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With just a phone number and some personal information about their victim off social media, this extortion scheme has become big business.
The executive director of Alibaba Pictures has been detained by Chinese authorities as part of a graft investigation.
The British government told all U.K. tourists to leave Tunisia because a terrorist attack is "highly likely".
Criminals and hackers are getting more creative by exploiting technology. Case in point? Virtual kidnapping and holding one's data hostage is becoming more pervasive. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky reports.
More ships are falling victim to maritime crime in Southeast Asia, with a 22 percent increase on the same time last year.
Subway and Jared Fogle suspend their relationship after the pitchman's home was raided by federal and state investigators.
As the number of kidnappings around the world rises, companies like Pilgrims Group are providing simulated kidnapping training courses for journalists, NGO workers, and other employees. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky takes us through the course.
The business of kidnapping, ransom, and extortion is a multi-billion dollar industry for the companies responsible for insuring, training, and providing hostage negotiation services. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
The Robocall credit card scam continues to plague U.S. customers, here's why, NBC News reports.
Subway spokesman Jared Fogle is reportedly the subject of a child porn investigation in Indiana.
The nation is a patchwork of laws when it comes to regulating fireworks. Still, legality seems to have little to do with people injuring themselves.
Golfer Phil Mickelson is the "unnamed gambling client" mentioned in a plea agreement taken by another man charged in a money laundering case, sources said.
A young woman who sued her former executive boss over allegations of sexual conquest, betrayal and stalking was awarded $18 million by a federal jury.
Escaped inmate David Sweat was shot near the Canadian border Sunday, officials with knowledge of the investigation and manhunt told NBC News.
President Barack Obama delivered a eulogy remembering the nine victims of the South Carolina church massacre, NBC News reports.
French media are reporting that a chemical factory has been targeted with reports of one body being found.
A $96 million Ponzi scheme left investors broke, but CNBC's Andrea Day reports some could get some money back.
China's latest stomach-turning food scandal has come from reports that traders were peddling tons of meat frozen for 40 years. The New York Times reports.
California once again has the most car thefts per capita, a recent National Insurance Crime Bureau report found, NBC News reports.
Inventory loss due to shoplifting, employee or supplier fraud and errors cost U.S. retailers an estimated $44 billion in 2014, according to a survey.