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FTX bankruptcy unique, losses hard to determine: Ken Feinberg

foxbusiness.com The implosion of Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX is even murkier than many thought and determining the value of the company’s billions in assets for the more than one million…

Buffalo shooter Payton Gendron pleads guilty in massacre

newsweek.com The white gunman who opened fire in a supermarket in a predominately black neighborhood pleaded guilty to murder and hate crime charges on Monday. Payton Gendron, now 19,…

Scam attack on Ukrainian mother exposes flaw in UK bank safeguards

theguardian.com When Russia invaded Ukraine, Alina Bondaranko* agreed to safeguard her brother’s savings. She had arrived in the UK before war broke out; her brother, who is of fighting…

Crypto fraud jumps by a third in UK

ft.com Data from specialist police unit reflect growing problem costing victims hundreds of millions

Social media ads help online retail scammers steal over $280 million ahead of Cyber Monday

dallasnews.com Dallas resident Shannon Wolf clicked on a Facebook ad for Kay Jewelers that offered a steep discount and quickly took advantage of it. Her receipt came from Hong Kong. “As…

Idaho murders: All the rumors dismissed by police as mystery continues

newsweek.com Police investigating the deaths of four University of Idaho students have moved to shut down rumors about the case. The students were found stabbed to death in their beds on…

One dead, 5 injured in shooting near Atlanta mall

axios.com A shooting near Atlantic Station on Saturday evening in Atlanta, Georgia has left one person dead and five others injured, according to the Atlanta Police Department.…

China protests turn violent as zero-Covid anger spreads

ft.com Vigil in Shanghai for fire victims ends with clashes with police

Shootings stun Black Friday shoppers days after Virginia Walmart killings

newsweek.com Several shootings unfolded in two malls and a store, stunning Black Friday shoppers only a few days after the deadly mass shooting at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Virginia. A…

Walmart shooter bought pistol on the day of the attack and left behind a 'death note'

cnbc.com Andre Bing, accused of killing six co-workers at a Virginia Walmart, bought a pistol the morning of the attack, officials said. - Officials also said Bing left behind a…

How crypto helped users buy horrific child abuse images on Dark Scandals, whose founder was sentenced to 10 years by a Dutch court, often aided by exchanges

reuters.com As websites selling horrific child-abuse images have proliferated on the "darknet," a new breed of company has boosted their criminal business: cryptocurrency exchanges. A…

Russia’s Mass Abductions Are Genocide

washingtonpost.com We can unearth the mass graves left in Ukraine by retreating Russian troops. We can talk to the Ukrainian survivors of rape and torture, the mothers of fallen soldiers, and…

Elizabeth Warren Speaks Out Against SBF, Asks DoJ to Investigate

beincrypto.com Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren has called on Department of Justice head Attorney General Merrick Garland to launch a thorough criminal investigation into the…

Lauren Boebert slams Club Q criticism, says Left is mad she won election

newsweek.com Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert said the criticism she has faced in the wake of a shooting at a gay nightclub is because of anger that she won reelection. Five people were…

US authorities seize iSpoof, a call spoofing site that stole millions

techcrunch.com An international police operation has dismantled an online spoofing service that allowed cybercriminals to impersonate trusted corporations to steal more than $120 million…

The Downside To Easy, Digital Payments: Rising Fraud

forbes.com There are two broad categories of consumer payments fraud — authorised and unauthorised. Unauthorised is the bigger issue in terms of volume, at least in the UK where £360…

Trump Sued For Rape In New E. Jean Carroll Lawsuit As N.Y. Law Expected To Spark Flood Of Sexual Assault Suits

forbes.com Topline Writer E. Jean Carroll sued former President Donald Trump Thursday for sexual assault including rape in the first degree—her second lawsuit against the…

UK police target spoofing site in massive fraud crackdown

apnews.com LONDON (AP) — More than 70,000 potential victims of banking scams across the U.K. will receive text messages from police on Thursday asking for their help in what…

Police to text 70,000 victims in UK's biggest anti-fraud operation

bbc.co.uk Police will text 70,000 people to warn them they have been victims of a banking scam in the UK's biggest anti-fraud operation. The Metropolitan Police have arrested an east…

US Seizes Domains Used in ‘Pig Butchering’ Crypto Scam

bitcoin.com U.S. authorities have seized seven domains used in “pig butchering” cryptocurrency schemes. “Once the money is sent to the fake investment app, the scammer vanishes, taking…

100 people arrested in UK’s biggest fraud investigation

theguardian.com More than 100 people have been arrested in the UK’s biggest ever fraud operation, which brought down a website police describe as a “one-stop spoofing shop” used by scammers…

'A £100 loan turned into nearly £1,000 a month'

bbc.co.uk Families struggling to keep up with the rising cost of living are being warned of the dangers of loan sharks. The Stop Loan Sharks agency said more than half of victims it…

Police still have no suspect 10 days after gruesome Idaho murders

newsweek.com Officials in Moscow, Idaho, have yet to identify a suspect 10 days after the gruesome murder of four University of Idaho students. On Wednesday, officials with the Moscow…

Adult sex-abuse victims in New York can sue over decades-old incidents By Reuters

investing.com By Tom Hals WILMINGTON, Del (Reuters) -Adult sexual abuse victims in New York will get an opportunity to sue over decades-old allegations beginning Thursday when a law…

Walmart CEO Doug McMillon responds to Virginia location shooting

foxbusiness.com Walmart CEO Doug McMillon issued a statement in response to Tuesday’s deadly mass shooting at one of the retailer’s Virginia locations. "The devastating news of last night’s…

Russian military commanders ordered soldiers to commit sexual violence in Ukraine, war crimes investigator says

businessinsider.com Demonstrators outside Downing Street protesting against war atrocities targeting civilians, including killings and rape, by Russian military in Ukraine, on April 10, 2022.…

Virginia police misquote after Walmart shooting leaves people aghast

newsweek.com A reporter's misphrasing of a Chesapeake police spokesperson's estimate of the total deaths in the shooting at a Virginia Walmart on Tuesday night has sparked criticism…

Four Impersonation Attacks Organizations Should Be Wary Of

forbes.com Stu Sjouwerman is the founder and CEO of KnowBe4 Inc., a security awareness training and simulated phishing platform. Impersonation attacks continue to surge as…

'I Put a Pedophile Ballet Teacher in Prison

newsweek.com "Everybody has secrets they will take to the grave," my ballet teacher, Viktor Kabaniaev told me when I was twelve. Kabaniaev sexually abused me over a four-year period from…

Indonesia Earthquake Kills 268 Due to Collapsed Homes, Landslides

youtube.com A quake in Indonesia killed at least 268 people as the search continues for victims amid landslides and collapsed buildings.

Credit Suisse and the hunt for the weakest link in global finance

economist.com Credit Suisse and the hunt for the weakest link in global finance The firm will not be the last to come under pressure as economies wilt As interest rates rise and asset…

There are no perfect solutions for identity theft. But experts and a victim have ideas

latimes.com There are no perfect solutions for identity theft. But experts and a victim have ideas Identity theft happened to me. It could happen to you. Our systems enable bad actors…

My wallet was stolen at a bar. Then my identity theft nightmare began

latimes.com 2019 was a pretty exciting year for me. I stole a Tesla. I got into a car accident — a BMW, that time. I got a new iPhone. I opened two new checking accounts and went on a…

In One Chart: Chart shows 4-year high for lone shooters like the 22-year-old at Colorado gay club

marketwatch.com When the 22-year-old alleged gunman opened fire with a semiautomatic rifle inside a gay nightclub in Colorado Springs, Colo., killing five people and leaving 25 injured this…

An LGBTQ-owned auto shop started an online fundraiser to cover $25,000 in funeral costs for Club Q shooting victims. In 2 days, donors raised nearly $700,000

businessinsider.com People light up candles at a makeshift memorial for the victims of Saturday's fatal shooting at Club Q in Colorado Springs, Colo., outside Rocco's WeHo in West Hollywood,…

Two Estonians Arrested for Allegedly Running a $575 Million Crypto Fraud

cryptopotato.com The Estonian police arrested two individuals in the country’s capital Tallinn for their alleged involvement in a $575 million cryptocurrency scam. According to the…

Feds Announce Indictment of Two Individuals in Alleged $575,000,000 Crypto Mining Scheme

dailyhodl.com The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is announcing the arrest of two Estonian citizens in connection with an alleged crypto money laundering scheme. In a new press release,…

Hackers are locking out Mars Stealer operators from their own servers

techcrunch.com A security research and hacking startup says it has found a coding flaw that allows it to lock out operators of the Mars Stealer malware from their own servers and release…

Estonian duo accused of getting people to invest in a cryptocurrency mining service called HashFlare and a fake virtual bank called Polybius

bbc.com Police in Estonia have arrested two men suspected of running a $575m (£485m) cryptocurrency scam involving hundreds of thousands of victims. Estonian police investigated the…

Five Victims Lose $10 Million in a Spoofed Crypto Domain Scam By CoinEdition

investing.com Five victims fell prey to a new crypto scam that involved spoofed domains of the former Singapore International Monetary Exchange (Simex). The victims, residing in the U.S.…

US Department of Justice Seizes 7 Pig Butchering Crypto Scam Sites

beincrypto.com The U.S. Department of Justice has seized seven websites used by fraudsters to perpetrate a cryptocurrency scam known as “pig butchering.” Pig butchering is an increasingly…

Woman who bilked Chinese investors in $26 million Coachella hotel fraud sentenced to 20 years in prison

fortune.com Woman who bilked Chinese investors in $26 million Coachella hotel fraud sentenced to 20 years in prison A woman who bilked investors in a Southern California hotel and…

Dozens of women killed in factory fire tragedy

newsweek.com A fire at a factory in central China has claimed dozens of victims, mostly women, in the country's latest industrial tragedy, state media outlets said on Tuesday. The blaze…

HashFlare founders arrested in 'astounding' $575M crypto fraud scheme

cointelegraph.com The two founders of the now-defunct Bitcoin cloud miner HashFlare have been arrested in Estonia over their alleged involvement in a $575 million crypto fraud conspiracy.…

Victims of hacked Facebook accounts say Meta's customer support is largely unhelpful; Meta has no new initiatives for helping people recover their accounts

washingtonpost.com Updated November 21, 2022 at 1:13 p.m. EST|Published November 21, 2022 at 7:00 a.m. EST Listen Comment Gift Article Share The first time 100 people tuned in for a live…

Indonesian rescue workers race to find victims trapped by deadly quake By Reuters

investing.com CIANJUR, Indonesia (Reuters) - Indonesian rescue workers were racing on Tuesday to reach people still trapped in rubble after an earthquake devastated a West Java town a day…

What we know about the 5 victims in the Club Q mass shooting

axios.com Victims in Club Q shooting identified, here's what we know about them New details are emerging about Saturday's mass shooting inside an LGBTQ nightclub in Colorado Springs,…

Woman gets 20 years for bilking Chinese in $26M hotel fraud

go.com LOS ANGELES -- A woman who bilked investors in a Southern California hotel and condominium project out of at least $26 million was sentenced Monday to 20 years in federal…

Two Estonian Citizens Arrested in $575 Million Cryptocurrency Fraud and Money Laundering Scheme

justice.gov Two Estonian Citizens Arrested in $575 Million Cryptocurrency Fraud and Money Laundering Scheme Two Estonian citizens were arrested in Tallinn, Estonia, yesterday on an…

Colorado Springs shooting: How to help victims, families, and the LGBTQ community

fastcompany.com Five people died in a shooting at a gay nightclub in Colorado Springs and 25 others were injured, with the shooter now facing charges of murder and hate crimes. The incident…

Two Estonian citizens arrested in alleged US$575-million cryptocurrency fraud, money laundering scheme

theglobeandmail.com Two Estonian citizens were arrested in Tallinn, Estonia, on an 18-count indictment for their alleged involvement in a $575-million cryptocurrency fraud and money laundering…

Idaho police don't understand how roommates slept through gruesome murders

newsweek.com Moscow Police in Idaho can't yet answer how two individuals slept through the murders of four others inside the same home. The murders of University of Idaho students Ethan…

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