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  1. 180,000-carat emerald's owner may finally be decidedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... during Hurricane Katrina. It was also involved in plots with the Brazilian Mafia, along with a $197 million Bernie Madoff transaction, Fox News reports. It once went up on eBay for $75 million. Morrison finally ended up in possession, though another ...


  2. Jon Bon Jovi Finally Sells NYC Penthouse for an Estimated $37MRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News Max

    ... District. Coincidentally, the apartment is in the same building where the son of famous financial fraudster Bernie Madoff committed suicide in 2010. That apartment is currently listed for $9 million. Supermodel Heidi Klum expressed interest in the ...


  3. MLB commissioner Rob Manfred confident in and defensive of Mets' payroll and plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    In a spirited defense of Mets ownership Tuesday, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred questioned the fairness of criticism about the team's sagging payroll in the wake of the Bernie Madoff financial scandal. Manfred also referred to Fred Wilpon as "a victim" of the scheme, which he views as the primary difference between the embattled Mets owner and Frank McCourt, who ultimately was forced out as owner of the Dodgers.


  4. JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon once told Elizabeth Warren to 'hit' him...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... January 2014, JPMorgan agreed to a pay $2.6 billion to settle allegations that it ignored warning signs about Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme. The tone inside JPMorgan seems to have changed. JPMorgan recently acknowledged that it can't afford to screw ...


  5. Lecture series opens with writer, lawyer James GrippandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Tribune

    ... adviser and his girlfriend, who get caught up in a dangerous web while trying to untangle the mess left by a Bernie Madoff-like character who ran a $60 billion Ponzi scheme before committing suicide. Mr. Grippando actually came up with the idea for ...


  6. Investigative Reporter's Lasagna: World's Best RecipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    I'm the Contributing Editor, Investigations, for Forbes magazine-and writing a book about Bernie Madoff. From 1982-2004: Staffs of Forbes, Time and Fortune magazines.


  7. U.S. not liable for alleged SEC negligence in Stanford fraud -courtRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    A federal appeals court said on Monday the United States is not liable to victims of Allen Stanford's fraud who claimed that the Securities and Exchange Commission was incompetent for having taken too long to uncover the swindler's $7.2 billion Ponzi scheme. A panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Miami said the government is entitled to sovereign immunity.


  8. Jon Bon Jovi has finally found a buyer for his $37M SoHo penRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New York Daily News

    ... and stellar Manhattan views. The apartment is in the same building where Mark Madoff, son of famous fraudster Bernie Madoff, committed suicide in 2010. That apartment in on the market for $9 million, the Daily News first reported.


  9. Producers of 'The X-Files' Turn to Fans for Creative AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... Contributing Editor of Investigations for Forbes magazine, as a research assistant on his upcoming book about Bernie Madoff. Any tips, story ideas, questions or criticism? Shoot me an email at and follow me here! Diehards of the ...


  10. T.I. Harris Talks Get Hard and Ant-ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Collider

    Now playing in theaters is Get Hard , the directorial debut of Tropic Thunder and Men in Black 3 scribe Etan Cohen . The film stars Will Ferrell as a wealthy Bernie Madoff -type investment banker who enlists the man who washes his car to help prepare him for a maximum-security prison sentence.


  11. Buz Livingston: March Madness and the fiduciary standardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Walton Sun

    ... your costs. Just because someone is supposed to work in your best interest doesn't mean it always happens. Bernie Madoff was a fiduciary and we know how that worked out. Allan Roth, a fee-only planner from , says you should be cautious of anyone ...


  12. Scott Reed: Rule No. 35: Never assumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 |

    We assume the run-down-looking person in ragged clothes is a bad person and the guy in the three-piece suit is a good man. Of course, it is possible that the run-down- looking person in ragged clothes works for a local charity and has devoted his life to helping others, and the guy in the three-piece suit is Bernie Madoff.


  13. Dave Lieber: Pre-need funeral contracts lead to Ponzi schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... and served prison time in the 1970s for an earlier failed investment scheme. Now he'll be remembered as the Bernie Madoff of Missouri. At NPS, even though he was the brains behind the outfit, as a felon, he kept his name off company records. ...


  14. Len Boselovic's Heard Off the Street: Lawyers group says brokers can't be trustedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 |

    While ads for Wall Street firms make it sound like investment professionals are just like doctors and lawyers when it comes to protecting clients interests, in private they act more like used car salesmen, according to the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association. The group contends Wall Street firms' marketing efforts give the impression that they are bound by a fiduciary duty to put their client's interest first.


  15. 5 Reasons to Fire Your Financial AdviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | ABC News

    ... for these important documents. Seriously, the last thing you want is to find out that there's some kind of Bernie Madoff-like operation going on. If your financial adviser refuses to show you these statements, fire them - and probably get ready to ...


  16. Disastrous Iran deal may prove fatal to IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... nations require at least some trust, but Iran has as much credibility as a double-your-money promise from Bernie Madoff . Why should Israel be forced to surrender more land to an enemy that has sworn to destroy it? A Palestinian state would likely ...


  17. When Beating The Market Is Not EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Seeking Alpha

    ... prefer their investments to increase steadily each year, with as little risk as possible (which is what Bernie Madoff promised and is the key reason why he was so successful at attracting investors). So I think it would be a good idea if active ...


  18. Mets Claim 'Inaccuracies' In Report Alleging Security Cutbacks At Citi FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | CBS Local

    ... ea for fights." The Mets have been criticized for taking a hatchet to their on-field budget in the wake of the Bernie Madoff scandal.


  19. Mets Insider: Team denies security cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | New York Daily News

    The Mets are pushing back against a report claiming that the team reduced security at Citi Field due to budget cuts. DNAinfo, citing "internal documents," reported Thursday that the team dramatically cut stadium security - by as much as 29% - from 2009-13, as the team became mired in financial issues and the Bernie Madoff lawsuit.


  20. 5 Things You Should Know About House ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | FindLaw

    ... after you've been convicted and sentenced. You can also be ordered under house arrest as a condition of bail. Bernie Madoff, charged with defrauding investors of billions of dollars, was released on $10 million bail and house arrest pending his ...