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  1. a CNBC Original Steps AsideRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TV Newser

    ... He has interviewed the famous and infamous, from Warren Buffett (his first live interview on CNBC in 1998) to Bernie Madoff . His documentaries have showcased the best of CNBC's reporting. In a couple of weeks, Scott will leave CNBC to make his ...

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  2. Unveiling the Real Evil GeniusRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Scientific American

    In 1940 Action Comics introduced a brilliant supervillain named Lex Luthor who tries to kill Superman to advance his plot to rule the world.

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  3. Big Banks Remind Us Why We Should Be ScaredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... they: Authorities also have accused large financial institutions of misdeeds that include ignoring signs that Bernie Madoff was engaged in a massive Ponzi scheme, and tricking households into paying for worthless credit card products . In most of ...

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  4. Megdal : What Part Of The Mets Are Broke(n) Don't You Understand?Read the original story

    Thursday | Can't Stop The Bleeding

    ... York reminds us, what's going on is pretty much the same thing that's been going on every season of the post-Bernie Madoff era (ie. player development aside, very little). Taking the sum of where the Mets are at this point, it's easier than ever to ...

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  5. "Attorney General Eric Holder to Oppose Data-Driven Sentencing"Read the original story

    Thursday | Sentencing Law and Policy

    ... showing the effectiveness of risk assessment in corrections, says concerns about disparity are overblown. "Bernie Madoff may score low risk, but we're never letting him out," Latessa says. Another reason Holder may have a hard time persuading states ...

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  6. How to Avoid Paranoia in the WorkplaceRead the original story

    Thursday | Business Wire

    ... Trust is a way to have friction-free relationships by reducing transaction cost. Of course, some leaders, like Bernie Madoff, are worthy of distrust. The question is, when connecting the dots on a suspicion about leaders or groups in your workplace, ...

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  7. Committing Fraud Doesn't Get Sports Owners Tossed OutRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Examiner.com

    ... and pay a settlement in some sort of scheme. Wilpon ended up agreeing to pay $162 million as restitution to Bernie Madoff victims in Madoff's Ponzi scheme. Major League Baseball, at least publicly, has had no problems with Wilpon and his ...

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  8. The Most Important Tip For Avoiding Investment FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Forbes.com

    ... the money and sending out a phony statement each quarter. Access to statements was a major issue with the Bernie Madoff's $65 billion dollar Ponzi scheme. For years he simply walked into his private office, whipped out his calculator and BAM! client ...

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  9. Attorney General Eric Holder to Oppose Data-Driven SentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Time

    ... showing the effectiveness of risk assessment in corrections, says concerns about disparity are overblown. "Bernie Madoff may score low risk, but we're never letting him out," Latessa says. Another reason Holder may have a hard time persuading states ...

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  10. O'Brien conned his friends for millions using Ponzi schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Independent.ie

    ... O'Brien was previously described as the "poster boy for the worst excesses of the Celtic Tiger", "Ireland's Bernie Madoff" and a "high society con man" and was now shunned and socially ruined. O'Brien told investors that the money would be left ...

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  11. If you have money to burn, a taste for gold and jewelry, and an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MassLive.com

    ... containing 100 $50 Canadian Maple Leaf gold coins (starting bid is $115,000) Madad, also known as the Muslim Bernie Madoff , was the head of a California investment firm that defrauded clients of more than $30 million dollars though a Ponzi scheme. ...

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  12. Ex-hedge fund chief Micalizzi loses appeal against UK ban, fineRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Lipper HedgeWorld News

    The Italian former head of defunct UK hedge fund Dynamic Decisions on Wednesday [July 30] lost his appeal against a multi-million pound fine and a ban from holding any role in Britain's financial sector.

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  13. Breifne O'Brien 'destitute and is living on social welfare of a 188 a week'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Independent.ie

    ... O'Brien was previously described as the "poster boy for the worst excesses of the Celtic Tiger", "Ireland's Bernie Madoff" and a "high society con man" is now shunned and socially ruined. The businessman used money stolen from investors to pay for ...

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  14. SIPC's Brokerage Account 'Insurance' Scam: Take It from a Comptroller of the CurrencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Forbes.com

    I've invited James Smith , former Comptroller of the Currency and former Deputy Under-Secretary of the U.S. Treasury to discuss the Insurance Scam being run by SIPC.

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  15. Andy Oram ReportsREPLACING Journalism: New Foundations for Expertise, Diversity, and DebateRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | American Reporter

    ... front runner, but scandals and mud-slinging related to Colombian David Murcia - Panama's version of swindler Bernie Madoff - have knocked down her poll ratings. Recent polls show Martinelli with as much as a 9-point lead, followed by Herrera, and ...

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  16. The WilliesWHAT'S with All These Ufo Videos?Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... sad - in a schadenfreude kind of way - are the many mansions going for bargain prices at foreclosure sales. Bernie Madoff and his devastating Ponzi scheme had something to do with the fact that these days, less than $500,000 will buy you a ...

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  17. Prosecutors, defense spar over $150 billion forfeiture for Madoff aidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Reuters

    Four months after five former Bernard Madoff aides were convicted of helping conceal his massive Ponzi scheme, their lawyers and U.S. prosecutors are still fighting over the trial's key question: What did they know, and when did they know it? Prosecutors are seeking more than $150 billion in criminal forfeiture from the longtime employees of ... (more)

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  18. Medicare HypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Forbes.com

    ... represents is a giant IOU the federal government has written to itself. Medicare, in other words is run like a Bernie Madoff scheme. That's why it has a huge unfunded liability totaling trillions of dollars. "The Trustees Report is supposed to ...

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  19. Interview: Julie Garwood, author of 'Fast Track'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | USA Today

    ... Hotshot came out, the news had inspired you to create a character who was a smarmy politician. Before that, Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme helped inspire Sweet Talk . Is there anything going on in the news today that might be inspiring future plots? ...

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  20. Orrick's Financial Industry Week in ReviewRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | jdsupra.com

    On July 23, the SEC adopted amendments to the rules that govern money market mutual funds .

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