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  1. Bud Selig has high praise for Wilpons and how they run the MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    Wilmer Flores of the Mets celebrates his fifth-inning three-run home run against the Miami Marlins with teammates Travis d'Arnaud and Daniel Murphy at Citi Field on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.

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  2. Commissioner Selig defends Mets' financesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig's latest stop on his ballpark farewell tour turned testy over his unyielding support of the New York Mets' ownership. With longtime friend and Mets chief executive officer Fred Wilpon sitting in the second row of the news conference room at Citi Field, Selig said he has no problem with the big-market team operating with an opening-day payroll that ranked 21st among the 30 teams and has drawn the ire of many of the club's fans.

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  3. The USA's toxic culture of white wealthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... leadership showers them with accolades, tax breaks and government subsidies. Occasionally one of them, like a Bernie Madoff, who gets too far out of line, is held up to public scorn and sometimes even prosecuted. But it is always the fault of a few ...

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  4. Opinion: Slow down, Mets, what's the rush?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Metsblog.com

    ... his option. He was initially tasked with restructuring this team's business operations in the wake of the Bernie Madoff disaster. I think he's done that - and done it well - but the past is the past. The Mets appeared to turn a structural corner ...

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  5. Bernie Madoff story inspired darkly comic 'Commons of Pensacola'Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | 301 Moved Permanently

    The victims swindled out of billions by the late Ponzi scheme felon Bernie Madoff ran the gamut from Holocaust survivors who suddenly found themselves penniless to Madoff's inner circle of high-flying financiers who learned too late that they'd been betrayed by a man they trusted. Madoff died in prison.

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  6. Foundation run by Madoff's largest beneficiary's widow grants $104 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    Former financier Bernard Madoff exits Federal Court in Manhattan, New York on March 10, 2009. Barbara Picower, the widow of Jeffry Picower, the largest beneficiary of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, has awarded $104 million in grants over two years through a new foundation.

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  7. On Native GroundABOUT Those Glimmers: Things are Still LousyRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | 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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  8. Make My DayTHE Joys of Turning 42Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It's hard to resist being gleeful at seeing Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff get the maximum sentence - 150 years in prison - for bilking investors out of anywhere between $65 billion and $171 billion. Because many of the people whom Madoff ripped off were more renowned than, say, the millions who lost their homes in the subprime mortgage debacle, he has gotten far more attention than he deserves.

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  9. Notes From A Failure: 5 Unusual Ways To Handle FailureRead the original story

    Friday Sep 12 | Lifehack.org

    ... Allen Show . The point is, whatever makes me laugh I watch when I feel worse than everybody who invested with Bernie Madoff and found themselves caught up in a fraud . It helps. It doesn't cure, but who cares? Giving your brain a rest from obsessing ...

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  10. the MoonRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2010 | American Reporter

    Mark Madoff, 46, eldest son of convicted Wall Street scam-meister Bernie Madoff was found dead this morning. It looks like he killed himself.

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  11. On Native GroundAFTER a Year in Office, Obama Has Yet Take Political Risks for ChangeRead the original story

    Jan 1, 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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  12. Andrew Madoff Leaves Behind $15 Million to FamilyRead the original story

    Monday | Law Professor Blogs Network

    Andrew Madoff, the son of convicted Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff, left more than $15 million in property to his children, wife and fiancee in his will following his death from lymphoma. According to his will, Madoff left all of his tangible and personal property to his daughters, one-third of his estate to his estranged wife, and the rest to his fiancee.

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  13. Foundation Headed by Widow of of Madoff's Largest Beneficiary Grants $104 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Forward

    Barbara Picower, the widow of Jeffry Picower, the largest beneficiary of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, has awarded $104 million in grants over two years through a new foundation. The grants from the JPB Foundation have centered on medical research, poverty and the environment, Forbes reported, according to tax returns filed with the Internal Revenue Service.

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  14. Madoff Investigation Catches Hedge-Fund ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston.com

    A former associate dean from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology school and his son, a Harvard Business School graduate, have been caught running a hedge-fund scam, say authorities looking at Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme.

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  15. Letter: Tone was not setRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Daily Dispatch

    ... comparison ("Constructive suggestion," Sept. 7) of the Madoff fraud to the alleged embezzlement is illogical. Bernie Madoff's fraud was a Ponzi scheme, not an embezzlement scheme.

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  16. Tosches: Rise of the gypsy thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Denver Post

    ... As you know, angels, especially the huge ones, stopped taking checks or credit cards in 2009 following the Bernie Madoff discoveries. Or as angels like to call them, "revelations." Anyway, the woman - CBS4 said she is a business school graduate and ...

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  17. POTUS Says More Countries Lining Up As a Coalition Against ISISRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Merle Widmer's Peoria Watch

    Mr. President, who are these countries? What are they going to contribute. EXACTLY what and EXACTLY when? OBO, you may go down in history as the greatest "bullshitter" since Bernie Madoff.

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  18. Floyd Mayweather's defense of Ray Rice 'unbecoming' of a championRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | The Post-Standard

    ... the matter multiple times, is like Jerry Sandusky speaking in a case of child abuse in support of a pedophile, Bernie Madoff sounding-off in support of pyramid schemers, gangster Machine Gun Kelly supporting lax gun control laws. If Mayweather ...

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  19. On Native GroundIT'S not Perfect, but Obama's Stimulus is a Needed StartRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | American Reporter

    Even if it's true that we're all separated by a few degrees, I was still surprised to learn that I was connected to criminal financier Bernie Madoff. A few weeks ago, when I saw the picture of Madoff's high school in the New York Daily News, I was shocked.

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  20. Andrew Madoff's $16m fortune riles father's victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Business News

    Andrew Madoff , the son of convicted financier Bernie Madoff , was worth $16 million prior to his death from lymphoma on Sept. 4. According to the New York Post , prosecutors were unaware of Madoff's fortune before his will was filed in Manhattan Surrogate Court.

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