Scam Alert

How to avoid common scams


Scammers use Better Business Bureau logo and name


Beware of scammers using the Okaloosa County Tax Collector's Office name


Scam alert: Florida Public Utlities scam


Scammer picks up cash in person from 90-year-old woman


Gulf Power warns customers of potential scam


EXCLUSIVE: Walton School District falls victim to scam


Tax season means scam season


Couple learns lesson on phone scams the hard way


West Florida Electric Cooperative issues fraud alert to its members


FBI: Watch out for holiday scams



 

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Lesbian Wins Right to Spousal Visa in Landmark Hong Kong Case

A Hong Kong appeals court on Monday ruled that a British lesbian whose partner works in the city should be granted a spousal visa.

Puerto Rico Holds Its Breath Over Hurricane-Battered Dam

Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello has warned that 70,000 people could be in danger if the dam failed.

America's Most Effective Anti-ISIS Allies Are Voting on Independence Today

Opponents of the vote — a list of countries that includes the U.S. — say the ballot could provoke destabilization and ethnic violence.

Vaccine Skeptic Message Gets Bolder

Vaccine skeptics, often called anti-vaxxers, are getting bolder with their message that vaccines are the product of a coverup by industry, government and media.

Germany's Far-Right Just Got 13% of Vote. Its Nazi Past Is Just a Stumble Away.

Thousands of so-called "Stolpersteine," or "stumbling stones," remind passersby of the victims of Nazi terror.