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A pastor in Chicago peddled religion for a payday. Rev. Clarence Smith, Jr. allegedly used his storefront church, New Life Impact Church in the Lawndale neighborhood, as a way to make himself wealthy, according to New York Post. Rev. Smith, 45, allegedly defrauded the federal Child and Adult Care Food Program that is administered by…

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Former NFL superstars Clinton Portis, Joe Horn and multiple other ex-players have either been arrested, or soon will be, after allegedly defrauding the league’s retirement health care fund of millions of dollars, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. According to court documents obtained from the results of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe, Portis…

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Former reality star Apollo Nida has been released from prison. Nida, 40, was serving out an eight-year sentence in federal prison after being convicted of defrauding the U.S. Department of the Treasury and scamming citizens. He left the FCI in Fort Dix, New Jersey, and moved to a Philadelphia halfway house on June 4, 2019,…

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The most recent Georgia gubernatorial race was full of highly charged divisive politics and accusations of racism by some candidates. The failed campaign of Georgia state Sen. Michael Williams (R), was a prime example of such tactics. Edwards infamously drove around in what he called a “deportation bus,” with messages that called for the arrest…

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A presumed medically fragile child named Christopher, 8, has had a difficult life full of hospital visits and major surgeries. He now faces another crisis after being placed in foster care, his mom put in jail and his father fighting for custody of him because of a sick lie. His mother, Kaylene Bowen, 34, was…

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Comedy and entertainment legend Steve Harvey has been hit with a lawsuit that alleges fraud. According to TMZ, Vincent Dimmock was hired by Harvey to raise funds for the Steve and Marjorie Harvey Foundation. The foundation is well-known for its philanthropic works that includes summer camps, trips to Disneyworld and aid to many community organizations.…

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It seems that the news of church pastors taking advantage of their congregation by pimping God is never going to end. The latest pastor to join the ranks is Rev. Mark Q. Stafford of New Birth Powerplex Ministries in O’Fallon, Missouri, a suburb of St. Louis. Stafford used his position to convince 31 people to…

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Terry Wayne Millender was once viewed as an upstanding member of the Alexandria, Virginia community. With 28 years of ministry, he was able to develop a large membership base at his Victorious Life Church. However, Millender, and his wife Brenda Millender, are being accused of stealing from the people who they were suppose to give…

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Wells Fargo engaged in a massive, years-long bank fraud scam that affected millions of customers. As previously reported, the bank has fired over 5K employees who created fake accounts and moved funds around without the permission of its customers. This includes employees who have come forward stating that they were pressured by supervisors to engage…

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If you’re a Wells Fargo bank customer you should start gathering your past bank records. It has been revealed that  workers at the banking giant have been manipulating depositor’s money and accounts. A federal investigation revealed that employees of Wells Fargo across the country have been illegally opening new accounts that include checking, savings and…

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Youree Dell Harris, aka Ms. Cleo (Photo Credit: Screenshot Ms. Cleo vintage TV ad)

The name of psychic Ms. Cleo and her famous “Call Me Now” slogan was a well known commercial during the ’90s. Her commercials were mainly seen during talk shows and soap operas and generated millions for the psychic call in line. But her career and the network all came crashing down after a scandal revealed that Ms. Cleo…

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Democratic Rep. Chaka Fattah of Pennsylvania offered House Speaker Paul Ryan his resignation from the House effective October 3 following his conviction on charges of racketeering, fraud and money laundering. “I’m very sad about the verdict the jury rendered yesterday and because of that, my resignation is effective Oct. 3, 2016. Despite my resignation I…

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