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Bolivia will hold new general elections after an international audit found last month's election results could not be validated due to "serious irregularities," President Evo Morales said Sunday.
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CNN
November 10, 2019 - 5:17 pm
Bolivian President Evo Morales resigned Sunday amid growing opposition after an international audit found the results of last month's election could not be validated due to "serious irregularities."
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Paul Kurtz
October 26, 2019 - 6:00 am
A Main Line businessman was sentenced to 17 ½ years in prison this week for defrauding lenders and people out of $34 million. Read more here.
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Mark D'Amico
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
AP News
October 03, 2019 - 3:22 pm
Mark D'Amico, accused of scamming GoFundMe donors out of more than $400,000 with a fake feel-good story about a homeless veteran, is now facing federal charges. Read the latest here.
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Rubbin Sarpong
U.S. Attorney’s Office District of New Jersey
AP News
September 05, 2019 - 12:43 pm
A New Jersey man has been accused of duping people into sending money to people posing as U.S. military personnel in a $2.1 million online dating scheme. Read more here.
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MoviePass on Wednesday confirmed a security issue may have exposed customers' records.
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CNN
August 21, 2019 - 8:11 pm
By Ahiza Garcia, CNN Business (CNN) -- MoviePass on Wednesday confirmed a security issue may have exposed customers' records. In a statement, MoviePass said a security lapse was recently discovered and its system was immediately secured. Reports of the data breach first surfaced Tuesday. The breach...
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Chaka Fattah
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Kristen Johanson
July 12, 2019 - 11:58 am
UPDATED: 4:45 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Disgraced former congressman Chaka Fattah Sr. has been sentenced again to 10 years in prison for various charges, including racketeering, bribery, conspiracy and fraud. Fattah, 62, has served two and a half years of the sentence. His lawyers said...
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Three people have been charged with defrauding dozens of Philadelphia homeowners of nearly $300,000, and some of the victims targeted were the city’s most vulnerable.
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Kristen Johanson
July 10, 2019 - 3:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Three people have been charged with defrauding dozens of Philadelphia homeowners of nearly $300,000, and some of the victims targeted were the city’s most vulnerable. The trio were insurance adjusters with Ace Public Adjusters. District Attorney Larry Krasner said...
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Health care costs.
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Kristen Johanson
May 09, 2019 - 6:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Bucks County doctor has admitted to ordering false medical tests and prescriptions and over-billing health care insurance companies for money and kickbacks. Dr. Domenick Braccia pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud, after prosecutors...
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Scott Bahner
Bucks County District Attorney’s Office
Steve Tawa
May 03, 2019 - 4:47 pm
BRISTOL TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A former rescue squad chief has been accused of abusing his position in Bristol Township to steal thousands of dollars in ambulance company funds. Former Bucks County Rescue Squad Chief Scott Bahner is accused of stealing more than $157,000 in ambulance funds...
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Chaka Fattah
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Kristen Johanson
May 01, 2019 - 2:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal prosecutors will not re-try former longtime Rep. Chaka Fattah on bribery convictions overturned by an appeals court. In a court filing, U.S. Assistant Attorneys Jennifer Williams and Eric Gibson said "it is in the interest of justice" to dismiss four bribery...
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