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CNBC's Tyler Mathisen and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera discuss reports saying regulators in China have uncovered $10 billion in fake currency trades.
A month after bolting from court barefoot, New York investor relations executive Michael Lucarelli pleads guilty on his 52nd birthday.
A man in United Parcel Service uniform fatally shot two workers on Tuesday and then killed himself at a UPS facility in Birmingham, Alabama, police said.
A U.S. court has shut down Butterfly Labs, a Missouri company the FTC alleges deceptively marketed computers designed to produce bitcoins.
In their fight against cartels such as the Knights Templar, Mexican soldiers and marines have confiscated tons of minerals. GlobalPost reports.
An anonymous tipster living abroad will be receiving $30 million, in the largest whistleblower award ever.
Fishery poaching is wiping out shoreline stocks and pushing poor fishermen from some countries toward piracy.
A federal jury on Thursday convicted former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland of crimes in related to a campaign finance scheme.
Hundreds of Baltimore Ravens fans formed a half-mile line to exchange their Ray Rice #27 jerseys.
The SEC said Trendon Shavers used the online moniker "pirateat40" to raise more than 732,000 bitcoin from February 2011 to August 2012.
Home Depot said 56 million card details were likely stolen in a data breach between April and September at its stores in the US and Canada.
Attorney General Eric Holder must send a message to Wall Street, one attorney told CNBC.
Ivan Schneider was 36 when he bought "the prettiest" Jaguar XKE convertible. Now 82, he's finally getting his hot wheels back.
New Apple phones include a theft deterrent system that enables users to lock their devices and wipe them clean of data if stolen.
Senate Armed Services Committee's investigation found Chinese hackers breached US defense contractors.
An investigation into a southern New Mexico dairy launched after an activist recorded secret video showing workers abusing the livestock.
State Street has asked its foreign exchange trading chief to stay away from the office, Dow Jones reported, citing unnamed sources.
But Bob McNair also says he stands 100 percent behind NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in his capacity to run the league.
The U.S. formally joined ReCAAP, a Singapore-based, multinational organization battling piracy at sea.
A Germany-based Chinese shoe company says the CEO and COO have gone missing—and so has the company's cash.
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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 ...
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.