By Leesa Bingham, Marketing – Authorities Uncovered Coordinated Conspiracy Rhode Island authorities recently uncovered a coordinated conspiracy to steal various big ticket items in several states. The planned items totaled around $700,000 and several of the planned items had already been stolen. Officials say that nine people were involved in the ...
June 15, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Leesa Bingham, Marketing – A decade ago, author Forrest Fenn hid a treasure chest somewhere in the United States, and published a poem with hints as to its location. Fenn claimed that the contents of the chest had a value of about $2 million. This caught the attention of many ...
May 25, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Leesa Bingham, Marketing – New Hampshire Police Department’s Captain Michael Wagner was recently charged with tax fraud related to profits from the sale of firearms, according to the District of Masachussetts Attorney's Office. Wagner allegedly used a 25 percent law enforcement discount to purchase assault rifles and subsequently sold them ...
May 15, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Leesa Bingham, Marketing – A decade ago, a woman in Montana was looking to sell her family farm and wanted some financial advice. She hired Michael VanAuken, who claimed to be a lawyer and an accountant. Between 2011 and 2015, he told the family that he was investing their money, ...
April 7, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Dhina Clement, Marketing – Jean Patrice Delia, performance engineer at General Electric Company (GE) pleaded guilty to conspiring to steal trade secrets from the company to launch his own company to compete against GE. Delia and his business partner Sernas downloaded over 800 files, including trade secrets before he got ...
March 20, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Lucas Van De Graaff, Marketing– Vin Diesel is one of the world’s most beloved and famous actors, and there’s little wonder why Chinese cinema has joined the many nations trying to cash in on his success. There are plans to make a fourth movie in his xXx series lineup and ...
March 17, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Xochitl Bott, Marketing – In the United States, donuts are a sweet tooth for many people. They are found everywhere, from the grocery store to coffee shops. But one donut shop placed their sights on something more valuable than donuts. In Central New York, there is a line of donut ...
March 3, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Lucas Van De Graaff, Marketing – The TV show “Shark Tank” is where the best product campaign ideas are invested in, the ones that will make a lot of money and will take off. I imagine they must have a good screening process into the legitimacy of one’s product lineup ...
February 20, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Megan Porter, Marketing – One of the top causes of loss in large companies is when someone embezzles money. But large companies are not the only ones embezzling effects. Small companies and even labor unions must be on the watch for embezzling and other forms of financial misuse. Such was the ...
February 17, 2021Tami Mickelsen
By Leesa Bingham, Marketing – In 2009, Richard and Mayumi Heene informed authorities that their son, Falcon, had accidentally floated into the sky on a homemade weather balloon. Nearby Denver International Airport shut down as authorities and rescue workers looked for the missing boy. Eventually, the weather balloon landed, but Falcon ...
February 8, 2021Tami Mickelsen
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