5G networks are finally here, but they’re more exciting on paper than in real life. That’s because carriers are still rolling out 5G ...
05:32, 2019-05-03

Razer Phone 2 vs Asus ROG Phone Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor, Memory, and Performance | Accessories | Connectivity | Camera | Call quality ...
12:00, 2019-05-02

Backers aim to connect communities on Tennessee River trail FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) — Tourism officials in northwest Alabama say they hope the Tennessee RiverLine project happens soon. The Tennessee RiverLine is a...
21:56, 2019-06-09

Greenpeace director: 'We need to find ways to connect rather than divide us' Greenpeace international director Jennifer Morgan spoke to DW about how climate change is linked to human rights and why the world's poorest countrie...
16:44, 2019-11-29

How to connect your Chromebook to a Wi-Fi network, whether you've joined it before or need to enter it manually Konstantin Savusia/Shutterstock It's easy to connect your Chromebook to Wi-Fi, as long as you know the password of the network you're trying to join ...
19:44, 2019-12-06

Kettlebell Connect – a smart way to train with weights (if you can afford it) The way it swaps between six different weight levels is clever, not least because it’s all done at the touch of a button. But it comes at a heart-pum...
08:20, 2019-05-21

This emotional wildlife documentary series will connect you with nature 'Serengeti', the new wildlife documentary series on BBC Earth (DStv 184) is a departure from any natural history show you've watched before....
10:28, 2019-08-09

‘Depression meals’: How diets connect to mental health Global News asked Twitter users to share their go-to "depression meals," and the response was overwhelming....
23:00, 2019-09-10

How to connect your Apple Watch to a Wi-Fi connection and unlock all of its features REUTERS/Mike Segar Knowing how to connect your Apple Watch to Wi-Fi can unlock a whole host of new features. You can use an Apple Watch without a Wi...
00:04, 2019-07-16

What we learned about blockchain and open banking at FinTech Connect This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Fintech Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox e...
16:16, 2019-12-06

Uber just launched an app to connect temp workers with jobs NBC — Uber was one of the pioneers of the gig economy, but now the company is aiming to help more people find other flexible shift work through...
00:56, 2019-10-04

How to connect a wireless keyboard to a Mac computer in 5 simple steps Kite_rin/Shutterstock You can connect a wireless keyboard to your Mac in the same way that you pair any other Bluetooth device. Many Bluetooth-enable...
16:00, 2019-10-04

North Korea releases own iPhone which can’t even connect to the internet NORTH Korea has released its own version of the iPhone, but the gadget is incapable of connecting to the internet and its made in China....
10:56, 2019-06-28

Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets, experts find LONDON — Katie Jones sure seemed plugged into Washington’s political scene. The 30-something redhead boasted a job at a top think tank and a who’s-wh...
17:20, 2019-06-13

'Peace corridor' opens to connect India and Pakistan It's one of the holiest sites in Sikhism, lain abandoned following bloody partition and claimed by smugglers during the 1980s, but now the Gurdwara D...
05:36, 2019-11-08

How to connect your Mac computer to a Bluetooth speaker for streaming audio Reuters/Robert Galbraith To connect your Mac to a Bluetooth speaker, you need to go into your computer's System Preferences. The Bluetooth speaker th...
00:04, 2019-10-17

Built In raises $22 million to connect job seekers with employers Built In, a Chicago startup fostering tech talent in cities around the country, has raised $22 million in venture capital.Read More...
15:28, 2019-07-16

You May Have Missed the Two Hints That Connect Tyrion to the Cersei Prophecy Warning: The post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. Who will kill Cersei Lannister? The question has weighed heavily on the Game of Thrones̵...
17:04, 2019-04-22

Even Financial raises $25 million to connect banks with channel partners New Yorkp-based financial tech startup Even Financial announced that it's raised $25 million in venture capital to accelerate growth.Read More...
17:56, 2019-09-04

How to connect your Mac to a projector, for giving presentations or creating your own home theater Shutterstock You can connect your Mac computer to a projector for when you're about to give a presentation or just want to hook up a home theater sys...
20:52, 2019-10-21

Teaching artificial intelligence to connect senses like vision and touch In Canadian author Margaret Atwood’s book "Blind Assassins," she says that “touch comes before sight, before speech. It’s the first language and the ...
06:32, 2019-06-17

Oculus Connect 6 dates confirmed: 'A new chapter in VR and AR' will begin this September Oculus announced the dates and location of this year's developer conference - Oculus Connect 6. Calling it a banner year for VR, what secrets lie in ...
11:20, 2019-06-24

Police wear Mexican charro suits to connect with community SALINAS, Calif. (AP) — Some police officers in a largely Latino city in Northern California are reaching out to the community in a new way — wearing ...
18:32, 2019-07-26

They adored ‘The Lion King’ as kids. Will their children connect to the remake? Parents who grew up on the 1994 animated hit wonder what their kids will make of the 2019 verison’s hyper-realistic visuals....
19:48, 2019-07-18

This Unassuming Charger Will Power a Switch, Connect It to a TV, and Charge Other Stuff Too After releasing a simple dongle that finally let the Nintendo Switch connect to wireless headphones, Human Things is back with another product that v...
17:44, 2019-08-08

Canada to connect remote areas through investment in satellite technology The Liberal government's spring budget said low-Earth-orbit satellite capacity would be part of its $1.7-billion vow to help rural and remote areas....
04:12, 2019-07-24

Critic’s Notebook: The Art of Rock: Four Museums Explore How We Connect to Music Shows about Leonard Cohen, instruments, punk graphics and punk sexual energy highlight the bonds between listeners and creators....
23:16, 2019-04-11

Bats Europe and Trax Connect for MiFID II Equities Trade Reporting London, 15 June 2017 – Trax®, a subsidiary of MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. and a leading provider of regulatory reporting, trade matching and capit...
13:28, 2019-05-01

Telemedicine startup CirrusMD raises $15 million to connect patients with doctors CirrusMD, a Denver, Colorado-based 'chat-first' virtual care provider, has raised $15 million in venture capital, it announced.Read More...
14:48, 2019-05-02

How to change the name of your iPhone's personal hotspot to make it easier to connect your computer Kārlis Dambrāns/Flickr To change the hotspot network name on your iPhone, you'll need to change the name of the iPhone itself. Changing the hotspot's...
20:16, 2019-10-14

Homee raises $15 million to connect property owners with service providers Homee, a three-year-old startup developing a platform that matches service providers with jobs, has raised $15 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:24, 2019-08-27

Louie Anderson on Baskets' fourth season, and why so many fans connect with Christine The fourth season of FX’s mild-mannered comedy Baskets is underway, with the Baskets family all trying for some semblance of stability. We sat down w...
23:52, 2019-07-11

Oculus Connect time machine: How well has Michael Abrash predicted VR’s future? With Oculus Connect coming September 25, we take a look at Facebook scientist Mike Abrash's past predictions for virtual reality.Read More...
13:16, 2019-09-21

Celigo raises $20 million for tools that connect enterprise apps and services San Francisco-based integration platform-as-a-service company Celigo announced that it has raised $20 million in venture capital.Read More...
16:52, 2019-10-07

How to connect a Zagg keyboard to your iPad using Bluetooth, for improved typing and support Simon Lees/Tap Magazine via Getty Images It's easy to connect a Zagg keyboard to your iPad for a better typing experience. Zagg offers a range of k...
19:56, 2019-09-27

Broncos' Vic Fangio struggling to connect with players and coaches in first season in Denver Fangio has let his frustration be known to offensive assistants as Denver endures another losing season...
14:24, 2019-11-17

Amazon, SpaceX space race could connect the entire world to the internet It’s a 21st-century space race: Amazon, SpaceX and others are competing to get into orbit and provide internet to the Earth’s most remote places....
22:08, 2019-09-24

On their epic journeys, migratory birds connect nations and inspire people, UN says on World Day Highlighting the challenges migratory birds face in their epic journeys, senior United Nations officials have called on the global community to join ...
16:36, 2019-04-09

How to connect a PC to your TV wirelessly in 3 different ways, to watch movies, browse the internet, or stream games Google If you own the right equipment, connecting a PC to a TV wirelessly is a simple process. However, if you have an older TV that doesn't have a...
20:32, 2019-09-27

Back At It Again: Conspiracy Theorist-in-Chief Attempts to Connect Epstein Death to Clintons The Leader of the (allegedly) Free World is once again circulating baseless conspiracy theories—this time concerning the suicide death of disgraced f...
19:24, 2019-08-11

Steam DOWN: Gaming store offline, Server Status as thousands struggled to connect STEAM game store appears to be down for some players tonight across the world. Here's everything we know....
02:08, 2019-06-12

A giant elevator could connect Earth to space using current technology, experts say — here's how that might work NASA/MSFC A space elevator on Earth or the moon could make space travel and cargo transport easier, cheaper, and more sustainable. Companies in China...
16:04, 2019-10-06

LendingClub plans to connect institutional investors to borrowers with its new digital marketplace platform LCX This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Banking subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each ...
18:00, 2019-10-14

Facebook opens Playground to connect with Israeli startups, developers, and local communities Facebook has opened a new hub for startups in Israel as the company seeks to build connections and foster innovation in the region.Read More...
17:20, 2019-08-14

Original ‘Psychic Kids’ say they ‘enjoy skeptics,’ want to connect with families dealing with the paranormal Peri Zarrella and Ryan Michaels believe there are some kids out there who really can see dead people....
12:00, 2019-08-25

GoTenna raises $24 million to help people connect off-grid via mobile mesh networks Mobile mesh networking platform GoTenna has raised $24 million in a mix of equity and debt funding led by Peter Thiel's Founders Fund.Read More...
16:32, 2019-06-18

UK weather forecast: Brits brace for freezing Bank Holiday weekend as mercury to plunge to -4C bringing widespread frost and hail Brits are braced for a wintry Bank Holiday weekend with temperatures set to plummet to -4C....
11:52, 2019-05-04

Michael Bloomberg’s late entry into the 2020 race is based on a widespread fear among Democrats that Joe Biden’s campaign is in a ‘dire’ place Richard Drew/AP Images Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's expected entrance into the 2020 race is a clear sign that the billionaire thinks for...
15:08, 2019-11-09

China claims all Uighur Muslims have happily 'graduated' from its oppressive prison camp system, despite widespread reports that at least 1 million are detained Kevin Frayer/Getty Images China has imprisoned at least 1 million Uighur Muslims in prison-like detention camps in the western Xinjiang region, accor...
13:20, 2019-12-09

How to set up a Venmo account, connect it to your bank, and sync your contacts to easily send or receive money Shutterstock You can set up a Venmo account in just a few steps using an email address, phone number, or Facebook account. After you sign up, you'll ...
15:24, 2019-11-13

A social network for cancer patients is helping them connect without fear of friends pitying them for their diagnosis War on Cancer War on Cancer is the social network for anyone affected by cancer — including people who have been diagnosed, their family, and t...
17:56, 2019-11-19

Microsoft is adding automation to its Power Platform tool that helps apps connect to one another (MSFT) Getty Images Microsoft is introducing automation into its Power Platform tool that helps businesses do data analytics, app development, and app conne...
15:16, 2019-11-04

Look: Maryland phone makes bird calls, not phone calls A payphone attracting attention at the side of a Maryland road doesn't make outgoing calls -- but it does make bird calls....
19:32, 2019-08-16

This tiny $55 device sold in Apple stores lets you easily connect your AirPods to in-flight movies on an airplane Apple A bluetooth transmitter is an easy way to connect wireless headphones to an audio jack, like on a plane. Starting today, Twelve South's AirFly ...
17:16, 2019-11-14

Boris Johnson says widespread flooding is 'not a national emergency' Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said widespread flooding across the UK is "not looking like something we need to escalate to the level of a national...
22:44, 2019-11-08

The Jonas Brothers connect Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift and more young Hollywood relationships in new viral Twitter thread A Twitter user connected Nick Jonas and Joe Jonas to all of young Hollywood via their famous ex-girlfriends...
22:08, 2019-10-21

Iran earthquake: At least 5 killed and 120 injured as powerful 5.9 magnitude tremor as officials warn of 'widespread disaster' At least five people have been killed and 120 more were injured as a powerful earthquake struck north-western Iran....
06:04, 2019-11-08

Iran earthquake: At least 5 killed and 300 injured as powerful 5.9 magnitude tremor as officials warn of 'widespread disaster' At least five people have been killed and 300 more were injured as a powerful earthquake struck north-western Iran....
07:48, 2019-11-08

Sentencing set for Alabama man in $2M scam OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to federal charges in a $2 million scam that sucked in an Alabama town is due in state court to face ad...
07:56, 2019-05-28

A 3-year-long Newsday investigation found Long Island real estate agents' widespread unequal treatment against Hispanic, Asian, and black homebuyers Newsday A three-year-long Newsday investigation published Sunday found Long Island real estate agents' widespread unequal treatment against Hispanic,...
23:40, 2019-11-17

How to connect your Roku device to Google Assistant to control your Roku with voice commands Roku You can connect Roku to Google Assistant to control your Roku device with voice commands. You'll need to add your Roku media player using the Go...
19:52, 2019-12-03

Microsoft Graph data connect and Microsoft Search hit general availability At its Build 2019 developer conference, Microsoft announced the general availability of Microsoft Search and Microsoft Graph data connect.Read More...
20:12, 2019-05-06

How to connect Alexa to a Roku device, so you can control your Roku with voice commands Shutterstock You can connect Alexa to Roku if you have a compatible Amazon device, so you can easily control Roku with voice commands. When you conne...
16:48, 2019-12-06

N4T Investigators: BBB warning about new twist on old scam TUCSON – Daniela Montoya was a perfect target for online scammers. “Honestly, I was desperate for a car so I didn’t look much into it, she told...
07:12, 2019-10-08

Growing scam uses law enforcement as bait TUCSON – Carson Noel says he’s received at least 30 of the phone calls. Each one, incredibly believable. “It’s a really well ...
07:16, 2019-05-22

Men accused of $1m fake iPhone scam Two Chinese men studying at an American university are accused of submitting fraudulent repair claims....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Beware the Gift Card Scam Scammers are calling or emailing people, often seniors, under a variety of pretenses—grandchildren, tech support, tax collectors, etc.—that culminate...
15:40, 2019-11-19

Celebrity homes 'burgled in $500,000 scam' Stars including singers Usher and Adam Lambert were targeted in a burglary scam in Los Angeles, according to prosecutors in the US....
14:16, 2019-08-23

More than 60% of Americans say they’ve been a victim of an online scam Just one in 10 Americans have NOT been a victim of a fraud, scam, data breach, identity theft or social media hacking, according to new research....
19:56, 2019-12-06

'I lost £4,000 in a call centre scam' Indian police have shut two call centres and arrest seven people suspected of involvement in the scam....
06:08, 2019-10-21

My security software was a scam that cost me £4,000 Doug Varey was offered security software which turned out to be a frightening and costly scam....
08:48, 2019-10-21

How to Identify Scam Listings on Airbnb On a recent Reddit thread, u/brunoflourenco shared their experience with an Airbnb listing in London—which turned out to be a fake. “We get there, kn...
19:44, 2019-08-23

Don’t fall for the ‘one ring’ robocall scam: FCC Don’t call back phone numbers that ring once and hang up, the Federal Communications Commission has warned. People throughout the US have been ...
17:48, 2019-05-07

Win dinner with me, Trump teases – but is it just another scam? Doubt cast on whether fundraising contests produce real winners, fueling speculation Trump is swindling the public againA series of contests for dono...
09:36, 2019-11-08

Prosecutors release photos LA dad used to scam USC Prosecutors have released the fake photos a Los Angeles dad used to scam his son’s way into the University of Southern California as an international...
04:08, 2019-09-27

Trump lashes out at impeachment 'scam' Donald Trump has warned the "country is at stake like never before" as his impeachment process heats up. Top Democrat Nancy Pelosi says public opinio...
06:20, 2019-09-29

Scam victims to be refunded by banks With fraud victims losing huge sums, a new code will offer more protection - but not all banks are signed up....
12:32, 2019-05-28

'Do Chromebooks have Bluetooth?': Most Chromebooks do — here's how to connect your device in 4 simple steps Konstantin Savusia/Shutterstock Not all Chromebooks have Bluetooth capabilities, but most do for accessories like keyboards, speakers, and headphones...
21:48, 2019-11-14

'Why won't my iPhone connect to Bluetooth?': How to fix your Bluetooth connection in 6 ways Shutterstock If your iPhone won't connect to Bluetooth, there are a number of ways to fix it. You should first make sure Bluetooth is turned on and t...
21:24, 2019-10-23

How to connect a Xbox One controller to your Xbox One console, with or without a USB cable William Antonelli/Business Insider You can connect a wireless Xbox One controller to your console by pressing the sync button on your controller and ...
20:56, 2019-10-08

'Hustler': How a Scam Artist Became a Diligent Go-Getter From the late 1600s to the hit movie with Jennifer Lopez, the hard-working term has straddled the border between legality and illegality...
04:28, 2019-09-21

Retired TPD detective warns people about scam TUCSON – A retired Tucson Police Detective received a phone call from a scammer on Tuesday. The number was 520 355-6342.  He said a man on the ...
04:12, 2019-05-24

Europol: 6 arrested in UK, Netherlands in Bitcoin scam THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The European Union’s police agency says authorities in the Netherlands and Britain have arrested six people suspe...
19:28, 2019-06-25

Judgment day for Huffman, facing possible prison for scam Actress Felicity Huffman is returning to court to be sentenced for her role in a sweeping college admissions bribery scandal...
07:12, 2019-09-13

‘I was stupid’: Huffman gets 14 days in college scam “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the colle...
01:08, 2019-09-14

Beware of firefighter fundraising scam calls A fraud warning has been issued from the Professional Firefighters Of Arizona. The organization said telephone solicitors, pretending to work for a ...
16:40, 2019-05-16

Facebook scam-busting service goes live New tools to fight online scams are launched after a legal action by TV personality Martin Lewis....
02:20, 2019-07-16

Conman used £100,000 jewels scam to pay for son's bar mitzvah A conman bankrolled his son's £44,000 bar mitzvah celebrations with the profits of a Rolex watch and jewellery scam....
13:12, 2019-05-01

NYPD cop charged with trying to cash in on $1.5M car-loan scam An NYPD cop was busted Tuesday in a $1.5 million car-loan scam, authorities said. Officer Eduardo Rodriguez, 41, was taken into custody after taking ...
01:44, 2019-07-03

Death threats for cryptocurrency 'scam' whistleblower Jen McAdam, from Glasgow, was threatened after speaking out about the OneCoin cryptocurrency....
11:20, 2019-10-15

'I lost £4,000 in a hand grenade hacker scam' Indian police have shut two call centres and arrest seven people suspected of involvement in the scam....
09:44, 2019-10-21

Beware: This new robocall scam could cost you big time It seems that robocallers have have begun to evolve a bit, as media coverage brings increased scrutiny and potential regulatory action in response to...
03:04, 2019-05-08

Suspicious emailer wages $10K ‘virus’ scam The next time you are tempted to open a suspicious email from someone you don’t know, remember the horror story I am about to tell you. A simple mist...
05:20, 2019-10-17

Man in $400K GofundMe scam indicted on six charges The New Jersey man who allegedly conspired with his girlfriend and a homeless veteran to scam GoFundMe donors out of hundreds of thousands of dollars...
07:08, 2019-05-09

4 chilling lessons from a tech hotline scam Some people think they’re immune to cybercriminals. “I’m not even on their radar,” they think. “What are the chances that I’ll get targeted? It’s not...
13:12, 2019-06-29

Mzansi Magic warns against 'Please Step In' scam Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) has warned viewers that the contact number for their show 'Please Step In' has been hacked and compromised....
13:44, 2019-09-19

BBB Officials Warn Of “One Ring” Telephone Scam (LEX 18) – The Better Business Bureau is warning residents to beware of the  “one ring” telephone scam. FCC officials say that calling back to ...
20:40, 2019-05-07

The US is scrambling to invest more in Asia to counter China's 'Belt and Road' mega-project. Here's what China's plan to connect the world through infrastructure is like. Reuters The Belt and Road Initiative is one of China's most ambitious projects. It involves partnering with dozens of countries around the world thro...
16:48, 2019-11-09

Jury convicts man who took part in $38M Medicare and Medicaid scam A federal jury has handed up a guilty verdict for the man who prosecutors called the “architect” of a massive health care fraud that bilked $38 milli...
03:56, 2019-11-16

I've always thought travel insurance was a scam — but it saved me $124 my first time using it Amtrak/SmarterTravel.com I can't even begin to count the number of times I've declined travel insurance when booking plane tickets. But when it came ...
19:24, 2019-11-09

Former accountant to plead guilty in college admissions scam BOSTON (AP) — An accountant who worked for the consultant at the center of the college admissions bribery scheme has agreed to plead guilty in the sw...
01:16, 2019-06-01

Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in college scam Actress Felicity Huffman has agreed to plead guilty in the college admissions cheating scandal....
21:04, 2019-04-11

OneCoin lawyer found guilty in 'crypto-scam' A US jury has found that Mark Scott illegally routed approximately $400m (£310m) out of the US....
23:40, 2019-11-21

Facebook launches UK reporting tool to clamp down on scam ads Social media firm to investigate users’ complaints and take down violating postsFresh efforts to tackle scam adverts across Facebook are being introd...
09:20, 2019-07-16

Another parent charged in college admission bribery scam BOSTON (AP) — A California man has become the 51st person charged with taking part in the sweeping college admissions bribery scheme. Federal prosecu...
19:52, 2019-06-28

Take a clandestine look at the inner workings of a robocall scam center in action If you are a human with a phone number, you’ve either received a scam robocall before or are probably getting one right this very second. While most ...
00:00, 2019-05-08

Man indicted in gas money scam involving homeless veteran MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — Prosecutors say a New Jersey man has been indicted on charges stemming from his role in fabricating a feel-good story about ...
23:20, 2019-05-08

The first Hustlers trailer is here to show off its best dance moves and scam these men As far are true stories go, the tale of Rosie Keo and her former co-workers has to be one of the more outrageous workplace narratives you may ever he...
17:20, 2019-07-17

A mailman weighs in on identity theft scam using USPS Dear John: I am a mailman in Wichita, Kansas. Regarding the recent letter about identity theft, it happens that the US Postal Service does send out a...
06:32, 2019-12-01

Trump wants whistleblower identified, calls impeachment a ‘scam’ President Trump on Sunday ripped the impeachment inquiry being conducted by House Democrats as a “scam” and called on the whistleblower w...
20:40, 2019-11-03

Consumers see funds disappear in Zelle account scam Chrysanthi Rausch was taking a nap on her couch two months ago when she got a call from a number she didn’t recognize. On the other end of the ...
01:48, 2019-06-18

Wells Fargo to pay at least $385 million to settle scam allegations Wells Fargo agreed to pay at least $385 million to settle a class-action lawsuit that it allegedly scammed millions of auto-loan customers into buyin...
22:08, 2019-06-07

Ex-Marine sentenced to 4 years in prison over charity scam A Florida man who promised to send military families to Disney World is now on a trip of his own — a four-year jaunt to federal prison. John Sh...
23:40, 2019-08-06

Huffman gets 14 days behind bars in college admissions scam “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the colle...
22:44, 2019-09-13

Usher and Adam Lambert among stars 'burgled in $500,000 scam' Stars including singers Usher and Adam Lambert were targeted in a burglary scam in Los Angeles, according to prosecutors in the US....
13:04, 2019-08-23

Feds still struggling to target international scam callers Authorities on Monday dealt a blow to the scam-phone-call industry by busting three alleged perpetrators in New York, but they’re facing an uphill ba...
05:08, 2019-08-27

Man pleads guilty in $30M mail scam targeting elderly CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty in a direct-mail scam that stole more than $30 million from the elderly and others by pr...
19:40, 2019-05-15

Obiang supercars in fraud scam set to fetch millions Swiss authorities confiscated 25 luxury cars from the playboy son of Equatorial Guinea's president in 2016. They will be auctioned on Sunday to pay f...
18:36, 2019-09-28

Financial scam victims have higher risk of Alzheimer's (Reuters Health) - Older adults who are victims of financial scams may be more likely to develop dementia and Alzheimer's disease than elderly people...
00:24, 2019-04-16

Trump's Attack on Ilhan Omar is His Latest 9/11 Scam Donald Trump's attacks on Rep. Ilhan Omar are part of a long, cynical history of him trying to take advantage of the attacks on 9/11....
20:36, 2019-04-13

Blooming fakes: Amsterdam tourists hit by tulip scam Millions of visitors duped at floating market as only 1% of bulbs bloom, inquiry showsTourists are being ripped off at Amsterdam’s famous flower mark...
14:28, 2019-10-15

Feds break up $1.2B Medicare orthopedic brace scam The Justice Department announced charges against 24 people across the U.S., including doctors accused of writing bogus prescriptions....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Suze Orman and the Scam of the Personal Finance Industry Suze Orman’s rant against coffee is the latest in cable-news advice that puts the blame of an increasingly unequal financial system on individuals....
16:16, 2019-06-13

New York men busted in $2.3M call center scam: feds Three men were busted in New York Monday for helping run a scheme where scammers at an Indian call center impersonated US government officials to fle...
01:40, 2019-08-27

Loughlin, Giannulli plead not guilty in college scam Actress Lori Loughlin, her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents are pleading not guilty in the college admissions b...
16:56, 2019-04-15

Social media used by fraudsters to advertise benefit scam Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat pages are plugging a scam, which can leave victims owing hundreds....
09:52, 2019-07-12

3 more parents plead guilty in college admissions scam BOSTON (AP) — A married couple and a California businessman are the latest parents to plead guilty in the sweeping college admissions scam. Gregory a...
23:16, 2019-05-22

Couple falls victim to Airbnb scam in Belfast Simone and Alice Cardillo arrived at their accommodation to find it was empty and for sale....
10:04, 2019-11-27

Get a call from the Social Security Administration? It could be an imposter scam _____ Con artists tell lies — it’s how they make a living. Calling people and pretending to be with a government agency — IRS, Social Security, ICE, ...
19:00, 2019-07-14

Towie star denies fraud over '£3m diamond scam' The Only Way Is Essex star Lewis Bloor has denied dishonestly marketing diamonds in a £3m scam....
14:52, 2019-09-19

Talbot Green pharmacist jailed for £76k prescription scam Michael Lloyd prescribed cheaper forms of medication but billed the NHS for more expensive drugs, a court hears....
18:28, 2019-10-22

Former Queens teacher behind $71M ticket scam gets 2 years in prison A ponzi-schemer who admitted to looting over $70 million from clients in an attempt to keep his ticket-selling business afloat was spared major priso...
20:48, 2019-09-06

Loughlin, husband and 14 parents face new charge in scam Actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, have been hit with a new charge in the sweeping college admissions bribery...
20:08, 2019-04-09

Official linked to Olympic ticket scam set to be IOC member LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has nominated Greek official Spyros Capralos as a member, seven years after he was linked to black market ticket...
20:16, 2019-05-22

Throw the college admissions scam bribers in the gulag I purposely haven’t written yet about the college cheating scheme that landed actresses Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and a bunch of others in hot ...
05:12, 2019-05-30

'Why won't my iPad connect to Wi-Fi?': How to fix your iPad's Wi-Fi connection in 4 different ways Shutterstock When your iPad won't connect to Wi-Fi, there is often a simple fix. Check and reset your Wi-Fi router and modem first when your iPad wo...
14:28, 2019-08-16

Couple claims their ‘abandoned child’ is actually a scam artist with dwarfism A couple from Indiana is accused of ditching their adopted 10-year-old daughter and moving to Canada — but they claim the girl is actually an a...
02:44, 2019-09-24

Big-shot lawyer pleads guilty in college admissions scam A big-shot Big Apple lawyer on Tuesday admitted to paying $75,000 to doctor his daughter’s ACT exam as part of the nationwide college admission...
00:04, 2019-05-22

College admissions scam mastermind was an ‘aggressive’ basketball coach The mastermind behind the sweeping college admissions scandal was also once an “aggressive” youth basketball coach who ran grueling, four-hour practi...
18:52, 2019-05-17

Student whose family paid $6.5M in scam says ‘hard work’ got her into Stanford A newly unearthed video appears to show the Chinese student whose family allegedly paid a fixer $6.5 million to get her into Stanford bragging that s...
01:12, 2019-05-03

South Korean execs jailed for Russian shipwreck scam Three executives from a South Korean company have been jailed for lying that they found a long-lost sunken Russian warship filled with $133 billion w...
22:16, 2019-05-02

Genetic-testing scam targets seniors and rips off Medicare The 86-year-old woman in rural Utah doesn’t usually answer solicitations from strangers, she said, but the young couple who knocked on her front door...
19:28, 2019-08-01

Smartphone users warned about a scam that can steal data and passwords Although smartphone manufacturers have been putting larger batteries into their phones, today's handsets also require more juice to get through the a...
19:00, 2019-11-18

UES dad ensnared in college-admissions scam breaks silence to Post An Upper East Side dad has become the first parent involved in the college-admissions scandal to break his silence — griping to The Post that he shou...
23:40, 2019-10-27

Crackdown targets robocallers that made 1 billion scam calls Federal authorities announced a major crackdown on dozens of robocallers responsible for about 1 billion robocalls....
16:16, 2019-06-26

College admissions scam ringleader tried to recruit 7 Stanford coaches The ringleader of the college-admissions scandal, William “Rick” Singer, tried to recruit seven Stanford coaches over a 10-year period, t...
04:12, 2019-12-04

Biohackers fell for a company selling hydrogen water, but many now say it's all a big scam Trusii's hydrogen water machines were supposed to help users with their health problems, but customers claim the company is running a giant scam...
17:56, 2019-09-14

The blockbuster that wasn't: inside an alleged $14m scam to make the next Netflix hit A California man was charged with fraud after securing millions in funding – and using most of the money on himself, prosecutors sayOn paper, Legends...
08:12, 2019-09-27

GoFundMe scam mastermind pleads guilty, gets 5 years in jail The New Jersey man who masterminded a plot to scam GoFundMe donors with a hoax story about his ex-girlfriend helping a homeless man pleaded guilty Fr...
06:40, 2019-12-07

Polish court says founders of financial scam guilty of fraud WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish court says the two founders of a notorious pyramid scheme are guilty of fraud for cheating thousands of people out of ...
11:44, 2019-05-20

Siblings sentenced for elaborate Swiss-bank inheritance scam Four of investor Harry Seggerman’s six children had a choice when he died in 2001 with more than $12 million illegally stashed in Swiss bank accounts...
02:32, 2019-06-27

FCC warns about 'one ring' robocall scam: Do not call numbers back Don't call back phone numbers that ring once and hang up, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has warned....
23:44, 2019-05-06

Indiana woman sentenced to probation in fake cancer scam MARION, Ind. (AP) — A northeastern Indiana woman who authorities say lied to friends and family about having cancer has been sentenced to two years o...
17:32, 2019-06-07

College admissions scam prosecutor benefited from his own life of privilege A prosecutor in the Varsity Blues case could soon be schooled in irony. Adam Schleifer, who helped prosecute Felicity Huffman and other boldfacers fo...
02:32, 2019-12-08

Meet the posh billionaire family entangled in admissions scam The Chinese Stanford student whose parents paid $6.5 million to a crooked college fixer for securing her spot at the top school comes from a family o...
23:36, 2019-05-03

Trump says Republicans ‘absolutely killing it’ at ‘scam’ impeachment hearing President Trump on Tuesday applauded Republicans for a job well done and tweeted a video slamming the whistleblower’s lawyer as Day 3 of impeac...
20:40, 2019-11-19

OPP issue warning after flood-relief scam reported in Huntsville OPP has received reports of people going door-to-door in the Huntsville area collecting money for food relief as a scam....
19:28, 2019-05-02

Felicity Huffman To Plead Guilty In College Admissions Scam BOSTON (AP) — Actress Felicity Huffman is set to plead guilty to participating in the sweeping college admissions bribery scheme. The “Desperat...
15:08, 2019-05-13

iPhone users, beware: 1,370 scam apps might’ve just been uncovered in the App Store Policing a mobile applications marketplace is no easy feat when you’re a tech giant the size of Google or Apple, both of which are constantly f...
22:44, 2019-10-03

Scam robocalls are even fooling hospitals. Here’s how Congress can make that can stop Your heart races as your cellphone on the bedside table comes alive and wakes you in the middle of the night. Through blurry eyes, you see the number...
12:24, 2019-08-07

College student sentenced to 3 years in prison for iPhone scam PORTLAND, Ore. — A Chinese man has been sentenced to three years and one month in federal prison for trafficking fake and altered Apple iPhones. The ...
03:44, 2019-10-23

How a Mormon housewife sold America the big speed-reading scam “There’s no way to dramatically increase reading speed without a decrease in comprehension,” a psychologist told The Post. “Whoever claims to be a sp...
19:32, 2019-09-21

Felicity Huffman to plead guilty in college admissions scam on May 13 Actress Felicity Huffman will plead guilty on May 13 to charges that she took part in a sweeping college admissions cheating scam....
16:32, 2019-04-29

Noel Edmonds reaches compensation deal with Lloyds over scam The TV star's former business was destroyed in a multi-million pound banking scam a decade ago....
13:28, 2019-07-27

Lori Loughlin among those facing new charges in U.S. college admissions scam Actress Lori Loughlin is facing a new bribery charge after federal prosecutors on Tuesday said they brought additional charges against 18 wealthy par...
22:48, 2019-10-22

Tricky Scam Plants Phishing Links in Your Google Calendar Scammers are taking advantage of default calendar settings to try to trick users into clicking malicious links....
13:52, 2019-06-17

Alleged GoFundMe scam ringleader rejects plea deal MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. — A man charged with scamming GoFundMe donors out of more than $400,000 with a fake feel-good story about a homeless veteran has pl...
08:16, 2019-05-29

'Bait-and-switch scam': AT&T fined $60m over data throttling allegations FTC alleged AT&T reduced speeds if customers used too muchWorld’s largest telecoms firm had revenues of $170bn last yearAT&T, the world’s largest tel...
22:24, 2019-11-05

Texan pleads guilty over scam PACs for 2016 candidates AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Texas man has pleaded guilty to creating fake political action committees in 2016 supporting Donald Tr...
01:28, 2019-05-10

Ex-Yeshiva leader sentenced to two years for $3.2M school-lunch scam Elozer Porges, 46, pleaded guilty to wire fraud for submitting phony documents to the feds from 2013 to 2016 stating that the school was feeding the ...
00:00, 2019-10-26

Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college admissions scam Felicity Huffman has apologized and said her daughter was unaware of her actions. Prosecutors said they would recommend four months in prison....
22:04, 2019-05-13

The Latest: Huffman arrives to plead guilty in college scam BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the plea of actress Felicity Huffman in the college admissions bribery scheme (all times local): 1:10 p.m. “Despera...
19:28, 2019-05-13

Brooklyn man admits to kidnapping accomplice in driver’s license scam Mukumov, 27, pleaded guilty to kidnapping conspiracy and could face up to life in prison for the offense when he returns to court on March 8, 2020 fo...
03:12, 2019-11-27

Nigerian criminal made $1 million from prison in international scam A Nigerian inmate masterminded an international scam behind the bars of a maximum-security prison — raking in $1 million while in custody, acco...
18:36, 2019-11-20

‘Psychic’ Florida woman sentenced after $1.6M scam to remove curse Sherry Uwanawich maintained a friendship with her victim for seven years before coming clean about the fraud....
22:20, 2019-09-11

Conviction upheld for trader who bragged scam was like ‘f–king Christmas’ Christmas just got cancelled for Mark Johnson. A New York appeals court on Thursday upheld a conviction against the ex-HSBC currency trader, who was ...
23:32, 2019-09-12

Gavin And Stacey reboot: Cast thought Corden's call was a scam The moment James Corden and Ruth Jones got the green light for the Gavin And Stacey Christmas Special, they couldn’t wait to call the cast R...
08:48, 2019-12-03

High-profile Wall Streeters hit by ‘Ponzi-like’ wine scam: lawsuit A New York business consultant known for throwing lavish wine parties at five-star eateries like Daniel has bilked a cadre of Wall Street bigwigs out...
17:00, 2019-09-05

Farmer kills himself to avoid prison for massive organic food scam A farmer who masterminded a $142 million organic-food scam — and spent his ill-gotten gains on escorts and gambling in Las Vegas — killed himself aft...
00:44, 2019-08-22

Ocasio-Cortez slammed for calling the Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ Republicans have ripped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for calling the Electoral College a racist “scam” that favors mostly white and rural states at ...
22:00, 2019-08-22

Feds make arrests in multimillion-dollar fake concert scam Four men — including one with a history of fraud schemes and an ex-con on parole — were busted Wednesday in a multimillion-dollar plot to...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Couple accused of faking baby’s birth, death in charity scam FRIEDENS, Pa. — A Pennsylvania couple is accused of faking the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends...
14:12, 2019-08-16

Martin Bashir: I thought call from Celebrity X Factor producers was a scam Veteran journalist Martin Bashir admitted that he initially thought he was "being set up" when he received a phone call from The X Factor: Celebrity ...
01:12, 2019-10-11

Lori Loughlin pleads not guilty in her first response to the college admissions scam Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli requested the court enter a plea of not guilty to each charge against them in the college adm...
17:28, 2019-04-15

Scamming the scammers—How I sniffed out and fought a cash-hungry employment scam Enlarge / Maybe this is the "Mark Taylor" I seek... (credit: Getty Images | vladru) After a layoff dumped me into the job market for the first time...
15:08, 2019-06-02

Catfish capitals? Alaska tops the states where your online romance may be a scam Your online romancer might be a catfisher with a fake profile. These are the states where you are most likely to fall for a scammer.   ...
02:08, 2019-06-14

Actress Felicity Huffman to plead guilty to U.S. college cheating scam Actress Felicity Huffman is due to plead guilty on Monday to paying to have someone cheat on her daughter's behalf on a college entrance exam, part o...
14:56, 2019-05-13

Gavin And Stacey reboot: Cast thought Corden's call was a 'scam' The moment James Corden and Ruth Jones got the green light for the Gavin And Stacey Christmas Special, they couldn’t wait to call the cast R...
06:44, 2019-12-03

Dozens of NYC ice cream trucks seized over multimillion-dollar ticket scam Freeze! More than 40 ice cream trucks were seized by the city Sheriff’s Office in Long Island City Wednesday over a sprawling, multimillion-dol...
19:20, 2019-06-05

South Koreans jailed over ‘treasure-laden’ Russian shipwreck scam A court in South Korea has sentenced several business executives to prison after they tricked investors out of millions of dollars in a fraud involvi...
16:52, 2019-05-01

Cannabis has great medical potential. But don’t fall for the CBD scam | Mike Power The UK market for cannabidiol (CBD), a compound of cannabis, will soon be worth £1bn. But consumers are being connedRoll up, roll up, ladies and gent...
11:52, 2019-07-01

Homeless and poor people recruited to fake slipping in alleged $31M scam Three men recruited poor and homeless people to stage phony slip-and-fall accidents in front of businesses around the city to cheat the companies and...
02:32, 2019-05-29

Felicity Huffman to formally plead guilty in college admissions scam Felicity Huffman will formally enter a guilty plea for her role in the college admissions scam on Monday....
15:16, 2019-05-13

Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison time in college bribery scam BOSTON — A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time for agreeing to help students get into the elite university as recruited athlete...
23:04, 2019-06-12

Streaming service scam? Indictments handed down in alleged downloading operation A federal grand jury in Virginia indicted eight men Tuesday on charges of conspiring to violate federal criminal copyright law by running an illegal ...
14:16, 2019-08-28

College admissions scam mastermind reportedly told clients to lie about ethnicity Crooked college consultant William “Rick” Singer reportedly advised some of his rich white clients to pretend their kids were “minorities...
05:00, 2019-05-19

Apparent drug sale scam leads to 2 deaths in Mexico City MEXICO CITY (AP) — An apparent dispute over a fake drug sale led to the death of two men in the tony Mexico City neighborhood of Condesa. The men wer...
18:24, 2019-05-15

Ex-Tower Hamlets councillor Muhammad Harun jailed over £125,000 housing scam A former London councillor has been jailed for 16 months for a housing scam that cost the local authority £125,000....
16:04, 2019-11-18

Blunt-smoking ‘rapper’ busted for assaulting college admissions scam dad The blunt-smoking wannabe rapper who defended his wealthy parents when they were exposed in the wide-ranging college admissions bribery scandal was b...
03:32, 2019-05-24

Alleged ringleader in $400K GoFundMe scam now facing federal charges CAMDEN, N.J. — A man already charged in state court with scamming donors out of more than $400,000 with a fake feel-good story about a homeless veter...
07:28, 2019-10-04

Big shot lawyer convicted in college admissions scam has license suspended An appeals court in New York ruled that Gordon Caplan committed a "serious crime" when he paid admitted college fixer William "Rick" Singer $75,000 t...
19:44, 2019-11-07

Chainlink cryptocurrency trading shows signs of pump-and-dump scam The trading pattern of Chainlink's Link cryptocurrency suggests a suspicious "pump-and-dump" scam, or an attempt to manipulate pricing.Read More...
00:56, 2019-09-11

Fraud gang who used £10m online scam to pay for luxury lifestyle jailed for 43 years Fraudsters who duped victims out of £10 million to bankroll lavish lifestyles, including a shoe collection "to rival Imelda Marcos", have been jailed...
13:28, 2019-05-09

What is Uber? Forget the sharing economy – it's just a libertarian scam | Dominic Rushe There are plenty of reasons why Uber’s much-hyped share sale might fail – and many more why that could be a good thingSerf, noun: a laborer bound und...
12:48, 2019-05-09

Officials charge 35 people in alleged U.S. scam that peddled DNA tests to seniors Federal officials allege that fraudsters billed the Medicaid system for unneeded genetic tests....
20:28, 2019-09-27

World 'could go bankrupt' in cryptocurrency scam costing global markets billions Powerful figures like Russian leader Vladimir Putin and Belarus president Alexander Lukashenko are seeking to control the new digital economy...
13:04, 2019-12-02

iOS app tries to scam unsuspecting iPhone users with fake heart rate readings It’s no secret that Apple can be incredibly inconsistent when it comes to deciding which apps are granted entry into the App Store. In years pa...
23:20, 2019-08-07

‘Fake George Clooney’ arrested in Thailand over alleged clothing scam Thailand's Crime Suppression Division said in a statement that Francesco Galdeli, 58, was arrested Saturday....
21:16, 2019-06-17

‘Scam artist’ dwarf who allegedly plotted to kill family will tell-all on Dr. Phil The adopted “girl” whose Indiana parents claim she is sadistic scam artist with dwarfism spoke to Dr. Phil in an interview set to air thi...
02:56, 2019-11-05

Desperate Housewives star may face month in jail over admissions scam Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman has revealed her "deep and abiding shame" after admitting taking part in a college admissions cheating sch...
13:32, 2019-09-07

College scam couple’s blunt-smoking son: ‘Incarceration rates are too high’ It’s tough to tell which is higher. The blunt-smoking son of a Manhattan couple sentenced to jail Tuesday in the college admissions scandal tol...
00:48, 2019-10-09

Felicity Huffman starts serving prison time in college scam Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in May to fraud and conspiracy for paying an admissions consultant $15,000 to have a proctor correct her daughter's S...
21:52, 2019-10-15

Betsy DeVos Draws Judge's Ire for Collecting Scam College Debt In violation of a court order, Betsy DeVos's Department of Education admits it garnished wages or seized tax returns of 1,808 former students....
22:12, 2019-10-08

Scam Alert: Sahuarita police warn of callers posing as officers TUCSON – Sahuarita Police Department sent out a scam advisory to the community Thursday afternoon after they received multiple reports of a per...
01:20, 2019-07-26

NYPD cop, 911 operators busted in $18M scam targeting crash victims in ‘the hood’ A half-dozen NYPD employees, including a current Bronx cop, were busted by the feds for their alleged roles in a multimillion-dollar insurance fraud ...
01:16, 2019-11-08

Thieves steal reader’s identity using USPS mail forwarding scam Dear John: What you wrote about forwarding post office mail was not true for us. Someone filed a “forwarding address” for our mail, and it was forwar...
06:40, 2019-11-17

NYC beverage bigwig and wife each get month in jail for college admission scam A Big Apple businessman and his ex-journalist wife were sentenced Tuesday to one month behind bars each for paying $125,000 to fudge their daughter&#...
23:00, 2019-10-08

Mom who paid $6.5M in college scam thought she was making donation to Stanford: lawyer The Chinese woman who allegedly paid college-admissions schemer Rick Singer $6.5 million to get her daughter accepted to Stanford University thought ...
02:36, 2019-05-03

R. Kelly accuser’s ex-attorney sentenced for lying to feds in real estate scam A Brooklyn lawyer who formerly represented a woman that is suing singer R. Kelly was sentenced on Friday to four years of probation for lying to fede...
21:16, 2019-11-08

Champions League final: Voice of Go Compare advert victim of £7,000 ticket scam The singer who features in the Go Compare adverts has revealed he paid thousands of pounds for Champions League final tickets which he never received...
20:40, 2019-06-01

FBI warns on Chinese embassy scam, losses total tens of millions of dollars The Oregon office of the FBI issued an advisory this week on an ongoing scam that has resulted in losses totaling tens of millions of dollars....
14:12, 2019-05-19

Fashion-loving fake heiress gets 4-12 years prison for high society scam Fake heiress Anna Sorokin, who scammed her way into the highest echelons of New York society, was sentenced Thursday to 4 to 12 years in prison. “I a...
21:36, 2019-05-09

Edward Snowden’s new book, 'Permanent Record,' is offered as bait in malware scam A pernicious strain of malware has reemerged that claims to offer Edward Snowden’s just-released book as a hook to lure in unsuspecting victims....
21:44, 2019-09-26

Lori Loughlin's friends don't like husband Mossimo Giannulli, think he 'concocted' scam: report Lori Loughlin’s friends are reportedly blaming her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, for getting her involved in the ongoing college admis...
14:28, 2019-04-19

Actress Lori Loughlin waves off attorney conflict in U.S. college scam case Actress Lori Loughlin on Tuesday waved off concerns about a potential conflict involving the lawyers who will defend the "Full House" star and her hu...
23:36, 2019-08-27

Apple iPhone scam lands former college student in federal prison: reports A former Oregon college student was sentenced Monday to three years and one month in federal prison for his role in a massive Apple iPhone tracking s...
02:52, 2019-10-23

Felicity Huffman returns to court May 13 to plead guilty in college admissions scam At her next court appearance on May 13, Huffman will plead guilty to mail fraud and honest services mail fraud for her role in the college admissions...
18:16, 2019-04-29

Felicity Huffman sentence in college admissions scam slammed on social media Felicity Huffman is drawing outrage after the actress was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for her role in a brazen college admissions scandal i...
00:36, 2019-09-14

Felicity Huffman released from prison after serving sentence for college admissions scam Actress Felicity Huffman was released from a federal prison in Dublin, California, on Friday after serving 11 days of a two-week sentence for her rol...
17:32, 2019-10-25

Lions balding and scab-ridden at farm where they're bred for 'snuggle scam' trade MISSING their fur and covered in scabs, these lions, neglected at a farm where they're bred for the tourist trade, are a far cry from the 'king of be...
13:20, 2019-05-10

From New York’s fake heiress to Donald Trump, we’re living in the age of the scam | Hadley Freeman Everywhere you look, there are people who have figured out ways to game our shoddy systemUnless you are Bob Dylan in the 60s, or Bret Easton Ellis in...
13:16, 2019-05-11

China vows to tackle dead pig scam amid swine fever epidemic Criminal gangs in China are faking outbreaks of African swine fever on farms free of the disease and forcing farmers to sell their healthy pigs at sh...
13:28, 2019-07-12

Lori Loughlin's sole focus is on looming college scam trial: report Lori Loughlin hasn't been keeping too busy since her alleged role in the college admissions scam broke, but insiders claim that her life has calmed d...
20:48, 2019-04-29

The Hustle review – Anne Hathaway kills the comedy in dire scam caper A gender-switch reboot of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels co-starring Rebel Wilson is catastrophically unfunny Anne Hathaway detonates a megaton blast of pur...
18:40, 2019-05-09

Apple is warning consumers not to fall for a popular iTunes gift card scam There are so many illegitimate ways to separate people from their hard-earned money. One such scam has random people receiving calls from someone cla...
19:52, 2019-06-22

NASA was sold faulty aluminum in 19-year scam which cost agency $700 million NASA was sold faulty aluminum in a 19-year scam that led to a pair of high-profile launch failures, costing the space agency more than $700 million a...
11:49, 2019-05-02

NASA bought junk aluminum in a 19-year scam that cost the agency over $700 million NASA is staffed with some of the brightest minds in engineering, astronomy, and mathematics. You wouldn’t expect anyone to even attempt to pull...
11:49, 2019-05-02

‘World’s hottest weather girl’ victim of sex tape hack scam on Instagram Yanet Garcia told followers she had been hacked after cyber criminals offered access to a fake sex tape on Instagram...
17:24, 2019-09-17

Lori Loughlin and Husband Plead Not Guilty in College Admissions Bribery Scam (BOSTON) — Actress Lori Loughlin, her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents are pleading not guilty in the col...
17:36, 2019-04-15

Feds bust Texas family for Masters ticket scam that used stolen identities This year’s Masters golf tournament turned out to be one for the ages, with the venerable Tiger Woods completing a historic return to form and ...
12:44, 2019-05-02

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli don't like being called 'cheaters' in college scam: report As Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli prepare to fight the charges against them in the ongoing college admissions scandal, a new report ...
14:44, 2019-04-17

Alec Baldwin says he fell for Statue of Liberty 'scam' that buses tourists to New Jersey New York City's mayor announced expanded enforcement against tour operators after Alec Baldwin says he fell for a Statue of Liberty tour "scam." ...
18:08, 2019-10-09

Lori Loughlin 'confident' she won't go to prison for alleged college admissions scam: report Lori Loughlin is increasingly confident that she won't face prison time for her alleged role in the nationwide college admissions scandal....
18:36, 2019-05-08

FBI seeks help in finding victims of Hollywood Con Queen after Marvel Studios exec is used in the scam The FBI set up a website to find victims of a Hollywood con artist that’s been scamming unsuspecting people in show business with uncanny impersonati...
19:36, 2019-07-15

Felicity Huffman reports to prison to start two-week sentence for college admissions scam Actress Felicity Huffman reported to federal prison in Dublin, California, on Tuesday to begin serving a two-week sentence for her role in the colleg...
20:12, 2019-10-15

Lori Loughlin reportedly 'shocked and saddened' at college admissions scam ruining her 'legacy' Lori Loughlin is reportedly horrified that she's more famous for allegedly bribing her daughters' ways into college than she is for her acting career...
20:16, 2019-04-25

One family almost lost $300 on a fake Delta site. Here's how to avoid this summer travel scam Consumers may lose money as phony travel agents, fake airline sites and others try to trick you when booking a free trip.     &#...
23:52, 2019-08-05

Trump releases video accusing Dems of ‘greatest scam’ amid impeachment hearings While eyes across the nation were glued to Wednesday morning’s first public impeachment hearings, the White House offered some alternative prog...
20:32, 2019-11-13

Bride-to-be caught trying to scam hotel with painfully obvious scheme: 'We thought she was having a psychotic break' Weddings are expensive, so it’s understandable for couples to try and save a few dollars here and there. That doesn’t excuse attempted fraud, however...
21:36, 2019-07-07

Lori Loughlin, husband Mossimo Giannulli plead not guilty in college admissions scam Loughlin and Giannulli said in court documents filed Monday they are waiving their right to appear in court for an arraignment and plead not guilty. ...
17:08, 2019-04-15

Lori Loughlin and husband plead not guilty to bribery charge in college admissions scam Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, have pleaded not guilty to a third charge related to the college admissions scam, according...
17:56, 2019-11-01

SCAM ALERT: Bogus money orders and cashier’s checks are being sent to potential victims through the mail (NBC News)   Bogus money orders and cashier’s checks are being sent to potential victims through the mail. The legitimate-looking documents are being...
09:16, 2019-07-30

Lori Loughlin terrified daughters will have to testify at college admissions scam trial: report Lori Loughlin is scared that going to trial for charges related to the college admissions scandal will damage her daughters, Isabella and YouTube sta...
19:16, 2019-04-17

Felicity Huffman's 'Desperate Housewives’ co-star Dana Delany says she’s handling admissions scam 'very well' Felicity Huffman's "Desperate Housewives" co-star, Dana Delaney, is sharing how she feels about the college admissions scandal that has ensnared Huff...
04:00, 2019-04-13

Lori Loughlin believes she and Mossimo Giannulli will be acquitted in college admissions scam trial Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli firmly believe that they won't be convicted in their upcoming trial in the college admissions scandal....
20:00, 2019-07-18

Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli convinced they'll be acquitted in college scam case: report Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli firmly believe that they won't be convicted in their upcoming trial in the college admissions scandal....
20:00, 2019-05-29

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli's daughters kicked out of USC sorority following college scam allegations Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli's daughters Olivia Jade and Isabella have been removed from their sorority at the University of Southern Californ...
20:56, 2019-07-31

Tenants, son slam soft-serve king accused in multimillion-dollar ticket scam Accused ice-cream “cone” artist Dimitrios Tsirkos has a freezer full of problems. The soft-serve king, whose fleet of trucks got scooped up last week...
01:32, 2019-06-09

Felicity Huffman pleads guilty to college admission scam; prosecutor recommends four months in jail Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
21:20, 2019-05-13

Tearful Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scam; prosecutor recommends four months in jail Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
21:48, 2019-05-13

Tearful Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scam; prosecutors recommend four months in jail Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
22:52, 2019-05-13

English private schools are being used in a visa scam to smuggle Vietnamese schoolgirls into the UK as slaves, investigation finds Google Maps Private schools in England are being exploited by traffickers to smuggle Vietnamese schoolgirls into the UK, a Times of London investigat...
14:36, 2019-11-04

Lori Loughlin’s daughter Olivia Jade could be implicated in college admissions scam, legal analyst says Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli could now be under more pressure to reach an agreement with federal prosecutors or risk possible implications for...
16:36, 2019-04-18

Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli ask court to turn over evidence against them in college admissions scam trial Lawyers for Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli filed documents requesting the government turn over evidence in their college admissions scam...
16:04, 2019-04-23

Rich white girl claimed she was black tennis prodigy in college admissions scam: report A white California prepschooler whose parents worked with the mastermind of the college admissions scandal was nearly accepted to several of top scho...
00:32, 2019-08-01

Tearful Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scam; prosecutors recommend four months in prison Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
23:56, 2019-05-13

Lori Loughlin’s ‘options are limited’ after pleading not guilty in college admissions scam, legal experts say After reportedly rejecting a plea deal for the fraud charges she’s currently facing in the wildly publicized college admissions scandal, Lori Loughli...
16:04, 2019-04-16

Lori Loughlin keeping 'meticulous records' on college scam case ahead of trial: report Lori Loughlin was once obsessed with getting her daughters into the University of Southern California (USC). Now, the former "Fuller House" star is s...
20:48, 2019-08-22

Prosecutors: In College Admissions Scam, Felicity Huffman’s ‘Moral Cluelessness’ Warrants Jail Sentence (BOSTON) — Federal prosecutors are asking a judge to sentence “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman to a month in jail for h...
02:56, 2019-09-07

Heartbreaking: Ellen DeGeneres Is Trying To Give Away $500,000 To Every Fan Who Comments ‘Amen’ On A Poorly Spelled Facebook Post, But Everyone Thinks It’s A Scam If you’re under the impression that life is always peachy for the rich and famous, here’s a heartbreaking story involving one of America’s most belov...
20:36, 2019-06-28

Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli to present 'united front' in court against college admissions scam allegations Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli are sticking together in their upcoming trial stemming from their alleged roles in the college admissions scandal...
21:36, 2019-07-28

The scam of reputation-washing: How corporations successfully cover up their big-money messes with small-dollar philanthropic giving Angela Ciccu Paul Constant is a writer at Civic Ventures, a cofounder of the Seattle Review of Books, and a frequent co-host of the Pitchfork Economi...
21:12, 2019-10-02

Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli due in court in college admissions scam case amid spat over lawyers Lori Loughlin and husband Mossimo Giannulli are due in court Tuesday for a hearing to settle a dispute over their choice of lawyers in a sweeping col...
14:56, 2019-08-27

Lori Loughlin, fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli plead not guilty in college admissions scam Lori Loughlin, fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli plead not guilty in college admissions scam...
16:56, 2019-04-15

Don’t Trust These Gigalos: Scam Artist Who Started Kamala Harris Birther Scheme Concocts Elizabeth Warren Sex Scandal The MAGA dream team of conspiracy theory trolls known for perpetrating such frauds as the Robert Mueller sexual misconduct scandal, the Pete Buttigie...
18:40, 2019-10-04

Don’t Trust These Gigolos: Scam Artist Who Started Kamala Harris Birther Scheme Concocts Elizabeth Warren Sex Scandal The MAGA dream team of conspiracy theory trolls known for perpetrating such frauds as the Robert Mueller sexual misconduct scandal, the Pete Buttigie...
22:24, 2019-10-04

Lori Loughlin estranged from daughter Olivia Jade, still thinks she doesn't deserve prison for alleged college scam involvement The same day Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty to her own involvement in the college admissions scam, sources close to Lori Loughlin insisted that the ...
16:20, 2019-05-14

Auto-repair mogul gets five years for postal-truck repair scam A New York auto repair magnate who was convicted of tax fraud has been sentenced to five years in prison for running a $30-million scheme in which he...
21:44, 2019-06-20

Lewis Bloor: TOWIE and Celebrity Big Brother star 'plotted to defraud investors in coloured diamond scam' The Only Way Is Essex and Celebrity Big Brother star Lewis Bloor is facing court over claims he plotted to defraud investors in an alleged coloured d...
13:28, 2019-08-20

Alec Baldwin says he fell victim to a $40 Statue of Liberty boat tour 'scam,' and now NYC is finally cracking down on fake tour ticket sellers Gotham/GC Images Alec Baldwin shared on Instagram that he and his family had fallen victim to a classic New York City scam: fake "boat tours" of the ...
18:36, 2019-10-09

Which Ear Is Your Phone Ear? I recently became deaf in my right ear thanks to a sudden brain hemorrhage, which is a freakish life-threatening injury that I highly recommend avoid...
21:52, 2019-06-07

Don't Buy a 5G Phone Yet Your phone company is going to start bombarding you with ads for 5G phones soon, but you should ignore them — at least for now....
01:24, 2019-05-07

How to Tap Less on Your Phone (but Get More Done) Most of us spend hours each day tapping the glass of our smartphones. But what if you could do just as much — maybe more — and give your fingers a br...
10:42, 2019-04-09

9 jobs you can do entirely on your phone Gleb Leonov/Strelka Institute/Flickr There are several jobs out there that require little more than a smartphone to do. They include online tutoring...
01:44, 2019-07-12