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  1. Top of the Morning, Nov. 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The News-Gazette

    ... Weibel, Steve Beckett and Don Owen visited schools with the good news. "We stole the idea from Publishers Clearing House," said Delaney, CUSF's executive director. "The teachers received notification about their grant awards last week, but they ...

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  2. Elderly woman warns residents of sweepstakes scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSWO

    ... located in Jamaica on Monday. It was a man who said his name was Michael Coleman and he was a Publishers Clearing House employee trying to help her claim her grand prize. "The longer he talked and told me his name and started giving me additional ...

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  3. Crime blotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | Summerville Journal Scene

    ... "876" area code told him he had won $2.5 million, a Mercedes and $5,000 a week for life thanks to Publishers Clearing House, according to a police report. The caller also told the man to change his number to prevent someone from scamming him as a ...

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  4. Look out: 'Tis the season for scams in East TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 20 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... local and national agencies. The IRS, KUB, East Tennessee city collectors, national charities, the Publishers Clearing House -- you name it, we've probably heard of someone trying to impersonate it for a quick buck at other peoples' expense. If we ...

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  5. Pastor tries to help 92-year-old woman scammed out of life savingsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | The Arizona Republic

    Hazel Huggins was scammed out of her life savings after she responded to a fake Publishers Clearing House flyer that was mailed to her residence. A 92-year-old Valley woman was recently scammed out of $20,000 by someone posing as a Publishers Clearing House employee.

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  6. Scammers steal $20K from Valley womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | ABC15.com

    Hazel Huggins said she received a letter in the mail on Halloween announcing she had won one million dollars from Publishers Clearing House. All she had to do was donate $10,000 to their charity.

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  7. Beware of scam phone call promising millions, new houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | SILive.com

    ... She alerted the Advance to help spread the word so that others don't fall victim to the scam. Publishers Clearing House scams are so common that a specific hotline has been established so the public can confirm if the claim they've received is ...

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  8. CCSO: Woman duped into sending nearly $1,000 to scammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Believing she had won the Publishers Clearing House, investigators say a Brookland woman lost nearly $1,000 trying to collect her prize. The 74-year-old woman told a Craighead County sheriff's deputy she received a phone call from someone claiming she had won a large cash prize and a new car from PCH.

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  9. US Marshals warn of scammers who call from phone numbers that appear legitimateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | WWLP

    ... for jury duty or any other infraction. In another scam, call recipients are told they have won the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes and are directed to pay a fee in order to claim the prize. In order to appear credible, these scammers may ...

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  10. Scams 3 mins ago 12:18 p.m.US Marshals Service warns public of nationwide phone scamRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 8 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... for jury duty or any other infraction. In another scam, call recipients are told they have won the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes and are directed to pay a fee to claim the prize. U.S. Marshals will never seek payment of fines via the ...

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  11. U.S. Marshals warn of jury duty, Publishers Clearing House phone scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 8 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... for jury duty or any other infraction. In another scam, call recipients are told they have won the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes and are directed to pay a fee in order to claim the prize. In order to appear credible, these scammers may ...

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  12. GANT Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 7 | GantDaily.com

    ... an alleged incident of fraud. According to police, an unknown source claimed to be with the Publishers Clearing House. Police would like to remind residents not to provide any personal information out over the phone. Police are investigating several ...

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  13. SpotX to Provide Ad Serving and Programmatic Enablement to PCH/MediaRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 7 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Video ad serving platform SpotX today announced that PCH/Media, the digital arm of Publishers Clearing House, has selected SpotX to provide programmatic infrastructure and ad serving across its primary desktop properties. Rather than relying on cookies to draw inferences about their audience, PCH leverages first-party user registration data which gives them a unique level of insight into each individual impression.

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  14. Police: Georgia woman targeted Hawaii's elderly in scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | KFVE-TV Honolulu

    A Georgia woman is being accused of scamming a number of Hawaii residents out of thousands of dollars by telling them they'd won money from the Publishers Clearing House and needed to pay fees to claim it. Honolulu police alerted Georgia authorities to the scam, after getting a report of a 91-year-old victim in the islands.

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  15. Thomasville woman jailed on fraud chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | WTXL

    Investigators believe Quchelle Hill told people they won money from Publishers Clearing House and needed to pay fees to claim it. Thomasville police say they've received information from a police department in Hawaii about a 91-year-old man who had been scammed out every last penny he had.

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  16. Police: Thomasville woman arrested for scamming Hawaii residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Thomasville woman is in jail, facing fraud charges after investigators said she scammed several people out of thousands of dollars. Investigators believe the woman told people they won money from Publishers Clearing House and needed to pay fees to claim it.

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  17. Watch out for Publishers Clearing House scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | TheIndyChannel

    ... victim. "It appeared possible because we had just applied for the sweepstakes," said Rafferty. "Publishers Clearing House is a well-known company. They get people all excited I thought it could have been real." Here's how the scam works: You receive ...

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  18. Parent wonders when to drop child as user on credit cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... have won a 2017 Mercedes -- he clearly was reading from an old script) and $2.5 million from the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes. I just had to show good faith by wiring 1 percent of the money via Western Union at the local Walmart. I knew it ...

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  19. Free booklets are available on identity theft protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Bureau County Republican

    ... number of complaints in reference to scams and identity theft. The most recent scam reported is a Publishers Clearing House telephone scam. The sheriff's office is still receiving complaints about the IRS scam and a scam targeting elderly, where the ...

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  20. Women lose thousands from scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Daily Journal

    ... woman received a phone call on Friday saying she had won $1.8 million and a new vehicle through Publishers Clearing House. The man calling instructed her to send nearly $300 to help cover the cost of taxes on the winnings, the report said. The woman ...

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