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iol.co.za
Wikipedia scammers demanded R5,000A Wikipedia scam has swindled dozens of Britons out of money. The victims were
Wikipedia scammers demanded R5,000
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
A Wikipedia scam has swindled dozens of Britons out of money. The victims were business people and artists seeking to publicise themselves by creating dedicated pages on the online encyclopaedia but found their efforts rejected as ‘promotional... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Wikipedia hit by blackmail scandal as victims are charged for contentVictims are said to have included a wedding photographer in Dorset, a high-end
Wikipedia hit by blackmail scandal as victims are charged for content
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Victims are said to have included a wedding photographer in Dorset, a high-end jewellery shop in Shoreditch, east London and a former Britain's Got Talent contestant. Among them was British holiday company Quality Villas, based in Berkhamsted,... Read more
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express
Britain's Got Talent singer and British businesses targeted by Wikipedia blackmailersWikipedia has been rocked by a blackmail scandal A former Britain's Got Talent
Britain's Got Talent singer and British businesses targeted by Wikipedia blackmailers
express / Posted 2 days ago
Wikipedia has been rocked by a blackmail scandal A former Britain's Got Talent contestant and a women's magazine columnist are amongst those who have been targeted by the elaborate scam, which is being run by an organised crime gang. Fraudulent... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Wikipedia blocks editor accounts linked to extortion scamA Wikipedia scam in which small businesses have been charged “protection money”
Wikipedia blocks editor accounts linked to extortion scam
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
A Wikipedia scam in which small businesses have been charged “protection money” to safeguard pages about their organisations has prompted the online encyclopaedia to block 381 editor accounts. The site’s editing community launched an investigation... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rogue Wikipedia editors scam businessesHundreds of small British businesses and minor celebrities have been targeted b
Rogue Wikipedia editors scam businesses
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Hundreds of small British businesses and minor celebrities have been targeted by a sophisticated blackmail scam orchestrated by “rogue editors” at Wikipedia, The Independent can reveal. The victims, who range from a wedding photographer in Dorset to... Read more
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Independent
Wikipedia rocked by 'rogue editors' blackmail scam targeting small businesses and celebritiesThe victims, who range from a wedding photographer in Dorset to a high-end jewe
Wikipedia rocked by 'rogue editors' blackmail scam targeting small businesses and celebrities
Independent / Posted 3 days ago
The victims, who range from a wedding photographer in Dorset to a high-end jewellery shop in Shoreditch, east London, faced demands for hundreds of pounds to “protect” or update Wikipedia pages about their businesses. A former Britain’s Got Talent... Read more
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Deseret News
Sherry Young: A mother's glimpse into life with a special needs childTrials come to all of us, but there are some who seem to share a larger burden.
Sherry Young: A mother's glimpse into life with a special needs child
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
Trials come to all of us, but there are some who seem to share a larger burden. My niece, Tara, and her husband, Dan Thompson, were given one when their first child, a daughter they named Emma, was found to have hydrocephalus, which is the buildup of... Read more
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The Northeast Georgian
Monday storm hits county hard - Public safety officials say straight-line winds or a microburst is to blame for widespread storm damage left in the wake of a thunderstorm late Monday afternoon. “It was everything you saw and heard ” said Lynn Smit...Public safety officials say straight-line winds, or a microburst, is to blame f
Monday storm hits county hard - Public safety officials say straight-line winds or a microburst is to blame for widespread storm damage left in the wake of a thunderstorm late Monday afternoon. “It was everything you saw and heard ” said Lynn Smit...
The Northeast Georgian / Posted 23 days ago
Public safety officials say straight-line winds, or a microburst, is to blame for widespread storm damage left in the wake of a thunderstorm late Monday afternoon. “It was everything you saw and heard,” said Lynn Smith, Habersham County Emergency... Read more
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FOX 5 Atlanta
Battle over siding: A message to neighborsA homeowner in Atlanta's Cabbagetown neighborhood lashed out at her neighbors i
Battle over siding: A message to neighbors
FOX 5 Atlanta / Posted 24 days ago
A homeowner in Atlanta's Cabbagetown neighborhood lashed out at her neighbors in a very public way. Elizabeth Zappa says she got approval for all her renovation plans, but the project manager made a mistake when it came to the siding. Crews put up... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Hampton boss Dowson's hand will not be forced over PacquetteHampton & Richmond Borough boss Alan Dowson will not be losing sleep over the f
Hampton boss Dowson's hand will not be forced over Pacquette
Kingston Guardian / Posted 29 days ago
Hampton & Richmond Borough boss Alan Dowson will not be losing sleep over the fact a deal for Richard Pacquette remains unsigned. The former Havant & Waterlooville striker, who famously scored against Liverpool in the FA Cup, has been with the... Read more
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MLive.com
Video shows tornado hitting Michigan's ThumbHURON COUNTY, MI — A tornado appears to have touched down in Michigan's Thumb i
Video shows tornado hitting Michigan's Thumb
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
HURON COUNTY, MI — A tornado appears to have touched down in Michigan's Thumb in a damaging storm that snapped apart trees and damaged buildings including a school, the National Weather Service reports. The twister was spotted and recorded on video... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Stacy LedinStacy Lee Ledin, 55, of Joplin, Mo., was called home to Heaven on July 30, 2
Stacy Ledin
Minot Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Stacy Lee Ledin, 55, of Joplin, Mo., was called home to Heaven on July 30, 2015, following a long illness. She was home at the time with her husband, Maurice, at her side. Stacy was born Oct. 15, 1959, in Garrison, the daughter of... Read more

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