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The Next Generation of Fake News

On March 2, 2018 By jpdorris

On February 16, 2018, the Justice Department issued an indictment charging the Internet Research Agency, a Russian organization employing hundreds of individuals and having a budget over a million dollars, and thirteen individuals with trying to influence the 2016 election. The organization allegedly studied audience engagement with social media posts and then posed as [...]

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MLB Salary Skimming–The Underbelly of Opportunity

On November 30, 2010 By Alex Payne

As Major League Baseball (MLB) continues the post-steroid cleanup, yet another ugly issue has raised its head–salary kickbacks for front office personnel and scouts which deprive young Latin American baseball prospects of hundreds of thousands of dollars in signing bonus money. After a lengthy federal investigation, criminal indictments were filed against [...]

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“Barefoot Bandit” Set for Arraignment Thursday

On November 17, 2010 By Joe Cesta

Colton Harris-Moore, better known as the “Barefoot Bandit,” will be arraigned tomorrow, November 18, after being indicted on November 10. Harris-Moore gained notoriety in July when news sources caught wind of his wild exploits and regaled the American public with his tales.

To review, prior to his July 11 arrest in [...]

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