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Retired Colonel Accused Of Conspiring To Defraud Air Force

He was a colonel with sway over the entire 171st Air Wing. Federal prosecutors say Col. Gerard Mangis used it to enrich himself, allegedly conspiring with a co-defendant to defraud the Air Force of more than $200,000.

03/05/2014

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Port Authority Probing Fraudulent Connect Cards

Connect Cards are quickly growing in demand among Port Authority riders.

02/27/2014

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IRS Probing ID Theft Of UPMC Employees

Close to two dozen UPMC employees have become the recent victims of identity theft.

02/26/2014

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Couple Accused Of Fraudulently Taking Funds From Charity

The “St. Vincent de Paul Society,” a lay organization, helps people who are in real need of food, shelter and other necessities of life.

02/25/2014

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Scammers Target Online Rental Ads, Undercut Price With Fake Ad

A fabulous loft downtown, a home in the suburbs, a luxury townhouse on the slopes – what do these locations all have in common?

02/24/2014

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Funeral Home Scam Trying To Catch You Off Guard

Scam artists are trying to use funeral home newsletters as a way to hack into your computer.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/20/2014

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Target Credit Card Theft Expands To Other Retailers

After upping the number of customers affected by its credit card information theft — from 40 to 70 million — Target says it’s doing everything it can to protect its shoppers through its zero liability policy.

01/13/2014

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Cyber Indictment Refuels Funding Debate

The indictment of former PA Cyber CEO Nick Trombetta on charges of fraud and theft of more than $8 million dollars in tax money re-fuels an old debate.

08/26/2013

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Armstrong Co. Officials Warn Of Possible Scam

Armstrong county officials are warning residents of a possible scam.

08/16/2013

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Bank Employee Charged With Stealing $90K From Customer Accounts

A former bank employee has is facing charges after taking nearly $90,000 from elderly customers’ accounts.

08/07/2013

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Businessman Pleads Guilty To 3 Charges In City Police Computer Scam

A businessman pleaded guilty to three of the seven counts he was facing after an investigation that eventually led to unrelated charges against the police chief.

08/06/2013

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Woman Accused Of Renting Out Dead Neighbor’s House

Mary Mechelli, 54, of McKeesport, was released from custody Friday night after a court appearance in Downtown Pittsburgh.

08/02/2013

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Parental Outrage Over Anti-Bullying Program

Lutual Love got a $35,000 grant from the Heinz Endowment to run an anti-bullying program at Mifflin Elementary in Lincoln Place but he had his doubters from the beginning.

07/23/2013

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FBI, IRS Raid Washington Co. Business Executive’s Home

The FBI and the IRS carted out dozens of boxes filled with personal papers Wednesday from the home of George Retos on Lemoyne Avenue in East Washington.

06/26/2013

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Man Accused Of Getting $300K From Dead Mother’s Social Security Checks

Chauncey Clinton, 65, of Ross Township was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury on charges he cashed his late mother’s social security checks for nearly four decades.

06/11/2013

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