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

    7 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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  2. Make My DayTHE Joys of Turning 42Read the original story

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

    7 hrs ago | 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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  4. PwC, Citco Must Face Madoff Feeder Fund Class ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Law.com

    Last June, when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit vacated a decision certifying a class of Bernie Madoff victims suing PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Citco Group Ltd., we wrote that the ruling could spell big trouble for the Madoff "feeder fund" investors who brought the case. Well, the disaster has been averted, leaving PwC and Citco squarely in the plaintiffs' sights once again.

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  5. 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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  6. Madoff brother's mansion nets $3.5M for victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | USA Today

    Peter Madoff's former Old Westbury, N.Y. mansion sold for $3.5 million in a real estaet closing expected to help repay victims of the Ponzi scheme run by his notorious brother Bernard Madoff. Madoff brother's mansion nets $3.5M for victims Peter Madoff's former Old Westbury, N.Y. mansion sold for $3.5 million in a real estaet closing expected to help repay victims of the Ponzi scheme run by his notorious brother Bernard Madoff.

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  7. Feds: Old Westbury home of Peter Madoff sold to pay off swindled investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Newsday

    The palatial Old Westbury home of Peter Madoff, who pleaded guilty over two years ago to charges related to his brother Bernard's giant Wall Street swindle, sold for $3.5 million and the cash will be used to help pay off investors, federal officials said Wednesday. Peter Madoff's five bedroom and seven bath home at 34 Pheasant Run was originally reported to have been listed for $4.495 million... The palatial Old Westbury home of Peter Madoff, who pleaded guilty over two years ago to charges related to his brother Bernard's giant Wall Street swindle, sold for $3.5 million and the cash will be used to help pay off investors, federal officials said Wednesday.

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

    Yesterday | 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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  9. On Native GroundENDING an Endless War is Getting Harder to doRead the original story

    May 23, 2013 | American Reporter

    I don't hate the Yankees or the Mets, the Lions or the Packers, the Lightning or the Bruins, the Celtics or the Lakers or the Heat. I once hated Roy Cohn, instinctually, but he died.

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  10. Little-known Dodd-Frank rule change may hurt start-upsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Hill

    The conversation around implementation and rulemaking of the Dodd-Frank Financial Reform legislation, which became law in 2010, has been focused on issues such as margin requirements for derivatives, bans on proprietary trading and other bank centric capital standards. Lost in the debate is a little known part of the legislation which requires the United States Securities and Exchange Commission to revisit the definition of an accredited investor.

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  11. Second Circuit Holds That SIPA Does Not Permit an Inflation or...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | jdsupra.com

    ... customers of defunct broker-dealers to the pre-liquidation status quo . In re Bernard L. Madoff arises out of Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme. Claimants-Appellants ("Claimants"), former investors of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC ...

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  12. Get Hard Red-Band Trailer Throws in Swearing and Nazi NudityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Collider

    ... directorial debut of Tropic Thunder and Men in Black 3 scribe Etan Cohen , the film stars Will Ferrell as a Bernie Madoff -type wealthy investment banker who enlists the man who washes his car ( Kevin Hart ) to help prepare him for a ...

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  13. 7 oddball tax deductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CBS News

    ... losses to be deducted. While the agency issued some guidance after investors lost a reported $65 billion in Bernie Madoff's investment scam, this deduction covers anyone who has lost money in a Ponzi scheme. There are some hoops to jump through ...

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  14. If it sounds too good . . .Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... highly unlikely that any money will be recovered. The convictions come more than five years after New York's Bernie Madoff - perhaps the most infamous Ponzi con artist in modern times - was sent to jail for what has been described as the largest ...

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

    Sunday Mar 1 | 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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  16. Wantage needs judge with a reputation above reproachRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | New Jersey Herald

    ... and Sussex shared-services folks were too stupid to know? Bassani is not the only person who holds this view. Bernie Madoff, Rod Blagojevich and Jon Corzine appear to be in agreement, as is Mayor Bill Gaechter, who refers to Gavan as a "fine ...

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  17. Your Finances: Tips to become a savvy consumerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Times Herald-Record

    ... last 24 months to see if there is any credit history requests listed that you did not authorize. In our post-Bernie Madoff world, many consumers are skeptical about investing. The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority has a free service called ...

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  18. CPAC 2015: The six most controversial things said by NRA head Wayne LaPierreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Independent

    ... caught lying and cheating and stealing and running our entire economy with a Ponzi scheme that's so big even Bernie Madoff wouldn't have the spine to try it, no body goes to jail." "I've got news for the media. Your First Amendment right is not ...

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  19. Meet the man with the finance magic ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Financial Times

    ... a lawyer who would later become celebrated in France for representing victims of the ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff. In 2005 Aviva told Les Echos around 30 holders of the magic contracts had taken legal action. The family George won their first court ...

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  20. Goodbye, bankruptcy; hello, possibilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | RecordNET

    ... 9 can be recommended as a means to a better city. It's costly and contentious and gets worse publicity than Bernie Madoff. But Stockton got out from under a mountain of debt. It clarified the bad government that allowed the bad practices that led to ...

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