Crime

Three men charged with fraud in $100 million New Jersey deli scheme

Three men charged with fraud in $100 million New Jersey deli scheme

Three men have been charged with fraud and other crimes in a scheme involving a company that was worth $100 million on the stock market when it had only a small New Jersey deli in its name, federal authorities announced on Monday. The three men – James Patten, 63, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina; Peter Coker …

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The people who control chess cheaters: “We’ve built a crime scene analysis for every player in the world”

Ddid a teenager cheat to defeat the world chess champion? This question has thrown the chess world into turmoil since September 4, when its best player, 31-year-old Magnus Carlsen, abruptly withdrew from the $350,000 Sinquefield Cup in St Louis after a stunning loss to the lowest ranked 19 year old. Hans Nieman. Carlsen did not …

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Nikola founder Trevor Milton stands trial for fraud, capping stunning rise and fall

Nikola founder Trevor Milton stands trial for fraud, capping stunning rise and fall

US Nikola CEO and Founder Trevor Milton speaks during the presentation of his new all-electric battery-powered and hydrogen fuel cell trucks in partnership with CNH Industrial, at an event in Turin, Italy, on December 2, 2019. Massimo Pinca | Reuters The founder of electric tractor-trailer maker Nikola Motor is on trial on fraud charges related …

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