With rising food rates and an increase in food imports, food fraud is a growing problem that costs the industry up to $15 billion a year.» Read More
Attorney General Eric Holder announces a lawsuit against Apple. CNBC's Jon Fortt discusses details of the lawsuit.
From an artificial leg for a person who doesn’t need it to doling out cash to the homeless, fraudsters are finding ways to bilk the U.S. health care system to the tune of an estimated $80 billion a year.
The U.S. Supreme Court’s debate over the constitutionally of the Affordable Care Act and the future of health care in America has dominated the national conversation for weeks. What’s not been as widely discussed is a little known provision in “Obamacare”, which, if overturned completely, could end up costing the taxpayers billions of dollars.
Of all government programs, Medicare is particularly vulnerable to fraud. Find out how to avoid becoming a victim.
Richard West, a 63-year-old Vietnam veteran, blew the whistle on the largest home health care fraud in history. Now he's in danger of losing his Medicaid benefits.
There is the modern war against health care fraud—fraud that saps at least $80 billion a year from government health programs including Medicare and Medicaid.
There is the modern war against health care fraud—fraud that saps an estimated $80 billion a year from government health programs including Medicare and Medicaid.
The Supreme Court concluded its first day of arguments on President Obama's health reform law. CNBC's Hampton Pearson reports.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on whether Greece is on the verge of the largest sovereign restructuring deal in history, or whether a "credit event" will be activated. Also, KNTV's Scott Budman has the story on the Justice Department warning Apple and five major publishers it will sue them for price rigging eBooks for the iPad, and Starbucks is getting into the single-cup coffee business.
Before anyone had heard of Bernie Madoff, Minnesota businessman Tom Petters carried out the largest Ponzi scheme in U.S. history.
Rajaratnam tapped a vast network of Wall Street insiders to funnel him inside information. Read on to go inside this Wall Street scandal!
Shielding assets from the tax man or from overly inquisitive regulators is a time-honored strategy for the wealthy. Some turn to secretive financial havens like Switzerland or the Cayman Islands. Or there’s always Fernley, Nevada.
CNBC's David Faber has the details on the FCC's prohibiting LightSquared from ground-based mobile services.
Citigroup was forced to write off $50 million after two traders accused of attempting to influence global lending rates left the bank, according to people familiar with a worldwide investigation that is gathering pace, the Financial Times reports.
More than a dozen traders and brokers in London and Asia have been fired, suspended or put on leave by their employers as a multinational probe into alleged manipulation of crucial global lending rates accelerates, the Financial Times reports.
Unregistered passengers might have been aboard the stricken cruise liner that capsized off the Tuscan island of Giglio, a top rescue official said, raising the possibility that the number of missing might be higher than previously announced.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on moves in the market making some headlines, with James Koutoulas, Typhon Capital Mgmt. CEO.
Discussing rising oil prices today as Iran threatens to cut off the key oil shipping route through the Strait of Hormuz, with Dan Dicker, Merc Bloc.
CNBC's Eamon Javers has the details on the government's settlement against BofA's Countrywide unit.
Attorney General Eric Holder announces the details of the settlement related to Countrywide's lending practices.