7 hrs ago
BBB & ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions Issues Warning for Job Seekers
BBB Serving Metro Atlanta, Athens & Northeast Georgia has been notified by ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions that scammers are placing fake online job advertisements for positions with their organization. ClearPoint is a national nonprofit BBB accredited business with A+ rating and a 50-year legacy.
Tue Sep 16, 2014
New York Post
Scammers accused of stealing $60K from apartment hunters
Two scammers preyed on young people moving to the Big Apple by collecting thousands of dollars in rent money for trendy apartments that weren't theirs to rent, authorities said Tuesday. "Many of the victims were young, first-time New Yorkers who believed they had signed a legitimate lease, only to find out when attempting to move in that their new apartment was already occupied,'' said Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. in a statement after the suspects' indictment.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
2 arrested in fatal shooting over game system
Police say two arrests have been made in the death of a man who was looking to sell his video game system on Craigslist. Sandy Springs police Sgt.
"Help Me Get Rid of Burning Man Girl" Pleads Super Fake Craigslist Ad
Disposing of unwanted house guests is one of humanity's most ancient problems, dating back to the age of Sinbad , but last week a man sought a decidedly modern solution to his couch squatter. Posting to San Francisco's general community board on Tuesday, an anonymous Craigslister wrote an an ad Please take this girl off my hands.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Curbed Cuts: The Real World: SF Condo Is for Rent; House-Hunting for...
The original apartment featured on The Real World: San Francisco is up for rent . But the price might send you running crying from the room.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Man Accused of Bestiality
Arpaio says he has written to the owner of Craigslist three times, asking the company to stop allowing the solicitation of bestiality. The President and CEO, Jim Buckmaster, never responded.
San Francisco Magazine
It's Official: It's Now as Expensive to Rent in San Francisco as in New York City
Stop us if you've heard this one before: It's getting more and more expensive to rent or buy real estate in San Francisco. So expensive, in fact, that we just tied New York City for most ridiculous rents.
Pols Besieged by Fast, Furious Messages on Internet Slowdown Day
United States lawmakers were getting an estimated 1,000 calls a minute from constituents concerned about Net neutrality by noon Pacific Time on Internet Slowdown Day, an online demonstration held on Wed., Sept. 10. "We've set a new record for FCC comments and beat Janet Jackson's 'wardrobe malfunction,'" said David Moon of Demand Progress .
It came from Bandcamp: the psychedelic waves of Tempe's Strange Lot
Strange Lot, this week's Bandcamp gem, was dug up a little bit closer to home - which is Tempe, for those of you who have stumbled upon The State Press from another realm. The vibes that pour forth from the "Walk of the Sun EP" are a heady mixture of distorted garage pop, psychedelic distortion, beach side sunshine and a subtle dose of darkness.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
What Does A Quarter Million In Rent Get You In San Francisco?
It's no secret that San Francisco is home to some of the prices real estate in America, but closer look at what's out there shows that you can now spend more than a quarter of a million a year just renting a home for your family. The most expensive place per-bedroom was a three bedroom unit at the Ritz-Carlton.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Net Neutrality Advocates Organize Symbolic Slowdown To Protest FCC's Fast-Lane Proposal
On Jan. 18, 2012, some of the largest sites on the Web -- including Wikipedia and Reddit -- went dark as part of an effort to call attention to the Stop Online Piracy Act. Google blacked out its logo on that date, and asked users to sign an online petition opposing the bill.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Tire theft suspect arrested in Felton
SANTA CRUZ >> Deputies arrested a 30-year-old Felton man this week on suspicion of stealing tires from an auto shop and trying to fence them on Craigslist.
News 4 Jax
Watching out for unlicensed day cares
VIDEO: The Department of Children and Families is warning people about unlicensed day cares that are running ads on Craigslist.