Thursday Dec 5
Caller imitates FBI, police in sweepstakes scam
A scammer imitating multiple government agencies nearly convinced a woman to wire money in order to receive $600,000 of supposed sweepstakes winnings.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Asbury Park Press
Press on Your Side: Fake $1.5M Publishers Clearing House prize scammed Neptune woman of $18,000
All she saw was the "sample" Publishers Clearing House check for $1.5 million, a jackpot that would be hers if she contacted an agent soon to claim her prize.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Waterland Blog
Normandy Park Police warning residents of Publishers Clearing House scam
Officer Hayes and Officer Norris have both taken reports now from victims in Normandy Park.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Mag Bag: Publishers Clearing House Winner Doesn't Like Magazines
The conventional wisdom is wrong: You don't actually have to buy any magazine subscriptions to win the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Mountain Home woman wins $1M Publishers Clearing House prize
A Mountain Home woman got the surprise of her life Tuesday morning, and it couldn't have happened at a better time.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Iran president: Nuclear 'rights' sealed
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says the nuclear deal reached with world powers recognizes Tehran's "rights" to maintain an atomic program.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Perry County woman conned in phony Publishers Clearing House scam, police say
A 61-year-old Perry County woman was scammed out of an undisclosed amount of money after receiving a phone call from someone who convinced her that she had won the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes, police said.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
87 year old woman's daughter intervenes
She had been playing Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes for years, and the 87-year-old Madisonian thought her moment had finally come.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Beware of fake Publishers Clearing House caller, says Delaware Township cop
DELAWARE TWP. - Beware of anyone calling claiming to be from Publishers Clearing House and wanting money, says Patrolman Elliot Gray.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
'Nebraska' is one of the year's best films, may see an Oscar nod
Virtuoso character actor Bruce Dern gives the performance of the year - and his career - in Oscar-winner Alexander Payne's quirky and sublime father-son road trip drama "Nebraska."