Director Of Charity For Terminally Ill Kids Facing Federal Fraud ChargesThe director of a charity set up to help children dealing with serious illnesses is accused diverting money from the program to himself.
Local Grand Jury Charges Chinese Students In Conspiracy Aimed At U.S. UniversitiesFifteen Chinese nationals -- almost all in their 20s -- have been indicted by a Pittsburgh grand jury for using fake Chinese passports and hired test-takers to take SATs and other standardized exams in order to gain admission to American universities.
New Credit Cards With Chips Are Not Fool-ProofThe new credit card with a chip is a response to all those credit card breaches at stores like Target, Kmart, Staples, and Home Depot.
Scammers Targeting Your Credit Card Information Over The PhoneOfficials have issued a warning about a scam that tries to trick you into revealing your credit card information.
Ex-Hospice Executive Indicted In Multimillion-Dollar FraudThe former head of a Pittsburgh-area hospice used patients who weren't terminally ill to collect millions of dollars in false Medicare and Medicaid billings, according to a federal indictment.
Scammers Becoming More Active During Tax Return SeasonIt's tax refund season and Raymond Grey was expecting a $2,000-plus check from the IRS, but now it's unclear if that check will ever arrive in the mail.
TurboTax Stops Processing State Tax Returns On Fraud ReportsTurboTax says it has temporarily stopped processing state tax returns due to an increase in fraudulent fillings.
Former State Rep. Jesse White Sued By His Mother For $30KFormer State Rep. Jesse White of Washington County is in hot water again.
Health Insurers, Hospitals Vulnerable To Cyber Attack, Say ExpertsBy all accounts, the breach of Anthem, an Indianapolis-based Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance company, was stunning.
Local Car Dealer Accused Of Stealing Hundreds From CustomersAuthorities say a local car dealer stole hundreds of dollars from his customers and left them without valid registration paperwork.
International Counterfeit Money Operation Has Ties To PittsburghFederal authorities have charged a man with leading an international counterfeit money operation based in the African nation of Uganda, and shipping bogus bills to the Pittsburgh area and other locations in the United States.
Tree Cutter Charged With Theft And Fraud Against HomeownersWhen Eugene Askey showed up at the District Magistrate's office in Jeannette for a preliminary hearing on one scam, Westmoreland County detectives were waiting to arrest and charge him with scamming five more residents from May to October of this year.