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Portland Man Pleads Guilty To Art-Forgery Scheme

An Oregon man confessed to faking works created by well-known artists

07/30/2015

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Cardboard ‘Most Interesting Man’ Fails As Carpool-Lane Ruse

A Washington State Patrol trooper says it’s by far the best carpool scam he’s seen, but it didn’t work.

CBS Seattle–03/24/2015

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Sweepstakes Scam Gets Man Two Years In Prison

A King County man has been sentenced to two years in prison for a “cruel” sweepstakes scam that federal prosecutors say targeted vulnerable people.

CBS Seattle–01/22/2015

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Where To Buy A Cheap Car Online

In place of tiny columns with cryptic abbreviations of a car’s conditions, the Internet boasts searchable listings with generous detail and expansive photo galleries.

06/16/2014

A Seattle CEO who set all firm salaries at $70,000 says both he and his company have faced hardships following the move. (FILE PHOTO. Credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Scammers Targeting Seattle City Light Customers

Seattle Police are warning of a scam involving people posing as Seattle City Light bill collectors.

CBS Seattle–08/21/2013

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Tech Companies Team Up To Combat Email Scams

NEW YORK (AP) — Google, Microsoft and other companies are working together to combat email “phishing” scams. They’ve formed an organization to design a system to authenticate emails from legitimate senders and weed out scams. […]

01/30/2012