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3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Secret Service told to give Bradley Cooper 'free pass': new book

Bradley Cooper arrives at the 2013 White House Correspondents' Association dinner in Washington, where he was allowed to totally bypass security, a new book claims.


Related Topix: Silver Linings Playbook, The A-Team, The Hangover, The Place Beyond the Pines, US News, Bradley Cooper

6 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

Man faces gun charges in alleged Obama threat

A Massachusetts man has been arrested on gun charges in connection with an investigation into alleged threats against President Barack Obama.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

13 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Police: Illinois businesses find counterfeit money

Authorities told The State Journal-Register Thursday that fake bills have been used to make purchases of about $100 at businesses such as Dollar General stores.


Related Topix: Springfield, IL, US News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Judge won't free Russian accused of hacking in US

U.S. District Court Chief Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood ruled her court had jurisdiction over the case against Roman Seleznev and allowed it to move forward, even though his lawyers had filed a motion to dismiss.


Related Topix: US News, Business News


Retailers Hacked by New Malware

"At the time of discovery and analysis, the malware variants had low to zero percent anti-virus detection rates, which means that fully updated anti-virus engines on fully patched computers could not identify the malware as malicious," the DHS said.


Related Topix: Prison, Science / Technology, Computer Security, US News

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Network World

Feds arrest Florida man who allegedly conned Apple out of $309K

A Florida man was arrested and charged with wire fraud after he allegedly bilked more than three-dozen Apple stores across the country of more than $309,000 worth of products over a several-month stretch.


Related Topix: US News

Empire State News

More than $210,000 in fake U. S. currency seized at JFK

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers at a John F. Kennedy International Airport cargo facility seized 2,105 counterfeit $100 bills during a two-day period.


Related Topix: US News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Pacific Daily News

Federal judge set to hear arguments for release of Russian held on Guam

A federal judge in Guam today is scheduled to hear arguments to release a Russian man who says he was kidnapped by the U.S. Secret Service while on vacation.


Related Topix: US News

Burlington Times News

Zeek receiver continues efforts to recoup money

Kenneth Bell, the receiver for alleged Ponzi scheme Zeek Rewards, continues his attempt to recoup millions of dollars and recently put further focus on going after "net winners" with additional legal filings.


Related Topix: US News, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services


How to Protect Personal, Corporate Information When You Travel

Before flying from Rome to Philadelphia earlier this summer, I stopped in the hotel lobby to print my boarding pass.


Related Topix: US News, Computer Security, Science / Technology, Texas

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Scaletta Armoring Hosts Congressman Dan Lipinski

Scaletta Armoring last week hosted Congressman Dan Lipinski for an armoring factory tour and discussion.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Daniel Lipinski, Small Business, Personal Finance

The Washington Post

Trial begins in case over Oklahoma City bombing

The FBI thoroughly searched its archives and found no evidence that more videos of the Oklahoma City bombing exist, agency employees told a judge Monday in a trial that has rekindled questions about whether any others were involved in the 1995 attack.


Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Federal Prisons, Federal Transfer Center, Oklahoma City, Prison, Explosion

Beware that hotel wi-fi connection

We have to keep returning to the subject because there was never going to be a magic bullet solution.


Related Topix: Wireless, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, US News, Computers, Travel

Court Date Reset For Mail Theft Suspect In Secret Service Investigation

One of the eight suspects recently arrested in a Secret Service investigation involving stolen mail had his arraignment pushed back in Washington County Circuit Court.


Related Topix: US News, Washington County, AR

Silicon Alley Insider

A 24-Year-Old Allegedly Used A Simple-But-Brilliant Scam To Cheat Apple Out Of $300,000

Sharron Laverne Parrish Jr., 24, allegedly scammed Apple not once, but 42 times, according to Tampa Bay Times' Patty Ryan .


Related Topix: US News

This Week In Credit Card News: Card Breach at Goodwill, Where Are Debit Card Rewards?

Banks are still struggling to regain their footing from the financial collapse and resulting Great Recession.


Related Topix: Goodwill Industries International, Charitable Organizations, US News, CPU, Science / Technology, Financial Services

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Star Tribune

Man seeks video of 1995 Oklahoma City bombing

One man's quest to explain his brother's mysterious jail cell death 19 years ago has rekindled long-dormant questions about whether others were involved in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Federal Prisons, Federal Transfer Center, Oklahoma City, Prison

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Consumer Reports

Safe travels: 4 common hotel scams to avoid

Summer travel often includes several relaxing nights at a hotel. But if you're not careful, you could be the victim of creative hotel scams that con artists have come up with to steal your money or your identity.


Related Topix: US News, Emerging Technology, Wireless

News Journal

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Authorities raided the home of the owners of Abon Cards & Coins on Wednesday and seized numerous firearms, power tools and cash.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Mansfield, OH, US News


Target sent victims to Experian, which had its own leak

Companies can't keep your data safe. It's that simple. When Target lost data on some 110 million customers, it sent them to credit bureau Experian for "identity theft protection."


Related Topix: US News