Frauds and Swindling

What the Supreme Court's Double Jeopardy Decision Means for Trump

2 hours ago   |   Fortune

The U.S. Supreme Court reaffirmed that a state and the federal government can press separate prosecutions over the same conduct, ruling in a case that might have extended the...
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KPMG fined $50 million for using stolen data, exam fraud: U.S. SEC

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

KPMG LLP has agreed to pay a $50 million fine over allegations former staffers used stolen information to alter some of the accounting firm's previous audit work and cheated on...
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KPMG to pay $50 million for using stolen data, exam fraud: SEC

4 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Accounting firm KPMG LLC has admitted to using stolen information to alter some of its previous audit work and cheating on training exams, and agreed to pay a $50 million...
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DHS data breach should be taken seriously

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Security technology is on the verge of changing the world. In what particular way it does that may be decided by our ability to keep data secure and out of the hands of...
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Wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Fined More Than $15,000 in Corruption Case

1 day ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

A Jerusalem magistrate court on Sunday sentenced Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, to pay a fine of more than $15,000 for misusing state...
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Bitcoin is an insult to gambling

Bitcoin is an insult to gambling

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Dear John: Like you, I believe bitcoin is a total fraud with nothing backing it. And it should be regulated by gambling commissions - not federal securities regulators.
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Former auto plant worker indicted in federal mail fraud case

Former auto plant worker indicted in federal mail fraud case

2 days ago   |   WLKY

A federal grand jury has indicted a former Kentucky auto plant worker accused of stealing parts from the facility and selling them online, profiting more than $250,000.
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Minnesota lawyer sentenced to 14 years for porn scheme

2 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A federal judge on Friday sentenced a Minneapolis lawyer to 14 years in prison for running a porn-related scheme. Paul Hansmeier was convicted of running the...
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Meghan King Edmonds on husband's affair: I don't trust him anymore

Meghan King Edmonds on husband's affair: I don't trust him anymore

2 days ago   |   New York Post

"I wanted a solid marriage. I'm as loyal as they come and I wanted the vows we made when we exchanged our rings to be acted upon. Now my wedding ring symbolizes fraud."
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Here's How the FCC's Aggressive New Plan to Combat Robocalls Will Work

3 days ago   |   Fortune

From Cuba to Japan, nuisance robocalls are a reality the world over, costing telecommunications firms between $30 billion to $40 billion annually. But one country stands...
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Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Supreme Court Hands Democrats A Win On Racial Gerrymandering In Virginia

Eleven legislative districts in Virginia were declared to be sorted by race and were redrawn. The court's decision Monday left that in place. Read more ...

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the heiress fashion designer, has died at the age of 95. Vanderbilt's son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, revealed the news to his network Monday morning. Visit... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

Bodies of missing mother, 3-year-old son found after father arrested for murder

Bodies of missing mother, 3-year-old son found after father arrested for murder

An autopsy found the mother's cause of death was a single gunshot to the head, while additional testing will determine how her 3-year-old son died. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

The infamous white Ford Bronco police chase came days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, was killed along with her friend Ron Goldman. Read more ...

Tree that inspired Dr. Seuss tale ‘The Lorax' falls in California

Tree that inspired Dr. Seuss tale ‘The Lorax' falls in California

He spoke for the trees, for the trees have no tongues. The Monterey Cypress thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' tree-hugging classic, “The Lorax,” has fallen in its plot at... Read more ...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off intruder with machete

Braydon Smith was alone in the house and on the phone with his mom when the suspect entered through a window. Read more ...

Mohammed Morsi, Egypt's ousted president, dies in court

Mohammed Morsi, Egypt's ousted president, dies in court

Mohammed Morsi, the ousted president of Egypt, collapsed in court and died Monday, according to the country's state TV. Morsi, 67, was on trial on espionage charges when he... Read more ...

Taylor Swift drops ‘You Need to Calm Down' music video with Katy Perry

Taylor Swift drops ‘You Need to Calm Down' music video with Katy Perry

Swifties, please remain calm. Taylor Swift has just debuted the video for the second single, “You Need to Calm Down,” off her new album “Lover,” on sale August 23. The song... Read more ...