money

  • $560M Powerball winner takes fight for anonymity to court

      $560M Powerball winner takes fight for anonymity to court   While lawyers for the winner of a $560 million Powerball jackpot headed into a Nashua, N.H., courtroom Tuesday to fight for her privacy, at least one New Hampshire legislator said he wants to change the state law to ensure the anonymity of...
  • Youth ministry director accused of stealing collection money!

    The director of children and youth ministries at All Saints Church in Glen Rock was arrested Sunday after surveillance footage showed him allegedly stealing donation envelopes from the collection basket, police said. Church officials brought the footage to the police, said Chief Dean Ackerman. The employee, who was not identified,...
  • Woman receives house arrest after stealing $1.5M from the church!

    A Pennsylvania woman who police say stole more than $1.5 million from church collections will avoid jail time.  WNEP-TV reports 60-year-old Dawn Stevens, of Reeders, was sentenced to one year of house arrest with electronic monitoring Monday. She previously pleaded guilty to felony theft.  The Diocese of Scranton says Stevens...
  • London’s floating church for bankers: sinking market is ‘Gospel opportunity’

    A church ministering to bankers and insurance brokers in central London says current volatility in the global financial markets presents a fresh opportunity to talk to them about Jesus. St Peter’s Barge, a congregation which meets on a boat in the Canary Wharf financial district, says the uncertainty could...
  • ‘Freedom Fighter Bandit’ arrested in bank robberies ‘for the movement’

    She’s accused of robbing several banks and credit unions across metro Atlanta, beginning in October.   The woman accused of robbing several banks and credit unions “for the movement” and “for the streets” has been arrested. The FBI calls her the “Freedom Fighter Bandit” but her real name is...
  • Backpage Pimp Sentenced To 30 Years Federal Prison: Police

    Authorities say a notorious Milwaukee pimp with operations that spread over several midwestern states has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for sex trafficking. On December 20, Jaboree Williams, 31, Milwaukee, was sentenced in federal court to 30 years in federal prison on 18 counts of sex trafficking....
  • Google parent Alphabet reports earnings miss, shares fall

    SAN FRANCISCO — Alphabet shares slid after the Google parent company’s fourth-quarter earnings missed Wall Street estimates, prompting concern about growing expenses. Analysts expected Alphabet (GOOGL, GOOG) to report earnings per share of $9.98, up from $7.56 a year ago. Instead, excluding a one-time $9.9 billion charge from the new tax law, it reported...
  • Former U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown reports to prison, faces ‘rough road’

    Four days after the June 2016 Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, then-U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown descended the stairs of Air Force One in Orlando alongside President Barack Obama. A month later, Brown, whose district reached into Orlando before it was redrawn last year, cast her vote as a superdelegate...
  • Vast majority of new wealth last year went to top 1%

    A new billionaire is created every other day. The three richest Americans have the same amount of wealth as the poorest half of the U.S. population. And 82% of the global wealth generated last year went to just 1% of the world’s population. These are among the findings of...