Mar 22, 2013 It seems like con artists are dreaming up new scams every week -- and often seniors fall prey to the trickery. But why?
Rowan Moore Gerety
Feb 15, 2013 More than 5 million homes have been lost to foreclosure since 2006. That's a lot of real estate, and con artists are determined to put it to good use.
Aug 22, 2012 From Nigeria, the Wall Street Journal has a provocative piece this morning on how the country's protecting its oil industry. The government's paying warlords, thieves and terrorists to guard the same oil pipelines they once plundered.
Mar 30, 2012 A Big Y supermarket clerk helps a Connecticut woman from falling victim to a scam.
Mar 23, 2012 The U.S. Department of Justice takes AT&T to court over yet another Nigerian scam.
Mar 21, 2012 How would the IMF and the World Bank really change if the new leader was appointed from a developing nation instead of the U.S.?
Jan 9, 2012 We speak to Marketplace's senior foreign editor, John Buckley, about protests going on in Nigeria over corruption in the government, and the recent cut of oil subsidies there.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 2, 2012 Nigerians are expressing outrage this morning. The government has just announced it's nixing a longtime fuel subsidy. Gas prices there have more than doubled in many places.
Dec 28, 2011 Legal issues loom over privacy and what a person actually is.