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Niagara Falls men charged in Medicaid taxi scheme

Five Niagara Falls men have been charged for their roles in a scam in which they defrauded Medicaid of over $50,000, New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood said. Sadat Khan, owner of WeGo Taxi Tours Inc., obtained approval to bill Medicaid by say.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Meet the convicted felon helping people charged in the college admissions scandal prepare for prison

In the college admissions scheme that captured the public’s attention last week prison consultants saw an opportunity. Part fixer and part therapist, their jobs range.....»»

Category: topSource: washpost21 hr. 54 min. ago

Calspan, NFTA renew Niagara Falls airport pact

The renewed deal lasts until 2028......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

Former United Auto Workers VP charged in corruption probe

A former vice president at the United Auto Workers has been charged with conspiracy in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler to buy meals, golf and other perks with money from the automaker......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 18th, 2019

7 more charged with state benefits drug prescription scheme

Authorities say a police officer and three firefighters are among seven people recently charged in a $50 million prescription drug scheme that has already produced nearly two dozen guilty pleas......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 15th, 2019

TPG Rise founder leaves firm in wake of U.S. college admissions scandal

TPG Capital said on Thursday it had fired senior executive Bill McGlashan after he was charged in connection with a U.S. college fraud scheme that has ensnared Hollywood celebrities and corporate elite......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 14th, 2019

Analysts Debate Buying The Dip In Hercules Capital Following CEO"s Involvement In College Bribery Scandal

Hercules Capital Inc (NYSE: HTGC) investors were blindsided Tuesday when the stock dropped more than 8 percent after CEO Manuel Henriquez was among dozens charged in a college admissions bribery scheme. Latest Ratings for HTGC Da.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 13th, 2019

Here are the high-flying financiers charged in the college-admissions cheating scandal

turtix/Shutterstock The Department of Justice on Tuesday charged 50 people with participating in a scheme to get students into colleges by cheating on entrance exams or bribing athle.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2019

Private equity giant TPG has put a top exec on leave after he was charged in a college admissions scandal

John Salangsang/Invision/AP Private equity firm TPG has placed William 'Bill' McGlashan on leave after he was among dozens of people indicted by the FBI Tuesday in an alleged scheme to get students into elite colleges. McGlashan founded TP.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2019

Key quotes from court documents on admissions bribery scheme

Hollywood stars, coaches and others have been charged in a wide-ranging bribery scheme that allowed wealthy parents to get their children into elite colleges......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 12th, 2019

Slew of CEOs charged in alleged college entrance scam

A slew of CEOs and two high-profile actresses are among more than 40 people charged in a $25 million cheating scheme to help wealthy students to gain admission to top colleges, law enforcement officials say......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Slew of CEOs charged in alleged college entrance scam

A slew of CEOs and two high-profile actresses are among more than 40 people charged in a $25 million cheating scheme to help wealthy students to gain admission to top colleges, law enforcement officials say......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Former Pimco CEO among those charged in college bribery scheme

Douglas Hodge, the former chief executive officer of Pacific Investment Management Co., is among those charged Tuesday in a sweeping criminal conspiracy that sought to help applicants win university admission......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Former Pimco CEO among those charged in college bribery scheme

Douglas Hodge, the former chief executive officer of Pacific Investment Management Co., is among those charged Tuesday in a sweeping criminal conspiracy that sought to help applicants win university admission......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Ex-Pimco CEO among those charged in college bribe scheme

Douglas Hodge, the former chief executive officer of Pacific Investment Management Co., is among those charged Tuesday in a sweeping criminal conspiracy that sought to help applicants win university admission......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019

Nonprofit plans expanded services for Niagara Falls homeless

A Niagara Falls nonprofit is expanding with a new one-stop center aimed at filling the gap in services for homeless and needy residents in the city. Heart Love & Soul has for years provided a food pantry, meals, case management and care coordinatio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2019

Holiday Inn Express planned for Pendleton

The development team behind Hampton Inn hotels in Niagara Falls and Pendleton is now poised to build a four-story Holiday Inn Express near the Niagara County/Erie County line. Omkara Hotel LLC, a hospitality investment group headed by area businessman .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

International "chaos" hackers charged with phony bomb threats

A pair of computer hackers have been arrested in an internet scheme to "sow chaos" by sending phony bomb threats to hundreds of schools.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019

Niagara Falls Memorial shifts to community health model

The transformation began in 2008-2009 to move from a safety net hospital into more of a center for community health by collaborating with community agencies and other health system partners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

Russian, Ukrainian defendants among those charged with hacking SEC system in trading scheme

Federal authorities on Tuesday filed charges accusing eight people, including individuals from Russia and Ukraine, of hacking into a government database holding corporate secrets in a scheme that led........»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 16th, 2019

Russians, Ukrainians among those charged with SEC hack in trading scheme

Authorities accused eight people of hacking a government database holding corporate secrets as part of activities that led to at least $4.1 million in illegal trading profits......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 15th, 2019