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How to protect your credit card after a security breach

A security breach at Target may have compromised some 40 million credit and debit card accounts, especially if you shopped at Target over the Black Friday weekend. But it could have affected you even if you […]

12/19/2013

Nathan Louis Campbell, 38, a transient from Colorado, in Los Angeles Superior Court, Aug. 6, 2013. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Tourists testify of Venice Beach auto rampage terror

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police officers were expected to take the stand after witnesses from around the world testified in several languages about the terror they felt when a black sedan plowed through a crowd […]

12/18/2013

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Student gives back $1,800 after ATM mistake

NEWARK, Del. (AP) – A University of Delaware student has returned $1,800 that was mistakenly dispensed when he went to a campus ATM.

03/04/2013

Ex-police officer pleads guilty to grand theft

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — A former Southern California police officer has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $60,000 from a law enforcement football organization that raised money for youth scholarships.

12/19/2012

Banks extend fee waivers for storm-hit customers

(AP) — Some of the nation’s biggest banks have extended temporary waivers on a variety of fees and late charges for residents of states hit hard by Superstorm Sandy. It’s an effort to ease pressure […]

11/04/2012

Bank fees further erode free checking accounts

CHICAGO (AP) – Truly free checking accounts are becoming rarer as banks add more fees to boost their profits. Financial data publisher Bankrate says a survey shows only 39 percent of non-interest checking accounts are […]

09/24/2012