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60 charged in magazine scam that netted $300M

It's being called the largest elder fraud scheme in the country.

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Canceled: The Halloween bar crawl that no bars knew about

The dubiously organized event was planned for this weekend in Minneapolis.

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Charges: Men broke into Bloomington home, threatened woman with knife

Police responded while the suspects were in the home.

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Alleged scam charity group banned from soliciting donations in MN

Minnesota AG Keith Ellison joined the FTC and three other state AGs in suing the group.

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Minnesota woman out more than $42K after online scam

The money was sent over the course of about a month.

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Beware scamming and profiteering during the coronavirus crisis

Twin Cities law firm Hellmuth & Johnson says businesses and individuals need to be wary.

Eden Prairie woman pleads guilty to Visa robbery scam

She staged robberies in an attempt to get victim of crime Visas.

Charges: 'Robberies' in Eden Prairie were actually scam to get Visas

Police grew suspicious after robberies reported this year bore similarities to incidents in 2015.

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Police: Scammers dupe Eagan residents out of $440K in 2019

More than $440,000 has been stolen through scams in Eagan this year.

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MN issues cease and desist to 'scare tactic' investment scheme

The company has been cold-calling elderly residents.

Woman scammed out of more than $100K over 9 months

The victim was sending money orders over a period of about nine months.

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Scam dupes grandparents out of $4,000 in Target gift cards

A phone scammer got them to believe they were their granddaughter.

'Jury duty' scam calls apparently a problem in Hennepin Co. right now

Local authorities are warning people to be wary of the scams.

A used vehicle scam has been duping consumers in Minnesota

It involves creating fraudulent shipping companies.

Frightening abduction phone scam hits Minnesota town

The call was traced back to somewhere in Mexico.

Don't fall for this jury duty scam targeting Minnesotans

Minnesota's leading judge has warned scammers are preying on vulnerable people.

Looking for Saints-Vikings playoff tickets? Don't get scammed

Here are some things you can do and look for to avoid losing money on fake tickets.

Delta says this website is tricking pet owners

The airline is suing a mysterious website called DeltaPetTransit.com.