Chicago Man Fraudulently Accrued 42 Million Delta SkyBonus Points, U.S. Says

Where would you go if you had more than 40 million points with an airline? Hawaii…

Help! My Hotel Doesn’t Exist

Dear Tripped Up, On a recent family vacation to Cartagena, Colombia, we showed up for a…

‘Psychic’ Who Promised to Lift Curse Gets Prison Time

She was a 27-year-old medical student in 2007, suffering from depression and going through hard times,…

Russ Conway, 70, Dies; His Reporting Led to a Hockey Boss’s Downfall

Russ Conway, whose exposés in a Massachusetts newspaper uncovered corruption by the leader of the National…

Their Mothers Chose Donor Sperm. The Doctors Used Their Own.

Growing up in Nacogdoches, Tex., Eve Wiley learned at age 16 that she had been conceived…

Fraud Case Against Bus Maker Shows Risks of Pay Promises in City Contracts

In recent decades, government agencies across the country have used their buying power to benefit American…

The Week in Tech: Facebook Romance Scams and Banking Hacks

Each week, we review the week’s news, offering analysis about the most important developments in the…

Chinese Billionaire Indicted in $1.8 Billion Tariff Fraud Scheme

A Chinese company fraudulently exported huge amounts of aluminum to Southern California and then orchestrated bogus…

Rupert Stadler, Ex-Audi Chief, Charged With Fraud in Diesel Scandal

BERLIN — German prosecutors on Wednesday charged Rupert Stadler, the former chief executive of Volkswagen’s luxury…

5 Things to Know About Military Romance Scams on Facebook

On Facebook and Instagram, there are lottery scams, celebrity impostors and even fake Mark Zuckerbergs. There…

Facebook Connected Her to a Tattooed Soldier in Iraq. Or So She Thought.

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — On a Monday afternoon in June 2017, Renee Holland was draped in…

U.K. Man Who Made Up Child Abuse Claims Is Sentenced to 18 Years

LONDON — A man whom British prosecutors called “a serial liar and a fraud” for making…

A Foreigner Paid $200,000 for Tickets to Trump’s Inaugural. Now He Says He Was Duped.

WASHINGTON — A Ukrainian-Russian developer who wanted access to President Trump’s inauguration filed a lawsuit on…

Bribes and Backdoor Deals Help Foreign Firms Sell to China’s Hospitals

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Sara Netanyahu Cuts Plea Deal in Catering Case

JERUSALEM — Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, accepted a plea…