Constitutional amendment: More than just candidates on Nov. 4 ballot - Monroe Courier ... alternatives help those who are vulnerable to disenfranchisement, such as the elderly, and ... gates” to voter fraud and absentee ballot ... 10/27/2014 - 10:18 am | View Link
Why Smart People Fall For Investment Scams - Business Insider ... firsthand working with AARP investigating phone scams of the elderly. "They get burned and are so ashamed that they become vulnerable to the... 10/23/2014 - 10:34 am | View Link
Five Frightening New Scams Targeting Seniors - PRWeb ... she’s likely to be more vulnerable, confused ... About True Link True Link protects elderly and cognitively impaired people from scams, ... 10/22/2014 - 9:08 am | View Link
Scamwatch: prize draw letters - AOL UK ... very difficult to persuade vulnerable, often elderly, individuals that letters telling them they have won large sums of money are scams." How... 10/20/2014 - 7:54 am | View Link
Scams pose as Ebola-related charities - MSNBC Several chapters have also reported telephone scams with ... After Hurricane Sandy, officials warned that elderly people could become vulnerable to 10/18/2014 - 3:30 pm | View Link
Elderly Falkirk woman a victim of two-year-long scam Now police are appealing for help in tracing the suspect – and urging neighbours to keep a watchful eye on elderly and vulnerable members of the community ... A spokesperson for Age Scotland said: “Scams can come in many forms, from rogue traders ... 10/23/2014 - 11:21 am | View Link
BEHIND THE HEADLINES: Protecting Gwent's elderly from scammers In July this year, South Wales saw one of its biggest doorstep scams when four rogue traders were sentenced for conning elderly and vulnerable people out of more than £70,000. Two were jailed and two received suspended sentences after admitting conspiracy ... 10/21/2014 - 8:16 am | View Link
Montgomery County has new unit to fight elderly abuse A brochure warns of scams against the elderly. (NewsChannel 8 photo) It's an effort being spearheaded by the State's Attorney's Office called Crimes Against Seniors and Vulnerable Adults. The unit is targeting crimes such as financial exploitation ... 10/20/2014 - 6:24 pm | View Link
Six youths jailed for phone scams which targeted elderly and vulnerable in Herts SIX fraudsters who persuaded elderly and vulnerable residents in Hertfordshire and four other counties to part with their bank cards and PINs have been jailed. The six - all aged 18 or 19 and from north London - were sentenced at Cambridge Crown Court ... 10/16/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Editorial: Protect elderly from scams As we reported yesterday, the man's story was told at a public meeting in Ngongotaha this week held to discuss recent scams targeting residents ... but surely more could be done to protect the elderly, vulnerable and overly generous. 10/15/2014 - 1:19 pm | View Link
How to prevent elderly from becoming scam victims ... Elderly scams are the most common form of fraud. Here are some tips for caregivers to help their elderly parents avoid becoming victims of scams. 10/27/2014 - 7:44 pm | View Website
Preventing Financial Fraud and Abuse Against Older Adults ... The Victims Any person can become a victim of a financial scam. However, many older adults are at a higher risk for falling prey to a fraud or scam for various reasons. 10/27/2014 - 5:28 pm | View Website
Fraud: Scams Aimed At The Elderly | Bankrate.com Elderly victims of fraud are scammed out of some $2.6 billion a year. Bankrate lists the most popular current rip-offs and how to prevent them. 10/27/2014 - 1:25 pm | View Website
Scams What makes adults so often the victim of scams? Learn what makes older adults more vulnerable to scams and scam artists. 10/27/2014 - 3:45 am | View Website
Protecting the Elderly and Vulnerable from Financial Fraud ... Protecting the Elderly and Vulnerable from Financial Fraud and Exploitation Financial exploitation can be devastating to the victim. Research has shown that elders ... 10/26/2014 - 6:41 pm | View Website
Verizon agreed to a proposed settlement last week under which it would pay $64.2 million to settle claims that it overcharged customers who signed up for family plans.
Family SharePlan customers were allegedly billed for in-network calls that were supposed to be free, according to a class-action lawsuit filed in 2006 in a New Jersey federal court.
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This is Bonnie Cleo Andersen. She's the mother of Michella, who is 16 years old; Oliver, who is 15; and Noa, who is six. She is also a prostitute, working legally in a small house in a village in the east of Denmark.
What's the only thing that could get Rachel Maddow to sit back and crack open a few beers (non-alcoholic, of course) on the set of her own show?
Just Tea Party candidates trying to put a stop to legal abortion and access to birth control.
Specifically, Colorado Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez, who believes that intrauterine devices (IUDs) should be banned because they are "an abortifacient."
Maddow had to prepare herself for this one.
The MSNBC host relocated to her very own "man cave," where she took viewers back to elementary school health class, complete with diagrams and illustrations of the female reproductive system.
Victory over Kansas City sparks drinking, dancing and bottle throwingPolice in riot gear disperse crowds after two people shot and one stabbed A celebration in San Franciscos streets over the Giants World Series victory turned raucous and violent in some areas with people injured by gunfire, officers hurt by bottles thrown by revellers, and police making arrests.
Anchored by ace Madison Bumgarner, San Francisco made the most of their chances and turned them into an unlikely third World Series title in five seasonsBumgarner pitches Giants to World Series gloryMadison Bumgarner reared back one final time in the 2014 season. His 68th and final pitch of the night bounced off the bat of Kansas Citys Salvador Pérez and into the safe hands of third baseman Pablo Sandoval.
Slab of aluminium found on uninhabited Pacific island is from American aviators plane, says aircraft recovery groupResearchers probing the 1937 disappearance of American aviator Amelia Earharts plane believe a slab of aluminium found decades ago on an uninhabited island in the Pacific Ocean came from her aircraft. The warped piece of metal was uncovered on a 1991 voyage to the island of Nikumaroro in the Republic of Kiribati by The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR), which has spent millions of dollars searching for Earharts plane, in a project that has involved hundreds of people.