• Jordan moves thousands of troops to Iraq border Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 11:11 AM ET
    A Jordanian soldier on patrol in Amman, Jordan on Feb. 10, 2015. Jordan moves thousands of troops to Iraq border.

    Jordan deployed "thousands" of troops to the border with Iraq in a campaign against ISIS militants who set a pilot ablaze. NBC News reports.

  • $386M allegedly gone, investors fear bitcoin Ponzi Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 3:24 PM ET
    A man speaks on a phone in a store displaying a bitcoin sign in Hong Kong, Feb. 28, 2014.

    Bitcoin investors are reportedly claiming that Hong Kong-based MyCoin has suddenly closed, and stolen millions in the process.

  • Instagram posts lead to robbery Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 3:15 PM ET

    Valuable goods posted on Instagram led to a house being robbed in Philadelphia, according to the Philadelphia Daily News.

  • US pot may be solving Mexico's murder problem Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 11:08 AM ET
    Mexican soldiers stand amidst poppy flowers and marijuana plants during an operation at Petatlan hills in Guerrero state, Mexico.

    Mexican marijuana growers are losing out as legal weed proliferates across the United States—and this helps Mexico, Global Post reports.

  • Busting Wall Street spy ring  Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 4:33 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers asked Assistant Attorney General for National Security John Carlin about ways in which foreign spies gather information about Wall Street.

  • Intuit investigates TurboTax fraud  Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 2:47 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Intuit has temporarily halted transmission of state income tax returns nationwide after detecting an increase in suspicious filing.

  • Eike Batista's now a negative billionaire Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 2:37 PM ET
    Eike Batista's seized Lamborghini

    Police seized six vehicles, computers, mobile phones, watches and roughly $32,500 in cash from the Brazilian business magnate.

  • Son pleads not guilty in financier's death Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 8:33 AM ET
    Thomas Gilbert Jr.

    Thomas Gilbert Jr. is accused of murdering the 70-year-old founder of Wainscott Capital Partners in a dispute over a cut on his monthly allowance.

  • Another reason for Wall Streeters to avoid cocaine Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 2:31 PM ET

    Cocaine users seem to not to feel the losses associated with bad predictions, and this may mean their brains have more trouble learning from mistakes.

  • Anthem hack exposes up to 80 million  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 1:14 PM ET

    The data breach at Anthem Inc. could be the largest breaches ever of a health care company. CNBC's Bertha Coombs and Eamon Javers, provide insight to the hack.

  • Medical records stolen  Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 1:14 PM ET

    The big data breach at health care company Anthem Inc. is raising concerns in the industry. Don Jackson, Threat Intelligence director at PhishLabs, provides perspective.

  • He's a former FBI agent but the worst crook ever! Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 12:08 PM ET
    Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) leaves US District Court on December 23, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Grimm pleaded guilty to one count of felony tax fraud.

    Former Crazy Eddie CFO Sam Antar is a self-proclaimed former crook. And even he wouldn't want to do business with disgraced politician Michael Grimm.

  • Obama cyber czar: Anthem hack 'quite concerning' Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 10:55 AM ET

    President Obama's cybersecurity adviser said he was concerned about a data breach at health insurer Anthem that has affected up to 80 million people.

  • Dead prosecutor wanted to charge Argentine prez Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 2:22 PM ET
    Argentine President Cristina Kirchner

    Alberto Nisman drafted a warrant for the arrest of Argentine President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. The New York Times reports.

  • 16 indicted in $10M identity theft, tax return scam Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 9:49 AM ET

    A grand jury indicted 16 people in an identity theft ring that prosecutors say caused the IRS to pay more than $10 million in fraudulent refunds.

  • Watch the cops hunt down Super Bowl counterfeiters Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 11:17 AM ET
    Seized goods included counterfeit National Football League (NFL) branded sportswear, designer clothing, videos, smartphones and electronic audio products worth over $800,000 are displayed during a news conference in Phoenix.

    Federal law enforcement officials are stepping up their efforts to crack down on counterfeit Super Bowl goods.

  • Migrant laborers at work on the pier in front of a Thai fishing boat in Sattahip, Thailand's Rayong province in 2011

    A motley group of Thai civilians frustrated by their government's lackluster response to human trafficking have taken up arms to patrol a smuggling route.

  • Half-a-billion-dollar fraud nets homes, teddy bears Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 3:28 PM ET

    Big homes and millions in antiques including teddy bears. Inside a half-billion fraud scheme run by two high-profile millionaires.

  • Jailed mafia hit man to meet with LA business leaders Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 9:41 AM ET
    Steve Soboroff, Los Angeles Police Commission President

    An imprisoned mafia hit man met with wealthy business leaders to discuss criminal inner-workings with the help of an LAPD escort. NBC News reports.

  • Gold stolen from Wells Fargo museum Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 7:47 PM ET
    In this file photo, people enter and exit the Wells Fargo History Museum in San Francisco.

    Three masked men used an SUV to smash their way into a San Francisco Wells Fargo History museum stealing 10 ounces of gold.

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American Greed

  • A former Army intelligence officer known as "Mr. X" stole millions through a fake veteran's charity and eluded authorities by using an array of false identities. No one figured out who he really was or where he came from until he made one misstep ...

  • When reporter Jeff Testerman visits the home of retired navy commander Bobby Thompson, he finds quarters unfit for an officer.

  • Investigators follow a trail of stolen identities with plenty of twists and turns in the case of fugitive Bobby Thompson, a self-proclaimed retired navy lieutenant commander with a background in intelligence. His fingerprints are nowhere to be found in the United States, Canada or through Interpol.