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Alleged GoFundMe scammer blames con on boyfriend, homeless vet

Alleged GoFundMe scammer blames con on boyfriend, homeless vet

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

She's too gullible to be guilty. The girlfriend involved in the New Jersey GoFundMe scandal claims her two cohorts used her because she is “naive” - and that they took...
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Homeless Aussie who helped thwart attack charged with theft

10 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

SYDNEY - A homeless Australian man who shot to fame after using a shopping trolley to help police thwart last week's militant attack in Melbourne has been charged over a series...
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Former Hollywood library branch to become shelter for homeless women

12 hours ago   |   ABC

A former Hollywood branch of the Los Angeles Public Library system is going to become a shelter for up to 30 homeless women.
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The 19 most successful GoFundMe campaigns of all time that helped animals in need

The 19 most successful GoFundMe campaigns of all time that helped animals in need

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Animals do so much for us, it's only fair we do what we can to help them in return. Countless GoFundMe campaigns have been started to raise money for various causes concerning...
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'I had to make something up to make people feel bad': The woman who raised $400,000 on GoFundMe for a homeless veteran hinted in text messages that it was all a scam

'I had to make something up to make people feel bad': The woman who raised $400,000 on GoFundMe for a homeless veteran hinted in text messages that it was all a scam

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The viral story of a woman who raised $400,000 on GoFundMe for a homeless veteran who gave her his last $20 was all a scam, prosecutors say. Johnny Bobbitt, Kate McClure, and...
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GoFundMe refunding 'Pay It Forward' money to all 14K donors

21 hours ago   |   ABC

Crowdfunding site GoFundMe says it will refund all of the money to those who donated to a 'Pay It Forward' campaign that Burlington County officials described as a hoax.
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New location for winter shelter for people experiencing homelessness in Pittsburgh

New location for winter shelter for people experiencing homelessness in Pittsburgh

21 hours ago   |   WTAE

Shelter is located in Uptown Pittsburgh
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Arrests in GoFundMe homeless 'scam' show perils of crowdfunding

23 hours ago   |   NBC News

The case is "a perfect example of the inherent risks and weaknesses of giving over a crowdfunding site," one expert noted.
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Thousands told to vacate North Carolina apartments in second wave of people displaced by Florence

Thousands told to vacate North Carolina apartments in second wave of people displaced by Florence

23 hours ago   |   Think Progress

One day after the deadline to move out, the final stragglers were solemnly packing up their cars, filling them with whatever belongings could fit inside. The rest - couches...
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Report: Homeless men saved lives, helped children during horrific highway crash

Report: Homeless men saved lives, helped children during horrific highway crash

1 day ago   |   KETV

"...A hero? No! I'm just an everyday person - that's all."
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DeVos looking to add protections for students accused of assault

DeVos looking to add protections for students accused of assault

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is proposing overhauling the way colleges handle complaints of sexual misconduct Read more ...

US intel finds Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Washington Post...

US intel finds Saudi crown prince ordered killing of Washington Post columnist, official says

U.S. intelligence officials have concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Read more ...

Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Yoga studio shooting hero to get $30,000 for law school

Florida State University officials have committed $30,000 of their personal money to a man credited with confronting a shooter. Read more ...

Democrat Stacey Abrams Ends Bid For Georgia Governor, Decrying 'Suppression'

Democrat Stacey Abrams Ends Bid For Georgia Governor, Decrying 'Suppression'

Republican Brian Kemp will be the next governor of Georgia, with Democrat Stacey Abrams conceding Friday afternoon following a bitter 10-day battle since Election Day. Read more ...

Judge orders White House to reinstate Jim Acosta's press pass

Judge orders White House to reinstate Jim Acosta's press pass

A federal judge on Friday ruled that the White House had to return CNN's Jim Acosta's press credentials - at least temporarily - rebuking President Trump's decision to yank... Read more ...

Judge Sides With CNN's Acosta Over White House

Judge Sides With CNN's Acosta Over White House

Score one for CNN over the White House. A federal judge on Friday ordered the Trump administration to immediately return the White House press credentials of reporter Jim... Read more ...

Judge orders White House immediately restore CNN reporter's press pass

Judge orders White House immediately restore CNN reporter's press pass

The ruling was an initial victory for CNN in its lawsuit against President Donald Trump and several top White House aides. Read more ...

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Democrat Stacey Abrams says she can't win Georgia governor race

Democrat Stacey Abrams says she can't win Georgia governor race

Democrat Stacey Abrams says she can't win Georgia governor race, effectively ending challenge to Republican Brian Kemp. Read more ...

Kyrie Irving scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors in OT

Kyrie Irving scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors in OT

It was the first time Irving has scored at least 40 points with 10 or more assists in a game. Read more ...