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New York Times Fooled by Mexican Populist Demagogue

In 2006 Mexico averted what would have been a disaster for Mexico, the United States and Latin America. Felipe Calderon of the PAN party narrowly defeated Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador or AMLO of the PRD party in one of the closest and most amazing n

Queens, NY: 2 scammer-robbers target elderly wanted by police (corrected)

News Correction: These 2 guys are on the run and wanted by the police. Steve Demetro and John George preyed on the elderly folks, posed as utility workers to break into homes and steal from them.

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Identity Theft: New way to rob a bank

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Internet Home Based Business Opportunity – Advantages of Your Own Business at Home

There are many companies that need experienced employees at an overwhelming rate every week. While many people are joining these corporations, there is also a very large number that is getting out of them. Millions of ordinary folks are discovering t

The New Iraq: Genocide of the Gentle

Of all the physical damage that has been done to Iraq, the greatest damage has been done to the culture itself. Iraq has lost much of her cultural capital. Cultural capital as evidenced in the arts, education, healthcare, science, social justice, e

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Gift Card Scam Warning

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Beware Of Missed Calls It Could Be A Scam

You notice a missed call on your phone from an unfamiliar number and decide to find out who it was. What you don't realise is that your return call is being diverted to a premium service for which you'll be charged. This is just one of many phone s

Fastest Track To MBA: Buy Your Degree and be a Professor for $210 USD

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Product Review: SpamArrest

Does any of this sound familiar? You get so much spam that you have to keep your finger on the delete button whenever you check your email. Then you inevitably erase the one or two important messages that you really needed to see, so you have to sift

Save Your Money by Avoiding Home Business Scams

How many times have you heard about or received an offer for an apparent great home business opportunity? You know, lots of claims of income and then at the bottom of the website or sales page or infomercial picture, on your television, they have a d

Ways Of Boosting Affiliate Commissions

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Dangerous Partnership

This is a short and simple partnership offer, likely to be money laundering scam. Anything that is similar, please ignore. Good and real jobs don't land on your email without solicitation. ----- Forwarded Message ----From: CMIEC PLC <woo_yeng3@lib

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Warning – Fake Paypal Email Scam

Attached below is the fake paypal email. Those who are not familiar with such scams could easily fall in the trap because the layout and theme is similar to PayPal. Always remember: 1. Never click on any link in an email to update an account containi

HotScams is Back!!!

Sorry guys, I was sent to China for the past months and it has been a hectic time at work. Anyway, it's time to get back working on this site now.Are there any scams in China? Ofcourse, there are scams everywhere, so China(though a great country) is not spared from...

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