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Dennis Trainor talks with Dr. Jill Stein, President of the Green Shadow Cabinet about the recently published U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) fifth assessment on climate change. The findings, combined with the overwhelming consensus...
From: Firedoglake | By: Dennis Trainor Jr | Monday, April 21, 2014
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An art dealer was taken into custody in connection with a swindle that led collectors to spend more than $80 million on phony masterworks. The United States is expected to request his extradition....
From: New York Times | By: WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Faced with a credibility crisis arising out of the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal, the BCCI on Sunday suggested to the Supreme Court a three-member committee made up of eminent persons to probe the corruption case on the directives of the apex court....
From: Times of India | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Getting cash advance loans is no laughing matter. If this is your first payday loan, always research it very thoroughly. This will help you to know exactly what you’re about to get into. Read on if you wish to learn … Continue reading →...
From: The Blog that Ruth Built | By: Kate Pierce | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Bob’s Burgers thrives in the middle. Not high-brow or low-brow, not absurdist, not fiercely plot-driven — it has carved out its own animated territory. “Ambergris” is a perfect example, as it is both about being unfulfilled and about whale poop....
From: A.V. Club | By: David Kallison | Monday, April 21, 2014
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Thanks Captain! Via: Fortune: OK, can we please stop pretending biofuel made from corn is helping the planet and the environment? With huge subsidies for ethanol in gasoline, with all States now selling gasoline having some ethanol blend, and a general...
From: Cryptogon | By: Kevin | Monday, April 21, 2014
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The apex court had last week asked the BCCI to provide details of how it planned to conduct a fresh probe into the scam, or face investigation by the CBI.
From: Times of India | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota has cited three local breeders after complaints alleged that these breeders had not made good on the delivery of the dogs to buyers.
From: Minneapolis Star Tribune | By: Elizabeth Hustad | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Central agencies probing the money pooling in the multi-crore Saradha scam are working overtime to present something tangible to Supreme Court when the case comes up for hearing on April 23.
From: Times of India | Friday, April 18, 2014
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While Heartbleed and credit card breaches at Target and Michael's have us all on the watch for our security, the most secure number in your inventory isn't your credit card number: It's your Social Security number. Here are a few tips for protecting...
From: Lifehacker | By: Dave Greenbaum | Friday, April 18, 2014
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On April 27, 2014 in the Palace "Ukraine" in Kyiv is scheduled to conduct a large anti-people scam. The scripted scenario Medvedchuk, prepaid money for this scam in Kiev under the alleged good intentios of meeting of territorial communities with Sham...
From: Free Republic | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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A financial emergency can have you looking at any option for cash to solve the problem. You have probably noticed commercials that say that payday loans are great. But can they work for you? Payday loans can work but you’ll … Continue reading →...
From: The Blog that Ruth Built | By: Kate Pierce | Friday, April 18, 2014
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Jaiswal said he had already challenged the BJP leaders to find an instance of his involvement in the scam. If they found one, he would quit politics.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Commentary by Michelle Singletary of The Washington Post
From: Cape Cod Times | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Rajnath hits out at Congress over Robert Vadra's alleged land dealsRajnath attacked Rahul over alleged land deals involving his brother-in law Robert Vadra, saying just like the 2G scam there is also a "jija ji scam".
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Convicted fraudster and 'friend to the stars' Michael Wroe using LinkedIn to attract investment in his new ventures, police warn...
From: Telegraph | By: Jonathan Maitland | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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With spring here, con artists become more active. Know how to spot them and avoid losing money.
From: USA Today | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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I have to give a talk next month on the state of legal education. As someone who falls in between the "law school is a scam" and the "law school is great" folks, I think the system doesn't need to be... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...
From: Professor Bainbridge | By: Steve Bainbridge | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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The caller tells the victim they will be arrested if they don't buy a Green Dot prepaid card in a specified amount and pay them to clear the warrant.
From: OregonLive | By: Anna Marum | amarum@oregonian.com | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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It’s been a while since I blogged a Ripoff Report case. I’m sure you’ve missed hearing about them, but their litigation docket has calmed down somewhat since their heyday. This pro se lawsuit, rehashing tired arguments that have failed repeatedly......
From: Eric Goldman | By: Eric Goldman | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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With Rahul Gandhi targeting her govt for inaction on the Saradha ponzi scam, Mamata today questioned SEBI and Finance Minister P Chidamabaram about it.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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"The government here has not done anything for two years. 20 lakh people have been affected (by the scam)," Gandhi told an election meeting here in Malda district.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Doesn't it always start with poetry? Or at least a poet. Or at least a writer.
From: The Rumpus | By: Josh Cook | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Hitting hard on the TMC government on the multi-crore Saradha ponzi scam, Rahul today accused it of not taking action against those involved.
From: The Economic Times | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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This is what we're fielding in the (in)glorious history of scams? Failure to tap in? Oyster abuse? What happened to selling the Statue of Liberty to gullible foreigners or hawking the Eiffel Tower for scrap?A week on and I'm still seething with rage...
From: The Guardian | By: Lucy Mangan | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Regulators have warned of a scam in which people are persuaded to pay for a digital TV set-top box now without having to wait for a discount coupon to be provided by the National Telecommunications Commission (NBTC).
From: Bangkok Post | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Measures would allow courts to ban those with overseas convictions and order compensation for victims of misconductReckless company directors may have to compensate victims of their failed business dealings under new measures being brought forward by...
From: The Guardian | By: Rowena Mason, political correspondent | Friday, April 18, 2014
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Green In All The Wrong Places in All the Wrong Places: The Scam That is the Hybrid I am as planetarily conscious as the next guy, but I’m also practical. Apparently those two things go together like oil and water. ...
From: Earth911 | By: Justin Gammill | Friday, April 18, 2014
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Just wrong preying on the elderly like this! Florida Woman Accused Of Scamming Elderly Married Man Out Of Thousands According to NY Daily News reports: A woman dubbed the “Sweetheart Scammer” was collared in Florida after authorities say she...
From: Bossip | By: thatsmybiz1 | Friday, April 18, 2014
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Owing to technological advances, love scams are becoming increasingly common. You will think that you have met the perfect partner while indeed he is a scammer posing as a single man.
From: Daily Nation Kenya | Friday, April 18, 2014
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From slimming tea to body wraps, we find out what works and what doesn't.
From: Daily Nation Kenya | Friday, April 18, 2014
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A taxi driver has been accused of successfully running a scam which every driver in NYC has fantasized about at some point: Tailgating very close to other drivers to get past bridge tolls without paying. Rodolfo Sanchez, 69, of Long Island City, has...
From: Gothamist | By: Ben Yakas | Friday, April 18, 2014
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If you’ve filed tax returns and think everything is OK, guess again. Phone and email scams try to nab your data by impersonating the IRS.
From: CNBC | Friday, April 18, 2014
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A woman dubbed the “Sweetheart Scammer” was collared in Florida after authorities say she conned an elderly man out of a small fortune that included a luxury car and a Rolex....
From: New York Daily News | By: JOE KEMP | Friday, April 18, 2014
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A woman dubbed the “Sweetheart Scammer” was collared in Florida after authorities say she conned an elderly man out of a small fortune that included a luxury car and a Rolex....
From: New York Daily News | By: JOE KEMP | Friday, April 18, 2014
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JOEL KOTKIN: Stop favoring investors, speculators over middle class. I, like most members of the middle class, particularly in California, just paid a tax bill that seemed less like my fair share than a shakedown by the Mafia. Increasingly, for people...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Monday, April 21, 2014
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