Man pleads guilty to ATM skimming in 3 states

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Romanian man has pleaded guilty to his role in an ATM skimming scheme that resulted in the theft of nearly $900,000 from bank customers in Massachusetts, New York and New J...

3rd defendant sentenced in Gulf Coast skimmer case

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — A Brazilian man is the third and final defendant sentenced in connection with the placing of a card skimmer on a Mississippi Gulf Coast ATM. WLO...

Taiwanese suspect posted Instagram photo of bloody finger on night Canadian English teacher murdered

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwanese-Canadian man who is suspected of purchasing the machetes used in the grisly murder and dismemberment of a Canadian English teacher allegedly posted a photo of a b...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 2, the 245th day of 2018. There are 120 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 2, 1...

5 arrested in crime ring led by man nicknamed Willy Wonka

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts authorities say they have shut down a multistate ATM and vehicle theft ring run by a career criminal known as Willy Wonka or "the Chocolate Man." Th...

Update: Six foreign suspects in murder of Canadian English teacher identified, may have fled Taiwan

Update: Police have now identified six suspects, all foreigners, who may be involved in the brutal murder of a Canadian English teacher. Apple Daily reports that the six foreign suspects include a Rus...

Police suspect 2 may have murdered Canadian English teacher after machetes found

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The discovery of two machetes at the riverbank where the dismembered body of a Canadian English teacher was discovered in New Taipei City yesterday is causing the police to sus...

ATMs across Taiwan crash due to 'mainframe error'

Automatic teller machines (ATMs) around Taiwan crashed Saturday morning and were down for two hours, crippling inter-bank transactions, the government-sponsored Financial Information Service Co. (FISC...

FBI warned of worldwide ATM scheme 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A few days after the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) issued a confidential worldwide warning of a potential ATM cyber attack, hackers stole over US$13.5 millio...

Your house isn't a piggy bank

Your home equity could keep you afloat in retirement or bail you out in an emergency — but not if you spend it first. U.S. homeowners are sitting on nearly $6 trillion of home value ...

How to stretch summer job money

Toiling behind the ice cream counter or sweating on the lifeguard stand aren't just rites of passage for college students. You might need summer job money to help cover the ever-rising cost of tuition...

Donor helping fraudsters, offshore bettors backs Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — One customer was a debt collector that threatened to jail people if they didn't pay back loans that they never took out. Another was an offshore gambling operation that hid bets behind...

Chase Expands Cardless Access to 15,000 ATMs Nationwide

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--Chase today announced that customers can now get cash through their phone’s mobile wallet at nearly all of its 16,000 ATMs nationwide, as well as access to all ...

Security Fears Threaten Biometric Payments Growth Reveals TNS Report

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 31, 2018--Biometric payments are poised for significant growth, but substantial consumer security concerns could put its future at risk according to a new report from...

IDEMIA WISE Platform Delivers Contactless Payments as Confirmed by Proof of Concept

COLOMBES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2018--Over the 3 month proof-of-concept with the National Payment Corporation of Vietnam (“NAPAS”), IDEMIA and NAPAS together found that under laboratory con...