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U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announces the settlements with global financial institutions in connection with long-running manipulation of the Foreign Exchange (FOREX) spot market.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the fines for banks in the currency manipulation scandal.
Social media scams that target lonely hearts were the leading drivers of Internet fraud in 2014, the FBI reported in a survey of computer crime.
The DEA and the NYPD seized 70 kilos of heroin with a street value of about $50 million and arrested two in the Bronx.
A Santa Cruz County Superior Court judge sentenced her to 6 years in prison, according to NBC affiliate KSBW.
Patent trolls took a hit in 2014, but they aren't dead yet. Patent litigation dropped for the first time in five years, according to a new study.
A Russian wealthy businessman who died suspiciously in 2012 may have been poisoned with a rare toxic plant. Bill Browder, CEO of Hermitage Capital Management, discusses.
Picasso paintings stolen in Paris were purchased by a Russian billionaire from a powerful art advisor now accused of fraud, according to lawyers.
Cash or currency make up the majority of the property seized by law enforcement for criminal convictions or suspected crimes.
UK police said they had arrested seven suspects, over a multi-million pound raid in London's jewelry business district last month.
Human urine, cyanide and rats' droppings are just a handful of poisonous ingredients found in fake beauty products hitting the U.K.
When China listed its leading 100 fugitives accused of economic crimes, it included 40 people believed to be hiding in the U.S. The NYT reports.
An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohammed Morsi to death over his part in a mass prison break in 2011.
As technology evolves, should you be more worried about your personal products being hacked? Jeff Lanza, Retired FBI Special Agent, and Arik Hesseldahl, Re/code senior editor, provide perspective.
How a mother-daughter duo conned their victim, sole heir to a family tree farm fortune, according to investigators.
A man has been arrested by the secret service, for flying a small drone near the White House. NBC's Edward Lawrence reports.
Banks have gotten safer in more ways than one since the financial crisis.
CNBC's Andrea Day reports on one mother-daughter crime team that left a sole heir to a family fortune out of millions of dollars.
Baidu, China's popular search engine, fired eight executives after criminal investigations endangered the company's image.
One person was shot near New York City's Penn Station, after trying to attack two officers with a hammer, WNBC reported.
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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 ...
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