Crime

Texas man charged with coronavirus relief fraud in DOJ crackdown

Samuel Yates, 32, of Maud, Texas, has been charged with violations of wire fraud, bank fraud and false statements to a financial institution and to the Small Business Administration after allegedly seeking more than $5 million in PPP loans through the CARES Act.

NFL players accused of armed robbery at South Florida party

MIAMI  — Police in South Florida are trying to find two NFL players -- New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker and Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar -- after multiple witnesses accused them of an armed robbery at a party, authorities said Thursday.

What is a money mule scheme?

Some scammers are capitalizing on coronavirus-caused money problems by tricking people into serving as money mules.