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Man Pleads Guilty To Phishing Scheme That Fleeced Facebook, Google Of $100 Million

One year ago   |   By NPR

Evaldas Rimasauskas admitted to his role in helping to orchestrate a two-year-long scam that tricked employees into wiring more than $100 million to his own company's bank accounts.
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Man Pleads Guilty To Phishing Scheme That Fleeced Facebook, Google Of $100 Million

Man Pleads Guilty To Phishing Scheme That Fleeced Facebook, Google Of $100 Million

One year ago   |   By NPR

Evaldas Rimasauskas admitted to his role in helping to orchestrate a two-year-long scam that tricked employees into wiring more than $100 million to his own company's bank accounts.
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A town made famous by 'Purple Rain' unveils a life-sized statue of Prince

A town made famous by 'Purple Rain' unveils a life-sized statue of Prince

The statue cost $40,000, with most of the money coming from fans, who gave $100 to have their names included on a bronze donor plaque. Read more ...

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

5 sticking points in the European Union budget talks

5 sticking points in the European Union budget talks

The real negotiations have begun. European leaders are working the phones and crisscrossing the Continent ahead of a summit July 17-18 in an attempt to build a consensus on the... Read more ...

School Absenteeism Tied to Adult Struggles

School Absenteeism Tied to Adult Struggles

A new study suggests that children who miss a lot of school from kindergarten to eighth grade may face unexpected struggles as young adults. The findings, published in the... Read more ...

Inside Seating? A Harlem Bar Owner Navigates COVID-19's Changing Rules

Inside Seating? A Harlem Bar Owner Navigates COVID-19's Changing Rules

67 Orange Street makes do with take-out and outdoor service while waiting for a decision on inside dining in NYC. (Image credit: Camille Petersen/Camille Petersen) Read more ...

India just surpassed Russia to become the country with the 3rd-highest...

India just surpassed Russia to become the country with the 3rd-highest number of coronavirus infections

Over the weekend, India counted tens of thousands of new COVID-19 cases that saw the country surpass Russia for home to the third-highest amount of confirmed cases. The... Read more ...

How Stitch Fix used AI to personalize its online shopping experience

How Stitch Fix used AI to personalize its online shopping experience

Case study: To futher personalize its shopping recommendations, Stitch Fix built out a service using a combination of AI and human curation. Read more ...

Ryan Couture announces new role as Xtreme Couture CEO, says MMA career...

Ryan Couture announces new role as Xtreme Couture CEO, says MMA career likely over

Ryan Couture 's fighting days might be over, but not his involvement in MMA. The veteran recently announced in an interview with MMA Junkie Radio that he's now the new CEO of... Read more ...

Why simple tech should excite us more

Why simple tech should excite us more

The myth of "more is more" has taken hold. We're seeing good innovations over-engineered and dressed up in layers of unnecessary complexity. Read more ...

Gig workers face shifting roles, competition in pandemic

Gig workers face shifting roles, competition in pandemic

NEW YORK - There were the two-hour, unpaid waits outside supermarkets when San Francisco first started to lock down, on top of the heavy shopping bags that had to be lugged up... Read more ...