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King of Insta Hushpuppi Among the Worlds’ Biggest Fraudsters

Ramon Abbas, a Nigerian social media influencer known to his followers as "Hushpuppi," has been paying for his luxury lifestyle with organized crime. Abbas--who has nearly 3 million Instagram followers-- is currently up against a 20 year prison sentence. Abbas...

Illegal Market of Counterfeit Auto Parts More Profitable Than Narcotics

The steep cost of replacement auto parts -- combined with a shortage of car parts -- has led to a major boom in the illegal market for counterfeits. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has valued the the counterfeit auto-part...

Bad Blood: the Notorious Elizabeth Holmes Goes on Trial for Fraud

Elizabeth Holmes, the former CEO of the blood testing company Theranos, is headed to trial  three years after being indicted on federal fraud and conspiracy charges. The charges allege that she purposefully misled investors and consumers with regards to...

Wife of Greece’s Ambassador to Brazil Convicted of His Murder

A Brazilian court sentenced Francoise de Souza Oliveira to 31 years in prison for the murder of her husband, the Ambassador of Greece to Brazil Kyriakos Amiridis, authorities announced on Sunday. The murder plot also involved her lover, Sergio Gomes...

U.S. Capitol Police in Active Bomb Threat Investigation

Washington D.C. police are now negotiating with a man inside a vehicle near the US Capitol building in response to a claim that there was an explosive device in his truck, according to law enforcement sources. Several buildings in the...

Afghan Women Beg US Soldiers to Rescue Them in Video

Disturbing video footage showing Afghan women begging United States soldiers to take them out of the country emerged on Wednesday, two days after the Taliban entered the Afghanistan's capital city and took power once again. The footage shows women in...

Multiple Fires in Greece Linked to Arson, Suspects Arrested

Multiple people have been linked to arson across Greece, as fires rage through nearly every region of the country. Two people were arrested in Agios Stefanos, where fires are still currently spreading. The suspects were apprehended by the bridge...