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Fyre Festival's Billy McFarland seeks plea deal on fraud charges

The failed Fyre Festival founder is looking for a break after bilking investors. Billy McFarland, 25, is in negotiating a plea deal after prosecutors say he duped two investors  — who backed the Bahamas debacle  — out of $ 1.2 ...

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Ex-Hells Angels boss Sonny Barger a wife-beating fraud: new book

Ralph “Sonny” Barger. (Mario Magnani/Getty Images) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Saturday, September 17, 2016, 5:39 PM Sonny Barger, the notorious and feared leader of the Hells Angels, was actually a hell-raising hypocrite who relied more on his biker mystique than ...

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A Silicon Valley Dream Collapses in Allegations of Fraud

Along with the start-up, Mr. Choi’s personal credibility is on the line. As he built WrkRiot, the entrepreneur said that he graduated from the Stern School of Business at New York University and that he worked at J. P. Morgan ...

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Trump pumps up Pa. supporters about potential voter fraud

Trump pumps up Pa. supporters about potential voter fraud (Evan Vucci/AP) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, August 12, 2016, 11:26 PM If he loses, it’s not his fault. Donald Trump said Friday the only way Hillary Clinton will win Pennsylvania ...

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Florida teen ‘Dr. Love’ arrested again on new fraud charges

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 5:53 PM The South Florida teen accused of pretending to be a doctor was arrested again on new fraud charges Tuesday night, police said. Malachi Love-Robinson, the 18-year-old who has been dubbed ...

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Can you figure out which of these two hot dogs is a fraud?

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, January 14, 2016, 1:19 PM “Is a hot dog a sandwich?” is so 2015. The calendar year brings forth an even bigger frankfurter-focused burning question — is that a real hot dog or a work ...

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Fraud probe was fueled by Daraprim stunt: ‘Pharma bro’

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, December 21, 2015, 4:26 AM Seth Wenig/AP Martin Shkreli contends investigators were out to get him because he raised the price of his drug Daraprim and took on an online troll persona on social media. ...

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