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 Armed 'Men Dressed as Women' Allegedly Rob Florida Check Cashing Store

Armed 'Men Dressed as Women' Allegedly Rob Florida Check Cashing Store

By Brittany Ferrendi | Mar 18
The Broward Sheriff's Office released a statement last week claiming two men dressed up as women robbed Sam's Subs and Check Cashing in Pompano Beach.

Telephone Fraudsters Asking for Money A Growing Concern

Telephone Fraudsters Asking for Money A Growing Concern

Mar 13
According to the Federal Trade Commission, impostor scams are on the rise in the U.S.

Poachers Break Into French Zoo and Kill Rhino to Steal Tusk

Poachers Break Into French Zoo and Kill Rhino to Steal Tusk

Mar 12
Police in France are investigating a bold and shocking crime that left a rare zoo animal dead. The zoo's director says a white rhinoceros was shot and killed by ivory poachers who stole the animal's horn.

Police Investigate Suspected Hate Crime Against U.S. Citizen of Indian Descent

Police Investigate Suspected Hate Crime Against U.S. Citizen of Indian Descent

Mar 7
Police in Washington state are investigating a suspected hate crime against a U.S. citizen of Indian descent. He was shot near Seattle.

Man Admits to Running $54M Green-Energy Ponzi Scheme

Man Admits to Running $54M Green-Energy Ponzi Scheme

Mar 6
A Georgia man admitted Thursday that he ran a $54 million Ponzi scheme built on false promises of green energy technology that would turn trash into fuel and "carbon-negative" housing developments, neither of which were ever fully developed.

'48 Hours' Explores What It Takes for Stalking Victims to Get Justice

'48 Hours' Explores What It Takes for Stalking Victims to Get Justice

Feb 28
An estimated 7.5 million men and women are stalked each year - and those are just the reported cases.

White Supremacist Porn Actor Busted In Drug Raid

White Supremacist Porn Actor Busted In Drug Raid

By Hunter Houston | Feb 19
Police popped a white supremacist porn actor for manufacturing and delivery of methamphetamine last week in Dallas.

Florida Man Accused in Plot to Bomb Target Stores

Florida Man Accused in Plot to Bomb Target Stores

Feb 19
A Florida man is accused in a plot to blow up several Target stores along the East Coast in an attempt to acquire cheap stock if the company's stock value plunged after the explosions.

High Court Won't Hear Appeal Over Backpage.com Escort Ads

High Court Won't Hear Appeal Over Backpage.com Escort Ads

By Sam Hananel | Jan 11
The Supreme Court said Monday it won't hear an appeal from three sex trafficking victims who accuse advertising website Backpage.com of helping to promote the exploitation of children.

Four Charged in Chicago Attack Live-Streamed on Facebook

Four Charged in Chicago Attack Live-Streamed on Facebook

Jan 9
The family of a man tortured in Chicago during a Facebook live-stream is speaking about the victim's ordeal.

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